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Bruce Stress Test

A Bruce Protocol Stress Test (or Exercise Tolerance Test) is a standard test in Cardiology and is comprised of multiple exercise stages of three minutes each. At each stage, the gradient and speed of the treadmill are evaluated to increase work output called METS. Where instructed Tees Medical Services Ltd refers its clients to their Consultant Cardiologist for an ETT. This involves an investigation of a patients resting ECG, patient review (history and examination) and a Cardiologist's Summary Report.

What is an Exercise Tolerance Test used for?

An Exercise Tolerance Test (ETT) is helpful in evaluating a patient's heart function during exertion, and detecting the presence of coronary artery disease and arrhythmias. This service is available to clients throughout the North East, particularly Middlesbrough, Sunderland, Newcastle, North Yorkshire and Durham areas.


Tees Medical Services
Suites 2, 3 & 6
Boho Zero
21 Gosford Street

T: 01642 988152
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Company Details

Tees Medical Services Ltd is registered in England & Wales at Suites 2, 3 & 6, Boho Zero, 21 Gosford Street, Middlesbrough, TS2 1BB.
Company registration number: 10289950.

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