Heart diseases are among the main causes of death in the world and in our country. Some of the heart diseases can increase the sudden cardiac death. These are coronary heart diseases, cardiomyopathies, heart valve diseases, myocarditis, congenital heart diseases, primary rhythm disorders, heart diseases related to drugs and some toxic substances. Cardiac surveillance and cardiology examinations are carried out in Cardiology Clinic and Cardiology Laboratory in Private Çapa Hospital. The structure, gaps, valves, and function of the heart is evaluated with the ultrasonographic examination of the heart with the echocardiographic examination. Electrocardiography recording is carried out for 24 hours or more with Holter Monitoring and findings related to rhythm-transmission problems or coronary artery disease are being investigated by evaluating the records in line with the patients’ complaints. The diagnosis, follow-up, and evaluation of the functional capacities of patients with the coronary artery disease are carried out in Exercise ECG laboratory.
Required procedures are planned by evaluating the heart valve replacement, valvuloplasty, TAVI indications according to echocardiographic findings.
The patient is guided to required procedures by deciding on whether there are indications in terms of the pacemaker, ICD application, or electrophysiological study in line with the findings.
EXERCISE – ECG
Guidance is provided to the patients if Coronary Angiography is necessary in the light of the findings.