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Substrate Characterization and Outcome of Catheter Ablation of Ventricular Tachycardia in Patients With Nonischemic Cardiomyopathy and Isolated Epicardial Scar.

Ioan Liuba, Daniele Muser, Anwar Chahal, Cory Tschabrunn, Pasquale Santangeli, Ling Kuo, David S Frankel, David J Callans, Fermin Garcia, Gregory E Supple, Robert D Schaller, Sanjay Dixit, David Lin, Saman Nazarian, Ramanan Kumareswaran, Jeffrey Arkles, Michael P Riley, Matthew C Hyman, Katie Walsh, Gustavo Guandalini, Martin Arceluz, Naga Venkata K Pothineni, Erica S Zado, Francis Marchlinski,

<h4>Background</h4>The substrate for ventricular tachycardia (VT) in left ventricular (LV) nonischemic cardiomyopathy may be epicardial. We assessed the prevalence, location, endocardial electrograms, and VT ablation outcomes in LV nonischemic cardiomyopathy with isolated epicardial substrate.<h4>Methods</h4>Forty-seven of 531 (9%) patients with LV nonischemic cardiomyopathy and VT demonstrated normal endocardial (>1.5 mV)/abnormal epicardial ... Read more >>

Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol (Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology)
[2021, :CIRCEP121010279]

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Sex Differences in Ablation Strategy, Lesion Sets, and Complications of Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation: An Analysis From the GWTG-AFIB Registry.

Fahd N Yunus, Alexander C Perino, DaJuanicia N Holmes, Roland A Matsouaka, Anne B Curtis, Kenneth A Ellenbogen, David S Frankel, Bradley P Knight, Andrea M Russo, William R Lewis, Jonathan P Piccini, Mintu P Turakhia, ,

<h4>Background</h4>When presenting for atrial fibrillation (AF) ablation, women, compared with men, tend to have more nonpulmonary vein triggers and advanced atrial disease. Whether this informs differences in AF ablation strategy is not well described. We aimed to characterize ablation strategy and complications by sex, using the Get With The Guidelines-AF ... Read more >>

Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol (Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology)
[2021, 14(11):e009790]

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Persistent Opioid Use After Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device Procedures.

Timothy M Markman, Chase R Brown, Lin Yang, Gustavo S Guandalini, Matthew C Hyman, Jeffrey S Arkles, Pasquale Santangeli, Robert D Schaller, Gregory E Supple, Rajat Deo, Saman Nazarian, Sanjay Dixit, David J Callans, Andrew E Epstein, Francis E Marchlinski, Peter W Groeneveld, David S Frankel,

<h4>Background</h4>Prescription opioids are a major contributor to the ongoing epidemic of persistent opioid use (POU). The incidence of POU among opioid-naïve patients after cardiac implantable electronic device (CIED) procedures is unknown.<h4>Methods</h4>This retrospective cohort study used data from a national administrative claims database from 2004 to 2018 of patients undergoing CIED ... Read more >>

Circulation (Circulation)
[2021, 144(20):1590-1597]

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Sinus rhythm QRS amplitude and fractionation in patients with nonischemic cardiomyopathy to identify ventricular tachycardia substrate and location.

Martín R Arceluz, Ioan Liuba, Cory M Tschabrunn, David S Frankel, Pasquale Santangeli, Gregory E Supple, Robert D Schaller, Fermin C Garcia, David J Callans, Gustavo S Guandalini, Katie Walsh, Saman Nazarian, Erica S Zado, Francis E Marchlinski,

<h4>Background</h4>Ventricular tachycardia (VT) substrate in left ventricular (LV) nonischemic cardiomyopathy (NICM) consists of fibrosis with surviving myocardium.<h4>Objective</h4>The purpose of this study was to determine whether, in patients with LV NICM and sustained VT, reduced QRS amplitude and QRSf during sinus rhythm can identify the presence and location of abnormal septal ... Read more >>

Heart Rhythm (Heart rhythm)
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Tachycardia-Dependent Paroxysmal Atrioventricular Block-Reply.

Matthew C Hyman, David S Frankel,

JAMA Intern Med (JAMA internal medicine)
[2021, :]

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Pacing-Induced Cardiomyopathy.

Shaan Khurshid, David S Frankel,

Right ventricular (RV) pacing-induced cardiomyopathy (PICM) is typically defined as left ventricular systolic dysfunction resulting from electrical and mechanical dyssynchrony caused by RV pacing. RV PICM is common, occurring in 10-20% of individuals exposed to frequent RV pacing. Multiple risk factors for PICM have been identified, including male sex, wider ... Read more >>

Card Electrophysiol Clin (Cardiac electrophysiology clinics)
[2021, 13(4):741-753]

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Look left, look right, look left again.

Alan Sugrue, David S Frankel,

Heart Rhythm (Heart rhythm)
[2021, 18(12):2158-2159]

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Moving Beyond 'Fib/Flutter'.

Tharian S Cherian, Robert D Schaller, David S Frankel,

Am J Med (The American journal of medicine)
[2021, :]

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Diagnostic Approach to Wide Complex Tachycardia.

Maxime Cerantola, Jeffrey Arkles, David S Frankel,

JAMA Intern Med (JAMA internal medicine)
[2021, 181(9):1231-1233]

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Safety and efficacy of catheter ablation for ventricular tachycardia in elderly patients with structural heart disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Alessandro Blandino, Francesca Bianchi, David S Frankel, Jackson J Liang, Andrea Mazzanti, Fabrizio D'Ascenzo, Andrea Sibona Masi, Stefano Grossi, Giuseppe Musumeci,

<h4>Purpose</h4>Data regarding the age-specific outcomes of VT ablation in patients with structural heart disease (SHD) are scarce. We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis to evaluate the outcomes of VT ablation in elderly vs. younger patients with SHD.<h4>Methods</h4>MEDLINE/PubMed, Cochrane, and Google Scholar and references comparing VT ablation in elderly vs. ... Read more >>

J Interv Card Electrophysiol (Journal of interventional cardiac electrophysiology : an international journal of arrhythmias and pacing)
[2021, :]

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Paroxysmal Atrioventricular Block.

Matthew C Hyman, Muralidhar Papireddy, David S Frankel,

JAMA Intern Med (JAMA internal medicine)
[2021, 181(8):1108-1109]

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Impact of left atrial posterior wall isolation on arrhythmia outcomes in patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing repeat ablation.

Naga Venkata K Pothineni, Aung Lin, David S Frankel, Gregory E Supple, Fermin C Garcia, David Lin, Matthew C Hyman, Ramanan Kumareswaran, Jeffrey Arkles, Michael Riley, Rajat Deo, Andrew E Epstein, Saman Nazarian, Robert D Schaller, David J Callans, Francis E Marchlinski, Pasquale Santangeli, Sanjay Dixit,

<h4>Background</h4>It remains unclear whether additional left atrial posterior wall isolation (LAPWI) beyond pulmonary vein reisolation (PVRI) is beneficial in atrial fibrillation (AF) patients undergoing repeat ablation.<h4>Objective</h4>We sought to assess impact of LAPWI on arrhythmia outcomes in patients undergoing repeat AF ablation.<h4>Methods</h4>All AF patients that underwent repeat ablation between January 2016 ... Read more >>

Heart Rhythm O2 (Heart rhythm O2)
[2021, 2(5):489-497]

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Everything That Wenckebachs Is Not the AV Node.

Tharian S Cherian, Saman Nazarian, David S Frankel,

JAMA Intern Med (JAMA internal medicine)
[2021, 181(6):853-855]

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Subserratus implantation of the subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator.

Jeffrey Smietana, David S Frankel, Joseph M Serletti, Jeffrey Arkles, Naga Venkata K Pothineni, Francis E Marchlinski, Robert D Schaller,

Heart Rhythm (Heart rhythm)
[2021, 18(10):1799-1804]

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Interatrial septal tachycardias following atrial fibrillation ablation or cardiac surgery: Electrophysiological features and ablation outcomes.

Lohit Garg, Naga Venkata K Pothineni, Alonso Arroyo, Diego Rodriguez, Fermin C Garcia, Matthew C Hyman, Ramanan Kumareswaran, Jeffrey S Arkles, Robert D Schaller, Gregory E Supple, David S Frankel, Michael P Riley, Saman Nazarian, David Lin, Sanjay Dixit, David J Callans, Erica S Zado, Francis E Marchlinski, Luis C Saenz, Pasquale Santangeli,

<h4>Background</h4>Interatrial septal tachycardias (IAS-ATs) following atrial fibrillation (AF) ablation or cardiac surgery are rare, and their management is challenging.<h4>Objective</h4>The purpose of this study was to investigate the electrophysiological features and outcomes associated with catheter ablation of IAS-AT.<h4>Methods</h4>We screened 338 patients undergoing catheter ablation of ATs following AF ablation or cardiac ... Read more >>

Heart Rhythm (Heart rhythm)
[2021, 18(9):1491-1499]

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Stroke, Timing of Atrial Fibrillation Diagnosis, and Risk of Death.

Anjali Bhatla, Yuliya Borovskiy, Ronit Katz, Matthew C Hyman, Parin J Patel, Jeffrey Arkles, David J Callans, Neel Chokshi, Sanjay Dixit, Andrew E Epstein, David S Frankel, Fermin C Garcia, Ramanan Kumareswaran, Jackson J Liang, David Lin, Steven R Messé, Saman Nazarian, Michael P Riley, Pasquale Santangeli, Robert D Schaller, Gregory E Supple, Scott E Kasner, Francis Marchlinski, Rajat Deo,

<h4>Objective</h4>To evaluate the prognosis of patients with ischemic stroke according to the timing of an atrial fibrillation (AF) diagnosis, we created an inception cohort of incident stroke events and compared the risk of death between patients with stroke with (1) sinus rhythm, (2) known AF (KAF), and (3) AF diagnosed ... Read more >>

Neurology (Neurology)
[2021, 96(12):e1655-e1662]

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Active esophageal cooling for the prevention of thermal injury during atrial fibrillation ablation: a randomized controlled pilot study.

Cory M Tschabrunn, Sara Attalla, Jonathan Salas, David S Frankel, Matthew C Hyman, Emily Simon, Tiffany Sharkoski, David J Callans, Gregory E Supple, Saman Nazarian, David Lin, Robert D Schaller, Sanjay Dixit, Francis E Marchlinski, Pasquale Santangeli,

<h4>Background</h4>Severe endoscopically detected esophageal thermal lesions (EDELs) have been associated with higher risk of progression to atrio-esophageal fistula (AEF) following radiofrequency catheter ablation (RFCA) of atrial fibrillation (AF). We sought to evaluate safety and feasibility of active esophageal cooling using the Attune Medical Esophageal Heat Transfer Device (EnsoETM) to limit frequency or ... Read more >>

J Interv Card Electrophysiol (Journal of interventional cardiac electrophysiology : an international journal of arrhythmias and pacing)
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Racial/Ethnic and Socioeconomic Disparities in Management of Incident Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation.

Lauren A Eberly, Lohit Garg, Lin Yang, Timothy M Markman, Ashwin S Nathan, Nwamaka D Eneanya, Sanjay Dixit, Francis E Marchlinski, Peter W Groeneveld, David S Frankel,

<h4>Importance</h4>In patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (AF), rhythm control with either antiarrhythmic drugs (AADs) or catheter ablation has been associated with decreased symptoms, prevention of adverse remodeling, and improved cardiovascular outcomes. Adoption of advanced cardiovascular therapeutics, however, is often slower among patients from racial/ethnic minority groups and those with lower ... Read more >>

JAMA Netw Open (JAMA network open)
[2021, 4(2):e210247]

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Procedure characteristics and outcomes of atrial fibrillation ablation procedures using cryoballoon versus radiofrequency ablation: A report from the GWTG-AFIB registry.

Daniel J Friedman, DaJuanicia Holmes, Anne B Curtis, Kenneth A Ellenbogen, David S Frankel, Bradley P Knight, Andrea M Russo, Roland Matsouaka, Mintu P Turakhia, William R Lewis, Jonathan P Piccini,

<h4>Introduction</h4>Cryoballoon ablation (CBA) is an alternative to radiofrequency ablation (RFA) for ablation of atrial fibrillation (AF) and real-world comparisons of this strategy are lacking. As such, we sought to compare patient and periprocedural characteristics and outcomes of CBA versus RFA in the Get With the Guidelines AFIB Registry.<h4>Methods</h4>Categorical variables were ... Read more >>

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol (Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology)
[2021, 32(2):248-259]

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Continuous rhythm monitoring-guided anticoagulation after atrial fibrillation ablation.

Naga Venkata K Pothineni, Nigel Amankwah, Pasquale Santangeli, Robert D Schaller, Gregory E Supple, Rajat Deo, Saman Nazarian, Fermin C Garcia, Sanjay Dixit, David J Callans, Francis E Marchlinski, David S Frankel,

<h4>Introduction</h4>Oral anticoagulation (OAC) based on estimated stroke risk is recommended following catheter ablation (CA) of atrial fibrillation (AF), regardless of the extent of arrhythmia control. However, discontinuing OAC in selected patients may be safe. We sought to evaluate a strategy of OAC discontinuation following AF ablation guided by continuous rhythm ... Read more >>

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol (Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology)
[2021, 32(2):345-353]

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Myocardial Substrate Characterization by CMR T1 Mapping in Patients With NICM and No LGE Undergoing Catheter Ablation of VT.

Daniele Muser, Gaetano Nucifora, Simon A Castro, Andres Enriquez, C Anwar A Chahal, Silvia Magnani, Ramanan Kumareswaran, Jeffrey Arkles, Gregory Supple, Robert Schaller, Matthew Hyman, Sanjay Dixit, David Lin, Erica S Zado, Cory Tschabrunn, David J Callans, Saman Nazarian, David S Frankel, Francis E Marchlinski, Pasquale Santangeli,

<h4>Objectives</h4>The goal of this study was to characterize the relationship between DF, the electroanatomic mapping (EAM) substrate, and outcomes of catheter ablation of VT in NICM.<h4>Background</h4>A substantial proportion of patients with nonischemic dilated cardiomyopathy (NICM) and ventricular tachycardia (VT) do not have scar detectable by cardiac magnetic resonance late gadolinium ... Read more >>

JACC Clin Electrophysiol (JACC. Clinical electrophysiology)
[2021, 7(7):831-840]

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Catheter ablation of ventricular tachycardia in patients with prior cardiac surgery: An analysis from the International VT Ablation Center Collaborative Group.

Martin Aguilar, Usha B Tedrow, Wendy S Tzou, Roderick Tung, David S Frankel, Pasquale Santangeli, Marmar Vaseghi, T Jared Bunch, Luigi Di Biase, Venkatakrishna N Tholakanahalli, Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy, Timm Dickfeld, J Peter Weiss, Nilesh Mathuria, Pasquale Vergara, Shiro Nakahara, Jason S Bradfield, J David Burkhardt, William G Stevenson, David J Callans, Paolo Della Bella, Andrea Natale, Kalyanam Shivkumar, Francis E Marchlinski, William H Sauer,

<h4>Introduction</h4>Patients with prior cardiac surgery may represent a subgroup of patients with ventricular tachycardia (VT) that may be more difficult to control with catheter ablation.<h4>Methods</h4>We evaluated 1901 patients with ischemic and nonischemic cardiomyopathy who underwent VT ablation at 12 centers. Clinical characteristics and VT radiofrequency ablation procedural outcomes were assessed ... Read more >>

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol (Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology)
[2021, 32(2):409-416]

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Prognostic Value of Nonischemic Ringlike Left Ventricular Scar in Patients With Apparently Idiopathic Nonsustained Ventricular Arrhythmias.

Daniele Muser, Gaetano Nucifora, Daniele Muser, Gaetano Nucifora, Maurizio Pieroni, Simon A Castro, Ruben Casado Arroyo, Shingo Maeda, Daniel A Benhayon, Ioan Liuba, Mouhannad Sadek, Silvia Magnani, Andres Enriquez, Jackson J Liang, Biagio Sassone, Benoit Desjardins, Sanjay Dixit, Rajat Deo, Fermin C Garcia, David J Callans, David S Frankel, Joseph B Selvanayagam, Francis E Marchlinski, Pasquale Santangeli,

<h4>Background</h4>Left ventricular (LV) scar on late gadolinium enhancement (LGE) cardiac magnetic resonance has been correlated with life-threatening arrhythmic events in patients with apparently idiopathic ventricular arrhythmias (VAs). We investigated the prognostic significance of a specific LV-LGE phenotype characterized by a ringlike pattern of fibrosis.<h4>Methods</h4>A total of 686 patients with apparently ... Read more >>

Circulation (Circulation)
[2021, 143(14):1359-1373]

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PRECAF Randomized Controlled Trial.

Ling Kuo, David S Frankel, Aung Lin, Jeffrey Arkles, Matthew Hyman, Pasquale Santangeli, Francis E Marchlinski, Saman Nazarian,

<h4>Background</h4>We have previously shown that the presence of dual muscular coronary sinus (CS) to left atrial (LA) connections, coupled with rate-dependent unidirectional block in one limb, is associated with atrial fibrillation (AF) induction. This study sought to examine whether ablation of distal CS to LA connections at a first AF ... Read more >>

Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol (Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology)
[2021, 14(1):e008993]

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Patient and Staff Perceptions of Universal Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Screening Prior to Cardiac Catheterization and Electrophysiology Laboratory Procedures.

Naga Venkata K Pothineni, Samantha Starkey, Kristine Conn, Christina Evans, Ronak Shah, Matthew C Hyman, David S Frankel, Rim Halaby, Hillary A Johnston-Cox, Katherine Kunkel, Ashwin S Nathan, Matthew E Seigerman, Howard C Herrmann, Jay Giri, Francis E Marchlinski, Pasquale Santangeli, Alexander C Fanaroff,

Circ Cardiovasc Interv (Circulation. Cardiovascular interventions)
[2020, 13(12):e009975]

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