A coronary calcium score is a special type of multidector CT scan that measures the amount of calcium present in the coronary arteries.
Cardiac CT uses x-rays to create detailed pictures of the heart and its blood vessels. It may be used to see whether you have a build-up of calcium in your arteries.
An Echocardiogram (Echo) is an ultrasound of your heart. We use it to assess how your heart is pumping, and to detect any problems with your heart’s major blood vessels.
A Holter Monitor is a portable device that records your heart beats as you go about your daily activities.
A stress ECG is a test that shows how well your heart handles exercise. e. You’ll be asked to walk on a treadmill with several sensors.
24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM) monitors your blood pressure over a 24-hour period.
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