ARTHUR J. MOSS, M.D., F.A.C.P.; BRUCE WYNAR, B.A.
The average heart rate of 10 house officers who presented cases at grand rounds increased from a base-line value of 73 beats/min to 154 beats/min in the minute before or during case presentation. The magnitude of the sinus tachycardia in response to this form of nonphysical stress was equivalent to moderately vigorous exercise.
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MOSS AJ, WYNAR B. Tachycardia in House Officers Presenting Cases at Grand Rounds. Ann Intern Med. 1970;72:255–256. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-72-2-255
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1970;72(2):255-256.
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