VIDEO: Can Heart Rate Recovery Determine Death Risk?

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VIDEO: Can Heart Rate Recovery Determine Death Risk?
VIDEO: Can Heart Rate Recovery Determine Death Risk?

Speed in heart rate recovery 20 seconds after standing could predict an older adult's risk of death within the next 4 years. Researchers at Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland found that individuals with the slowest recovery rates were 7 times more likely to die compared with those with faster recovery rates.

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