This channel contains news about the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC), including coverage of its annual meeting and links to recently released practice guidelines. ASNC is a leading resource for the subspecialty of cardiac nuclear imaging (also called molecular imaging). Cardiac imaging with either PET or SPECT is primarily used for myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI), which shows area of areas of reduced blood flow due to ischemia or infarct. 


September 7, 2022 — The American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) and three partner societies have come together to ...

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News | PET Imaging

August 25, 2022 — The results of “A Phase 3, Open-label, Multicenter Study of Flurpiridaz (F18) Injection for Positron ...

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News | Cardiovascular Business

August 10, 2022 — On July 27, ASNC joined a coalition of more than 100 medical societies urging Congress to pass ...

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News | ASNC

July 26, 2022 — ASNC Past President Sharmila Dorbala, MD, MPH, MASNC, will present the Mario Verani Memorial Lecture ...

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News | Cardiovascular Business

July 19, 2022 — On July 7, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the 2023 Medicare Physician Fee ...

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News | PET-CT

July 11, 2022 – The American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) and the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular ...

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News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers

June 24, 2022 — Shortages of pyrophosphate (PYP), the radiopharmaceutical most commonly used in the U.S. for noninvasive ...

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News | Coronavirus (COVID-19)

May 4, 2022 — While the COVID-19 pandemic transitions through various phases, nuclear cardiology teams should maintain a ...

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Cardiac CT Given Strong Recommendation as Front-line Imaging of Chest Pain, but the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) did not support the guidelines.
Feature | Cardiac Diagnostics | By Dave Fornell, DAIC Editor

October 29, 2021 — A new guideline for the evaluation and diagnosis of chest pain was released this week that provides ...

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News | Cardiac Imaging

September 22, 2021 — Test selection should be a shared decision between patient and physician rather than directed by ...

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