Cardiac nuclear medicine imaging evaluates the heart for coronary artery disease and cardiomyopathy diseases of the heart muscle it also may be used to help determine whether the heart has been damaged by chemotherapy or radiotherapy. Asncs journal of nuclear cardiology and the american heart associations circulation cardiovascular imaging have teamed up to co publish a comprehensive best practice information statement highlighting the latest advances in cardiac spect imaging and detailing how to incorporate new technologies and techniques. Nuclear cardiology tests what is nuclear cardiology testing nuclear cardiology tests safely take pictures of the heart during a nuclear cardiology test a very small amount of radioactive tracer radionuclide is injected into a vein and is taken up by the heart. A nuclear heart scan is an imaging test that uses special cameras and a radioactive substance called a tracer to create pictures of your heart overview the tracer is injected into your blood and travels to your heart. Cardiac nuclear medicine our nuclear cardiology department is a fully accredited laboratory with the intersocietal commission for the accreditation of nuclear medicine laboratories icanlthis accreditation is the foundation to create achieve and to ensure the highest quality patient care
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