May 2006

Volume 6 Issue 5

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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Why did you choose to work in the field of electrophysiology? Describe your medical background and what led you to work in EP.
I am currently employed as a cardiac cath and EP lab supervisor, chief of CV and EP technologists at Jordan Hospital. I started my career in the cath lab in 1979, and acquired many international and national certificates. I am also a member of many r…
Please describe the purpose of the ACC-NCDR ICD Registry. How did this registry come about?
What was the purpose of Task Force 6? The purpose of the EP Task Force 6 was to update the 2002 COCATS training in specialized electrophysiology, cardiac pacing and arrhythmia management document for the American College of Cardiology. The update w…
New Questions: SVT in the RVOT What can anyone tell me about SVT thought to be originating in the RVOT? I am a technologist who will be mapping such a case with Navex and/or an array balloon system. anonymous (Readers, to reply to this question, pl…
The room was bright from the fluorescent lights, giving the groups on opposite sides of the room ample opportunity to visually acquaint. Our crew from Iowa must have been quite an interesting sight; we were much taller than the Mexican patients and f…
What is the size of your EP lab facility and number of staff members? What is the mix of credentials at your lab?