Frequently Asked Questions
During and immediately after the aerobic fitness test, it is possible to experience symptoms such as abnormal blood pressure, fainting, light-headedness, muscle cramps or strain, nausea, and in very rare cases (1 per 20,000 in testing facilities), heart rhythm disturbances or heart attack. Despite rare, such risks must be acknowledged.
1) presence of any flu-symptom (e.g. fever, cough, sore throat, and shortness of breath);
2) in the last 14 days, the patient has travelled anywhere outside of Canada;
3) in the last 14 days, the patient had close contact with a confirmed or probable case of COVID-19;
4) in the last 14 days, the participant had contact with a person with acute respiratory illness who has travelled anywhere outside of Canada within the 14 days before their illness;
Moreover, equipment and facility are disinfected regularly before and after each testing/exercise intervention.