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Médico especialista en radiodiagnóstico (Spain)

  • Generic name of profession

    Doctor of Medicine
    harmonised training required here:
    Specialist medical training (Article 25 of Directive 2005/36/EC)
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Médico especialista en radiodiagnóstico
    Generic category in Annex V: Diagnostic radiology (EN)
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    National legislation:

    Ley 44/2003
    Real Decreto 183/2008 
    Real Decreto 127/1984 
    Orden SCO/634/2008

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    Type of regulation :


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    Doctor in basic and specialised medicine both listed in Annex V
    Qualification level:
    PSM - Diploma from post-secondary level (more than 4 years) , Art. 11 e
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
    Prior check of qualifications only for individual professionals not benefiting from automatic recognition:
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Las actividades  propias de la especialidad de Radiodiagnóstico  abarcan los conocimientos teórico prácticos , habilidades y actitudes necesarias  para el estudio morfológico, dinámico, morfofuncional y de actividad celular de las vísceras y estructuras internas, utilizando siempre, como soporte técnico fundamental, las imágenes y datos funcionales obtenidos por medio de radiaciones ionizantes o no ionizantes y otras fuentes de energía.  La especialidad de Radiodiagnóstico incluye todos los procedimientos realizados por medios mínimamente cruentos guiados por las imágenes radiológicas.


    The activities of the specialty of radiology cover the theoretical and practical knowledge, skills and attitudes needed for the study of morphological, dynamic, morphofunctional and cellular activity of the viscera and internal structures, using always as a fundamental support images and functional data obtained by ionising and non-ionising radiation and other sources of energy. This specialty includes all therapeutic procedures performed by minimally invasive means guided by radiologic images.

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