William Whang

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the prognostic value of RR-interval variability after acute myocardial infarction in patients with versus those without diabetes mellitus
    William Whang
    Cardiac Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:247-51. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Heart failure and the risk of shocks in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators: results from the Triggers Of Ventricular Arrhythmias (TOVA) study
    William Whang
    Cardiovascular Division, Bulfinch 001, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Boston, Mass 02114, USA
    Circulation 109:1386-91. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Depression as a predictor for appropriate shocks among patients with implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: results from the Triggers of Ventricular Arrhythmias (TOVA) study
    William Whang
    Cardiovascular Division, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:1090-5. 2005
  4. pmc Intake of total trans, trans-18:1, and trans-18:2 fatty acids and risk of sudden cardiac death in women
    Stephanie E Chiuve
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am Heart J 158:761-7. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Dietary alpha-linolenic acid intake and risk of sudden cardiac death and coronary heart disease
    Christine M Albert
    Center for Arrhythmia Prevention, Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215 1204, USA
    Circulation 112:3232-8. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Physical exertion, exercise, and sudden cardiac death in women
    William Whang
    Cardiovascular Division, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    JAMA 295:1399-403. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Atypical electrocardiographic features of cavotricuspid isthmus-dependent atrial flutter occurring during left atrial fibrillation ablation
    Janice Y Chyou
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 15:200-8. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of vaccination against invasive pneumococcal disease among people 50 through 64 years of age: role of comorbid conditions and race
    Jane E Sisk
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Room 2 34, 1425 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Ann Intern Med 138:960-8. 2003

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the prognostic value of RR-interval variability after acute myocardial infarction in patients with versus those without diabetes mellitus
    William Whang
    Cardiac Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:247-51. 2003
    ..In our post-AMI sample, RRV provided valuable prognostic information among diabetic patients. Our findings suggest that cardiac autonomic neuropathy plays a role in the high mortality rate seen in diabetic patients after AMI...
  2. ncbi request reprint Heart failure and the risk of shocks in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators: results from the Triggers Of Ventricular Arrhythmias (TOVA) study
    William Whang
    Cardiovascular Division, Bulfinch 001, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Boston, Mass 02114, USA
    Circulation 109:1386-91. 2004
    ..Left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) predicts device discharges in patients with implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs). The relationship between severity of congestive heart failure (CHF) and ICD discharges is less clear...
  3. ncbi request reprint Depression as a predictor for appropriate shocks among patients with implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: results from the Triggers of Ventricular Arrhythmias (TOVA) study
    William Whang
    Cardiovascular Division, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:1090-5. 2005
    ..We sought to examine the relationship between symptoms of depression and shock-treated ventricular arrhythmias among implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) patients...
  4. pmc Intake of total trans, trans-18:1, and trans-18:2 fatty acids and risk of sudden cardiac death in women
    Stephanie E Chiuve
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am Heart J 158:761-7. 2009
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  5. ncbi request reprint Dietary alpha-linolenic acid intake and risk of sudden cardiac death and coronary heart disease
    Christine M Albert
    Center for Arrhythmia Prevention, Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215 1204, USA
    Circulation 112:3232-8. 2005
    ..Alpha-linolenic acid, an intermediate-chain n-3 fatty acid found primarily in plants, may decrease the risk of fatal coronary heart disease (CHD) through a reduction in fatal ventricular arrhythmias and sudden cardiac death (SCD)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Physical exertion, exercise, and sudden cardiac death in women
    William Whang
    Cardiovascular Division, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    JAMA 295:1399-403. 2006
    ..Exercise is associated with a lower risk of cardiovascular events but may transiently increase the risk of ventricular arrhythmias. Its short-term and long-term associations with risk of sudden cardiac death among women are unclear...
  7. ncbi request reprint Atypical electrocardiographic features of cavotricuspid isthmus-dependent atrial flutter occurring during left atrial fibrillation ablation
    Janice Y Chyou
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 15:200-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the ECG features of CTI-dependent AFL occurring during percutaneous LA catheter ablation for AF...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of vaccination against invasive pneumococcal disease among people 50 through 64 years of age: role of comorbid conditions and race
    Jane E Sisk
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Room 2 34, 1425 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Ann Intern Med 138:960-8. 2003
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