Heart attack early detection
The purpose of cardiac diagnostics is to visualize the condition of the heart and coronary arteries. Diagnosing as early as possible can save lives – according to the German Federal Statistical Office, around 250,000 people die of heart attacks or heart disease in Germany every year. Initial symptoms such as pressure sensations or rhythm disturbances are not infrequently overlooked – which is why good preventive care is very important for increasing life expectancy.
Known risk factors
- Smoking & heavy drinking
- Diabetes mellitus
- High cholesterol
- Genetic disposition (family history)
Radiological diagnostics of the heart
In the urban area of Munich, Radiologie München also offers the possibility of optimal radiological examinations in your vicinity. Pick a location that works for you and make an appointment.
What examinations do we offer at Radiologie München?
According to the observation of symptoms by the attending physicians, we at Radiologie München can use various further diagnostic procedures to clarify a disease of the heart.
Coronary calcium measurement can accurately depict potential blood flow obstruction and localization of bottlenecks. Cardio-CT and cardio-MRI are used to assess structural problems, such as heart defects, cardiomyopathies, or valvular disease.