Publications by authors named "Abdi Rasekh"

60Publications

Contact-force recovery predicts the absence of cardiac perforation during steam pops.

J Interv Card Electrophysiol 2020 Jun 13. Epub 2020 Jun 13.

Center for Cardiac Arrhythmias and Electrophysiology, Texas Heart Institute, 6624 Fannin St, Suite 2470, Houston, TX, 77030, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10840-020-00794-yDOI Listing
June 2020

Confirming pericardial access by using impedance measurements from a micropuncture needle.

Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 2020 06 7;43(6):593-601. Epub 2020 May 7.

Electrophysiology Clinical Research and Innovations, Texas Heart Institute, Houston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/pace.13927DOI Listing
June 2020

Slow-pathway visualization by using voltage-time relationship: A novel technique for identification and fluoroless ablation of atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia.

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2020 Jun 15;31(6):1430-1435. Epub 2020 Apr 15.

Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jce.14481DOI Listing
June 2020

Left Atrial Appendage Closure and Pulmonary Vein Isolation.

Tex Heart Inst J 2020 02 1;47(1):60-62. Epub 2020 Feb 1.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.14503/THIJ-19-7061DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7046361PMC
February 2020

Thromboembolism in Atrial Fibrillation: Role of the Left Atrial Appendage.

Card Electrophysiol Clin 2020 03 25;12(1):13-20. Epub 2019 Dec 25.

Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, 6624 Fannin Street Suite 2480, Houston, TX 77030, USA; Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute, Houston, TX, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ccep.2019.11.003DOI Listing
March 2020

Anatomical and electrical remodeling with incomplete left atrial appendage ligation: Results from the LAALA-AF registry.

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2017 Dec 3;28(12):1433-1442. Epub 2017 Nov 3.

Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of Kansas Hospital & Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jce.13343DOI Listing
December 2017

Near-field impedance accurately distinguishes among pericardial, intracavitary, and anterior mediastinal position.

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2017 Dec 15;28(12):1492-1499. Epub 2017 Sep 15.

Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute, Houston, TX, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jce.13325DOI Listing
December 2017

Anesthetic Management of Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Endocardial and Epicardial Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion.

Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2017 Dec 22;21(4):291-301. Epub 2017 Jun 22.

2 Texas Heart Institute, Houston, TX, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1089253217714581DOI Listing
December 2017

Update on Atrial Fibrillation.

Tex Heart Inst J 2016 Oct 1;43(5):412-414. Epub 2016 Oct 1.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.14503/THIJ-16-5916DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5067034PMC
October 2016

Accuracy of Voltage Signal Measurement During Radiofrequency Delivery Through the SMARTTOUCH Catheter.

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2017 01 8;28(1):51-55. Epub 2016 Nov 8.

Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jce.13113DOI Listing
January 2017

Conversion of persistent atrial fibrillation to sinus rhythm after LAA ligation with the LARIAT device.

Int J Cardiol 2016 Dec 28;225:120-122. Epub 2016 Sep 28.

Department of Medicine and Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, United States. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2016.09.099DOI Listing
December 2016

A Review Of Clinical Trials On LARIAT Device.

J Atr Fibrillation 2015 Oct-Nov;8(3):1317. Epub 2015 Oct 31.

Department Of Cardiology (Drs.Abdi Rasekh And Safavi-Naeini), Texas Heart Insitute. Department Of Cardiology (Dr.Abdi Rasekh), Baylor College Of Medicine, Houston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4022/jafib.1317DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4955896PMC
October 2015

A Review of the LARIAT Suture Delivery Device for Left Atrial Appendage Closure.

J Tehran Heart Cent 2015 Apr;10(2):69-73

Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute, Houston, Texas, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4477089PMC
April 2015

Differences in complication rates between large bore needle and a long micropuncture needle during epicardial access: time to change clinical practice?

Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 2015 Aug 15;8(4):890-5. Epub 2015 Jun 15.

From the Department of Cardiology, Mid-America Cardiology and University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City (S.G., M.R., J.P., M.A., D.L.); Department of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco (N.B., R.L.); Department of Cardiology, Arizona Heart Rhythm Center, Phoenix (V.S.); Department of Cardiology, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY (L.D.); Department of Cardiology, Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute, St. David's Medical Center, Austin (S.M., P.M., A.N.); Nebraska Heart Institute, Lincoln (H.N.); Department of Cardiology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN (C.E.); Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston (A.R.); Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute, Houston (J.C.); and Department of Cardiology, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland (K.B.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCEP.115.002921DOI Listing
August 2015

Safety and effectiveness of compassionate use of LARIAT® device for epicardial ligation of anatomically complex left atrial appendages.

J Interv Card Electrophysiol 2015 Jan 17;42(1):11-9. Epub 2015 Jan 17.

Texas Heart Institute/Baylor CHI St. Luke Health System, 6770 Bertner Street, MC 2-255, Houston, TX, 77030, USA.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s10840-014-9963-2
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10840-014-9963-2DOI Listing
January 2015

Phased RF ablation in persistent atrial fibrillation.

Heart Rhythm 2014 Feb 14;11(2):202-9. Epub 2013 Nov 14.

St. Antonius Ziekenhuis, Nieuwegein, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2013.11.009DOI Listing
February 2014

Transseptal biopsy of a left atrial mass with 3-dimensional transesophageal echocardiographic guidance.

Tex Heart Inst J 2012 ;39(5):707-10

Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3461650PMC
April 2013

Biventricular intracardiac device implanted in a patient with persistent left superior vena cava.

Tex Heart Inst J 2012 ;39(4):586-7

Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3423296PMC
January 2013

Exclusion of the left atrial appendage to prevent stroke in cases of atrial fibrillation.

Tex Heart Inst J 2012 ;39(4):535-7

Department of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3423289PMC
January 2013

Catheter-based ablation of atrial fibrillation: a brief overview.

Tex Heart Inst J 2011 ;38(4):361-3

Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3147221PMC
January 2012

Stroke prevention in nonvalvular atrial fibrillation.

Tex Heart Inst J 2011 ;38(4):350-2

Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3147190PMC
January 2012

Tachycardia-mediated cardiomyopathy and the permanent form of junctional reciprocating tachycardia.

Tex Heart Inst J 2010 ;37(6):695-8

Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3014141PMC
April 2011

Variability in postpacing intervals predicts global ventricular activation pattern during tachycardia.

Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 2010 Feb 18;33(2):129-34. Epub 2009 Nov 18.

Texas Heart Institute, St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX 77060, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1540-8159.2009.02617.xDOI Listing
February 2010

Cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with right ventricular pacing-induced cardiomyopathy.

Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 2010 Jan 10;33(1):37-40. Epub 2009 Oct 10.

Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1540-8159.2009.02594.xDOI Listing
January 2010

Arrhythmogenicity of weight-loss supplements marketed on the Internet.

Heart Rhythm 2009 May 14;6(5):658-62. Epub 2009 Feb 14.

Center for Cardiac Arrhythmias and Electrophysiology, Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2009.02.021DOI Listing
May 2009

Coalescence of splines on a basket mapping catheter during ablation using a closed-loop irrigation catheter.

Europace 2009 Feb 6;11(2):258-9. Epub 2009 Jan 6.

Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute, Houston, TX 77030-2312, USA.

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https://academic.oup.com/europace/article-lookup/doi/10.1093
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/europace/eun364DOI Listing
February 2009

Cardiac resynchronization therapy may improve symptoms of congestive heart failure in patients without electrical or mechanical dyssynchrony.

Europace 2009 Jan 4;11(1):86-8. Epub 2008 Dec 4.

Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, 6624 Fannin, Suite 2480, Houston, TX, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/europace/eun326DOI Listing
January 2009

Organized incessant atrial arrhythmias in the setting of severe, isolated biatrial scarring.

Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 2008 Jun;31(6):666-75

Texas Heart Institute/St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1540-8159.2008.01069.xDOI Listing
June 2008

Variability in post-pacing intervals predicts global atrial activation pattern during tachycardia.

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2008 Feb 20;19(2):142-7. Epub 2007 Nov 20.

Texas Heart Institute, St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1540-8167.2007.01029.xDOI Listing
February 2008

Stent-graft exclusion of multiple symptomatic coronary artery fistulae.

Tex Heart Inst J 2007 ;34(2):199-202

Department of Cardiology, Tehran Heart Center, Medical Sciences/University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1894722PMC
August 2007

Slow pathway ablation decreases vulnerability to pacing-induced atrial fibrillation: Possible role of vagal denervation.

Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 2006 Nov;29(11):1234-9

Texas Heart Institute/St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1540-8159.2006.00528.xDOI Listing
November 2006

Electrophysiology: catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation.

Authors:
Abdi Rasekh

Tex Heart Inst J 2006 ;33(2):190-1

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Department of Cardiology, Houston, Texas 77030, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1524682PMC
September 2006

Anticoagulants and atrial fibrillation.

Authors:
Abdi Rasekh

Tex Heart Inst J 2005 ;32(2):218-9

The Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1163478PMC
October 2005

Chest pain and diaphragmatic pacing after pacemaker implantation.

Tex Heart Inst J 2005 ;32(1):106-7

Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, MC 1-133, P.O. Box 20345, Houston, TX 77225-0345, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC555839PMC
September 2005

Postoperative atrial fibrillation and mortality after coronary artery bypass surgery.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2004 Mar;43(5):742-8

Section of Cardiology, Self Regional Healthcare, Greenwood, South Carolina 29646, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2003.11.023DOI Listing
March 2004

Pacemaker lead entrapment syndrome.

Tex Heart Inst J 2003 ;30(1):84-5

Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute and St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC152847PMC
June 2003

Inappropriate shock delivery and biventricular pacing cardiac defibrillators.

Tex Heart Inst J 2003 ;30(1):45-9

The Department of Cardiology and Electrophysiology, Texas Heart Institute and St Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC152836PMC
June 2003

Rapid ventricular tachycardias associated with cilostazol use.

Tex Heart Inst J 2002 ;29(2):140-2

Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston 77030, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC116744PMC
February 2003