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Quality Control of Cardiopulmonary Exercise Equipment

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC) Identifier:
First received: November 3, 1999
Last updated: March 4, 2008
Last verified: October 2002

This study is designed to make sure exercise equipment used by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute is working properly. Healthy volunteers will be requested to use P-CCMB cardiopulmonary exercise equipment (treadmills and exercise bicycles) two times a month to ensure the machines are functioning properly.


Study Type: Observational
Official Title: Quality Control of P-CCMB Cardiopulmonary Exercise Equipment

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Further study details as provided by National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC):

Study Start Date: March 1999
Estimated Study Completion Date: October 2002
Detailed Description:

Proper functioning of recently acquired P-CCMB cardiopulmonary exercise equipment will be verified by testing healthy volunteers. In addition, quality control will be verified by performing monthly testing of healthy volunteers as biologic standards.


Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes


Healthy research volunteers who are between 21 and 65 years.


Patients with a history of ischemic or valvular heart disease.

Patients with history of chronic pulmonary disease.

Pregnant women.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00001883

United States, Maryland
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Bethesda, Maryland, United States, 20892
Sponsors and Collaborators
  More Information

Publications: Identifier: NCT00001883     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 990067, 99-H-0067
Study First Received: November 3, 1999
Last Updated: March 4, 2008
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Keywords provided by National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC):
Lung Function
Quality Control
Normal Volunteers processed this record on November 20, 2014