It is a non-invasive heart investigation that creates images of the sections of the heart using sound vibrations. It presents the various parts of the heart as in pictures so that it becomes easy to check if there is any damage or blockages, and blood flow rate.
An electrocardiogram is a painless, noninvasive way to help diagnose many common heart problems in people of all ages. Your doctor may use an electrocardiogram to determine or detect:
An exercise stress test is primarily used to help your doctor determine if your heart receives enough oxygen and proper blood flow when it needs it most, such as when you are exercising.
Twenty-four hour Holter monitoring is a continuous test to record your heart’s rate and rhythm for 24 hours.
Peripheral vascular studies use ultrasound to check for vascular diseases including carotid artery disease, peripheral artery disease, blood clots, deep vein thrombosis (DVT), and venous insufficiency. Peripheral Vascular Studies are generally quick and painless.
An electroencephalogram (EEG) is a test that detects electrical activity in your brain using small, metal discs (electrodes) attached to your scalp. Your brain cells communicate via electrical impulses and are active all the time, even when you're asleep. This activity shows up as wavy lines on an EEG recording.
Trans-Cranial Doppler ultrasound (TCD) is a diagnostic test which measures blood flow to and within the brain.
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