Heart disease is the leading cause of death globally, and early detection is crucial in reducing the risk of developing life-threatening cardiovascular conditions such as heart attacks and strokes. Did you know that simple routine blood tests are an essential tool in the prevention of heart issues?
Blood tests can provide vital information on the risk factors associated with heart disease, and regular monitoring can help identify potential issues before they become severe.
Routine blood tests help in identifying potential risk factors for heart disease and provide important information on an individual's overall health. Regular monitoring of cholesterol, blood sugar, blood pressure, and inflammation, can help identify potential issues early on and allow for early interventions.
Blood tests are laboratory tests that analyze a blood sample to provide information about an individual's health. Blood tests can measure various factors, including cholesterol, blood sugar, blood cell count, and organ function. Blood tests are a non-invasive and relatively simple way to gather crucial information about an individual's health. They are vital in preventing, diagnosing, and managing various health conditions.
Healthcare providers may use several essential cardiac blood tests to assess an individual's heart health. These tests include:
Fakeeh University Hospital's (FUH) Heart Institute encourages you to be Heart Smart. Offering a multidisciplinary treatment approach, the Heart Institute offers holistic care to patients across all age groups, starting from 5 weeks of life.
FUH’s Heart Institute constitutes a skilled team of surgeons, consultants, and specialist interventional cardiologists equipped with modern diagnostic tools providing the patients and doctors with comfort and confidence in care management. The institute has a dedicated cardiac catheterization lab staffed by highly experienced interventional cardiologists and nurses. The lab constitutes the latest technology, including advanced imaging systems and real-time monitoring equipment, to ensure patients receive the highest quality care. In addition, the hospital has a well-equipped Emergency department offering prompt actions for cardiac and other emergencies.
FUH’s Heart Institute offers specialized and comprehensive heart care services including:
The FUH team is committed to providing precision care for your heart through accurate and smart diagnosis of heart diseases with advanced diagnostic tools including nuclear scans, cardiac CT scans, cardiac MRIs, and remote monitoring.