Sir, I am 42 years old man and absolutely doing fine healthwise. I am regular at walk/run and swimming without any problems. i got done my TMT as a periodical health check up. If you could please explain me the meaning of my TMT report: Exercised on Bruce Protocol upto 10:48 (13.00 METS). 87% maximal age predicted heart rate achieved. Baseline ECG within normal limits. Patient developed significant ST depressions in leads II, III, aVF & V6 (-1.75, -2.1, -1.75, -1.1 mm horizontal) maximal at peak exercise, which reverted to baseline by 1 minute in recovery. No angina . No arrhythmias. Impression: TMT is positive for inducible ischemia .
Asked On : Sat, 20 Aug 2011