B.Sc. CATH LAB TECHNOLOGY
Duration : 3 Years
Type : Degree
Eligibility : 10+2( Physics Chemistry & Biology )
Cath lab technician is a medical professional who works in the field of cardiovascular technology .Cath lab technicians, also known as cardiac catheterization technologists, usually run certain tests on heart health. Cardiac catheterization is a medical procedure used for the diagnosis and treatment of various health problems. They assist with the insertion of catheters into the heart, and are responsible for measuring and administering special fluids, that are used for testing the functioning of the heart .The cath lab technician usually supports a physician, and must monitor patients for life-threatening changes during a procedure. Some cath labs support both invasive and non-invasive heart health procedures. A Cath lab technician plays an important role in supporting doctors during invasive cardiovascular procedures such as angioplasty, cardiac catheterization, and electrophysiology. Mostly the cardiovascular technologist will assist or support doctors during open heart surgery.
B.SC CATH LAB TECHNOLOGY COLLEGES
Chettinad University Chennai