Many physicians prefer the transseptal approach; others use it when a transaortic (retrograde) approach is contraindicated.The stainless steel Brockenbrough needle is used to make the transseptal puncture, while the Mullins introducer sheath and dilator set serve as a conduit for the needle and the electrophysiology catheters. The Mullins sheath is supplied sterile and the Brockenbrough needle is supplied sterile and non-sterile.
Insights from over 1,000 patients reveal that even though patients are taking an increasingly active role in managing their healthcare, they still rely on an existing provider to select a specialist for them.
If you see Medicare patients, your practice will be reimbursed differently. The new policy goes into effect on January 1, 2017. Elation has dug deep into the details of the new Medicare rules, known as MACRA, and how it might affect your business. Read on to find out all you need to know.