Journal of Nuclear Cardiology

, Volume 26, Issue 1, pp 138–140 | Cite as

CME instructions: Imaging the event-prone coronary artery plaque


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Statement of Need

The following gaps in knowledge have been identified in clinical practice demonstrating the learner’s need to acquire the skills and strategies presented in this CME activity.
  • The shift from identifying patients at risk for future adverse cardiovascular events to identifying particular lesions at risk is of great importance for the field of cardiology.

  • Identification of potentially event-prone plaques requires appropriate application of non-invasive imaging modalities.

  • Recognition of the impact of morphological features of coronary artery lesions on patients’ prognosis prompts a need for updated education.

Target Audience

This activity is targeted at imaging professionals and is intended to provide the latest information on clinical practice and cutting-edge scientific advances in nuclear cardiology and...

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