Professional Education Basics and Beyond Day 2

BIOTRONIK Device Therapies for Allied Health Professionals: Basics and Beyond: Day 2


Rate Adaptive Sensors
In this presentation Dr. Hayes discusses the use of rate adaptive sensors, and compares the sensors currently available, including Closed Loop Stimulation (CLS).

Day 2 - Part 3

Optimizing Home Monitoring for Patients & Clinics
In this presentation we discuss clinical data supporting the use of Home Monitoring, utilization of Home Monitoring for same day discharge, creation of alert templates, utilization of patient groups to optimize workflow and billing, as well as the new QuickCheck feature available in our newest ICD/CRT family of devices.


ICD Programming for Shock Reduction
In this presentation we discuss possible causes of inappropriate shock in ICDs, review the MADIT RIT programming strategies, and identify programming options to decrease inappropriate shocks.


ICD IEGM Workshop: Case-Based Approach
In this workshop we use case studies to discuss a simple approach to ICD electrogram interpretation and identify programming options to address issues identified on sample IEGMs.


DX Clinical Data and EGM Review
Dr. Hayes discusses the BIOTRONIK DX system, and walks through the clinical data from DX trials, as well a case study analyzing EGM rhythms in a DX patient.


Physiologic Pacing in 2021
In this presentation, our guest presenter, Dr. Parikshit Sharma, discusses physiologic pacing concepts including His Bundle Pacing and Left Bundle Branch Pacing.

Continuing Education Hours

The program is recognized for 4 hours of continuing education credit each day, for a total of 12 hours; California Board of Registered Nursing credit provider CEP17525. These CE credits are recognized for registered nurses. Attendees need to view all content that was presented on a given day in order to receive continuing education credit. Once you have completed all of the day 2 content, please send an email to to request a certificate of completion for your records. Note: Allied Health Professionals are responsible to confirm CE credit acceptance with their individual licensing board.

David Hayes

David Hayes, MD

Chief Medical Officer

Parikshit (Parik) Sharma, MD, MPH, FACC, FHRS

Associate Professor of Medicine, Chief, Section of Electrophysiology, Director of Electrophysiology Lab, Division of Cardiology / Electrophysiology, Rush University Medical Center