Advertisement

How can I tell if my coronary plaque is improving with treatment?

Doctors can use a cardiac computerized tomography (CT) scan to see if your plaque is improving with treatment and lifestyle changes.

Continue Learning about Vascular Disease

How to Get a Leg Up on Peripheral Artery Disease
How to Get a Leg Up on Peripheral Artery Disease
When a trip up the stairs triggers pain in your legs or hips, you might think you can’t exercise. If you have peripheral artery disease (PAD), however...
Read More
Prevent Plaque in Arteries with This Summer Fruit
Prevent Plaque in Arteries with This Summer Fruit
Keep your arteries healthy, flexible, and clog-free by tossing a handful of sweet, juicy blueberries into your morning yogurt cup. Research suggests ...
Read More
What is the connection between peripheral artery disease and cardiovascular risks?
West Valley Medical CenterWest Valley Medical Center
The connection between peripheral artery disease and cardiovascular risks has to do with your chance...
More Answers
What should I do if I think I have peripheral artery disease (PAD)?
SCAISCAI
If you think you have PAD, you should see a doctor. Make an appointment with your primary care docto...
More Answers

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.