Intracardiac electrophysiology study (EPS)

Alternative Names

Electrophysiology study – intracardiac; EPS – intracardiac

Definition of Intracardiac electrophysiology study (EPS)

Intracardiac electrophysiology study (EPS) is an invasive test that allows doctors to determine the details of abnormal heartbeats, or .

Review

Issam Mikati, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Director, Northwestern Clinic Echocardiography Lab, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 6/1/2010

Heart, front view
Conduction system of the heart

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