Office Test Instructions
Hospital Test Instructions:
Angiogram (Cardiac Catherization) – This test may be done as an outpatient or an inpatient at the hospital.
Electrophysiology Study – This test may be done as an outpatient or inpatient at the hospital.
What to expect:
- Have nothing to eat or drink for 8 hours prior to the check-in time for your procedure. You may have sips of water to take your medications as directed by a San Diego Cardiac Center nurse.
- Report to the Admissions Office at Sharp Memorial Hospital as directed by the San Diego Cardiac Center procedure scheduler.
- Bring your insurance card and personal hygiene items to the hospital. It is best not to bring your valuables.
- Your nurse at the hospital will review the procedure with you and have you sign a consent form at that time.