Peter J Zimetbaum

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Use of a noninvasive continuous monitoring device in the management of atrial fibrillation: a pilot study
    Michael A Rosenberg
    Division of Electrophysiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 36:328-33. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Amiodarone for atrial fibrillation
    Peter Zimetbaum
    Division of Cardiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:935-41. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Restoring normal sinus rhythm in atrial fibrillation : evidence from pharmacologic therapy and catheter ablation trials
    Peter Zimetbaum
    Department of Cardiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brooklinie Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 8:377-86. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint A 59-year-old man considering implantation of a cardiac defibrillator
    Peter J Zimetbaum
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    JAMA 297:1909-16. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint New and emerging antiarrhythmic drugs for atrial fibrillation: what may become available to the clinician in the near future
    Kapil Kumar
    Peter J Zimetbaum, MD Division of Cardiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 185 Pilgrim Road, Baker 4, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med 11:373-80. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Are atrial fibrillation patients receiving warfarin in accordance with stroke risk?
    Peter J Zimetbaum
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Med 123:446-53. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiographic predictors of arrhythmic death and total mortality in the multicenter unsustained tachycardia trial
    Peter J Zimetbaum
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 185 Pilgrim Rd, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    Circulation 110:766-9. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of the electrocardiogram in acute myocardial infarction
    Peter J Zimetbaum
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston 02215, USA
    N Engl J Med 348:933-40. 2003
  9. pmc Circumferential myocardial strain in cardiomyopathy with and without left bundle branch block
    Yuchi Han
    Departments of Medicine Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 12:2. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Predicting irreversible left ventricular dysfunction after acute myocardial infarction
    Daniel R Frisch
    Division of Cardiology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Cardiol 103:1206-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications40

  1. pmc Use of a noninvasive continuous monitoring device in the management of atrial fibrillation: a pilot study
    Michael A Rosenberg
    Division of Electrophysiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 36:328-33. 2013
    ..Outpatient ambulatory cardiac rhythm monitoring is a routine part of the management of patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (AF). Current systems are limited by patient convenience and practicality...
  2. ncbi request reprint Amiodarone for atrial fibrillation
    Peter Zimetbaum
    Division of Cardiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:935-41. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Restoring normal sinus rhythm in atrial fibrillation : evidence from pharmacologic therapy and catheter ablation trials
    Peter Zimetbaum
    Department of Cardiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brooklinie Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 8:377-86. 2006
    ..In light of its manifest benefits, the restoration and maintenance of NSR through pharmacologic or nonpharmacologic treatment should remain the therapeutic objective for many AF patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint A 59-year-old man considering implantation of a cardiac defibrillator
    Peter J Zimetbaum
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    JAMA 297:1909-16. 2007
    ..A thorough discussion of the benefits and risks associated with this therapy is necessary for patients and physicians to make appropriate decisions with regard to the primary prevention of sudden death...
  5. ncbi request reprint New and emerging antiarrhythmic drugs for atrial fibrillation: what may become available to the clinician in the near future
    Kapil Kumar
    Peter J Zimetbaum, MD Division of Cardiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 185 Pilgrim Road, Baker 4, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med 11:373-80. 2009
    ..However, the challenge of proving efficacy and safety in large randomized controlled trials will remain for any promising new agent...
  6. doi request reprint Are atrial fibrillation patients receiving warfarin in accordance with stroke risk?
    Peter J Zimetbaum
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Med 123:446-53. 2010
    ..To determine the real-world compliance of physicians with these recommendations, we conducted a retrospective cohort study examining the utilization of warfarin in atrial fibrillation/flutter patients by stroke risk level...
  7. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiographic predictors of arrhythmic death and total mortality in the multicenter unsustained tachycardia trial
    Peter J Zimetbaum
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 185 Pilgrim Rd, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    Circulation 110:766-9. 2004
    ..We assessed the prognostic significance of ECG markers of conduction abnormalities and left ventricular hypertrophy in the Multicenter Unsustained Tachycardia Trial (MUSTT)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of the electrocardiogram in acute myocardial infarction
    Peter J Zimetbaum
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston 02215, USA
    N Engl J Med 348:933-40. 2003
  9. pmc Circumferential myocardial strain in cardiomyopathy with and without left bundle branch block
    Yuchi Han
    Departments of Medicine Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 12:2. 2010
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Predicting irreversible left ventricular dysfunction after acute myocardial infarction
    Daniel R Frisch
    Division of Cardiology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Cardiol 103:1206-9. 2009
    ..3. The presence of all 3 features had a positive predictive value of 100%. These findings may identify a high-risk group of patients who might benefit from early aggressive therapy such as an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator...
  11. doi request reprint Treatment of obstructive sleep apnea reduces the risk of atrial fibrillation recurrence after catheter ablation
    Adam S Fein
    Harvard Thorndike Electrophysiology Institute, Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 62:300-5. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the effect of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy on atrial fibrillation (AF) recurrence in patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) undergoing pulmonary vein isolation (PVI)...
  12. doi request reprint Paced left ventricular QRS width and ECG parameters predict outcomes after cardiac resynchronization therapy: PROSPECT-ECG substudy
    Jeff M Hsing
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 4:851-7. 2011
    ..However, use of these implant criteria fails to result in clinical or echocardiographic improvement in 30% to 45% of CRT patients...
  13. pmc Characteristics and outcomes of patients receiving new and replacement implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: results from the NCDR
    Daniel B Kramer
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 6:488-97. 2013
    ..Little is known about the clinical features, procedural risks, or survival of patients receiving replacement versus new implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs)...
  14. doi request reprint Association of impaired thrombolysis in myocardial infarction myocardial perfusion grade with ventricular tachycardia and ventricular fibrillation following fibrinolytic therapy for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    C Michael Gibson
    TIMI Study Group, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:546-51. 2008
    ..The goal of this analysis was to evaluate the association of impaired Thrombolysis In Myocardial Infarction myocardial perfusion grade (TMPG) with sustained ventricular tachycardia (VT) or ventricular fibrillation (VF)...
  15. doi request reprint Cardiovascular magnetic resonance characterization of mitral valve prolapse
    Yuchi Han
    Department of Medicine Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 1:294-303. 2008
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Alternating left bundle branch block and right bundle branch block during tachycardia: what is the mechanism?
    Daniel R Frisch
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Department of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Heart Rhythm 4:679-80. 2007
  17. ncbi request reprint Atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia associated with idiopathic ventricular tachycardia: clinical and electrophysiologic characteristics
    John V Wylie
    Cardiovascular Division, Harvard Thorndike Electrophysiology Institute, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Electrocardiol 40:94-9. 2007
    ..This study examines the frequency of dual atrioventricular nodal (AVN) physiology, AVN echo beats, and atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia (AVNRT) in patients with VT...
  18. pmc Bi-directional electrical pulmonary vein isolation as an endpoint for ablation of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation
    Vidal Essebag
    Harvard Thorndike Electrophysiology Institute Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 17:111-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to report the efficacy and safety of routine isolation of all PVs using an endpoint of bi-directional electrical block...
  19. ncbi request reprint Dabigatran etexilate for thromboembolic prophylaxis in non-valvular atrial fibrillation: the RE-LY study and substudies with commentary
    Jonathan W Waks
    Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 185 Pilgrim Avenue, Baker 4, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 11:1461-71. 2013
    ..Despite these favorable results, there remains disagreement regarding the optimal dose and overall safety of dabigatran in certain patient populations including the elderly and those with renal dysfunction. ..
  20. doi request reprint Self-terminated ventricular fibrillation and recurrent syncope
    Yuval Konstantino
    Cardiovascular Institute, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 107:638-40. 2011
    ..In conclusion, self-terminating VF is a very rare condition that can cause syncope...
  21. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiographic predictors of arrhythmic death
    Michael G McLaughlin
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Division of Cardiology Electrophysiology Lab, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 11:327-37. 2006
  22. ncbi request reprint An unusual explanation for episodic dyspnea
    Gregory Piazza
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    Circulation 114:e485-6. 2006
  23. ncbi request reprint Cardiology patient page. Syncope
    Gunjan J Shukla
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Circulation 113:e715-7. 2006
  24. pmc The impact of height on the risk of atrial fibrillation: the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Michael A Rosenberg
    Cardiovascular Institute, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 185 Pilgrim Road, Baker 4, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Eur Heart J 33:2709-17. 2012
    ..In this study, we examined the effect of increased height on the risk of AF and explore potential mediators and implications for clinical practice...
  25. ncbi request reprint Pharmacologic management of atrial fibrillation in the elderly: rate control, rhythm control, and anticoagulation
    Seth McClennen
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Baker 4th Floor, One Deaconess Road, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 5:380-6. 2003
    ....
  26. pmc Sinus versus nonsinus tachycardia in the emergency department: importance of age and heart rate
    Duane S Pinto
    Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 3:7. 2003
    ..The emergency department diagnosis of sinus versus nonsinus tachycardia is an important clinical challenge. The objective of this study was to identify subjects with a high prevalence of nonsinus tachycardia...
  27. doi request reprint Antiarrhythmic drugs 2013: state of the art
    Kapil Kumar
    Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates, 133 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 15:410. 2013
    ..This review will focus on promising new antiarrhythmic drugs undergoing clinical investigation or currently approved for clinical use, including amiodarone analogues, agents with novel ionic targets, and new drug combinations. ..
  28. doi request reprint Long-QT syndrome
    Daniel B Kramer
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Cardiol Rev 19:217-25. 2011
    ..In this review, the pathophysiologic, diagnostic, and prognostic features of long-QT syndromes, as well as recommendations regarding therapy, are reviewed...
  29. ncbi request reprint Coronary magnetic resonance vein imaging: imaging contrast, sequence, and timing
    Reza Nezafat
    Department of Medicine Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Magn Reson Med 58:1196-206. 2007
    ..Both GRE and SSFP were viable imaging sequences, although GRE provided more robust results with better contrast. Imaging during the end-systolic quiescent period was preferable as it coincided with the maximum size of the coronary veins...
  30. doi request reprint Cardiac resynchronization therapy for low-flow, low-gradient aortic stenosis
    Yuval Konstantino
    The Cardiovascular Institute, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Baker 4, 185 Pilgrim Road, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:889-92. 2010
    ..We discuss the management of this high-operative-risk patient, who ultimately underwent upgrading of his dual chamber pacemaker to a biventricular pacemaker with significant echocardiographic, haemodynamic, and clinical improvement...
  31. ncbi request reprint Palpitations: a proper evaluation and approach to effective medical therapy
    Christopher C Pickett
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Division of Cardiology Electrophysiology Lab, 185 Pilgrim Road, Baker 4, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 7:362-7. 2005
    ..We offer a brief overview of effective management of the varied causes of palpitations...
  32. ncbi request reprint Variable electrocardiographic characteristics of isthmus-dependent atrial flutter
    Paul Milliez
    Harvard Thorndike Electrophysiology Institute, Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deacones Medical Center, Boston, Massashusetts 02215, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:1125-32. 2002
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia in two siblings with Wolfram syndrome
    Daniel R Frisch
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:1029-31. 2006
    ..This is the first report to our knowledge that links AVNRT to a syndrome in which the putative gene has been identified...
  34. ncbi request reprint Amiodarone versus sotalol for atrial fibrillation
    Peter J Zimetbaum
    N Engl J Med 353:627-30; author reply 627-30. 2005
  35. ncbi request reprint Impact of ST-segment resolution after primary angioplasty on outcomes after myocardial infarction in elderly patients: an analysis from the CADILLAC trial
    Abhiram Prasad
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minn, USA
    Am Heart J 147:669-75. 2004
    ..Whether lower rates of reperfusion success contribute to the poor prognosis in elderly patients is unknown...
  36. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA/HRS 2006 key data elements and definitions for electrophysiological studies and procedures: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Data Standards (ACC/AHA/HRS Writing Committee to Develop D
    Alfred E Buxton
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:2360-96. 2006
  37. ncbi request reprint Impact of diabetes mellitus on myocardial perfusion after primary angioplasty in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Abhiram Prasad
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:508-14. 2005
    ..We investigated the impact of diabetes mellitus on myocardial perfusion after primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) utilizing myocardial blush grade (MBG) and ST-segment elevation resolution (STR)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Comparative early and late outcomes after primary percutaneous coronary intervention in ST-segment elevation and non-ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction (from the CADILLAC trial)
    David A Cox
    Mid Carolina Cardiology, Charlotte, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:331-7. 2006
    ..The adverse prognosis of patients with NSTEMI should be recognized and efforts made to decrease reperfusion times...
  39. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA/HRS 2006 key data elements and definitions for electrophysiological studies and procedures: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Data Standards (ACC/AHA/HRS Writing Committee to Develop D
    Alfred E Buxton
    Circulation 114:2534-70. 2006
  40. ncbi request reprint Direct current cardioversion of atrial fibrillation--the next 40 years
    Warren J Manning
    Mayo Clin Proc 77:895-6. 2002