August 2015

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Volume 15 Issue 8

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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Recently, the Corazon team of cardiovascular program experts held a roundtable discussion related to the essentials of building a successful EP program. 
Genesys Regional Medical Center is the first hospital in Michigan to offer the Convergent procedure. To date, they have performed 28 Convergent procedures; their first Convergent patient was in January 2014. 
The concept that an episode of atrial fibrillation creates conditions that foster more AF was introduced in 1995. Since then, much has been learned about the immediate electrical and longer term structural remodeling that occurs during AF, which can…