TREADMILL TEST (TMT)

 

TREADMILL TEST (TMT)

It is an outpatient test to non-invasively assess the adequacy / compromise of blood supply to the heart. It is performed by subjecting the heart to stress (walking on a threadmill), continously recording various parameters like heart rate, BP, ECG. It measures the patients effort tolerance (especially helpful pre operatively) helps in determining the need for coronary angiography.
 TMT1400