D Lacroix

Summary

Affiliation: CHRU de Lille
Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Electroanatomic mapping and ablation of ventricular tachycardia associated with systemic sclerosis
    Dominique Lacroix
    Department of Cardiology, Academic Hospital, University of Lille, Lille, France
    Europace 6:336-42. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint [Role of ablation in the treatment of ventricular tachycardia]
    D Lacroix
    Universite de Lille II, Cardiologie A, Hopital Cardiologique de Lille
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 97:1103-9. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia: catheter ablation, MRI, and heart transplantation
    Dominique Lacroix
    Department of Cardiology, University of Lille, Lille, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 16:235-6. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Chronic amiodarone effects on epicardial conduction and repolarization in the isolated porcine heart
    D Lacroix
    Department of Cardiology, University of Lille, France
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 23:1133-43. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting epicardial dispersion of repolarization: a mapping study in the isolated porcine heart
    D Lacroix
    Department of Cardiology, University of Lille, France
    Cardiovasc Res 41:563-74. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Ventricular tachycardia originating from the posteroseptal process of the left ventricle with inferior wall healed myocardial infarction
    D Lacroix
    Department of Cardiology, University of Lille, France
    Am J Cardiol 84:181-6. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative computerized mapping of ventricular tachycardia: differences between anterior and inferior myocardial infarctions
    D Lacroix
    Department of Cardiology, University of Lille, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 10:781-90. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of quinidine, flecainide, and cibenzoline on anisotropic conduction in the isolated porcine heart
    D Lacroix
    Department of Cardiology, University of Lille, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 9:55-69. 1998
  9. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of a simplified approach for common atrial flutter radio frequency ablation with only two catheters
    D Klug
    Department of Cardiology, University of Lille, France
    Europace 3:208-15. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Single radiofrequency application to cure atrioventricular nodal reentry: arguments for the slow pathway origin of the high-low frequency slow potentials
    D Klug
    Cardiology A Department, University of Lille, France
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 2:77-86. 1998

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  1. ncbi request reprint Electroanatomic mapping and ablation of ventricular tachycardia associated with systemic sclerosis
    Dominique Lacroix
    Department of Cardiology, Academic Hospital, University of Lille, Lille, France
    Europace 6:336-42. 2004
    ..VT did not reoccur during follow-up. Radiofrequency catheter ablation is safe and effective and electroanatomic mapping may be helpful in patients with systemic sclerosis...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Role of ablation in the treatment of ventricular tachycardia]
    D Lacroix
    Universite de Lille II, Cardiologie A, Hopital Cardiologique de Lille
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 97:1103-9. 2004
    ..The situation is more delicate in the case of atypical localisation. Faced with this type of symptomatic tachyacardia, ablation is a fall-back method after failure of medical treatment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia: catheter ablation, MRI, and heart transplantation
    Dominique Lacroix
    Department of Cardiology, University of Lille, Lille, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 16:235-6. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Chronic amiodarone effects on epicardial conduction and repolarization in the isolated porcine heart
    D Lacroix
    Department of Cardiology, University of Lille, France
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 23:1133-43. 2000
    ..This may partly explain its low arrhythmogenic potential...
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting epicardial dispersion of repolarization: a mapping study in the isolated porcine heart
    D Lacroix
    Department of Cardiology, University of Lille, France
    Cardiovasc Res 41:563-74. 1999
    ..We sought to examine, in this species, the effects of predisposing factors to torsade de pointes on the dispersion of epicardial repolarization and their contribution to arrhythmogenesis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Ventricular tachycardia originating from the posteroseptal process of the left ventricle with inferior wall healed myocardial infarction
    D Lacroix
    Department of Cardiology, University of Lille, France
    Am J Cardiol 84:181-6. 1999
    ..Because these tachycardias can be successfully eliminated, their characteristic morphologies may provide clinical markers for the identification of patient candidates to surgical or nonsurgical ablative therapy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative computerized mapping of ventricular tachycardia: differences between anterior and inferior myocardial infarctions
    D Lacroix
    Department of Cardiology, University of Lille, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 10:781-90. 1999
    ..We sought to compare operative procedures and VT substrates between anterior and inferior MI locations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of quinidine, flecainide, and cibenzoline on anisotropic conduction in the isolated porcine heart
    D Lacroix
    Department of Cardiology, University of Lille, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 9:55-69. 1998
    ..METHODS and..
  9. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of a simplified approach for common atrial flutter radio frequency ablation with only two catheters
    D Klug
    Department of Cardiology, University of Lille, France
    Europace 3:208-15. 2001
    ..However, its demonstration requires the use of several electrode catheters and mapping of the line of block. The aim of this study was prospectively to test the feasibility of a simplified ablation procedure using only two catheters...
  10. ncbi request reprint Single radiofrequency application to cure atrioventricular nodal reentry: arguments for the slow pathway origin of the high-low frequency slow potentials
    D Klug
    Cardiology A Department, University of Lille, France
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 2:77-86. 1998
    ..Single RF application could indeed reduce the size of the lesion created in the viciny of the specialized AV conduction system and shorten the radiation exposure and the overall duration of the procedure...
  11. ncbi request reprint Post-operative use of heparin increases morbidity of pacemaker implantation
    C Marquie
    CHRU, Cardiologie A, Cardiologic Hospital, bl du Pr, Lille 59037, France
    Europace 8:283-7. 2006
    ..The objective of this study is to characterize the incidence of peri-operative severe adverse events (AEs) related to the post-operative use of heparin in patients undergoing pacemaker surgery...
  12. pmc Cardiac resynchronisation therapy reduces functional mitral regurgitation during dynamic exercise in patients with chronic heart failure: an acute echocardiographic study
    P V Ennezat
    Cardiology Hospital, Lille, France
    Heart 92:1091-5. 2006
    ..To assess non-invasively the acute effects of cardiac resynchronisation therapy (CRT) on functional mitral regurgitation (MR) at rest and during dynamic exercise...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effects of consecutive administration of central and peripheral anticholinergic agents on respiratory sinus arrhythmia in normal subjects
    D Lacroix
    Cardiology Department, Hopital Cardiologique, University of Lille, France
    J Auton Nerv Syst 39:211-7. 1992
    ..This suggests that tropatepine acts like a pure central muscarinic antagonist, in support of the hypothesis that a central cholinergic receptor is involved in the respiratory modulation of heart rate...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Complications of permanent cardiac pacing]
    D Klug
    Service de cardiologie A, Hopital Cardiologique, bd du Pr Jules Leclerc, CHRU de Lille
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 96:46-53. 2003
    ..Pacemakers should be adjusted especially to avoid inappropriate right ventricular stimulation...
  15. pmc Contributions of remote monitoring to the follow-up of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator leads under advisory
    Laurence Guédon-Moreau
    Hopital Cardiologique, Centre Hospitalier Regional Universitaire, 59 boulevard Leclerq, F 59037 Lille Cedex, France
    Eur Heart J 31:2246-52. 2010
    ..We report on a 2-year experience with remote monitoring in 40 recipients of high-voltage ICD leads, prone to fracture and under advisory since October 2007...
  16. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and prognostic significance of psychiatric disorders in patients evaluated for recurrent unexplained syncope
    Claude Kouakam
    Department of Cardiology, Lille University Hospital, Lille, France
    Am J Cardiol 89:530-5. 2002
    ..The presence of a psychiatric disorder is associated with an increased risk of recurrence. The outcome of such patients may be improved with recognition and treatment of PDs...
  17. ncbi request reprint Can we implant cardioverter defibrillator under minimal sedation?
    Christelle Marquie
    Department of Cardiology A, Hopital Cardiologique de Lille, CHRU, Blvd du Pr Leclercq, F 59037 Lille Cedex, France
    Europace 9:545-50. 2007
    ..Only understanding of the explanation on the procedure has an influence on pain in multivariate analysis. CONCLUSION: ICD implantation under MS even for DT is feasible and acceptable for the patient...
  18. ncbi request reprint Clinical predictors and prognostic significance of electrical storm in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators
    Francois Brigadeau
    Department of Cardiology A, Hopital Cardiologique de Lille, CHRU, 59037 Lille Cedex, France
    Eur Heart J 27:700-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to delineate a subgroup of patients likely to experience ES and to determine the impact of ES on mortality in ICD recipients...
  19. ncbi request reprint Pacemaker lead extraction with the needle's eye snare for countertraction via a femoral approach
    Didier Klug
    Department of Cardiology A, Hopital Cardiologique de Lille, CHRU, France
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 25:1023-8. 2002
    ..The failure of this technique occurred in patients with damaged leads due to a previous extraction procedure performed in centers with limited experience in lead extraction...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Management of wide QRS complex tachycardia]
    Salem Kacet
    Service de cardiologie, CHRU hôpital cardiologique, 59037 Lille Cedex
    Rev Prat 54:273, 275-7, 282-3. 2004
    ..This article presents the diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to wide ORS complex tachycardias...
  21. doi request reprint Recurrent unexplained syncope may have a cerebral origin: report of 10 cases of arrhythmogenic epilepsy
    Claude Kouakam
    Department of Cardiology, Arrhythmologic Centre, Lille University Hospital, Lille, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 102:397-407. 2009
    ..An underrecognized cause of syncope may occur when partial epileptic discharges profoundly disrupt normal cardiac rhythm, including cardiac asystole, the so-called arrhythmogenic epilepsy (AE)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effect of elevated heart rate preceding the onset of ventricular tachycardia on antitachycardia pacing effectiveness in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators
    Claude Kouakam
    Department of Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology, Lille University Hospital, Lille, France
    Am J Cardiol 92:26-32. 2003
    ..Therefore, modification of sympathetic tone may be beneficial for patients with ICDs...
  23. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of children and adolescents with syncope; predictor of syncope recurrence
    C Kouakam
    Department of Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology, University of Lille, CHR and U 59037 Lille Cedex, France
    Eur Heart J 22:1618-25. 2001
    ..The number of historical syncopal spells is, however, predictive...
  24. pmc Local symptoms at the site of pacemaker implantation indicate latent systemic infection
    D Klug
    Department of Cardiology, University of Lille, Lille, France
    Heart 90:882-6. 2004
    ..To determine whether local complications at the site of pacemaker implantation indicate infection of the intravascular part of the lead as well as of the pacemaker pocket...
  25. ncbi request reprint Isthmus characteristics of reentrant ventricular tachycardia after myocardial infarction
    Christian de Chillou
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Nancy, Nancy, France
    Circulation 105:726-31. 2002
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  26. ncbi request reprint Identification of ventricular tachycardia of epicardial origin from unipolar potentials obtained at the endocardial surface: is it feasible?
    Dominique Lacroix
    Department of Cardiology, University of Lille, Lille, France
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 25:1561-70. 2002
    ..This is probably due to highly nonuniform anisotropic propagation around the scarred tissue...
  27. ncbi request reprint Repolarization abnormalities and their arrhythmogenic consequences in porcine tachycardia-induced cardiomyopathy
    Dominique Lacroix
    Department of Cardiology, University of Lille, France
    Cardiovasc Res 54:42-50. 2002
    ..CONCLUSION: Despite a profound alteration in K+ currents, repolarization is uniformly prolonged in this model with no proclivity to develop bradycardia-dependent arrhythmias...
  28. ncbi request reprint Ventricular arrhythmias following exposure of failing hearts to oxidative stress in vitro
    Francois Brigadeau
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Lille, Lille, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 16:629-36. 2005
    ..There is experimental evidence that heart failure (HF) is an oxidative stress and that HF myocytes may be damaged by oxygen-derived free radicals. However, the arrhythmogenicity of these radicals has not been studied in HF...
  29. doi request reprint Functional mitral regurgitation at rest determines the acute hemodynamic response to cardiac resynchronization therapy during exercise: an acute exercise echocardiographic study
    Sylvestre Marechaux
    Centre Hospitalier Regional et Universitaire de Lille, Department of Ultrasound and Physiology, Lille, France
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 22:464-71. 2009
    ..Accordingly, the aim of the study was to compare the effect of CRT on exercise-induced increase in FSV in patients with chronic heart failure with or without functional MR at rest...
  30. ncbi request reprint The PPARalpha activator fenofibrate slows down the progression of the left ventricular dysfunction in porcine tachycardia-induced cardiomyopathy
    Francois Brigadeau
    Department of Experimental Pharmacology EA 1046, University Hospital of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lille 2, Lille, France
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 49:408-15. 2007
    ..These data suggest that a clinically relevant dose of fenofibrate does not accelerate but slows down heart failure development in the model of pacing-induced heart failure in large mammals...
  31. ncbi request reprint Evidence for an incomplete mitral isthmus block after failed ablation of a left postero-inferior concealed accessory pathway
    Agustin Bortone
    Service de cardiologie A, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire de Montpellier, Hopital Arnaud de Villeneuve, 371, avenue du Doyen Gaston Giraud, 34295 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    Europace 8:434-7. 2006
    ..Meticulous mapping is paramount during AVRT with an unusual retrograde atrial activation pattern...
  32. ncbi request reprint Ablation of a concealed accessory pathway within a persistent left superior vena cava: role of the LocaLisa navigation system
    Agustin Bortone
    Clinique des Maladies du Coeur et des Vaisseaux, Hopital Arnaud de Villeneuve, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire, 371, Avenue du Doyen Gaston Guiraud, 34295 Montpellier, France
    Europace 8:1038-40. 2006
    ..PLSVC is a very unusual site of APs. The use of a navigation system may be extremely helpful in improving catheter ablation placement and stability in a very dilated vessel...
  33. 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...
  34. ncbi request reprint The usefulness of surface 12-lead electrocardiogram to predict intra-atrial conduction block after successful atrial flutter ablation
    Georges H Mairesse
    Department of Cardiology, Cliniques du Sud Luxembourg, Arlon, Belgium
    J Electrocardiol 36:227-35. 2003
    ..We also suggest that P-wave polarity in limb lead II during low lateral pacing could be used as a noninvasive marker of unidirectional counter-clockwise conduction block during atrial flutter ablation...