Dr. Poole is a UW professor of medicine in the division of cardiology. Her
clinical interests include patients with heart rhythm disorders such as rapid…
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Patient Care Philosophy
"Every patient is equally important and deserves consideration of his/her
concerns and symptoms. I believe each patient is a partner in his/her health care. Patients should be provided with adequate information and education regarding their concerns or illness in order to make the best decision for evaluation and treatment options."
Family, skiing, walking, hiking and reading books.
Abnormal fast and slow heart rhythm disorders and evaluation of patients at risk for sudden cardiac arrest, both those with underlying heart disease or individuals with heritable disorders that place them at risk. Also, management of heart rhythm disorders associated with heart failure, congenital heart disease and cardiac muscle disorders.
Prevention of sudden cardiac death through the use of implantable cardioverter defibrillators, automatic external defibrillation, technologic advancements in implantable devices to treat heart rhythm disorders and assessing complications of device procedures.
|Univ. of Washington, School of Medicine||Medical education||1980
|Univ. of Minnesota SOM||Internship||
|UW - Division of Cardiology||Fellowship||
|UW - Division of General Internal Medicine||Residency||
|American Board of Internal Medicine||Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology||1992
|American Board of Internal Medicine||Cardiovascular Disease||1987
|American Board of Internal Medicine||Internal Medicine||1983