TMT or a treadmill test is a  stress test conducted to assess how the heart responds during times of extreme stress. It helps to determine if the heart is receiving enough supply of oxygen and blood flow when it requires the most , like when one is exercising.

It is generally advised to people who have been experiencing sporadic chest pains or other symptoms of coronary heart disease. 

Patient Instruction for TMT at Santosh Diagnostic Centre
  • Inform your doctor if you have arthritis, diabetes
  • Wear loose comfortable clothes
  • Do not eat, drink  caffeinated beverages or smoke for at least three hours before the test.
  • Report any chest pains or weakness on the day of the test.