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Pharmacotherapy in inherited and acquired ventricular arrhythmia in structurally normal adult hearts.

Expert Opin Pharmacother 2019 Dec 30;20(17):2101-2114. Epub 2019 Sep 30.

Electrophysiology service, Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14656566.2019.1669561DOI Listing
December 2019

Risk stratification for ventricular arrhythmias and sudden cardiac death in arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy: an update.

Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 2019 Sep 21;17(9):645-651. Epub 2019 Aug 21.

Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute , Montreal , Quebec , Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14779072.2019.1657831DOI Listing
September 2019

Atrial fibrillation in young patients.

Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 2018 Jul 2;16(7):489-500. Epub 2018 Jul 2.

a Electrophysiology Service , Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal , Montreal , Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14779072.2018.1490644DOI Listing
July 2018

Prognostic Value of Noninducibility on Outcomes of Ventricular Tachycardia Ablation: A VANISH Substudy.

JACC Clin Electrophysiol 2018 07 30;4(7):911-919. Epub 2018 May 30.

Department of Medicine, QEII Health Sciences Centre and Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacep.2018.03.013DOI Listing
July 2018

Contact force with magnetic-guided catheter ablation.

Europace 2018 05;20(suppl_2):ii1-ii4

Department of Cardiology, Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, 5000 Belanger St. E., Montreal, QC H1T 1C8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/europace/euy006DOI Listing
May 2018

Mexiletine or catheter ablation after amiodarone failure in the VANISH trial.

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2018 04 1;29(4):603-608. Epub 2018 Feb 1.

Department of Medicine, QEII Health Sciences Centre and Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jce.13431DOI Listing
April 2018

Reducing radiation exposure during procedures performed in the electrophysiology laboratory.

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2018 02 17;29(2):308-315. Epub 2017 Nov 17.

Electrophysiology Service, Montreal Heart Institute and the Department of Medicine, Université de Montréal, Montréal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jce.13373DOI Listing
February 2018

Effect of Baseline Antiarrhythmic Drug on Outcomes With Ablation in Ischemic Ventricular Tachycardia: A VANISH Substudy (Ventricular Tachycardia Ablation Versus Escalated Antiarrhythmic Drug Therapy in Ischemic Heart Disease).

Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 2018 01;11(1):e005663

From the QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada (R.P., J.L.S.); Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada (R.P., J.L.S.); Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Quebec, Quebec City, Canada (I.N.); Montreal Heart Institute, Quebec, Canada (L.R.); University of Western Ontario, London, Canada (L.G., A.S.L.T.); McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada (V.E.); Hôpital Sacré-Coeur de Montréal, Quebec, Canada (V.E.); University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ontario, Canada (P.N., G.W.); Royal Columbian Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (S.T.); Centre Hospitalier de L'Universite de Montreal, Quebec, Canada (J.-M.R.); Royal Jubilee Hospital, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada (L.S.); Research Methods Unit, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada (S.D.); and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA (W.G.S.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCEP.117.005663DOI Listing
January 2018

Mechanisms, Clinical Significance, and Prevention of Cognitive Impairment in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation.

Can J Cardiol 2017 12 6;33(12):1556-1564. Epub 2017 Oct 6.

Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, Montréal, Québec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2017.09.024DOI Listing
December 2017

Characterization of a Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Cardiomyocyte Model for the Study of Variant Pathogenicity: Validation of a Mutation.

Circ Cardiovasc Genet 2017 Oct;10(5)

From the Research Center (R.G., N.E.K., M.-A.C., C.B., A.A., N.E., G.B., L.V., L.R., F.L., B.M., L.R., P.G., M.T., C.F., J.D.R.) and Cardiovascular Genetics Center (L. Robb, L. Rivard, M.T.), Montreal Heart Institute, Quebec, Canada; and Department of Medicine (R.G., M.-A.C., B.M., L.R., M.T., J.D.R.) and Faculty of Pharmacy (N.E.K., C.F.), Université de Montréal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCGENETICS.117.001755DOI Listing
October 2017

Effect of Aggressive Blood Pressure Control on the Recurrence of Atrial Fibrillation After Catheter Ablation: A Randomized, Open-Label Clinical Trial (SMAC-AF [Substrate Modification With Aggressive Blood Pressure Control]).

Circulation 2017 May 22;135(19):1788-1798. Epub 2017 Feb 22.

From Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Center and Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada (R.P., J.L.S., C.G., M.G.); University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ontario, Canada, (G.A.W.); Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (J.S.H.); Montreal Heart Institute, Quebec, Canada (J.-C.T., L.R.); Centre Hospitalier de L'Universite de Montreal, Quebec, Canada (I.G.); Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada (J.-F.R.); University of Western Ontario, London, Canada (L.G., A.S.L.T.); Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Quebec, Canada (I.N.); Royal Jubilee Hospital, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada (P.N.); Ottawa Heart Institute, Ontario, Canada (D.B.); University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (A.H.); Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, Calgary, Canada (S.B.W.); and St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (I.M.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.116.026230DOI Listing
May 2017

Focal Transcatheter Cryoablation: Is a Four-Minute Application Still Required?

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2017 May 3;28(5):559-563. Epub 2017 Apr 3.

Electrophysiology Service and Research Center, Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jce.13193DOI Listing
May 2017

Conduction Disorders After Sutureless Aortic Valve Replacement.

Ann Thorac Surg 2017 Apr 4;103(4):1254-1260. Epub 2016 Oct 4.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.07.044DOI Listing
April 2017

Decreased Mortality With Beta-Blockers in Patients With Heart Failure and Coexisting Atrial Fibrillation: An AF-CHF Substudy.

JACC Heart Fail 2017 02 11;5(2):99-106. Epub 2017 Jan 11.

Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Montreal Health Innovations Coordinating Center, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jchf.2016.10.015DOI Listing
February 2017

Innovative Approaches to Arrhythmic Storm: The Growing Role of Interventional Procedures.

Can J Cardiol 2017 01 4;33(1):44-50. Epub 2016 Nov 4.

Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, Montréal, Québec, Canada; Heart Rhythm Services, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2016.10.028DOI Listing
January 2017

Reducing Radiation Exposure During CRT Implant Procedures: Single-Center Experience With Low-Dose Fluoroscopy Settings and a Sensor-Based Navigation System (MediGuide).

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2016 Nov 25;27(11):1337-1343. Epub 2016 Aug 25.

Electrophysiology Service, Montreal Heart Institute and the Department of Medicine, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jce.13048DOI Listing
November 2016

Predictors of Ventricular Arrhythmias and Sudden Death in a Québec Cohort With Brugada Syndrome.

Can J Cardiol 2016 11 31;32(11):1355.e1-1355.e7. Epub 2016 Mar 31.

Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, Montréal, Québec, Canada; Montréal Health Innovations Coordinating Center (MHICC), Montréal Heart Institute, Montréal, Québec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2016.03.012DOI Listing
November 2016

Ablation of a symptomatic spontaneous automatic focus arising from an atriofascicular fiber.

HeartRhythm Case Rep 2016 Sep 4;2(5):379-383. Epub 2016 May 4.

Electrophysiology Department of the Montreal Heart Institute and Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hrcr.2016.04.007DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5419942PMC
September 2016

Weighing the evidence for weight loss as a therapeutic strategy for atrial fibrillation.

Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 2016 08 22;14(8):877-9. Epub 2016 Jun 22.

a Electrophysiology Service, Montreal Heart Institute , Université de Montréal , Montreal , QC , Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14779072.2016.1199274DOI Listing
August 2016

Ventricular Tachycardia Ablation versus Escalation of Antiarrhythmic Drugs.

N Engl J Med 2016 Jul 5;375(2):111-21. Epub 2016 May 5.

From the Department of Medicine, QEII Health Sciences Centre and Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS (J.L.S., R.P.), University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa (G.A.W., P.B.N.), Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Québec, Quebec, QC (L.B., J.-F.S.), Institut de Cardiologie de Montréal (B.T., L.R.), McGill University Health Center and Hôpital Sacré-Coeur de Montréal (V.E.), and Centre Hospitalier de L'Universite de Montréal (J.-M.R.), Montreal, Western University, London, ON (L.G., P.L.-S., A.S.L.T.), the Division of Cardiology, Royal Columbian Hospital, New Westminster, BC (S.K.T.), Royal Jubilee Hospital, Victoria, BC (L.D.S.), Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, Calgary (G.D.V.), Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton, ON (J.S.H.), Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, ON (D.R.), and Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QC (J.-F.R.) - all in Canada; and the Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston (W.G.S.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa1513614DOI Listing
July 2016

ECG Features Associated With Adverse Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation: A Combined AFFIRM and AF-CHF Analysis.

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2016 Apr 25;27(4):404-13. Epub 2016 Feb 25.

Electrophysiology Service, Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jce.12934DOI Listing
April 2016

Pharmacotherapy for inherited arrhythmia syndromes: mechanistic basis, clinical trial evidence and practical application.

Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 2015 20;13(7):769-82. Epub 2015 May 20.

Electrophysiology service and Cardiovascular Genetics Center, Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, 5000 Bélanger St. E., Montreal, Quebec, H1T 1C8 Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/14779072.2015.1049156DOI Listing
February 2016

Heart rate and adverse outcomes in patients with atrial fibrillation: A combined AFFIRM and AF-CHF substudy.

Heart Rhythm 2016 Jan 20;13(1):54-61. Epub 2015 Aug 20.

Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Montreal Heart Institute Coordinating Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2015.08.028DOI Listing
January 2016

Risk stratification for sudden death in arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy.

Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 2015 Jun 6;13(6):653-64. Epub 2015 May 6.

From the Electrophysiology Service, Montreal Heart Institute and Department of Medicine, Université de Montréal, 5000 Bélanger St. E., Montreal, Quebec, H1T 1C8, Canada.

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http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1586/14779072.2015.10
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/14779072.2015.1043891DOI Listing
June 2015

Blood Pressure and Atrial Fibrillation: A Combined AF-CHF and AFFIRM Analysis.

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2015 May 20;26(5):509-14. Epub 2015 Apr 20.

Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jce.12652DOI Listing
May 2015

Reducing radiation exposure during CRT implant procedures: early experience with a sensor-based navigation system.

Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 2015 Jan 14;38(1):63-70. Epub 2014 Oct 14.

Electrophysiology Service, Montreal Heart Institute and the Department of Medicine, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/pace.12522DOI Listing
January 2015

Efficacy of amiodarone in patients with atrial fibrillation with and without left ventricular dysfunction: a pooled analysis of AFFIRM and AF-CHF trials.

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2014 Dec 7;25(12):1306-13. Epub 2014 Oct 7.

Electrophysiology Service, Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jce.12535DOI Listing
December 2014

New directions in cardiac arrhythmia management: present challenges and future solutions.

Can J Cardiol 2014 Dec 30;30(12 Suppl):S420-30. Epub 2014 Sep 30.

Research Center and Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute and Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0828282X140144
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2014.09.027DOI Listing
December 2014

The past, the present, and the future of cardiac arrhythmia ablation.

Can J Cardiol 2014 Dec 24;30(12 Suppl):S431-41. Epub 2014 Jul 24.

Electrophysiology Service, Montreal Heart Institute and the Department of Medicine, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2014.07.731DOI Listing
December 2014

Pulmonary vein isolation using "contact force" ablation: the effect on dormant conduction and long-term freedom from recurrent atrial fibrillation--a prospective study.

Heart Rhythm 2014 Nov 25;11(11):1919-24. Epub 2014 Jul 25.

Electrophysiology Service at the Montreal Heart Institute and the Department of Medicine, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2014.07.033DOI Listing
November 2014

Clinical experience with a novel electromyographic approach to preventing phrenic nerve injury during cryoballoon ablation in atrial fibrillation.

Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 2014 Aug 13;7(4):605-11. Epub 2014 Jul 13.

From the Electrophysiology Service, Montreal Heart Institute, and the Department of Medicine, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCEP.113.001238DOI Listing
August 2014

The time course of exit and entrance block during cryoballoon pulmonary vein isolation.

Europace 2014 Apr 4;16(4):500-4. Epub 2013 Aug 4.

Electrophysiology Service, Montreal Heart Institute, Department of Medicine, Université de Montréal 5000 Belanger Street E., Montreal, QC, Canada H1T 1C8.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/europace/eut231DOI Listing
April 2014

Effect Of Catheter Ablation On Quality Of Life In Atrial Fibrillation.

J Atr Fibrillation 2014 Apr-May;6(6):1063. Epub 2014 Apr 30.

The Electrophysiology Service at the Montreal Heart Institute and the Department of Medicine, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada; The Department of Medicine, The University of British Columbia, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4022/jafib.1063DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5135244PMC
April 2014

Histopathology of cryoballoon ablation-induced phrenic nerve injury.

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2014 Feb 11;25(2):187-94. Epub 2013 Oct 11.

Electrophysiology Service, Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jce.12296DOI Listing
February 2014

Pulmonary vein isolation using a pace-capture-guided versus an adenosine-guided approach: effect on dormant conduction and long-term freedom from recurrent atrial fibrillation--a prospective study.

Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 2013 Dec 4;6(6):1103-8. Epub 2013 Oct 4.

Electrophysiology Service at the Montreal Heart Institute, Department of Medicine, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Québec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCEP.113.000454DOI Listing
December 2013

Corticosteroid use during pulmonary vein isolation is associated with a higher prevalence of dormant pulmonary vein conduction.

Heart Rhythm 2013 Oct 26;10(10):1569-75. Epub 2013 Jul 26.

Electrophysiology Service at the Montreal Heart Institute and Department of Medicine, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada,; Department of Medicine, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2013.07.037DOI Listing
October 2013

Acute haemodynamic comparison of multisite and biventricular pacing with a quadripolar left ventricular lead.

Europace 2013 Jul 27;15(7):984-91. Epub 2013 Feb 27.

Department of Medicine and Research Center, Montreal Heart Institute and Université de Montréal, 5000 Belanger Street, Montreal, Quebec, QC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/europace/eus435DOI Listing
July 2013

Pulmonary vein isolation using a second-generation cryoballoon catheter: a randomized comparison of ablation duration and method of deflation.

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2013 Jun 13;24(6):692-8. Epub 2013 Mar 13.

Electrophysiology Service, Department of Cardiology, Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jce.12114DOI Listing
June 2013

The biophysics and biomechanics of cryoballoon ablation.

Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 2012 Sep 5;35(9):1162-8. Epub 2012 Jun 5.

Electrophysiology Service, Department of Cardiology, Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/j.1540-8159.2012.03436.x
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September 2012

Cryoballoon ablation for atrial fibrillation.

Indian Pacing Electrophysiol J 2012 Mar 30;12(2):39-53. Epub 2012 Apr 30.

Electrophysiology Service, Department of Cardiology, Montreal Heart Institute, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3337368PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0972-6292(16)30479-xDOI Listing
March 2012

Efficacy and safety of atrial fibrillation ablation with phased radiofrequency energy and multielectrode catheters.

Heart Rhythm 2012 Feb 9;9(2):289-96. Epub 2011 Sep 9.

Electrophysiology Service, Department of Cardiology, Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2011.09.009DOI Listing
February 2012

Early recurrence of atrial tachyarrhythmias following radiofrequency catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation.

Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 2012 Jan 6;35(1):106-16. Epub 2011 Nov 6.

Electrophysiology Service, Department of Cardiology, Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1540-8159.2011.03256.xDOI Listing
January 2012

Efficacy and safety of cryoballoon ablation for atrial fibrillation: a systematic review of published studies.

Heart Rhythm 2011 Sep 30;8(9):1444-51. Epub 2011 Mar 30.

Electrophysiology Service, Department of Cardiology, Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2011.03.050DOI Listing
September 2011

Enlargement of catheter ablation lesions in infant hearts with cryothermal versus radiofrequency energy: an animal study.

Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 2011 Apr 21;4(2):211-7. Epub 2011 Jan 21.

Electrophysiology Service and Research Center, Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCEP.110.958082DOI Listing
April 2011

Clinical and mechanistic issues in early repolarization of normal variants and lethal arrhythmia syndromes.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2010 Oct;56(15):1177-86

Research Center and Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute and Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2010.05.037DOI Listing
October 2010

Management of atrial fibrillation.

Discov Med 2010 Sep;10(52):201-8

Hôpital Cardiologique du Haut-Lévêque and the Université Bordeaux II, Bordeaux, France.

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September 2010

A long conduction time in the coronary sinus: has mitral isthmus line been blocked?

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2010 Aug 11;21(8):943-5. Epub 2010 Feb 11.

Hôpital Cardiologique du Haut-Lévêque and the Université Victor Segalen Bordeaux II, Bordeaux, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1540-8167.2010.01726.xDOI Listing
August 2010

Is radiofrequency ablation of accessory pathways always necessary? The case of a variant of Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome.

J Electrocardiol 2009 May-Jun;42(3):290-2. Epub 2008 Dec 6.

Hôpital Cardiologique Louis Pradel, Hospices Civils de Lyon, 6977 Lyon, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2008.09.001DOI Listing
July 2009

Morphometric ablation lesion characteristics comparing 4, 6, and 8 mm electrode-tip cryocatheters.

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2008 Nov 19;19(11):1203-7. Epub 2008 May 19.

Electrophysiology Service, Montreal Heart Institute, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1540-8167.2008.01224.xDOI Listing
November 2008

Cryoablation outcomes for AV nodal reentrant tachycardia comparing 4-mm versus 6-mm electrode-tip catheters.

Heart Rhythm 2008 Feb 9;5(2):230-4. Epub 2007 Oct 9.

Electrophysiology Service, Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2007.10.013DOI Listing
February 2008

The pharmacological response of ischemia-related atrial fibrillation in dogs: evidence for substrate-specific efficacy.

Cardiovasc Res 2007 Apr 27;74(1):104-13. Epub 2007 Jan 27.

Research Center and Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cardiores.2007.01.018DOI Listing
April 2007

Mechanisms of atrial fibrillation: lessons from animal models.

Prog Cardiovasc Dis 2005 Jul-Aug;48(1):9-28

Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute and University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pcad.2005.06.002DOI Listing
November 2005

The pathology of atrial fibrillation in dogs.

J Vet Cardiol 2005 Nov 17;7(2):121-9. Epub 2005 Oct 17.

Research Center, Montreal Heart Institute and University of Montreal, QC, Canada; Department of Radiation and Stress Cell Biology, University of Groningen, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvc.2005.07.001DOI Listing
November 2005