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Father went to the gym today after exercise had a 101 heart rate instead of hi usual 120 ..Problem? Father is 84 goes to the gym 3 times a week, had quin triple by pass 20 yrs ago and a stint put in 10 yrs ago

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Dr. Michael Schwartz
Surgery - Vascular

In brief: Cardiologist?

Seems that he has a significant cardiac history.
He should be evaluated by his cardiologist to make sure he is able to participate in this rigorous activity routine. If so, good for him and he should continue.

In brief: Cardiologist?

Seems that he has a significant cardiac history.
He should be evaluated by his cardiologist to make sure he is able to participate in this rigorous activity routine. If so, good for him and he should continue.
Dr. Michael Schwartz
Dr. Michael Schwartz
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Dr. Samin Sharma
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Not

Not to worry about the pulse rate as long as there are no othe rsymptoms.

In brief: Not

Not to worry about the pulse rate as long as there are no othe rsymptoms.
Dr. Samin Sharma
Dr. Samin Sharma
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