Frequently Asked Questions
Here’s a list of FAQs about cardiology. Find answers to commonly asked questions about heart ailments, treatment, our services, and information about our experienced and dedicated team of cardiologists.
Can I consult with a cardiologist on regular basis?
Yes, with preexisting type 2 diabetes mellitus, hypertension, dyslipidemia, hypothyroidism, any other cardiovascular disease and comorbid like obesity, smoking, or sedentary lifestyle.
What are the methods available in calwin hospitals to find out heart attacks?
Electrocardiogram, echocardiogram, cardiac enzymes, coronary angiogram.
Is thrombolysis a surgical procedure?
No thrombolysis is a procedure where a drug is given through your veins.
Which procedure is best after thrombolysis?
How do I know if my heart is, ok?
If you don’t have any symptoms such as chest pain, shortness of breath, palpitation, syncope, leg swelling. Your treadmill testing should be negative for inducible ischemia.
What tests can show heart problems?
Echocardiogram, Electrocardiogram, Treadmill testing, Holter, Coronary Angiogram.
What is the best way to check for heart blockage?
Can blood test shows heart problems?
Yes, Cardiac Enzymes.
Can an ECG detect an blocked arteries?
Yes, in an heart attack situation.
Does x-ray chest shows cardiac problems?
Yes, structural abnormalities can be detected.