Society for Cardiological Science & Technology

Advancing Cardiac Science 

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Information For Patients

An electrocardiogram (ECG) is a simple test that can be used to check your heart’s rhythm and electrical activity. Sensors attached to the skin are used to detect the electrical signals produced by your heart each time it beats.

Equivalence Sessions Scenario

We’re running another online ZOOM session on Wednesday 20th July re guidance and processes with which you can complete the STP equivalence process. Submit questions you may have about the process and/or the reasons for applying for equivalence.

Latest SCST News

Honorary Fellowship of the AHCS

Honorary Fellowship of the AHCS

The Academy of Healthcare Science are pleased to announce that 20 new Honorary Fellows of the Academy have now been elected! Honorary Fellowship is awarded for: An outstanding contribution, in a leadership role, to the formation, development and operation of the AHCS...

Congratulations Dr Chris Eggett

Congratulations Dr Chris Eggett

SCST wishes to congratulate Dr Chris Eggett on his appointment to the post of Professor of Healthcare Science Education at Newcastle University. Chris is a longstanding member of SCST’s education committee and former president of SCST. He worked for many years as a...

Dr Richleys ECG of the Month – August 2022

Dr Richleys ECG of the Month – August 2022

Once again, I don’t have any clinical information but how would you describe and interpret this ECG? It’s probably unreasonable for you to be expected to make a definite diagnosis but based on what you can see, what are the most likely possibilities?


Membership is open to all those with an interest in cardiac science. Society membership runs from the 1st January to 31st December each year.