The Importance of Cardiac Testing
When identifying patients at risk for coronary artery disease (CAD), primary care providers (PCPs) can find themselves on the front lines of cardiovascular care.
Often the first to see these types of patients, PCPs can play a critical role in helping to identify individuals who may be at risk for CAD through cardiac
Astellas developed CardiacTesting.com, a website designed specifically for the primary care audience, to help arm the community with knowledge on these
important topics. As an educational hub, Cardiac Testing is a place where PCPs can access the following:
You can download the Cardiac Testing Educational Booklet Series on the next page, or find other downloadable materials in the website library.
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