East of England Cardiac CT course
Next event date: March 20, 2020
Director: Dr a Khokhar, Level III trainer
Date/Time: 16-20th March 2020
Venue: Orsett Hall Hotel, Prince Charles Avenue, Orsett, Essex, RM163HS
How to Register:
Tel: 01485 210687
We are pleased to host our 6 monthly Cardiac CT Level I & II course, set in an informal and delightful rural setting. Teaching and hands on training will be led by level III accredited BSCI trainers. The faculty includes mixture of consultant cardiologists and radiologists all with BSCI accreditation.
The course follows the BSCI guidelines for level 2 accreditation and over 5 days will include formal lectures and hands on training and analysis of a total of 150 cases as required by the BSCI. The case mix will include 25 non enhanced studies, coronary analysis of various pathologies, bypass grafting and extra cardiac findings etc. The formal lectures will cover all relevant topics and examples of rare and interesting cases shown.:
After completion of the course, you will be expected to perform and dual report 25 cases in your local settings before applying for level II accreditation.
For this course, there will be a maximum of 2 attendees per workstation, we keep the numbers attending to a maximum of 24 to increase learning potential and allow you to feel comfortable with asking questions in the small intimate group setting. As a result, early booking is essential. Each candidate will have the opportunity to see live scanning.
Please review the course programme on the website.
Edinburgh Level 1 and 2 Cardiac CT course
Next event date: April 3, 2020
Course: Edinburgh Level 1&2 Cardiac CT Course
Director: Saeed Mirsadraee & Edwin van Beek
Date/Time: 30 March-3 April 2020
Venue: Edinburgh Training and Conference Venue
How to Register:
Please visit www.ct-academy.org
The course offers lectures and hands-on experience in the interpretation of 150 contrast enhanced CT coronary angiograms as well as multiple non-contrast coronary calcium scans. Live recorded cases of 25 CT scans will be shown. Cases will be reviewed on Vitrea workstations (maximum 2 delegates per workstation).
The course meets the requirements for level II accreditation as defined by the British Society of Cardiac Imaging and the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography. (Click here to download SCCT document on verification of Level II training). This course is endorsed by the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, the professional society devoted exclusively to cardiovascular CT.
Topics covered include:
1: Optimal imaging: practical physics and imaging protocols – how to acquire the optimal study at the lowest radiation dose?
2: Optimal use of viewing workstations
3: Cardiac anatomy
4: Systematic evaluation and interpretation of cardiac and non-cardiac findings
5: Imaging of ischaemic heart disease with multimodality correlation
6: Coronary artery anomalies
7: Imaging of coronary artery bypass graft disease and coronary stents
8: Imaging of valvular disease and cardiac failure
9: Cardiac tumours
10: Congenital heart diseases
11. Electrophysiology and TAVI planning
12: Non-cardiac findings
This course provides 35 CPD credits in accordance with the CPD Scheme of the Royal College of Radiologists
Goodwood cardiac CT
Next event date: April 22, 2020
Director: Dr Hatef Mansoubi and Ms Tamsin Arnold
Date/Time: 21st & 22nd April 2020
Venue: CMEC – St Richard’s Hospital, Chichester
How to Register:
For more details and an application form please contact Malika Frayard-Smith, email@example.com 01243 788122 ext. 32783/ 84223
The Western Sussex NHS Foundation Trust is proud to present the Goodwood Cardiac CTA course. This comprehensive two-day training course provides a step-by-step hands-on teaching programme for preparation, scanning and reporting of coronary CT angiography. With templates and content that cover scan optimisation techniques and latest evidence-based NICE guidelines, the course is suitable for Radiographers, Radiologists & Cardiologists as well as trainees in cardiac imaging.
£450 including a course meal.
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