Pierre Bordachar

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic parameters of ventricular dyssynchrony validation in patients with heart failure using sequential biventricular pacing
    Pierre Bordachar
    Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, Pessac, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:2157-65. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Biventricular pacing and left ventricular pacing in heart failure: similar hemodynamic improvement despite marked electromechanical differences
    Pierre Bordachar
    Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, Pessac, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 15:1342-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Presence of ventricular dyssynchrony and haemodynamic impact of right ventricular pacing in adults with repaired Tetralogy of Fallot and right bundle branch block
    Pierre Bordachar
    University Victor Segallen, 33000 Bordeaux, France
    Europace 10:967-71. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Validation of a new noninvasive device for the monitoring of peak endocardial acceleration in pigs: implications for optimization of pacing site and configuration
    Pierre Bordachar
    INSERM U 828, University Bordeaux 2, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:725-9. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Pathophysiology, clinical course, and management of congenital complete atrioventricular block
    Pierre Bordachar
    University Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
    Heart Rhythm 10:760-6. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Left ventricular endocardial or triventricular pacing to optimize cardiac resynchronization therapy in a chronic canine model of ischemic heart failure
    Pierre Bordachar
    Hospital Haut Leveque, Pessa, France
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 303:H207-15. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Endocardial pacing: the wave of the future?
    Pierre Bordachar
    Bordeaux 2 University, Bordeaux, France
    Curr Cardiol Rep 14:547-51. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Left-sided implantation of biventricular implantable cardioverter-defibrillators in dextrocardia
    Julien Laborderie
    Hospital Haut Leveque, Pessac, France
    Heart Rhythm 4:246. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Addition of a second LV pacing site in CRT nonresponders rationale and design of the multicenter randomized V(3) trial
    Pierre Bordachar
    Hospital Haut Leveque, Service Pr Clementy, Pessac 33604, France
    J Card Fail 16:709-13. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular endocardial stimulation for severe heart failure
    Pierre Bordachar
    Bordeaux University 2 and University Medical Center of Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:747-53. 2010

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Publications76

  1. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic parameters of ventricular dyssynchrony validation in patients with heart failure using sequential biventricular pacing
    Pierre Bordachar
    Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, Pessac, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:2157-65. 2004
    ..We sought to evaluate the relationship between hemodynamic and ventricular dyssynchrony parameters in patients undergoing simultaneous and sequential biventricular pacing (BVP)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Biventricular pacing and left ventricular pacing in heart failure: similar hemodynamic improvement despite marked electromechanical differences
    Pierre Bordachar
    Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, Pessac, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 15:1342-7. 2004
    ..We sought to clarify the mechanisms responsible for similar hemodynamic improvement despite differences in electrical activation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Presence of ventricular dyssynchrony and haemodynamic impact of right ventricular pacing in adults with repaired Tetralogy of Fallot and right bundle branch block
    Pierre Bordachar
    University Victor Segallen, 33000 Bordeaux, France
    Europace 10:967-71. 2008
    ..We aimed at (i) investigating whether this prolonged RV conduction induced detrimental electromechanical dyssynchrony in both RV and left ventricle (LV) and (ii) determining the acute haemodynamic effects of pacing at different RV sites...
  4. ncbi request reprint Validation of a new noninvasive device for the monitoring of peak endocardial acceleration in pigs: implications for optimization of pacing site and configuration
    Pierre Bordachar
    INSERM U 828, University Bordeaux 2, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:725-9. 2008
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  5. doi request reprint Pathophysiology, clinical course, and management of congenital complete atrioventricular block
    Pierre Bordachar
    University Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
    Heart Rhythm 10:760-6. 2013
    ..Future areas of research to minimize these risks include assessing the impact of alternative stimulation sites and the development of new cardiac stimulation techniques...
  6. doi request reprint Left ventricular endocardial or triventricular pacing to optimize cardiac resynchronization therapy in a chronic canine model of ischemic heart failure
    Pierre Bordachar
    Hospital Haut Leveque, Pessa, France
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 303:H207-15. 2012
    ..BiV endocardial pacing was superior to BiV epicardial and to TriV pacing in terms of acute hemodynamic response. Further investigation is needed to confirm the chronic benefit of this approach in humans...
  7. ncbi request reprint Endocardial pacing: the wave of the future?
    Pierre Bordachar
    Bordeaux 2 University, Bordeaux, France
    Curr Cardiol Rep 14:547-51. 2012
    ..The future of endocardial stimulation will depend on the results of randomized studies adequately powered to assess the feasibility, the safety and the effectiveness of this new pacing strategy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Left-sided implantation of biventricular implantable cardioverter-defibrillators in dextrocardia
    Julien Laborderie
    Hospital Haut Leveque, Pessac, France
    Heart Rhythm 4:246. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Addition of a second LV pacing site in CRT nonresponders rationale and design of the multicenter randomized V(3) trial
    Pierre Bordachar
    Hospital Haut Leveque, Service Pr Clementy, Pessac 33604, France
    J Card Fail 16:709-13. 2010
    ..V(3) is a planned multicenter, randomized trial whose objective is to evaluate the clinical benefit conferred by the addition of a second LV lead in nonresponders after at least 6 months of standard biventricular stimulation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular endocardial stimulation for severe heart failure
    Pierre Bordachar
    Bordeaux University 2 and University Medical Center of Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:747-53. 2010
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  11. doi request reprint Haemodynamic impact of the left ventricular pacing site during graded ischaemia in an open-chest pig model
    Pierre Bordachar
    INSERM U 441, University Bordeaux 2, CHU de Bordeaux, France
    Europace 10:242-8. 2008
    ..We aimed to investigate the impact of the left ventricular (LV) pacing site in an animal model of incremental myocardial ischaemia...
  12. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic assessment during exercise of heart failure patients with cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Pierre Bordachar
    Cardiologic Hospital, Pessac and Bordeaux 2 University, Pessac, France
    Am J Cardiol 97:1622-5. 2006
    ..Changes from at rest to exercise in LV dyssynchrony were correlated with changes in stroke volume (r = -0.61, p <0.01) and changes in mitral regurgitation (r = 0.60, p <0.01)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Extraction of old pacemaker or cardioverter-defibrillator leads by laser sheath versus femoral approach
    Pierre Bordachar
    Hospital du Haut Leveque, Service Pr Clementy, Pessac, France
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 3:319-23. 2010
    ..This prospective study compared the safety and effectiveness of laser sheaths versus femoral snare extractions...
  14. doi request reprint Three left ventricular leads required for improved haemodynamic and clinical status of a patient with very severe heart failure and a narrow QRS duration
    Pierre Bordachar
    Bordeaux University 2, Bordeaux, France
    Europace 13:439. 2011
    ..Implantation of three left ventricle (LV) leads was associated with a significant haemodynamic improvement. After 6 months of tri-LV pacing the patient has improved NYHA class from IV to II and the LV ejection fraction from 15 to 21%...
  15. doi request reprint Contributions of a hemodynamic sensor embedded in an atrial lead in a porcine model
    Pierre Bordachar
    Bordeaux University 2, Bordeaux, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 22:579-83. 2011
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  16. doi request reprint Absence of additional improvement in outcome of patients receiving cardiac resynchronization therapy paced at the most delayed left ventricular region
    Antoine Deplagne
    Service Pr Clementy, Hopital Haut Leveque, Avenue Magellan, 33600 Pessac, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 102:641-9. 2009
    ..The choice of the optimal left ventricular (LV) pacing site remains an issue in patients requiring cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT)...
  17. doi request reprint Additional value of three-dimensional echocardiography in patients with cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Antoine Deplagne
    CHU of Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 102:497-508. 2009
    ..There is no gold standard technique for quantification of ventricular dyssynchrony...
  18. doi request reprint Catheter ablation of atrial tachycardia following atrial fibrillation ablation
    Rukshen Weerasooriya
    Hôpital Cardologique du Haut Lévêque and the Université Bordeaux II, Bordeaux, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 20:833-8. 2009
    ..An atrial tachycardia is rightly seen as a failure of AF ablation, as these tachycardias are poorly tolerated by patients. This article describes a simple, practical approach to diagnosis and ablation of these atrial tachycardias...
  19. doi request reprint Single surgical procedure combining epicardial pacemaker implantation and subsequent extraction of the infected pacing system for pacemaker-dependent patients
    Sana Amraoui
    Bordeaux University 2 and University Medical Center of Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 146:302-5. 2013
    ..In this study, we examine the feasibility of performing a single combined procedure of epicardial pacemaker implantation followed by system extraction...
  20. pmc Biventricular stimulation improves right and left ventricular function after tetralogy of Fallot repair: acute animal and clinical studies
    Jean Benoit Thambo
    University Hospital of Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
    Heart Rhythm 7:344-50. 2010
    ..Studies of biventricular (BiV) stimulation in patients with congenital heart disease have been retrospective or have included patients with heterogeneous disorders...
  21. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiogram-based algorithm to predict the left ventricular lead position in recipients of cardiac resynchronization systems
    Sylvain Ploux
    University Victor Segalen, Bordeaux, and Hospital Haut Leveque, Pessac, France
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 32:S2-7. 2009
    ..Biventricular pacing is associated with various electrocardiographic patterns depending on the position of the left ventricular (LV) lead. We aimed to develop an electrocardiogram-based algorithm to predict the position of the LV lead...
  22. ncbi request reprint Reliability and reproducibility of QRS duration in the selection of candidates for cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Maxime de Guillebon
    University Victor Segalen, 33000 Bordeaux France, Hospital Haut Leveque, Pessac, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 21:890-2. 2010
    ..A QRS >120 ms remains the recommended criterion for the selection of cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) candidates. However, the reproducibility of this measurement has not been studied thoroughly...
  23. doi request reprint Long-term follow-up of persistent atrial fibrillation ablation using termination as a procedural endpoint
    Mark D O'Neill
    Service de Rythmologie, Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, Avenue de Magellan, 33604 Bordeaux, Pessac, France
    Eur Heart J 30:1105-12. 2009
    ..Whether arrhythmia termination during ablation is associated with an improved clinical outcome is controversial...
  24. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic study of the optimal atrioventricular delay at rest and during exercise in recipients of cardiac resynchronization therapy systems
    Bilel Mokrani
    University Victor Segalen, 33000 Bordeaux, France
    Heart Rhythm 6:972-7. 2009
    ..It is unclear whether, in recipients of cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) systems, the optimal AV delay should be the same, shorter, or longer during exercise than at rest...
  25. ncbi request reprint Relationship between left ventricular stimulation characteristics at implantation and echocardiographic response after 6 months of cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Antoine Deplagne
    Hopital Cardiologique HautLeveque, University Bordeaux 2, CHU of Bordeaux, Bordeaux Pessac, France
    Europace 12:1757-61. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that the local stimulation characteristics at the time of device implantation predict the response to cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT)...
  26. doi request reprint Pre- and intra-procedural predictors of reverse remodeling after cardiac resynchronization therapy: an MRI study
    Hubert Cochet
    Department of Cardiovascular Imaging, CHU Université de Bordeaux, Pessac, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 24:682-91. 2013
    ..Response rate after cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) remains suboptimal. We sought to identify pre- and intraprocedural predictors of response using MRI...
  27. ncbi request reprint Dynamic ventricular dyssynchrony: an exercise-echocardiography study
    Stephane Lafitte
    Cardiologic Hospital, Pessac and Bordeaux 2 University, Bordeaux, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:2253-9. 2006
    ..We sought to assess the effects of exercise on ventricular dyssynchrony in patients with normal and depressed left ventricular (LV) function...
  28. doi request reprint Effects of nonsystemic ventricular pacing in patients with transposition of the great arteries and atrial redirection
    Alice Horovitz
    University Hospital for Cardiology, University Victor Segalen Bordeaux II, Bordeaux, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 23:766-70. 2012
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the effects of long-term nonsystemic ventricular pacing on cardiac function, dyssynchrony, and clinical performance in patients with systemic RV...
  29. doi request reprint Radiofrequency puncture of the fossa ovalis for resistant transseptal access
    Sebastien Knecht
    Hôpital Cardiologique du Haut Lévêque and the Université Victor Segalen Bordeaux II, Bordeaux, France
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 1:169-74. 2008
    ..We evaluated the efficacy and safety of a new method to cross-resistant septae by transmitting radiofrequency (RF) energy through the transseptal needle...
  30. ncbi request reprint Effects of right, left, and biventricular pacing on myocardial perfusion in ischemic conditions
    Stephane Lafitte
    INSERM U 441, Pessac, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:1121-8. 2006
    ..In this acute echocardiographic study, we compared the respective effects of right ventricular pacing (RVP), left ventricular pacing (LVP), and biventricular pacing (BVP) on regional perfusion in a swine model of graded ischemia...
  31. ncbi request reprint Systolic time intervals as simple echocardiographic parameters of left ventricular systolic performance: correlation with ejection fraction and longitudinal two-dimensional strain
    Patricia Reant
    Departement de Cardiologie, CHU de Bordeaux, Universite de Bordeaux, CIC 0005, INSERM U828, Plateforme Technologique d Innovation Biomédicale, Bordeaux Pessac, France
    Eur J Echocardiogr 11:834-44. 2010
    ..In this context, the usefulness of simpler measurements such as systolic time intervals (STI) by pulsed Doppler echocardiography must be emphasized...
  32. doi request reprint Clinical value of fibrillatory wave amplitude on surface ECG in patients with persistent atrial fibrillation
    Isabelle Nault
    Hopital Cardiologique Haut Leveque, Bordeaux Pessac, Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 26:11-9. 2009
    ..We postulated that amplitude of fibrillatory (F)-wave in patients with persistent AF would correlate with clinical characteristics and outcome in patients undergoing catheter ablation for AF...
  33. ncbi request reprint Validation of an echocardiographic multiparametric strategy to increase responders patients after cardiac resynchronization: a multicentre study
    Stephane Lafitte
    Cardiologic Hospital and Inserm 828, Bordeaux University Hospital Centre, Bordeaux, France
    Eur Heart J 30:2880-7. 2009
    ..Although dyssynchrony by echocardiography has been used to improve the selection of patients, the complexity of myocardial contraction has generated a moderate improvement using any of several individual parameters...
  34. doi request reprint Management of subacute and delayed right ventricular perforation with a pacing or an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator lead
    Julien Laborderie
    Hopital Haut Leveque, Pessac, France
    Am J Cardiol 102:1352-5. 2008
    ..In most patients, the leads can safely be removed under fluoroscopic guidance, with surgical backup support and close monitoring...
  35. doi request reprint Impact of a patent foramen ovale on paroxysmal atrial fibrillation ablation
    Sebastien Knecht
    Hôpital Cardiologique du Haut Lévêque and the Université Victor Segalen Bordeaux II, Bordeaux, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:1236-41. 2008
    ..This study sought to investigate the impact of accessing the left atrium via a PFO on paroxysmal AF ablation...
  36. doi request reprint Noninvasive electrocardiographic mapping to improve patient selection for cardiac resynchronization therapy: beyond QRS duration and left bundle branch block morphology
    Sylvain Ploux
    Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, CHU Bordeaux, LIRYC, L Institut de rythmologie et modélisation cardiaque, Universite de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 61:2435-43. 2013
    ..This study sought to investigate whether noninvasive electrocardiographic activation mapping is a useful method for predicting response to cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT)...
  37. doi request reprint Biventricular pacing in patients with Tetralogy of Fallot: non-invasive epicardial mapping and clinical impact
    Jean Benoit Thambo
    University Bordeaux 2, 33000 Bordeaux, France
    Int J Cardiol 163:170-4. 2013
    ..We aimed to 1) compare ventricular electrical activation in adults with repaired TOF during RV versus BiV stimulation, using a non-invasive epicardial mapping system, and 2) examine the clinical mid-term effects of BiV resynchronization...
  38. ncbi request reprint Depression and severe heart failure: benefits of cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Sylvain Ploux
    Hopital Cardiologique Haut Leveque, CHU Bordeaux, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 23:631-6. 2012
    ..We specifically examined whether patients with depression have a different rate of response to CRT and whether CRT has an effect on depressive symptoms...
  39. doi request reprint Optimizing hemodynamics in heart failure patients by systematic screening of left ventricular pacing sites: the lateral left ventricular wall and the coronary sinus are rarely the best sites
    Nicolas Derval
    Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, CHU Bordeaux, université Bordeaux 2 Victor Segalen, Pessac, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:566-75. 2010
    ..We sought to evaluate the impact of the left ventricular (LV) pacing site on hemodynamic response to cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Predictors of a positive response to biventricular pacing in patients with severe heart failure and ventricular conduction delay
    Sunthareth Yeim
    Hospital Haut Leveque, Service Pr Clementy, Pessac, France
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:970-5. 2007
    ..We aimed to define demographic, clinical, and electrocardiographic predictors of positive clinical response to CRT...
  41. ncbi request reprint Experimental validation of circumferential, longitudinal, and radial 2-dimensional strain during dobutamine stress echocardiography in ischemic conditions
    Patricia Reant
    INSERM U828 and IFR4, University of Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:149-57. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess and validate 2-dimensional (2D) strain for the detection of ischemia during dobutamine stress echocardiography (DSE)...
  42. doi request reprint Acute hemodynamic benefits of biventricular and single-site systemic ventricular pacing in patients with a systemic right ventricle
    Irene E van Geldorp
    Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, Bordeaux University Hospital, Bordeaux, France
    Heart Rhythm 10:676-82. 2013
    ..Conventional nonsystemic ventricular pacing (non-systVP) may even further increase this risk...
  43. doi request reprint Syncope in Brugada syndrome patients: prevalence, characteristics, and outcome
    Frederic Sacher
    Bordeaux University Hospital, Bordeaux, France
    Heart Rhythm 9:1272-9. 2012
    ..However, a clear extracardiac cause for syncope may be difficult to prove...
  44. doi request reprint Validation of an animal model of right ventricular dysfunction and right bundle branch block to create close physiology to postoperative tetralogy of Fallot
    Jean Benoit Thambo
    University Hospital of Bordeaux, 33000 Bordeaux, France
    Int J Cardiol 154:38-42. 2012
    ..To well understand the implication of prolonged electromechanical dyssynchrony we performed a chronic animal model that mimics essential parameters of postoperative TOF...
  45. doi request reprint Remote implantable cardioverter defibrillator monitoring in a Brugada syndrome population
    Frederic Sacher
    CHU de Bordeaux, Universite Bordeaux II, France
    Europace 11:489-94. 2009
    ..We investigated whether remote ICD monitoring could simplify follow-up and detect potential complications in these patients...
  46. ncbi request reprint Performance of a radiation protection cabin during implantation of pacemakers or cardioverter defibrillators
    Sylvain Ploux
    Hopital Cardiologique Haut Leveque, University Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux Pessac, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 21:428-30. 2010
    ..Standard radiation protection with lead aprons is incomplete and the cause of spine disorders. A radiation protection cabin offers complete protection by surrounding the operator, without requiring a lead apron...
  47. ncbi request reprint Low value of simple echocardiographic indices of ventricular dyssynchrony in predicting the response to cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Pierre Bordachar
    Hospital Haut Leveque, Pessac, France
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:588-92. 2010
    ..We examined the value of three simple echocardiographic indices for predicting the 6-month clinical and echocardiographic responses to CRT...
  48. ncbi request reprint Regression of mitral regurgitation after cardiac resynchronization therapy in an adult with preserved left ventricular function and right ventricular pacing
    Maxime de Guillebon
    Hospital Haut Leveque, Service Pr Clementy, University Victor Segalen, Avenue Magellan, Pessac, 33000, Bordeaux, France
    Europace 9:768-9. 2007
    ..Upgrading to a biventricular device was associated with a decrease in the symptoms, the ventricular dyssynchrony, and the mitral regurgitation...
  49. doi request reprint Early recurrences after atrial fibrillation ablation: prognostic value and effect of early reablation
    Nicolas Lellouche
    Hôpital Cardiologique du Haut Lévêque and the Université Victor Segalen Bordeaux II, Bordeaux, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:599-605. 2008
    ..The long-term consequences of these early recurrences (ER) are controversial. We investigated whether ER were predictive of late recurrences and the impact of early reablation on clinical outcome...
  50. doi request reprint Characterization of electrograms associated with termination of chronic atrial fibrillation by catheter ablation
    Yoshihide Takahashi
    Service de Rythmologie, Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:1003-10. 2008
    ..This study sought to determine the characteristics of atrial electrograms predictive of slowing or termination of atrial fibrillation (AF) during ablation of chronic AF...
  51. doi request reprint Acute hemodynamic response to biventricular pacing in heart failure patients with narrow, moderately, and severely prolonged QRS duration
    Sylvain Ploux
    University Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
    Heart Rhythm 9:1247-50. 2012
    ..The efficacy of biventricular (BiV) pacing in patients with a narrow or moderately prolonged QRS duration remains questionable...
  52. ncbi request reprint Microbiologic characteristics and in vitro susceptibility to antimicrobials in a large population of patients with cardiovascular implantable electronic device infection
    Emilie Jan
    University Hospital of Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 23:375-81. 2012
    ..The aims of this study were to describe the microbiological characteristics of a large population of patients with CIED infections and to test the in vitro susceptibility of the various strains to different antimicrobials...
  53. ncbi request reprint Major regression of severe mitral regurgitation in an adult with congenital heart disease and cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Jean Benoit Thambo
    University Victor Segalen, 33000 Bordeaux, France and Hospital Haut Leveque, Service Pr Clementy, Avenue Magellan, Pessac, France
    Europace 9:1184. 2007
  54. doi request reprint Identification and characterization of super-responders after cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Patricia Reant
    CHU de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
    Am J Cardiol 105:1327-35. 2010
    ..87, sensitivity 71%, and specificity 85%, p <0.01). In conclusion, in the present retrospective study, only a left atrial volume <55 ml and global longitudinal strain < or = -12% were independent predictors of CRT-SRs...
  55. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes after pocket or scar revision and reimplantation of pacemakers with preerosion
    Romain Cassagneau
    Hopital Cardiologique Haut Leveque, University Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux Pessac, France
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 34:150-4. 2011
    ..We examined the long-term outcome of 33 patients who underwent pocket or scar revision and submuscular reimplantation of cardiac pacemakers in our institution...
  56. doi request reprint Positron emission tomography in patients with suspected pacing system infections may play a critical role in difficult cases
    Sylvain Ploux
    University Bordeaux 2, Hopital Cardiologique Haut Leveque, Bordeaux Pessac, France
    Heart Rhythm 8:1478-81. 2011
    ..A pacemaker recipient may be hospitalized recurrently with an infection of unknown origin despite detailed investigations...
  57. doi request reprint Characteristics of recurrent ventricular fibrillation associated with inferolateral early repolarization role of drug therapy
    Michel Haissaguerre
    Universite Bordeaux, CHU Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 53:612-9. 2009
    ..Our purpose was to evaluate the efficacy of antiarrhythmic drugs (AADs) in recurrent ventricular fibrillation (VF) associated with inferolateral early repolarization pattern on the electrocardiogram...
  58. doi request reprint Ventilatory response and peak circulatory power: new functional markers of response after cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Jérémie Jaussaud
    Hopital Cardiologique, Hopital du Haut leveque, CHU de Bordeaux, Avenue Magellan, 33600 Pessac, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 103:184-91. 2010
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Driver domains in persistent atrial fibrillation
    Michel Haissaguerre
    From the Hôpital Cardiologique du Haut Lévêque, CHU Bordeaux, Universite de Bordeaux, France M Haissaguerre, M Hocini, A D, A J S, Y K, S Y, M D, S A, S Z, L J, H L, S P, P B, P R, N D, F S, H C, P J INSERM U897 ISPED Epidémiologie Biostatistique, Bordeaux, France M Q P and INSERM U1045 LIRYC L Institut de Rythmologie et Modélisation Cardiaque, Bordeaux, France A Q, G A, V M, O B, R D
    Circulation 130:530-8. 2014
    ..Specific noninvasive signal processing was applied to identify drivers in distinct categories of persistent atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  60. doi request reprint Outcome after implantation of a cardioverter-defibrillator in patients with Brugada syndrome: a multicenter study-part 2
    Frederic Sacher
    Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, CHU de Bordeaux, L institut de rythmologie et de modélisation cardiaque, INSERM 1045, Bordeaux, France F S, A D, C L, M E F, N D, A D, P R, S P, A Z, P B, P J, M H, M H Institut du Thorax, CHU de Nantes, Nantes, France V P, J B G CHU de Toulouse, Toulouse, France P Maury, A Rollin CHU de Tours, Tours, France D B, B P CHU de Brest, Brest, France J M, S M Tsuchiura Kyodo Hospital, Tsuchiura, Japan Y K, Y I CHU de Lille, Lille
    Circulation 128:1739-47. 2013
    ..We report the outcome of patients with Brugada syndrome implanted with an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator in a large multicenter registry...
  61. ncbi request reprint Localized sources maintaining atrial fibrillation organized by prior ablation
    Michel Haissaguerre
    Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, University Victor Segalen, Bordeaux, France
    Circulation 113:616-25. 2006
    ..Endocardial mapping of localized sources driving atrial fibrillation (AF) in humans has not been reported...
  62. ncbi request reprint Fluctuation of atrial and ventricular lead impedances heralding subtotal separation of device header and generator in a patient with an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
    Julien Laborderie
    Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, Service de Rythmologie, Bordeaux, France
    Heart Rhythm 4:218-20. 2007
  63. doi request reprint Left ventricular endocardial pacing and multisite pacing to improve CRT response
    Sylvain Ploux
    University Bordeaux 2, University Hospital of Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
    J Cardiovasc Transl Res 5:213-8. 2012
    ..However, adequately powered randomized studies are required to determine whether these pacing strategies result in improved outcome...
  64. pmc Response to cardiac resynchronization therapy: the muscular metabolic pathway
    Jérémie Jaussaud
    Division de Cardiologie Clinique, Hopital Cardiologique, du Haut Lévêque, CHU de Bordeaux, Avenue Magellan, 33600 Pessac, France
    Cardiol Res Pract 2011:830279. 2011
    ..01) and from 157 ± 69 to 122 ± 55 ml (P < .01). Conclusion. We suggest that CRT leads to an increase in oxidative muscular metabolism and postponed anaerobic threshold reducing exaggerated hyperventilation during exercise...
  65. ncbi request reprint Management of atrial fibrillation
    Ashok J Shah
    Hôpital Cardiologique du Haut Lévêque and the Université Bordeaux II, Bordeaux, France
    Discov Med 10:201-8. 2010
    ..An ideal therapy for AF aims at prevention of onset and progression of AF and reduction of AF-related symptoms, hospitalization, stroke, and mortality...
  66. doi request reprint The risks and benefits of transseptal endocardial pacing
    Zachary Whinnett
    Bordeaux University, Bordeaux, France
    Curr Opin Cardiol 27:19-23. 2012
    ..In this study we review the risks and potential benefits...
  67. doi request reprint Cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with congenital heart disease
    Jean Benoit Thambo
    Département des pathologies cardiaques congénitales du fœtus, de l enfant et de l adulte, Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, CHU de Bordeaux, Avenue de Magellan, 33604 Pessac Cedex, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 104:410-6. 2011
    ..We conclude that CRT shows promise as a potential treatment option for patients with CHD and ventricular impairment, but larger clinical outcome studies are required before definitive guidance can be issued...
  68. ncbi request reprint Improvement of left ventricular wall synchronization with multisite ventricular pacing in heart failure: a prospective study using Doppler tissue imaging
    Stephane Lafitte
    Echocardiography Laboratory, Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, Pessac Cedex 33600, France
    Eur J Heart Fail 6:203-12. 2004
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  69. ncbi request reprint Comparison of permanent left ventricular and biventricular pacing in patients with heart failure and chronic atrial fibrillation: a prospective hemodynamic study
    Stephane Garrigue
    Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux Pessac, France
    Card Electrophysiol Rev 7:315-24. 2003
    ..At the end of each phase, an echocardiogram, a hemodynamic analysis at rest and during a 6-minute walking test and a cardio-pulmonary exercise test were performed...
  70. ncbi request reprint Catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation in congestive heart failure
    Li Fern Hsu
    Hôpital Cardiologique du Haut Lévêque and Université Victor Segalen, Bordeaux II, Bordeaux Pessac, France
    N Engl J Med 351:2373-83. 2004
    ..We prospectively evaluated the effect of catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation on left ventricular function in patients with heart failure...
  71. ncbi request reprint Detrimental ventricular remodeling in patients with congenital complete heart block and chronic right ventricular apical pacing
    Jean Benoit Thambo
    Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, 19 avenue de Magellan, Pessac Cedex 33604 France
    Circulation 110:3766-72. 2004
    ....
  72. ncbi request reprint Comparison of accuracy of left ventricular echocardiographic measurements by fundamental imaging versus second harmonic imaging
    Nicolas Mansencal
    Laboratoire d échocardiographie, Service de cardiologie, AP HP, Hopital Europeen Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
    Am J Cardiol 91:1037-9, A9. 2003
  73. ncbi request reprint Incidence, clinical implications and prognosis of atrial arrhythmias in Brugada syndrome
    Pierre Bordachar
    Cardiac Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology Department, Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, University of Bordeaux, 19 avenue de Magellan, Pessac Cedex 33604, France
    Eur Heart J 25:879-84. 2004
    ..This single-centre prospective study was designed to determine the incidence, therapeutic implications and prognosis of atrial arrhythmias (AA) in patients with Brugada syndrome (BS)...
  74. ncbi request reprint Outcome after implantation of a cardioverter-defibrillator in patients with Brugada syndrome: a multicenter study
    Frederic Sacher
    Universite Bordeaux II, Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, 33604 Bordeaux Pessac, France
    Circulation 114:2317-24. 2006
    ..At present, an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) is the recommended therapy in high-risk patients. This multicenter study reports the outcome of a large series of patients implanted with an ICD for Brugada syndrome...
  75. doi request reprint Sudden cardiac arrest associated with early repolarization
    Michel Haissaguerre
    Universite Bordeaux, Hopital Haut Leveque, Bordeaux Pessac, France
    N Engl J Med 358:2016-23. 2008
    ..Its potential to cause cardiac arrhythmias has been hypothesized from experimental studies, but it is not known whether there is a clinical association with sudden cardiac arrest...
  76. ncbi request reprint Death during polysomnography of a patient with cheyne-stokes respiration, respiratory acidosis, and chronic heart failure
    Philippe Bordier
    Hopital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque, Avenue de Magellan, 33604 Pessac Cedex, France
    Chest 126:1698-700. 2004
    ..This report illustrates a case of respiratory drive failure during sleep as the mode of death in a patient with heart failure, sleep apnea syndrome, and CRF...