A Coronary Angiogram is a unique X-Ray of your heart performed in a Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory (Cath Lab), which is similar to an operating theatre.
24 HOUR BLOOD PRESSURE MONITOR
A 24 hour blood pressure monitor is designed to measure a patients blood pressure at regular intervals over a 24 hour period.
12 LEAD ELECTROCARDIOGRAM (ECG)
An electrocardiogram, or ECG is a 10 second electrical recording of a patients heart rate and rhythm.
An echocardiogram or echo as it is sometimes referred to, is an ultrasound examination of a patients heart.
EXERCISE STRESS TEST
An exercise stress test is a walking test performed on a treadmill under the supervision of a cardiologist and trained cardiac technician.
A holter monitor is a simplified ECG monitor designed to record your heart rate and rhythm over approximately a 24 hour period.
A small device is placed on your skin over your pacemaker, and information from the pacemaker is transmitted to the doctors computer.
A Stress Echocardiogram involves combining an exercise stress test and a modified echocardiogram.