Michael H Kim

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Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint One-year treatment persistence and potential adverse events among patients with atrial fibrillation treated with amiodarone or sotalol: a retrospective claims database analysis
    Michael H Kim
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 E Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Clin Ther 33:1668-1681.e1. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Do the benefits of anti-arrhythmic drugs outweigh the associated risks? A tale of treatment goals in atrial fibrillation
    Michael H Kim
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Cardiac Electrophysiology Laboratory, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 251 E Huron Street, Suite 8 503, Feinberg Pavilion, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Expert Rev Clin Pharmacol 5:163-71. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The impact of stored atrial rhythm diagnostics in permanent pacemakers and the management of atrial fibrillation: the Vitatron Selection AFm Registry study
    Michael H Kim
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Cardiac Electrophysiology, 251 E Huron St, Suite 8 503, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 28:227-34. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Estimation of total incremental health care costs in patients with atrial fibrillation in the United States
    Michael H Kim
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 E Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:313-20. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Patterns and predictors of discontinuation of rhythm-control drug therapy in patients with newly diagnosed atrial fibrillation
    Michael H Kim
    Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 29:1417-26. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Incidence and economic burden of suspected adverse events and adverse event monitoring during AF therapy
    M H Kim
    Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 25:3037-47. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Cost of atrial fibrillation in United States managed care organizations
    Michael H Kim
    Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Adv Ther 26:847-57. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Cost of hospital admission for antiarrhythmic drug initiation in atrial fibrillation
    Michael H Kim
    Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 43:840-8. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Incidence and temporal pattern of hospital readmissions for patients with atrial fibrillation
    M H Kim
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 25:1215-20. 2009
  10. doi request reprint National assessment of Medicare prescription plan coverage gaps among patients with atrial fibrillation in the US
    Michael H Kim
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 E Huron St, Feinberg Pavilion, Suite 8 503, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Adv Ther 26:784-94. 2009

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Publications24

  1. doi request reprint One-year treatment persistence and potential adverse events among patients with atrial fibrillation treated with amiodarone or sotalol: a retrospective claims database analysis
    Michael H Kim
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 E Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Clin Ther 33:1668-1681.e1. 2011
    ..There are limited data on the incidence of AEs or persistence with AADs outside the clinical trial environment...
  2. doi request reprint Do the benefits of anti-arrhythmic drugs outweigh the associated risks? A tale of treatment goals in atrial fibrillation
    Michael H Kim
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Cardiac Electrophysiology Laboratory, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 251 E Huron Street, Suite 8 503, Feinberg Pavilion, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Expert Rev Clin Pharmacol 5:163-71. 2012
    ..Outside of rhythm/ECG, AF treatment targets and cardiovascular outcomes are highlighted...
  3. doi request reprint The impact of stored atrial rhythm diagnostics in permanent pacemakers and the management of atrial fibrillation: the Vitatron Selection AFm Registry study
    Michael H Kim
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Cardiac Electrophysiology, 251 E Huron St, Suite 8 503, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 28:227-34. 2010
    ..Very few data on the clinical impact of such data has been reported in a real world setting...
  4. doi request reprint Estimation of total incremental health care costs in patients with atrial fibrillation in the United States
    Michael H Kim
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 E Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:313-20. 2011
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  5. doi request reprint Patterns and predictors of discontinuation of rhythm-control drug therapy in patients with newly diagnosed atrial fibrillation
    Michael H Kim
    Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 29:1417-26. 2009
    ..To assess patterns and predictors of discontinuation of rhythm-control drug therapy in managed care patients with newly diagnosed atrial fibrillation and the direct medical costs of atrial fibrillation in these patients...
  6. doi request reprint Incidence and economic burden of suspected adverse events and adverse event monitoring during AF therapy
    M H Kim
    Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 25:3037-47. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate suspected adverse events and adverse event monitoring, and associated medical costs, in patients receiving AF rhythm-control and/or rate-control therapy...
  7. doi request reprint Cost of atrial fibrillation in United States managed care organizations
    Michael H Kim
    Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Adv Ther 26:847-57. 2009
    ..We therefore aimed to provide an up to date estimate of the overall per-patient costs of AF in managed care organizations across the USA...
  8. doi request reprint Cost of hospital admission for antiarrhythmic drug initiation in atrial fibrillation
    Michael H Kim
    Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 43:840-8. 2009
    ..However, specific cost data for inpatient initiation of AF therapies are lacking...
  9. ncbi request reprint Incidence and temporal pattern of hospital readmissions for patients with atrial fibrillation
    M H Kim
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 25:1215-20. 2009
    ..Atrial fibrillation (AF) is prevalent and has a high cost burden. Among the main drivers of cost is inpatient care; however, little is known about patterns of hospital readmissions for AF...
  10. doi request reprint National assessment of Medicare prescription plan coverage gaps among patients with atrial fibrillation in the US
    Michael H Kim
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 E Huron St, Feinberg Pavilion, Suite 8 503, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Adv Ther 26:784-94. 2009
    ..We examined prescription costs in patients aged >or=65 years with atrial fibrillation (AF), and the proportions entering/exiting the donut hole in 2006...
  11. doi request reprint Total costs and atrial fibrillation ablation success or failure in Medicare-aged patients in the United States
    Michael H Kim
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 E Huron St, Feinberg Pavilion, Suite 8 503, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Adv Ther 27:600-12. 2010
    ..This retrospective cohort study compared the direct medical costs of successful versus unsuccessful catheter ablation in Medicare-aged patients with atrial fibrillation (AF), using medical claims data...
  12. ncbi request reprint A prospective, randomized, controlled trial of an emergency department-based atrial fibrillation treatment strategy with low-molecular-weight heparin
    Michael H Kim
    Division of Cardiology, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 40:187-92. 2002
    ..We assess an alternative accelerated clinical pathway approach to the management of patients with newly diagnosed or new-onset atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Low molecular weight heparin in atrial fibrillation management: facts, fiction, future
    Michael H Kim
    Section of Cardiology, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Card Electrophysiol Rev 7:397-400. 2003
    ..Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common sustained arrhythmia and various AF disease management strategies can be utilized...
  14. ncbi request reprint Amiodarone prophylaxis reduces major cardiovascular morbidity and length of stay after cardiac surgery: a meta-analysis
    Johan D Aasbo
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Ann Intern Med 143:327-36. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint Use patterns of low-molecular weight heparin and the impact on length of stay in patients hospitalized for atrial fibrillation
    Michael H Kim
    Division of Cardiology, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, Ill, USA
    Am Heart J 145:665-9. 2003
    ..This investigation sought to assess the prevalence of its use for atrial fibrillation and its impact on length of hospital stay...
  16. ncbi request reprint A written policy increases compliance with guidelines for therapeutic anticoagulation prior to elective direct current cardioversion of atrial fibrillation
    Allison M Fus
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 22:417-21. 2007
    ..Direct current cardioversion is performed by a variety of practitioners, and variable adherence to preprocedural anticoagulation guidelines is common...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cardiac pacing: the state of the art
    Richard G Trohman
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Electrophysiology, Arrhythmia, and Pacemaker Service, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Centre and Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Lancet 364:1701-19. 2004
    ..We also look at the benefits and complications of implantation in specific arrhythmias, suitability of different pacing modes, and the role of permanent pacing in the management of patients with heart failure...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cardiac resynchronization therapy: a potential option for congenitally corrected transposition of the great vessels
    Kousik Krishnan
    Section of Cardiology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:2293-6. 2005
    ..This case report describes the use of cardiac resynchronization therapy to treat symptomatic congestive heart failure in 2 patients with congenitally corrected transposition of the great vessels...
  19. doi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of cable extrusion and loss of electrical integrity with the Riata defibrillator lead
    Sharon Shen
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 23:1207-12. 2012
    ..Jude Medical, Sylmar, CA, USA) addressing the issue of conductor cables extruding in an "inside-out" fashion from the main body of the lead. However, little data exist to guide our management of patients with these leads...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effect of amiodarone +/- diltiazem +/- beta blocker on frequency of atrial fibrillation, length of hospitalization, and hospital costs after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Michael H Kim
    Division of Cardiology, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:1126-8. 2002
  21. doi request reprint A novel method for sinus node modification and phrenic nerve protection in resistant cases
    Jason C Rubenstein
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 201 E Huron, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 20:689-91. 2009
    ..The patient required a repeat ablation that utilized a novel combined epicardial and endocardial approach for sinus node modification and simultaneous protection of the phrenic nerve via an epicardial balloon...
  22. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic value of single versus dual chamber electrograms recorded from an implantable defibrillator
    Michael H Kim
    Section of Cardiology, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Parkway, Room 983 Jelke, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 9:49-53. 2003
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  23. doi request reprint Effectiveness of VF induction with DC fibber versus conventional induction methods in patients on chronic amiodarone therapy
    Jason C Rubenstein
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 38:137-41. 2013
    ..This prospective analysis evaluated the impact of direct current (DC) fibber, burst fibber, and synchronized T-wave shock VF induction methods...
  24. doi request reprint Predictors of early mortality in patients age 80 and older receiving implantable defibrillators
    Drew Ertel
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 33:981-7. 2010
    ..Risk factors for early (1-year) mortality in ICD recipients > or = 80 years of age have not been established...