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Thursday, September 10, 2020

An Introduction to the Role of Nuclear Imaging in Coronary Artery Disease

Start Date: 9/10/2020 12:00 PM EDT
End Date: 9/10/2020 1:15 PM EDT


Event Website: https://asnc.zoom.us/j/96966971411?pwd=cmk0VWxyNnlrZ2l3OXBVaHFwK0ZnZz09

Organization Name: ASNC

Contact:
ASNC Information
Email: info@asnc.org
Phone: (703) 459-2555

An introduction to the role of nuclear imaging in coronary artery disease
 

Program Introduction
Dr. Michelle Williams, BSCI/BSCCT Secretary 
Randall Thompson, MD, FASNC
 
Role of nuclear imaging in the UK guidelines for coronary artery disease - Dr Jim Stirrup
Learning Outcomes

  • Describe UK guidelines for coronary artery disease
  • Understand differences/similarities between European and other guidelines
  • Describe indications for nuclear imaging in coronary artery disease.
 
SPECT in coronary artery disease - Dr. Michelle Williams
Learning outcomes
  • Describe how SPECT myocardial perfusion imaging is performed Interpret normal and abnormal SPECT myocardial perfusion imaging 
  • Understand common artefacts in SPECT imaging
 
Identifying high risk features in CAD -  Randall Thompson, MD, FASNC
Learning outcomes
  • At the conclusion of the program, the participant will have a greater understanding and recognition of important prognostic features on nuclear cardiology diagnostic studies.
 
Discussion/Questions 


Program Faculty
Dr Jim Stirrup,
Cardiology Consultant, Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust, UK.
BSCI/BSCCT Treasurer 

Randall Thompson, MD, FASNC
Professor of Medicine, University of Missouri - Kansas City
Luke's Mid America Heart Institute.
President - Elect, ASNC

Dr. Michelle Williams,
Senior Clinical Research Fellow, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
 BSCI/BSCCT Secretary