W H Maisel

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Changing trends in pacemaker and implantable cardioverter defibrillator generator advisories
    William H Maisel
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 25:1670-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation in heart failure: epidemiology, pathophysiology, and rationale for therapy
    William H Maisel
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:2D-8D. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of expanding indications on the safety of pacemakers and defibrillators
    William H Maisel
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Card Electrophysiol Rev 7:30-2. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Report from the meeting of the Circulatory System Devices Panel of the Food and Drug Administration Center for Devices and Radiologic Health: September 21, 2004
    William H Maisel
    US Food and Drug Administration, Circulatory System Devices Panel, Washington, DC, USA
    Circulation 111:2143-5. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular device development: lessons learned from pacemaker and implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy
    William H Maisel
    Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Ther 12:183-5. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Medical device regulation: an introduction for the practicing physician
    William H Maisel
    Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:296-302. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Reduced atrial blood flow in patients with coronary artery disease
    William H Maisel
    Department of Medicine, Brigam and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Coron Artery Dis 13:283-90. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Physician management of pacemaker and implantable cardioverter defibrillator advisories
    William H Maisel
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 27:437-42. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery
    W H Maisel
    Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Intern Med 135:1061-73. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Recalls and safety alerts involving pacemakers and implantable cardioverter-defibrillator generators
    W H Maisel
    Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 286:793-9. 2001

Detail Information

Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint Changing trends in pacemaker and implantable cardioverter defibrillator generator advisories
    William H Maisel
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 25:1670-8. 2002
    ..Accurate, timely physician and patient notification systems, and routine pacemaker and ICD patient follow-up continue to be of paramount importance...
  2. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation in heart failure: epidemiology, pathophysiology, and rationale for therapy
    William H Maisel
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:2D-8D. 2003
    ..It will be critical to define and plan therapies specifically for those patients with AF, HF, and preserved ejection fraction in addition to the population with low ejection fraction that has dominated previous investigations...
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of expanding indications on the safety of pacemakers and defibrillators
    William H Maisel
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Card Electrophysiol Rev 7:30-2. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Report from the meeting of the Circulatory System Devices Panel of the Food and Drug Administration Center for Devices and Radiologic Health: September 21, 2004
    William H Maisel
    US Food and Drug Administration, Circulatory System Devices Panel, Washington, DC, USA
    Circulation 111:2143-5. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular device development: lessons learned from pacemaker and implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy
    William H Maisel
    Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Ther 12:183-5. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Medical device regulation: an introduction for the practicing physician
    William H Maisel
    Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:296-302. 2004
    ..Physicians should understand the rules that govern the approved and unapproved use of medical devices as well as device premarket evaluation and approval processes and device postmarket surveillance...
  7. ncbi request reprint Reduced atrial blood flow in patients with coronary artery disease
    William H Maisel
    Department of Medicine, Brigam and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Coron Artery Dis 13:283-90. 2002
    ..Similar angiographic methods for measuring atrial coronary artery blood flow have not been developed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Physician management of pacemaker and implantable cardioverter defibrillator advisories
    William H Maisel
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 27:437-42. 2004
    ..Evidence based guidelines incorporating the indication for device implantation and the likelihood of device malfunction would greatly facilitate clinical management of PM and ICD advisory devices...
  9. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery
    W H Maisel
    Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Intern Med 135:1061-73. 2001
    ..To review the epidemiology, mechanisms, complications, predictors, prevention, and treatment of atrial fibrillation following cardiac surgery...
  10. ncbi request reprint Recalls and safety alerts involving pacemakers and implantable cardioverter-defibrillator generators
    W H Maisel
    Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 286:793-9. 2001
    ..Despite increasingly frequent device implantation, pacemaker and ICD recalls and safety alerts (advisories) remain poorly characterized...
  11. ncbi request reprint The role of cardiac pacing: American College of Chest Physicians guidelines for the prevention and management of postoperative atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery
    William H Maisel
    Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Chest 128:36S-38S. 2005
    ..We recommend that BAP be considered, particularly in patients who are at high risk for the development of postoperative AF...
  12. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular pseudoaneurysm after epicardial patch electrode placement
    W H Maisel
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 66:2102-4. 1998
    ..The presenting symptoms, diagnostic evaluation, and surgical repair are described...
  13. ncbi request reprint The N + 1 difference: a new measure for entrainment mapping
    K Soejima
    Department of Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 37:1386-94. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The N + 1 difference allows entrainment mapping to be used to identify re-entry circuit sites when it is difficult to evaluate Egs at the mapping site or fusion in the surface electrocardiogram...
  14. ncbi request reprint Impact of changing activation sequence on bipolar electrogram amplitude for voltage mapping of left ventricular infarcts causing ventricular tachycardia
    Corinna B Brunckhorst
    Cardiovascular Center, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 12:137-41. 2005
    ..Wavefront direction is a determinant of bipolar electrogram amplitude that could influence identification of low amplitude regions indicating infarction or scar...
  15. ncbi request reprint Safety issues involving medical devices: implications of recent implantable cardioverter-defibrillator malfunctions
    William H Maisel
    Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    JAMA 294:955-8. 2005
  16. ncbi request reprint Predicting early mortality after implantable defibrillator implantation: a clinical risk score for optimal patient selection
    Ratika Parkash
    Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Am Heart J 151:397-403. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to develop a model to predict mortality within the first year after ICD implantation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pacemaker and ICD generator malfunctions: analysis of Food and Drug Administration annual reports
    William H Maisel
    Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    JAMA 295:1901-6. 2006
    ..It is not known if increasing device complexity is associated with decreased reliability...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pacemaker and ICD generator reliability: meta-analysis of device registries
    William H Maisel
    Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    JAMA 295:1929-34. 2006
    ..Despite there being millions of pacemaker and implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) generator implants worldwide, little is known about device reliability...
  19. ncbi request reprint Recommendations from the Heart Rhythm Society Task Force on Device Performance Policies and Guidelines Endorsed by the American College of Cardiology Foundation (ACCF) and the American Heart Association (AHA) and the International Coalition of Pacing and
    Mark D Carlson
    University Hospitals of Cleveland and Case Western Reserve University, OH, USA
    Heart Rhythm 3:1250-73. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint Transvenous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator leads: the weakest link
    William H Maisel
    Circulation 115:2461-3. 2007
  21. doi request reprint Semper fidelis--consumer protection for patients with implanted medical devices
    William H Maisel
    Medical Device Safety Institute, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:985-7. 2008
  22. doi request reprint Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator lead performance
    William H Maisel
    Circulation 117:2721-3. 2008
  23. ncbi request reprint Implantable defibrillators for the prevention of mortality in patients with nonischemic cardiomyopathy: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Akshay S Desai
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    JAMA 292:2874-9. 2004
    ..However, conclusive evidence of survival benefit in patients with nonischemic cardiomyopathy (NICM) is still lacking...
  24. ncbi request reprint Unanswered questions--drug-eluting stents and the risk of late thrombosis
    William H Maisel
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:981-4. 2007
  25. ncbi request reprint Identification of the ventricular tachycardia isthmus after infarction by pace mapping
    Corinna B Brunckhorst
    Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    Circulation 110:652-9. 2004
    ..Pace mapping at sites proximal to the exit may produce a similar QRS with a longer stimulus-to-QRS interval (S-QRS). The aim of the study was to determine whether a VT isthmus could be identified and followed by pace mapping...
  26. ncbi request reprint Electrically unexcitable scar mapping based on pacing threshold for identification of the reentry circuit isthmus: feasibility for guiding ventricular tachycardia ablation
    Kyoko Soejima
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    Circulation 106:1678-83. 2002
    ..The pacing threshold and electrogram amplitude that best determines EUS is unknown...
  27. ncbi request reprint Cardiology patient pages. Cardioversion
    Julie B Shea
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Circulation 106:e176-8. 2002
  28. ncbi request reprint Effect of radiofrequency catheter ablation of ventricular tachycardia on left ventricular function in patients with prior myocardial infarction
    Hafiza H Khan
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 7:243-7. 2002
    ..Quantitative echocardiography was used to determine the effect of radiofrequency (RF) ablation on left ventricular function in patients with ventricular tachycardia (VT) after myocardial infarction (MI)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of a simple risk score to predict the need for permanent pacing after cardiac valve surgery
    Bruce A Koplan
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service Division of Cardiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:795-801. 2003
    ..The study objective was to develop and validate a simple risk score to predict postoperative permanent pacing (PPM) after valve surgery...
  30. ncbi request reprint Management of arrhythmias in heart failure
    William G Stevenson
    Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cardiol Rev 10:8-14. 2002
    ..Ongoing trials will provide further guidance for arrhythmia management...
  31. ncbi request reprint Relationship of slow conduction detected by pace-mapping to ventricular tachycardia re-entry circuit sites after infarction
    Corinna B Brunckhorst
    University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:802-9. 2003
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Identification and ablation of three types of ventricular tachycardia involving the his-purkinje system in patients with heart disease
    Gustavo Lopera
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 15:52-8. 2004
    ..This study defines the incidence and types of HPS involvement in VT...
  33. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of adjusting paced left ventricular activation by manipulating stimulus strength
    Usha Tedrow
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:2249-52. 2004
  34. ncbi request reprint Recognition of far-field electrograms during entrainment mapping of ventricular tachycardia
    Stanley Tung
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:110-5. 2003
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Assessment of radiofrequency ablation effect from unipolar pacing threshold
    Etienne Delacretaz
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service and Clinical Electrophysiology Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 26:1993-6. 2003
    ..The greater increase in pacing threshold after irrigated tip ablation compared to conventional ablation suggests that the magnitude of change reflects lesion size...
  36. ncbi request reprint Management of arrhythmias in heart failure
    Kristin E Ellison
    Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Womens Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 9:91-9. 2003
    ..The complexity of coexistent heart failure and arrhythmia management warrants close collaboration between heart failure and arrhythmia specialists...
  37. doi request reprint Malfunctions and adverse events associated with off-label use of biliary stents in the peripheral vasculature
    Jonathan Bridges
    Medical Device Safety Institute and Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Ther 15:12-8. 2008
    ..Efforts should be directed at improving the evaluation of peripheral vascular device performance to better identify the patient subsets that will most benefit from this promising therapy...
  38. ncbi request reprint Thrombosis in coronary drug-eluting stents: report from the meeting of the Circulatory System Medical Devices Advisory Panel of the Food and Drug Administration Center for Devices and Radiologic Health, December 7-8, 2006
    Warren K Laskey
    University of New Mexico Medical School, Albuquerque, USA
    Circulation 115:2352-7. 2007
  39. ncbi request reprint Autonomic modulation preceding the onset of atrial fibrillation
    William H Maisel
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:1269-70. 2003
  40. pmc Mortality following defibrillator implantation in patients with renal insufficiency
    Robert E Eckart
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:940-3. 2006
    ..Due to under-representation of patients with renal disease in large clinical trials, outcomes of implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) implantation in this group remain unclear...
  41. ncbi request reprint Recalls and safety alerts affecting automated external defibrillators
    Jignesh S Shah
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    JAMA 296:655-60. 2006
    ..Although AEDs are complex medical devices designed to function during life-threatening emergencies, little is known about their reliability...
  42. ncbi request reprint Increased failure rate of a polyurethane implantable cardioverter defibrillator lead
    William H Maisel
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 25:877-8. 2002
  43. ncbi request reprint Patent foramen ovale closure devices: moving beyond equipoise
    William H Maisel
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 294:366-9. 2005
  44. ncbi request reprint A device for proximal anastomosis of autologous coronary vein grafts: report from the meeting of the Circulatory System Devices Panel of the Food and Drug Administration Center for Devices and Radiologic Health
    William H Maisel
    Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Circulation 112:1516-8. 2005
  45. ncbi request reprint Impact of implantable cardioverter defibrillators on survival and recurrent hospitalization in advanced heart failure
    Saman Nazarian
    Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am Heart J 150:955-60. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the impact of QRS duration and disease etiology on survival and rehospitalization in advanced heart failure patients with ICDs...
  46. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation in heart failure: high mortality risk even if ventricular function is preserved
    Ratika Parkash
    Division of Cardiology, Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Am Heart J 150:701-6. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) and heart failure (HF) have a better prognosis when systolic function is preserved as compared with those with depressed systolic function...
  47. ncbi request reprint Cardiac resynchronization therapy: a regulatory perspective
    Warren K Laskey
    Am Heart J 151:757-61. 2006