Dominic A M J Theuns

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Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence and presentation of externalized conductors and electrical abnormalities in Riata defibrillator leads after fluoroscopic screening: report from the Netherlands Heart Rhythm Association Device Advisory Committee
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 5:1059-63. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Prognostic role of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein and B-type natriuretic peptide in implantable cardioverter-defibrillator patients
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 35:275-82. 2012
  3. pmc Rationale and design of WEBCARE: a randomized, controlled, web-based behavioral intervention trial in cardioverter-defibrillator patients to reduce anxiety and device concerns and enhance quality of life
    Susanne S Pedersen
    CoRPS, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Trials 10:120. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Outcome in patients with an ICD incorporating cardiac resynchronisation therapy: differences between primary and secondary prophylaxis
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Heart Fail 7:1027-32. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Defibrillation efficacy testing: long-term follow-up and mortality
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Europace 7:509-15. 2005
  6. pmc Use of remote monitoring in the management of system-related complications in implantable defibrillator patients
    D A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Bd416, Erasmus MC, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Neth Heart J 20:82-5. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of morphology discrimination for ventricular tachycardia diagnosis in implantable cardioverter-defibrillators
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Heart Rhythm 3:1332-8. 2006
  8. pmc The prognosis of implantable defibrillator patients treated with cardiac resynchronization therapy: comorbidity burden as predictor of mortality
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Europace 13:62-9. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Morphology discrimination in implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: consistency of template match percentage during atrial tachyarrhythmias at different heart rates
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Europace 10:1060-6. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Analysis of 57,148 transmissions by remote monitoring of implantable cardioverter defibrillators
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 32:S63-5. 2009

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  1. doi request reprint Prevalence and presentation of externalized conductors and electrical abnormalities in Riata defibrillator leads after fluoroscopic screening: report from the Netherlands Heart Rhythm Association Device Advisory Committee
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 5:1059-63. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of externalized conductors and electrical abnormalities in Riata ICD leads by fluoroscopic screening and standard ICD interrogation...
  2. doi request reprint Prognostic role of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein and B-type natriuretic peptide in implantable cardioverter-defibrillator patients
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 35:275-82. 2012
    ..Little data are available regarding the prognostic value of hs-CRP and BNP serum levels and future ventricular arrhythmic events triggering implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) therapy...
  3. pmc Rationale and design of WEBCARE: a randomized, controlled, web-based behavioral intervention trial in cardioverter-defibrillator patients to reduce anxiety and device concerns and enhance quality of life
    Susanne S Pedersen
    CoRPS, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Trials 10:120. 2009
    ..We present the rationale and study design of the WEB-based distress management program for implantable CARdioverter dEfibrillator patients (WEBCARE) trial...
  4. ncbi request reprint Outcome in patients with an ICD incorporating cardiac resynchronisation therapy: differences between primary and secondary prophylaxis
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Heart Fail 7:1027-32. 2005
    ..The incidence of ventricular tachyarrhythmias in ICD patients with cardiac resynchronisation therapy (CRT-D) is not well studied...
  5. ncbi request reprint Defibrillation efficacy testing: long-term follow-up and mortality
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Europace 7:509-15. 2005
    ..We assessed the lowest effective defibrillation (LED) level at implantation and before hospital discharge and related this to outcome...
  6. pmc Use of remote monitoring in the management of system-related complications in implantable defibrillator patients
    D A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Bd416, Erasmus MC, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Neth Heart J 20:82-5. 2012
    ..The aim of this article is to present the role of remote monitoring in the detection of system-related complications, its potential benefits and its barriers in the outpatient management of ICD patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of morphology discrimination for ventricular tachycardia diagnosis in implantable cardioverter-defibrillators
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Heart Rhythm 3:1332-8. 2006
    ..To reduce inappropriate therapy from implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs), electrogram morphology discrimination has been developed to improve arrhythmia discrimination without compromising device safety...
  8. pmc The prognosis of implantable defibrillator patients treated with cardiac resynchronization therapy: comorbidity burden as predictor of mortality
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Europace 13:62-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the impact of comorbidity on survival in CRT-D patients...
  9. doi request reprint Morphology discrimination in implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: consistency of template match percentage during atrial tachyarrhythmias at different heart rates
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Europace 10:1060-6. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the performance of the template match percentage during SVT at different heart rates...
  10. doi request reprint Analysis of 57,148 transmissions by remote monitoring of implantable cardioverter defibrillators
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 32:S63-5. 2009
    ..We examined the impact of remote monitoring on clinical workload by a comprehensive analysis of transmitted events...
  11. ncbi request reprint Ice mapping during cryothermal ablation of accessory pathways in WPW: the role of the temperature time constant
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Europace 6:116-22. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the time course of the temperature during ice mapping of accessory pathways...
  12. ncbi request reprint Clinical variables predicting inappropriate use of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator in patients with coronary heart disease or nonischemic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 95:271-4. 2005
    ..The present study evaluated whether clinical characteristics could predict inappropriate ICD therapy due to atrial tachyarrhythmias in a series of 260 patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cardiac events after cardiac resynchronization therapy with tissue Doppler-derived parameters
    Osama I I Soliman
    Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Card Fail 13:805-11. 2007
    ..To evaluate the prognostic value of tissue Doppler imaging (TDI)-derived parameters (E/E' ratio and Tei index) in heart failure (HF) patients who underwent cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT)...
  14. ncbi request reprint One-year follow-up in a prospective, randomized study comparing radiofrequency and cryoablation of arrhythmias in Koch's triangle: clinical symptoms and event recording
    Geert Jan P Kimman
    Department of Cardiology, Medical Centre Alkmaar, Wilhelminalaan 12, 1815 JD Alkmaar, The Netherlands
    Europace 8:592-5. 2006
    ....
  15. doi request reprint The ischemic etiology of heart failure in diabetics limits reverse left ventricular remodeling after cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Osama I I Soliman
    Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, 3015 CE, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Diabetes Complications 23:365-70. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate reverse volumetric left ventricular (LV) remodeling after cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) in patients with heart failure (HF) with vs. without diabetes mellitus (DM)...
  16. doi request reprint Quantification of left ventricular systolic dyssynchrony by real-time three-dimensional echocardiography
    Osama I I Soliman
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 22:232-9. 2009
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Usefulness of left ventricular systolic dyssynchrony by real-time three-dimensional echocardiography to predict long-term response to cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Osama I I Soliman
    Department of Cardiology, The Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 103:1586-91. 2009
    ..CRT can be individually tailored using RT3DE and seems very effective in patients with heat failure with real-time 3-dimensional echocardiographic evidence of dyssynchrony...
  18. doi request reprint Prediction of appropriate defibrillator therapy in heart failure patients treated with cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Osama I I Soliman
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 105:105-11. 2010
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Reverse of left ventricular volumetric and structural remodeling in heart failure patients treated with cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Osama I I Soliman
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 101:651-7. 2008
    ..In conclusion, CRT results in not only volumetric improvement but also in true reverse LV structural remodeling, evidenced by progressive reduction in LV mass and restoration of regional wall symmetry...
  20. ncbi request reprint Baseline predictors of cardiac events after cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with heart failure secondary to ischemic or nonischemic etiology
    Osama I I Soliman
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 100:464-9. 2007
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Symptoms versus objective rhythm monitoring in patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation undergoing pulmonary vein isolation
    Petter A Janse
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 7:147-51. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the association of symptoms and AF in patients who underwent PV ablation for the treatment of paroxysmal AF...
  22. doi request reprint The prevalence of early repolarization in patients with noncompaction cardiomyopathy presenting with malignant ventricular arrhythmias
    Kadir Caliskan
    Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 23:938-44. 2012
    ..Early Repolarization in Noncompaction Cardiomyopathy. ..
  23. doi request reprint Survivors of ventricular fibrillation have persistent cardiovascular risk factors late in follow-up
    Tim Smith
    Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 20:161-7. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of cardiovascular and specific sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) risk factors, and the pharmacological treatment in ICD recipients who survived SCA caused by ventricular fibrillation (VF)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular lead placement within a coronary sinus side branch using remote magnetic navigation of a guidewire: a feasibility study
    Maximo Rivero-Ayerza
    Department of Clinical Electrophysiology, Thoraxcenter Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:128-33. 2006
    ..A novel magnetic navigation system (MNS) allowing remote guidance of catheters and guidewires might assist in implantation of left ventricular (LV) pacing leads...
  25. ncbi request reprint A grateful heart
    Maximo Rivero-Ayerza
    Thorax Center, Erasmus MC, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Europace 9:533. 2007
  26. doi request reprint Performance of the Seattle Heart Failure Model in implantable defibrillator patients treated with cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Tim Smith
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 110:398-402. 2012
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Indications and outcome of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators for primary and secondary prophylaxis in patients with noncompaction cardiomyopathy
    Kadir Caliskan
    Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 22:898-904. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was, therefore, to investigate ICD indications and outcomes in NCCM patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Spectral pulsed-wave tissue Doppler imaging lateral-to-septal delay fails to predict clinical or echocardiographic outcome after cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Osama I I Soliman
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD, Room Ba304, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Europace 9:113-8. 2007
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint An "atypical" case of "typical" AVNRT?
    Tamas Szili-Torok
    Dept of Clinical Electrophysiology Thoraxcenter, Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 26:630-1. 2003
  30. doi request reprint Long-term outcome of alcohol septal ablation in patients with obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: a word of caution
    Folkert J ten Cate
    Departments of Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, s Gravendijkwal 230, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circ Heart Fail 3:362-9. 2010
    ..The impact of alcohol septal ablation (ASA)-induced scar is not known. This study sought to examine the long-term outcome of ASA among patients with obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy...
  31. ncbi request reprint Prevention of inappropriate therapy in implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: results of a prospective, randomized study of tachyarrhythmia detection algorithms
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:2362-7. 2004
    ..The purpose of this randomized study was to investigate the performance of single- and dual-chamber tachyarrhythmia detection algorithms...
  32. ncbi request reprint The presence of contractile reserve has no predictive value for the evolution of left ventricular function following atrio-ventricular node ablation in patients with permanent atrial fibrillation
    Tamas Szili-Torok
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcentre, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Echocardiogr 6:344-50. 2005
    ..We aimed to determine whether the absence of contractile reserve assessed by low dose dobutamine stress echocardiography (LDDSE) could identify those patients whose left ventricular (LV) function deteriorates after AV node ablation...
  33. ncbi request reprint Guiding and optimization of resynchronization therapy with dynamic three-dimensional echocardiography and segmental volume--time curves: a feasibility study
    Boudewijn J Krenning
    Erasmus Medical Center, Thoraxcenter, Room H536, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Heart Fail 6:619-25. 2004
    ..To assess a new approach for guiding and hemodynamic optimization of resynchronization therapy, using three-dimensional (3D) transthoracic echocardiography...
  34. doi request reprint Analysis of implantable defibrillator longevity under clinical circumstances: implications for device selection
    Paul Knops
    Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 32:1276-85. 2009
    ..However, little information about longevity under clinical circumstances is available. This survey gives an overview on ICD service times and generator replacements in a cohort of consecutive ICD patients...
  35. doi request reprint Long-term follow-up of prophylactic implantable cardioverter-defibrillator-only therapy: comparison of ischemic and nonischemic heart disease
    Tim Smith
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Cardiol 34:761-7. 2011
    ....
  36. pmc Clinical experience with a novel subcutaneous implantable defibrillator system in a single center
    Lara Dabiri Abkenari
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Res Cardiol 100:737-44. 2011
    ..A totally subcutaneous ICD (S-ICD) system has been developed. We report the initial clinical experience of the first 31 patients implanted at our hospital...
  37. pmc Effectiveness of prophylactic implantation of cardioverter-defibrillators without cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with ischaemic or non-ischaemic heart disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Europace 12:1564-70. 2010
    ..g. resynchronization therapy. The aim was to investigate the efficacy of ICD-only therapy in primary prevention in patients with CAD or DCM...
  38. ncbi request reprint Effects of cardiac resynchronization therapy on overall mortality and mode of death: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Maximo Rivero-Ayerza
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmu MC, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 27:2682-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate whether CRT alone (without a combined defibrillator function) reduces overall mortality as compared with optimal pharmacological therapy, and how it affects the mode of death in patients with advanced HF...
  39. ncbi request reprint Interatrial septum pacing guided by three-dimensional intracardiac echocardiography
    Tamas Szili-Torok
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:2139-43. 2002
    ..Currently, the interatrial septum (IAS) pacing site is indirectly selected by fluoroscopy and P-wave analysis. The aim of the present study was to develop a novel approach for IAS pacing using intracardiac echocardiography (ICE)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Prevention of inappropriate therapy in implantable defibrillators: A meta-analysis of clinical trials comparing single-chamber and dual-chamber arrhythmia discrimination algorithms
    Dominic A M J Theuns
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiol 125:352-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this meta-analysis was to establish whether dual-chamber arrhythmia discrimination algorithms reduce inappropriate device therapy...
  41. doi request reprint New-onset atrial fibrillation is an independent predictor of in-hospital mortality in hospitalized heart failure patients: results of the EuroHeart Failure Survey
    Maximo Rivero-Ayerza
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, s Gravendijkwal 230, 3015 GE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 29:1618-24. 2008
    ..To evaluate in what way AF and its different modes of presentation affect the in-hospital mortality in patients admitted with HF...
  42. doi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of primary prophylactic implantable defibrillator therapy in patients with ischaemic or non-ischaemic heart disease: a European analysis
    Tim Smith
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 34:211-9. 2013
    ..We performed a cost-effectiveness analysis for a cohort of patients with a left ventricular ejection fraction <40% and ischaemic or non-ischaemic heart disease...
  43. doi request reprint Implantable cardioverter-defibrillators in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: Patient outcomes, rate of appropriate and inappropriate interventions, and complications
    Pieter A Vriesendorp
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, Postbus 2040, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am Heart J 166:496-502. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate HCM patients with ICDs for primary or secondary prevention of SCD...
  44. doi request reprint The entirely subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator: initial clinical experience in a large dutch cohort
    Louise R A Olde Nordkamp
    Department of Cardiology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:1933-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of the study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of the entirely subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (S-ICD)...
  45. pmc Psychosocial impact of implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD) in young adults with Tetralogy of Fallot
    Petra Opic
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Res Cardiol 101:509-19. 2012
    ..To investigate the psychosocial impact of having an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) in adults with Tetralogy of Fallot (ToF)...
  46. doi request reprint Patients' perspective on deactivation of the implantable cardioverter-defibrillator near the end of life
    Susanne S Pedersen
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 111:1443-7. 2013
    ..This finding indicates that patients have thought about the issue of deactivation near the end of life and might welcome the chance to discuss it with their physician...
  47. doi request reprint Pre implantation psychological functioning preserved in majority of implantable cardioverter defibrillator patients 12 months post implantation
    Susanne S Pedersen
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiol 166:215-20. 2013
    ....
  48. doi request reprint Relation of statin therapy to psychological functioning in patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator
    Madelein T Hoogwegt
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 111:1169-74. 2013
    ..This is the first study of ICD patients to examine the association between statin therapy and patient well-being. Future research is warranted to replicate these findings...
  49. ncbi request reprint Type D personality is associated with increased anxiety and depressive symptoms in patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator and their partners
    Susanne S Pedersen
    Department of Psychology and Health, Room P503a, Tilburg University, Warandelaan 2, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Psychosom Med 66:714-9. 2004
    ..We investigated the prevalence of anxiety and depressive symptoms in patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) and their partners, and the role of personality factors and social support as determinants of distress...
  50. ncbi request reprint Concerns about the implantable cardioverter defibrillator: a determinant of anxiety and depressive symptoms independent of experienced shocks
    Susanne S Pedersen
    Department of Psychology and Health, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Am Heart J 149:664-9. 2005
    ..We examined the relative importance of experienced shocks versus subjective concerns about the ICD as determinants of anxiety and depressive symptoms in ICD patients...
  51. ncbi request reprint Type-D personality but not implantable cardioverter-defibrillator indication is associated with impaired health-related quality of life 3 months post-implantation
    Susanne S Pedersen
    CoRPS, Department of Medical Psychology, Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Room P503a, Tilburg University, Warandelaan 2, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Europace 9:675-80. 2007
    ..e. experiencing increased negative emotions paired with emotional non-expression) serve as modulators of HRQL at baseline and 3 months post-implantation...
  52. doi request reprint Clustering of device-related concerns and type D personality predicts increased distress in ICD patients independent of shocks
    Susanne S Pedersen
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:20-7. 2008
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint A cool ablation
    Geert Jan P Kimman
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 13:839; author reply 839-40. 2002