December 1, 2015

Atrial Fibrillation & Rate Control as Treatment — interviews Dr. Eric Prystowsky interviews Dr. Eric Prystowsky of St. Vincent’s Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana Find more on Dr. Prystowsky: Find more on rate control for the treatment of afib at: In this video, Dr. Prystowsky discussed the proper application of rate control as a method of controlling atrial fibrillation, as well as which patients rate may be most appropriately treated with rate control. Dr. Prystowsky currently serves as the Director of the Clinical Electrophysiology Laboratory at St. Vincent’s Hospital, and as a Consulting Professor of Medicine at Duke University. He is a former President of the Heart Rhythm Society, and is one of the leading clinical cardiac electrophysiologists in the world.


  1. What is the difference between rate and rhythm control?