CARMA

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ORAL & POSTER PRESENTATIONS

2011

Assessment of the Transmural Extent of Acute Atrial Lesions using Electrogram Amplitude vs. LGE-MRI. ISMRM 2011 19th Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Montreal, Quebec. S. Vijayakumar, , E.G. Kholmovski, et al.

Characterization of acute atrial lesions by late gadolinium enhancement MRI. ISMRM 2011 19th Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Montreal, Quebec. E.G. Kholmovski, S. Vijayakumar, et al.

Assessment and Completion of RF Ablation for the Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation using Real-Time MRI Guidance. ISMRM 2011 19th Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Montreal, Quebec. S. Vijayakumar, E.G. Kholmovski, et al.

An Integrated System for Catheter Tracking and Visualization in MR-Guided Cardiovascular Interventions. ISMRM 2011 19th Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Montreal, Quebec. L.Pan, J. Barbot, et al.

Limited FOV MR thermometry using a local cardiac RF coil in atrial fibrillation treatment. ISMRM 2011 19th Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Montreal, Quebec. N.A. Volland, E.G. Kholmovski, et al.

Self-navigated 3D late gadolinium enhancement imaging of the left atrium. ISMRM 2011 19th Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Montreal, Quebec. G. Adluru, L. Chen, et al.

Dark Regions of No-Reflow on LGE-MRI Result in Permanent Scar Post Atrial Fibrillation Ablation. ISMRM 2011 19th Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Montreal, Quebec. C.J. McGann, E.G. Khomovski, et al.

Cardiac Pacing in an MRI Environment. ISMRM 2011 19th Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Montreal, Quebec. G.H. Payne, G. Vergara,et al.

MRI for Management of AF: A Tool to Personalize AF Managment. 2011 HRS Satellite Symposium Dinner. San Francisco, CA. Nassir F. Marrouche, MD.

MRI Imaging: Is there a Role in 2011? HRS Scientific Sessions, 2011 AF Summit.  San Francisco, CA. Nassir F. Marrouche, MD.

Myocardial Fibrosis on MRI. HRS Scientific Sessions 2011. San Francisco, CA. Nassir F. Marrouche, MD.

Feasibility of Electro-Anatomical Mapping and Ablation Concept Using 3-Tesla Real-Time MRI Guidance. HRS Scientific Sessions 2011. San Francisco, CA. Gaston Vergara, MD, Joshua J.E. Blauer, BS, et al.

Advanced Atrial Fibrosis is Associated with a Higher Risk of Permanent Pacing in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation. HRS Scientific Sessions 2011. San Francisco, CA.Nazem W. Akoum, MD, Nathan Burgon, BS, et al.

Large Atrial Fibrillation Ablation Cohort Validates Predictive Value of LGE-MRI Quantified Fibrosis in Recurrence Following Catheter Ablation. HRS Scientific Sessions 2011. San Francisco, CA. Nazem W. Akoum, MD, Gaston Vergara, MD, et al.

Using Real Time MRI To Identify Gaps In Ablation Lesion Sets And Ablating Them Acutely. HRS Scientific Sessions 2011. San Francisco, CA.Ravi Ranjan, MD, PhD, Eugene G. Kholmovski, PhD, et al.

Left Atrial Structural Remodeling and Repeat Ablation Failure in Atrial Fibrillation Patients Using Delayed-enhancement MRI. HRS Scientific Sessions 2011. San Francisco, CA.Troy J. Badger, MD, Nazem Akoum, MD, et al.

Exercise Capacity Correlates with Left Atrial Tissue Remodeling as detected by Delayed Enhancement Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation.HRS Scientific Sessions 2011. San Francisco, CA. Kamran A. Rizvi, MD, Nathan S. Burgon, BSc, et al.

Amount Of Atrial Tissue Fibrosis Is Independent From Comorbidities In Patients With Atrial Fibrillation. HRS Scientific Sessions 2011. San Francisco, CA. Christian Mahnkopf, MD, Nazem Akoum, MD, et al.

Level of C-Reactive Protein in Patients with different Degrees of Left Atrial Fibrosis detected by DE-MRI in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation. HRS Scientific Sessions 2011. San Francisco, CA. Christian Mahnkopf, MD, Nathan S. Burgon, BS, et al.

Ablation Transmurality Determined By Real Time MRI Versus Local Bipolar Electrogram Attenuation.HRS Scientific Sessions 2011. San Francisco, CA.Ravi Ranjan, MD, PhD, Joshua Blauer, BS, et al.

Structural Electroanatomical Mapping: Incorporation of MRI Based Detection of Tissue Structure into the Electrical Mapping Paradigm. HRS Scientific Sessions 2011. San Francisco, CA. Joshua J. Blauer, BSc, Gaston R. Vergara, MD, et al.

Atrial Fibrillation Related Structural Remodeling Quantified Using LGE-MRI Affects the Left Atrium More Severely than the Right. HRS Scientific Sessions 2011. San Francisco, CA. Nazem W. Akoum, MD, Nathan Burgon, BS, et al.

Degree of Atrial Structural Remodeling Impacts Scar Formation During Radiofrequency based ablation of Atrial Fibrillation: Lessons Learned from Delayed-enhancement MRI. HRS Scientific Sessions 2011. San Francisco, CA. Troy J. Badger, MD, Yaw A. Adjei-Poku, MD, et al.

Factors Influencing Left Atrial Structural Remodeling in Atrial Fibillation Patients as Assessed with Delayed-Enhancement MRI. HRS Scientific Sessions 2011. San Francisco, CA. Troy J. Badger, MD, Nazem Akoum, MD, et al.

Mechanisms and Implications of StructuralRemodeling in AF. 4th Annual Western Atrial Fibrillation Symposium. Park City, UT. Ravi Ranjan, MD, PhD

Structural Remodeling and Need for Permanent Pacemaker in AF Patients. 4th Annual Western Atrial Fibrillation Symposium. Park City, UT. Nazem Akoum, MD

Are MRI Scanners Ready for EP Applications? 4th Annual Western Atrial Fibrillation Symposium. Park City, UT. Dennis Parker, PhD

How to Make MRI Images Useful? 4th Annual Western Atrial Fibrillation Symposium. Park City, UT. Rob MacLeod, PhD

Clot Detection: Preferred Method 4th Annual Western Atrial Fibrillation Symposium. Park City, UT. Chris McGann, MD

MRI to Determine Appropriate Management Strategies 4th Annual Western Atrial Fibrillation Symposium. Park City, UT. Nassir F. Marrouche, MD

DE-MRI Based Detection of Ablation Lesions. 4th Annual Western Atrial Fibrillation Symposium. Park City, UT. Nassir F. Marrouche, MD

AF catheter ablation I: Potential role of individualized ablation strategies. 5th Expert Meeting Berlin. Berlin, Germany. Nassir F. Marrouche, MD, FHRS.

Applications of MRI to the Management of AF: Substrate Analysis, Patient Selection and Therapy Monitoring. 16th Annual Boston Atrial Fibrillation Symposium, Mechanisms and New Directions in Therapy. Provided by The Academy for Healthcare Education, Inc. Endorsed by the Heart Rhythm Society. Boston, Massachusetts. Nassir F. Marrouche, MD, FHRS.