Cycloergometry or stress test is a cardiovascular examination that does not interfere with your body using injections and other invasive means. Cycloergometry is a stress test whose task is to determine the maximum possible load on the cardiovascular system for an individual. It is a non-invasive cardiology examination that is performed on the exercise bike.
For everyday life, it can be used to determine the maximum heart rate of an individual: This data provides an insight into the athlete’s cardiovascular status, physical fitness and determine the intensity. According to this information, you can determine fat burning zones, improving cardiorespiratory function, maximum sugar consumption during exercise etc.
It is used for risk assessment and indicates possible heart diseases in active athletes.