January 2014

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Volume 14 Issue 1

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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A limitation of implantable defibrillators is T-wave oversensing (TWO). More work is needed to improve the sensing algorithm in the S-ICD to avoid TWO so that more patients can take advantage of the technology.
Salam Sbaity, MD and Kandis Ciesielski, BSN, RN describe how atrial lead diagnostics and IEGMs, coupled with the ability of the implanted device to monitor 24/7, can be very helpful in making the diagnosis of subclinical AF in patients with implanted…
Andrew Wickliffe, MD and Dan Dan, MD present their experience using balloon cryoablation for paroxysmal atrial fibrillation at the Piedmont Heart Institute.
This month we check out an EP program in Houston, Texas.