October 2020

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Volume 28 Issue 10

Editorial Staff

Clinical Editor
Morton Kern, MD
Executive Editor
Laurie Gustafson
Managing Editor
Rebecca Kapur
Production Manager
Elizabeth Vasil

Editorial Correspondence

Rebecca Kapur, Managing Editor, Cath Lab Digest
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Gautam Kumar, MBBS, MRCP(UK), FASE, FACC, FSCAI, Associate Professor of Medicine, and Rajesh Sachdeva, MD, FACC, FSCAI, Professor of Medicine, Emory University/Atlanta VA Medical Center, Decatur, Georgia
We describe a case of aortic root puncture during a transseptal puncture using a Brockenbrough needle, leading an entire Mullins sheath dilator system into the aortic root.
Every step of healthcare delivery within the walls of hospitals consumes resources and for too long, we have not stopped to think about what it leaves behind.