Twenty-Four Hour Blood Pressure Monitoring
Note: This service is located in Cardiac Diagnostics, East Building, Level 2.
A 24-hour ambulatory Blood Pressure monitor provides valuable information for patients with elevated blood pressure, fluctuating blood pressure readings, or to rule out white coat syndrome. The patient wears the monitor for 24 hours with values measured every half-hour during the day and every hour overnight. A report is generated and sent back to the referring physician. Appointments are booked Monday to Thursday.
This test is not covered by OHIP - Cost: is $50.00. For more information and hours of operation call 905-895-4521, ext. 2801 or fax 905-830-5980.
The Blood Pressure Monitoring diary can be downloaded by clicking here.