What is an echo stress test?
A stress echocardiography also called an echocardiography stress test or stress echo is a procedure that determines how well your heart and blood vessels are working. During a stress echocardiography, you’ll exercise on a treadmill or stationary bike while your doctor monitors your blood pressure and heart rhythm.
What is an eco test?
The test is also called echocardiography or diagnostic cardiac ultrasound. Quick facts. An echo uses sound waves to create pictures of your heart’s chambers, valves, walls and the blood vessels (aorta, arteries & veins) attached to your heart. A probe called a transducer is passed over your chest.