Cardiac care at Dukes Memorial Hospital focuses on the functions and disorders of the heart and its connected circulatory system. According to the American Heart Association, 84 million people in the U.S. suffer from some form of cardiovascular disease, affecting blood flow throughout the body. Cardiovascular disease can lead to heart attacks, strokes or other serious complications.
Dukes Memorial Hospital provides the following cardiac care services:
- Full-time cardiologist
- Cardiac event monitor
- Stress testing
- Segmental pressures
- Echocardiogram - ECHO
- Stress ECHO
It's important to know the signs and symptoms of a heart attack and where to find more information on Early Heart Attack Care (EHAC). For more information, please visit www.scpc.org/education/ehac.aspx.