Hope International Hospital presses into use, VIVID S5 – High performance ECG machine, sophisticated GE MARS Express Holter Monitoring system and SEER Light Compact Holter Monitor for accurate and reliable ambulatory ECG results, the latest GE CASE TMT System to conduct treadmill tests and the MAC 1200- 12 channel ECG system which accurately picks up the electrical activity of heart... read more
- 2D ECHO
An Echocardiogram is an ultrasound scan of the heart. It is sometimes just called an ECHO. The scan can give accurate pictures of the heart muscle, the heart chambers, structures within the heart such as valves and also the pressures and volumes in the heart chambers.
An Echo can be carried out for many different reasons. It may be done..read more
TMT (Treadmill test, Exercise ECG testing, Exercise Tolerance Test)
A TMT records the electrical activity of the heart whilst the patient exercises to assess the severity of coronary artery disease. It gives the doctor an idea about the extent of narrowing of the blood vessels supplying the heart...read more
Angiogram is a procedure in which a very thin plastic catheter is passed into the chambers of the heart and also into the main blood vessels of the heart i.e. the coronary arteries which supply oxygenated blood to the heart muscle. A dye is then injected down the catheter into the artery and X-ray films are taken simultaneously. The dye shows up on the X-rays and brings to lig..read more