Should I Take My Medications?
Do Not…take any medications unless instructed to do so by your physician. Bring any medications, including asthma inhalers, you skip the day of the test.
Can I smoke or Drink Caffeine?
No, you may not smoke or drink caffeine for 24 hours prior to your test. This includes chocolate, tea or decaffeinated coffee. Please do not eat or drink for 4 to 6 hours prior to test except for water.
How Should I Dress?
Dress for comfort and movement. Wear loose fitting work-out attire and comfortable shoes as you will be either walking on a treadmill for a short while or receiving stress medicine.
Ladies, please do not wear bras with underwire or 1-piece garments such as dresses or bodysuits.
Important: Please do not wear shirts with metal buttons or zippers.
What Should I Bring?
Water and food. 1-2 bottles of water and a lunch/snack, such as a sandwich or fruit. You will be instructed when to eat during the test. Medications. Bring any medications, including asthma inhalers, you skip the day of the test.