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Comparative-Effectiveness Research on Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators

Hosted by: Janet Wright Guest: Mark Hlatky Implantable cardioverter defibrillators, or ICDs, can be life saving for patients after myocardial infarcti... Read more

December 15, 2014 | 15 min

Expanding the Anti-Arrhythmia Armamentarium: Where Does Dronedarone Fit In?

Hosted by: Janet Wright Guest: Sanjay Kaul Atrial-fibrillation, or a-fib, affects nearly 2.5 million patients in the US, and is one of the more common... Read more

November 3, 2014 | 15 min

Catheter Ablation Therapy for Atrial Fibrillation

Hosted by: Janet Wright Guest: David Wilber Although medications are generally first-line therapy for patients with atrial fibrillation, or a-fib,&nbs... Read more

October 20, 2014 | 15 min

Should We Add ECG to Routine Screening of Young Athletes?

Hosted by: Janet Wright Guest: Paul Heidenreich Sudden cardiac death among high school or college athletes is rare but tragic, and is jarring to famil... Read more

September 22, 2014 | 15 min

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