Seth Shay Martin, MD

All posts by Seth Shay Martin, MD

August 25th, 2014

An Electrophysiology Service Diagnostic Conundrum


A 57-year-old woman with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation, long-QT syndrome after ICD implantation, and severe anxiety presents a unique diagnostic challenge.

April 15th, 2014

Case: Assessment of Cardiac Risk and Need for Preventive Medications


A 68-year-old white woman with a history of obesity and depression is seen for cardiac risk assessment. The quality of her diet varies greatly, and she admits to many dietary indiscretions. She has tried several different diets, including low-carbohydrate/high-fat diets. She does not use the treadmill or stationary bicycle in her house or routinely exercise […]

March 30th, 2014

Stage Set for Phase IV Trials of PCSK9 Inhibition

Seth Martin, a fellow blogging at ACC.14, discusses some exciting developments taking place at the conference.

March 30th, 2014

Ideas Lost, But Not Stolen

A fellow blogs about an unfortunate experience at ACC.14 – and how it it made him realize the value of his work.

November 20th, 2013

AHA.13: Good until the End

On the last afternoon at AHA.13, a poster on an experimental preventive treatment catches the eye of a cardiology Fellow .

November 18th, 2013

The Best Way to Spend a Morning at AHA?

This cardiology Fellow finds out exactly what will keep him coming back to the AHA.