Echocardiogram

Must-Have Tests for Heart Risk Factors

…electrocardiogram (EKG) establishes baseline information about the way electrical messages flow to the heart muscle and possible arrhythmias. * An echocardiogram will assess you’re the health and function of your heart overall—individual chamber size, possible enlargement, valve status, wall motion abnormalities…

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What are ACE Inhibitor Drugs?

…your left ventricle may have wall motion abnormalities, meaning that the scarred areas are not contracting with the rest of the muscle tissue. Echocardiograms have shown that ACE inhibitor drugs support the left ventricle so that it works more like a healthy heart, improving pumping ability and ejection…

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