It also includes the prevention of these diseases and therefore cardiological control in healthy people that runs a risk of hypertension, cholesterol or sugar.
Some pathologies that are treated by the cardiologist: dyslipidemia, pulmonary embolism, atrial fibrillation, arterial hypertension, acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, syncope and valvular diseases.
Electrocardiogram (ECG / EKG)
It is a simple test where the electrical activity of the heart is observed, that means the activity that occurs in each heartbeat. The patient’s electrical activity is recorded from the surface of the body and is usually displayed on a paper with a graphic representation or plot. When analyzing the result, you can see different waves that represent the electrical stimuli of the ventricles or the atria.
- Arterial Blood Pressure Monitoring – MAPA – Holter
- Electrographic Holter
- Effort tests