September 2005

Volume 13 Issue 9

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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Cardiac catheterization remains the standard for diagnosis and treatment of various cardiovascular conditions. Although cardiac catheterization in a laboratory environment is a sterile process, any surgical procedure carries some risk of infection.1,…