Issue Content

November 1, 2020
David Sanders, MD and colleagues discuss the gendered impact on health outcomes from COVID-19.
November 1, 2020
Mustafa Husaini, MD, and Jordan M. Prutkin, MD, MHS outline how to best navigate the uncharted waters for athletes post-COVID-19 infection in order to maximize the physical, mental, and social benefits of sports while minimizing unnecessary restriction.
November 1, 2020
Angela Powers, CVT and colleagues showcase this EP program in Framingham, Massachusetts. The EP program at MetroWest Medical Center in Framingham was started in 1993 by Dr. Mark Josephson and Dr. Donald Love.
November 1, 2020
In this feature interview, EP Lab Digest speaks with Sidharth Shah, MD, MS, FACC of UNC Health in Raleigh, North Carolina, about his use of the LUX-Dx™ Insertable Cardiac Monitor (ICM) System (Boston Scientific) to provide more proactive care in heart health.
November 1, 2020
Omair K. Yousuf, MD and colleagues present a case demonstrating that 3D electroanatomical mapping (EAB)-guided endomyocardial biopsy is a safe, efficient, and feasible strategy when a diagnosis remains inconclusive based on clinical and imaging characteristics.
November 1, 2020
Joseph Heaton, MD and colleagues report the findings of the United States’ Food and Drug Administration Manufacturer and User Facility Device Experience (MAUDE) database.
November 1, 2020
Anne Meyer, MSN, FNP, RN, CCDS discusses implementing an Implantable Device Cardiac Observation (IDCO) workflow solution for the device clinic at Essentia Health.
November 1, 2020
Rebecca Yapejian, MSN, FNP-C shares her experience working the COVID-19 testing tent at Duke University Hospital during Tropical Storm Isaias.
November 1, 2020
If a drone can surpass the witness of a cardiac arrest to locate and deliver an AED on a college campus, it is likely to win the race in most other venues where AEDs are not so ubiquitous. This idea should be pursued.
October 1, 2020
Physicians are rarely given the opportunity to provide simple suggestions that could make the EHR better. The current system of using asynchronized, impersonal, frustrating communication (ie, submitting a “ticket” to the hospital IT department) rarely ever results in solutions or progress. Patient care will not improve until physicians have a greater voice related to the EHR.