Updating Nuclear Cardiology:
Equipment and Opportunities for Decreasing Radiation Dose
Robert Pagnanelli, BSRT(R)(N), CNMT, NCT, FASNC
Chief Technologist, Nuclear Imaging
Duke University Medical Center
Global Learning Objectives
- Review the development history of echocardiography practice and research at Duke
- Summarize the evidence from guideline documents supporting current practice and define some "evidence gaps" in echocardiography-guided therapy.
- Describe, using case examples, the capacity of available reporting systems to serve as a "learning health system" to inform future cardiovascular practice.