December 2006

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Volume 6 Issue 12

Editorial Staff

Clinical Editor
Bradley Knight, MD
Executive Editor
Laurie Gustafson
Managing Editor
Jodie Elrod
Production Manager
Alexa Flinn

Editorial Correspondence

Jodie Elrod, Managing Editor, EP Lab Digest
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When did the new electrophysiology (EP) lab open? How long did it take to build? The new lab opened up on August 14, 2006. It took approximately two years, from conception to completion. The first year involved meeting with architects and vendors a…
What is the size of your EP lab facility and number of staff members? What is the mix of credentials at your lab? At the Nebraska Heart Hospital (NHH), there are two electrophysiology labs staffed with four dedicated EP staff members. Our EP team m…
Briefly describe your medical condition. When did you begin having symptoms? What was your diagnosis? When did you receive your pacemaker? I have third-degree heart block with syncope. I have had symptoms since birth, and spent my entire childhood…
March/April 2002: Saint Vincent Health Center, Erie, Pennsylvania Update submitted by Pamela Goepfarth, Director, Quality Informatics, Saint Vincent Health System
How did you choose to work in the field of electrophysiology? Describe your medical background and what led you to working in pediatric EP.