Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kansas School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Feasibility and safety of dabigatran versus warfarin for periprocedural anticoagulation in patients undergoing radiofrequency ablation for atrial fibrillation: results from a multicenter prospective registry
    Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardiovascular Research Institute, Mid America Cardiology, University of Kansas Hospital and Medical Center, 3901 Rainbow Boulevard, Kansas City, KS 66160 7200, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 59:1168-74. 2012
  2. doi Effect of yoga on arrhythmia burden, anxiety, depression, and quality of life in paroxysmal atrial fibrillation: the YOGA My Heart Study
    Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of Kansas Hospital and Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas
    J Am Coll Cardiol 61:1177-82. 2013
  3. doi Radiofrequency ablation of premature ventricular ectopy improves the efficacy of cardiac resynchronization therapy in nonresponders
    Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of Kansas Hospital and Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas 66160 7200, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:1531-9. 2012
  4. doi Radiofrequency ablation of atrial fibrillation in patients with mitral or aortic mechanical prosthetic valves: a feasibility, safety, and efficacy study
    Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of Kansas Medical Center and Hospital, Kansas City, Kansas, USA
    Heart Rhythm 8:975-80. 2011
  5. doi Intracardiac echo-guided radiofrequency catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation in patients with atrial septal defect or patent foramen ovale repair: a feasibility, safety, and efficacy study
    Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
    Mid America Cardiology at the University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, Kansas, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:1137-42. 2008
  6. doi Atrial fibrillation ablation in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease or irritable bowel syndrome-the heart to gut connection!
    Yeruva Madhu Reddy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of Kansas Hospital and Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 37:259-65. 2013
  7. doi Clinical evaluation of a novel 12-hole irrigated tip catheter ablation system for the treatment of typical atrial flutter-results from the Duo FLAIR clinical study
    Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
    Center for Excellence in Atrial Fibrillation and EP Research KU Cardiovascular Research Institute, Bloch Heart Rhythm Center, Mid America Cardiology, University of Kansas Hospital and Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 37:97-103. 2013
  8. doi Postprocedural neuropathy after atrial fibrillation ablation
    Yeruva Madhu Reddy
    Center for Excellence in AF and Complex Arrhythmia, KU Cardiovascular Research Institute, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Mid America Cardiology University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, KS 66160 7200, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 36:279-85. 2013
  9. doi Impact of nonfluoroscopic MediGuide™ tracking system on radiation exposure in radiofrequency ablation procedures (LESS-RADS registry)-an initial experience
    Ajay Vallakati
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardiovascular Research Institute, Mid America Cardiology, University of Kansas Hospital and Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 38:95-100. 2013
  10. doi Recurrent unilateral pleural effusion in a hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patient secondary to atrial arrhythmias and the role of radiofrequency ablation
    Hemant Boolani
    Section of Electrophysiology, Kansas University Cardiovascular Research Institute, Mid America Cardiology, University of Kansas Hospital and Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66195, USA
    Europace 14:1371-2. 2012

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  1. doi Feasibility and safety of dabigatran versus warfarin for periprocedural anticoagulation in patients undergoing radiofrequency ablation for atrial fibrillation: results from a multicenter prospective registry
    Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardiovascular Research Institute, Mid America Cardiology, University of Kansas Hospital and Medical Center, 3901 Rainbow Boulevard, Kansas City, KS 66160 7200, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 59:1168-74. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility and safety of periprocedural dabigatran during atrial fibrillation (AF) ablation...
  2. doi Effect of yoga on arrhythmia burden, anxiety, depression, and quality of life in paroxysmal atrial fibrillation: the YOGA My Heart Study
    Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of Kansas Hospital and Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas
    J Am Coll Cardiol 61:1177-82. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the impact of yoga on atrial fibrillation (AF) burden, quality of life (QoL), depression, and anxiety scores...
  3. doi Radiofrequency ablation of premature ventricular ectopy improves the efficacy of cardiac resynchronization therapy in nonresponders
    Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of Kansas Hospital and Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas 66160 7200, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:1531-9. 2012
    ..This study sought to examine whether suppressing premature ventricular contractions (PVC) using radiofrequency ablation improves effectiveness of the cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) in nonresponders...
  4. doi Radiofrequency ablation of atrial fibrillation in patients with mitral or aortic mechanical prosthetic valves: a feasibility, safety, and efficacy study
    Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of Kansas Medical Center and Hospital, Kansas City, Kansas, USA
    Heart Rhythm 8:975-80. 2011
    ..Patients with prosthetic valves have a high prevalence of atrial fibrillation (AF). We report a multicenter experience of performing pulmonary vein antral isolation (PVAI) in this challenging, high-risk cohort of patients...
  5. doi Intracardiac echo-guided radiofrequency catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation in patients with atrial septal defect or patent foramen ovale repair: a feasibility, safety, and efficacy study
    Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
    Mid America Cardiology at the University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, Kansas, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:1137-42. 2008
    ..Intracardiac Echo-Guided Radiofrequency Catheter...
  6. doi Atrial fibrillation ablation in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease or irritable bowel syndrome-the heart to gut connection!
    Yeruva Madhu Reddy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of Kansas Hospital and Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 37:259-65. 2013
    ....
  7. doi Clinical evaluation of a novel 12-hole irrigated tip catheter ablation system for the treatment of typical atrial flutter-results from the Duo FLAIR clinical study
    Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
    Center for Excellence in Atrial Fibrillation and EP Research KU Cardiovascular Research Institute, Bloch Heart Rhythm Center, Mid America Cardiology, University of Kansas Hospital and Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 37:97-103. 2013
    ..This study tested a novel 12-hole irrigated catheter with six additional holes at the proximal end that provides more uniform cooling during atrial flutter (AFL) ablation...
  8. doi Postprocedural neuropathy after atrial fibrillation ablation
    Yeruva Madhu Reddy
    Center for Excellence in AF and Complex Arrhythmia, KU Cardiovascular Research Institute, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Mid America Cardiology University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, KS 66160 7200, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 36:279-85. 2013
    ..Access-related neuropathy after atrial fibrillation (AF) ablation is underappreciated. We intend to describe the incidence, management, and prognosis of postprocedural neuropathy after AF ablation...
  9. doi Impact of nonfluoroscopic MediGuide™ tracking system on radiation exposure in radiofrequency ablation procedures (LESS-RADS registry)-an initial experience
    Ajay Vallakati
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardiovascular Research Institute, Mid America Cardiology, University of Kansas Hospital and Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 38:95-100. 2013
    ..A new technology, MediGuide™ nonfluoroscopic catheter tracking system, has been used for the first time in the USA recently. We intended to evaluate the efficacy of this novel catheter tracking system in reducing radiation exposure...
  10. doi Recurrent unilateral pleural effusion in a hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patient secondary to atrial arrhythmias and the role of radiofrequency ablation
    Hemant Boolani
    Section of Electrophysiology, Kansas University Cardiovascular Research Institute, Mid America Cardiology, University of Kansas Hospital and Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66195, USA
    Europace 14:1371-2. 2012
    ..We report a case of ATa in a patient with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with recurrent unilateral rightsided PLE and resolution of effusion with catheter ablation of the arrhythmia...
  11. doi Impedance changes on defibrillation coils after atrial fibrillation ablation: lead damage or electromechanical interference?
    Subba Reddy Vanga
    Mid America Cardiology at University of Kansas Hospitals, Kansas City, Kansas 66220, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 35:e163-6. 2012
    ..Awareness of electromagnetic interference that can cause fluctuating impedance without structural damage can help in making appropriate diagnosis and may avoid unnecessary procedures...
  12. doi Impact of a comprehensive safety program on radiation exposure during catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation: a prospective study
    Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
    Mid America Cardiology, University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, KS, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 24:105-12. 2009
    ..This study assesses the impact of a comprehensive radiation safety program on patient and operator radiation exposure during PVAI...
  13. doi Integrity of vascular access: the story of a broken sheath!
    Jayasree Pillarisetti
    Mid America Cardiology at The University of Kansas Hospitals, Kansas City, KS 66196, USA
    J Vasc Nurs 27:75-7. 2009
    ..This case report describes the complications associated with vascular sheaths and reiterates the correct methods of handling them...
  14. doi Relationship between complex fractionated electrograms (CFE) and dominant frequency (DF) sites and prospective assessment of adding DF-guided ablation to pulmonary vein isolation in persistent atrial fibrillation (AF)
    Atul Verma
    Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket, Ontario, Canada University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 22:1309-16. 2011
    ..Sites of high DF are potential targets for AF ablation, but it is unknown if addition of DF ablation can improve procedural outcome...
  15. doi Use of complex fractionated atrial electrogram mapping system in mapping and ablating the atrial flutter of a transplanted heart
    Mazda Biria
    The University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas 66160 7200, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:1223-5. 2008
    ..Here, we report a case with atrial flutter in an orthotopic heart transplant whose circuit mapping was difficult. Using CFE helped us to define the arrhythmia circuit easily and perform curative ablation...
  16. doi Atrial fibrillation following open heart surgery: long-term incidence and prognosis
    Jayasree Pillarisetti
    University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, KS, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 39:69-75. 2014
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  17. ncbi Sudden cardiac death in women
    Ashley Simmons
    University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, KS, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 13:e37-42. 2012
    ..This article reviews SCD in women and discusses areas for future research...
  18. doi Multi-organ effects of Conducted Electrical Weapons (CEW) -- a review
    Mazda Biria
    University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, Kansas, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2010:1266-70. 2010
    ..These devices have several limitations- such as rate of fire or maximum effective range in comparison to fire arms. Here we wish to review medical publications regarding the safety of these devices based on different systems...
  19. doi Vitamin D deficiency and supplementation and relation to cardiovascular health
    James L Vacek
    Mid America Cardiology, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Kansas Medical Center and Hospital, Kansas City, Kansas, USA
    Am J Cardiol 109:359-63. 2012
    ..Vitamin D supplementation was significantly associated with better survival, specifically in patients with documented deficiency...
  20. doi Cardiac cirrhosis: a rare manifestation of an uncorrected primum atrial septal defect
    Jayasree Pillarisetti
    University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, Kansas, USA
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 11:689-91. 2010
    ..We present such a case to highlight this manifestation of atrial septal defect and also to reiterate that cardiac causes should always be considered in the differential diagnosis whenever a patient presents with liver cirrhosis...
  21. doi Utility of dexmedetomidine in sedation for radiofrequency ablation of atrial fibrillation
    Mirsad Dupanovic
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Kansas Medical Hospital, Kansas City, KS, USA
    J Perianesth Nurs 28:144-50. 2013
    ..1 vs -16.7 mm Hg, P = .006), diastolic (-26.7 vs -2.9 mm Hg, P = .01), and mean (-25.8 vs -8.5 mm Hg, P = .006). Reductions of blood pressure limited utility of DEX as adjunct in sedation for RFCA of atrial fibrillation...
  22. doi Cardiac effects of electrical stun guns: does position of barbs contact make a difference?
    Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
    Mid America Cardiology at University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, Kansas, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:398-408. 2008
    ..Multiple reports have raised concerns over their safety. The cardiovascular safety profile of these devices in relationship to the position of delivery on the torso has not been well studied...
  23. doi Does beta blocker therapy affect the diagnostic accuracy of adenosine single-photon-emission computed tomographic myocardial perfusion imaging?
    Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
    Mid America Cardiology at University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, KS, USA
    Am J Ther 15:19-23. 2008
    ..In conclusion, in patients with CAD, beta blocker therapy does not affect the extent, severity, and reversibility of perfusion defects on adenosine SPECT MPI...
  24. ncbi IntraCameral right coronary artery: detection by 64 slice coronary computed tomographic angiography and implications for radiofrequency ablation of atrial dysrhythmias
    Thomas Rosamond
    Mid America Cardiology Associates Inc, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:1571-4. 2007
    ..We describe the first reported case of an intracameral right coronary artery identified with multidetector 64-slice coronary computed tomographic angiography performed prior to pulmonary venous antral isolation for atrial fibrillation...