Effect of Necktie on Heart Rate, Blood Pressure and Ankle Brachial Index among Male Office Workers

Dr. Sohajpreet Kaur (PT), Dr. Reecha Bedi (PT), Dr. Suresh Mani (PT)
2018 International Journal of Trend in Scientific Research and Development  
Aim: To evaluate the effect of a necktie on heart rate (HR), blood pressure (BP) and ankle brachial index (ABI) Methods: In a cross-sectional study, a total of 56 clients were enrolled of age group 25-35 years (group A) and 36-45 years (group-B) wearing necktie for more than 1 year. Heart rate (carotid pulse), pressure and ABI of the clients were measured by Oscillometric Sphygmomanometer.
doi:10.31142/ijtsrd9599 fatcat:kaio46wqqrgcjelpu4eqpekoby