Viollier AG
Cardio-pulmonal-vasculary outpatients clinic
Spalenring 147
4055 Basel
F +41 61 486 12 18
Public transport
Bus no. 50, Tram no. 1, 6
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Spalenring 147, 4055 Basel

Cardio-pulmonal-vasculary outpatients clinic
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Outpatients clinic
Monday – Friday
07:30 – 18:00 h
Saturday
closed
Sunday and public holidays
closed
Information by phone
Monday – Friday
07:30 – 18:00 h
Saturday
closed
Sunday and public holidays
closed
on-call service
Blood pressure
  • 24h blood pressure measurement
ECG
  • Resting ECG
  • 24h ECG
  • 7-day ECG
  • Reveal LINQ: implantation and monitoring
Exercise test
  • Bicycle ergometry
  • Stress echocardiography dynamic (heart ultrasound combined with bicycle ergometry)
  • Stress echocardiography pharmacological (heart ultrasound with drug-induced cardiac load)
Echocardiography
  • Transthoracic
  • Transesophageal (ultrasound exam by swallowing)
  • Stress echocardiography dynamic or pharmacological
  • Ultrasound exam of abdomen
Recorders checkup
  • Checkups of pace makers
  • ICD-checks (checks of implanted defibrillators)
  • CRT-checks (checks of implanted resynchronization defibrillators)
  • Loop-recorder checks (checks of implanted heart monitors)
Lung function
  • Small spirometry
  • Full spirometry (helium, N2-Washout)
  • Analysis of home spirometry
  • CO diffusion capacity
Provocations
  • Mannitol provocation
  • Skin testing
Resp. allergy
  • Allergy skin test
  • Detection of specific IgE
Exercise test
  • 6-minute walk test
  • Ergometry with blood gas analysis
Gas analyses
  • Blood gas analysis
  • FeNO measurement
  • CO content in exhaled air
Sleep investigations
  • Nocturnal pulse oximetry
  • Respiratory polygraphy
  • Actigraphy
  • Driving suitability clarification
CPAP therapy
  • Primary instruction and follow-up
O₂ titration
  • Primary instruction and follow-up of O₂ home therapy
Pleural diagnostics
  • Pleural sonography
  • Pleural punction
  • Chemical and cytological analyses
Investigations, Therapy, Instructions
  • Advice for smokers, asthma, COPD, pleurisy, sleep apnea, restless legs syndrome, O₂ home therapy, pneumonia, chronic cough, interstitial lung disease, inhalation therapy
Blood sampling
  • full range of laboratory tests
  • special investigations such as function tests (stimulation and suppression tests)
Respiratory function test
  • Helicobacter pylori
  • Lactose intolerance
  • Fructose intolerance
Bone-marrow puncture
Chemistry (blood)
  • Alanine aminotransferase (ALAT)
  • Albumin, chemical
  • Alkaline phosphatase
  • Amylase
  • Aspartate aminotransferase (ASAT)
  • Bilirubin total
  • Borrelia burgdorferi
  • Calcium
  • Cholesterol total
  • C-reactive protein (CRP)
  • Iron
  • Ferritin
  • Gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase (GGT)
  • Glucose
  • Glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c)
  • Urea
  • Uric acid
  • HDL cholesterol
  • Hepatitis
  • Potassium
  • Creatinine
  • Creatine kinase (CK), total
  • Lues
  • LDL cholesterol
  • Sodium
  • Natriuretic peptide (BNP, NT-proBNP)
  • Pancreas-specific amylase
  • Prostate total, PSA
  • Protein, total
  • Thyroid (TSH, FT3, FT4)
  • Pregnancy test in serum (quantitative)
  • Triglycerides
  • Troponin (T or I)
  • 25-OH-Vitamin D
Hematology (blood)
  • Hematogram I / II / III
  • Differential blood count, smear, microscopic
  • Blood sedimentation rate
  • Thromboplastin time after Quick, INR
  • Blood group determination
Urine
  • Urine status (5 – 10 parameters and microscopic examination of the corpuscular urine constituents)
  • Albumin
  • Amphetamines, barbiturates, benzodiazepines, cocaine, cannabis, opiates, ql
Various
  • HIV-1+2 antibodies (Screening)
  • Sperm detection after vasectomy.
  • Semen analysis