T Jared Bunch

Summary

Affiliation: Intermountain Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Patients treated with catheter ablation for ventricular tachycardia after an ICD shock have lower long-term rates of death and heart failure hospitalization than do patients treated with medical management only
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Institute, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah Electronic address
    Heart Rhythm 11:533-40. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Adjuvant antiarrhythmic therapy in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Institute, Intermountain Medical Center, Eccles Outpatient Care Center, 5169 Cottonwood St, Suite 510, Murray, UT, 84107, USA
    Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 14:89-100. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Increasing time between first diagnosis of atrial fibrillation and catheter ablation adversely affects long-term outcomes
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Institute, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah 84107, USA
    Heart Rhythm 10:1257-62. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Atrial fibrillation ablation patients have long-term stroke rates similar to patients without atrial fibrillation regardless of CHADS2 score
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Institute, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah 84107, USA
    Heart Rhythm 10:1272-7. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Intracardiac ultrasound for esophageal anatomic assessment and localization during left atrial ablation for atrial fibrillation
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah 84107, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 24:33-9. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Ranolazine reduces ventricular tachycardia burden and ICD shocks in patients with drug-refractory ICD shocks
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah 84107, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 34:1600-6. 2011
  7. doi request reprint The role of percutaneous left ventricular assist devices during ventricular tachycardia ablation
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists, Intermountain Heart Institute, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, UT 84095, USA
    Europace 14:ii26-ii32. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Atrial fibrillation hospitalization is not increased with short-term elevations in exposure to fine particulate air pollution
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah 84107, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 34:1475-9. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Warfarin is not needed in low-risk patients following atrial fibrillation ablation procedures
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah 84107, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 20:988-93. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Image integration using intracardiac ultrasound and 3D reconstruction for scar mapping and ablation of ventricular tachycardia
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists, Department of Cardiology, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah 84107, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 21:678-84. 2010

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Publications69

  1. doi request reprint Patients treated with catheter ablation for ventricular tachycardia after an ICD shock have lower long-term rates of death and heart failure hospitalization than do patients treated with medical management only
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Institute, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah Electronic address
    Heart Rhythm 11:533-40. 2014
    ..Comparatively, VT ablation is an alternative approach that may favorably affect outcomes...
  2. doi request reprint Adjuvant antiarrhythmic therapy in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Institute, Intermountain Medical Center, Eccles Outpatient Care Center, 5169 Cottonwood St, Suite 510, Murray, UT, 84107, USA
    Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 14:89-100. 2014
    ..The review will also discuss the roles of nonantiarrhythmic drug approaches that are used in isolation and in combination with antiarrhythmic drugs to reduce subsequent risk of ICD shocks. ..
  3. doi request reprint Increasing time between first diagnosis of atrial fibrillation and catheter ablation adversely affects long-term outcomes
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Institute, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah 84107, USA
    Heart Rhythm 10:1257-62. 2013
    ..The optimal time to proceed with catheter ablation during the disease course is unknown. Further, whether delays in treatment will negatively influence outcomes is unknown...
  4. doi request reprint Atrial fibrillation ablation patients have long-term stroke rates similar to patients without atrial fibrillation regardless of CHADS2 score
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Institute, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah 84107, USA
    Heart Rhythm 10:1272-7. 2013
    ..Stroke risk after AF ablation appears to be favorably affected; however, it is largely unknown whether the benefit extends to all stroke CHADS2 risk profiles of AF patients...
  5. doi request reprint Intracardiac ultrasound for esophageal anatomic assessment and localization during left atrial ablation for atrial fibrillation
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah 84107, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 24:33-9. 2013
    ..Intracardiac ultrasound (ICE) can provide a real-time assessment of the esophagus during ablation. We hypothesized that ICE can accurately define esophageal anatomy and location to enhance avoidance strategies during ablation...
  6. doi request reprint Ranolazine reduces ventricular tachycardia burden and ICD shocks in patients with drug-refractory ICD shocks
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah 84107, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 34:1600-6. 2011
    ..Ranolazine may be an option for recurrent AAD-refractory ICD shocks secondary to VT, but its efficacy, outcomes, and tolerance are unknown...
  7. doi request reprint The role of percutaneous left ventricular assist devices during ventricular tachycardia ablation
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists, Intermountain Heart Institute, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, UT 84095, USA
    Europace 14:ii26-ii32. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Atrial fibrillation hospitalization is not increased with short-term elevations in exposure to fine particulate air pollution
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah 84107, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 34:1475-9. 2011
    ..This study explored the potential associations between short-term elevations in PM exposure and atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  9. doi request reprint Warfarin is not needed in low-risk patients following atrial fibrillation ablation procedures
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah 84107, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 20:988-93. 2009
    ..The objective of the study was to assess outcomes based upon anticoagulation practice after atrial fibrillation (AF) ablation to determine relative risk of a strategy of aspirin only in low-risk patients...
  10. doi request reprint Image integration using intracardiac ultrasound and 3D reconstruction for scar mapping and ablation of ventricular tachycardia
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists, Department of Cardiology, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah 84107, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 21:678-84. 2010
    ..Intracardiac ultrasound (ICE) can visualize and quantify the function of all left ventricular wall segments. We thus hypothesized that ICE could identify scar tissue and provide a guide to facilitate substrate-guided VT ablation...
  11. doi request reprint Atrial fibrillation is independently associated with senile, vascular, and Alzheimer's dementia
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah 84107, USA
    Heart Rhythm 7:433-7. 2010
    ..Recent focus has been placed on understanding the long-term consequences of chronic cardiovascular disease, such as a potential increased risk of dementia...
  12. doi request reprint Newly detected atrial fibrillation in patients with an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator is a strong risk marker of increased mortality
    T Jared Bunch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Heart Rhythm 6:2-8. 2009
    ..Atrial fibrillation (AF) has been associated with higher rates of all-cause mortality in patients with heart failure (HF). The risk of newly detected AF in patients receiving implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) therapy is unknown...
  13. doi request reprint Long-term clinical efficacy and risk of catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation in octogenarians
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists, Intermountain Medical Center, Eccles Outpatient Care Center, 5169 Cottonwood St, Murray, UT 84107, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 33:146-52. 2010
    ..With improved safety, the therapy has been offered to increasingly older populations. Arrhythmia mechanisms, medical comorbidities, and safety may vary in the very elderly population...
  14. pmc Rhythm control strategies and the role of antiarrhythmic drugs in the management of atrial fibrillation: focus on clinical outcomes
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists, Intermountain Medical Center, J L Sorenson Heart and Lung Center L6, Murray, UT 84107 5701, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:531-7. 2011
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  15. doi request reprint Insights into energy delivery to myocardial tissue during radiofrequency ablation through application of the first law of thermodynamics
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah 84095, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 20:461-5. 2009
    ..These principles can be used to titrate energy delivery and plan ablative approaches in an effort to minimize complications during the procedure...
  16. doi request reprint Relation of bisphosphonate therapies and risk of developing atrial fibrillation
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, UT, USA
    Am J Cardiol 103:824-8. 2009
    ..However, patients who received bisphosphonates were older and had more cardiovascular disease that we suspect accounts for the increased arrhythmia risk reported in other trials...
  17. doi request reprint Trends in early and late mortality in patients undergoing coronary catheterization for myocardial infarction: implications on observation periods and risk factors to determine ICD candidacy
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah 84107, USA
    Heart Rhythm 8:1460-6. 2011
    ..Survivors of acute myocardial infarction (MI) are at high risk for death from both sudden cardiac death and progressive heart failure...
  18. doi request reprint Patients treated with catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation have long-term rates of death, stroke, and dementia similar to patients without atrial fibrillation
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Heart Rhythm Specialists Department of Cardiology, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, Utah 84107, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 22:839-45. 2011
    ..AF ablation eliminates AF in most patients. We evaluated the long-term impact of AF ablation on mortality, heart failure (HF), stroke, and dementia in a large system-wide patient population...
  19. ncbi request reprint Long-term subjective memory function in ventricular fibrillation out-of-hospital cardiac arrest survivors resuscitated by early defibrillation
    T Jared Bunch
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Resuscitation 60:189-95. 2004
    ..Therefore this study was designed to determine if long-term memory complaints persist in VF OHCA survivors resuscitated in an early defibrillation program when compared with a healthy control population not experiencing cardiac arrest...
  20. ncbi request reprint A comparative analysis of short- and long-term outcomes after ventricular fibrillation out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in patients with ischemic and nonischemic heart disease
    T Jared Bunch
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:857-60. 2006
    ..Nonetheless, in patients with IHD, use of an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator and statin therapy were associated with higher long-term survival rates...
  21. doi request reprint Three-dimensional ultrasound for image-guided mapping and intervention: methods, quantitative validation, and clinical feasibility of a novel multimodality image mapping system
    Yasuo Okumura
    Translational Cardiac Electrophysiology Laboratory, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 1:110-9. 2008
    ..Therefore, a Carto-based 3D ultrasound image system (Biosense Webster Inc) was validated in an animal model and tested in 15 atrial fibrillation patients...
  22. doi request reprint Atrial fibrillation significantly increases total mortality and stroke risk beyond that conveyed by the CHADS2 risk factors
    Mark A Crandall
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 32:981-6. 2009
    ..Atrial fibrillation (AF) is associated with an increased risk of mortality and stroke. However, it is unclear if AF is independently associated with these poor outcomes or it is merely a risk marker of other processes that convey the risk...
  23. ncbi request reprint Trends in treated ventricular fibrillation in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: ischemic compared to non-ischemic heart disease
    T Jared Bunch
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Resuscitation 67:51-4. 2005
    ..However, such strategies may not have a similar impact on non-ischemic arrest...
  24. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in outcome after ventricular fibrillation in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Srijoy Mahapatra
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street, SW, Rochester, MN 55902, USA
    Resuscitation 65:197-202. 2005
    ..We, therefore, compared the short- and long-term survival and quality-of-life (QOL) in women and men after an OHCA...
  25. doi request reprint Atrial fibrillation and CHADS2 risk factors are associated with highly sensitive C-reactive protein incrementally and independently
    Mark A Crandall
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 32:648-52. 2009
    ..Similarly, it is unclear if inflammatory markers are elevated due to the AF alone or the coexisting cardiovascular diseases that increase the risk of AF...
  26. ncbi request reprint Impact of age on long-term survival and quality of life following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    T Jared Bunch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:963-7. 2004
    ..In particular, elderly patients may present with more comorbid medical conditions affecting their outcome. However, the impact of age on mortality rate and quality of life after rapid defibrillation is unknown...
  27. doi request reprint The Intermountain Risk Score (including the red cell distribution width) predicts heart failure and other morbidity endpoints
    Benjamin D Horne
    Cardiovascular Department, Intermountain Medical Center, 5121 S Cottonwood St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107, USA
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:1203-13. 2010
    ..Mortality is the most definitive clinical endpoint, but medical care is more easily applied to modify morbidity and thereby prevent death. This study tested whether IMRS is associated with clinical morbidity endpoints...
  28. doi request reprint Frequency of helicobacter pylori seropositivity and C-reactive protein increase in atrial fibrillation in patients undergoing coronary angiography
    T Jared Bunch
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:848-51. 2008
    ..Although older age was highly associated with AF risk in this population, H pylori was additive across 3 distinct age groups, with the highest risk conveyed in the younger cohort...
  29. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of sudden cardiac death in myocardial infarction survivors: insights from the randomized trials of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators
    T Jared Bunch
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Circulation 115:2451-7. 2007
  30. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of phrenic nerve injury during radiofrequency ablation at the pulmonary vein orifice
    T Jared Bunch
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 16:1318-25. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to examine phrenic nerve tissue temperatures during ablation at the pulmonary vein (PV) orifice, assess the temperature dependence of injury, and to delineate the possible mechanisms of untoward nerve effects...
  31. doi request reprint Substrate and procedural predictors of outcomes after catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    T Jared Bunch
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:1009-14. 2008
    ..Although catheter ablation for drug-refractory AF is an effective treatment, the efficacy in HCM remains to be established...
  32. doi request reprint Mechanism of tissue heating during high intensity focused ultrasound pulmonary vein isolation: implications for atrial fibrillation ablation efficacy and phrenic nerve protection
    Yasuo Okumura
    Translational Cardiac Electrophysiology Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55902, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:945-51. 2008
    ..The thermodynamics and extent of PV and phrenic nerve (PN) heating during HIFU ablation have not been established...
  33. doi request reprint Mechanisms and utility of discrete great arterial potentials in the ablation of outflow tract ventricular arrhythmias
    Komandoor S Srivathsan
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Ariz, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 1:30-8. 2008
    ..The mechanisms of these discrete potentials in the great arteries and the utility of such potentials in guiding radiofrequency ablation are unknown...
  34. ncbi request reprint Outcomes and in-hospital treatment of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients resuscitated from ventricular fibrillation by early defibrillation
    T Jared Bunch
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 79:613-9. 2004
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Prediction of short- and long-term outcomes by electrocardiography in survivors of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    T Jared Bunch
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Resuscitation 63:137-43. 2004
    ..Therefore, we assessed the predictive value of the standard ECG to determine both short- and long-term outcomes in survivors of VF OHCA to assist in risk stratification of those patients at highest risk of sudden death...
  36. pmc Repeated measurement of the intermountain risk score enhances prognostication for mortality
    Benjamin D Horne
    Intermountain Heart Institute, Intermountain Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e69160. 2013
    ..Whether longitudinal repeated measurement of IMRS is useful for prognostication is an important question for its clinical applicability...
  37. ncbi request reprint Effect of beta-blocker therapy on mortality rates and future myocardial infarction rates in patients with coronary artery disease but no history of myocardial infarction or congestive heart failure
    T Jared Bunch
    Mayo Clinic Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:827-31. 2005
    ..No effect was observed on longitudinal incidence of AMI or the combination of death/nonfatal MI...
  38. ncbi request reprint Outcomes after cardiac perforation during radiofrequency ablation of the atrium
    T Jared Bunch
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 16:1172-9. 2005
    ..This study analyzes the occurrence and outcomes of cardiac perforation during catheter-based radiofrequency ablation procedures in the left atrium...
  39. doi request reprint The intermountain risk score predicts incremental age-specific long-term survival and life expectancy
    Benjamin D Horne
    Cardiovascular Department, Intermountain Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Transl Res 158:307-14. 2011
    ..IMRS may be used to stratify age-specific risk of mortality in research, clinical/preventive, and quality improvement applications. A web calculator is located at http://intermountainhealthcare.org/IMRS...
  40. ncbi request reprint Temporary esophageal stenting allows healing of esophageal perforations following atrial fibrillation ablation procedures
    T Jared Bunch
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:435-9. 2006
    ..Temporary esophageal stenting is an established therapy for malignant esophageal disease. We describe the first case of successful temporary esophageal stenting for an esophageal perforation following LACA...
  41. doi request reprint Distortion of right superior pulmonary vein anatomy by balloon catheters as a contributor to phrenic nerve injury
    Yasuo Okumura
    Translational Cardiac Electrophysiology Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Internal Medicine, Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 20:1151-7. 2009
    ..Initial enthusiasm for their widespread use has been dampened by phrenic nerve (PN) injury. The interaction between PN and pulmonary vein (PV) geometry contributing to PN injury is unclear...
  42. ncbi request reprint Discrepancies between catheter tip and tissue temperature in cooled-tip ablation: relevance to guiding left atrial ablation
    G Keith Bruce
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Circulation 112:954-60. 2005
    ..The relationship between catheter tip temperatures, tissue temperatures, power, and microbubble formation is not known...
  43. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of exercise induced arrhythmias and echocardiographic variables in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    T Jared Bunch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:835-8. 2007
    ..In conclusion, in this cohort of patients with HC, exercise testing was safe. Test results were associated with risk for adverse events...
  44. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of circumferential pulmonary vein isolation using a novel cryothermal balloon ablation system
    Alvaro V Sarabanda
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55902, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:1902-12. 2005
    ..We sought to evaluate the efficacy and safety of a novel cryothermal balloon ablation system in creating pulmonary vein (PV) isolation...
  45. ncbi request reprint Trends in treated ventricular fibrillation out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a 17-year population-based study
    T Jared Bunch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Heart Rhythm 1:255-9. 2004
    ....
  46. doi request reprint A systematical analysis of in vivo contact forces on virtual catheter tip/tissue surface contact during cardiac mapping and intervention
    Yasuo Okumura
    Division of Cardiac Electrophysiology Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:632-40. 2008
    ..While catheter tip/tissue contact has been shown to be an important determinant of ablative lesions in in vitro studies, the impact of contact on the outcomes of mapping and ablation in the intact heart has not been evaluated...
  47. pmc Efficacy and safety of ventricular tachycardia ablation with mechanical circulatory support compared with substrate-based ablation techniques
    T Jared Bunch
    Intermountain Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Europace 14:709-14. 2012
    ..We sought to compare the complication and success rates of pVAD-assisted VT ablation with scar-based techniques...
  48. ncbi request reprint Impact of transforming growth factor-beta1 on atrioventricular node conduction modification by injected autologous fibroblasts in the canine heart
    T Jared Bunch
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55902, USA
    Circulation 113:2485-94. 2006
    ....
  49. doi request reprint Impact of individual and cumulative coronary risk factors on coronary flow reserve assessed by dobutamine stress echocardiography
    Saeed A L Ahmari
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:1694-9. 2008
    ..Despite a negative dobutamine stress echocardiographic result, aggressive risk factor assessment and control should be implemented in patients with coronary risk factors due to an underlying abnormal CFR...
  50. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest after successful early defibrillation
    T Jared Bunch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    N Engl J Med 348:2626-33. 2003
    ..Programs focusing on early defibrillation have improved the rate of survival to hospital discharge. We conducted a population-based analysis of the long-term outcome and quality of life of survivors...
  51. ncbi request reprint Catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation in patients with the Marfan and Marfan-like syndromes
    T Jared Bunch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55902, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 20:15-20. 2007
    ..In conclusion, catheter ablation of AF in patients with Marfan syndrome is a viable option in those individuals refractory to conventional therapy...
  52. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, pathophysiology, and clinical significance of post-heart transplant atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter
    Saeed A L Ahmari
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:53-60. 2006
    ..However, there is a relative paucity of data in the prevalence, mechanism of arrhythmia, and long-term significance...
  53. ncbi request reprint The prognostic significance of exercise-induced atrial arrhythmias
    T Jared Bunch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:1236-40. 2004
    ..The purpose of the study was to determine if atrial ectopy (AE) or atrial arrhythmias during exercise are predictive of an increased risk of cardiac events and death...
  54. pmc Long-term risk of atrial fibrillation with symptomatic gastroesophageal reflux disease and esophagitis
    T Jared Bunch
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:1207-11. 2008
    ..Patients with esophagitis were more likely to develop AF, although this association requires further study...
  55. ncbi request reprint Incidence and predictors of cardiac perforation after permanent pacemaker placement
    Srijoy Mahapatra
    Division of Cardiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55902, USA
    Heart Rhythm 2:907-11. 2005
    ..Pericardial effusion, a sign of cardiac perforation, may complicate permanent pacemaker placement. Risk factors for development of post-permanent pacemaker effusion have not been evaluated...
  56. doi request reprint Association of body weight with total mortality and with ICD shocks among survivors of ventricular fibrillation in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    T Jared Bunch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Resuscitation 77:351-5. 2008
    ..Studies have shown an association between obesity and total mortality among people with and without coronary artery disease. This study reviews outcomes among obese survivors of ventricular fibrillation in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest...
  57. doi request reprint Atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter: nonpharmacologic therapy
    David L Johnson
    Intermountain Heart Institute, Department of Cardiology, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, UT, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 28:649-63. 2012
    ..Further research, adequately powered to assess age-related differences, is needed to confirm the findings of observational studies of elderly patients who have undergone nonpharmacologic approaches to rhythm control...
  58. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implication of early ejection fraction on long-term mortality and quality of life following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Akbar H Khan
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:1027-30. 2004
    ..However, overall long-term quality-of-life was favorable and independent of the ejection fraction...
  59. ncbi request reprint Evolution of a community-wide early defibrillation programme experience over 13 years using police/fire personnel and paramedics as responders
    Roger D White
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Resuscitation 65:279-83. 2005
    ..Following the trial, the program was expanded as the city grew in population and area. In 1998 firefighters also were equipped with AEDs, bringing to a total 18 AEDs with police and fire personnel, in addition to paramedic capability...
  60. ncbi request reprint Outcomes after ventricular fibrillation out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: expanding the chain of survival
    T Jared Bunch
    Department of Internal Medicine and Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 80:774-82. 2005
    ..Broadening the focus of the chain of survival to include in-hospital and long-term care will further improve favorable outcomes achieved in an early defibrillation program...
  61. ncbi request reprint Early direct coronary angioplasty in survivors of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Paul C Keelan
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:1461-3, A6. 2003
  62. doi request reprint Reconstruction of occluded thoracic duct for treatment of chylopericardium: a novel surgical therapy
    Rowlens M Melduni
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:1600-2. 2008
    ..This case highlights features and management strategies of this perplexing clinical condition...
  63. ncbi request reprint Analysis of catheter-tip (8-mm) and actual tissue temperatures achieved during radiofrequency ablation at the orifice of the pulmonary vein
    T Jared Bunch
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55902, USA
    Circulation 110:2988-95. 2004
    ..Despite current practice, there are no data regarding the in vivo efficacy and safety of an 8-mm catheter tip for ablation at the PV orifice...
  64. doi request reprint Novel ablative approach for atrial fibrillation to decrease risk of esophageal injury
    T Jared Bunch
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Heart Rhythm 5:624-7. 2008
  65. doi request reprint Progression of nonculprit plaque stenosis following successful percutaneous intervention
    T Jared Bunch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Angiology 59:236-9. 2008
    ..This case report demonstrates the systemic nature of acute coronary syndromes, highlights the inherent instability of coronary artery disease, and supports the notion of aggressive secondary prevention in these patients...
  66. doi request reprint Hypokalemia during the cooling phase of therapeutic hypothermia and its impact on arrhythmogenesis
    Sultan A Mirzoyev
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, United States
    Resuscitation 81:1632-6. 2010
    ..This approach entails the management of physiological variables which fall outside the realm of conventional critical cardiac care. Management of serum potassium fluxes remains pivotal in the avoidance of lethal ventricular arrhythmia...
  67. ncbi request reprint Patent foramen ovale and stroke
    Steven C Horton
    Department of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, LDS Hospital and University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 79:79-88. 2004
    ..To our knowledge, no randomized trials comparing anticoagulation with surgical or catheter-based closure have been performed...
  68. ncbi request reprint Subepicardial aneurysm of the left ventricle
    T Jared Bunch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 16:1318-21. 2003
    ..One patient died as a result of renal and respiratory failure postoperatively. The long-term outcome of the other 2 patients was favorable without evidence of additional cardiac rupture or instability...
  69. ncbi request reprint Respiratory failure in tetanus: case report and review of a 25-year experience
    T Jared Bunch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Chest 122:1488-92. 2002
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report of a patient with acute tetanus presenting with hiccups. This report also confirms the results of previous studies that suggested a need for improved immunity in the elderly population...