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Synonyms for ergometer

measuring instrument designed to measure power

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Eight adolescents with spina bifida participated in a study which attempted to integrate a computer gaming programme into an arm ergometer activity.
Each subject performed a discontinuous progressive graded exercise test on an Angio arm ergometer (Lode BV; Groningen, the Netherlands) to assess cardiorespiratory function.
2004) Comparison between the use of saliva and blood for the minimum lactate determination in arm ergometer and cycle ergometer in table tennis players.
In this study, researchers used an arm ergometer, a tabletop device akin to bicycle pedals operated with the arms rather than the legs.
After a four minute warm-up period of pedaling a cycle or cranking an arm ergometer without load, the work rate was increased by 7 or 10 W per minute to the limit of the childrens' tolerance.
injected an isotope into the hands of nondisabled women and determined that 5 minutes of exercises using an arm ergometer enhanced lymphatic clearance in the hand [30].