Online Exclusives

April 18, 2019
Don't miss this special event! EP Lab Digest Editor-in-Chief Dr. Bradley Knight will be hosting a brief "Meet and Greet" at our booth at the upcoming Heart Rhythm 2019 conference in San Francisco! Dr. Knight will be available on Friday, May 10, from 10-10:30 AM to answer your submission questions and discuss topics of interest.
April 1, 2019
We are proud to announce the launch of EP Lab Digest's podcast series, launching in May 2019! In our augural podcast, we will talk with Dr. Suzanne Feigofsky, creator of EPLD's “Women in EP” series and a cardiac electrophysiologist at the Iowa Heart Center in Carroll, Iowa.
April 1, 2019
A 70-year-old man with a history of atrial fibrillation and mitral valve disease underwent a redo mitral valve replacement and repeat surgical maze procedure a few years ago, at which time his left atrial appendage had already been excised. He developed refractory symptomatic persistent atrial tachycardia, and underwent a catheter ablation procedure.
April 1, 2019
New Clinical Trial Shows Medtronic TYRX™ Envelope Signficantly Reduces Major Infections in Cardiac Implantable Device Patients
April 1, 2019
Apixaban Plus P2Y12 Inhibitor and No Aspirin Safest for Patients with Both AFib and ACS
August 14, 2014
The sudden death of young competitive athletes during exercise is a shocking and widely publicized topic. These unexpected events have attracted increasing amounts of attention in the general public, particularly with the growth of online and social media. Protocols for pre-athletic participation screening have come under scrutiny to refine the detection of “silent” cardiovascular diseases that…
March 4, 2013
In the March 2013 issue of EP Lab Digest®, Raman Mitra, MD, PhD and Michael Mirro, MD provided an overview on meaningful use and its goals. They have created an accompanying questionnaire to better understand how the readers of this article view meaningful use and the push toward EHRs.Take the meaningful use survey now.
December 20, 2012
The purpose of this survey, created by the Lancaster General College of Nursing & Health Sciences, is to determine the level of interest in an online bachelor’s degree program in electrophysiology.
July 2, 2012
Bayliss et al were the first to describe Twiddler’s syndrome.1 In the paper, the authors presented the main characteristics of Twiddler’s syndrome — namely, the twisting or coiling of the lead around the pacing device, followed by lead retraction or lead fracture. They also noted that loss of capture and sensing are typically seen.
May 2, 2012
Intracardiac echocardiography (ICE) allows not only real-time visualization of intracardiac structures during invasive cardiac electrophysiological procedures, but also assessment of vascular and valvular flow parameters, using pulsed wave and color flow Doppler.1-5