A comprehensive guide to testing, medical imaging and other health and illness prevention-related services. Click on the screening category to learn more about these services, individual tests & screening items
There are a variety of tests which can help understand one’s heart or cardiac health. Depending on the health check plan, testing may include resting or exercise ECG and / or blood tests to measure for signs or risk of cardiovascular disease.
C-reactive protein (CRP) is a protein produced by the liver and measures at heightened levels when there is inflammation in the body. Abnormal levels of CRP in the blood are a signal of inflammation-related diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis or different types of infection. It is furthermore suggested that chronic ongoing levels of inflammation in the body can lead to other health concerns such as heart disease.