PRACTICAL TRAINING

Based on the published ACCF/AHA requirements* for training in cardiac CT, all applicant must complete the practical training requirements of 50 cases. Applicant must be present physically present during CT raw data acquisition and image reconstruction from that raw data in at least 25 of the 50 cases.

Attendance at scanning sessions at the Clinical Research Imaging Centre can be arranged to comply with the above regulations.

• ACCF/AHA Clinical Competency Statement on Cardiac Imaging with Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance: A Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/ American Heart Association/American College of Physicians Task Force on Clinical Competence and Training. Budoff MJ, et. al. J Am Cardiol Card 2005;46:383-402.

Click here to download SCCT document on verification of Level II training.