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If someone has a high resting heart rate, what is their usual level of cardiovascular fitness?

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Dr. Sergio Schabelman
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Low fitness

If a person has high resting heart rate, usually the level of physical fitness is low (provided the patient does NOT have anemia, hyperthyroidism or is on stimulants, even coffee)

In brief: Low fitness

If a person has high resting heart rate, usually the level of physical fitness is low (provided the patient does NOT have anemia, hyperthyroidism or is on stimulants, even coffee)
Dr. Sergio Schabelman
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