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1 Ann Emerg Med
2 Ann Intern Med
3 Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol
1 Circ Cardiovasc Imaging
1 Clin Cardiol
1 Eur Heart J
1 Eur J Pharmacol
1 Heart
7 Int J Cardiol
4 J Am Coll Cardiol
18 J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol
1 J Electrocardiol
1 J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
1 J Thromb Thrombolysis
1 Pacing Clin Electrophysiol
1 PLoS One
1 Stroke

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    Ann Emerg Med

  1. HUNTER BR, Musey PI
    In Patients With Cardiac Arrest, Does Amiodarone or Lidocaine Increase Meaningful Survival?
    Ann Emerg Med. 2017;69:572-574.
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    Ann Intern Med

    After PCI with stents for AF, adding rivaroxaban vs warfarin to antiplatelet drugs reduced bleeding.
    Ann Intern Med. 2017;166:JC29.
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    Review: In AF, direct oral anticoagulants reduce all-cause and vascular mortality compared with warfarin.
    Ann Intern Med. 2017;166:JC28.
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  4. Oral anticoagulants for prevention of stroke in atrial fibrillation: systematic review, network meta-analysis, and cost effectiveness analysis.
    BMJ. 2017;359:j5631.
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    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol

  5. DEWLAND TA, Soliman EZ, Yamal JM, Davis BR, et al
    Pharmacologic Prevention of Incident Atrial Fibrillation: Long-Term Results From the ALLHAT (Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial).
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2017;10.
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    Atrial Fibrillation: Once Again Not So Easy to Prevent.
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2017;10.
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  7. SCHMIDT B, Neuzil P, Luik A, Osca Asensi J, et al
    Laser Balloon or Wide-Area Circumferential Irrigated Radiofrequency Ablation for Persistent Atrial Fibrillation: A Multicenter Prospective Randomized Study.
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2017;10.
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    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging

  8. ISHIGUCHI H, Kobayashi S, Myoren T, Kohno M, et al
    Urinary 8-Hydroxy-2'-Deoxyguanosine as a Myocardial Oxidative Stress Marker Is Associated With Ventricular Tachycardia in Patients With Active Cardiac Sarcoidosis.
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017;10.
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    Clin Cardiol

  9. EHLERT AN, Heckbert SR, Wiggins KL, Thacker EL, et al
    Administrative billing codes accurately identified occurrence of electrical cardioversion and ablation/maze procedures in a prospective cohort study of atrial fibrillation patients.
    Clin Cardiol. 2017 Dec 6. doi: 10.1002/clc.22812.
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    Eur Heart J

  10. DUYTSCHAEVER M, Demolder A, Phlips T, Sarkozy A, et al
    PulmOnary vein isolation With vs. without continued antiarrhythmic Drug trEatment in subjects with Recurrent Atrial Fibrillation (POWDER AF): results from a multicentre randomized trial.
    Eur Heart J. 2017 Dec 2. pii: 4683714. doi: 10.1093.
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    Eur J Pharmacol

  11. GONDIM ANS, Lara A, Santos-Miranda A, Roman-Campos D, et al
    (-)-Terpinen-4-ol changes intracellular Ca(2+) handling and induces pacing disturbance in rat hearts.
    Eur J Pharmacol. 2017;807:56-63.
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  12. MARTENS P, Verbrugge FH, Nijst P, Dupont M, et al
    Incremental benefit of cardiac resynchronisation therapy with versus without a defibrillator.
    Heart. 2017;103:1977-1984.
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    Int J Cardiol

  13. STROKER E, Kupics K, de Asmundis C, Mugnai G, et al
    Atrial fibrillation ablation with the second generation cryoballoon: Multicenter propensity score matched comparison between freezing strategies.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Nov 22. pii: S0167-5273(17)35978.
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  14. GALLAGHER C, Hendriks JML, Lau DH, Sanders P, et al
    Alcohol and atrial fibrillation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;251:56.
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  15. EL-BATTRAWY I, Borggrefe M, Akin I
    Atrial fibrillation impacts the outcome in Takotsubo syndrome.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;251:57.
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  16. REUSSER A, Blum S, Aeschbacher S, Eggimann L, et al
    QTc interval, cardiovascular events and mortality in patients with atrial fibrillation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Nov 24. pii: S0167-5273(17)35267.
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  17. OMAR HR, Guglin M
    Mitral annulus diameter is the main echocardiographic correlate of S3 gallop in acute heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;228:834-836.
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  18. ABRICH VA, Ramakrishna H, Mehta A, Mookadam F, et al
    The possible role of propofol in drug-induced torsades de pointes: A real-world single-center analysis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;232:243-246.
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  19. ZACHARIASARDOTTIR S, Risgaard B, Agesen FN, Jabbari R, et al
    Sudden cardiac death and coronary disease in the young: A nationwide cohort study in Denmark.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jan 28. pii: S0167-5273(16)33099.
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    J Am Coll Cardiol

  20. TAKEMOTO Y, Ramirez RJ, Kaur K, Salvador-Montanes O, et al
    Eplerenone Reduces Atrial Fibrillation Burden Without Preventing Atrial Electrical Remodeling.
    J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017;70:2893-2905.
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  21. SANDERS P, Elliott AD, Linz D
    Upstream Targets to Treat Atrial Fibrillation.
    J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017;70:2906-2908.
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  22. TEUWEN CP, de Groot NMS
    Atrial Fibrillation: The Next Epidemic for Patients With Congenital Heart Disease.
    J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017;70:2949-2950.
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  23. KHAIRY P
    Reply: Atrial Fibrillation: The Next Epidemic for Patients With Congenital Heart Disease.
    J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017;70:2950-2951.
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    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol

  24. FRANCIA P, Adduci C, Semprini L, Palano F, et al
    Prognostic Implications of Defibrillation Threshold Testing in Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy.
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017;28:103-108.
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  25. BALDINGER SH, Kumar S, Romero J, Fujii A, et al
    A Comparison of Women and Men Undergoing Catheter Ablation for Sustained Monomorphic Ventricular Tachycardia.
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017;28:201-207.
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  26. TOMPKINS CM, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Daubert JP, et al
    Sex Differences in Inappropriate ICD Device Therapies: MADIT-II and MADIT-CRT.
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017;28:94-102.
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  27. KUMAR S, Fujii A, Kapur S, Romero J, et al
    Beyond the Storm: Comparison of Clinical Factors, Arrhythmogenic Substrate, and Catheter Ablation Outcomes in Structural Heart Disease Patients With versus Those Without a History of Ventricular Tachycardia Storm.
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017;28:56-67.
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  28. SAFAVI-NAEINI P, Zafar-Awan D, Zhu H, Zablah G, et al
    Accuracy of Voltage Signal Measurement During Radiofrequency Delivery Through the SMARTTOUCH Catheter.
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017;28:51-55.
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  29. ROCA-LUQUE I, Rivas N, Francisco J, Perez J, et al
    Selective Angiography Using the Radiofrequency Catheter: An Alternative Technique for Mapping and Ablation in the Aortic Cusps.
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017;28:126-131.
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  30. SZILI TOROK T, DE Vries LJ, Ozcan EE, Hasdemir C, et al
    Disappearance of Idiopathic Outflow Tract Premature Ventricular Contractions After Catheter Ablation of Overt Accessory Pathways.
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017;28:78-84.
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  31. METZNER A, Brooks S, Wohlmuth P, Lin T, et al
    Insights into ablation of persistent atrial fibrillation: Lessons from 6-year clinical outcomes.
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017 Dec 7. doi: 10.1111/jce.13401.
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  32. DEL GRECO M, Maines M, Marini M, Colella A, et al
    Three-Dimensional Electroanatomic Mapping System-Enhanced Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Device Implantation: Results From a Multicenter Registry.
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017;28:85-93.
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  33. BENHAYON D, Nof E, Chik WW, Marchlinski F, et al
    Catheter Ablation in the Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Associated With Occlusion of Left Anterior Descending Coronary Artery.
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017;28:347-350.
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  34. MATSUDA J, Miyazaki S, Nakamura H, Taniguchi H, et al
    Pulmonary Vein Stenosis After Second-Generation Cryoballoon Ablation.
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017;28:298-303.
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  35. KONERU JN, Swerdlow CD, Ploux S, Sharma PS, et al
    Mechanisms of Undersensing by a Noise Detection Algorithm That Utilizes Far-Field Electrograms With Near-Field Bandpass Filtering.
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017;28:224-232.
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  36. NAVEH S, Perlman GY, Elitsur Y, Planer D, et al
    Electrocardiographic Predictors of Long-Term Cardiac Pacing Dependency Following Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017;28:216-223.
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  37. KOCHHAUSER S, Alipour P, Haig-Carter T, Trought K, et al
    Risk of Stroke and Recurrence After AF Ablation in Patients With an Initial Event-Free Period of 12 Months.
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017;28:273-279.
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  38. BELLMANN B, Schnupp S, Kuhnlein P, Javernik C, et al
    Left Atrial Appendage Closure With the New Occlutech(R) Device: First in Man Experience and Neurological Outcome.
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017;28:315-320.
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  39. IGARASHI M, Tada H, Yamasaki H, Kuroki K, et al
    Fragmented QRS Is a Novel Risk Factor for Ventricular Arrhythmic Events After Receiving Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Nonischemic Cardiomyopathy.
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017;28:327-335.
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  40. DE POOTER J, El Haddad M, DE Buyzere M, Aranda HA, et al
    Biventricular Paced QRS Area Predicts Acute Hemodynamic CRT Response Better Than QRS Duration or QRS Amplitudes.
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017;28:192-200.
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  41. LIN J, Buhr KA, Kipp R
    Effect of PR Interval on Outcomes Following Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy: A Secondary Analysis of the COMPANION Trial.
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017;28:185-191.
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    J Electrocardiol

  42. REITAN C, Chaudhry U, Atwater B, Jacobsson J, et al
    Semi-automated QRS score as a predictor of survival in CRT treated patients with strict left bundle branch block.
    J Electrocardiol. 2017 Nov 15. pii: S0022-0736(17)30435.
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    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg

  43. HUI DS, Lee R
    The quality of quality assessment after atrial fibrillation surgery.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Oct 27. pii: S0022-5223(17)32370.
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    J Thromb Thrombolysis

  44. SHIN H, Cho MC, Kim RB, Kim CH, et al
    Laboratory measurement of apixaban using anti-factor Xa assays in acute ischemic stroke patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation.
    J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2017 Dec 2. pii: 10.1007/s11239-017-1590.
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    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol

  45. FOLLANSBEE CW, Beerman L, Arora G
    Automated QT analysis on holter monitors in pediatric patients can differentiate long QT syndrome from controls.
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2017 Dec 8. doi: 10.1111/pace.13244.
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    PLoS One

  46. QUINTANA-VILLAMANDOS B, Gomez de Diego JJ, Delgado-Martos MJ, Munoz-Valverde D, et al
    Dronedarone produces early regression of myocardial remodelling in structural heart disease.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0188442.
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  47. GUROL ME
    Nonpharmacological Management of Atrial Fibrillation in Patients at High Intracranial Hemorrhage Risk.
    Stroke. 2017 Dec 4. pii: STROKEAHA.117.017081. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.117.017081
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