Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship

Scholarship

    Parikshit S. Sharma, MBBS

    1. Sharma PS.  Recruitment of bundle branches with permanent His bundle pacing in a patient with advanced conduction system disease.  What is the mechanism?  Heart Rhythm 2016.
    2. Sharma PS, Kasirajan V, Ellenbogen KE, Koneru J. Interconnections Between Left Atrial Ganglionic Plexi: Insights from Minimally Invasive Maze procedures and their outcomes. Accepted Manuscript PACE 2016.
    3. Sharma PS, Tan AY, Ellenbogen KA, Huizar JF. Violation of Lower Rate Limit: What Is the Mechanism? J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2015 Apr 1.
    4. Sharma PS, Dandamudi G, Naperkowski A, Oren JW, Storm RH, Ellenbogen KA, Vijayaraman P. Permanent His-bundle pacing is feasible, safe, and superior to right ventricular pacing in routine clinical practice. Heart Rhythm 2015 Feb 22;12(2):305-12. Epub 2014 Oct 22.
    5. Sharma D, Sharma PS, Miller MA, Singh SM, Kalahasty G, Ellenbogen KA. Position and sensing vector related triple counting and inappropriate shocks in the subcutaneous ICD system.  Heart Rhythm 2015.
    6. Padala SK, Sharma PS, Ellenbogen KA, Koneru JN.  Intermittent failure to capture: What is the mechanism?  Heart Rhythm 2016.

    Kelly McDonnell, MD

    1. Thompson JJ, McDonnell KM, Reavey-Cantwell JF, Ellenbogen KA, Koneru J.  Paradoxical septic emboli secondary to pacemaker endocarditis: transvenous lead extraction with distal embolization protection.  Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 2014;7:1271-2.
    2. Koneru JN, McDonnell K, Kaszala K, Huizar JF, Ellenbogen KA.  Resolustion of bundle branch block during cryoablation: continue ablating or not?  J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2014;25:1263-5.
    3. McDonnell KM, Rhee E, Srivathsan K, Su W. Novel Utility of Cryo-Ablation for Ventricular Arrhythmias Arising from the Left Aortic Cusp near the Left Main Coronary Artery: A Case Series. Heart Rhythm Journal. Accepted for publication.
    4. McDonnell KM, Shepard RK. Conduction disorders after transcatheter aortic valve implantation: a focused review. Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med. 2013 Aug;15(4):488-96.
    5. McDonnell KM, Campbell S, Ellenbogen KA. A Vexing Rhythm Problem? Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology. 2013 May 2.
    6. McDonnell KM, Campbell S, Ellenbogen KA.  Book Chapters: Device Troubleshooting: Case I – Diagnosis of SVT vs. VT and Device Troubleshooting: Case II – Lead/device noise.  Color Atlas and Synopsis of Electrophysiology.  Accepted for publication.

    Joseph Jenkins Thompson, MD

    1. Thompson JJ, McDonnell KM, Reavey-Cantwell JF, Ellenbogen KA, Koneru J.  Paradoxical septic emboli secondary to pacemaker endocarditis: transvenous lead extraction with distal embolization protection.  Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 2014;7:1271-2.
    2. Thompson JJ, Wallace EL, Winkler MA, Bodiwala KN, Leung SW. Tearing into the heart: dissociation of aortic cusp with rupture of the interventricular septum. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Oct 8;62(15):e143.
    3. Wallace EL, Thompson JJ, Faulkner MW, Gurley JC, Smith MD. Septal Perforator Anatomy and Variability of Perfusion Bed by Myocardial Contrast Echocardiography: A Study of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Patients Undergoing Alcohol Septal Ablation. J Interv Cardiol. 2013 Sep 30.

    Rizwan Alimohammad, MD

    1. Kalahasty G, Alimohammad R, Mahajan R, Morjaria S, Ellenbogen KA. A Brief History of Remote Cardiac Monitoring. Cardiac Electrophysiology Clinics 2013;5:275-282.

    S. K. Padala, MD

    1. Padala SK, Sharma PS, Ellenbogen KA, Koneru JN.  Intermittent failure to capture: What is the mechanism?  Heart Rhythm 2016.
    2. Padala SK, Sidhu MS, Brown JR, Zipursky JS, Steckman DA, Parikh D, Greenburg ML  Non-sustained Wide Complex Tachycardia on Telemetry: An Underappreciated Sign to Aid in Diagnosis Europace. 2015 Dec 17. pii: euv273.
    3. Padala SK, Kalahasty G, Ellenbogen KA.  Paced Rhythms and Device Troubleshooting.  ECG Masters Collection by Shensha M, Estes M, Scheinman M, Josephson M. In Press.

    Yuhning Linda Hu, MD

    1. Hu YL, Kasirajan V, Tang DG, Shah KB, Koneru JN, Ellenbogen KA, Kron J. Prospective evaluation of implantable cardioverter defibrillator lead function during and after LVAD implantation. JACC Clinical Electrophysiology. In press. Jan. 2016.
    2. Tan AY, Hu YL, Potfay J, Kaszala K, Howren M, Sima AP, Shultz M, Ellenbogen KA, Huizar JF. Impact of Ventricular Ectopic Burden in a Premature Ventricular Contraction-induced Cardiomyopathy Animal Model. HeartRhythm Journal. Accepted for publication Nov. 2015.
    3. Kaszala K, Tan AY, Saini R, Hu YL, Winfield J, Koneru JN, Shepard RK, Ellenbogen, KA, Huizar JH. Lasers in Cardiovascular Medicine. Application of Excimer Laser for Percutaneous Extraction of Pacemaker and Defibrillator Leads: Experience from the Hunter Holmes McGuire Veterans Administration Medical Center and the Virginia Commonwealth University Health System. Chaper 19: pp 255-270. Springer-Verlag London 2015.
    4. Hu YL, Kasirajan V, Han FT, Iqbal Z, Abbate A, Koneru JN, Ellenbogen KA. Long term follow-up of a minimally invasive surgical pulmonary vein isolation and ganglionic plexi ablation for atrial fibrillation. 36th Annual Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Sessions, May 2015, poster presentation.
    5. Hu YL, Kaszala K, Huizar JF, Ellenbogen KA, and Tan AY.  Periodic lead noise on implantable cardioverter defibrillator leads at 35 and 50 minutes past the hour: Unmasking of subclinical lead fracture by Automated Transthoracic and HV Impedance Checks. 36th Annual Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Sessions, May 2015, poster presentation.