Cath Lab Digest Editor's Update

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EDITOR’S UPDATE 
February 2021, Vol. 29, No. 2

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Articles for February 2021

COVID-19 & HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS

Logistical, Financial, and Psychological Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Cardiac Catheterization Lab Nurses and Technologists: A U.S. National Survey

Bailey Ann Estes, BSN; Joji J. Varghese, MD; Jared Jacques, BS; Srihari S. Naidu, MD
Reprinted with permission from J Invasive Cardiol 2021 Jan;33(1):E9-E15.

 

COMMENTARY

Kenneth A. Gorski, BSN, RN, RCIS, FSICP, Director: Invasive Heart Laboratories, Aultman Deuble Heart and Vascular Hospital, Canton, Ohio

 

CASE REPORT

A Default Transradial Approach for Complex Lesions

Katrine Zhiroff, MD

 

RADIATION SAFETY

A Simple Redistribution of Lead Apron Weight for Decreased Fatigue and Improved Ergonomics: The G-LIFT

CLD talks with W. Lance Lewis, MD, FACC, FSCAI.

 

INVESTIGATION

The Prevalence of Low Back Pain and Evaluation of Prevention Strategies among the Electrophysiology and Catheterization Laboratory Community (Physicians, Nurses, Technicians) in Rural Hospitals

Khalid Sawalha, MD, Nicholas Beresic, EdD, Shoaib Khan, MD, Gilbert-Roy Kamoga, MD, FACP

 

NEW DEVICES

Use of the Control Mechanical Thrombectomy System in Lower-Extremity Intervention

CLD talks with George Adams, MD, MHS, MBA, FACC, FSCAI.

 

SPOTLIGHT

Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport – Heart & Vascular Institute

Curtis L. Elkins, BSN, RN, Director, Cardiovascular Service Line, Ochsner LSU Health System, North Louisiana Region, Shreveport, Louisiana

 

IN EVERY ISSUE

• Clinical Editor’s Corner: Morton Kern, MD
 

Impact of COVID-19 on Morale in the Cath Lab
Morton J. Kern, MD

 

* Note: Articles subject to change at the discretion of the editor.