Navigation Links
The PLAC Test is Now Available at ANY LAB TEST NOW North Dallas
Date:1/17/2010

The common cholesterol test is based on 30 year old technology. Although this simple test is often used as a baseline for cardiovascular health, research indicates that half of all heart attack patients have low to moderate cholesterol levels. An affordable, direct access walk-in lab in North Dallas called ANY LAB TEST NOW is now offering the PLAC Test for only $79. The PLAC Test helps identify hidden" cardiovascular risk for stroke and heart attack.

Dallas, TX (Vocus) January 17, 2010 -- ANY LAB TEST NOW North Dallas has announced the launch of a new cardiovascular test called the PLAC Test. The PLAC Test is based on cutting edge medical technology and is the only blood test cleared by the FDA to aid in assessing risk for both coronary heart disease (CHD) and ischemic stroke associated with atherosclerosis. Simply put, the PLAC Test measures your chance of plaque rupture and thrombosis which is the leading cause of most strokes and found in 68% of heart attack cases.

The PLAC Test may be used as a management tool in patients at intermediate to high risk for coronary heart disease or ischemic stroke events. Suitable patients may include patients with two or more risk factors, such as family history of cardiovascular disease or hypertension, even if their overall lipid profile looks normal. Other risk factors include cigarette smoking, low HDL cholesterol, being a man over 45 years and being a woman over 55 years old.

ANY LAB TEST NOW North Dallas allows customers to walk-in without insurance or a doctors order and purchase the PLAC Test.    Owner Greg Johnson states, Early detection can save lives when combating cardiovascular disease, and our proactive approach allows customers to purchase the PLAC Test and already have it in-hand when they visit their physician." The PLAC Test is available to all ANY LAB TEST NOW North Dallas customers and retails for $79.

Unlike many cardiovascular blood tests, there is no preparation needed for the PLAC Test. The patient does not have to be fasting and can be on medications. The test results are highly specific for inflammation associated with atherosclerosis, and are not likely to be falsely elevated from infections, rheumatologic disorders or obesity.

North Dallas residents wanting to get the PLAC Test can call ANY LAB TEST NOW North Dallas at (972) 596-6181. For a complete listing of all ANY LAB TEST NOW locations, please visit their website at www.AnyLabTestNorthDallas.com

# # #

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/ANY-LAB-TEST-NOW/cardiovascular_test/prweb3456524.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related medicine news :

1. Web's Newest, Sub-1000 Range of Hot Tubs Now Available For Purchase Online!
2. H1N1 Vaccines Still Available in North Dallas
3. Emergency Grants and Mental Health First Aid Training Available to Meet Mental Health Needs After Haiti Earthquake
4. TRIA Laser Hair Removal System Now Available at Bloomingdales
5. 2010: A Tough Year Ahead for Discharge Planners, but Help Is Available
6. Cost-effective PC-based EKG Now Available from DRE
7. 2010 Physician Compensation Data Available at Jackson & Coker
8. Lexi-Comp Now Available for Android™
9. Wellness Equipment Manufacturer Announces Revolutionary New Adjustable Breast Comfort System Available on Utopian Portable Massage Table
10. PAL Browser, Helpful Software Available for Those with Mobility and Vision Problems
11. Mobility Consignment Announces New Tools for Handicapped Persons Now Available to Assist with Finding Handicapped Vehicles
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
The PLAC Test is Now Available at ANY LAB TEST NOW North Dallas 
(Date:6/25/2017)... ... ... CareSet Labs released the Root NPI Graph today at the 2017 Academy ... of the Doctor Referral teaming dataset commonly available from Medicare. , Originally created through ... “Doctor Referral Dataset” as released by Medicare and “DocGraph” as released by Trotter, the ...
(Date:6/24/2017)... Ronkonkoma, New York (PRWEB) , ... June 24, ... ... now joined the Dental365 family. Located at 217 Portion Road in Lake Ronkonkoma, ... also open evenings and weekends so that visits to the dentist fit into ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... Beach, CA (PRWEB) , ... June 23, 2017 , ... ... has earned its ninth consecutive four-star rating from premier online charity evaluator, Charity Navigator, ... in the top 1% of all charities reviewed by Charity Navigator and earns ANRF ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... ... 23, 2017 , ... Military Connection friend and veteran advocate Micaela ... Virgin Atlantic lounge. , Bensko is no stranger to the plight of the ... her life to supporting our wounded veterans. A world-class photographer, her riveting photos “The ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Georgia State University will host the First ... two-day conference is focused on advancing scientific knowledge about the aggressive triple negative ... racial breast cancer-related disparities. The conference theme is “Illuminating Actionable Biology.” , Conference ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/11/2017)... and Company (NYSE: LLY ) announced today ... an investigational treatment for the prevention of episodic and ... endpoints for galcanezumab compared to placebo at both studied ... REGAIN) will be presented today at the American Headache ... . "The detailed Phase 3 ...
(Date:6/8/2017)... Responding to Heath Ledger,s father,s recent call for ... Chris Cornell in May, the mental health watchdog group, ... psychiatric drug side effects search engine ... risks. The father of the late actor ... has called for tighter rules on prescription drugs. Speaking at ...
(Date:6/5/2017)... , June 5, 2017 The Cincinnati ... of Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. (NYSE: DPLO), has been awarded a ... Enquirer . Results are based on an employee ... organizational health and workplace improvement. The survey measures several aspects ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: