Unless otherwise directed by your doctor, have a light meal only.
Most cardiac tests can be done within a week’s time so answers are quick and anxieties are alleviated.
S. A. F. E. Testing© is a philosophy of exercise stress testing uniquely developed and practiced by Dr. Visentin. Every test is supervised by the physician and manually adjusted to accommodate the person's capabilities. Evaluation encompasses a comprehensive assessment of all systems required to perform an exercise test, not just electrocardiogram assessment.
Please come with comfortable walking shoes. You will be asked to undress from the waist up and a patient gown will be given to you.
The ECG, Holters, Loops, Echos are completely safe. A physician is present for all exercise stress tests to ensure the patient is safe and well cared for.
Take all medications as usual unless directed otherwise by the referring practitioner. Before chelation, make sure you have had a good meal.
Please call South Simcoe Cardiac Services at 705-735-4685 to rebook your appointment. If you no longer wish the test, please call your healthcare practitioner to discuss your concerns.