R J Myerburg

Summary

Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiograms should be included in preparticipation screening of athletes
    Robert J Myerburg
    Division of Cardiology D 39, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, PO Box 016960, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Circulation 116:2616-26; discussion 2626. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of community-wide police car deployment of automated external defibrillators on survival from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Robert J Myerburg
    Division of Cardiology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Fla 33101, USA
    Circulation 106:1058-64. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Community-based responses to impending or actual cardiac arrest and advances in post-cardiac arrest care
    Robert J Myerburg
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine, PO Box 016960 D 39, Miami, FL, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 9:189-202. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Automatic external defibrillators for prevention of out-of-hospital sudden death: effectiveness of the automatic external defibrillator
    Robert J Myerburg
    Department of Medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 14:S108-16. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Scientific gaps in the prediction and prevention of sudden cardiac death
    Robert J Myerburg
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 13:709-23. 2002
  6. doi request reprint Early repolarization and sudden cardiac arrest: theme or variation on a theme?
    Robert J Myerburg
    Division of Cardiology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 5:760-1. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Indications for implantable cardioverter-defibrillators based on evidence and judgment
    Robert J Myerburg
    Division of Cardiology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:747-63. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Sudden cardiac death: exploring the limits of our knowledge
    R J Myerburg
    Division of Cardiology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida 33101, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 12:369-81. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Reversal of proarrhythmic effects of flecainide acetate and encainide hydrochloride by propranolol
    R J Myerburg
    Department of Medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine, FL 33101
    Circulation 80:1571-9. 1989
  10. ncbi request reprint Dynamic behavior and autonomic regulation of ectopic atrial pacemakers
    H V Huikuri
    University of Oulu, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Oulu, Finland
    Circulation 100:1416-22. 1999

Detail Information

Publications60

  1. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiograms should be included in preparticipation screening of athletes
    Robert J Myerburg
    Division of Cardiology D 39, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, PO Box 016960, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Circulation 116:2616-26; discussion 2626. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of community-wide police car deployment of automated external defibrillators on survival from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Robert J Myerburg
    Division of Cardiology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Fla 33101, USA
    Circulation 106:1058-64. 2002
    ..Disappointing survival rates from out-of-hospital cardiac arrests encourage strategies for faster defibrillation, such as use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) by nonconventional responders...
  3. ncbi request reprint Community-based responses to impending or actual cardiac arrest and advances in post-cardiac arrest care
    Robert J Myerburg
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine, PO Box 016960 D 39, Miami, FL, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 9:189-202. 2003
    ..The cumulative effect of multiple strategies, working together toward the same goal, will ultimately provide additive effects on outcomes. Carefully thought out strategic approaches can maximize the effect on total mortality...
  4. ncbi request reprint Automatic external defibrillators for prevention of out-of-hospital sudden death: effectiveness of the automatic external defibrillator
    Robert J Myerburg
    Department of Medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 14:S108-16. 2003
    ..These approaches, in conjunction with better primary and secondary prevention strategies, offer the hope of reducing the SCD burden...
  5. ncbi request reprint Scientific gaps in the prediction and prevention of sudden cardiac death
    Robert J Myerburg
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 13:709-23. 2002
    ..The epidemiologic strategies must go beyond multivariate analysis to the level complex systems analysis of the multiple components of the cascade. Targets for such approaches are discussed...
  6. doi request reprint Early repolarization and sudden cardiac arrest: theme or variation on a theme?
    Robert J Myerburg
    Division of Cardiology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 5:760-1. 2008
    ..Careful attention should, however, be paid to patients with early repolarization and J-point elevations of more than 2 mm, especially those with otherwise unexplained arrhythmias or a family history of unexplained sudden death...
  7. doi request reprint Indications for implantable cardioverter-defibrillators based on evidence and judgment
    Robert J Myerburg
    Division of Cardiology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:747-63. 2009
    ..If we who are involved in clinical research and health care delivery do not resolve this problem, for both ICDs and other new therapies that appear in the future, society will do it for us...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sudden cardiac death: exploring the limits of our knowledge
    R J Myerburg
    Division of Cardiology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida 33101, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 12:369-81. 2001
    ..Each of these areas of endeavor and potential progress are reviewed and discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Reversal of proarrhythmic effects of flecainide acetate and encainide hydrochloride by propranolol
    R J Myerburg
    Department of Medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine, FL 33101
    Circulation 80:1571-9. 1989
    ..Direct pharmacologic control of proarrhythmic drug effects has not previously been reported...
  10. ncbi request reprint Dynamic behavior and autonomic regulation of ectopic atrial pacemakers
    H V Huikuri
    University of Oulu, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Oulu, Finland
    Circulation 100:1416-22. 1999
    ..We compared the HR variability of tachycardias originating from the ectopic foci and the sinus node...
  11. ncbi request reprint ST segment tracking for rapid determination of patency of the infarct-related artery in acute myocardial infarction
    A R Fernandez
    Department of Medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 26:675-83. 1995
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Heart rate variability during the first 24 hours of successfully reperfused acute myocardial infarction: paradoxic decrease after reperfusion
    S Chakko
    Division of Cardiology, University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital, FL, USA
    Am Heart J 132:586-92. 1996
    ..Reperfusion causes an immediate, transient, and seemingly paradoxic decrease in HRV, probably because of an abrupt decrease in parasympathetic tone...
  13. ncbi request reprint A different approach to the analysis of pure ventricular parasystole
    A Castellanos
    Division of Cardiology D 39, University of Miami School of Medicine, FL 33101, USA
    Chest 107:1463-4. 1995
    ..Our findings, which are in keeping with those obtained in an mathematical model, may be of additional help in the diagnosis of this elusive arrhythmia...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prediction of sudden cardiac death by fractal analysis of heart rate variability in elderly subjects
    T H Makikallio
    Division of Cardiology, University of Miami, School of Medicine, Florida 33101, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 37:1395-402. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that abnormal scaling characteristics of heart rate (HR) predict sudden cardiac death in a random population of elderly subjects...
  15. ncbi request reprint Fractal analysis and time- and frequency-domain measures of heart rate variability as predictors of mortality in patients with heart failure
    T H Makikallio
    Division of Cardiology, Oulu University Hospital, Finland
    Am J Cardiol 87:178-82. 2001
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Ventriculophasic sinus arrhythmia in the orthotopic transplanted heart: mechanism of disease revisited
    Eduardo de Marchena
    University of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital, PO Box 016960 D39, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Int J Cardiol 91:71-4. 2003
    ..We attempt to elucidate the role of SA nodal blood flow in the generation of ventriculophasic sinus arrhythmia by measuring phasic changes in PP intervals from the atrial remnants of patients who have received cardiac transplant...
  17. ncbi request reprint Electrode positioning for cardioversion of atrial fibrillation
    Robert J Myerburg
    Division of Cardiology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Lancet 360:1263-4. 2002
  18. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine: Left bundle-branch block with technical right-axis deviation
    Agustin Castellanos
    Division of Cardiology of the University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Fla 33101, USA
    Circulation 106:2288-9. 2002
  19. ncbi request reprint Rapid resolution of left ventricular thrombus in antiphospholipid syndrome
    Howard J Willens
    Department of Medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida, USA
    Echocardiography 20:67-70. 2003
    ..Left ventricular thrombi in patients with antiphospholipid syndrome and rapid disappearance of left ventricular thrombi with heparin therapy are infrequently reported occurrences...
  20. ncbi request reprint Emerging paradigms of the epidemiology and demographics of sudden cardiac arrest
    Robert J Myerburg
    Division of Cardiology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Heart Rhythm 3:235-9. 2006
  21. ncbi request reprint Wenckebach's periods or alternating Wenckebach's periods during 4:1 atrioventricular block?
    Agustin Castellanos
    Division of Cardiology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    J Electrocardiol 38:157-9. 2005
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Sudden cardiac death after myocardial infarction in patients with type 2 diabetes
    M Juhani Junttila
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Heart Rhythm 7:1396-403. 2010
    ..Type 2 diabetes mellitus is a well-established risk factor for atherosclerosis, but its contribution to sudden cardiac death (SCD) risk after myocardial infarction (MI) is not well defined...
  23. ncbi request reprint Correlation between apoptotic endothelial microparticles and serum interleukin-6 and C-reactive protein in healthy men
    Julio A Chirinos
    Department of Medicine, Wallace H Coulter Platelet Laboratory, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:1258-60. 2005
    ..49, p = 0.02) but not with EMP31 or EMP62E. EC apoptosis is associated with IL-6 levels in men and might be partially responsible for the increased cardiovascular risk associated with subclinical inflammation...
  24. ncbi request reprint The Chicago School of Arrhythmology: revisited
    Agustin Castellanos
    University of Miami School of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Card Electrophysiol Rev 7:96-8. 2003
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Intermittent parasystole with exit block
    A Castellanos
    University of Miami School of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Florida 33101, USA
    J Electrocardiol 30:331-5. 1997
    ..This case corroborates unusual manifestations of an arrhythmia, which because of its newly found complexities and various possible interpretations seems to be discussed with decreasing frequency in most textbooks on general cardiology...
  26. ncbi request reprint Patterns of acute inferior wall myocardial infarction caused by hyperkalemia
    J A Pastor
    Division of Cardiology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    J Electrocardiol 34:53-8. 2001
    ..In fact, an intriguing possibility, namely that hyperkalemia could trigger coronary spasm has to be considered also...
  27. ncbi request reprint Pacemaker diagnostics: a critical appraisal of current technology
    Wayne M Pollak
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Miami Medical Center, Miami, Florida, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 26:76-98. 2003
    ..The current clinical applicability and limitations of these methods and the use of stored diagnostic data in the clinical follow-up and study of patients with pacemakers is discussed...
  28. ncbi request reprint Prediction of sudden cardiac death after myocardial infarction in the beta-blocking era
    Heikki V Huikuri
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:652-8. 2003
    ..This study assessed the predictive power of arrhythmia risk markers after an acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Aerobic training does not alter CRP in apparently healthy, untrained men
    M Stoutenberg
    Department of Kinesiology and Sport Sciences, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, USA
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 52:53-62. 2012
    ..Aim of the study was to examine the effects of a 17-wk half marathon training program (TP) on CRP concentrations, aerobic fitness, and body composition in apparently healthy, untrained men...
  30. ncbi request reprint Clinical utility of intraatrial pacemaker stored electrograms to diagnose atrial fibrillation and flutter
    W M Pollak
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Miami Medical Center, Miami, Florida, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 24:424-9. 2001
    ..Stored episodes > 250 complexes per minute and > 5 minutes in duration had a high correlation with atrial fibrillation and flutter...
  31. ncbi request reprint Effect of hemodialysis on the signal-averaged electrocardiogram
    I Girgis
    Divisions of Cardiology and Nephrology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 34:1105-13. 1999
    ..Decreased left ventricular dimension because of fluid removal during HD is one possible explanation for this improvement...
  32. ncbi request reprint Differences in the activation patterns between sustained and self-terminating episodes of human ventricular fibrillation
    Timo H Mäkikallio
    Division of Cardiology, University of Miami, School of Medicine, Florida, USA
    Ann Med 34:130-5. 2002
    ..Experimental studies have suggested that R-R interval dynamics during ventricular fibrillation (VF) have organized features, but whether dynamic behavior of non-sustained VF differs from sustained VF is unknown...
  33. ncbi request reprint Design of the SHock Inhibition Evaluation with Azimilide (SHIELD) study: a novel method to assess antiarrhythmic drug effect in patients with an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
    Craig M Pratt
    The Methodist DeBakey Heart Center and the Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, 6565 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:274-6. 2005
    ..The primary efficacy end points are time to all-cause shocks and time to all-cause shocks plus symptomatic ventricular arrhythmic events triggering antitachycardia pacing measured from randomization...
  34. ncbi request reprint Life-threatening malfunction of implantable cardiac devices
    Robert J Myerburg
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:2309-11. 2006
  35. ncbi request reprint Supraventricular tachycardia in Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome: to and fro
    Julio A Chirinos
    Division of Cardiology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida, USA
    Clin Cardiol 29:324. 2006
  36. ncbi request reprint Digoxin use is associated with increased platelet and endothelial cell activation in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation
    Julio A Chirinos
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Heart Rhythm 2:525-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether digoxin use is associated with increased flow cytometric markers of endothelial cell and platelet activation in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Recurrent third-trimester fetal loss and maternal mosaicism for long-QT syndrome
    Todd E Miller
    Department of Medicine Division of Cardiology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami Fla, USA
    Circulation 109:3029-34. 2004
    ..The importance of germ-line mosaicism in genetic disease is probably underestimated, even though recent studies indicate that it may be involved in 10% to 20% of apparently de novo cases of several dominantly inherited genetic diseases...
  38. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and stratification of risk for sudden cardiac death
    Philip J Podrid
    Boston University School of Medicine, Attending Physician VA Boston Healthcare System, West Roxbury VA Division, 1400 VFW Parkway West Roxbury, MA 20132, USA
    Clin Cardiol 28:I3-11. 2005
    ..Transient risk markers, such as inflammatory markers, are potentially useful for identifying triggers for SCD. In the future, genetic profiling is expected to allow better assessment of individual risks for SCD...
  39. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA/ESC 2006 guidelines for management of patients with ventricular arrhythmias and the prevention of sudden cardiac death: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force and the European Society of Cardiology Com
    Douglas P Zipes
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:e247-346. 2006
  40. ncbi request reprint [Guidelines for management of patients with ventricular arrhythmias and the prevention of sudden cardiac death. Executive summary]
    Douglas P Zipes
    Rev Esp Cardiol 59:1328. 2006
  41. ncbi request reprint Law Enforcement Agency Defibrillation (LEA-D): position statement and best practices recommendations from the National Center for Early Defibrillation
    Mary M Newman
    National Center for Early Defibrillation, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Emergency Medicine, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 6:346-7. 2002
  42. ncbi request reprint Law Enforcement Agency Defibrillation (LEA-D): proceedings of the National Center for Early Defibrillation Police AED Issues Forum
    Vincent N Mosesso
    National Center for Early Defibrillation, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Emergency Medicine, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 6:273-82. 2002
    ..It is time for law enforcement agency defibrillation to become the rule, not the exception...
  43. ncbi request reprint Task Force 7: arrhythmias
    Douglas P Zipes
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:1354-63. 2005
  44. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA/ESC 2006 guidelines for management of patients with ventricular arrhythmias and the prevention of sudden cardiac death--executive summary: A report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force and the European Societ
    Douglas P Zipes
    Eur Heart J 27:2099-140. 2006
  45. doi request reprint Task force 2: training in electrocardiography, ambulatory electrocardiography, and exercise testing
    Robert J Myerburg
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:348-54. 2008
  46. ncbi request reprint Letter by Del-Carpio Munoz et al regarding article, "Masking inferior infarction by anterior myocardial injury"
    Freddy Del-Carpio Munoz
    Circulation 115:e200; author reply e204. 2007
  47. ncbi request reprint Impaired negative chronotropic response to adenosine in patients with inappropriate sinus tachycardia
    Aino Maija Still
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Oulu, Finland
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 13:557-62. 2002
    ..Adenosine is an endogenous nucleoside that has an important role in the diagnosis and treatment of several cardiac arrhythmias. However, its effects on inappropriate sinus tachycardia (IST) are not well established...
  48. pmc Cytoskeletal actin microfilaments and the transient outward potassium current in hypertrophied rat ventriculocytes
    Xiangjun Yang
    Department of Cardiology of the First Affiliated Hospital to Suzhou University, Suzhou Jiangsu 215006, People s Republic of China
    J Physiol 541:411-21. 2002
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA/ESC 2006 Guidelines for Management of Patients With Ventricular Arrhythmias and the Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force and the European Society of Cardiology Com
    Douglas P Zipes
    Circulation 114:e385-484. 2006
  50. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of the QT intervals encompassing secondary repolarization abnormalities during sudden but transient lengthening of the RR intervals
    Federico Moleiro
    Universidad de Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Cardiol 91:883-5. 2003
  51. ncbi request reprint Language and interpretation of clinical trial outcomes: alternates, surrogates, and composites
    Robert J Myerburg
    Heart Rhythm 1:538-9. 2004
  52. ncbi request reprint Task Force 6: coronary artery disease
    Paul D Thompson
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:1348-53. 2005
  53. ncbi request reprint Placebo-controlled, randomized clinical trial of azimilide for prevention of ventricular tachyarrhythmias in patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator
    Paul Dorian
    Division of Cardiology, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond St, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8, Canada
    Circulation 110:3646-54. 2004
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Clinical research designs and implantable defibrillator indications: spend in the beginning or pay at the end
    Robert J Myerburg
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:108-11. 2006
  55. ncbi request reprint AHA/ACCF scientific statement on the evaluation of syncope: from the American Heart Association Councils on Clinical Cardiology, Cardiovascular Nursing, Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, and Stroke, and the Quality of Care and Outcomes Research Interdi
    S Adam Strickberger
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:473-84. 2006
  56. ncbi request reprint AHA/ACCF Scientific Statement on the evaluation of syncope: from the American Heart Association Councils on Clinical Cardiology, Cardiovascular Nursing, Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, and Stroke, and the Quality of Care and Outcomes Research Interdi
    S Adam Strickberger
    Circulation 113:316-27. 2006
  57. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for physical activity and recreational sports participation for young patients with genetic cardiovascular diseases
    Barry J Maron
    Circulation 109:2807-16. 2004
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Prediction of sudden cardiac death: appraisal of the studies and methods assessing the risk of sudden arrhythmic death
    Heikki V Huikuri
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Oulu, Finland
    Circulation 108:110-5. 2003
  59. ncbi request reprint A unique historical overview of the implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
    Robert J Myerburg
    Heart Rhythm 3:769-70. 2006
  60. ncbi request reprint Task Force 10: automated external defibrillators
    Robert J Myerburg
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:1369-71. 2005