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Criteria for the Management of Technological Assets in Cardiovascular Imaging

Jun 22, 2018 | Magazine: Revista Española de Cardiología

Fernández Lozano I (1), Pozo Osinalde E (2), García Bolao I (3), Ojeda Pineda S (4), Rodríguez Padial L (5), Íñiguez Romo A (6).

(1) Servicio de Cardiología, Hospital Puerta de Hierro, Majadahonda, Madrid, Spain
(2) Unidad de Imagen Cardiovascular, Servicio de Cardiología, Hospital Clínico San Carlos, Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares Carlos III (CNIC), Madrid, Spain.
(3) Servicio de Cardiología, Clínica Universitaria de Navarra, Pamplona, Navarra, Spain.
(4) Servicio de Cardiología, Hospital Universitario Reina Sofía, Córdoba, Spain.
(5) Servicio de Cardiología, Hospital Virgen de la Salud, Toledo, Spain.
(6) Servicio de Cardiología, Complejo Hospitalario de Vigo, Vigo, Pontevedra, Spain.


ABSTRACT

Adequate, updated and functional technology is essential in cardiology.

In Spain, the economic scenario has strongly impacted technology renewal programs and obsolescence is a growing problem.

The current report attempts to describe the current situation and the conditions that must concur to update, replace or adopt new technologies in the field of cardiology.

CITATION  Rev Esp Cardiol (Engl Ed). 2018 Jun 22. pii: S1885-5857(18)30206-8. doi: 10.1016/j.rec.2018.02.023

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