Vascular Fitness Assessment
Our Vascular Research Lab offers a comprehensive assessment of vascular fitness, which includes measurements of blood pressure, blood vessel relaxation, and blood vessel stiffness.
Vascular Fitness Assessment Package1,2,*
As we age, our bodies become more susceptible to cardiovascular diseases. We should routinely examine our cardiovascular health, such as blood pressure, endothelial function, and arterial stiffness to prevent/reduce cardiovascular diseases.
This package includes assessments of your:
1Requires a 4-hour fasting state (overnight fasting state preferred)
2Withhold daily medications until after the assessment if possible
*These measurements are used to provide information about your vascular fitness and cannot be used for diagnostic purposes (i.e. cardiovascular disease). If you have any medical concerns about your vascular health, these should be addressed with your family doctor.