As with any procedure, there are few risks associated with an EP study which include:

  • Bleeding or infection at the site where catheter is introduced
  • Damage to the blood vessels
  • Puncture of your heart
  • Damage to your heart valves
  • Damage to your heart's electrical system
  • Blood clots in your legs or lungs
  • Stroke or heart attackĀ 

Watch this video to get a better understanding of the EP study and risks associated with it