May 2017

Volume 17 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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This first installment of this series, featured in last month’s issue of EP Lab Digest, was devoted to anticipated national changes. This second part proposes five strategies that leading medical centers should consider to stay in front of the curve.
Drs. Benjamin Maatman and Gopi Dandamudi present a case where permanent His bundle pacing was successfully achieved, and briefly describe some technical aspects related to this form of pacing.
EP Lab Digest speaks with David N. Kenigsberg, MD from Florida Heart Rhythm Specialists in Ft. Lauderdale about his use of the EnSite Precision™ Cardiac Mapping System and Assurity MRI™ Pacemaker (St. Jude Medical, an Abbott Company). 
Zaid Aziz, MD and colleagues present a challenging case of atrial flutter that was successfully mapped and ablated using the Niobe® Magnetic Navigation System (Stereotaxis). 
Dr. Kevin Campbell provides helpful tips on getting the most out of your meeting experience. 
Andrew Grace, MB, PhD reports on the use of a global, instantaneous non-contact imaging and mapping system that uses dipole density to identify activation in the myocardium for the purpose of mapping all atrial arrhythmias and guiding ablation therap…
Jose Osorio, MD and colleagues discuss how Grandview Medical Center became the first hospital in the Southeast, and one of few in the country, to earn this accreditation distinction.
We speak with Dr. Michael Mazzini about his use of the MoMe® Kardia wireless remote patient monitoring system (InfoBionic), a 3-in-1 device that acquires and stores ECG and motion data, and transmits it through the company’s cloud-based system for an…
Jorge Romero, MD and colleagues present a case of bundle branch reentry VT, a form of macroreentrant tachycardia involving the bundle of His, both bundle branches, and the ventricular myocardium in the circuit.
In this article, we get a tour of the new state-of-the-art Stamford Hospital, which incorporates innovative technology to improve clinical outcomes and enhance the patient experience.