Everything you ever wanted to know about CPET (Cardio Pulmonary Exercise Testing) but were too afraid to ask; this conversation is a fascinating deep dive into the topic with two experts in the field. Discover how widely practiced this technique is across the UK, hear about the advantages people who use it have in terms of outcomes and patient safety. Also, what do institutions then do with the data and how does that increase our understanding of the human body?

Some of the UCL podcasts mentioned in the piece are available here:

Introduction to Cardio Pulmonary Exercise Testing – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U_0Gi0gozgU

Cardio Pulmonary Exercise Testing: Setup – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qW9KFo0kiMk

Check out their YouTube channel for more: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_NlyaSqWQngSCFF1LLHW8w

The POETTS website is here: https://poetts.co.uk/

Finally, our excellent Xtreme Everest podcast archive is here: https://www.topmedtalk.com/category/conferences/xtreme-everest/

Presented by Desiree Chappell with Monty Mythen and their guests Jeroen Molinger, Clinical Medical Exercise Physiologist at Duke University Medical Center, Department of Anesthesiology & ICU and John Whittle, assistant Professor at Duke University Medical Centre.