Dobutamine Stress Echocardiogram

It is a non-invasive stress investigation that involves the use of echocardiogram for individuals who are unable to exercise adequately on the treadmill. Instead of exercising on the treadmill, dobutamine will be given to you intravenously to make your heart pump as hard as if you were exercising.

An echocardiogram is a non-invasive imaging technique that enables your cardiologist to visualize how your heart pumps. It makes use of sound waves to produce moving images of your heart while it pumps blood around your body.