M M Scheinman

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical and electrophysiologic characteristics of left septal atrial tachycardia
    Nassir F Marrouche
    Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Department of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:1133-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory electrocardiographic evidence of transmural dispersion of repolarization in patients with long-QT syndrome type 1 and 2
    Matti Viitasalo
    Department of Medicine, Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Circulation 106:2473-8. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Use of ibutilide in cardioversion of patients with atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter treated with class IC agents
    Richard H Hongo
    University of California, San Francisco 94143 1354, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:864-8. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint History of Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome
    Melvin M Scheinman
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1354, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 28:152-6. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Ratio of late to early T-wave peak amplitude in 24-h electrocardiographic recordings as indicator of symptom history in patients with long-QT Syndrome types 1 and 2
    Matti Viitasalo
    Department of Cardiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:112-20. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Role of the His-Purkinje system in the genesis of cardiac arrhythmia
    Melvin M Scheinman
    Department of Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Heart Rhythm 6:1050-8. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint The year in clinical cardiac electrophysiology
    Melvin M Scheinman
    Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:2061-9. 2007
  8. doi request reprint The year in review of clinical cardiac electrophysiology
    Melvin M Scheinman
    Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:2075-81. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint The year in clinical electrophysiology
    Melvin M Scheinman
    Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:790-5. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Atrial flutter: historical notes--part 1
    Melvin M Scheinman
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco 94143 1354, California, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 27:379-81. 2004

Research Grants

  1. Gene Targets of NKX 2.5 in the Conduction System
    Melvin Scheinman; Fiscal Year: 2004

Detail Information

Publications74

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical and electrophysiologic characteristics of left septal atrial tachycardia
    Nassir F Marrouche
    Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Department of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:1133-9. 2002
    ..It was the purpose of this study to define the electrophysiologic (EP) identity of left septal atrial tachycardia (AT)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory electrocardiographic evidence of transmural dispersion of repolarization in patients with long-QT syndrome type 1 and 2
    Matti Viitasalo
    Department of Medicine, Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Circulation 106:2473-8. 2002
    ..The interval from T-wave peak to T-wave end (TPE interval) is the clinical counterpart of TDR. We explored the relationship of TPE interval to heart rate and to the presence of symptoms in patients with LQT1 and LQT2...
  3. ncbi request reprint Use of ibutilide in cardioversion of patients with atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter treated with class IC agents
    Richard H Hongo
    University of California, San Francisco 94143 1354, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:864-8. 2004
    ..We sought to assess the efficacy and safety of ibutilide cardioversion for those with atrial fibrillation (AF) or atrial flutter (AFL) receiving long-term treatmentwith class IC agents...
  4. ncbi request reprint History of Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome
    Melvin M Scheinman
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1354, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 28:152-6. 2005
    ..first described the gene responsible for a familial form of WPW. The current ability to cure patients with WPW is due to the splendid contributions of individuals from diverse disciplines from throughout the world...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ratio of late to early T-wave peak amplitude in 24-h electrocardiographic recordings as indicator of symptom history in patients with long-QT Syndrome types 1 and 2
    Matti Viitasalo
    Department of Cardiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:112-20. 2006
    ..3 +/- 0.8; p < 0.001) and in LQT2 patients (2.6 +/- 1.0 vs. 1.7 +/- 0.5; p < 0.001). The maximal amplitude ratio between late and early T-wave peaks was independently associated with symptom history in both LQT1 and LQT2 patients...
  6. doi request reprint Role of the His-Purkinje system in the genesis of cardiac arrhythmia
    Melvin M Scheinman
    Department of Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Heart Rhythm 6:1050-8. 2009
    ..A rich variety of cardiac arrhythmias appears to involve the ventricular specialized conduction system and may be amenable to ablative therapy...
  7. ncbi request reprint The year in clinical cardiac electrophysiology
    Melvin M Scheinman
    Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:2061-9. 2007
  8. doi request reprint The year in review of clinical cardiac electrophysiology
    Melvin M Scheinman
    Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:2075-81. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint The year in clinical electrophysiology
    Melvin M Scheinman
    Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:790-5. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Atrial flutter: historical notes--part 1
    Melvin M Scheinman
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco 94143 1354, California, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 27:379-81. 2004
  11. ncbi request reprint Exercise-induced ventricular arrhythmias in patients with no structural cardiac disease
    Melvin M Scheinman
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Annu Rev Med 57:473-84. 2006
    ..Most of these patients will respond to beta-blocker therapy but a significant minority (30%) will require a defibrillator. Advances in genetic testing allow better understanding of this syndrome...
  12. ncbi request reprint The history of AV nodal reentry
    Melvin M Scheinman
    University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 1354, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 28:1232-7. 2005
    ..Cure of AV nodal reentry which is the most common cause of paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia became possible through the cooperative efforts of anatomists, physiologists, surgeons, and clinical electrophysiologists...
  13. ncbi request reprint NASPE Plenary Lecture 2001. Catheter ablation: a personal perspective
    M M Scheinman
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 12:1083-8. 2001
    ..quot;AV nodal reentrant tachycardia" may involve a nodofascicular tract. A new classification of atrial flutter is proposed and various causes of atrial fibrillation are discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Atrial flutter: Part II Nomenclature
    Melvin M Scheinman
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1354, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 27:504-6. 2004
  15. ncbi request reprint Reflections on the first catheter ablation of the atrioventricular junction
    Melvin A Scheinman
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1354, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 26:2315-6. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint The year in clinical electrophysiology
    Melvin M Scheinman
    Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:1207-13. 2006
  17. ncbi request reprint Body surface mapping of counterclockwise and clockwise typical atrial flutter: a comparative analysis with endocardial activation sequence mapping
    A SippensGroenewegen
    Department of Medicine and the Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco 94143 1354, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 35:1276-87. 2000
    ..This study was directed at developing spatial 62-lead electrocardiogram (ECG) criteria for classification of counterclockwise (CCW) and clockwise (CW) typical atrial flutter (Fl) in patients with and without structural heart disease...
  18. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological effects of ibutilide in patients with accessory pathways
    K A Glatter
    Cardiovascular Research Institute and Section of Adult and Pediatric Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Circulation 104:1933-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: We report the use of ibutilide in terminating AP-mediated AF, including the first report in the pediatric population. Ibutilide prolonged refractoriness of the atrioventricular node, His-Purkinje system, and AP...
  19. ncbi request reprint Optimizing the detection of bidirectional block across the flutter isthmus for patients with typical isthmus-dependent atrial flutter
    Iqwal Mangat
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:559-64. 2003
    ..5% in group A and 4.3% in group B (p = 0.043). Thus, assessment of BDB by placement of a multipolar catheter across the SI after ablation of typical Afl is associated with a significant reduction in long-term recurrence of Afl...
  20. ncbi request reprint The scintigraphic characteristics of ventricular pre-excitation through Mahaim fibers with the use of phase analysis
    N Schechtmann
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143
    J Am Coll Cardiol 13:882-91. 1989
    ..Objective, yet imperfect phase measurements supported these differences. Such image findings may complement the often complex electrophysiologic evaluation of patients presenting with pre-excitation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Catecholamine dependent accessory pathway automaticity
    Zian H Tseng
    Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 27:1005-7. 2004
    ..This automatic rhythm was transient and dependent on catecholamine administration. One month after successful ablation, an exercise treadmill test (ETT) did not demonstrate any pre-excitation or ectopy...
  22. ncbi request reprint Role of invasive electrophysiologic testing in the evaluation and management of adult patients with focal junctional tachycardia
    Mohamed H Hamdan
    University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Card Electrophysiol Rev 6:431-5. 2002
    ..Others recommended mapping the perinodal region and applying radiofrequency ablation at the site where catheter manipulation resulted in tachycardia termination. Using this ablative approach, the risk of AV block is around 5-10%...
  23. ncbi request reprint Biophysical characteristics of radiofrequency lesion formation in vivo: dynamics of catheter tip-tissue contact evaluated by intracardiac echocardiography
    J M Kalman
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143 1354, USA
    Am Heart J 133:8-18. 1997
    ..In addition, intracardiac echocardiography could be used prospectively to improve the percentage of good contact applications and increase the lesion size...
  24. ncbi request reprint The 1998 NASPE prospective catheter ablation registry
    M M Scheinman
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 23:1020-8. 2000
    ..In addition, we found no differences in incidence of success or complications comparing large volume centers (> 100 ablation/year) with lower volume centers or between teaching and non-teaching hospitals...
  25. ncbi request reprint Atypical right atrial flutter patterns
    Y Yang
    Cardiovascular Research Institute and Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Circulation 103:3092-8. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Atypical right AFL is most commonly associated with an isthmus-dependent mechanism (ie, LLR or subeustachian isthmus breaks). Non-isthmus-dependent circuits include upper loop reentry or scar-related circuits...
  26. ncbi request reprint Etiologic considerations in the patient with syncope and an apparently normal heart
    Nora Goldschlager
    Cardiology Division, 1001 Potrero Ave, Room 5G1, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:151-62. 2003
  27. ncbi request reprint Mechanism of conversion of atypical right atrial flutter to atrial fibrillation
    Yanfei Yang
    Cardiovascular Research Institute and Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 1354, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:46-52. 2003
    ..Bidirectional cavotricuspid isthmus block is associated with cure or control of AF in approximately 50% of patients with AFL...
  28. pmc Test characteristics of neck fullness and witnessed neck pulsations in the diagnosis of typical AV nodal reentrant tachycardia
    Rahul Sakhuja
    Division of Cardiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Cardiol 32:E13-8. 2009
    ..Claims in the medical literature suggest that neck fullness and witnessed neck pulsations are useful in the diagnosis of typical AV nodal reentrant tachycardia (AVNRT)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Inefficacy and proarrhythmic effects of flecainide and encainide for sustained ventricular tachycardia and ventricular fibrillation
    J M Herre
    University of California, San Francisco
    Ann Intern Med 113:671-6. 1990
    ..To assess the efficacy of encainide and flecainide in treating patients with sustained ventricular arrhythmias...
  30. ncbi request reprint Narrow complex tachycardia with VA block: diagnostic and therapeutic implications
    M H Hamdan
    University of Texas, Southwestern Dallas Veteran s Affairs Medical Center, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 21:1196-206. 1998
    ..The presence of a nodofascicular pathway is common in patients with narrow complex tachycardia and VA block. Unlike AV nodal reentry and automatic junctional tachycardia, the response to ablation is poor...
  31. ncbi request reprint Initiation of antidromic reciprocating tachycardia: what is the mechanism?
    Gregory M Marcus
    Division of Cardiology, Section of Electrophysiology, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Heart Rhythm 3:865. 2006
  32. ncbi request reprint Threentry: what is the mechanism?
    Gregory M Marcus
    Division of Cardiology, Section of Electrophysiology, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Heart Rhythm 3:746-7. 2006
  33. doi request reprint Alcohol intake is significantly associated with atrial flutter in patients under 60 years of age and a shorter right atrial effective refractory period
    Gregory M Marcus
    Division of Cardiology, Electrophysiology Section, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:266-72. 2008
    ..Although evidence suggests that alcohol is associated with atrial fibrillation (AF), the association between alcohol and atrial flutter (AFL) has not been examined. The mechanism connecting alcohol and atrial arrhythmias is unknown...
  34. pmc Donepezil-associated bradyarrhythmia in a patient with dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB)
    Michael H Rosenbloom
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco Memory and Aging Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 24:209-11. 2010
    ..Owing to underlying autonomic dysfunction, patients with DLB may be at increased risk of bradyarrhythmia resulting from treatment with acetylcholinesterase inhibitors...
  35. ncbi request reprint Protected circumferential conduction in the posterior atrioventricular vestibule of the left atrium: electrophysiologic and anatomic correlates
    Jie Cheng
    Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 1354, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 28:692-701. 2005
    ..The anatomic substrate for protected isthmus conduction in the right atrium has been well defined. Little is known of similar substrates in the left atrium (LA)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Reentry within the cavotricuspid isthmus: an isthmus dependent circuit
    Yanfei Yang
    Department of Medicine Cardiac Electrophysiology Section, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 28:808-18. 2005
    ..We describe a new cavotricuspid isthmus (CTI) circuit...
  37. pmc Markers of inflammation before and after curative ablation of atrial flutter
    Gregory M Marcus
    Division of Cardiology, Electrophysiology Section, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1354, USA
    Heart Rhythm 5:215-21. 2008
    ..Atrial arrhythmias are associated with inflammation. The cause and effect of the association are unknown...
  38. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological response of the right atrium to ibutilide during typical atrial flutter
    Jie Cheng
    Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif 94143 1354, USA
    Circulation 106:814-9. 2002
    ..The efficacy of ibutilide in conversion of atrial fibrillation and flutter (AFL) has been demonstrated. However, its electrophysiological effects on human atria have not been fully studied...
  39. doi request reprint Exercise-induced polymorphic ventricular tachycardia in adults without structural heart disease
    Justin Hong Jie Tan
    School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:1142-6. 2008
    ..In conclusion, these patients appear to respond well to beta-blocker or calcium channel blocker therapy with decreased ectopic complexity and an increased heart rate threshold for inducing VA...
  40. ncbi request reprint Famotidine and long QT syndrome
    Ken W Lee
    Division of Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology Section, University of California at San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, MU East 4, Box 1354, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:1325-7. 2004
    ..However, the association of famotidine and acquired long QT syndrome has rarely been reported. We report 2 cases of famotidine-associated acquired long QT syndrome...
  41. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of sotalol treatment in symptomatic Brugada syndrome
    Kathryn A Glatter
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:1320-2. 2004
    ..Genetic testing revealed that he carried a Brugada syndrome sodium channel SCN5A mutation (4189delT). This finding suggests that sotalol may be of therapeutic benefit in such patients...
  42. pmc A first-degree family history in lone atrial fibrillation patients
    Gregory M Marcus
    Division of Cardiology, Electrophysiology Section, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Heart Rhythm 5:826-30. 2008
    ..A family history of AF in lone AF patients has not previously been compared with a family history of patients with AF and established risk factors (non-lone AF)...
  43. pmc Efficacy of antiarrhythmic drugs in arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy: a report from the North American ARVC Registry
    Gregory M Marcus
    Division of Cardiology, Electrophysiology Section, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 1354, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:609-15. 2009
    ..This study sought to examine the efficacy of empiric antiarrhythmic drugs in a rigorously characterized cohort of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC) patients...
  44. ncbi request reprint Surface electrocardiographic characteristics of right and left atrial flutter
    Andres Bochoeyer
    Cardiovascular Research Institute and Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California, San Francisco 94143 1354, USA
    Circulation 108:60-6. 2003
    ..There is little information about the surface expression of non-cavotricuspid isthmus (CTI)-dependent right atrial (RA) or left atrial (LA) flutter circuits...
  45. pmc Intracardiac and extracardiac markers of inflammation during atrial fibrillation
    Gregory M Marcus
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Heart Rhythm 7:149-54. 2010
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Using the initial vector from surface electrocardiogram to distinguish the site of outflow tract tachycardia
    Yanfei Yang
    Department of Medicine Cardiac Electrophysiology Section, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 1354, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:891-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine whether initial vector force might best distinguish tachycardias arising from the right ventricular (RV) outflow tract (OT) versus aortic sinus cusps (ASCs)...
  47. ncbi request reprint Characterization of a KCNQ1/KVLQT1 polymorphism in Asian families with LQT2: implications for genetic testing
    Dipika Sharma
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of California, Davis One Shields Avenue, TB 172 Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Mol Cell Cardiol 37:79-89. 2004
    ..These findings underscore the importance of distinguishing channel polymorphisms from mutations pathogenic for LQTS and emphasize the importance of using appropriate ethnically matched controls in the genotypic analysis of LQTS...
  48. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of a ventricular extrastimulus from the summit of the ventricular septum in diagnosis of septal accessory pathway in patients with supraventricular tachycardia
    Takehiko Matsushita
    Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:643-6. 2004
    ..05). A VES during His bundle refractoriness from the RV summit increases the diagnostic yield for both the presence of an AP and its participation in the tachycardia circuit with respect to RV apical VES...
  49. ncbi request reprint Chemical cardioversion of atrial fibrillation or flutter with ibutilide in patients receiving amiodarone therapy
    K Glatter
    Cardiovascular Research Institute and Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California, San Francisco 94143-1354, USA
    Circulation 103:253-7. 2001
    ..Despite QT-interval prolongation after ibutilide, only 1 episode of torsade de pointes occurred. Our observations suggest that combination therapy may be a useful cardioversion method for chronic atrial fibrillation or flutter...
  50. pmc Protracted CRP elevation after atrial fibrillation ablation
    James M McCabe
    Division of Cardiology, Electrophysiology Section, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:1146-51. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that this early recurrence is due to an inflammatory response to the ablation itself. We therefore sought to evaluate levels of CRP after AF ablation...
  51. pmc Regional left atrial voltage in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Gregory M Marcus
    Division of Cardiology, Electrophysiology Section, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1354, USA
    Heart Rhythm 4:138-44. 2007
    ..Regional differences in fibrosis, particularly related to the posterior wall and septum, may be important in atrial fibrillation (AF). Using electroanatomic mapping, voltage can be used as a measure of fibrosis...
  52. doi request reprint Calcium-triggered short-coupled polymorphous ventricular tachycardia
    Doreen DeFaria Yeh
    Department of Medicine, Electrophysiology, University of California, Electrophysiology Service, 500 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 1354, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 33:117-22. 2010
    ..The potential mechanisms for calcium triggering of these arrhythmias are discussed...
  53. ncbi request reprint Define the mechanism of the tachycardia and explain the results of para-Hisian pacing
    Takehiko Matsushita
    Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 1354, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 15:504-5. 2004
  54. ncbi request reprint Site specificity of transverse crista terminalis conduction in patients with atrial flutter
    Yanfei Yang
    Cardiovascular Research Institute, Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 28:34-43. 2005
    ..The causes of transcristal conduction (TC) in patients with atrial flutter (AFL) are unknown...
  55. ncbi request reprint Significance of bundle branch block during atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia
    Tetsuo Yagi
    Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California San Francisco, 94143 1354, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:1184-9. 2003
    ..The data suggest that fibers in the His bundle are predestined to activate the right bundle branch, and in AVNRT the lower turnaround point may be within the His bundle...
  56. ncbi request reprint Differentiation between LQT1 and LQT2 patients and unaffected subjects using 24-hour electrocardiographic recordings
    Matti Viitasalo
    Department of Medicine, Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:679-85. 2002
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint The 12-lead electrocardiogram in supraventricular tachycardia
    Uday N Kumar
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, 500 Parnassus Avenue, Box 1354, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Cardiol Clin 24:427-37, ix. 2006
    ..It concludes by providing a systematic algorithm for diagnosing SVT based on the findings of the 12-lead ECG...
  58. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic ventricular tachycardia: Diagnosis and management
    Nitish Badhwar
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Curr Probl Cardiol 32:7-43. 2007
    ..This review describes the clinical features, ECG recognition, and management of idiopathic monomorphic VT...
  59. ncbi request reprint Atrial tachycardia arising from the coronary sinus musculature: electrophysiological characteristics and long-term outcomes of radiofrequency ablation
    Nitish Badhwar
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:1921-30. 2005
    ..We sought to describe the electrophysiological features and long-term outcome after radiofrequency catheter ablation (RFCA) of atrial tachycardia (AT) arising from the coronary sinus (CS) musculature...
  60. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation therapy: rate versus rhythm control
    Melvin M Scheinman
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 26:1175-7. 2003
  61. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA/ESC guidelines for the management of patients with supraventricular arrhythmias--executive summary: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines and the European Society of Cardiology
    Carina Blomstrom-Lundqvist
    Circulation 108:1871-909. 2003
  62. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA/ESC guidelines for the management of patients with supraventricular arrhythmias--executive summary. a report of the American college of cardiology/American heart association task force on practice guidelines and the European society of cardiology
    Carina Blomstrom-Lundqvist
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:1493-531. 2003
  63. doi request reprint Supraventricular tachycardia--part I
    Ken W Lee
    Curr Probl Cardiol 33:467-546. 2008
    ..This monograph provides an in-depth discussion of the history, presentation, mechanism, and treatment strategies of the most commonly encountered SVTs. The monograph is divided into two parts. The first part is presented here...
  64. ncbi request reprint Atrial flutter: a review of its history, mechanisms, clinical features, and current therapy
    Ken W Lee
    Curr Probl Cardiol 30:121-67. 2005
  65. ncbi request reprint Lower loop reentry as a mechanism of clockwise right atrial flutter
    Shulong Zhang
    Texas Heart Institute St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Circulation 109:1630-5. 2004
    ..Right atrial flutter with positive flutter waves in the inferior ECG leads has been assumed to rotate as a single reentrant activation wave front around the TA, and the role of LLR in those patients is not known...
  66. ncbi request reprint Method to predict isthmus location in ventricular tachycardia caused by reentry with a double-loop pattern
    Edward J Ciaccio
    Department of Pharmacology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 16:528-36. 2005
    ..Herein is described a method of sinus-rhythm electrogram shape analysis, that does not require arbitrary threshold values, for localization of double-loop reentrant circuits that drive clinical tachycardias...
  67. ncbi request reprint Left septal atrial flutter: electrophysiology, anatomy, and results of ablation
    Nassir F Marrouche
    Section of Pacing and Electrophysiology, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Circulation 109:2440-7. 2004
    ..We describe the clinical and electrophysiological characteristics of a novel macroreentrant form of left atrial flutter circuit...
  68. ncbi request reprint Electroanatomic analysis of sinus impulse propagation in normal human atria
    Melvin M Scheinman
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 13:11-2. 2002
  69. ncbi request reprint Familial preexcitation and pseudo-preexcitation syndromes
    Melvin M Scheinman
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:733-4. 2006
  70. ncbi request reprint Localization and radiofrequency ablation of atriofascicular pathways using electroanatomic mapping
    Hakan Paydak
    Departments of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Electrocardiol 36:105-10. 2003
    ..At this site, each pathway was ablated with one radiofrequency lesion. We describe 2 cases where electroanatomic mapping of the right ventricle was used to map and ablate atriofascicular pathways...
  71. doi request reprint J-point elevation in survivors of primary ventricular fibrillation and matched control subjects: incidence and clinical significance
    Raphael Rosso
    Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:1231-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether J-point elevation is a marker of arrhythmic risk...
  72. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic findings and the search for a gold standard in patients with arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia
    Melvin M Scheinman
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:866-7. 2005
  73. doi request reprint Supraventricular tachycardia-Part II: History, presentation, mechanism, and treatment
    Ken W Lee
    Curr Probl Cardiol 33:557-622. 2008
    ..The remaining SVTs are covered in the second part, which is presented here...
  74. ncbi request reprint Preventing atrial flutter by preventing inflammation
    Gregory M Marcus
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:82-3. 2008

Research Grants1

  1. Gene Targets of NKX 2.5 in the Conduction System
    Melvin Scheinman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..MinK and HCN-1) in the pathogenesis of arrhythmias in the ventricular restricted knockout mouse model. This will be done by using in-situ hybridization and immunohistochemistry to follow the pattern of expression of these ion channels. ..