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what do i need to bring along to do the thallium stress test?

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Dr. Jeremy Proctor
11 years experience Family Medicine
Just you: Wear comfortable clothes and walking shoes (assuming it is an "exercise" not "chemical" stress). Don't eat or drink anything after midnight. Don't smoke for at least 4 hours before the test, and ask your doctor if you should adjust your morning medications (particularly Insulin if diabetic or a beta blocker - which is a blood pressure medication).
Answered on Jun 25, 2014
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