Learning Your Cardiologist’s Language

Don’t hesitate to ask for explanations of confusing acronyms or abbreviations—your health depends on it.

You know how important it is to understand your doctor’s diagnosis of a medical condition, instructions regarding medications, or explanation of a test result. But, when it comes to heart health, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the terminology. A cardiologist’s vocabulary is filled with acronyms like CABG and STEMI, and tests such as electrocardiograms […]

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