2009 Publications


Initial experience of assessing esophageal tissue injury and recovery using delayed-enhancement MRI after atrial fibrillation ablation. Badger TJ, Adjei-Poku YA, et al. (2009 Dec). Circulation. Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology, 2(6), 620-5.

Cardiac Magnetic Resonance in the World of the Cardiac Electrophysiologist- The road to Real-Time Cardiac Magnetic Resonance View PDF

Detection and Quantification of Low Voltage Left Atrial Tissue Using Delayed Enhancement MRI in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation. Oakes RS, Badger TJ, et al. Circulation. 2009;119:1758-1767. View PDF

Temporal left atrial lesion formation following ablation of atrial fibrillation. Badger TJ, Oakes RS, et al. Heart Rhythm, 2009 5:149-294. View PDF

MR Imaging in the Electrophysiology (EP) Laboratory- A Novel Method to Facilitate Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation. View PDF

MRI in cardiac electrophysiology: the emerging role of delayed-enhancement MRI in atrial fibrillation ablation. Badger TJ, Adjei-Poku YA, Mar rouche NF. (2009 Jan). Future Cardiol , 5(1), 63- 70. View PDF

Real-time imaging in electrophysiology: from intra-cardiac echo to real-time magnetic resonance imaging. Akoum N, Marrouche NF. (2009). Europace,11(5),539-40. View PDF

Role of left ventricular scar and Purkinje-like potentials during mapping and ablation of ventricular fibrillation in dilated cardiomyopathy. Oakes RS, Badger TJ, et al. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol , 32(3), 286-90. 56.

Initial Experience of Assessing Esophageal Tissue Injury and Recovery Using Delayed Enhancement MRI Following Atrial Fibrillation Ablation. Badger TJ, Adjei-Poku YA, et al. Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology. 2009 Dec;2(6):620-5. View PDF

Atrial fibrillation ablation in patients with therapeutic international normalized ratios. Schmidt M, Segerson NM, et al. (2009 Aug). Pacing Clin Electrophysiol , 32(8), 995-9.View PDF

Catheter ablation versus standard conventional treatment in patients with left ventricular dysfunction and atrial fibrillation (CASTLE-AF) - study design. Marrouche NF, Brachmann J. (2009 Aug). Pacing Clinical Electrophysiology, 32(8), 987-94. Oral & Poster Presentations. View PDF

New Delayed Enhancement Magnetic Resonance Imaging Based Method Predicts Early Recurrence of Atrial Fibrillation after Ablation: A Guide for Early Initiation of a Short Trial Anti-Arrhythmic Drugs after Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation [Abstract]. Heart Rhythm Journal6(5). Kalvaitis SJ, Akoum N, et al. (2009).

Magnetic Resonance Imaging-Confirmed Ablative Debulking of the Left Atrial Posterior Wall and Septum for Treatment of Persistent Atrial Fibrillation: Rationale and Initial Experience. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. (Epub ahead of print). Segerson NM, Daccarett M, et al. (2009).

Technical Aspects and Lesion Creation [Abstract]. Heart Rhythm Journal6(5). Adjei-Poku YA, Akoum N, et al. (2009).