Mintu P Turakhia

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Increased Mortality Associated With Digoxin in Contemporary Patients With Atrial Fibrillation: Findings From the TREAT-AF Study
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California Electronic address
    J Am Coll Cardiol 64:660-8. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Burden, timing, and relationship of cardiovascular hospitalization to mortality among Medicare beneficiaries with newly diagnosed atrial fibrillation
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA Electronic address
    Am Heart J 166:573-80. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Diagnostic utility of a novel leadless arrhythmia monitoring device
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 112:520-4. 2013
  4. doi request reprint US health care policy and reform: implications for cardiac electrophysiology
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Ave, 111C, Palo Alto, CA 9430, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 36:129-36. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Differences and trends in stroke prevention anticoagulation in primary care vs cardiology specialty management of new atrial fibrillation: The Retrospective Evaluation and Assessment of Therapies in AF (TREAT-AF) study
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Am Heart J 165:93-101.e1. 2013
  6. pmc Increase in end-systolic volume after exercise independently predicts mortality in patients with coronary heart disease: data from the Heart and Soul Study
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Department of Medicine Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Eur Heart J 30:2478-84. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Sudden cardiac death and implantable cardioverter-defibrillators
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, CA 94304 5588, USA
    Am Fam Physician 82:1357-66. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint JICE goes "social"
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Stanford University, 3801 Miranda Ave 111C, Palo Alto, CA, 94304, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 32:79-80. 2011
  9. pmc Impact of advanced age on survival in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators
    Cara N Pellegrini
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Europace 10:1296-301. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of CHADS2, CHA2DS2-VASc, and R2CHADS2 scores with left atrial dysfunction in patients with coronary heart disease (from the Heart and Soul study)
    Farnaz Azarbal
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Palo Alto, California
    Am J Cardiol 113:1166-72. 2014

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Increased Mortality Associated With Digoxin in Contemporary Patients With Atrial Fibrillation: Findings From the TREAT-AF Study
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California Electronic address
    J Am Coll Cardiol 64:660-8. 2014
    ..Despite endorsement of digoxin in clinical practice guidelines, there exist limited data on its safety in atrial fibrillation/flutter (AF)...
  2. doi request reprint Burden, timing, and relationship of cardiovascular hospitalization to mortality among Medicare beneficiaries with newly diagnosed atrial fibrillation
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA Electronic address
    Am Heart J 166:573-80. 2013
    ..Limited data exist on the burden and relationship of cardiovascular (CV) hospitalization to mortality after newly diagnosed with atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  3. doi request reprint Diagnostic utility of a novel leadless arrhythmia monitoring device
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 112:520-4. 2013
    ..These findings could have significant implications for device selection, monitoring duration, and care pathways for arrhythmia evaluation and AF surveillance...
  4. doi request reprint US health care policy and reform: implications for cardiac electrophysiology
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Ave, 111C, Palo Alto, CA 9430, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 36:129-36. 2013
    ..In this brief review, we will provide background and context to the problem of rising health care costs and describe salient reforms and their projected impacts on the field and practice of cardiac electrophysiology...
  5. doi request reprint Differences and trends in stroke prevention anticoagulation in primary care vs cardiology specialty management of new atrial fibrillation: The Retrospective Evaluation and Assessment of Therapies in AF (TREAT-AF) study
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Am Heart J 165:93-101.e1. 2013
    ..Atrial fibrillation and flutter (AF, collectively) cause stroke. We evaluated whether treating specialty influences warfarin prescription in patients with newly diagnosed AF...
  6. pmc Increase in end-systolic volume after exercise independently predicts mortality in patients with coronary heart disease: data from the Heart and Soul Study
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Department of Medicine Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Eur Heart J 30:2478-84. 2009
    ..We investigated the role of the change in ESV at rest and after peak exercise on mortality among patients with stable coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Sudden cardiac death and implantable cardioverter-defibrillators
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, CA 94304 5588, USA
    Am Fam Physician 82:1357-66. 2010
    ..Consultation with a subspecialist and interrogation of the ICD can determine if shocks were appropriate or inappropriate and can facilitate management...
  8. ncbi request reprint JICE goes "social"
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Stanford University, 3801 Miranda Ave 111C, Palo Alto, CA, 94304, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 32:79-80. 2011
    ..We encourage you to take the plunge and connect to our Facebook page...
  9. pmc Impact of advanced age on survival in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators
    Cara N Pellegrini
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Europace 10:1296-301. 2008
    ..The purpose of our study is to understand the influence of age on mortality after ICD implantation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of CHADS2, CHA2DS2-VASc, and R2CHADS2 scores with left atrial dysfunction in patients with coronary heart disease (from the Heart and Soul study)
    Farnaz Azarbal
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Palo Alto, California
    Am J Cardiol 113:1166-72. 2014
    ..These findings merit further study to determine the role of LA dysfunction in cardioembolic stroke and the value of LAFI for risk stratification...
  11. doi request reprint Ability of microvolt T-wave alternans to modify risk assessment of ventricular tachyarrhythmic events: a meta-analysis
    Anurag Gupta
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Am Heart J 163:354-64. 2012
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  12. pmc Left atrial function predicts heart failure hospitalization in subjects with preserved ejection fraction and coronary heart disease: longitudinal data from the Heart and Soul Study
    Christine C Welles
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 59:673-80. 2012
    ..This study sought to determine whether left atrial (LA) dysfunction predicts heart failure (HF) hospitalization in subjects with preserved baseline ejection fraction (EF)...
  13. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of pharmacologic and invasive therapies for stroke prophylaxis in atrial fibrillation
    Matthew D Solomon
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Healthcare System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 13:86-96. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint The prognostic value of early repolarization with ST-segment elevation in African Americans
    MARCO V PEREZ
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5233, USA
    Heart Rhythm 9:558-65. 2012
    ..The prognostic value of this pattern in different ethnicities remains controversial...
  15. pmc The CHADS2 score predicts ischemic stroke in the absence of atrial fibrillation among subjects with coronary heart disease: data from the Heart and Soul Study
    Christine C Welles
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am Heart J 162:555-61. 2011
    ..We sought to evaluate the prognostic performance of the CHADS(2) score for prediction of ischemic stroke/transient ischemic attack (TIA) in subjects with coronary heart disease (CHD) without atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Anticoagulation for atrial fibrillation in patients on dialysis: are the benefits worth the risks?
    Jenny I Shen
    Division of Nephrology, Stanford University School of Medicine and Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Healthcare System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 21:600-6. 2012
    ..We summarize the available evidence on the epidemiology of atrial fibrillation in dialysis patients and review the data on the effectiveness of oral anticoagulation in this population...
  17. pmc Prognostic significance of increased left ventricular mass index to mortality and sudden death in patients with stable coronary heart disease (from the Heart and Soul Study)
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:1131-5. 2008
    ..004). In conclusion, in patients with stable CHD, increased LV mass index was independently associated with all-cause mortality and sudden or arrhythmic death, even in subjects with normal EF...
  18. ncbi request reprint Clinical reminders to providers of patients with reduced left ventricular ejection fraction increase defibrillator referral: a randomized trial
    Anurag Gupta
    Medical Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA
    Circ Heart Fail 7:140-5. 2014
    ..Many patients who are candidates for implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) are not referred for potential implantation. We sought to determine if a simple provider reminder would increase referrals...
  19. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of dabigatran compared with warfarin for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation
    James V Freeman
    Stanford University School of Medicine, California, USA
    Ann Intern Med 154:1-11. 2011
    ..Dabigatran is a fixed-dose, oral direct thrombin inhibitor with similar or reduced rates of ischemic stroke and intracranial hemorrhage in patients with AF compared with those of warfarin...
  20. ncbi request reprint Impact of renal function on survival in patients with implantable cardioverter-defibrillators
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Cardiac Electrophysiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 1354, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:377-84. 2007
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  21. doi request reprint Early repolarization in an ambulatory clinical population
    Abhimanyu Uberoi
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA, USA
    Circulation 124:2208-14. 2011
    ..The significance of early repolarization, particularly regarding the morphology of the R-wave downslope, has come under question...
  22. ncbi request reprint Inappropriate pacing in a patient with managed ventricular pacing: what is the cause?
    MARCO V PEREZ
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Heart Rhythm 7:1336-7. 2010
    ..The mechanisms for these behaviors are described...