Vivek Y Reddy

Summary

Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Left atrial appendage closure with the Watchman device in patients with a contraindication for oral anticoagulation: the ASAP study (ASA Plavix Feasibility Study With Watchman Left Atrial Appendage Closure Technology)
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 61:2551-6. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Percutaneous left atrial appendage closure for stroke prophylaxis in patients with atrial fibrillation: 2.3-Year Follow-up of the PROTECT AF (Watchman Left Atrial Appendage System for Embolic Protection in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation) Trial
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, The Cardiovascular Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1030, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Circulation 127:720-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The relationship between contact force and clinical outcome during radiofrequency catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation in the TOCCATA study
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, The Cardiovascular Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Heart Rhythm 9:1789-95. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Safety of percutaneous left atrial appendage closure: results from the Watchman Left Atrial Appendage System for Embolic Protection in Patients with AF (PROTECT AF) clinical trial and the Continued Access Registry
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1030, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Circulation 123:417-24. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation without the use of fluoroscopy
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Heart Rhythm 7:1644-53. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Visual balloon-guided point-by-point ablation: reliable, reproducible, and persistent pulmonary vein isolation
    Srinivas R Dukkipati
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 3:266-73. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Pulmonary vein isolation using a visually guided laser balloon catheter: the first 200-patient multicenter clinical experience
    Srinivas R Dukkipati
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 6:467-72. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Areas with complex fractionated atrial electrograms recorded after pulmonary vein isolation represent normal voltage and conduction velocity in sinus rhythm
    Juan F Viles-Gonzalez
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai Heart, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1030, New York City, NY 10029, USA
    Europace 15:339-46. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Catheter ablation of ventricular epicardial tissue: a comparison of standard and cooled-tip radiofrequency energy
    Andre d'Avila
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02114, USA
    Circulation 109:2363-9. 2004
  10. doi request reprint The clinical impact of incomplete left atrial appendage closure with the Watchman Device in patients with atrial fibrillation: a PROTECT AF (Percutaneous Closure of the Left Atrial Appendage Versus Warfarin Therapy for Prevention of Stroke in Patients Wit
    Juan F Viles-Gonzalez
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, New York, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 59:923-9. 2012

Detail Information

Publications70

  1. doi request reprint Left atrial appendage closure with the Watchman device in patients with a contraindication for oral anticoagulation: the ASAP study (ASA Plavix Feasibility Study With Watchman Left Atrial Appendage Closure Technology)
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 61:2551-6. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the safety and efficacy of left atrial appendage (LAA) closure in nonvalvular atrial fibrillation (AF) patients ineligible for warfarin therapy...
  2. doi request reprint Percutaneous left atrial appendage closure for stroke prophylaxis in patients with atrial fibrillation: 2.3-Year Follow-up of the PROTECT AF (Watchman Left Atrial Appendage System for Embolic Protection in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation) Trial
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, The Cardiovascular Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1030, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Circulation 127:720-9. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint The relationship between contact force and clinical outcome during radiofrequency catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation in the TOCCATA study
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, The Cardiovascular Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Heart Rhythm 9:1789-95. 2012
    ..Suboptimal catheter tip-to-tissue contact force (CF) during lesion delivery is believed to reduce clinical efficacy...
  4. doi request reprint Safety of percutaneous left atrial appendage closure: results from the Watchman Left Atrial Appendage System for Embolic Protection in Patients with AF (PROTECT AF) clinical trial and the Continued Access Registry
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1030, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Circulation 123:417-24. 2011
    ..Here, we report the influence of experience on the safety of percutaneous left atrial appendage closure...
  5. doi request reprint Catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation without the use of fluoroscopy
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Heart Rhythm 7:1644-53. 2010
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Visual balloon-guided point-by-point ablation: reliable, reproducible, and persistent pulmonary vein isolation
    Srinivas R Dukkipati
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 3:266-73. 2010
    ..A novel compliant balloon ablation catheter able to deliver visually guided short arcs/spots of laser energy was tested in initial preclinical and clinical cases to determine if visual guidance could predict reliable and persistent PVI...
  7. doi request reprint Pulmonary vein isolation using a visually guided laser balloon catheter: the first 200-patient multicenter clinical experience
    Srinivas R Dukkipati
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 6:467-72. 2013
    ..Single-center studies have demonstrated favorable safety and efficacy. We sought to determine the multicenter feasibility, efficacy, and safety of performing PV isolation using the VGLA catheter...
  8. ncbi request reprint Areas with complex fractionated atrial electrograms recorded after pulmonary vein isolation represent normal voltage and conduction velocity in sinus rhythm
    Juan F Viles-Gonzalez
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai Heart, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1030, New York City, NY 10029, USA
    Europace 15:339-46. 2013
    ..This study evaluated the relationship between CFAE and areas of abnormal atrial tissue defined by low-voltage electrograms (LVE) and signal average of the P-wave (SAPW)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Catheter ablation of ventricular epicardial tissue: a comparison of standard and cooled-tip radiofrequency energy
    Andre d'Avila
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02114, USA
    Circulation 109:2363-9. 2004
    ..This experimental animal study examines the biophysical characteristics of radiofrequency (RF) ablation lesions generated by either standard or cooled-tip ablation of the ventricular epicardium...
  10. doi request reprint The clinical impact of incomplete left atrial appendage closure with the Watchman Device in patients with atrial fibrillation: a PROTECT AF (Percutaneous Closure of the Left Atrial Appendage Versus Warfarin Therapy for Prevention of Stroke in Patients Wit
    Juan F Viles-Gonzalez
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, New York, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 59:923-9. 2012
    ..Plymouth, Minnesota)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Catheter ablation of scar-related atypical atrial flutter
    James O Coffey
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1030, New York City, NY 10029, USA
    Europace 15:414-9. 2013
    ..However, the role that AT isthmus location plays in acute and long-term success of ablation remains uncertain...
  12. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous hemodynamic support with Impella 2.5 during scar-related ventricular tachycardia ablation (PERMIT 1)
    Marc A Miller
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 6:151-9. 2013
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint View-synchronized robotic image-guided therapy for atrial fibrillation ablation: experimental validation and clinical feasibility
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, GRB 109, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Circulation 115:2705-14. 2007
    ..This study examines the feasibility of synchronizing this robotic navigation system with electroanatomic mapping and 3-dimensional computed tomography imaging to perform view-synchronized left atrial (LA) ablation...
  14. doi request reprint Temporary occlusion of the great cardiac vein and coronary sinus to facilitate radiofrequency catheter ablation of the mitral isthmus
    Andre d'Avila
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:645-50. 2008
    ..This porcine study tested the hypothesis that elimination of this heat-sink effect by complete air occlusion of the coronary sinus (CS) would facilitate transmural endocardial ablation at the mitral isthmus...
  15. doi request reprint Focal and linear endocardial and epicardial catheter-based cryoablation of normal and infarcted ventricular tissue
    Andre d'Avila
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:1322-31. 2008
    ..Endocardial and epicardial focal cryolesions were also compared to determine if there were significant differences in lesion characteristics...
  16. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of steam pops during irrigated RF ablation: novel insights from microwave radiometry
    Jacob S Koruth
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, New York, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 24:1271-7. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to examine (i) the ability of microwave radiometry to predict steam pops, and (ii) compare this to traditional parameters such as power, catheter temperature, and impedance...
  17. doi request reprint Adjunctive renal sympathetic denervation to modify hypertension as upstream therapy in the treatment of atrial fibrillation (H-FIB) study: clinical background and study design
    Humera Ahmed
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 24:503-9. 2013
    ....
  18. doi request reprint The durability of pulmonary vein isolation using the visually guided laser balloon catheter: multicenter results of pulmonary vein remapping studies
    Srinivas R Dukkipati
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Heart Rhythm 9:919-25. 2012
    ..While acute PV isolation has been shown to be feasible, limited data exist regarding the durability of isolation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Catheter ablation of peri-AV nodal atrial tachycardia from the noncoronary cusp of the aortic valve
    Saumya Das
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:231-7. 2008
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Initial experience with a novel remote-guided magnetic catheter navigation system for left ventricular scar mapping and ablation in a porcine model of healed myocardial infarction
    Indranill Basu Ray
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:520-5. 2007
    ..This study examined the feasibility of using a remote magnetic catheter navigation system (MNS) in concert with an EAM system to perform detailed left ventricular scar mapping and ablation in a porcine model of healed myocardial infarction...
  21. pmc Prophylactic catheter ablation for the prevention of defibrillator therapy
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:2657-65. 2007
    ..We designed this randomized trial to examine whether prophylactic radiofrequency catheter ablation of arrhythmogenic ventricular tissue would reduce the incidence of ICD therapy...
  22. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of a novel "response score" to predict hemodynamic and clinical outcome from cardiac resynchronization therapy
    E Kevin Heist
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:1732-6. 2006
    ..0001). Kaplan-Meier analysis associated a higher response score with improved 12-month event-free survival after CRT implantation (p=0.0019)...
  23. doi request reprint Bipolar irrigated radiofrequency ablation: a therapeutic option for refractory intramural atrial and ventricular tachycardia circuits
    Jacob S Koruth
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Heart Rhythm 9:1932-41. 2012
    ..Bipolar ablation between 2 ablation catheters may be considered for such circuits...
  24. doi request reprint Acute electrical isolation is a necessary but insufficient endpoint for achieving durable PV isolation: the importance of closing the visual gap
    Marc A Miller
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1030, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Europace 14:653-60. 2012
    ..Then, the impact of this intentional 'visual gap' (ViG) on the conduction properties of the ablation lesion set was assessed with adenosine and pacing manoeuvres...
  25. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of catheter ablation of periatrial ganglionic plexi in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Stephan Danik
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:578-83. 2008
    ..In addition, ablation of these structures in patients with vagal-mediated AF is insufficient to prevent its acute reinduction with high-frequency atrial stimulation...
  26. doi request reprint Full-color direct visualization of the atrial septum to guide transseptal puncture
    Aravinda Thiagalingam
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:1310-5. 2008
    ..We investigated the utility of a full color visualization catheter to correctly position and guide transseptal puncture of the fossa ovalis...
  27. ncbi request reprint Integration of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging with three-dimensional electroanatomic mapping to guide left ventricular catheter manipulation: feasibility in a porcine model of healed myocardial infarction
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:2202-13. 2004
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Intrapericardial echocardiography: a novel catheter-based approach to cardiac imaging
    Ana Clara Tude Rodrigues
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, GRB 109, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 17:269-74. 2004
    ..We evaluated the feasibility of catheter-based intrapericardial echocardiography (IPE) during such procedures to identify cardiac structures and visualize intracardiac catheters...
  29. doi request reprint Mechanical esophageal displacement during catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation
    Jacob S Koruth
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, New York, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 23:147-54. 2012
    ..To determine the feasibility and safety of esophageal displacement during atrial fibrillation (AF) ablation, to prevent thermal injury...
  30. doi request reprint Unusual complications of percutaneous epicardial access and epicardial mapping and ablation of cardiac arrhythmias
    Jacob S Koruth
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 4:882-8. 2011
    ..In this report, we report a series of rare and unusual complications related to percutaneous epicardial procedures...
  31. ncbi request reprint Electroanatomic mapping of the left ventricle in a porcine model of chronic myocardial infarction with magnetic resonance-based catheter tracking
    Srinivas R Dukkipati
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    Circulation 118:853-62. 2008
    ..A more ideal paradigm might be to use intraprocedural MR imaging to directly image and guide catheter mapping procedures...
  32. ncbi request reprint Integration of cardiac CT/MR imaging with three-dimensional electroanatomical mapping to guide catheter manipulation in the left atrium: implications for catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation
    Zachary J Malchano
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Gray Bigelow 109, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:1221-9. 2006
    ..In the optimal scenario, the imaging datasets would be directly integrated with the EAM system to guide catheter mapping based on the accurate individual cardiac anatomy...
  33. ncbi request reprint Ablation of left ventricular epicardial outflow tract tachycardia from the distal great cardiac vein
    Owen A Obel
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:1813-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the feasibility and safety of ablation of idiopathic outflow tract ventricular tachycardia (OTVT) from the distal ramifications of the coronary sinus (CS)...
  34. ncbi request reprint The permanency of pulmonary vein isolation using a balloon cryoablation catheter
    Humera Ahmed
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Services of the Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 21:731-7. 2010
    ..While acute isolation has been demonstrated in most patients, little data are available on the chronic durability of cryoballoon lesions...
  35. doi request reprint Incomplete occlusion of the left atrial appendage with the percutaneous left atrial appendage transcatheter occlusion device is not associated with increased risk of stroke
    Juan F Viles-Gonzalez
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Mount Sinai Heart, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 33:69-75. 2012
    ..This study investigated the interaction between residual blood flow in the LAA after percutaneous closure with PLAATO and risk of stroke...
  36. ncbi request reprint What is the most appropriate energy source for aortic cusp ablation? A comparison of standard RF, cooled-tip RF and cryothermal ablation
    Andre d'Avila
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit Street GRB 109, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 16:31-8. 2006
    ..Standard radiofrequency (RF) energy, cooled-tip RF energy or cryothermal energy were compared to determine the optimal ablation modality...
  37. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of high-intensity focused ultrasound atop coronary arteries during epicardial catheter ablation
    Jacob S Koruth
    Helmsley Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 22:1274-80. 2011
    ..Application of high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) energy may avoid such injury due to its theoretical ability to focus energy beyond the ablation element and create lesions at depth...
  38. ncbi request reprint Experimental efficacy of pericardial instillation of anti-inflammatory agents during percutaneous epicardial catheter ablation to prevent postprocedure pericarditis
    Andre d'Avila
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:1178-83. 2007
    ..This study evaluates the efficacy and safety of intrapericardial instillation of anti-inflammatory agents after pericardial mapping and ablation in a porcine model of postprocedural pericarditis...
  39. doi request reprint Initial clinical experience with a novel visualization and virtual electrode radiofrequency ablation catheter to treat atrial flutter
    Humera Ahmed
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Services, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Heart Rhythm 8:361-7. 2011
    ..However, successful long-term outcome is hampered by both the uncertainty of catheter-tissue contact for any individual lesion and the difficulty in ensuring point-to-point lesion contiguity...
  40. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes of combined epicardial and endocardial ablation of monomorphic ventricular tachycardia related to hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    Srinivas R Dukkipati
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 4:185-94. 2011
    ..This study details a series of case reports from multiple centers where combined epicardial-endocardial ablation was performed in a highly selected group of patients with HCM-related MMVT...
  41. doi request reprint Percutaneous left atrial appendage closure with an epicardial suture ligation approach: a prospective randomized pre-clinical feasibility study
    Sheldon M Singh
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Heart Rhythm 7:370-6. 2010
    ..A pericardial suture ligation approach has the advantage of ultimately leaving no permanent implant within the blood pool, but the potential disadvantage of inadequate placement, thereby not excluding the entire LAA from the circulation...
  42. doi request reprint Intraprocedural use of ibutilide to organize and guide ablation of complex fractionated atrial electrograms: preliminary assessment of a modified step-wise approach to ablation of persistent atrial fibrillation
    Sheldon M Singh
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 21:608-16. 2010
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint An unusual confluence of the inferior pulmonary veins in a patient undergoing catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation
    Srinivas Dukkipati
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:1034. 2006
  44. ncbi request reprint Isolating the posterior left atrium and pulmonary veins with a "box" lesion set: use of epicardial ablation to complete electrical isolation
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:326-9. 2008
    ..This report details a case wherein a combined endocardial and epicardial approach was required to create an electrically continuous posterior box lesion in a patient with persistent AF...
  45. ncbi request reprint Combined ventricular endocardial and epicardial substrate mapping using a sonomicrometry-based electroanatomical mapping system
    Andre d'Avila
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:781-6. 2007
    ..This study examined the ability of a sonomicrometry-based electroanatomic mapping system (SEAM) to render endocardial and epicardial substrate maps of infarcted ventricular myocardium...
  46. ncbi request reprint Remote magnetic navigation to guide endocardial and epicardial catheter mapping of scar-related ventricular tachycardia
    Arash Aryana
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Circulation 115:1191-200. 2007
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint The impact of respiration on left atrial and pulmonary venous anatomy: implications for image-guided intervention
    Peter A Noseworthy
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Radiology Department, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Heart Rhythm 2:1173-8. 2005
    ..This study examined the effects of respiration on LA-PV anatomy and the error introduced by respiration on the integration of EAM with 3D MR imaging...
  48. ncbi request reprint Extra-ostial pulmonary venous isolation: use of epicardial ablation to eliminate a point of conduction breakthrough
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 14:663-6. 2003
    ..This report describes the successful use of epicardial radiofrequency ablation in a patient in whom endocardial irrigated radiofrequency ablation failed to achieve extra-ostial pulmonary vein isolation...
  49. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional analysis of pulmonary venous ostial and antral anatomy: implications for balloon catheter-based pulmonary vein isolation
    Jameel Ahmed
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:251-5. 2006
    ..To provide anatomical data relevant to balloon catheter ablation, 3D surface reconstructions of LA-PVs were generated and analyzed to define ostial architecture and size...
  50. doi request reprint Visually-guided balloon catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation: experimental feasibility and first-in-human multicenter clinical outcome
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Circulation 120:12-20. 2009
    ..In this study, a novel endoscopic ablation system was used to directly visualize and ablate tissue at the left atrial-PV junction with laser energy...
  51. ncbi request reprint Increased incidence of subacute lead perforation noted with one implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
    Stephan B Danik
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Heart Rhythm 4:439-42. 2007
    ..While these advances have made the leads more versatile, new configurations may be associated with unforeseen complications...
  52. doi request reprint Renal sympathetic denervation using an irrigated radiofrequency ablation catheter for the management of drug-resistant hypertension
    Humera Ahmed
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service of Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 5:758-65. 2012
    ..This study sought to assess whether renal sympathetic denervation (RSDN) can be achieved using an off-the-shelf saline-irrigated radiofrequency ablation (RFA) catheter typically employed for cardiac tissue ablation...
  53. ncbi request reprint Short-term results of substrate mapping and radiofrequency ablation of ischemic ventricular tachycardia using a saline-irrigated catheter
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:2228-36. 2003
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Use of intracardiac echocardiography to guide implantation of a left atrial appendage occlusion device (PLAATO)
    Ivan C K Ho
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Heart Rhythm 4:567-71. 2007
    ..Plymouth, MN). Transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) is typically used to guide implantation...
  55. doi request reprint Esophageal injury and temperature monitoring during atrial fibrillation ablation
    Sheldon M Singh
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Mass, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 1:162-8. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether RF energy delivery limited by luminal esophageal temperature (LET) monitoring is associated with a reduction in esophageal injury compared with a strategy of RF power limitation alone...
  56. doi request reprint Percutaneous left atrial appendage closure for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation: an assessment of net clinical benefit
    Sandeep R Gangireddy
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, NY, USA
    Eur Heart J 33:2700-8. 2012
    ..We aim to estimate the net clinical benefit (NCB) of percutaneous LAA closure...
  57. doi request reprint Rate or rhythm control for atrial fibrillation: update and controversies
    Jason S Chinitz
    Zena and Michael A Wiener Cardiovascular Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Am J Med 125:1049-56. 2012
    ..Because safer and more effective pharmacologic and interventional therapies are now available, an individualized approach to atrial fibrillation management is essential...
  58. doi request reprint The proarrhythmic effect of incomplete pulmotricuspid isthmus ablation in a patient with sarcoid-related ventricular tachycardia?
    Arash Aryana
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:869-72. 2008
    ..This case suggests that the PTI region may serve as a critical tachycardia isthmus if sufficiently modified with an incomplete ablation line in the setting of significant myocardial scarring...
  59. doi request reprint Balloon occlusion of the coronary sinus to facilitate mitral isthmus ablation
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:651. 2008
  60. doi request reprint Activation and entrainment mapping of hemodynamically unstable ventricular tachycardia using a percutaneous left ventricular assist device
    Marc A Miller
    Helmsley Electrophysiology Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:1363-71. 2011
    ..Our goal was to investigate the effects of percutaneous left ventricular assist device (pLVAD) support during catheter ablation of unstable ventricular tachycardia (VT)...
  61. doi request reprint Epicardial access for the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias
    Andre d'Avila
    Helmsley Cardiac Arrhythmia Service Mount Sinai Medical Center, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Europace 14:ii13-ii18. 2012
    ..The focus of this review is to discuss relevant aspects of pericardial anatomy, and various methods of epicardial access...
  62. doi request reprint Percutaneous transhepatic venous access for catheter ablation procedures in patients with interruption of the inferior vena cava
    Sheldon M Singh
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 4:235-41. 2011
    ..In this report, we assessed the feasibility of a percutaneous transhepatic approach to ablation of left-sided atrial arrhythmias in 2 patients with interruption of the IVC...
  63. ncbi request reprint Use of a diode laser balloon ablation catheter to generate circumferential pulmonary venous lesions in an open-thoracotomy caprine model
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 27:52-7. 2004
    ..The use of reflectance spectroscopy to provide real-time monitoring of the blanching effect of balloon-tissue contact optimizes lesion delivery...
  64. pmc Mechanisms and catheter ablation of ventricular tachycardia
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Experimental Electrophysiology Laboratory, Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 32:202-3. 2005
    ..In the absence of structural heart disease, VT usually originates from the right ventricle and oftentimes the outflow tract. It's typically not life threatening, and first-line therapy can be either drugs or ablation...
  65. doi request reprint Rhythm control for management of patients with atrial fibrillation: balancing the use of antiarrhythmic drugs and catheter ablation
    Juan F Viles-Gonzalez
    Cardiovascular Institute, Mount Sinai Heart, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Clin Cardiol 34:23-9. 2011
    ..Herein, we review the most current evidence supporting the use of AAD and catheter ablation in atrial fibrillation...
  66. doi request reprint The incidence and long-term clinical outcome of iatrogenic atrial septal defects secondary to transseptal catheterization with a 12F transseptal sheath
    Sheldon M Singh
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 4:166-71. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the incidence of and complications associated with iASDs in a large cohort of patients undergoing transseptal catheterization with a 12F transseptal sheath...
  67. ncbi request reprint Combined epicardial and endocardial electroanatomic mapping in a porcine model of healed myocardial infarction
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Circulation 107:3236-42. 2003
    ..This study sought to determine whether the epicardial extent of a myocardial infarct could be defined during sinus rhythm...
  68. ncbi request reprint Radiographic left ventricular-right ventricular interlead distance predicts the acute hemodynamic response to cardiac resynchronization therapy
    E Kevin Heist
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:685-90. 2005
    ..002). Other LV-RV measures on the posteroanterior and lateral radiographs did not correlate with the DeltadP/dt. Use of these findings may help to guide the sites of LV and RV lead placement to maximize the benefit derived from CRT...
  69. ncbi request reprint Implanted defibrillators and primary prevention of sudden cardiac death: where are we today?
    Indranill Basu Ray
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit Street, Gray Bigelow 109, Boston, MA, 012114, USA
    Int J Cardiol 98:15-20. 2005
    ..Clinicians caring for patients with chronic coronary artery disease (CAD) and severe LV dysfunction, who are at a risk of sudden cardiac death, need to carefully consider this information when managing this patient population...
  70. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Electroanatomic mapping of cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Vivek Y Reddy
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, GRB 109, Boston, Mass 02114, USA
    Circulation 107:2761-3. 2003