Mintu P Turakhia

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Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Transforming the care of atrial fibrillation with mobile health
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 47:45-50. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Atrial Fibrillation Burden and Short-Term Risk of Stroke: Case-Crossover Analysis of Continuously Recorded Heart Rhythm From Cardiac Electronic Implanted Devices
    Mintu P Turakhia
    From the Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, CA M P T, S K S, J F, C T T Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA M P T Medtronic Cardiac Rhythm Disease Management, Mounds View, MN P D Z San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, CA E K K and Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston Y C, D E S
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 8:1040-7. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Economic Burden of Undiagnosed Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation in the United States
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University Hospital, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 116:733-9. 2015
  4. pmc Increased mortality associated with digoxin in contemporary patients with atrial fibrillation: findings from the TREAT-AF study
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California Electronic address
    J Am Coll Cardiol 64:660-8. 2014
  5. pmc Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome: where is the pathway?
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Electrophysiology Section, Department of Medicine, Stanford University
    Indian Pacing Electrophysiol J 9:130-3. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Burden, timing, and relationship of cardiovascular hospitalization to mortality among Medicare beneficiaries with newly diagnosed atrial fibrillation
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA Electronic address
    Am Heart J 166:573-80. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Diagnostic utility of a novel leadless arrhythmia monitoring device
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 112:520-4. 2013
  8. doi request reprint US health care policy and reform: implications for cardiac electrophysiology
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Ave, 111C, Palo Alto, CA 9430, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 36:129-36. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Differences and trends in stroke prevention anticoagulation in primary care vs cardiology specialty management of new atrial fibrillation: The Retrospective Evaluation and Assessment of Therapies in AF (TREAT-AF) study
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Am Heart J 165:93-101.e1. 2013
  10. pmc Increase in end-systolic volume after exercise independently predicts mortality in patients with coronary heart disease: data from the Heart and Soul Study
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Department of Medicine Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Eur Heart J 30:2478-84. 2009

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. ncbi request reprint Transforming the care of atrial fibrillation with mobile health
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 47:45-50. 2016
    ..We also describe important barriers and challenges, such as clinical management of large volumes of data, application of predictive analytics/machine learning, and the need for high-quality randomized clinical trials...
  2. doi request reprint Atrial Fibrillation Burden and Short-Term Risk of Stroke: Case-Crossover Analysis of Continuously Recorded Heart Rhythm From Cardiac Electronic Implanted Devices
    Mintu P Turakhia
    From the Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, CA M P T, S K S, J F, C T T Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA M P T Medtronic Cardiac Rhythm Disease Management, Mounds View, MN P D Z San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, CA E K K and Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston Y C, D E S
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 8:1040-7. 2015
    ..We evaluated this relationship via a case-crossover analysis of ischemic strokes in a large cohort of patients with cardiac implantable electronic devices...
  3. doi request reprint Economic Burden of Undiagnosed Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation in the United States
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University Hospital, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 116:733-9. 2015
    ....
  4. pmc Increased mortality associated with digoxin in contemporary patients with atrial fibrillation: findings from the TREAT-AF study
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California Electronic address
    J Am Coll Cardiol 64:660-8. 2014
    ..Despite endorsement of digoxin in clinical practice guidelines, there exist limited data on its safety in atrial fibrillation/flutter (AF)...
  5. pmc Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome: where is the pathway?
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Electrophysiology Section, Department of Medicine, Stanford University
    Indian Pacing Electrophysiol J 9:130-3. 2009
    ..Therefore, investigation of the coronary sinus and its branches may allow for effective ablation without the need for left ventricular access...
  6. doi request reprint Burden, timing, and relationship of cardiovascular hospitalization to mortality among Medicare beneficiaries with newly diagnosed atrial fibrillation
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA Electronic address
    Am Heart J 166:573-80. 2013
    ..Limited data exist on the burden and relationship of cardiovascular (CV) hospitalization to mortality after newly diagnosed with atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  7. doi request reprint Diagnostic utility of a novel leadless arrhythmia monitoring device
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 112:520-4. 2013
    ..These findings could have significant implications for device selection, monitoring duration, and care pathways for arrhythmia evaluation and AF surveillance...
  8. doi request reprint US health care policy and reform: implications for cardiac electrophysiology
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Ave, 111C, Palo Alto, CA 9430, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 36:129-36. 2013
    ..In this brief review, we will provide background and context to the problem of rising health care costs and describe salient reforms and their projected impacts on the field and practice of cardiac electrophysiology...
  9. doi request reprint Differences and trends in stroke prevention anticoagulation in primary care vs cardiology specialty management of new atrial fibrillation: The Retrospective Evaluation and Assessment of Therapies in AF (TREAT-AF) study
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Am Heart J 165:93-101.e1. 2013
    ..Atrial fibrillation and flutter (AF, collectively) cause stroke. We evaluated whether treating specialty influences warfarin prescription in patients with newly diagnosed AF...
  10. pmc Increase in end-systolic volume after exercise independently predicts mortality in patients with coronary heart disease: data from the Heart and Soul Study
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Department of Medicine Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Eur Heart J 30:2478-84. 2009
    ..We investigated the role of the change in ESV at rest and after peak exercise on mortality among patients with stable coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Sudden cardiac death and implantable cardioverter-defibrillators
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, CA 94304 5588, USA
    Am Fam Physician 82:1357-66. 2010
    ..Consultation with a subspecialist and interrogation of the ICD can determine if shocks were appropriate or inappropriate and can facilitate management...
  12. ncbi request reprint JICE goes "social"
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Stanford University, 3801 Miranda Ave 111C, Palo Alto, CA, 94304, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 32:79-80. 2011
    ..We encourage you to take the plunge and connect to our Facebook page...
  13. pmc Impact of advanced age on survival in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators
    Cara N Pellegrini
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Europace 10:1296-301. 2008
    ..The purpose of our study is to understand the influence of age on mortality after ICD implantation...
  14. doi request reprint Association of CHADS2, CHA2DS2-VASc, and R2CHADS2 scores with left atrial dysfunction in patients with coronary heart disease (from the Heart and Soul study)
    Farnaz Azarbal
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Palo Alto, California
    Am J Cardiol 113:1166-72. 2014
    ..These findings merit further study to determine the role of LA dysfunction in cardioembolic stroke and the value of LAFI for risk stratification...
  15. pmc Amiodarone and risk of death in contemporary patients with atrial fibrillation: Findings from The Retrospective Evaluation and Assessment of Therapies in AF study
    Aditya J Ullal
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
    Am Heart J 170:1033-1041.e1. 2015
    ..There are limited data on mortality outcomes associated with use of amiodarone in atrial fibrillation and flutter (AF)...
  16. doi request reprint Impact of Baseline Stroke Risk and Bleeding Risk on Warfarin International Normalized Ratio Control in Atrial Fibrillation (from the TREAT-AF Study)
    Jessica A Hellyer
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California
    Am J Cardiol 119:268-274. 2017
    ..These findings may paradoxically limit warfarin's efficacy and safety in high-risk patients and may explain observed increased bleeding and stroke rates in this cohort...
  17. doi request reprint Safety and Clinical Outcomes of Catheter Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation in Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease
    Aditya J Ullal
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 28:39-48. 2017
    ..We therefore assessed the association of CKD with common safety and clinical outcomes in a nationwide sample of ablation recipients...
  18. pmc Feasibility of extended ambulatory electrocardiogram monitoring to identify silent atrial fibrillation in high-risk patients: the Screening Study for Undiagnosed Atrial Fibrillation (STUDY-AF)
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Department of Cardiology, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California
    Clin Cardiol 38:285-92. 2015
    ..Identification of silent atrial fibrillation (AF) could prevent stroke and other sequelae...
  19. doi request reprint Racial Differences in Quality of Anticoagulation Therapy for Atrial Fibrillation (from the TREAT-AF Study)
    Celina Yong
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California
    Am J Cardiol 117:61-8. 2016
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  20. pmc Left atrial function predicts heart failure hospitalization in subjects with preserved ejection fraction and coronary heart disease: longitudinal data from the Heart and Soul Study
    Christine C Welles
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 59:673-80. 2012
    ..This study sought to determine whether left atrial (LA) dysfunction predicts heart failure (HF) hospitalization in subjects with preserved baseline ejection fraction (EF)...
  21. doi request reprint Ability of microvolt T-wave alternans to modify risk assessment of ventricular tachyarrhythmic events: a meta-analysis
    Anurag Gupta
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Am Heart J 163:354-64. 2012
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  22. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of pharmacologic and invasive therapies for stroke prophylaxis in atrial fibrillation
    Matthew D Solomon
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Healthcare System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 13:86-96. 2012
    ....
  23. pmc Defibrillator implantations for primary prevention in the United States: Inappropriate care or inadequate documentation: Insights from the National Cardiovascular Data ICD Registry
    Daniel W Kaiser
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California
    Heart Rhythm 12:2086-93. 2015
    ..Prior studies have reported that more than 20% of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) implantations in the United States do not adhere to trial-based criteria...
  24. doi request reprint Association between success rate and citation count of studies of radiofrequency catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation: possible evidence of citation bias
    Alexander C Perino
    From the Department of Medicine A C P, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, D D H, P A H, M P T, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA and Department of Medicine A C P, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, P S, P A H, M V P, P J W, M P T, and Department of Sleep Sciences and Medicine T H H, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 7:687-92. 2014
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  25. doi request reprint The prognostic value of early repolarization with ST-segment elevation in African Americans
    MARCO V PEREZ
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5233, USA
    Heart Rhythm 9:558-65. 2012
    ..The prognostic value of this pattern in different ethnicities remains controversial...
  26. pmc The CHADS2 score predicts ischemic stroke in the absence of atrial fibrillation among subjects with coronary heart disease: data from the Heart and Soul Study
    Christine C Welles
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am Heart J 162:555-61. 2011
    ..We sought to evaluate the prognostic performance of the CHADS(2) score for prediction of ischemic stroke/transient ischemic attack (TIA) in subjects with coronary heart disease (CHD) without atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  27. pmc Outcomes After Warfarin Initiation in a Cohort of Hemodialysis Patients With Newly Diagnosed Atrial Fibrillation
    Jenny I Shen
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA
    Am J Kidney Dis 66:677-88. 2015
    ..Our aim was to examine outcomes after warfarin therapy initiation, relative to no warfarin use, following incident AF in a large cohort of hemodialysis patients who had comprehensive prescription drug coverage through Medicare Part D...
  28. pmc Anticoagulation for atrial fibrillation in patients on dialysis: are the benefits worth the risks?
    Jenny I Shen
    Division of Nephrology, Stanford University School of Medicine and Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Healthcare System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 21:600-6. 2012
    ..We summarize the available evidence on the epidemiology of atrial fibrillation in dialysis patients and review the data on the effectiveness of oral anticoagulation in this population...
  29. ncbi request reprint Impact of renal function on survival in patients with implantable cardioverter-defibrillators
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Cardiac Electrophysiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 1354, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:377-84. 2007
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Does Age Influence Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Use and Outcome?
    Paul A Heidenreich
    Veterans Administration Palo Alto Healthcare System, Palo Alto, California Electronic address
    JACC Heart Fail 3:497-504. 2015
    ..This study sought to describe the use of CRT-D and its association with survival for older patients...
  31. pmc Prognostic significance of increased left ventricular mass index to mortality and sudden death in patients with stable coronary heart disease (from the Heart and Soul Study)
    Mintu P Turakhia
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:1131-5. 2008
    ..004). In conclusion, in patients with stable CHD, increased LV mass index was independently associated with all-cause mortality and sudden or arrhythmic death, even in subjects with normal EF...
  32. doi request reprint Clinical reminders to providers of patients with reduced left ventricular ejection fraction increase defibrillator referral: a randomized trial
    Anurag Gupta
    Medical Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA
    Circ Heart Fail 7:140-5. 2014
    ..Many patients who are candidates for implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) are not referred for potential implantation. We sought to determine if a simple provider reminder would increase referrals...
  33. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of dabigatran compared with warfarin for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation
    James V Freeman
    Stanford University School of Medicine, California, USA
    Ann Intern Med 154:1-11. 2011
    ..Dabigatran is a fixed-dose, oral direct thrombin inhibitor with similar or reduced rates of ischemic stroke and intracranial hemorrhage in patients with AF compared with those of warfarin...
  34. pmc Cost-Effectiveness of Implantable Pulmonary Artery Pressure Monitoring in Chronic Heart Failure
    Alexander T Sandhu
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California Center for Health Policy and Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California Electronic address
    JACC Heart Fail 4:368-75. 2016
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of the CardioMEMS (CardioMEMS Heart Failure System, St Jude Medical Inc, Atlanta, Georgia) device in patients with chronic heart failure...
  35. pmc Comparative Effectiveness of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Among Patients With Heart Failure and Atrial Fibrillation: Findings From the National Cardiovascular Data Registry's Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Registry
    Prateeti Khazanie
    From the Duke Clinical Research Institute P K, M A G, S M A K, J P P, L H C, A F H and Department of Medicine P K, S M A K, J P P, L H C, A F H, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC Veterans Affairs Eastern Colorado Healthcare System, Denver, CO P D V University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO F A M and Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA and Stanford University School of Medicine, CA M P T
    Circ Heart Fail 9:. 2016
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  36. pmc The precise timing of tachycardia entrainment is determined by the postpacing interval, the tachycardia cycle length, and the pacing rate: Theoretical insights and practical applications
    Daniel W Kaiser
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California El Camino Hospital, Mountain View, California Electronic address
    Heart Rhythm 13:695-703. 2016
    ....
  37. doi request reprint A validated risk model for 1-year mortality after primary prevention implantable cardioverter defibrillator placement
    Paul A Heidenreich
    VA Palo Alto Healthcare System, Palo Alto, CA, 94304 Electronic address
    Am Heart J 170:281-289.e2. 2015
    ....
  38. pmc Correlates and outcomes of warfarin initiation in kidney transplant recipients newly diagnosed with atrial fibrillation
    Colin R Lenihan
    Divisions of Nephrology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 30:321-9. 2015
    ..92; 95% CI 0.83-1.02), death (HR = 0.92; 95% CI 0.82-1.02) and death-censored graft failure (HR = 0.90; 95% CI 0.76-1.08). Our study suggests the need for clinical trials of warfarin use in the kidney transplant population with AF. ..
  39. doi request reprint Atrial Fibrillation Diagnosis Timing, Ambulatory ECG Monitoring Utilization, and Risk of Recurrent Stroke
    Gregory Y H Lip
    From the University of Birmingham Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, City Hospital, Birmingham, UK G Y H L Health Outcomes Research T D H and Health Economics and Outcomes Research M E Q, CTI Clinical Trial and Consulting Services, Inc, Cincinnati, OH Diagnostics and Monitoring Research, Medtronic, Mounds View, MN P D Z and Cardiac Electrophysiology, Stanford University School of Medicine, VA Palo Alto Healthcare System, Palo Alto, CA M P T
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 10:. 2017
    ..We therefore assessed the impact of AF diagnosis and timing on stroke/TIA recurrence rates in a large real-world sample of patients...
  40. doi request reprint Early repolarization in an ambulatory clinical population
    Abhimanyu Uberoi
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA, USA
    Circulation 124:2208-14. 2011
    ..The significance of early repolarization, particularly regarding the morphology of the R-wave downslope, has come under question...
  41. doi request reprint Inappropriate pacing in a patient with managed ventricular pacing: what is the cause?
    MARCO V PEREZ
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Heart Rhythm 7:1336-7. 2010
    ..The mechanisms for these behaviors are described...