Did you know that the heart pumps a minimum of 5 litres of blood through the body per minute and 7,000 litres per day?
The heart is of essential importance for health, so we have prepared a target cardiological preventive check-up, through which you will find out how healthy and strong your heart is. The cardiological check-up is focused on the prevention of cardiovascular diseases and includes the following examinations:
Target laboratory analyses
- Hemogramm: comprehensive blood scan
- Biochemical examinations: lipid profile (cholesterol, HDL, triglycerides) blood sugar, potassium, creatinine, urate, hepatogramm, urine examinations
Through the mentioned target laboratory analyses we determine the blood count, the concentration of fats in the blood (including the analysis of cholesterol in the blood), the function of the liver and kidneys and measure the blood sugar and the inflammatory marker for arteriosclerosis.
Anthropometrical measurements on the basis of the body mass index
ECG when relaxed
Is the basic examination in cardiology, which evaluates the heart rhythm and the function of the heart muscle.
Is the measurement of lung volume and the evaluation of the lung’s function. The examination enables the distinction between the symptoms of lung and heart disease.
Ultrasound of the heart
The examination establishes changes to the valves, possible thickening of the heart muscle, the expansion of the atrium etc.
Ultrasound of the cervical arteries
The examination enables the evaluation of the above-mentioned signs of arteriosclerosis (hardening of the arteries)
Stress testing on a stationary bicycle or cycloergometry
Presentation of the capacity of the cardiovascular system and the activity of the heart during strain
Specialist cardiological examination with the end opinion and evaluation of the risks factors for the occurrence of cardiovascular disease
Cardiological Check-ups are performed at pre-arranged dates in Bled and in Ljubljana subsidiary.
Questions and appointments
For additional information or to make an appointment for preventive health evaluations, please contact us at:
T: +386 (0)4 579 80 00
M: +386 (0)41 644 008