Continuing education

Cardiac CT- Advanced Course

Starting date: 25 maart 2020
Duration: 3 days
Education providers : Skillslab & Simulation Center

Intensive course on the use of cardiac CT imaging in clinical practice by an internationally recognized team of experienced radiologists and cardologists, with mentored interpretation of cases on dedicated workstations.

Target Audience: Doctor/medical specialist

About us

Overview

Hands-on training course, Advanced course (3 days) Each mentored reading session is preceded by a short clinically oriented lecture on data acquisition, clinical use and image interpretation. In total 100+ CT cases will be interpreted with angiography/echo/MRI confirmation (towards ACC/AHA level 2 certification) on Siemens Syngo Via workstations (2 participants per WS). The course language is English.

Learning objectives

Learning objectives:

  • In-depth evaluation of coronary artery disease.
  • Addition of advanced cardiac CT applications, including stress perfusion and infarct imaging CT, congenital and valvular heart disease.

Results

Accreditation

  • Accreditation NVVC – Netherlands Society of Cardiology
  • NVVR – Netherlands Society of Radiology

Practical information

Start date

25 maart 2020

Programme

Program Day 1

8:30-17:00
Two-hour reading sessions with lunch and coffee breaks in between

  • Stable chest pain / coronaries
  • FFR CT
  • Functional CT applications including perfusion
  • Congential heart disease in young and adult patients

Program Day 2

8:30-17:00
Two-hour reading sessions with lunch and coffee breaks in between

  • Valvular heart disease: native and prosthetic hearts valves
  • Endocarditis
  • TAVI and other CT guided interventions
  • Patients with heart failure

Program Day 3

8:30-17:00
Two-hour reading sessions with lunch and coffee breaks in between

  • CT in the emergency room
  • Stents and CABG
  • CT acquisition
  • What has not been covered / special requests
  • Quiz and evaluation

Cost

The course fee is € 1325,- for medical specialists, € 1025,- for residents. The course fee includes lunch and other refreshments throughout the course, course syllabus including slides, relevant literature, guidelines.

Recommendations for accommodation available on request.

The course fee for both the introductory and advanced courses combined is € 1995,- (€ 1395,- for residents).

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