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What is a basal metabolic rate and a resting heart rate?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: BMR vs RHR

Basal metabolic rate (BMR) is the minimal rate of energy expenditure per unit time by warm-blooded animals at rest.
resting heart rate is how many beats per minute the heart is going when the person is at rest usually 60-90bpm

In brief: BMR vs RHR

Basal metabolic rate (BMR) is the minimal rate of energy expenditure per unit time by warm-blooded animals at rest.
resting heart rate is how many beats per minute the heart is going when the person is at rest usually 60-90bpm
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