FAQ’s: In-house investigation
Is blood taken during the health check?
Yes. For the determination of the individual cardiovascular and metabolic risk factors blood is taken from the vein as well as from the fingertip or the earlobe.
Is sobriety necessary for the examination?
No. For the study of the metabolic parameters ideally no intake of food and / or sugary drinks should take place three hours before taking the blood.
Should drugs be taken as usual on the day of the health check?
Yes. In no case should you refrain from taking your medication on the day of the health check, take it at another time or change the recommended dose on your own.
How long does the health check take?
For the health check you should plan about 60 minutes. In some cases, this timeframe may be exceeded due to more intensive counseling during the final interview.