American College of Nuclear Medicine (ACNM)
The American College of Nuclear Medicine (ACNM). The American College of Nuclear Medicine is to represent the practice and socio-economic interest of those engaged in the use of radionuclides for the practice, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease and to promote the continuing competence of practitioners of Nuclear Medicine through a program of continuing medical education.
"Understanding Appropriate Use Criteria in Nuclear Medicine," Journal of Nuclear Medicine Technology (June 2012) Read the article»
ACCF/AHA/ASE/ASNC/HFSA/HRS/SCAI/SCCT/SCMR/STS 2013 Multimodality Appropriate Use Criteria for the Detection and Risk Assessment of Stable Ischemic Heart Disease Read article»
The 'Current Topics' section features latest areas of
interest in nuclear cardiology, including CAD in women
and chest pain evaluation.
Conference of Radiation Control Program Directors
The Conference of Radiation Control Program Directors, Inc. (CRCPD) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit non-governmental professional organization dedicated to radiation protection.
CRCPD's mission is "to promote consistency in addressing and resolving radiation protection issues, to encourage high standards of quality in radiation protection programs, and to provide leadership in radiation safety and education.
Health Policy Statement
on Structured Reporting in Cardiovascular Imaging ACCF/ACR/AHA/ASE/ASNC/HRS/NASCI/RSNA/SAIP/SCAI/SCCT/SCMR (2008). Read article»
"A Practical Guide to Quality Improvement in Nuclear Medicine," IAC and the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (December 2012). Read»
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“Exercise Testing: ACC/AHA 2002 Guideline Update for Exercise Testing: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Committee on Exercise Testing)”; J Am Coll Cardiol. 2002 Oct 16:40(8):1531-40. View the full report»
“Recommendations for Clinical Exercise Laboratories: A Scientific Statement from the American Heart Association” Circ 2009; 119;3144-3161. View the full statement»
“American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Clinical Competence Statement on Stress Testing: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association/American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine Task Force on Clinical Competence”; Circ. 2000;102:1726-1738. View the full report»
“Guide for Diagnostic Nuclear Medicine and Radiopharmaceutical Therapy,” Jeffrey A. Siegel, 2004. Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging.
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