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Cardiologists Green Bay WI

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Bharat Y Pathakjee, MD
(920) 433-3640
704 S Webster Ave
Green Bay, WI
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll, Baroda Univ, Baroda, Gujarat, India
Graduation Year: 1971

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Matthias Arthur Fuchs, MD
(920) 433-3640
704 S Webster Ave
Green Bay, WI
Specialties
Cardiology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wi Med Sch, Madison Wi 53706
Graduation Year: 1974

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Todd S Fergus
(920) 496-8877
1727 Shawano Ave
Green Bay, WI
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

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Nina Wokhlu
(920) 433-3640
704 S Webster Ave
Green Bay, WI
Specialty
Cardiovascular Disease

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Kevin A Greer
(920) 433-9621
720 South Van Buren Street
Green Bay, WI
Specialty
Thoracic Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Cardiac Surgery

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Peter Fergus
(920) 496-8877
1727 Shawano Ave
Green Bay, WI
Specialty
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

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Bharat Y Pathakjee
(920) 433-3640
744 S Webster Ave
Green Bay, WI
Specialty
Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

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Anthony James Cousineau, MD
(262) 437-9051
1821 S Webster Ave
Green Bay, WI
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mi State Univ Coll Of Human Med, East Lansing Mi 48824
Graduation Year: 1987

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Peter Andrew Fergus, MD
(715) 732-0832
1727 Shawano Ave
Green Bay, WI
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry, Rochester Ny 14642
Graduation Year: 1970

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Anthony James Cousineau
(920) 496-4700
1821 S Webster Ave
Green Bay, WI
Specialty
Pediatric Cardiology

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HEART RATE MONITORS

 



CONTENTS

  • Basic cardiovascular physiology
  • Pros and cons of using a heart rate monitor
  • Definitions
  • Calculating your maximum heart rate
  • Heart rate training zones
  • Training tips using a heart rate monitor
  • Resting heart rate
  • An opposing opinion The Heart Rate Monitor (HRM) is touted by many cyclists and trainers as the most significant training advance in the last ten years. Although many coaches refuse to work with an athlete without the physiologic training information it provides, HRMs have their detractors. And that small backlash is slowly growing. An alternative to a HRM, not quite as technical and rigid, uses perceived effort as a measure of your level of exertion.

    BASIC CARDIOVASCULAR PHYSIOLOGY

    First, let's review the basic physiology of the circulatory system asking ourselves the question "What does the heart rate really indicate?" The components of the cardiovascular system are:
    • the heart (the pump)
    • the arteries (a distribution system)
    • the capillaries (the exchange system where gases, nutrients, and other chemical compounds move to and from surrounding tissue
    • the veins (which are the return circuit) With every heart beat (contraction of the heart pump), a certain amount of blood (stroke volume) is pushed through the system. The contraction frequency of the heart is the heart rate (HR). The amount of blood moved to the cells of the body every minute is the product of the heart rate and stroke volume (HR x strove volume).

      With physical activity (exercise) more oxygen is required by the muscle cells, and the circulatory system responds by increasing the heart rate (and the cardiac output). With aerobic training, the actual amount of blood pumped per heart beat (stroke volume) increases and the efficiency of the exchange process at the capillary level improves. The result is a lower heart rate for any level of physical activity in the trained versus the untrained individual. Thus aerobic training benefits include:

      • a lower resting heart rate
      • a lower heart rate for a specific level of exertion
      • an increased exercise capacity at an individual's maximum heart rate. The training effect results when the heart muscle is "stressed" by an increase in cardiac output (just as muscles in the arms and legs respond to the stress of lifting free weights). As the cardiac output is directly proportional to the heart rate, a heart rate monitor (HRM) can be used to structure and monitor an aerobic training program. (For additional background see Basic Exercise Physiology - the cardiac system.)

        Let's look at the pros and cons on the use of a HRM.

        PROS AND CONS

        The ADVANTAGES of a HRM include its use:

        • as a motivational tool - like a coach ; brings objectivity to a training program.
        • to teach beginners to read their bodies and avoid anaerobic overtraining.
        • to aid in doling out energy during time trialing or climbing, saving some for the final effort.
        • to analyze ra...

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