March 2013

Volume 13 Issue 3

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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In this article, Raman Mitra, MD, PhD and Michael Mirro, MD provide an overview on meaningful use and its goals.
S. A. Hussain, MD and M. A. Siddiqui, MD discuss the newest studies and latest recommendations regarding biventricular pacing.
This month’s Spotlight Interview comes from an EP program in Omaha, Nebraska.
Denise M. Sorrentino, MD, and Dan Dan, MD, summarize their educational findings and describe a pressure monitoring technique that may enhance employment of a cryoballoon ablation catheter.
Jason D. Roberts, MD and Michael H. Gollob, MD write that recent rigorously designed epidemiologic studies have led to the recognition that early repolarization is not the benign entity originally postulated.
Ann Anderson, RN, FNPC, CCA, CCDS, and M. Obadah Al Chekakie, MD, MSc, FACC, describe why looking at the post-implantation ECG is important.
Ajay Vallakati, MD and Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy, MD describe a case in which atrial flutter ablation was successfully performed using MediGuide™ technology.
In a new article, Mellanie True Hills, Speaker and CEO of, discusses how the diagnosis, symptoms, and treatments of atrial fibrillation can differ for women.
Musa I. Dahu, MD and Mathew Jackson, RT(R) describe a case which revealed a decremental atrio-fasicular pathway.
Nadim Khan, MD and colleagues present a case of catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia in a 48-year-old male patient.