- Atrial flutter with spontaneous 1:1 atrioventricular conduction in adults: an uncommon but frequently missed cause for syncope/presyncope
Cardiac Electrophysiology Services, New York Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn, New York 11215, USA
Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 32:82-90. 2009
..To compare patients with atrial flutter (AFl) and 1:1 atrioventricular conduction (AVC) with patients with AFl and higher AVC...
- Optimal target heart rate for exercise-induced T-wave alternans
Department of Medicine, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 6:123-8. 2001
..This study was conducted to determine the optimal target heart rate (HR) for the use of exercise-induced T-wave alternans (TWA) as an index for risk of malignant ventricular tachyarrhythmias...
- Short-term reproducibility of T wave alternans measurement
Department of Medicine, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn 11203, USA
J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 13:641-4. 2002
..TWA reproducibility during bicycle stress test has not been previously investigated. We sought to assess the short-term reproducibility of TWA, as well as heart rate (HR) threshold for TWA, and its spatial distribution and magnitude...
- Nonsustained ventricular tachycardia in ischemic heart disease: when and which pharmacological treatment?
State University of New York Science Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 89:29-32. 1996
..Several ongoing multicenter clinical trials may eventually provide such guidelines. In the meantime, an algorithm for the management of those patients is suggested...
- The long QT syndrome and torsade de pointes
Department of Medicine, State University of New York Health Science Center, Brooklyn 11203, USA
Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 22:91-110. 1999
..Recent molecular genetic studies have suggested several genotype specific therapies; however, long-term efficacy data are not available...
- Risk stratification and management of sudden cardiac death: a new paradigm
Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, and New York Harbor Health Care Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA
J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 14:1113-9. 2003
..The ultimate goal is to identify novel methods for risk stratification, risk modification, and prevention of SCD that could be applied to the general public at large...
- Electrophysiologic effects of carvedilol: is carvedilol an antiarrhythmic agent?
SUNY Downstate Medical Center 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 1199, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 28:985-90. 2005
..This article will review experimental data available on the electrophysiologic properties of carvedilol, with a focus on their clinical relevance...
- Torsade de pointes
Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Box 1199, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
Curr Opin Cardiol 18:6-13. 2003
..Finally, the expanding knowledge of genetic mutations other than long QT syndrome associated with polymorphic ventricular tachyarrhythmia is emphasized...
- Location and clinical implications of high-degree atrioventricular block during dipyridamole infusion: a case report
SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 1199, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 7:174-6. 2002
..This case report raises the issue of dipyridamole safety in patients with intraventricular conduction defects, and contributes an additional mechanism to the possible explanation of dipyridamole-induced atrioventricular block...
- Efavirenz-associated QT prolongation and Torsade de Pointes arrhythmia
Department of Medicine, State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Ann Pharmacother 36:1006-8. 2002
..To report a case of acquired long QT syndrome that, after exclusion of all other possible causes, was probably related to therapy with efavirenz, a novel nonnucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor...
- Torsade de pointes: an electrophysiological effect of cardiac resynchronization?
Cardiac Electrophysiology Section, New York Methodist Hospital and New York Harbor Veterans Administration Healthcare System, Brooklyn, New York 11215, USA
Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 29:520-2. 2006
- Cardiac resynchronization therapy: a review of proarrhythmic and antiarrhythmic mechanisms
Cardiac Electrophysiology, New York Methodist Hospital, New York 11215, USA
Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:115-22. 2007
..Before this position is accepted, it is imperative that criteria for the selection of this group of patients with presumably low risk for sudden arrhythmic death as well as the proarrhythmic effect of CRT be clearly defined...
- Prolonged transient atrial electrical silence following termination of chronic atrial tachyarrhythmias
Cardiac Electrophysiology Services, New York Methodist Hospital, 506 Sixth Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215, USA
Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:1311-5. 2007
..A transient form was described secondary to drug intoxication, electrolyte imbalance, cardiac inflammation, and ischemia...