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What does TWA stand for?

TWA stands for T-Wave Alternans (marker of cardiac electrical instability)

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The new policy states: "Microvolt T-Wave Alternans (MTWA) as a technique of risk stratification for primary or secondary prevention of fatal arrhythmias and sudden cardiac death (SCD) may be considered medically necessary in patients who are at risk of developing life-threatening ventricular arrhythmias.
I believe that the Microvolt T-Wave Alternans technology is now positioned to play an important role in the evaluation and management of patients at risk for sudden cardiac death, and I welcome the opportunity to assist the Company in achieving its goals.