All trainees understand the diagnosis and management of cardiac
arrhythmias. All trainees become skilled in the selection of
patients for specialized electrophysiologic studies, including
arrhythmia ablation. Trainees know the indications for cardiac
arrhythmia devices and the principles of management and follow-up
of patients with implanted pacemakers and antiarrhythmic devices.
Participation in implantation is encouraged.