Scientists have described a new method of diagnostics of heart diseases. A simple test gives information about the risk of heart attack and its consequences in a few minutes after the start of the test, writes News.com.au.
During a heart attack is damage to the heart muscle due to insufficient blood flow to the organ. Experts from the University of Glasgow has developed a wire that is sensitive to temperature and pressure in the coronary vessels. A quick analysis shows the risk of heart attack and suggests its implications based on the data collected.
If you suspect a heart attack patients undergo coronary angiography. The method is quite informative, but does not give a complete picture of the extent of damage to the blood vessels. Wire with receptors pressure changes everything. As a result, doctors get a full picture of the state authority.