Guidelines

POETTS CPET Practice Guidelines (British Journal of Anaesthesia 2018)

Perioperative Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing (PCPET): consensus clinical guidelines on indications, organisation, conduct and physiological interpretation of PCPET.
DZH Levett PhD, S Jack, M Swart, J Carlisle, J Wilson, C Snowden, M Riley, G Danjoux, SA Ward, P Older, MPW Grocott and the Perioperative Exercise Testing and Training Society (POETTS).
These guidelines have been endorsed by the Association of Respiratory Technology and Physiology (ARTP).

 Perioperative cardiopulmonary exercise testing (CPET): consensus clinical guidelines on indications, organization, conduct, and physiological interpretation (1.75 MB)




The POETTS clinical practice guidelines for the conduct of Perioperative CPET have been developed by consensus by a group of practicing Perioperative CPET physicians, diagnostic CPET practitioners and exercise physiologists. They were reviewed and ratified at the national POETTS society meeting. They have been endorsed by the Association for Respiratory Technology and Physiology (ARTP).