As part of your initial consultation, your cardiologist will discuss your symptoms, and outline which diagnostic test, or combination of diagnostic tests, will be most appropriate for you, and what to expect from each.
The Atrial Fibrillation Institute provides access to a full range of cardiac diagnostic testing through the Queensland Cardiovascular Group at sites around Queensland.
Some of the most common diagnostic tests we perform are listed below. Click on each to learn more about how the test is performed, and what to expect. Your doctor will also discuss your diagnostic testing plan with you in detail during your consultation, and ensure you are informed, comfortable and prepared for your test/s.
• Electrocardiogram (ECG)
• Holter Monitor
• Event Monitor
• Implanted Cardiac Monitor
• Transoesophageal Echocardiography
• Exercise Stress Test
• CT Coronary Angiography (CTCA)
• Calcium Score
• Dobutamine Stress Echo
• Exercise Stress Echo
• 24-h Blood Pressure Monitor