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Cardiac Tests

It is important that you, your family and your carers understand what any test you have had, or may have in the future, is for.

This section will cover the common tests that can be performed to identify the precise nature of your heart problems.

Cardiac tests at University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust include the following, with links to the Activate your Heart website for further explanation.


patient undergoing cardiac investigations by a cardio nurse


More information:

For information about other cardiac tests please refer to the full list of explanations on the Activate Your Heart website.
A comprehensive list of Cardiac tests explained