There is clearly a need for a nonpharmacological alternative to prevent stroke in high-risk patients with atrial fibrillation (AF), and it is logical to assume that removal or occlusion of the left atrial appendage (LAA) would be a valid approach. Ho…
Linda Moulton, RN, MS summarizes the recommendations presented in the American Heart Association’s recently published scientific statement on the enhancement of radiation safety in cardiovascular imaging.
Hanscy Seide, MD and Hae W. Lim, PhD examine the potential efficiencies that may be possible with the cryoballoon system through short and predictable time usage to help maximize staff and EP lab utilization.
Almost a decade ago, four mothers who each lost a child to sudden cardiac arrest came together and founded Parent Heart Watch, a grassroots network of parents turning their tragedy into positive actions to save young lives.
Jerry W. Jones, MD, FACEP, FAAEM discusses courses available at the Medicus of Houston, a provider of continuing education for physicians and other medical personnel specializing in advanced ECG interpretation and dysrhythmia analysis.