Transesophageal echocardiogram and cardiac angiogram
are invasive procedures that can help in the diagnosis.
Consultant cardiologist Dr Nick Ossei-Gerning said: "Patients who are experiencing chest pain and other cardiac conditions can now come to Spire Cardiff Hospital, undergo a routine exercise test and cardiac echo and then if necessary, progress to a cardiac angiogram
, thanks to the new lab.
Cardiologists at the US University of Vanderbilt introduced a new approach for a variety of procedures such as coronary arteriograms, angioplasty and stents, according to Jordanian cardiologist at the university, Dr Ahmad Jabir Abu-Halimah, who said in a telephone call with Petra that doctors can have the cardiac angiogram
done through the wrist,.