Veteran's Health Library Menu

Health Encyclopedia

Understanding Tests & Procedures

Diagnostic Tests
Tests tell your doctor more about your health and your condition. Find out more about the tests you’re likely to have.
Therapeutic Procedures
Certain procedures help treat heart failure. Learn what they are and whether they might help you.
Help improve the VHL. Share your opinions! Click here for brief survey

VHL Web Tour Video - Opens in a pop up window

Did You Know?

Angioplasty is a very common procedure. It is done to widen an artery that has been narrowed by plaque. The procedure can last from 30 minutes to several hours.

Your Online Guide

Stress Echocardiography
Copyright © The StayWell Company, LLC. except where otherwise noted.
Disclaimer - Opens 'Disclaimer' in Dialog Window | Help | About Veterans Health Library