J J Blanc

Summary

Country: France

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cardiac resynchronization therapy: "nonresponders" and "hyperresponders"
    Philippe Castellant
    Department of Cardiology, Hopital de la Cavale Blanche, Brest University Hospital, France
    Heart Rhythm 5:193-7. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Clinical laboratory testing: what is the role of tilt-table testing, active standing test, carotid massage, electrophysiological testing and ATP test in the syncope evaluation?
    Jean Jacques Blanc
    Universite de Bretagne Occidentale, 2 rue de kerglas 29200, Brest, France
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 55:418-24. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint [New developments in the management of syncope]
    J J Blanc
    Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital de la Cavale Blanche, Brest
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 97:1141-5. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of left bundle branch block as a reversible cause of non-ischaemic dilated cardiomyopathy with severe heart failure. A new concept of left ventricular dyssynchrony-induced cardiomyopathy
    Jean Jacques Blanc
    Department of Cardiology, Hopital de la Cavale Blanche, Brest University Hospital, Boulevard Tanguy Prigent, 29609 Brest Cedex, France
    Europace 7:604-10. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Midterm benefits of left univentricular pacing in patients with congestive heart failure
    Jean Jacques Blanc
    Brest University Hospital, Brest, France
    Circulation 109:1741-4. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint [Left ventricular stimulation in treatment of heart failure]
    J J Blanc
    Departement de Cardiologie, CHU de Brest
    Presse Med 29:1788-92. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of left ventricular function and mitral regurgitation during left ventricular-based pacing in patients with heart failure
    Y Etienne
    Department of Cardiology, Brest University Hospital, Brest, France
    Eur J Heart Fail 3:441-7. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term left ventricular pacing: assessment and comparison with biventricular pacing in patients with severe congestive heart failure
    A Touiza
    Department of Cardiology, Brest University Hospital, Brest, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 38:1966-70. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular-based pacing in patients with chronic heart failure: comparison of acute hemodynamic benefits according to underlying heart disease
    J Mansourati
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of, Brest, France
    Eur J Heart Fail 2:195-9. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Short and long-term single-centre experience with an S-shaped unipolar lead for left ventricular pacing
    M Fatemi
    Department of Cardiology, Brest University Hospital, Brest, France
    Europace 5:207-11. 2003

Detail Information

Publications44

  1. doi request reprint Cardiac resynchronization therapy: "nonresponders" and "hyperresponders"
    Philippe Castellant
    Department of Cardiology, Hopital de la Cavale Blanche, Brest University Hospital, France
    Heart Rhythm 5:193-7. 2008
    ..quot; Intriguingly, the opposite case has not been reported until recently: Do some patients treated with CRT have a "complete" recovery and thus can be considered "hyperresponders"?..
  2. doi request reprint Clinical laboratory testing: what is the role of tilt-table testing, active standing test, carotid massage, electrophysiological testing and ATP test in the syncope evaluation?
    Jean Jacques Blanc
    Universite de Bretagne Occidentale, 2 rue de kerglas 29200, Brest, France
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 55:418-24. 2013
    ..However, these tests should be selected carefully and performed based on the pre-test probability inferred from the initial examination, and the less invasive tests should be used first...
  3. ncbi request reprint [New developments in the management of syncope]
    J J Blanc
    Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital de la Cavale Blanche, Brest
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 97:1141-5. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of left bundle branch block as a reversible cause of non-ischaemic dilated cardiomyopathy with severe heart failure. A new concept of left ventricular dyssynchrony-induced cardiomyopathy
    Jean Jacques Blanc
    Department of Cardiology, Hopital de la Cavale Blanche, Brest University Hospital, Boulevard Tanguy Prigent, 29609 Brest Cedex, France
    Europace 7:604-10. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Midterm benefits of left univentricular pacing in patients with congestive heart failure
    Jean Jacques Blanc
    Brest University Hospital, Brest, France
    Circulation 109:1741-4. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the outcome over a 1-year period of patients paced exclusively in the left ventricle...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Left ventricular stimulation in treatment of heart failure]
    J J Blanc
    Departement de Cardiologie, CHU de Brest
    Presse Med 29:1788-92. 2000
    ..One crucial question is currently being examined: what is the effect of stimulation on the high mortality in these patients?..
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of left ventricular function and mitral regurgitation during left ventricular-based pacing in patients with heart failure
    Y Etienne
    Department of Cardiology, Brest University Hospital, Brest, France
    Eur J Heart Fail 3:441-7. 2001
    ..Beneficial effects of left ventricular (LV)-based pacing on acute hemodynamic parameters were reported in several series, but only a few studies examined the long-term effects of this new pacing procedure...
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term left ventricular pacing: assessment and comparison with biventricular pacing in patients with severe congestive heart failure
    A Touiza
    Department of Cardiology, Brest University Hospital, Brest, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 38:1966-70. 2001
    ..The two pacing modes (LV and BiV) were associated with almost equivalent improvement of subjective and objective parameters...
  9. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular-based pacing in patients with chronic heart failure: comparison of acute hemodynamic benefits according to underlying heart disease
    J Mansourati
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of, Brest, France
    Eur J Heart Fail 2:195-9. 2000
    ..However, it is not known whether the cause of the underlying heart disease influences the potential effect of left ventricular-based pacing...
  10. ncbi request reprint Short and long-term single-centre experience with an S-shaped unipolar lead for left ventricular pacing
    M Fatemi
    Department of Cardiology, Brest University Hospital, Brest, France
    Europace 5:207-11. 2003
    ..Left ventricular-based pacing is an established method for treatment of congestive heart failure in patients with ventricular dyssynchrony. The transvenous epicardial approach is the method of choice to pace the left ventricle...
  11. ncbi request reprint Angiographic anatomy of the coronary sinus and its tributaries
    M Gilard
    Department of Cardiology, Brest University Hospital, Brest, France
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 21:2280-4. 1998
    ..To pace the left ventricle, the electrode is implanted in tributaries of the coronary sinus (CS). However, the anatomy of cardiac veins with this purpose in mind has not been described in detail...
  12. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic assessment of the incidence of mechanical complications during the early phase of myocardial infarction in the reperfusion era: a French multicentre prospective registry
    P Gueret
    Departement de Cardiologie, Hôpital Henri Mondor AP HP, Creteil, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 101:41-7. 2008
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation and outcome of patients admitted for syncope over a 1 year period
    J J Blanc
    Department of Cardiology, Hôpital Universitaire de Brest, Brest, France
    Eur Heart J 23:815-20. 2002
    ..The epidemiological data are based on series mainly collected 20 years ago in the U.S.A. and do not adequately assist in the management of patients admitted now for this symptom in Europe...
  14. pmc Assessment of coronary artery stents by 16 slice computed tomography
    M Gilard
    Department of Cardiology, Brest University Hospital, Brest, France
    Heart 92:58-61. 2006
    ..To analyse coronary stents with multislice spiral computed tomography (MSCT) in comparison with coronary angiography...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of an educational programme for physicians involved in the management of syncope
    J J Blanc
    Department of Cardiology, Hopital de la Cavale Blanche, Brest University Hospital, Boulevard Tanguy Prigent, 29609 Brest Cedex, France
    Europace 7:400-6. 2005
    ..To improve this management, the easiest option seemed to be to educate physicians. The aim of the study was to evaluate the impact of an educational process on the use of unnecessary neurological investigations...
  16. ncbi request reprint Stent implantation for the treatment of superior vena cava syndrome related to pacemaker leads
    M Gilard
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of Brest, France
    Europace 4:155-8. 2002
    ..This is a case-report of two patients with superior vena cava syndrome related to pacemaker leads. Both patients were treated successfully using intravenous stenting...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of factor V Leiden in patients with myocardial infarction and normal coronary angiography
    J Mansourati
    Cardiology Department of Brest, North Hospital of Saint Etienne, France
    Thromb Haemost 83:822-5. 2000
    ..This new finding supports the hypothesis that thrombosis plays a key role in this selected situation...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of postoperative mortality and quality of life of patients over 75 years of age after valve replacement for aortic stenosis. Report of 110 cases]
    M L Borel
    Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital de la Cavale Blanche, CHU Brest, 29609 Brest
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 96:967-72. 2003
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Biventricular stimulation to prevent cardiac desynchronization: rationale, design, and endpoints of the 'Biventricular Pacing for Atrioventricular Block to Prevent Cardiac Desynchronization (BioPace)' study
    Reinhard C Funck
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Clinic of Internal Medicine and Cardiology, University Hospital Philipps University Marburg, Baldingerstr 1, D 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Europace 8:629-35. 2006
    ..Secondary endpoints are QoL and the 6-MHW result at 12 months after implantation, hospitalization rate, LV dimensions, LV ejection fraction, and the development of chronic AF and other adverse events...
  20. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for cardiac pacing and cardiac resynchronization therapy. The Task Force for Cardiac Pacing and Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy of the European Society of Cardiology. Developed in collaboration with the European Heart Rhythm Association
    Panos E Vardas
    Department of Cardiology, Heraklion University Hospital, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Europace 9:959-98. 2007
  21. ncbi request reprint Effect of left ventricular function on long-term left ventricular pacing and sensing threshold
    Hung Fat Tse
    Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 9:21-4. 2003
    ..The effect of left ventricular (LV) systolic function on the long-term left ventricular pacing and sensing threshold is unclear...
  22. ncbi request reprint Heart rate variability, a target for the effects of angiotensin II in the brain of the trout Oncorhynchus mykiss
    Jean Claude Le Mevel
    LATIM EA 2218, INSERM ERM 0102, Laboratoire de Neurophysiologie, UFR de Medecine, Universite de Bretagne Occidentale, 22 avenue Camille Desmoulins, 29285 Brest Cedex, France
    Brain Res 947:34-40. 2002
    ..c.v. injection of native ANGII profoundly reduces HRV. We hypothesize that ANGII in the brain of the trout alters the pattern of the electrical activity along preganglionic cardiac vagal motoneurons...
  23. ncbi request reprint Assessment of upgrading to biventricular pacing in patients with right ventricular pacing and congestive heart failure after atrioventricular junctional ablation for chronic atrial fibrillation
    Valérie Valls-Bertault
    Department of Cardiology, Brest University Hospital, 29609 Brest, France
    Europace 6:438-43. 2004
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA/ESC 2006 guidelines for management of patients with ventricular arrhythmias and the prevention of sudden cardiac death: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force and the European Society of Cardiology Com
    Douglas P Zipes
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:e247-346. 2006
  25. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of 16-detector multislice spiral computed tomography in the initial evaluation of dilated cardiomyopathy
    Jean Christophe Cornily
    Department of Cardiology, Brest University Hospital, France
    Eur J Radiol 61:84-90. 2007
    ..It can also give information about left ventricular function and venous network anatomy. We here sought to validate a MSCT-based strategy in the initial evaluation of patients with dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM)...
  26. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA/ESC 2006 guidelines for the management of patients with atrial fibrillation: full text: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on practice guidelines and the European Society of Cardiology Committee fo
    Valentin Fuster
    France
    Europace 8:651-745. 2006
  27. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for cardiac pacing and cardiac resynchronization therapy: The Task Force for Cardiac Pacing and Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy of the European Society of Cardiology. Developed in collaboration with the European Heart Rhythm Association
    Panos E Vardas
    Department of Cardiology, Heraklion University Hospital, PO Box 1352 Stavrakia, GR 711 10 Heraklion Crete, Greece
    Eur Heart J 28:2256-95. 2007
  28. ncbi request reprint Executive summary of the guidelines on the diagnosis and treatment of acute heart failure: the Task Force on Acute Heart Failure of the European Society of Cardiology
    Markku S Nieminen
    Division of Cardiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Haartmaninkatu 4, 00290 Helsinki, Finland
    Eur Heart J 26:384-416. 2005
  29. ncbi request reprint [European practice guidelines on cardiac pacemakers and cardiac resynchronization therapy. Working Group of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) on cardiac pacemakers and cardiac resynchronization therapy. Developed in collaboration with the European
    Panos E Vardas
    Department of Cardiology, Heraklion University Hospital, PO Box 1352, Stavrakia GR 711 10 Heraklion Creta, Grecia
    Rev Esp Cardiol 60:1272.e1-1272.e51. 2007
  30. ncbi request reprint Management of grown up congenital heart disease
    John Deanfield
    GUCH Unit, The Heart Hospital, London
    Eur Heart J 24:1035-84. 2003
  31. ncbi request reprint [Guidelines in cardiac pacing and resynchronization therapy]
    Panos E Vardas
    Kardiol Pol 65:1449-87; discussion 1488-9. 2007
  32. ncbi request reprint Guidelines on diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension. The Task Force on Diagnosis and Treatment of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension of the European Society of Cardiology
    Nazzareno Galie
    Eur Heart J 25:2243-78. 2004
  33. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA/ESC 2006 guidelines for management of patients with ventricular arrhythmias and the prevention of sudden cardiac death--executive summary: A report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force and the European Societ
    Douglas P Zipes
    Eur Heart J 27:2099-140. 2006
  34. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA/ESC 2006 guidelines for the management of patients with atrial fibrillation-executive summary: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines and the European Society of Cardiology Commi
    Valentin Fuster
    American College of Cardiology, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Eur Heart J 27:1979-2030. 2006
  35. ncbi request reprint Value of entrainment mapping in determining the isthmus-dependent nature of atrial flutter in the presence of amiodarone
    Marjaneh Fatemi
    Department of Cardiology, Brest University Hospital, Brest, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 15:1409-15. 2004
    ..The aim of our study was to assess the value of entrainment mapping in the presence of amiodarone in patients undergoing radiofrequency ablation (RFA) of isthmus-dependent atrial flutter...
  36. ncbi request reprint Guidelines on management (diagnosis and treatment) of syncope-update 2004. Executive Summary
    Michele Brignole
    Department of Cardiology and Arrhythmologic Centre, Ospedali del Tigullio, 16033 Lavagna, Italy
    Eur Heart J 25:2054-72. 2004
  37. ncbi request reprint [Guidelines on management (diagnosis and treatment) of syncope. Update 2004. Executive summary]
    Michele Brignole
    Department of Cardiology and Arrhythmologic Centre, Ospedali del Tigullio, Lavagna, Italy
    Rev Esp Cardiol 58:175-93. 2005
  38. ncbi request reprint Atrial pacing for prevention of atrial fibrillation: assessment of simultaneously implemented algorithms
    Jean Jacques Blanc
    Cardiology Department, Brest University Hospital, Brest, France
    Europace 6:371-9. 2004
    ..We sought to compare the safety and the efficacy of atrial-based pacing supplemented by dedicated combined algorithms with conventional atrial pacing in the prevention of ATA...
  39. ncbi request reprint Pacing to prevent atrial fibrillation: utility or futility?
    Jean Jacques Blanc
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 16:724-6. 2005
  40. ncbi request reprint Guidelines on management (diagnosis and treatment) of syncope--update 2004
    Michele Brignole
    Europace 6:467-537. 2004
  41. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology, clinical features, and follow-up of patients with syncope and a positive adenosine triphosphate test result
    Alain Perennes
    Department of Cardiology, Hopital de la Cavale Blanche, Brest University Hospital, Brest, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:594-7. 2006
    ..We sought to evaluate epidemiology, clinical features, and outcomes of patients with syncope and an abnormal response to adenosine triphosphate (ATP)...
  42. ncbi request reprint Guidelines on the management of stable angina pectoris: executive summary: The Task Force on the Management of Stable Angina Pectoris of the European Society of Cardiology
    Kim Fox
    Department of Cardiology, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK
    Eur Heart J 27:1341-81. 2006
  43. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA/ESC guidelines for the management of patients with supraventricular arrhythmias--executive summary: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines and the European Society of Cardiology
    Carina Blomstrom-Lundqvist
    Circulation 108:1871-909. 2003
  44. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA/ESC 2006 guidelines for management of patients with ventricular arrhythmias and the prevention of sudden cardiac death: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force and the European Society of Cardiology Com
    Douglas P Zipes
    France
    Europace 8:746-837. 2006