NEWS & INSIGHTS

Cardiology

Sep 10 |

ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY: A cool sensation may be felt on your skin from the gel on the transducer, and a slight pressure of the transducer may be felt on your chest.

EXERCISE STRESS TEST OR STRESS ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY: Discontinue erectile dysfunction medication for 1 week before your test. Bring a list of all your current medications. Wear soft sole shoes and comfortable clothing.

HOLTER MONITORING: Please do not put any cream/lotion on your chest. Wear loose, comfortable clothing. Bring a list of all your current medications. Please note: a shower/bath is not permitted during the recording period.

BLOOD PRESSURE MONITORING: Please wear a shirt/blouse with short or loose-fitting sleeves. Bring a list of all your current medications.