Refresher Courses: Cardiac

Cardiac CT for the non-cardiac radiologist: why every radiologist should be cardiac capable

March 2, 00:00 - 00:00 CET

5 min
Chairperson's introduction
15 min
Current guidelines and implications for radiology practice
1. To understand the need for guidelines in clinical practice.
2. To learn about the current position of cardiac CT in selected guidelines.
3. To follow the guidelines and recommendations through web resources.
15 min
Technical requirements and procedural practice
1. To understand the system requirements for a cardiac CT scan.
2. To become familiar with CT protocols.
3. To become familiar with the factors that influence the quality of the scan.
15 min
Image analysis: how to interpret cardiac CT and what is important
1. To learn how to achieve a good image quality in cardiac CT and why it is important.
2. To understand what is mandatory to analyse and report in cardiac CT.
3. To understand what is optional to evaluate in cardiac CT.
10 min
Panel discussion: Will this become a routine imaging investigation that every radiologist can do?