EP study

What is EP study?
An electrophysiological study (EP study) is a test used to evaluate your heart's electrical system and to check for abnormal heart rhythms. In EP stu...
Mon, 17 Feb, 2020 at 5:36 AM
Why do i need an EP study?
Your health care provider may advise an EP study for the following reasons : To evaluate symptoms such as dizziness, fainting, weakness, palpitation or ot...
Mon, 17 Feb, 2020 at 5:37 AM
What happens during EP study?
Normally, you can expect the following Medicine may be given to help you relax. A local anesthetic will be applied to your skin near a vein in your groin...
Mon, 17 Feb, 2020 at 5:58 AM
How do I prepare for an EP study?
Make sure you follow the instructions of your healthcare team to prepare for this procedure. Inform your healthcare provider about all the medicines, vita...
Mon, 17 Feb, 2020 at 6:06 AM
What are the risks associated with an EP study?
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 Dama...
Mon, 17 Feb, 2020 at 6:45 AM
What happens after an EP study?
You will be able to go home on the same day as the procedure. You can ask your healthcare provider to give your pain medicine if you are experiencing seve...
Mon, 17 Feb, 2020 at 6:48 AM