J J Goldberger

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sudden cardiac death risk stratification in patients with nonischemic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Center for Cardiovascular Innovation and the Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois Electronic address
    J Am Coll Cardiol 63:1879-89. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of dronedarone for patients with atrial fibrillation
    Tonye Teme
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, USA
    Cardiol J 20:486-90. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Relationship of blood pressure to heart rate in isolated systolic hypertension
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Investig Med 59:1228-32. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessment of parasympathetic reactivation after exercise
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Division of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 E Huron, Feinberg Pavilion 8 542, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 290:H2446-52. 2006
  5. pmc beta-Blocker use following myocardial infarction: low prevalence of evidence-based dosing
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am Heart J 160:435-442.e1. 2010
  6. doi request reprint A higher than expected prevalence of AV nodal reentrant tachycardia in patients receiving implantable cardioverter-defibrillators
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Bluhm Cardiovascular Center and the Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 34:584-6. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based analysis of risk factors for sudden cardiac death
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Heart Rhythm 6:S2-7. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Post-myocardial infarction beta-blocker therapy: the bradycardia conundrum. Rationale and design for the Pacemaker & beta-blocker therapy post-MI (PACE-MI) trial
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Bluhm Cardiovascular Center and the Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am Heart J 155:455-64. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic developments in sudden cardiac death
    J J Goldberger
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 9:2543-54. 2000
  10. doi request reprint Significance of asymptomatic bradycardia for subsequent pacemaker implantation and mortality in patients >60 years of age
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Cardiol 108:857-61. 2011

Research Grants

  1. Cardiac Parasympathetic Effect in Exercise and Recovery
    Jeffrey Goldberger; Fiscal Year: 2003
  2. Cardiac Parasympathetic Effect in Exercise and Recovery
    Jeffrey Goldberger; Fiscal Year: 2004
  3. Cardiac Parasympathetic Effect in Exercise and Recovery
    Jeffrey Goldberger; Fiscal Year: 2005
  4. Cardiac Parasympathetic Effect in Exercise and Recovery
    Jeffrey Goldberger; Fiscal Year: 2006
  5. PACEmaker & Beta-Blocker Therapy Post-Myocardial Infarct
    Jeffrey Goldberger; Fiscal Year: 2007

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications71

  1. ncbi request reprint Sudden cardiac death risk stratification in patients with nonischemic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Center for Cardiovascular Innovation and the Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois Electronic address
    J Am Coll Cardiol 63:1879-89. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to provide a meta-analysis to estimate the performance of 12 commonly reported risk stratification tests as predictors of arrhythmic events in patients with nonischemic dilated cardiomyopathy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of dronedarone for patients with atrial fibrillation
    Tonye Teme
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, USA
    Cardiol J 20:486-90. 2013
    ..Dronedarone is a new antiarrhythmic drug used in the treatment of atrial fibrillation (AF). We investigate its efficacy and tolerability in clinical practice...
  3. doi request reprint Relationship of blood pressure to heart rate in isolated systolic hypertension
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Investig Med 59:1228-32. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the relationship between blood pressure (BP) and heart rate in ISH...
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessment of parasympathetic reactivation after exercise
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Division of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 E Huron, Feinberg Pavilion 8 542, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 290:H2446-52. 2006
    ..These tools may improve our understanding of parasympathetic reactivation after exercise and the prognostic significance of heart rate recovery...
  5. pmc beta-Blocker use following myocardial infarction: low prevalence of evidence-based dosing
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am Heart J 160:435-442.e1. 2010
    ..Quality improvement programs have shown increased use of beta-blockers post-myocardial infarction (MI), but there are no data on whether appropriate doses are administered...
  6. doi request reprint A higher than expected prevalence of AV nodal reentrant tachycardia in patients receiving implantable cardioverter-defibrillators
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Bluhm Cardiovascular Center and the Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 34:584-6. 2011
    ..Although SVT has been reported to account for a significant portion of inappropriate shocks in patients receiving implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs), the incidence of AVNRT is unknown...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based analysis of risk factors for sudden cardiac death
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Heart Rhythm 6:S2-7. 2009
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  8. ncbi request reprint Post-myocardial infarction beta-blocker therapy: the bradycardia conundrum. Rationale and design for the Pacemaker & beta-blocker therapy post-MI (PACE-MI) trial
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Bluhm Cardiovascular Center and the Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am Heart J 155:455-64. 2008
    ..The primary end point is the composite end point of total mortality plus nonfatal reinfarction...
  9. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic developments in sudden cardiac death
    J J Goldberger
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 9:2543-54. 2000
    ..Further work is required to enhance the characterisation of high-risk patients. Genetic analyses in patients with cardiovascular disorders may also identify new approaches to the prevention of sudden cardiac death...
  10. doi request reprint Significance of asymptomatic bradycardia for subsequent pacemaker implantation and mortality in patients >60 years of age
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Cardiol 108:857-61. 2011
    ..Their higher rate of pacemaker implantation compared to outpatients without bradycardia shows a latency period of approximately 4 years. It has no adverse impact on all-cause mortality and may even be protective...
  11. doi request reprint Effect of informed consent format on patient anxiety, knowledge, and satisfaction
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Bluhm Cardiovascular Center, Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am Heart J 162:780-785.e1. 2011
    ..Multiple formats have been used to deliver information needed for informed consent before a medical procedure, but data comparing formats are conflicting...
  12. ncbi request reprint A new method to determine the electrical transfer function of the human thorax
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Division of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 East Huron, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 293:H3440-7. 2007
    ..Application of models of the low- and high-slope transfer functions to signal-averaged ECGs from 33 subjects showed differences in the attenuation of P and T waves relative to the QRS...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effects of statin therapy on arrhythmic events and survival in patients with nonischemic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Clinical Trials Unit, Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, and the Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:1228-33. 2006
    ..We sought to evaluate whether statins were associated with a survival benefit and significant attenuation in life-threatening arrhythmias in patients with nonischemic dilated cardiomyopathy...
  14. doi request reprint Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy after acute myocardial infarction: the results are not shocking
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:2001-5. 2009
    ..Further investigation is needed to delineate the actual causes of death in the early post-MI period and which interventions can be implemented to reduce the increased rate of sudden death that is observed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Autonomic effects on noise recorded during signal-averaged electrocardiography
    M W Ahmed
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 20:1796-9. 1997
    ..In addition, because noise in the ST and TP segments are highly correlated and the noise measured in the ST segment is less than that in the TP segment, uniform adoption of noise measurement in the ST segment seems most appropriate...
  16. pmc Autonomic effects on the spectral analysis of heart rate variability after exercise
    Jason Ng
    Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Bluhm Cardiovascular Center, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 297:H1421-8. 2009
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Sympathovagal balance: how should we measure it?
    J J Goldberger
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and the Feinberg Cardiovascular Research Institute, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Am J Physiol 276:H1273-80. 1999
    ..Because it is impractical under most conditions to measure the VSE as the index of sympathovagal balance, the most suitable index is the R-R interval...
  18. ncbi request reprint Relationship of heart rate variability to parasympathetic effect
    J J Goldberger
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Circulation 103:1977-83. 2001
    ..We postulated that a quadratic function would describe the relationship between HRV and parasympathetic effect better than a linear function...
  19. ncbi request reprint Autonomic effects on QT-RR interval dynamics after exercise
    Sri Sundaram
    Division of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 E Huron, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 294:H490-7. 2008
    ..These data support the concept that parasympathetic tone may provide a natural antiarrhythmic effect during this time...
  20. ncbi request reprint Predictors of appropriate implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy in patients with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Vladimir Rankovic
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:1072-6. 2002
    ..0003). In patients with IDC selected for ICD implantation, the most consistent predictor of appropriate ICD therapy was lack of beta-blocker use. Attempts should be made to administer beta blockers to these patients, if tolerated...
  21. pmc Parasympathetic effects on cardiac electrophysiology during exercise and recovery in patients with left ventricular dysfunction
    Alexandru B Chicos
    Division of Cardiology, Bluhm Cardiovascular Center, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 297:H743-9. 2009
    ..PEs are preserved in these patients. Thus the role of autonomic changes in the pathophysiology of sudden death requires further exploration...
  22. ncbi request reprint Detection of ventricular fibrillation by transvenous defibrillating leads: integrated versus dedicated bipolar sensing
    J J Goldberger
    Department of Medicine, and Feinberg Cardiovascular Research Institute, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 9:677-88. 1998
    ..We compared sensing characteristics during ventricular fibrillation of simultaneously recorded dedicated and integrated bipolar electrograms...
  23. ncbi request reprint Frequency gradients during two different forms of fibrillation in the canine atria
    Joseph S Ulphani
    Feinberg Cardiovascular Research Institute and Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 251 East Huron, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Heart Rhythm 4:1315-23. 2007
    ..Atrial fibrillation (AF) is thought to be sustained by multiple reentrant wavelets or firing foci...
  24. doi request reprint Measuring the complexity of atrial fibrillation electrograms
    Jason Ng
    Bluhm Cardiovascular Center, Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 21:649-55. 2010
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Parasympathetic effects on heart rate recovery after exercise
    Prince J Kannankeril
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Investig Med 52:394-401. 2004
    ..They are also accompanied by dynamic changes in autonomic tone. Little information is available regarding parasympathetic effects during high-intensity exercise and recovery...
  26. ncbi request reprint Parasympathetic effects on cardiac electrophysiology during exercise and recovery
    Prince J Kannankeril
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 282:H2091-8. 2002
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Acute blood pressure effects at the onset of supraventricular and ventricular tachycardia
    Taresh Taneja
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Cardiol 90:1294-9. 2002
    ..The determinants of BP response after tachycardia onset are complex and differ in patients with SVT and VT...
  28. ncbi request reprint Treatment and prevention of sudden cardiac death: effect of recent clinical trials
    J J Goldberger
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, and Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    Arch Intern Med 159:1281-7. 1999
    ..Further work is needed to identify the high risk populations in which this therapy is warranted...
  29. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of atrial flutter: a randomized controlled study of two anatomic approaches
    Rod S Passman
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Feinberg Cardiovascular Institute, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 27:83-8. 2004
    ..However, given the risk of atrioventricular block with the septal approach, the posterior approach should be the preferred initial choice...
  30. pmc Rationale and design for the Defibrillators to Reduce Risk by Magnetic Resonance Imaging Evaluation (DETERMINE) trial
    Alan H Kadish
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 20:982-7. 2009
    ..Implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD) have been shown to improve survival among patients with severe left ventricular (LV) dysfunction. However, the majority of cardiac arrests occur in patients with higher ejection fractions...
  31. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of mode switch algorithms for detection of atrial tachyarrhythmias
    Rod S Passman
    Department of Medicine and the Feinberg Cardiovascular Institute, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 15:773-7. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the accuracy of automatic mode switching algorithms in patients with permanent pacemakers for the diagnosis of atrial tachyarrhythmias...
  32. ncbi request reprint Effects of intravenous propranolol on human ventricular strength interval curves
    A H Kadish
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Investig Med 46:210-6. 1998
    ..The purpose of the present study was to reevaluate the effects of beta blockade on the human ventricular effective refractory period...
  33. ncbi request reprint Uncertainty principle of signal-averaged electrocardiography
    J J Goldberger
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Circulation 101:2909-15. 2000
    ..A computer simulation demonstrated that alterations in the phase relationship of noise to signal results in a normal distribution of signal end points...
  34. doi request reprint Early repolarization associated with ventricular arrhythmias in patients with chronic coronary artery disease
    Ravi B Patel
    Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 3:489-95. 2010
    ..It is unknown whether there is an association between early repolarization and ventricular arrhythmias in the coronary artery disease (CAD) population...
  35. ncbi request reprint Cryomap failure
    Vikram K Reddy
    Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 251 E Huron, Feinberg Pavilion, Suite 8 536, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 19:139-41. 2007
    ..The use of cryomapping at a temperature of -30 degrees to produce reversible lesions has been reported to improve the safety of accessory pathways ablation performed close to the normal conduction system while maintaining efficacy...
  36. ncbi request reprint Understanding and interpreting dominant frequency analysis of AF electrograms
    Jason Ng
    Bluhm Cardiovascular Center and the Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:680-5. 2007
    ..This will in turn allow the strengths and limitations of dominant frequency analysis to be better understood and improve its applicability to potential clinical usages...
  37. ncbi request reprint Menstrual cycle and ST height
    Susanne Endres
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 9:121-6. 2004
    ..Sex hormones and menstrual cycle effects on ST height have not yet been clearly identified...
  38. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular function during and after right ventricular pacing
    Maher Nahlawi
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:1883-8. 2004
    ..The aim of this research was to evaluate right ventricular pacing effects on left ventricular function...
  39. ncbi request reprint Risk stratification and epidemiology of sudden death
    Sri Sundaram
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Division of Cardiac Electrophysiology, 251 East Huron, Feinberg Pavilion 8 542, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 6:333-8. 2004
    ..This review focuses on the epidemiology of sudden cardiac death and risk stratification approaches that have been tested to determine whether they can identify populations likely to benefit from an ICD...
  40. ncbi request reprint Technical considerations for dominant frequency analysis
    Jason Ng
    Bluhm Cardiovascular Center and the Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:757-64. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to explore technical issues that may affect the estimation of local activation rate during AF using DF analysis...
  41. ncbi request reprint New technique for vagal nerve stimulation
    J J Goldberger
    Department of Medicine and the Feinberg Cardiovascular Research Institute, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 91:109-14. 1999
    ..The present study was designed to assess whether transvascular stimulation through the carotid artery of the dog can be used to directly stimulate the vagus nerve and increase parasympathetic tone...
  42. ncbi request reprint Frequency and characteristics of progressive aberrancy during supraventricular tachycardia
    Tim R Betts
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Northwestern University, 251 East Huron, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:736-9. 2003
    ..The episodes resembled fusion beats but were due to bilateral bundle branch delay...
  43. ncbi request reprint Course of intraatrial thrombi resolution using transesophageal echocardiography
    Jennifer A Larsen
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University Medical School, 251 E Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Echocardiography 20:121-8. 2003
    ..Given that a TEE-guided approach to cardioversion is being utilized more frequently, it may be important to determine thrombus characteristics on follow-up that would be predictive of embolic events following cardioversion...
  44. pmc QT dynamics early after exercise as a predictor of mortality
    Nils P Johnson
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Heart Rhythm 7:1077-84. 2010
    ..Exercise and QT dynamics during ambulatory monitoring impact mortality in a variety of populations. Heart rate recovery (HRR) after exercise is a known strong predictor of mortality...
  45. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and sudden cardiac death: what are the data?
    Daniel W Bergner
    Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, USA
    Cardiol J 17:117-29. 2010
    ..Further investigation into the pathophysiology of sudden cardiac death in diabetes mellitus may yield improved risk stratification tools as well as identify novel therapeutic targets...
  46. doi request reprint Development and validation of diagnostic criteria for atrial flutter on the surface electrocardiogram
    Kenneth M Weinberg
    Department of Medicine and the Feinberg Cardiovascular Institute, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 13:145-54. 2008
    ..There are no universally accepted ECG diagnostic criteria for atrial flutter (AFL), making its differentiation from "coarse" atrial fibrillation (AF) difficult...
  47. ncbi request reprint Infarct morphology identifies patients with substrate for sustained ventricular tachycardia
    David Bello
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiology and Radiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:1104-8. 2005
    ..We sought to evaluate whether infarct size characterization by cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a better predictor of inducible ventricular tachycardia (VT) than left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF)...
  48. pmc High-resolution electrical mapping of depolarization and repolarization alternans in an ischemic dog model
    David Gordon
    Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 298:H352-9. 2010
    ..The prevalence of alternans in the ventricles may be the key risk factor for developing VF during myocardial ischemia when short-term recordings are used...
  49. ncbi request reprint Effect of electrogram characteristics on the relationship of dominant frequency to atrial activation rate in atrial fibrillation
    Jason Ng
    Bluhm Cardiovascular Center and the Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Heart Rhythm 3:1295-305. 2006
    ..Dominant frequency analysis has become a widely used tool for studying the pathophysiology of atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  50. ncbi request reprint Age and gender difference in ST height at rest and after double autonomic blockade in normal adults
    Susanne Endres
    Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 11:253-8. 2006
    ..The exact mechanisms that cause ST height to be greater in young men are not yet completely understood. The purpose of the present study was to determine whether autonomic tone is responsible for age and gender differences in ST height...
  51. ncbi request reprint Criteria for the electrocardiographic diagnosis of atrial flutter improve diagnostic accuracy
    Kenneth M Weinberg
    Department of Medicine and the Feinberg Cardiovascular Institute, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Am J Med 120:814-8. 2007
    ..In this study we examine if the criteria (F waves in the frontal plane and a partially or completely regular ventricular response) can improve the diagnostic accuracy of internists...
  52. ncbi request reprint The use of periinfarct contrast-enhanced cardiac magnetic resonance imaging for the prediction of late postmyocardial infarction ventricular dysfunction
    Jason C Rubenstein
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am Heart J 156:498-505. 2008
    ..This may relate to imprecision of early EF because of post-MI stunning. We sought to determine if peri-MI infarct size, as measured by cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR), is superior to early EF to predict late post-MI EF...
  53. pmc Targeted G-protein inhibition as a novel approach to decrease vagal atrial fibrillation by selective parasympathetic attenuation
    Gary L Aistrup
    Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Biological Chemistry, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 251 East Huron, Galter 10 240, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Cardiovasc Res 83:481-92. 2009
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Assessment of autonomic function in cardiovascular disease: physiological basis and prognostic implications
    Marc K Lahiri
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:1725-33. 2008
    ..These markers provide related, but not redundant information about different aspects of autonomic effects on the sinus node...
  55. doi request reprint Use of a custom-designed adapter to manage ICD lead fracture
    Jorge E Schliamser
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 20:1284-6. 2009
    ..In this way, pacing and defibrillating capabilities were fully restored, providing the patient 6 years of optimal device functioning...
  56. ncbi request reprint New simplified technique for 3D mapping and ablation of right ventricular outflow tract tachycardia
    Moeen A Saleem
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 28:397-403. 2005
    ..To evaluate the safety and efficacy of using a circular multielectrode catheter for mapping and ablation of ventricular tachycardia (VT) or premature ventricular complexes (PVCs) from the right ventricular outflow tract (RVOT)...
  57. ncbi request reprint The ligament of Marshall as a parasympathetic conduit
    Joseph S Ulphani
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 293:H1629-35. 2007
    ..These findings may provide a basis for the role of the LOM in the genesis and maintenance of atrial fibrillation...
  58. doi request reprint Where does atrial fibrillation surgery fail? Implications for increasing effectiveness of ablation
    Patrick M McCarthy
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 201 East Huron St, Suite 11 140, Chicago, IL 60611 2908, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 139:860-7. 2010
    ..We sought to determine anatomic factors, technology factors, or both that contribute to these failures...
  59. doi request reprint Diurnal heart rate patterns in inappropriate sinus tachycardia
    Jason C Rubenstein
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 33:911-9. 2010
    ..Proposed etiologies for this symptom complex include autonomic dysfunction, abnormal automaticity, or hypersensitivity of the sinus node...
  60. pmc Persistent sympathoexcitation long after submaximal exercise in subjects with and without coronary artery disease
    Norman C Wang
    Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 301:H912-20. 2011
    ..Parasympathetic reactivation occurs early after exercise and is also surprisingly quantitatively similar in controls and subjects with CAD. The role of these autonomic changes in precipitating cardiac events requires further evaluation...
  61. ncbi request reprint Quantitative analysis of parasympathetic innervation of the porcine heart
    Joseph S Ulphani
    Bluhm Cardiovascular Center and Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Heart Rhythm 7:1113-9. 2010
    ..Parasympathetic control of the heart is an important component in the regulation of normal cardiac function. However, the anatomic course of parasympathetic innervation of the heart is unclear...
  62. ncbi request reprint Spatiotemporal characterization of atrial activation in persistent human atrial fibrillation: multisite electrogram analysis and surface electrocardiographic correlations--a pilot study
    Samer R Dibs
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Heart Rhythm 5:686-93. 2008
    ..The mechanisms of persistent human atrial fibrillation (AF) are not well understood...
  63. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation ablation: location, location, location
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:1271-3. 2006
  64. doi request reprint American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology Foundation/Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Statement on Noninvasive Risk Stratification Techniques for Identifying Patients at Risk for Sudden Cardiac Death. A scientific statement from the America
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:1179-99. 2008
  65. ncbi request reprint Fragmented QRS for risk prediction: picking up the pieces
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Heart Rhythm 4:1393-4. 2007
  66. ncbi request reprint Letter regarding article by Schmidt et al, "Infarct tissue heterogeneity by magnetic resonance imaging identifies enhanced cardiac arrhythmia susceptibility in patients with left ventricular dysfunction"
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Circulation 116:e536; author reply e537. 2007
  67. ncbi request reprint Sustained atrial tachycardia in heart failure: is it the precursor to atrial fibrillation?
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 14:508-9. 2003
  68. ncbi request reprint Minimizing ventricular pacing in sinus-node disease
    Norman C Wang
    N Engl J Med 357:2733-4; author reply 2734. 2007
  69. ncbi request reprint Unraveling the mysteries of the AV node
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Heart Rhythm 3:1001-2. 2006
  70. ncbi request reprint American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology Foundation/Heart Rhythm Society scientific statement on noninvasive risk stratification techniques for identifying patients at risk for sudden cardiac death: a scientific statement from the America
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    American Heart Association, Public Information, Dallas, TX 75231 4596, USA
    Circulation 118:1497-1518. 2008
  71. ncbi request reprint Right ventricular pacing: has DAVID slain this Goliath?
    Jeffrey J Goldberger
    Heart Rhythm 2:835-6. 2005

Research Grants6

  1. Cardiac Parasympathetic Effect in Exercise and Recovery
    Jeffrey Goldberger; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  2. Cardiac Parasympathetic Effect in Exercise and Recovery
    Jeffrey Goldberger; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  3. Cardiac Parasympathetic Effect in Exercise and Recovery
    Jeffrey Goldberger; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  4. Cardiac Parasympathetic Effect in Exercise and Recovery
    Jeffrey Goldberger; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  5. PACEmaker & Beta-Blocker Therapy Post-Myocardial Infarct
    Jeffrey Goldberger; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The trial primary composite is total mortality plus nonfatal reinfarction. Patients enrolled in the trial will be followed for two years. The sample size will be 1124 patients who will be enrolled in 60 sites. ..