L Littmann

Summary

Affiliation: Carolinas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint "Awakenings": electrocardiographic findings in central sleep apnea
    Laszlo Littmann
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 15:387-91. 2010
  2. doi request reprint The diagnostic use of respiratory artifact
    Laszlo Littmann
    Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    J Electrocardiol 43:264-9. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Fact or artifact? The electrocardiographic diagnosis of orthostatic tremor
    Laszlo Littmann
    Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    J Electrocardiol 43:270-3. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Significance of respiratory artifact in the electrocardiogram
    Laszlo Littmann
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:1090-6. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Electrical storm: clinical manifestations and management
    L Littmann
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    Minerva Med 98:489-501. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The hyperkalemic Brugada sign
    Laszlo Littmann
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    J Electrocardiol 40:53-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Brugada syndrome and "Brugada sign": clinical spectrum with a guide for the clinician
    Laszlo Littmann
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    Am Heart J 145:768-78. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic implications of left bundle branch block
    L Littmann
    Department of Internal Medicine and The Sanger Clinic, P A, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    J Electrocardiol 33:115-21. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Long R-P' paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia: what is the mechanism?
    H C Tyler Richmond
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 11:95-7. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Acute myocardial infarction with precordial ST segment elevation: where is the culprit?
    William D Brearley
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28232, USA
    Heart Lung 35:427-9. 2006

Collaborators

  • William D Brearley
  • H C Tyler Richmond
  • Lee Taylor
  • Christopher J Hudson
  • Stephen L Rennyson
  • Michael W Haley
  • Gaurav Jain
  • Rajeev N Shenoy
  • Dustin P Letts
  • Richard F Miller
  • Justin D Anderson
  • Michael H Monroe
  • Nathan A Saucier
  • Andrew M Schreiber
  • Michael J Rinaldi
  • Tanya E Whitner
  • Jeffrey C Constantine

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. doi request reprint "Awakenings": electrocardiographic findings in central sleep apnea
    Laszlo Littmann
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 15:387-91. 2010
    ..Physicians should be aware of the potential and significance of these electrocardiographic disturbances in patients with central sleep apnea...
  2. doi request reprint The diagnostic use of respiratory artifact
    Laszlo Littmann
    Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    J Electrocardiol 43:264-9. 2010
    ..This case series illustrates that correlating the presence and characteristics of respiratory artifact with the ECG morphology and with changes in heart rate frequently allows us to reach specific clinical diagnoses...
  3. doi request reprint Fact or artifact? The electrocardiographic diagnosis of orthostatic tremor
    Laszlo Littmann
    Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    J Electrocardiol 43:270-3. 2010
    ..If confirmed in other cases, electrocardiogram recorded in the standing position could become a simple noninvasive tool to screen for or to support the clinical diagnosis of orthostatic tremor...
  4. doi request reprint Significance of respiratory artifact in the electrocardiogram
    Laszlo Littmann
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:1090-6. 2008
    ..Additionally, the presence of respiratory artifact enables precise evaluation of the respiratory rate-a commonly miscalculated vital sign...
  5. ncbi request reprint Electrical storm: clinical manifestations and management
    L Littmann
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    Minerva Med 98:489-501. 2007
    ..The management of this life threatening arrhythmia typically requires the coordinated efforts of emergency medicine, critical care, cardiology, cardiac electrophysiology, and pacemaker experts...
  6. ncbi request reprint The hyperkalemic Brugada sign
    Laszlo Littmann
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    J Electrocardiol 40:53-9. 2007
    ..The specific clinical and electrocardiographic features of the hyperkalemic Brugada sign, however, have not been previously described...
  7. ncbi request reprint Brugada syndrome and "Brugada sign": clinical spectrum with a guide for the clinician
    Laszlo Littmann
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    Am Heart J 145:768-78. 2003
    ..Clinicians need guidance in choosing a rational approach for the evaluation and treatment of patients with a finding of the Brugada sign...
  8. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic implications of left bundle branch block
    L Littmann
    Department of Internal Medicine and The Sanger Clinic, P A, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    J Electrocardiol 33:115-21. 2000
    ..There is extensive research underway in patients with DCM and LBBB to evaluate the short and long-term effects of normalization of ventricular activation sequence with high septal, LV, or biventricular pacing...
  9. ncbi request reprint Long R-P' paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia: what is the mechanism?
    H C Tyler Richmond
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 11:95-7. 2006
    ..We present a case where analysis of a simple surface 12-lead ECG was sufficient for the diagnosis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Acute myocardial infarction with precordial ST segment elevation: where is the culprit?
    William D Brearley
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28232, USA
    Heart Lung 35:427-9. 2006
  11. ncbi request reprint A new algorithm for the initial evaluation and management of supraventricular tachycardia
    H C Tyler Richmond
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 24:402-6. 2006
    ..This study shows the effectiveness of the proposed new algorithm in the rapid bedside evaluation and management of SVTs and confirms that computer-generated diagnoses are unreliable...
  12. ncbi request reprint Intermittent noninfarction Q waves: a finding suggestive of latent preexcitation
    Dustin P Letts
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 78:840-3. 2003
    ..To describe 3 patients who presented with chest pain and intermittent Q waves on the electrocardiogram (ECG) and were subsequently found to have latent preexcitation...
  13. ncbi request reprint His bundle block
    Gaurav Jain
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28232, USA
    Heart Lung 34:321-3. 2005
    ..Paradoxically, exercise and atropine tend to provoke His bundle block, whereas carotid massage may release it. Implantation of a permanent pacemaker is generally indicated...
  14. ncbi request reprint Brugada electrocardiographic pattern elicited by inadvertent flecainide overdose
    Christopher J Hudson
    Department of Internal Medicine, P A Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28232, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 27:1311-3. 2004
    ..Resolution of ST-segment elevation lagged behind resolution of the QRS widening by 16-20 hours. Despite the marked Brugada abnormality no arrhythmia occurred and the patient recovered without complications...
  15. ncbi request reprint "Cough drops"
    Laszlo Littmann
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28232, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 13:198. 2002
  16. doi request reprint Brugada-pattern electrocardiogram in propranolol intoxication
    Stephen L Rennyson
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, PO Box 32861, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 28:256.e7-8. 2010
    ..In this report, we describe a case of severe propranolol toxicity, which resulted in the Brugada ECG pattern in an otherwise healthy individual who had no clinical or ECG suggestion of the genetically determined Brugada syndrome...
  17. ncbi request reprint Long QT syndrome: first and fatal events provoked by hemodialysis
    Richard F Miller
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, P O Box 32861, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 26:103-4. 2003
    ..This is a documented case of previously undiagnosed congenital LQTS in a 48-year-old woman where the first and fatal episodes of TP were provoked by hemodialysis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiology: "all shook up". Alcohol withdrawl and cardiac arrest
    Laszlo Littmann
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
    Clin Cardiol 26:195. 2003
  19. ncbi request reprint Pacemaker pause
    Rajeev N Shenoy
    Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28232, USA
    Heart Lung 33:338. 2004
  20. ncbi request reprint Double counting of heart rate by interpretation software: a new electrocardiographic sign of severe hyperkalemia
    Laszlo Littmann
    Am J Emerg Med 25:584-6. 2007
  21. ncbi request reprint Pneumomediastinum mimicking acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    William D Brearley
    Int J Cardiol 117:e73-5. 2007
    ..The apparent ST-segment elevation appeared to be the result of electrocardiographic artifact, possibly related to epidermal stretch synchronous with the cardiac cycles...
  22. ncbi request reprint ST-segment elevation: a common finding in severe hypercalcemia
    Laszlo Littmann
    J Electrocardiol 40:60-2. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint Stress single photon emission computed tomography in patients with normal electrocardiograms
    Justin D Anderson
    Circulation 106:e71-2; author reply e71-2. 2002
  24. ncbi request reprint Stress testing in patients with cocaine-associated chest pain
    Laszlo Littmann
    J Emerg Med 27:417-8. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint The Brugada numbers
    Laszlo Littmann
    Circulation 107:e122; author reply e122. 2003