Stent Angioplasty

First, a cardiac catheterization is performed. You will receive medication for relaxation, and then the doctor will numb the site with local anesthesia. Next, a sheath (a thin plastic tube) is inserted into an artery — usually in your groin, but sometimes in the arm. A long, narrow, hollow tube, called a catheter, is passed through the sheath and guided up the blood vessel to the arteries surrounding the heart. A small amount of contrast material is injected through the catheter and is photographed as it moves through the heart’s chambers, ... Read more ...


Analisys Treatment

Get to know your family health history by collecting information about your relatives and tracing your health history back at least three or four generations. If a parent and/or family members has heart disease or died from a heart attack, you are at risk of developing other risk factors, such as high cholesterol, obesity, high blood pressure or diabetes. Visit your physician for a complete medical evaluation, lipid profile, and blood sugar and blood pressure check. Make sure he or she knows what medications or drugs you are using as well as an... Read more ...


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