Webinars

BSCI/BSCCT webinars

The BSCI are glad to be launching a series of webinars. These monthly webinars will be looking to cover hot topics in cardiac imaging as well as provide tips and tricks from experts in the field.

 

Tuesday 8 September 2020 5pm to 6pm

Dr Russell Bull, BSCI/BSCCT President

Reducing dose in cardiac CT

Led by Dr Russell Bull, Consultant Radiologist, this webinar will address ways we can reduce patient radiation exposure when undergoing Cardiac CT scans.

Learning outcomes:

– understand the factors contributing to radiation dose in cardiac ct examinations
– understand how recent technological advancements have led to reduced radiation doses
– strategies for optimising cardiac ct protocols to reduce radiation dose whilst preserving high image quality

This webinar provides 1 CPD credit in accordance with the CPD Scheme of The Royal College of Radiologists. Certificates will be provided to BSCI/BSCCT members on completion of the post webinar online evaluation form.

 

Tuesday 10 September 2020 5pm to 6pm

Joint BSCI/BSCCT and ASNC webinar

Dr Michelle Williams, Dr Jim Stirrup, Dr Randal Thompson

Introduction to nuclear imaging in coronary artery disease

 

Click here to register

https://www.asnc.org/webinars

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.
– Describe how SPECT myocardial perfusion imaging is performed Interpret normal and abnormal SPECT MPI
– Understand common artefacts in SPECT imaging
– At the conclusion of the program, the participant will have a greater understanding and recognition of important prognostic features on nuclear cardiology diagnostic studies.

Tuesday 13 October 2020 5pm to 6pm

Dr Ben Holloway

Acute aortic emergencies

Dr Ben Holloway will lead a session on how imaging can aid timely diagnosis of acute aortic emergencies.

Joining instructions to follow.

 

Tuesday 10 November 2020 5pm to 6pm

Dr Jonathan Weir-McCall

Topic TBC

 

Tuesday 8 December 2020 5pm to 6pm

Annual General Meeting

Downstream testing after CT coronary angiography following NICE CG95 (2016) – A BSCI / BSCCT national audit

 

Tuesday 12 January 2021 5pm to 6pm

Dr Tim Fairbairn

Coronary artery calcium scoring for asymptomatic patients

Dr Tim Fairbairn will lead a session looking at the use of calcium scoring in asymptomatic cardiac patients.

 

More dates and topics to come
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