Marcelle D Smit

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Center Groningen
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Role of inflammation in early atrial fibrillation recurrence
    Marcelle D Smit
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, PO Box 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    Europace 14:810-7. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Persistent atrial fibrillation is associated with appropriate shocks and heart failure in patients with left ventricular dysfunction treated with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator
    Michiel Rienstra
    Department of Cardiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Am Heart J 153:120-6. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Right ventricular pacing and the risk of heart failure in implantable cardioverter-defibrillator patients
    Marcelle D Smit
    Department of Cardiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Heart Rhythm 3:1397-403. 2006
  4. doi request reprint The importance of whether atrial fibrillation or heart failure develops first
    Marcelle D Smit
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Heart Fail 14:1030-40. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Effect of lenient versus strict rate control on cardiac remodeling in patients with atrial fibrillation data of the RACE II (RAte Control Efficacy in permanent atrial fibrillation II) study
    Marcelle D Smit
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:942-9. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Prognostic importance of natriuretic peptides and atrial fibrillation in patients receiving cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Marcelle D Smit
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Heart Fail 13:543-50. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Upstream therapy of atrial fibrillation
    Marcelle D Smit
    Department of Cardiology, Thorax Center, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 7:763-78. 2009
  8. doi request reprint The value and limitations of a wound inspection clinic after cardiac device implantation
    J Han H Deuling
    Department of Cardiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 8:288-92. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation predicts appropriate shocks in primary prevention implantable cardioverter-defibrillator patients
    Marcelle D Smit
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, P O Box 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    Europace 8:566-72. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Myocardial perfusion imaging does not adequately assess the risk of coronary artery disease in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Marcelle D Smit
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, PO Box 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    Europace 12:643-8. 2010

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Role of inflammation in early atrial fibrillation recurrence
    Marcelle D Smit
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, PO Box 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    Europace 14:810-7. 2012
    ..Differences in timing of AF recurrence may depend on different types of mechanisms. The aim of this study was to assess the mechanisms involved in early AF recurrence in patients with short-lasting AF...
  2. ncbi request reprint Persistent atrial fibrillation is associated with appropriate shocks and heart failure in patients with left ventricular dysfunction treated with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator
    Michiel Rienstra
    Department of Cardiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Am Heart J 153:120-6. 2007
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  3. ncbi request reprint Right ventricular pacing and the risk of heart failure in implantable cardioverter-defibrillator patients
    Marcelle D Smit
    Department of Cardiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Heart Rhythm 3:1397-403. 2006
    ..Right ventricular (RV) pacing in implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) patients may have detrimental effects on morbidity and mortality, in particular by inducing heart failure (HF)...
  4. doi request reprint The importance of whether atrial fibrillation or heart failure develops first
    Marcelle D Smit
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Heart Fail 14:1030-40. 2012
    ..We assessed the prognosis of AF patients hospitalized for heart failure based on the timing of AF and heart failure development...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of lenient versus strict rate control on cardiac remodeling in patients with atrial fibrillation data of the RACE II (RAte Control Efficacy in permanent atrial fibrillation II) study
    Marcelle D Smit
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:942-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate echocardiographic remodeling in permanent atrial fibrillation (AF) patients treated with either lenient or strict rate control...
  6. doi request reprint Prognostic importance of natriuretic peptides and atrial fibrillation in patients receiving cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Marcelle D Smit
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Heart Fail 13:543-50. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the prognostic value of natriuretic peptides and atrial fibrillation (AF) on response to cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) and mortality...
  7. doi request reprint Upstream therapy of atrial fibrillation
    Marcelle D Smit
    Department of Cardiology, Thorax Center, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 7:763-78. 2009
    ..e., secondary prevention). Larger clinical trials are required to further elucidate the position of upstream therapy in the primary and secondary prevention of atrial fibrillation...
  8. doi request reprint The value and limitations of a wound inspection clinic after cardiac device implantation
    J Han H Deuling
    Department of Cardiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 8:288-92. 2009
    ..Due to the growing number of cardiac device implantations it is important to develop methods to reduce device-implantation related complications...
  9. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation predicts appropriate shocks in primary prevention implantable cardioverter-defibrillator patients
    Marcelle D Smit
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, P O Box 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    Europace 8:566-72. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether AF is associated with appropriate shocks and cardiovascular mortality in primary prevention ICD patients with left ventricular dysfunction...
  10. doi request reprint Myocardial perfusion imaging does not adequately assess the risk of coronary artery disease in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Marcelle D Smit
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, PO Box 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    Europace 12:643-8. 2010
    ..This study investigated the value of myocardial perfusion single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) in the assessment of risk of CAD in patients with a history of AF...
  11. ncbi request reprint Should aldosterone blockade be used beyond current indications in heart failure?
    Marcelle D Smit
    Department of Cardiology, Thorax Center, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen 9700 RB, The Netherlands
    Curr Heart Fail Rep 6:117-25. 2009
    ..It is hoped that the results of large randomized clinical trials further elucidate the indications of ARAs beyond current guidelines...
  12. doi request reprint New risk factors for atrial fibrillation: causes of 'not-so-lone atrial fibrillation'
    Bas A Schoonderwoerd
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, PO Box 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    Europace 10:668-73. 2008
    ..In this review, we address these 'new risk factors' (i.e. as opposed to the classical risk factors) and the mechanisms by which they lead to AF...
  13. pmc Rationale and current perspective for early rhythm control therapy in atrial fibrillation
    Isabelle C Van Gelder
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Europace 13:1517-25. 2011
    ..In the present paper we describe the background of these studies and provide some information on their design...