Kathryn K Collins

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cryoablation in pediatric atrioventricular nodal reentry: electrophysiologic effects on atrioventricular nodal conduction
    Kathryn K Collins
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0632, USA
    Heart Rhythm 3:557-63. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Cryoablation versus radiofrequency ablation for treatment of pediatric atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia: initial experience with 4-mm cryocatheter
    Kathryn K Collins
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0632, USA
    Heart Rhythm 3:564-70. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Advances in congenital long QT syndrome
    Kathryn K Collins
    University of California San Francisco, 521 Parnassus, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 18:497-502. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Cryoablation of accessory pathways in the coronary sinus in young patients: a multicenter study from the Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Society's Working Group on Cryoablation
    Kathryn K Collins
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0632, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:592-7. 2007
  5. pmc Cryoablation for atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia in young patients: predictors of recurrence
    Nikhil K Chanani
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:1152-9. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Characterizing dual atrioventricular nodal physiology in pediatric patients with atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia
    Dominic J Blurton
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:638-44. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Modification to the Fontan procedure for the prophylaxis of intra-atrial reentrant tachycardia: short-term results of a prospective randomized blinded trial
    Kathryn K Collins
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 127:721-9. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Effectiveness of sotalol as first-line therapy for fetal supraventricular tachyarrhythmias
    Amee Shah
    Fetal Cardiovascular Program, Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics and the Fetal Treatment Center, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 109:1614-8. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Pediatric nonpost-operative junctional ectopic tachycardia medical management and interventional therapies
    Kathryn K Collins
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, The Children s Hospital, 13123 E 16th Avenue, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 53:690-7. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Use of electrophysiologic testing to assess risk in children with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome
    Anne M Dubin
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Cardiol Young 12:248-52. 2002

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Cryoablation in pediatric atrioventricular nodal reentry: electrophysiologic effects on atrioventricular nodal conduction
    Kathryn K Collins
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0632, USA
    Heart Rhythm 3:557-63. 2006
    ..Cryoablation for treatment of atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia (AVNRT) is safe and efficacious. Information on the effects of cryoablation on atrioventricular (AV) nodal conduction is limited...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cryoablation versus radiofrequency ablation for treatment of pediatric atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia: initial experience with 4-mm cryocatheter
    Kathryn K Collins
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0632, USA
    Heart Rhythm 3:564-70. 2006
    ..No direct comparisons of cryoablation vs radiofrequency (RF) catheter ablation in pediatric patients have been made...
  3. ncbi request reprint Advances in congenital long QT syndrome
    Kathryn K Collins
    University of California San Francisco, 521 Parnassus, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 18:497-502. 2006
    ..Dramatic advances have been made in understanding of both the genetics and the phenotypic expression of congenital long QT syndrome. This paper reviews recent clinically relevant literature...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cryoablation of accessory pathways in the coronary sinus in young patients: a multicenter study from the Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Society's Working Group on Cryoablation
    Kathryn K Collins
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0632, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:592-7. 2007
    ..This is a multicenter retrospective study evaluating the immediate- and mid-term outcomes of cryoablation of accessory pathways in the coronary sinus in children or in patients with congenital heart disease...
  5. pmc Cryoablation for atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia in young patients: predictors of recurrence
    Nikhil K Chanani
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:1152-9. 2008
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the clinical outcomes of cryoablation for AVNRT with the 4-mm and 6-mm tip cryoablation catheters in a young population and to elicit predictors of arrhythmia recurrence...
  6. ncbi request reprint Characterizing dual atrioventricular nodal physiology in pediatric patients with atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia
    Dominic J Blurton
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:638-44. 2006
    ..Our objective was to characterize dual AV nodal physiology as it pertains to a pediatric population...
  7. ncbi request reprint Modification to the Fontan procedure for the prophylaxis of intra-atrial reentrant tachycardia: short-term results of a prospective randomized blinded trial
    Kathryn K Collins
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 127:721-9. 2004
    ..We evaluated the feasibility, safety, and short-term efficacy of an interventional atrial incision placed at the time of the Fontan operation to reduce the development of intra-atrial reentrant tachycardia...
  8. doi request reprint Effectiveness of sotalol as first-line therapy for fetal supraventricular tachyarrhythmias
    Amee Shah
    Fetal Cardiovascular Program, Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics and the Fetal Treatment Center, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 109:1614-8. 2012
    ..In conclusion, transplacental sotalol, alone or combined with digoxin, is effective for the treatment of fetal SVT and AF, with an 85% complete or partial response rate in our series...
  9. doi request reprint Pediatric nonpost-operative junctional ectopic tachycardia medical management and interventional therapies
    Kathryn K Collins
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, The Children s Hospital, 13123 E 16th Avenue, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 53:690-7. 2009
    ..To determine the outcomes of medical management, pacing, and catheter ablation for the treatment of nonpost-operative junctional ectopic tachycardia (JET) in a pediatric population...
  10. ncbi request reprint Use of electrophysiologic testing to assess risk in children with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome
    Anne M Dubin
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Cardiol Young 12:248-52. 2002
    ..These data suggest that risk factors for sudden death, developed in studies of adult patients, are not clearly applicable to children. Further studies are needed better to define the indications for study and ablation in children...
  11. ncbi request reprint Invasive electrophysiology in children: state of the art
    George F Van Hare
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    J Electrocardiol 35:165-74. 2002
    ..The state of the art in invasive pediatric EP increasingly involves the use of advanced technology adapted for use in pediatric and congenital heart disease applications...
  12. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of a ventricular extrastimulus from the summit of the ventricular septum in diagnosis of septal accessory pathway in patients with supraventricular tachycardia
    Takehiko Matsushita
    Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:643-6. 2004
    ..05). A VES during His bundle refractoriness from the RV summit increases the diagnostic yield for both the presence of an AP and its participation in the tachycardia circuit with respect to RV apical VES...
  13. ncbi request reprint The electrophysiology of atrioventricular nodal reentry tachycardia following the Mustard or Senning procedure and its radiofrequency ablation
    Anne E Greene
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Cardiol Young 15:611-6. 2005
    ..Successful radiofrequency ablation required a retrograde approach to the region of the slow pathway in the pulmonary venous atrium (morphologically right)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes of children with normal cardiac anatomy having radiofrequency catheter ablation > or =10 years earlier
    Kathryn K Collins
    Pediatric Arrhythmia Center at UCSF and Stanford, Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco 94143, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:471-5. 2002
  15. doi request reprint Cryoablation of the slow atrioventricular nodal pathway via a transbaffle approach in a patient with the Mustard procedure for d-transposition of the great arteries
    Anthony C McCanta
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics and the Children s Hospital Denver, 13123 East 16th Ave, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 6:479-83. 2011
    ..This case describes the successful cryoablation of the slow AV nodal pathway via the transbaffle approach in a patient with d-transposition of the great arteries status post the Mustard procedure...
  16. ncbi request reprint Atrial tachyarrhythmias and permanent pacing after pediatric heart transplantation
    Kathryn K Collins
    Pediatric Arrhythmia Center, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 22:1126-33. 2003
    ..Limited information is available on arrhythmias in pediatric transplant patients. Our objective was to determine the prevalence and significance of atrial tachyarrhythmias and permanent pacing following pediatric heart transplantation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Significance of bundle branch block during atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia
    Tetsuo Yagi
    Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California San Francisco, 94143 1354, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:1184-9. 2003
    ..The data suggest that fibers in the His bundle are predestined to activate the right bundle branch, and in AVNRT the lower turnaround point may be within the His bundle...
  18. doi request reprint Incidental dual atrioventricular nodal physiology in children and adolescents: clinical follow-up and implications
    Anthony C McCanta
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80045 7106, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 33:1528-32. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to identify the risk of developing AVNRT in children and adolescents with incidental findings of dual AV nodal physiology after accessory pathway ablation...
  19. doi request reprint Cryoablation for presumed atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia in pediatric patients
    Mario Villasenor
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 35:1319-25. 2012
    ..Little data exist on the outcomes of cryoablation for the treatment of presumptive atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia (AVNRT) in a pediatric population...
  20. doi request reprint Fascicular and nonfascicular left ventricular tachycardias in the young: an international multicenter study
    Kathryn K Collins
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital, University of Colorado, Denver, CO, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 24:640-8. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical presentation and outcomes of pediatric patients with ventricular tachycardia (VT) originating from left heart structures...
  21. ncbi request reprint Detecting and diagnosing arrhythmias in adults with congenital heart disease
    Kathryn K Collins
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, University of California, 521 Parnassus, C 346, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 5:331-5. 2003
    ..A careful history, noninvasive evaluation, and in some cases invasive testing are all necessary to determine arrhythmias in this population...
  22. doi request reprint Hypersensitivity myocarditis presenting as atrioventricular block and wide complex tachycardia in a toddler
    Neil Bhogal
    University of California San Francisco, Pediatric Cardiology, San Francisco, CA 94143 0214, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 3:359-64. 2008
    ..Our patient's presentation and self-limited illness is unique. To our knowledge, this is only the second reported case of eosinophilic myocarditis in a young child or infant...
  23. ncbi request reprint Segmental wall-motion abnormalities after an arterial switch operation indicate ischemia
    Kathryn Rouine-Rapp
    Department of Anesthesia, University of California San Francisco, 94143 0648, USA
    Anesth Analg 103:1139-46. 2006
    ..Further follow-up of these patients is needed to determine if increased intraoperative myocardial ischemia correlates with long-term outcomes...
  24. ncbi request reprint Resynchronization therapy in pediatric and congenital heart disease patients: an international multicenter study
    Anne M Dubin
    Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, Palo Alto, California, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:2277-83. 2005
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the short-term safety and efficacy of cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) in children...
  25. ncbi request reprint Survey of current practice of pediatric electrophysiologists for asymptomatic Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome
    Robert M Campbell
    Sibley Heart Center Cardiology at Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Pediatrics 111:e245-7. 2003
    ..To determine the approach that pediatric electrophysiologists use as they evaluate asymptomatic patients with Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome regarding electrophysiologic testing and radio frequency ablation...
  26. ncbi request reprint Implantable cardioverter defibrillators in children
    Terrence U H Chun
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Stanford University, 750 Welch Road, Suite 305, Palo Alto, California 94305, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 2:561-71. 2004
    ..These patients may also have unique anatomic considerations that may affect device placement. This article will address some of the issues faced when considering the use of implantable-defibrillator therapy in the pediatric population...
  27. ncbi request reprint Influence of patient factors and ablative technologies on outcomes of radiofrequency ablation of intra-atrial re-entrant tachycardia in patients with congenital heart disease
    John K Triedman
    Department of Cardiology, Boston Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:1827-35. 2002
    ..The goal of this study was to identify factors associated with radiofrequency catheter ablation (RFCA) outcomes of intra-atrial re-entrant tachycardia (IART)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Circadian and seasonal variation of malignant arrhythmias in a pediatric and congenital heart disease population
    Elizabeth A Stephenson
    Departmentof Cardilogy, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 13:1009-14. 2002
    ..We sought to establish whether pediatric and young adult congenital heart disease implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) recipients have circadian or seasonal variability in shock frequency, similar to adult populations...
  29. ncbi request reprint The use of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators in pediatric patients awaiting heart transplantation
    Anne M Dubin
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Stanford University, 750 Welch Road, Suite 305, Palo Alto, CA 94303, USA
    J Card Fail 9:375-9. 2003
    ..This multicenter study evaluated experience with implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD) as a bridge to orthotopic heart transplantation (OHT) in children...
  30. doi request reprint Domperidone-induced QT prolongation: add another drug to the list
    Kathryn K Collins
    J Pediatr 153:596-8. 2008
  31. doi request reprint Results of a multicenter retrospective implantable cardioverter-defibrillator registry of pediatric and congenital heart disease patients
    Charles I Berul
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:1685-91. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the implications of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) placement in children and patients with congenital heart disease (CHD)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Another tool for the ablation toolbox
    Kathryn K Collins
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:194-6. 2008
  33. ncbi request reprint The extracardiac conduit Fontan operation using minimal approach extracorporeal circulation: early and midterm outcomes
    Ed Petrossian
    Division of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Calif, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:1054-63. 2006
    ..This study is designed to report our overall experience with the extracardiac conduit Fontan operation and to evaluate the evolution in bypass technique on postoperative outcomes...