Cardiac failure Tests

This guide to recommended nutritional tests by disease, lists those tests that are justified in current medical literature (basic profiles) and newer tests of a more specialist nature (advanced profiles) which may be appropriate for some patients. These are guidelines only and individual requirements will vary.

This page is still under construction. The following tests are those relevant tests performed by Biolab Medical Unit, and is not necessarily a comprehensive list of tests that may be required to assess a patient with this condition.

Click on the following links for further test information:


Antioxidant Profile

Cardiac Failure Profile

Cardiac Failure Profile - additional tests

Coenzyme Q10

Coronary heart disease profile - additional tests

Glutathione Peroxidase

Iodine - urine

Iodine:creatinine ratio (urine)

Magnesium (Mg) -Red cell

Potassium (K) - plasma

Superoxide dismutase (SOD)

Thyroid function 2 (TFT1 & thyroid antibodies)

Vitamin B1 (Thiamine) - transketolase activity

Vitamin B12 and methylmalonic acid profile

Vitamin D (25-hydroxy) profile

Vitamin K and PIVKAII profile