The first step is to undergo the CardioHealth® Test, so
your physician will know if you are more like Jack or more like Joe
If the test results show that you have a thick IMT and/or
atherosclerotic plaque, don’t panic! Here’s the good news.
Joe's scan revealed plaque buildup in
his carotid artery. Also, Joe's CIMT
(carotid artery wall thickness) was
high compared to other men of the
same age and ethnicity. Now,
Joe's physician knows that he is at
higher risk of heart attack and stroke
and can choose more
The thicker the artery, the more intensive druge therapy is needed.
Ask your physician about your preventive treatment options.
Surgery or stents may be required if additional tests
reveal a life threatening condition.