May 2016

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Volume 16 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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Dr. Taylor I. Liu et al present two cases illustrating a common VT mechanism in patients with baseline His-Purkinje system abnormalities and valvular heart disease or non-ischemic cardiomyopathy.
Jim Collins, CPC, CCC predicts that physicians who quickly adapt to the reimbursement system that Medicare has created will receive colossal bonuses at the expense of those who do not. 
Vijay Swarup, MD, FACC, FHRS, Director of the Arizona Heart Rhythm Center in Phoenix, discusses his process for patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) to be screened and treated for obstructive sleep apnea.
This month we showcase Stamford Health, a not-for-profit healthcare system in Stamford, Connecticut.
Dr. Suneet Mittal heads a new section in which a series of articles over the next year in EP Lab Digest will review where we are with respect to remote monitoring, what are our existing challenges, and discuss what the future seems to hold in this ar…
The Heart Rhythm Society recently announced the launch of the IAC Cardiac Electrophysiology accreditation program, in which facilities performing EP procedures can document their commitment to quality.