Cardiac Clinical Physiology

NICRF Cardiac Clinical Physiology

The Cardiac Clinical Physiology team is primarily a diagnostic imaging service aimed at supporting studies with diagnostic imaging and quantitative assessment to meet study requirements. The team assists with activities such as:

  • Advice on diagnostic imaging requirement during study set-up.
  • Assistance with study costing and set-up.
  • Echocardiographic imaging in line with specific study requirements.
  • Same day physiologist reporting and analysis (BSE Accredited Echocardiographer)
  • Specialist expertise in assessment of complex congenital heart disease.
  • Qlab (Version 9) with Philips CMQ (cardiac motion quantification software) for assessment of strain deformation data.
  • Appointment scheduling and administration.
  • ECG.

For general enquiries, please contact us at our general email account: or via phone: 028 9504 0342


NI Clinical Research Facility,

U Floor, Belfast City Hospital,

Lisburn Road, Belfast, BT9 7AB


Tel:+44 (0)28 9504 0342

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