M R Gold

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint ICD therapy in the new millennium
    M R Gold
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, USA
    Cardiol Clin 18:375-89. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience with a dual-chamber implantable cardioverter defibrillator to treat atrial tachyarrhythmias
    M R Gold
    University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201 1595, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 12:1247-53. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of T-wave alternans, signal averaged electrocardiography and programmed ventricular stimulation for arrhythmia risk stratification
    M R Gold
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland Medical System, Baltimore 21201, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 36:2247-53. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Primary prevention of sudden cardiac death with implantable cardioverter defibrillators: lessons learned from MADIT and MUSTT
    M R Gold
    Division of Cardiology, N3W77, University of Maryland, 22 S Greene St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 23:1981-5. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint A new defibrillator discrimination algorithm utilizing electrogram morphology analysis
    M R Gold
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21201 1595, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 22:179-82. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of waveform tilt on defibrillation thresholds in humans
    S R Shorofsky
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland Medical School, Baltimore 21201, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 8:496-501. 1997
  7. ncbi request reprint Biphasic waveforms prevent the chronic rise of defibrillation thresholds with a transvenous lead system
    M R Gold
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 30:233-6. 1997
  8. ncbi request reprint Interaction of septadian and circadian rhythms in life-threatening ventricular arrhythmias in patients with implantable cardioverter-defibrillators
    R W Peters
    Department of Medicine, The University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Am J Cardiol 84:555-7. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of single- and dual-coil active pectoral defibrillation lead systems
    M R Gold
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 31:1391-4. 1998
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of second-phase duration on the strength-duration relation for human transvenous defibrillation
    S R Shorofsky
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Circulation 102:2239-42. 2000

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint ICD therapy in the new millennium
    M R Gold
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, USA
    Cardiol Clin 18:375-89. 2000
    ..Finally, devices have the capabilities to treat multiple problems in addition to life-threatening ventricular arrhythmias including atrial arrhythmias and congestive heart failure...
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience with a dual-chamber implantable cardioverter defibrillator to treat atrial tachyarrhythmias
    M R Gold
    University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201 1595, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 12:1247-53. 2001
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  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of T-wave alternans, signal averaged electrocardiography and programmed ventricular stimulation for arrhythmia risk stratification
    M R Gold
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland Medical System, Baltimore 21201, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 36:2247-53. 2000
    ..The goal of this study was to compare T-wave alternans (TWA), signal-averaged electrocardiography (SAECG) and programmed ventricular stimulation (EPS) for arrhythmia risk stratification in patients undergoing electrophysiology study...
  4. ncbi request reprint Primary prevention of sudden cardiac death with implantable cardioverter defibrillators: lessons learned from MADIT and MUSTT
    M R Gold
    Division of Cardiology, N3W77, University of Maryland, 22 S Greene St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 23:1981-5. 2000
    ..In conclusion, the combined results of MADIT and MUSTT confirm the appropriateness of their risk stratification schemes and the survival benefits of ICD therapy as a highly effective primary prevention in this high risk population...
  5. ncbi request reprint A new defibrillator discrimination algorithm utilizing electrogram morphology analysis
    M R Gold
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21201 1595, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 22:179-82. 1999
    ..We conclude that the SimDis algorithm yields high sensitivity (100%) and specificity (99%) for arrhythmia discrimination, using the computational capabilities of an ICD system...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of waveform tilt on defibrillation thresholds in humans
    S R Shorofsky
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland Medical School, Baltimore 21201, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 8:496-501. 1997
    ..Accordingly, the present study was designed to test the effect of waveform tilt on defibrillation efficacy in humans...
  7. ncbi request reprint Biphasic waveforms prevent the chronic rise of defibrillation thresholds with a transvenous lead system
    M R Gold
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 30:233-6. 1997
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare chronic changes in monophasic and biphasic defibrillation thresholds using a uniform transvenous lead system and testing protocol...
  8. ncbi request reprint Interaction of septadian and circadian rhythms in life-threatening ventricular arrhythmias in patients with implantable cardioverter-defibrillators
    R W Peters
    Department of Medicine, The University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Am J Cardiol 84:555-7. 1999
    ..These data suggest that the physiologic modulators of circadian and septadian rhythms may be different...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of single- and dual-coil active pectoral defibrillation lead systems
    M R Gold
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 31:1391-4. 1998
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare defibrillation thresholds with lead systems consisting of an active left pectoral electrode and either single or dual transvenous coils...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of second-phase duration on the strength-duration relation for human transvenous defibrillation
    S R Shorofsky
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Circulation 102:2239-42. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the strength-duration relation for the second phase of a biphasic defibrillation waveform in humans...
  11. ncbi request reprint Complications associated with pectoral cardioverter-defibrillator implantation: comparison of subcutaneous and submuscular approaches. Worldwide Jewel Investigators
    M R Gold
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 28:1278-82. 1996
    ..The aim of this study was to compare complications in a large cohort of patients undergoing pectoral cardioverter-defibrillator implantation with a subcutaneous or submuscular approach...
  12. ncbi request reprint Clinical predictors and efficacy of antitachycardia pacing in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators: the importance of the patient's sex
    R W Peters
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 24:70-4. 2001
    ..Caution should be used with rapid tachycardias and aggressive ramp pacing protocols because of an increased risk of acceleration. Antitachycardia pacing appears less successful and has a higher incidence of complications in women...
  13. ncbi request reprint Optimization of transvenous coil position for active can defibrillation thresholds
    M R Gold
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21201, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 11:25-9. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the benefit and optimal position of a superior vena cava (SVC) coil on defibrillation thresholds with an active left pectoral pulse generator and right ventricular coil...
  14. ncbi request reprint A comparison of pectoral and abdominal transvenous defibrillator implantation: analysis of costs and outcomes
    M R Gold
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 2:345-9. 1998
    ..001). This reduction was due to a 32% lowering of professional costs and an 18% lowering of facility costs. We conclude that pectoral defibrillator implantation is cost effective and results in significant reductions of hospital stay...
  15. ncbi request reprint Immediate and persistent complete heart block following a horse kick
    R M Benitez
    Division of Cardiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 22:816-8. 1999
    ..We report a case of immediate and sustained complete heart block following blunt chest injury...
  16. ncbi request reprint Strength-duration relationship for human transvenous defibrillation
    M R Gold
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Circulation 96:3517-20. 1997
    ..However, a detailed evaluation of the strength-duration relationship for human transvenous defibrillation has not been performed previously...
  17. ncbi request reprint Implantable cardiac defibrillators
    R W Peters
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Med Clin North Am 85:343-67, xi. 2001
    ..Ongoing trials and those in the planning stages will continue to expand the indications for ICDs and will focus on cost-effectiveness...
  18. ncbi request reprint Temporal decline in defibrillation thresholds with an active pectoral lead system
    E J Rashba
    Division of Cardiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201 1595, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 38:1150-5. 2001
    ..The objective of this study was to characterize temporal changes in defibrillation thresholds (DFTs) after implantation with an active pectoral, dual-coil transvenous lead system...
  19. ncbi request reprint Signal-averaged isoharmonic body surface maps of patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy
    N G Kavesh
    University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 11:160-7. 2000
    ..Three groups were included: 15 patients with clinical ventricular tachycardia (VT), 12 patients with inducible VT, and 16 patients with non-VT...
  20. ncbi request reprint T wave alternans for ventricular arrhythmia risk stratification
    J L Sturdivant
    Division of Cardiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29410, USA
    Minerva Cardioangiol 51:15-9. 2003
    ..Despite these encouraging results, the role of TWA to guide clinical therapy still needs to be better elucidated...