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ORAL & POSTER PRESENTATIONS

2009 ARCHIVE

Arthur Rosenblueth Efficacy, Efficiency and Margin of Usefulness of the technology of atrial fibrillation ablation. XXVI National Congress of Cardiology. Puebla, Mexico.

The role of MRI in the management of AF ablation. 4th International Symposium on Advances in Ahrrthymias, Davos, Switzerland. Nassir F. Marrouche, MD.

MRI for Management of Atrial Fibrillation. Atrial Fibrillation Summit in Rome, Italy. Nassir F. Marrouche, MD

AFIS: A New Solution to Manage AFib Patients. Atrial Fibrillation: Strategies and Solutions Satellite Symposium, Boston, MA. Nassir F. Marrouche, MD

The Prosecution, Debate: "Robotically Directed Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation" at the HRS Scientific Sessions in Boston, MA. Nassir F. Marrouche, MD

Pre-Procedural and intra-procedural MRI.  2nd Biotronik Strategic Advisory Session, Imaging in Cardiac Applications, Cardiac Rhythm Management.  Nassir F. Marrouche, MD

Evaluation of atrial fibrillation ablation using MRI. EUROPACE 2009, (Berlin, Germany). Nassir F. Marrouche, MD.

Ablation of atrial fibrillation in the failing heart.  EUROPACE 2009, (Berlin, Germany). Nassir F. Marrouche, MD.

Landmark Trials in Arrhythmia Reserach" at the Biotronik International Fellows Program, Barcelona, Spain. Nassir F. Marrouche, MD.

Preventing Atrial Fibrillation Recurrence is What Matters. ESC Satellite Symposium, Redefining Therapeutic Goals of AFIB. Barcelona, Spain. Nassir F. Marrouche, MD.

MRI for Management of Atiral FIbrillation" at XXVI National Congress of Cardiology. Puebla, Mexico. Nassir F. Marrouche, MD.

Atrial FIbrillation Ablation in Patients with Left Ventricular Dysfunction.  XXVI National Congress of Cardiology. Puebla, Mexico. Nassir F. Marrouche, MD.

Ablation in AF - Current Status & Technologies. BIOTRONIK Workshop on EP, Defibrilaltion & New Indications, La Habana, Cuba. Nassir F. Marrouche, MD.

Remodeling of Left Atrial Scar and Closure of Gap Lesions Following Atrial Fibrillation Ablation: Assessment with Delayed Enhancement MRI at One-Year Post-Procedure. American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, Orlando 2009. Badger TJ, Adjei-Poku YA, et al.

Incidence of Complete Circumferential Scar of the Pulmonary Vein Antra Following Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation: Assessment of Contiguous Lesions with Delayed Enhancement MRI. Poster Presentation. American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, Orlando 2009.Badger TJ, Burgon NS, et al.

A Novel Delayed Enhancement MRI-based Method to Detect Esophageal Wall Injury Following Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation. Poster presentation. American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions, Orlando, USA 2009. Badger TJ, Adjei-Poku YA, et al.

The Relationship between Regional Distribution of Left Atrial Scar Formation and Procedural Success following Atrial Fibrillation Ablation. Poster presentation. European Society of Cardiology Scientific Sessons, Barcelona, Spain 2009. Badger TJ, Akoum N, et al.

Pre-ablation assessment of structural remodeling in AF helps selects successful ablation strategy. Oral Presentation. American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, Orlando 2009. Akoum N, Badger TJ, et al.

AF abaltion at early stages of left atrial remodeling is associated with better outcome. Poster presentation. European Society of Cardiology Scientific Sessions, Barcelona 2009. Akoum N, Badger TJ, et al.

Correlation of Delayed Enhancement MRI Following Atrial Fibrillation Ablation with Repeat Electroanatomical Mapping. Poster presentation. European Society of Cardiology Scientific Sessions, Barcelona, Spain 2009. Adjei-Poku YA, Badger TJ, et al.

Left atrial fibrosis impacts left ventricular ejection fraction in patients with atrial fibrillation. Poster presentation. European Society of Cardiology Scientific Sessions, Barcelona Spain 2009. Adjei-Poku Y, Akoum N, et al.

Poster Presentation. Use of a dark blood sequence to localize the esophagus prior to RF ablation and to assess left atrial edema post ablation. Society of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance. Orlando, USA, 2009. Vijayakumar S, Kholmovski EG, et al.

hp-GRAPPA for delayed enhanced imaging of the left atrium. Poster Presentation. International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, Honolulu, USA, 2009. Vijayakumar S, Burgon N, et al.

Visualizing acute RF lesions in the heart using non-contrast MRI at 3T. Poster Presentation. International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, Honolulu, USA, 2009. Vijayakumar S, Kholmovski EG, et al.

Phase-sensitive reconstruction to improve visialization of ablation scar in left atrium wall. Poster Presentation. International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, Honolulu, USA, 2009. Kholmovski EG, Vijayakumar S, Marrouche NF.

Real-time MRI guided atrial ablation. Oral Presentation. 36th International Congress on Electrocardiology, Wroclaw, Poland. MacLeod RS, Kholmovski EG, et al.

Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Identification of Myocardial Injury During Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation: First Experiences with the Miyabi MRI System. Oral presentation. Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Orlando, USA 2009. Sinha A, Ritscher G, et al.

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. Poster presentation. Heart Rhythm Society. Boston, USA 2009.Kalvaitis SJ, Akoum N, et al.

Use of Delayed-enhancement MRI to detect and compare the extent of fibrosis in the right and left atrium in atrial fibrillation patients. Poster Presentation. Heart Rhythm Society. Boston, USA 2009. Adjei-Poku Y, Burgon NS, et al.

p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal { margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt; font-size: 12pt; font-family: "Times New Roman"; }div.Section1 { page: Section1; } Current Treatment Options for Atrial Fibrillation. AJMC Roundtable, Miami, FL, USA. Nassir F. Marrouche, MD.

Structural and Functional Reverse Remodeling of the Left Atrium after Catheter Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation with Normal Vs. Reduced Left Ventricular Systolic Function. Heart Failure Society of America Scientific Sessions, Boston, MA 2009. Kuppahally SS, Burgon NS, et al.

Left atrial fibrosis impacts left ventricular ejection fraction in patients with atrial fibrillation. Poster Presentation. Heart Rhythm Society. Boston, USA 2009. Adjei-Poku Y, Akoum N,  et al.

Comparison of reverse remodeling in paroxysmal vs. persistent/permanent atrial fibrillation after catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation. Poster presentation. American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions. Orlando, USA 2009. Kuppahally SS, Burgon NS, et al.

Pulmonary vein stenoses are reversible early after plumonary vein isolation in patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation – a cardiac mri analysis. Poster Presentation. Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Scientific Sessions, Orlando, USA 2009. Mahnkopf C, Ritscher G, et al.

Reverse Right Atrial Remodeling post Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation. Poster presentation. European Society of Cardiology Scientific Sessions, Barcelona, Spain 2009. Adjei-Poku Y, Rao SN, et al.

The Relationship between Left Atrial Tissue Scar Formation and Procedural Success following Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation. American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions. Poster presentation. Orlando, USA 2009.
Burgon NS, Badger TJ, et al.

p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal { margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt; font-size: 12pt; font-family: "Times New Roman"; }div.Section1 { page: Section1; } Magnetic resonance imaging to assess atrial remodeling associated with AF. Boehringer Ingelheim Advisory Board Meeting, New Orleans, LA, USA. Nassir F. Marrouche, MD.

Prophylactic Treatment With Oral Furosemide Prevents Symptomatic Dyspnea and Acute Pleural Effusions Post Pulmonary Vein Antrum Isolation Ablation. Poster session presented at HRS Scientific Sessions, Boston, MA. Windfelder J, Carman R, et al. (2009).

Using Delayed-enhancement MRI to Assess Cryoablation Induced Scarring Following Atrial Fibrillation Ablation. Poster session presented at HRS Scientific Sessions, Boston, MA. Schmidt M, Burgon NS, et al. (2009).

Using the Initial Vector on Surface ECG to Distinguish the Origin of Outflow Tract Ventricular Tachycardia. Poster session presented at HRS Scientific Sessions, Boston, MA. Yang Y, Meulet J, et al.  (2009).

Outpatient Initiation of Sotalol Monitored by an Autotrigger Transtelephonic Monitoring System. Poster session presented at HRS Scientific Sessions, Boston, MA. Windfelder J, Carman R, et al.  (2009).

Use of Delayed-enhancement MRI to Detect and Compare the Extent of Fibrosis in the Right and Left Atrium in Atrial Fibrillation Patients. Poster session presented at HRS Scientific Sessions, Boston, MA. Adjei-Poku YA, Burgon NS, et al.  (2009).

Correlation of Delayed Enhancement MRI Following Atrial Fibrillation Ablation with Repeat Electroanatomical Mapping. Poster session presented at European Society of Cardiology Congress 2009, Barcelona, Spain. Adjei-Poku YA, Badger TJet al.  (2009).

AF Ablation at Early Stages of Left Atrial Structural Remodeling is Associated with a Better Outcome. Poster session presented at European Society of Cardiology Congress 2009, Barcelona, Spain. Akoum N, Badger TJ, et al. (2009).

Left Atrial Fibrosis Impacts Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation. Poster session presented at European Society of Cardiology Congress 2009, Barcelona, Spain. Adjei-Poku YA, Akoum N, et al. (2009).

Reverse Right Atrial Remodeling Post-Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation. Poster session presented at European Society of Cardiology Congress 2009, Barcelona, Spain. Adjei-Poku YA, Rao SN, et al. (2009).

Badger TJ, Akoum NW, Khan F, Adjei-Poku YA, Broderick RS, MacLeod RS, Marrouche NF. (2009). The Relationship between Regional Distribution of Left Atrial Scar Formation and Procedural Success following Atrial Fibrillation Ablation. Poster session presented at European Society of Cardiology Congress 2009, Barcelona, Spain.

Incidence of Complete Circumferential Scar of the Pulmonary Vein Antra Following Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation: Assessment of Contiguous Lesions with Delayed Enhancement MRI. Poster session presented at The American Heart Association Scientific Session 2009, Orlando. Badger TJ, Burgon NS,  et al. (2009).

Remodeling of Left Atrial Scar and Closure of Gap Lesions Following Atrial Fibrillation Ablation: Assessment with Delayed Enhancement MRI at One-Year Post-Procedure. Poster session presented at The American Heart Association Scientific Session 2009, Orlando. Badger TJ, Adjei-Poku YA, et al. (2009).