Clinical Benefit of EECP

Clinical Benefits of EECP

Increased time to exercise-induced chest discomfort or other symptoms

Sustained decline in chest discomfort and the use of nitrates

Improvement in myocardial perfusion (circulation to the heart)

Improvement in oxygen consumption

Increase in development and recruitment of collateral vessels in the heart

Improvement in coronary artery dilatation

Increased exercise tolerance and exercise ability

Long-term improvement in heart function

Peripheral (lower limb) effects similar to exercise training

Improved quality of life

Effective for patients with recurrent angina and heart failure