Leslie A Saxon

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Ubiquitous wireless ECG recording: a powerful tool physicians should embrace
    Leslie A Saxon
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 24:480-3. 2013
  2. doi request reprint CRT or CRT-D devices? The case for 'high energy' devices
    Leslie A Saxon
    CardioVascular Thoracic Institute, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1510 San Pablo Street, Suite 322, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Heart Fail Rev 17:777-9. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Shortage of female cardiologists: exploring the issues
    Leslie A Saxon
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:1022-5. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Influence of left ventricular lead location on outcomes in the COMPANION study
    Leslie A Saxon
    Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 20:764-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Body computing: how networked medical devices can solve problems facing health care today
    Leslie A Saxon
    Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:1345-7. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Does cardiac resynchronization therapy reduce the incidence of atrial fibrillation, and does atrial fibrillation compromise the cardiac resynchronization therapy effect?
    Leslie A Saxon
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Heart Rhythm 4:S31-3. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of sudden cardiac death and appropriate shock in the Comparison of Medical Therapy, Pacing, and Defibrillation in Heart Failure (COMPANION) Trial
    Leslie A Saxon
    Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Circulation 114:2766-72. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Long-term outcome after ICD and CRT implantation and influence of remote device follow-up: the ALTITUDE survival study
    Leslie A Saxon
    University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Institute, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Circulation 122:2359-67. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Impact of cardiac resynchronization therapy on exercise performance, functional capacity, and quality of life in systolic heart failure with QRS prolongation: COMPANION trial sub-study
    Teresa De Marco
    University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Card Fail 14:9-18. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Results of the multicenter RENEWAL 3 AVT clinical study of cardiac resynchronization defibrillator therapy in patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation
    Leslie A Saxon
    USC Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA saxon usc edu
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:520-5. 2006

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. doi request reprint Ubiquitous wireless ECG recording: a powerful tool physicians should embrace
    Leslie A Saxon
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 24:480-3. 2013
    ..As patient advocates, physicians and particularly cardiac electrophysiologists should embrace the future and promise of wireless ECG recording, a technology solution that can truly scale across the global population...
  2. doi request reprint CRT or CRT-D devices? The case for 'high energy' devices
    Leslie A Saxon
    CardioVascular Thoracic Institute, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1510 San Pablo Street, Suite 322, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Heart Fail Rev 17:777-9. 2012
    ..While cost is always a consideration, the responsibility of the physician is to individualize patient care and advocate for each patient, based upon the best available therapies...
  3. doi request reprint Shortage of female cardiologists: exploring the issues
    Leslie A Saxon
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:1022-5. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Influence of left ventricular lead location on outcomes in the COMPANION study
    Leslie A Saxon
    Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 20:764-8. 2009
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Body computing: how networked medical devices can solve problems facing health care today
    Leslie A Saxon
    Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:1345-7. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Does cardiac resynchronization therapy reduce the incidence of atrial fibrillation, and does atrial fibrillation compromise the cardiac resynchronization therapy effect?
    Leslie A Saxon
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Heart Rhythm 4:S31-3. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of sudden cardiac death and appropriate shock in the Comparison of Medical Therapy, Pacing, and Defibrillation in Heart Failure (COMPANION) Trial
    Leslie A Saxon
    Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Circulation 114:2766-72. 2006
    ..The factors that determine the risk for sudden death or implantable cardioverter defibrillator therapy in patients receiving cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) therapies are largely unknown...
  8. doi request reprint Long-term outcome after ICD and CRT implantation and influence of remote device follow-up: the ALTITUDE survival study
    Leslie A Saxon
    University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Institute, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Circulation 122:2359-67. 2010
    ..No clinical trial has evaluated mortality after device implantation or after shock therapy in large numbers of patients with implanted devices that regularly transmit device data over a network...
  9. doi request reprint Impact of cardiac resynchronization therapy on exercise performance, functional capacity, and quality of life in systolic heart failure with QRS prolongation: COMPANION trial sub-study
    Teresa De Marco
    University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Card Fail 14:9-18. 2008
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Results of the multicenter RENEWAL 3 AVT clinical study of cardiac resynchronization defibrillator therapy in patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation
    Leslie A Saxon
    USC Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA saxon usc edu
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:520-5. 2006
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Remote Active Monitoring in Patients with Heart Failure (RAPID-RF): design and rationale
    Leslie A Saxon
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Card Fail 13:241-6. 2007
    ..However, the use and ultimate utility of these combined features for patient management are untested...
  12. ncbi request reprint Septal to posterior wall motion delay fails to predict reverse remodeling or clinical improvement in patients undergoing cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Gregory M Marcus
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:2208-14. 2005
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  13. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive assessment of the biventricular pacing system
    Jonathan S Steinberg
    Division of Cardiology and Arrhythmia Service, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center and Columbia University, New York Scripps Hospital, La Jolla, California, USA
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 9:58-70. 2004
  14. ncbi request reprint Guideline adherence after ST-segment elevation versus non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Keith A Somma
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1510 San Pablo St, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:654-61. 2012
    ..Clinical guidelines recommend similar medical therapy for patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) and non-ST-segment elevation MI (NSTEMI)...
  15. doi request reprint Impact of relaxation training on patient-perceived measures of anxiety, pain, and outcomes after interventional electrophysiology procedures
    Antreas Hindoyan
    Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 34:821-6. 2011
    ..We sought to determine if a 30-minute audio compact disc (CD) that teaches relaxation techniques and wellness perception prior to an elective procedure impacts validated measures of anxiety, pain, and procedural outcomes...
  16. doi request reprint Unoperated congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries, nonrestrictive ventricular septal defect, and pulmonary stenosis in middle adulthood: do multiple wrongs make a right?
    Jerold S Shinbane
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Cardiovascular and Thoracic Institute, USC Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 3:123-9. 2012
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  17. doi request reprint Ventricular tachycardia in the era of ventricular assist devices
    David A Cesario
    CardioVascular Thoracic Institute CVTI at the Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1510 San Pablo Street N, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 22:359-63. 2011
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Taser-induced rapid ventricular myocardial capture demonstrated by pacemaker intracardiac electrograms
    Michael Cao
    Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:876-9. 2007
    ..We report the first case of a Taser application in a person with a dual-chamber pacemaker demonstrating evidence of Taser-induced myocardial capture...
  19. doi request reprint Novel use of a vascular plug to anchor an azygous vein ICD lead
    Yaniv Bar-Cohen
    Division of Cardiology, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 21:99-102. 2010
    ..Subsequent testing confirmed both adequate defibrillation and stable lead position...
  20. ncbi request reprint Resynchronization therapy for the treatment of heart failure
    Leslie A Saxon
    University of Southern California University Hospital, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
    Circulation 108:1044-8. 2003
  21. doi request reprint The role of cardiac electrophysiology in myocardial regenerative stem cell therapy
    Grace Huang
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, LAC USC Medical Center, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Cardiovasc Transl Res 4:61-5. 2011
    ..A therapeutic model that utilizes electrical stimulation and/or achieves cardiac resynchronization in conjunction with stem cell transplantation may be an effective means to achieve successful myocardial regenerative therapy...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cost effectiveness of cardiac resynchronization therapy in the Comparison of Medical Therapy, Pacing, and Defibrillation in Heart Failure (COMPANION) trial
    Arthur M Feldman
    Department of Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:2311-21. 2005
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Survival after tachyarrhythmic arrest--what are we waiting for?
    Leslie A Saxon
    N Engl J Med 358:77-9. 2008
  24. ncbi request reprint Ventricular resynchronization: a promising therapy for heart failure
    Uday N Kumar
    Division of Cardiology, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0001, USA
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 12:41-8. 2003
    ..Additionally, various aspects of completed and ongoing trials will be discussed...
  25. ncbi request reprint Cardiac resynchronization therapy for the treatment of heart failure in patients with intraventricular conduction delay and malignant ventricular tachyarrhythmias
    Steven L Higgins
    Scripps Memorial Hospital, La Jolla, California 92038 0028, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:1454-9. 2003
    ..This study was conducted to assess the safety and effectiveness of cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) when combined with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD)...
  26. ncbi request reprint A comparison of cardiac resynchronization by sequential biventricular pacing and left ventricular pacing to simultaneous biventricular pacing: rationale and design of the DECREASE-HF clinical trial
    David B De Lurgio
    Carlyle Fraser Heart Center, Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30365, USA
    J Card Fail 11:233-9. 2005
    ..Left ventricular pacing alone and sequential BiV pacing also show promise as alternative ways to deliver CRT, but have not been studied together in a large randomized trial...
  27. ncbi request reprint Patient selection for primary prevention ICDs--are eps shocking patients into consent?
    Leslie A Saxon
    J Card Fail 12:413-5. 2006
  28. ncbi request reprint Recommendations from the Heart Rhythm Society Task Force on Device Performance Policies and Guidelines Endorsed by the American College of Cardiology Foundation (ACCF) and the American Heart Association (AHA) and the International Coalition of Pacing and
    Mark D Carlson
    University Hospitals of Cleveland and Case Western Reserve University, OH, USA
    Heart Rhythm 3:1250-73. 2006
  29. ncbi request reprint Selection of patients for CRT--prevention or reversal of remodeling as a therapeutic endpoint for CRT
    Michael Cao
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:1293-4. 2006
  30. ncbi request reprint Defining response and defining how we measure response to CRT
    Leslie A Saxon
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:1020-1. 2007
  31. ncbi request reprint Influence of diabetes on cardiac resynchronization therapy with or without defibrillator in patients with advanced heart failure
    Jalal K Ghali
    Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    J Card Fail 13:769-73. 2007
    ..We performed a post hoc analysis to determine the influence of cardiac resynchronization therapy with a defibrillator (CRT-D) or without a defibrillator (CRT-P) on outcomes among diabetic patients with advanced heart failure (HF)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Heart failure and Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) therapy: Update and perspective on current primary prevention trials
    Leslie A Saxon
    Cardiac Electrophysiology Department, University of California, San Francisco 94143 1354, USA
    J Card Fail 8:161-6. 2002
    ..Recently completed studies have evaluated the role of the Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) in extending life in the letting of left ventricular dysfunction...