C Wolpert

Summary

Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Incidence and rate characteristics of atrial tachyarrhythmias in patients with a dual chamber defibrillator
    Christian Wolpert
    Department of Cardiology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 26:1691-8. 2003
  2. pmc Incidence and electrophysiological characteristics of spontaneous ventricular tachyarrhythmias in high risk coronary patients and prophylactic implantation of a defibrillator
    C Wolpert
    1st Department of Medicine Cardiology, University Hospital of Mannheim, Faculty of Clinical Medicine of the University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Heart 90:667-71. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint [Short QT syndrome]
    Christian Wolpert
    Medizinische Klinik, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, Theodor Kutzer Ufer 1 3, 68259, Mannheim, Germany
    Herz 32:206-10. 2007
  4. pmc Intravenous drug challenge using flecainide and ajmaline in patients with Brugada syndrome
    Christian Wolpert
    1st Department of Medicine Cardiology, University Hospital of Mannheim, Faculty of Clinical Medicine of the University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Heart Rhythm 2:254-60. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics and treatment of short QT syndrome
    Christian Wolpert
    1st Department of Medicine Cardiology, University Hospital Mannheim, Faculty of Clinical Medicine of the Ruprecht Karls University Heidelberg, Theodor Kutzer Ufer 1 3, 68167 Mannheim, Germany
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 3:611-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Transverse conduction capabilities of the crista terminalis in patients with atrial flutter and atrial fibrillation
    B Schumacher
    Department of Cardiology, University of Bonn, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 34:363-73. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience with implantable atrial and combined atrioventricular defibrillators
    W Jung
    Departments of Medicine Cardiology, University of Bonn, Germany
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 4:185-95. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of atrial flutter due to administration of class IC antiarrhythmic drugs for atrial fibrillation
    B Schumacher
    Department of Cardiology, University of Bonn, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 83:710-3. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint [Primary electrical heart disease in adulthood--electrophysiological findings and therapy]
    R Schimpf
    I Medizinische Klinik, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, Theodor Kutzer Ufer 1 3, 68167 Mannheim
    Herzschrittmacherther Elektrophysiol 16:250-9. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Insights into the location of type I ECG in patients with Brugada syndrome: correlation of ECG and cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging
    C Veltmann
    1st Department of Medicine Cardiology, University Medical Centre Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
    Heart Rhythm 9:414-21. 2012

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Incidence and rate characteristics of atrial tachyarrhythmias in patients with a dual chamber defibrillator
    Christian Wolpert
    Department of Cardiology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 26:1691-8. 2003
    ..Continuous atrial arrhythmia detection with a dual chamber ICD reveals a high incidence of atrial tachyarrhythmias with a predominantly short duration of paroxysmal recurrences <1 hour in the vast majority of episodes...
  2. pmc Incidence and electrophysiological characteristics of spontaneous ventricular tachyarrhythmias in high risk coronary patients and prophylactic implantation of a defibrillator
    C Wolpert
    1st Department of Medicine Cardiology, University Hospital of Mannheim, Faculty of Clinical Medicine of the University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Heart 90:667-71. 2004
    ..To assess the incidence and electrophysiological characteristics of spontaneous ventricular tachyarrhythmias after implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) implantation for primary prevention...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Short QT syndrome]
    Christian Wolpert
    Medizinische Klinik, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, Theodor Kutzer Ufer 1 3, 68259, Mannheim, Germany
    Herz 32:206-10. 2007
    ..g., sotalol or ibutilide in patients with a mutation in the IKr-coding gene KCNH2 (HERG). Quinidine proved to be efficient in prolonging the QT interval and normalizing the effective refractory periods in some patients...
  4. pmc Intravenous drug challenge using flecainide and ajmaline in patients with Brugada syndrome
    Christian Wolpert
    1st Department of Medicine Cardiology, University Hospital of Mannheim, Faculty of Clinical Medicine of the University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Heart Rhythm 2:254-60. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the effect of intravenous flecainide and ajmaline with respect to their ability to induce or accentuate the typical ECG pattern of Brugada syndrome...
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics and treatment of short QT syndrome
    Christian Wolpert
    1st Department of Medicine Cardiology, University Hospital Mannheim, Faculty of Clinical Medicine of the Ruprecht Karls University Heidelberg, Theodor Kutzer Ufer 1 3, 68167 Mannheim, Germany
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 3:611-7. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Transverse conduction capabilities of the crista terminalis in patients with atrial flutter and atrial fibrillation
    B Schumacher
    Department of Cardiology, University of Bonn, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 34:363-73. 1999
    ..In this study, the transverse conduction capabilities of the crista terminalis (CT) were determined during pacing in sinus rhythm in patients with atrial flutter and atrial fibrillation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience with implantable atrial and combined atrioventricular defibrillators
    W Jung
    Departments of Medicine Cardiology, University of Bonn, Germany
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 4:185-95. 2000
    ..The combined atrioventricular defibrillator may be particularly indicated in patients presenting with both a history of atrial and ventricular tachyarrhythmias...
  8. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of atrial flutter due to administration of class IC antiarrhythmic drugs for atrial fibrillation
    B Schumacher
    Department of Cardiology, University of Bonn, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 83:710-3. 1999
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint [Primary electrical heart disease in adulthood--electrophysiological findings and therapy]
    R Schimpf
    I Medizinische Klinik, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, Theodor Kutzer Ufer 1 3, 68167 Mannheim
    Herzschrittmacherther Elektrophysiol 16:250-9. 2005
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Insights into the location of type I ECG in patients with Brugada syndrome: correlation of ECG and cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging
    C Veltmann
    1st Department of Medicine Cardiology, University Medical Centre Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
    Heart Rhythm 9:414-21. 2012
    ..Electrocardiogram (ECG) leads placed in the 3rd and 2nd intercostal spaces (ICSs) increased the sensitivity for the detection of a type I ECG pattern. The anatomic explanation for this finding is pending...
  11. ncbi request reprint Case report: regional cerebral hypoperfusion induced by ventricular tachycardia - short-term hippocampal hypoperfusion and its potential relationship to selective neuronal damage
    A Hagendorff
    Department of Cardiology, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 5:435-41. 2001
    ..The clinical relevance of these observations remains still unclear...
  12. ncbi request reprint Verification of linear lesions using a noncontact multielectrode array catheter versus conventional contact mapping techniques
    B Schumacher
    Department of Cardiology, University of Bonn, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 10:791-8. 1999
    ..In this study, we prospectively compared the accuracy of noncontact mapping to identify discontinuities in linear lesions and to verify a conduction block with that of conventional mapping techniques...
  13. ncbi request reprint Predictors of success in radiofrequency catheter ablation of atrial flutter
    B Schumacher
    Department of Cardiology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 4:121-5. 2000
    ..Novel threedimensional mapping systems, i.e., Carto(R) and EnSite(R), may further enhance the accuracy of conventional mapping techniques...
  14. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of atrial flutter
    B Schumacher
    Department of Medicine Cardiology, University of Bonn, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 9:S139-45. 1998
    ..In this review, we discuss these principles of atrial flutter ablation with an emphasis on typical atrial flutter...
  15. ncbi request reprint Arrhythmogenic hereditary syndromes: Brugada Syndrome, long QT syndrome, short QT syndrome and CPVT
    R Schimpf
    First Department of Medicine Cardiology, University Hospital Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
    Minerva Cardioangiol 58:623-36. 2010
    ..More insights into the arrhythmogenesis is critical for future development of effective medical treatment strategies...
  16. ncbi request reprint Potential device interaction of a dual chamber implantable cardioverter defibrillator in a patient with continuous spinal cord stimulation
    R Schimpf
    Department of Medicine Cardiology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    Europace 5:397-402. 2003
    ..We report on a patient with existing spinal cord stimulation who survived sudden cardiac death and received a dual chamber cardioverter defibrillator capable of delivering tiered therapies in both the atrium and ventricle...
  17. ncbi request reprint Algorithms for better arrhythmia discrimination in implantable cardioverter defibrillators
    R Schimpf
    Department of Medicine Cardiology, University of Bonn, Sigmund Freud Str 25, D 53105 Bonn, Germany
    Curr Cardiol Rep 3:467-72. 2001
    ..Stable electrode position, and a continuous and correct atrial signal quality, are prerequisites for atrial therapies and algorithms for arrhythmia discrimination...
  18. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and management of syncope
    C Veltmann
    Unit of Cardiology, First Department of Medicine, University Medical Centre Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
    Minerva Cardioangiol 58:701-15. 2010
    ..This review gives a comprehensive summary of definition, work-up and treatment of syncope based on the current guidelines for the evaluation of syncope...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Magnetic navigation in invasive electrophysiological diagnostic and therapy]
    R Schimpf
    I Medizinische Klinik, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, Theodor Kutzer Ufer 1 3, 68167 Mannheim, Germany
    Herzschrittmacherther Elektrophysiol 18:157-65. 2007
    ..Future applications will be complex left atrial procedures, magnetically guided cardiac stem cell therapy, local drug application, and extracardiac vessel therapy...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Syncope of uncertain cause and sudden cardiac death in young patients]
    R Schimpf
    I Medizinische Klinik, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 131:1040-6. 2006
  21. ncbi request reprint [Amiodarone or ICD in patients with cardiac insufficiency. SCD-HeFT Study]
    M Borggrefe
    I Medizinische Klinik, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, Theodor Kutzer Ufer 1 3, 68167 Mannheim
    Internist (Berl) 47:89-91. 2006
  22. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of left atrial chamber and appendage thrombi in patients with atrial flutter and its clinical significance
    H Schmidt
    Department of Medicine-Cardiology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 38:778-84. 2001
    ..In addition, the presence of clinical risk factors should alert the physician to an increased likelihood for a thrombogenic milieu...
  23. ncbi request reprint Unique and shared functions of different connexins in mice
    A Plum
    Institut fur Genetik, Universitat Bonn, Roemerstrasse164, D 53117, Bonn, Germany
    Curr Biol 10:1083-91. 2000
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint The patient's informed consent for pacemakers and ICD implantation: how to write and how to explain it
    B Luderitz
    Dept of Medicine Cardiology, University of Bonn, Sigmund Freud Str 25, 53105 Bonn, Germany
    Z Kardiol 92:377-83. 2003
    ..Further information should be given on psychological concerns, sexual activity, driving and quality of life in pacemaker and ICD patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Cardiac resynchronization therapy by biventricular pacing. How many patients with left ventricular dysfunction are eligible?]
    A Yang
    Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik II, Universitatsklinikum Bonn, Germany
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 127:2259-63. 2002
    ..The objective of the study was to evaluate how many patients with left ventricular dysfunction may potentially benefit from this therapy...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Cardiac imaging and electrophysiology--what do new 3-dimensional mapping methods contribute?]
    M Borggrefe
    Biomed Tech (Berl) 47:1. 2002
  27. ncbi request reprint Mutation and polymorphism analysis in the tuberous sclerosis 2 (TSC2) gene
    J R Gilbert
    Center for Human Genetics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Neurogenetics 1:267-72. 1998
    ..The majority of putative TSC2 mutations were found in sporadic rather than TSC2-linked families. We have also detected 15 polymorphisms which occur in the TSC2 gene...