Frank I Marcus

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Genetics of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy: a practical guide for physicians
    Frank I Marcus
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Arizona 85724 5037, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 61:1945-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy 2012: diagnostic challenges and treatment
    Frank I Marcus
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 23:1149-53. 2012
  3. pmc Pitfalls in the diagnosis of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia
    Frank Marcus
    Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Am J Cardiol 105:1036-9. 2010
  4. pmc Diagnosis of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia: proposed modification of the Task Force Criteria
    Frank I Marcus
    University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Eur Heart J 31:806-14. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy (ARVD/C): a multidisciplinary study: design and protocol
    Frank Marcus
    Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Circulation 107:2975-8. 2003
  6. pmc Diagnosis of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia: proposed modification of the task force criteria
    Frank I Marcus
    University of Arizona, Tucson, Ariz, USA
    Circulation 121:1533-41. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the normal values for signal-averaged electrocardiogram
    Frank I Marcus
    Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:231-3. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Accelerometer-derived time intervals during various pacing modes in patients with biventricular pacemakers: comparison with normals
    Frank I Marcus
    University Medical Center, Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:1476-81. 2007
  9. pmc Right ventricular volume analysis by angiography in right ventricular cardiomyopathy
    Julia H Indik
    Sarver Heart Center, The University of Arizona College of Medicine, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724 5037, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 28:995-1001. 2012
  10. pmc Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia clinical presentation and diagnostic evaluation: results from the North American Multidisciplinary Study
    Frank I Marcus
    Section of Cardiology, University of Arizona, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, Tucson, Arizona 85724 0001, USA
    Heart Rhythm 6:984-92. 2009

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. doi request reprint Genetics of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy: a practical guide for physicians
    Frank I Marcus
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Arizona 85724 5037, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 61:1945-8. 2013
    ..If the affected family member (proband) with ARVC does not have a genetic defect identified, then it will not be identified in the family member. Genetic counseling is strongly advised for family members of the proband...
  2. doi request reprint Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy 2012: diagnostic challenges and treatment
    Frank I Marcus
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 23:1149-53. 2012
    ..Recent results of treatment with epicardial ablation are encouraging...
  3. pmc Pitfalls in the diagnosis of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia
    Frank Marcus
    Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Am J Cardiol 105:1036-9. 2010
    ..In conclusion, we have illustrated the need to subscribe to the modified criteria to avoid misdiagnosis...
  4. pmc Diagnosis of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia: proposed modification of the Task Force Criteria
    Frank I Marcus
    University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Eur Heart J 31:806-14. 2010
    ..Consequently, the 1994 criteria were highly specific but lacked sensitivity for early and familial disease...
  5. ncbi request reprint Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy (ARVD/C): a multidisciplinary study: design and protocol
    Frank Marcus
    Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Circulation 107:2975-8. 2003
  6. pmc Diagnosis of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia: proposed modification of the task force criteria
    Frank I Marcus
    University of Arizona, Tucson, Ariz, USA
    Circulation 121:1533-41. 2010
    ..Consequently, the 1994 criteria were highly specific but lacked sensitivity for early and familial disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the normal values for signal-averaged electrocardiogram
    Frank I Marcus
    Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:231-3. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Accelerometer-derived time intervals during various pacing modes in patients with biventricular pacemakers: comparison with normals
    Frank I Marcus
    University Medical Center, Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:1476-81. 2007
    ..This study evaluates a simple noninvasive method using accelerometers attached to the skin to measure cardiac time intervals in biventricularly paced patients...
  9. pmc Right ventricular volume analysis by angiography in right ventricular cardiomyopathy
    Julia H Indik
    Sarver Heart Center, The University of Arizona College of Medicine, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724 5037, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 28:995-1001. 2012
    ..End-diastolic volumes and ejection fractions of the RV obtained by dual view angiography correlate with these quantities by MRI. RV end-diastolic volumes are larger by RV angiography in comparison with MRI...
  10. pmc Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia clinical presentation and diagnostic evaluation: results from the North American Multidisciplinary Study
    Frank I Marcus
    Section of Cardiology, University of Arizona, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, Tucson, Arizona 85724 0001, USA
    Heart Rhythm 6:984-92. 2009
    ..Data on the diagnostic performance of various testing modalities in newly identified individuals suspected of having ARVC/D are limited...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cardiac sarcoidosis masquerading as right ventricular dysplasia
    Peter Ott
    University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 26:1498-503. 2003
    ..A diagnostic distinction, while often difficult to make, is important since treatment with corticosteroids may benefit those with sarcoidosis but is not expected to be useful in cases with ARVD or ARVC...
  12. ncbi request reprint Quantitative assessment of angiographic right ventricular wall motion in arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy (ARVD/C)
    Julia H Indik
    Section of Cardiology, Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85724 5037, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:39-45. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to quantify RV wall motion based on contrast ventriculography in patients with ARVD/C and to specify the severity and location of wall motion abnormalities, as compared with normal subjects...
  13. ncbi request reprint The electrocardiogram in right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia. How can the electrocardiogram assist in understanding the pathologic and functional changes of the heart in this disease?
    Frank I Marcus
    Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Electrocardiol 42:136.e1-5. 2009
    ..The extent of ECG abnormalities correlate with the degree of structural change in the RV...
  14. ncbi request reprint Interleaved acquisition of lipid and water images of the heart using a double-inversion fast spin-echo method
    Maria I Altbach
    Department of Radiology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    Magn Reson Med 54:1562-8. 2005
    ..The method is demonstrated in ex vivo tissue and in vivo. This novel method may improve the detection of lipid infiltration in the heart in pathologies such as arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia...
  15. ncbi request reprint Do patients with right ventricular outflow tract ventricular arrhythmias have a normal right ventricular wall motion? A quantitative analysis compared to normal subjects
    Julia H Indik
    Section of Cardiology, Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, AZ 85724 5037, USA
    Cardiology 104:10-5. 2005
    ..This is usually based on a qualitative assessment of the wall motion. We present a method to quantify the wall motion and to apply this method to compare patients with RVOT ectopy to normal subjects...
  16. ncbi request reprint Saphenous vein graft aneurysm: case report and review
    Abdul Qadir Memon
    Department of Cardiology, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, PO Box 245037, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724 5037, USA
    Cardiol Rev 11:26-34. 2003
    ..The authors present a case of a large, saphenous vein graft aneurysm, and present a detailed review of the disease...
  17. ncbi request reprint Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy
    Kathleen Gear
    University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Tucson, Ariz 85724 5037, USA
    Circulation 107:e31-3. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic Brugada-type electrocardiographic pattern in an octogenarian
    Ming He Huang
    Department of Medicine, University of Arizona Medical Center, Sarver Heart Center, College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    J Electrocardiol 37:109-11. 2004
    ..We report a case of an 85-year-old man who had persistent Brugada-type ECG pattern without associated clinical symptoms. This illustrates that the persistent Brugada-type ECG can be present with normal longevity...
  19. ncbi request reprint Depolarization/repolarization, electrocardiographic abnormalities, and arrhythmias in cardiac channelopathies
    Frank I Marcus
    Sarver Heart Center, Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, 85724 5037, USA
    J Electrocardiol 38:60-3. 2005
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  20. ncbi request reprint Atherosclerotic risk genotypes and recurrent coronary events after myocardial infarction
    Arthur J Moss
    Cardiology Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:177-82. 2005
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  21. ncbi request reprint Atrial myxomas in the elderly: a case report and review of the literature
    Alejandro Vasquez
    University of Arizona, Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 13:39-44. 2004
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  22. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiographic markers of sudden death
    Peter Ott
    Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Cardiol Clin 24:453-69, x. 2006
    ..However, it is quite useful in diagnosing less common cardiac conditions that are associated with an increased risk for sudden death...
  23. ncbi request reprint Psychological stress preceding idiopathic ventricular fibrillation
    Richard D Lane
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724 5002, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:359-65. 2005
    ..This study sought to determine the role of psychosocial stress as a precipitant of cardiac arrest in patients with apparently normal hearts, so-called idiopathic ventricular fibrillation (IVF)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia: a case report of identical twins with heart failure
    Julia H Indik
    Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona, Tucson 85724 5037, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 25:1387-90. 2002
    ..This case report describes identical adolescent twins with presenting symptoms related predominantly to right heart failure...
  25. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Ventricular fibrillation during swimming in a patient with long-QT syndrome
    Peter Ott
    University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Department of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Circulation 106:521-2. 2002
  26. ncbi request reprint Update of arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia
    Frank I Marcus
    University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 85724 5037, USA
    Card Electrophysiol Rev 6:54-6. 2002
  27. doi request reprint Correlation of ventricular arrhythmias with genotype in arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy
    Jingru Bao
    Arrhythmia Center and Clinical EP Lab, Sino German Laboratory for Molecular Medicine, and Hypertension Center, State Key Laboratory of Cardiovascular Diseases, National Center for Cardiovascular Disease, Fuwai Hospital, Peking Union Medical College Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China and University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 6:552-6. 2013
    ..This study was aimed to examine the possible association of the 9 known genes of ARVC with clinical and electrophysiological characteristics...
  28. doi request reprint Early assessment of biophysical parameters predicts lesion formation during RF energy delivery in vitro
    Michael Bosnos
    University of Arizona, Arizona Cancer Center Bard Electrophysiology Division, Lowell, MA, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 33:1082-8. 2010
    ..There is no currently available technology to accurately predict ablation lesion size within seconds of onset of delivery of radiofrequency (RF) energy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Postural position and neurocardiogenic syncope in late pregnancy
    Ming He Huang
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Arizona Medical Center, Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:1252-3. 2003
    ..Syncopal events occurred in the same sitting position. An echocardiogram revealed severe collapse of the inferior vena cava each time the patient changed her posture from a supine to a sitting position, which was related to the syncope...
  30. doi request reprint Recently defined cardiomyopathies: a clinician's update
    Radhakrishnan Ramaraj
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Am J Med 121:674-81. 2008
    ..We have discussed the causes and diagnostic methods for these newly described cardiomyopathies and ways to manage them...
  31. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of T-wave inversion beyond V1 in young normal individuals and usefulness for the diagnosis of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia
    Frank I Marcus
    Am J Cardiol 95:1070-1. 2005
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  32. ncbi request reprint Controversial role of magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnosis of arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia
    Harikrishna Tandri
    Am J Cardiol 92:649. 2003
  33. ncbi request reprint Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia masquerading as peripartum cardiomyopathy with atrial flutter, advanced atrioventricular block and embolic stroke
    Charles Y Lui
    Cardiology 97:49-50. 2002
  34. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy associated with mutations in plakophilin-2
    Darshan Dalal
    Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Circulation 113:1641-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of our study was to validate the frequency of PKP2 mutations in another large series of ARVD/C patients and to examine the phenotypic characteristics associated with PKP2 mutations...
  35. ncbi request reprint Perpetuation of the myth of the Q-wave versus the non-Q-wave myocardial infarction
    Brendan P Phibbs
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:556-8. 2002