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  1. M

    Is there an easy way to measure aerobic threshold?

    Ok, here is my issue. Like many of you, I have exertional intolerance. Mine is usually presented not as fatigue though, but as pain. I can go swimming for a little bit and be fine. However, I can extrapolate on intensity and experience post-exertional pain, tingling, petechiae, etc. That will...
  2. Pyrrhus

    Insights from Invasive Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing of Patients with ME/CFS (Joseph et al., 2021)

    A new publication by the team of Phillip Joseph, Anne Oaklander, and David Systrom, which I personally find exciting. Insights from Invasive Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing of Patients with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (Joseph et al., 2021)...
  3. Kyla

    Unexplained exertional dyspnea caused by low ventricular filling pressures: results from clinical invasive cardiopulmonary exercise testing

    This isn't about ME, but some of the patients had POTS, and this is discussed in the context of exercise testing. Thought the results might be of interest to some here. I have pulled out one of the relevant sections and quoted it (below the abstract)...