Girish M Nair

Summary

Affiliation: McMaster University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A systematic review of randomized trials comparing radiofrequency ablation with antiarrhythmic medications in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Girish M Nair
    Division of Cardiology, Arrhythmia Service, McMaster University and Hamilton Health Sciences, Ontario, Canada
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 20:138-44. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Pacemaker-detected atrial fibrillation in patients with pacemakers: prevalence, predictors, and current use of oral anticoagulation
    Jeff S Healey
    Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 29:224-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator shock prevention does not reduce mortality: a systemic review
    Andrew H Ha
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Heart Rhythm 9:2068-74. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Does catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation increase or reduce neurological insult?
    Jeff S Healey
    Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Opin Cardiol 27:36-40. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Predictors of atrio-ventricular conduction disease, long-term outcomes in patients with myotonic dystrophy types I and II
    Andrew H Ha
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 35:1262-9. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with permanent atrial fibrillation: results from the Resynchronization for Ambulatory Heart Failure Trial (RAFT)
    Jeff S Healey
    Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Circ Heart Fail 5:566-70. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Selective CFAE targeting for atrial fibrillation study (SELECT AF): clinical rationale, design, and implementation
    Atul Verma
    Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 22:541-7. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Postoperative low-molecular-weight heparin bridging is associated with an increase in wound hematoma following surgery for pacemakers and implantable defibrillators
    Marlene Robinson
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University, 237 Barton Street East, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 32:378-82. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Magnetoelectroanatomic mapping of arrhythmias in structural heart disease using a novel multielectrode catheter:
    Vijay S Chauhan
    Division of Cardiology, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 27:1077-84. 2004

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Publications9

  1. doi request reprint A systematic review of randomized trials comparing radiofrequency ablation with antiarrhythmic medications in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Girish M Nair
    Division of Cardiology, Arrhythmia Service, McMaster University and Hamilton Health Sciences, Ontario, Canada
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 20:138-44. 2009
    ..Several randomized trials comparing RF ablation with antiarrhythmic medications have now been published...
  2. doi request reprint Pacemaker-detected atrial fibrillation in patients with pacemakers: prevalence, predictors, and current use of oral anticoagulation
    Jeff S Healey
    Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 29:224-8. 2013
    ..This study sought to determine the prevalence and predictors of pacemaker-detected AF and to document current oral anticoagulant use...
  3. doi request reprint Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator shock prevention does not reduce mortality: a systemic review
    Andrew H Ha
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Heart Rhythm 9:2068-74. 2012
    ..Antiarrhythmic medications, catheter ablation, and enhanced ICD programming all may reduce ICD shocks, but whether shock reduction decreases mortality is unknown...
  4. doi request reprint Does catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation increase or reduce neurological insult?
    Jeff S Healey
    Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Opin Cardiol 27:36-40. 2012
    ..This article will review the periprocedural and long-term risk of stroke and other adverse neurological outcomes in patients having catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation...
  5. doi request reprint Predictors of atrio-ventricular conduction disease, long-term outcomes in patients with myotonic dystrophy types I and II
    Andrew H Ha
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 35:1262-9. 2012
    ..Patients with myotonic dystrophy (DM) have an annual mortality of approximately 3.5%, one-third of which is sudden cardiac death. The predictors of cardiac conduction disease in these patients are incompletely defined...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with permanent atrial fibrillation: results from the Resynchronization for Ambulatory Heart Failure Trial (RAFT)
    Jeff S Healey
    Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Circ Heart Fail 5:566-70. 2012
    ..Cardiac resynchronization (CRT) prolongs survival in patients with systolic heart failure and QRS prolongation. However, most trials excluded patients with permanent atrial fibrillation...
  7. doi request reprint Selective CFAE targeting for atrial fibrillation study (SELECT AF): clinical rationale, design, and implementation
    Atul Verma
    Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 22:541-7. 2011
    ..Thus, there is interest in identifying more selective CFAE sites that are critical to AF perpetuation, minimizing the amount of adjuvant ablation that must be performed...
  8. doi request reprint Postoperative low-molecular-weight heparin bridging is associated with an increase in wound hematoma following surgery for pacemakers and implantable defibrillators
    Marlene Robinson
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University, 237 Barton Street East, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 32:378-82. 2009
    ..Low-molecular-weight heparin (LMWH) is often used; however, wound hematoma is a common complication...
  9. ncbi request reprint Magnetoelectroanatomic mapping of arrhythmias in structural heart disease using a novel multielectrode catheter:
    Vijay S Chauhan
    Division of Cardiology, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 27:1077-84. 2004
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