Cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of death in the world and in our country as well. The life of modern man is also affected by stress as one of the most important factors for the development of the disease, along with improper diet, obesity, inadequate physical activity, smoking, excessive alcohol intake and genetic predisposition.
A cardiologist specializes in the treatment of heart and blood vessel diseases, which are the most common diseases of the modern age, and probably one of the most well-known diseases is hypertension.
The most common diseases of the heart and blood vessels include: angina pectoris, acute myocardial stroke, arterial hypertension and hypotension (high and low blood pressure), heart defects, heart failure, pericarditis and infectious endocarditis, heart rhythm disorders, aortic and peripheral aortic diseases.
The team of cardiologists in Konzilijum deals with prevention, diagnostics, which includes a stress test, imaging coronary angiography, heart ultrasound with Color Doppler and the treatment of cardiovascular disorders.
We are at your disposal even when you have an acute problem that requires urgent resolution.
The following types of cardiac examinations are available:
Cardiac examination with ECG - examinations in this infirmary include taking medical history, physical examination, ECG, blood pressure measurement, therapy, additional diagnostic methodse
Ultrasound of the heart (echocardiogram)
Ergometry - non-invasive diagnostic method that represents a test of physical expenditure on the conveyor belt with continuous ECG and blood pressure measurement.
Echocardiographic stress test – performed to detect ischemic heart disease. It is performed with dosed physical activity on the conveyor belt with a continuous ECG, monitoring of heart ultrasound and measurement of blood pressure.
Pharmacological (dobutamine) test for ischemia – is performed in order to detect ischemic heart disease. It is performed using a pharmacological agent with continuous ECG, heart ultrasound monitoring and blood pressure measurement.
Holter ECG - continuous monitoring of heart rhythm
Holter TA - continuous monitoring of blood pressure