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    July 2021
  1. FREYER L, von Stulpnagel L, Spielbichler P, Sappler N, et al
    Rationale and design of a digital trial using smartphones to detect subclinical atrial fibrillation in a population at risk: The eHealth-based Bavarian Alternative Detection of Atrial Fibrillation (eBRAVE-AF) trial.
    Am Heart J. 2021 Jul 9. pii: S0002-8703(21)00164.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    June 2021
  2. KUMAR N, Xu H, Garg N, Pandey A, et al
    Patient Characteristics, Care Patterns, and Outcomes of Atrial Fibrillation Associated Hospitalizations in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease and End-Stage Renal Disease.
    Am Heart J. 2021 Jun 30. pii: S0002-8703(21)00175.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  3. WHEELOCK KM, Kratz A, Lathkar-Pradhan S, Najarian K, et al
    Association between Symptoms, Affect and Heart Rhythm in Patients with Persistent or Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation: An Ambulatory Pilot Study.
    Am Heart J. 2021 Jun 19. pii: S0002-8703(21)00150.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  4. SZUMMER K, Perino AC, Fan J, Kothari M, et al
    Association of kidney function and atrial fibrillation progression to clinical outcomes in patients with cardiac implantable electronic devices.
    Am Heart J. 2021 Jun 9. pii: S0002-8703(21)00149.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    May 2021
  5. KITTIPIBUL V, Blumer V, Hernandez GA, Fudim M, et al
    Pre-operative Atrial Fibrillation and Early Right Ventricular Failure after Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
    Am Heart J. 2021 May 23. pii: S0002-8703(21)00138.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  6. YAO X, Attia ZI, Behnken EM, Walvatne K, et al
    Batch Enrollment for an Artificial Intelligence-Guided Intervention to Lower Neurologic Events in Patients with Undiagnosed Atrial Fibrillation (BEAGLE): Rationale and design of a digital clinical trial.
    Am Heart J. 2021 May 22. pii: S0002-8703(21)00135.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  7. HESS PL, Gosch KL, Jani SM, Varosy PD, et al
    Use of Oral Anticoagulants in Patients with Valvular Atrial Fibrillation: Findings From the NCDR PINNACLE Registry(R).
    Am Heart J. 2021 May 22. pii: S0002-8703(21)00120.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  8. MADSEN JMM, Jacobsen MRR, Sabbah M, Topal DGG, et al
    Long-Term Prognostic Outcomes and Implication of Oral Anticoagulants in Patients with New-Onset Atrial Fibrillation following ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
    Am Heart J. 2021 May 3. pii: S0002-8703(21)00114.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    April 2021
  9. LUBITZ SA, Faranesh AZ, Atlas SJ, McManus DD, et al
    Rationale and Design of a Large Population Study to Validate Software for the Assessment of Atrial Fibrillation from Data Acquired by a Consumer Tracker or Smartwatch: The Fitbit Heart Study.
    Am Heart J. 2021 Apr 15. pii: S0002-8703(21)00093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  10. MARTIN AC, Hausleiter J, Karam N
    Intra-procedural unfractionated heparin monitoring and uninterrupted direct oral anticoagulants: An unheeded issue in transcatheter mitral valve repair procedures.
    Am Heart J. 2021;234:136-137.
    PubMed    


    March 2021
  11. TURAKHIA M, Sundaram V, Smith SN, Ding V, et al
    Efficacy of a Centralized, Blended Electronic and Human Intervention to Improve Direct Oral Anticoagulant Adherence: Smartphones to improve rivaroxaban ADHEREnce in Atrial Fibrillation (SmartADHERE) A Randomized Clinical Trial: SmartADHERE rivaroxaban
    Am Heart J. 2021 Mar 4. pii: S0002-8703(21)00065.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  12. CHERY GS, Kamp N, Kosinski AS, Schmidler GS, et al
    Response to: The paradox of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator: When guidelines play against care improvement.
    Am Heart J. 2021;233:151-152.
    PubMed    


  13. DISERTORI M, Mase M, Rigoni M, Ravelli F, et al
    The paradox of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator: When guidelines may play against care improvement.
    Am Heart J. 2021;233:149-150.
    PubMed    


  14. CHEW DS, Sacks NC, Emden MR, Preib MT, et al
    Trends in health care resource use and expenditures in patients with newly diagnosed paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia in the United States.
    Am Heart J. 2021;233:132-140.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    February 2021
  15. AKAO M, Yasuda S, Kaikita K, Ako J, et al
    Rivaroxaban Monotherapy versus Combination Therapy According to Patient Risk of Stroke and Bleeding in Atrial Fibrillation and Stable Coronary Disease: AFIRE trial sub-analysis.
    Am Heart J. 2021 Feb 28. pii: S0002-8703(21)00063.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  16. BLUMER V, Rivera M, Corbalan R, Becker RC, et al
    Rivaroxaban versus Warfarin in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation Enrolled in Latin America: Insights from ROCKET AF.
    Am Heart J. 2021 Feb 8. pii: S0002-8703(21)00036.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    January 2021
  17. SEN S, Redd K, Trivedi T, Moss K, et al
    Periodontal Disease, Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke.
    Am Heart J. 2021 Jan 24. pii: S0002-8703(21)00013.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  18. DE GROOT JR, Ruff CT, Murphy SA, Hamershock RA, et al
    Edoxaban versus Warfarin in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation in Relation to the Risk of Stroke: A Secondary Analysis of the ENGAGE AF-TIMI 48 Study.
    Am Heart J. 2021 Jan 22. pii: S0002-8703(21)00017.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  19. R P, G W, J R, M T, et al
    A Randomized Ablation-based atrial Fibrillation rhythm control versus rate control Trial in patients with heart failure and high burden Atrial Fibrillation.
    Am Heart J. 2021 Jan 17. pii: S0002-8703(21)00016.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  20. AKAO M, Yamashita T, Suzuki S, Okumura K, et al
    Corrigendum to "Impact of creatinine clearance on clinical outcomes in elderly atrial fibrillation patients receiving apixaban: J-ELD AF Registry sub-analysis" [Am Heart J, 223 (2020), 23-33].
    Am Heart J. 2021 Jan 8. pii: S0002-8703(20)30404.
    PubMed    


  21. TOMASDOTTIR M, Held C, Hadziosmanovic N, Westerbergh J, et al
    Risk Markers of Incident Atrial Fibrillation in Patients with Coronary Heart Disease.
    Am Heart J. 2021 Jan 2. pii: S0002-8703(20)30425.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  22. TSENG WC, Huang CN, Chiu SN, Lu CW, et al
    Long-term outcomes of arrhythmia and distinct electrophysiological features in congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries in an Asian cohort.
    Am Heart J. 2021;231:73-81.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  23. YERASI C, Tripathi B, Wang Y, Forrestal BJ, et al
    National trends and 30-day readmission rates for next-day-discharge transcatheter aortic valve replacement: An analysis from the Nationwide Readmissions Database, 2012-2016.
    Am Heart J. 2021;231:25-31.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    December 2020
  24. ROME BN, Gagne JJ, Avorn J, Kesselheim AS, et al
    Non-Warfarin Oral Anticoagulant Copayments and Adherence in Atrial Fibrillation:A Population-Based Cohort Study.
    Am Heart J. 2020 Dec 21. pii: S0002-8703(20)30412.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  25. CARNICELLI AP, Hong H, Giugliano RP, Connolly SJ, et al
    Individual Patient Data from the Pivotal Randomized Controlled Trials of Non-Vitamin K Antagonist Oral Anticoagulants in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation (COMBINE AF): Design and Rationale: From the COMBINE AF (A COllaboration between Multiple instit
    Am Heart J. 2020 Dec 6. pii: S0002-8703(20)30401.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  26. KHAN H, Hanif M, Khan MA, Mirza E, et al
    Letter to the editor: Discontinuation rates of warfarin versus direct acting oral anticoagulants in clinical practice.
    Am Heart J. 2020;230:101.
    PubMed    


    November 2020
  27. OVERWYK KJ, Yin X, Tong X, King SMC, et al
    Defect-free Care trends in the Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Program, 2008-2018.
    Am Heart J. 2020 Nov 27. pii: S0002-8703(20)30392.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  28. PERETTO G, De Luca G, Campochiaro C, Palmisano A, et al
    Telemedicine in myocarditis: Evolution of a mutidisciplinary "disease unit" at the time of COVID-19 pandemic.
    Am Heart J. 2020;229:121-126.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  29. LACHTRUPP CL, Valente AM, Gurvitz M, Landzberg MJ, et al
    Interobserver agreement of the anatomic and physiological classification system for adult congenital heart disease.
    Am Heart J. 2020;229:92-99.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  30. YANNOPOULOS D, Kalra R, Kosmopoulos M, Walser E, et al
    Rationale and methods of the Advanced R(2)Eperfusion STrategies for Refractory Cardiac Arrest (ARREST) trial.
    Am Heart J. 2020;229:29-39.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    October 2020
  31. BOAS R, Thune JJ, Pehrson S, Kober L, et al
    Atrial fibrillation is a marker of increased mortality risk in non-ischemic heart failure - results from the DANISH Trial.
    Am Heart J. 2020 Oct 31. pii: S0002-8703(20)30359.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  32. NATHAN AS, Yang L, Geng Z, Dayoub EJ, et al
    Oral anticoagulant use in patients with atrial fibrillation and mitral valve repair.
    Am Heart J. 2020;232:1-9.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  33. NORDENSKJOLD AM, Agewall S, Atar D, Baron T, et al
    Randomized evaluation of beta blocker and ACE-inhibitor/angiotensin receptor blocker treatment in patients with myocardial infarction with non-obstructive coronary arteries (MINOCA-BAT): Rationale and design.
    Am Heart J. 2020;231:96-104.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  34. FRIEDMAN DJ, Emerek K, Kisslo J, Sogaard P, et al
    Left bundle branch block is associated with a similar Dyssynchronous phenotype in heart failure patients with Normal and reduced ejection fractions.
    Am Heart J. 2020 Oct 21. pii: S0002-8703(20)30338.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  35. IKENOUCHI T, Inaba O, Takamiya T, Inamura Y, et al
    The impact of left atrium size on selection of the pulmonary vein isolation method for atrial fibrillation: Cryoballoon or radiofrequency catheter ablation.
    Am Heart J. 2020 Oct 21. pii: S0002-8703(20)30347.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  36. GUIMARAES HP, de Barros E Silva PGM, Liporace IL, Sampaio RO, et al
    A randomized clinical trial to evaluate the efficacy and safety of rivaroxaban in patients with bioprosthetic mitral valve and atrial fibrillation or flutter: Rationale and design of the RIVER trial.
    Am Heart J. 2020 Oct 9. pii: S0002-8703(20)30277.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  37. GONG IY, Atzema CL, Lega IC, Austin PC, et al
    Levothyroxine dose and risk of atrial fibrillation: a nested case-control study.
    Am Heart J. 2020 Oct 3. pii: S0002-8703(20)30272.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    August 2020
  38. KAWAKAMI H, Nolan MT, Phillips K, Scuffham PA, et al
    Cost-effectiveness of combined catheter ablation and left atrial appendage closure for symptomatic atrial fibrillation in patients with high stroke and bleeding risk.
    Am Heart J. 2020 Aug 18. pii: S0002-8703(20)30238.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  39. KWON S, Lee SR, Choi EK, Choe WS, et al
    Non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants in very elderly east Asians with atrial fibrillation: A nationwide population-based study.
    Am Heart J. 2020;229:81-91.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  40. MIRWAIS M, Reynolds M
    Extending physicians' reach in grasping AF symptoms.
    Am Heart J. 2020;226:250-251.
    PubMed    


  41. KAHN PA, Gruen J, Thomas A, Ahmad T, et al
    Use and outcomes of wearable cardioverter-defibrillators in a large integrated academic health system.
    Am Heart J. 2020;226:232-234.
    PubMed    


    July 2020
  42. AL-KHATIB SM, Pokorney SD, Al-Khalidi HR, Haynes K, et al
    Underuse of oral anticoagulants in privately insured patients with atrial fibrillation: A population being targeted by the IMplementation of a randomized controlled trial to imProve treatment with oral AntiCoagulanTs in patients with Atrial Fibrillati
    Am Heart J. 2020;229:110-117.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    June 2020
  43. PRASAD A, Panhwar S, Hendel RC, Sheikh O, et al
    COVID-19 and the cardiovascular system: A review of current data, summary of best practices, outline of controversies, and illustrative case reports.
    Am Heart J. 2020;226:174-187.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  44. DELURGIO DB, Ferguson E, Gill J, Blauth C, et al
    Convergence of Epicardial and Endocardial RF Ablation for the Treatment of Symptomatic Persistent AF (CONVERGE Trial): Rationale and design.
    Am Heart J. 2020;224:182-191.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    May 2020
  45. DEHGHANI P, Davidson LJ, Grines CL, Nayak K, et al
    North American COVID-19 ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (NACMI) registry: Rationale, design, and implications.
    Am Heart J. 2020 May 16. pii: S0002-8703(20)30142.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  46. HA ACT, Stewart J, Klein G, Roy D, et al
    Impact of electrical cardioversion on quality of life for patients with symptomatic persistent atrial fibrillation: Is there a treatment expectation effect?
    Am Heart J. 2020;226:152-160.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  47. KATSUMATA Y, Kimura T, Kohsaka S, Ikemura N, et al
    Discrepancy in recognition of symptom burden among patients with atrial fibrillation.
    Am Heart J. 2020 May 6. pii: S0002-8703(20)30120.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  48. LOUNGANI RS, Rehorn MR, Newby LK, Katz JN, et al
    A care pathway for the cardiovascular complications of COVID-19: Insights from an institutional response.
    Am Heart J. 2020;225:3-9.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  49. WEIR MR, Ashton V, Moore KT, Shrivastava S, et al
    Response to letter regarding article "Rivaroxaban versus warfarin in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation and stage IV-V chronic kidney disease".
    Am Heart J. 2020;223:111-112.
    PubMed    


  50. SHOAR S, Shoar N, Naderan M, Modukuru VR, et al
    Regarding the publication "Rivaroxaban versus warfarin in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation and stage IV-V chronic kidney disease".
    Am Heart J. 2020;223:110.
    PubMed    


    April 2020
  51. JACKSON LR 2ND, Kim S, Blanco R, Thomas L, et al
    Discontinuation rates of warfarin versus direct acting oral anticoagulants in US clinical practice: Results from Outcomes Registry for Better Informed Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation II (ORBIT-AF II).
    Am Heart J. 2020;226:85-93.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  52. WALLACE BC, Allen LA, Knoepke CE, Glasgow RE, et al
    A multicenter trial of a shared DECision Support Intervention for Patients offered implantable Cardioverter-DEfibrillators: DECIDE-ICD rationale, design, Medicare changes, and pilot data.
    Am Heart J. 2020;226:161-173.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  53. AKAO M, Yamashita T, Suzuki S, Okumura K, et al
    Corrigendum to "Impact of creatinine clearance on clinical outcomes in elderly atrial fibrillation patients receiving apixaban: J-ELD AF Registry subanalysis" Am Heart J (2020).
    Am Heart J. 2020 Apr 13. pii: S0002-8703(20)30092.
    PubMed    


    March 2020
  54. KARTHIKEYAN G, Connolly SJ, Ntsekhe M, Benz A, et al
    The INVICTUS rheumatic heart disease research program: Rationale, design and baseline characteristics of a randomized trial of rivaroxaban compared to vitamin K antagonists in rheumatic valvular disease and atrial fibrillation.
    Am Heart J. 2020;225:69-77.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  55. THIBERT MJ, Hawkins NM, Andrade JG
    Clinical decision support for atrial fibrillation in primary care: Steps forward.
    Am Heart J. 2020;224:54-56.
    PubMed    


  56. COX JL, Parkash R, Foster GA, Xie F, et al
    Integrated Management Program Advancing Community Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation (IMPACT-AF): A cluster randomized trial of a computerized clinical decision support tool.
    Am Heart J. 2020;224:35-46.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  57. MIYAZAKI S, Horie T, Hachiya H, Hasegawa K, et al
    The mechanisms of recurrent atrial arrhythmias after second-generation cryoballoon ablation.
    Am Heart J. 2020;221:29-38.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    February 2020
  58. AKAO M, Yamashita T, Suzuki S, Okumura K, et al
    Impact of creatinine clearance on clinical outcomes in elderly atrial fibrillation patients receiving apixaban: J-ELD AF Registry subanalysis.
    Am Heart J. 2020;223:23-33.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  59. AKDIS D, Saguner AM, Burri H, Medeiros-Domingo A, et al
    Clinical predictors of left ventricular involvement in arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy.
    Am Heart J. 2020;223:34-43.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  60. HERNANDEZ-OJEDA J, Arbelo E, Jorda P, Borras R, et al
    The role of clinical assessment and electrophysiology study in Brugada syndrome patients with syncope.
    Am Heart J. 2020;220:213-223.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  61. ALI-AHMED F, Dalgaard F, Al-Khatib SM
    Sudden cardiac death in patients with myocarditis: Evaluation, risk stratification, and management.
    Am Heart J. 2020;220:29-40.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    January 2020
  62. WEIR MR, Ashton V, Moore KT, Shrivastava S, et al
    Rivaroxaban versus warfarin in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation and stage IV-V chronic kidney disease.
    Am Heart J. 2020;223:3-11.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  63. MIURA K, Ikemura N, Kimura T, Katsumata Y, et al
    Treatment strategies and subsequent changes in the patient-reported quality-of-life among elderly patients with atrial fibrillation.
    Am Heart J. 2020;222:83-92.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  64. NGUYEN BO, Rienstra M, Hobbelt AH, Tijssen JGP, et al
    Optimal treatment of underlying conditions improves rhythm control outcome in atrial fibrillation - Data from RACE 3.
    Am Heart J. 2020 Jan 10. pii: S0002-8703(19)30345.
    PubMed    


  65. LOUNGANI RS, Rehorn MR, Geurink KR, Coniglio AC, et al
    Outcomes following cardioversion for patients with cardiac amyloidosis and atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter.
    Am Heart J. 2020;222:26-29.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  66. DALGAARD F, North R, Pieper K, Fonarow GC, et al
    Risk of major cardiovascular and neurologic events with obstructive sleep apnea among patients with atrial fibrillation.
    Am Heart J. 2020;223:65-71.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  67. PASSMAN R
    Atrial fibrillation detection using implantable cardiac monitors: Are we being too revealing?
    Am Heart J. 2020;219:137-139.
    PubMed    


  68. REIFFEL JA, Verma A, Kowey PR, Halperin JL, et al
    Rhythm monitoring strategies in patients at high risk for atrial fibrillation and stroke: A comparative analysis from the REVEAL AF study.
    Am Heart J. 2020;219:128-136.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  69. LU DY, Ventoulis I, Liu H, Kudchadkar SM, et al
    Sex-specific cardiac phenotype and clinical outcomes in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
    Am Heart J. 2020;219:58-69.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    December 2019
  70. TAZMINI K, Fraz MSA, Nymo SH, Stokke MK, et al
    Potassium infusion increases the likelihood of conversion of recent-onset atrial fibrillation-A single-blinded, randomized clinical trial.
    Am Heart J. 2019;221:114-124.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  71. MUHLESTEIN JB, Anderson JL, Bethea CF, Severance HW, et al
    Feasibility of combining serial smartphone single-lead electrocardiograms for the diagnosis of ST-elevation myocardial infarction.
    Am Heart J. 2019;221:125-135.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  72. HERMIDA JS, Chen J, Meyer C, Iacopino S, et al
    Cryoballoon catheter ablation versus antiarrhythmic drugs as a first-line therapy for patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation: Rationale and design of the international Cryo-FIRST study.
    Am Heart J. 2019;222:64-72.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  73. KALRA R, Shenoy C
    Identifying nonischemic cardiomyopathy patients who would benefit from an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator: Can late gadolinium enhancement on cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging help?
    Am Heart J. 2019 Dec 17. pii: S0002-8703(19)30352.
    PubMed    


  74. MEGALY M, Gossl M, Sorajja P, Anzia LE, et al
    Outcomes after pacemaker implantation in patients with new-onset left bundle-branch block after transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
    Am Heart J. 2019;218:128-132.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  75. MAZUREK M, Teutsch C, Diener HC, Dubner SJ, et al
    Safety and effectiveness of dabigatran at 2 years: Final outcomes from Phase II of the GLORIA-AF registry program.
    Am Heart J. 2019;218:123-127.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  76. EGBE AC, Najam M, Banala K, Vojjini R, et al
    Impact of atrial arrhythmia on survival in adults with tetralogy of Fallot.
    Am Heart J. 2019;218:1-7.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    November 2019
  77. JANKELSON L, Dai M, Bernstein S, Park D, et al
    Quantitative analysis of ablation technique predicts arrhythmia recurrence following atrial fibrillation ablation.
    Am Heart J. 2019;220:176-183.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  78. SUTTER JS, Lokhnygina Y, Daubert JP, Bahnson T, et al
    Safety and efficacy outcomes of left atrial posterior wall isolation compared to pulmonary vein isolation and pulmonary vein isolation with linear ablation for the treatment of persistent atrial fibrillation.
    Am Heart J. 2019;220:89-96.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  79. MAGGIONI AP, Dondi L, Andreotti F, Pedrini A, et al
    Four-year trends in oral anticoagulant use and declining rates of ischemic stroke among 194,030 atrial fibrillation patients drawn from a sample of 12 million people.
    Am Heart J. 2019;220:12-19.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  80. LORING Z, Shrader P, Allen LA, Blanco R, et al
    Guideline-directed therapies for comorbidities and clinical outcomes among individuals with atrial fibrillation.
    Am Heart J. 2019;219:21-30.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    October 2019
  81. GARCIA DA, Fisher DA, Mulder H, Wruck L, et al
    Gastrointestinal bleeding in patients with atrial fibrillation treated with Apixaban or warfarin: Insights from the Apixaban for Reduction in Stroke and Other Thromboembolic Events in Atrial Fibrillation (ARISTOTLE) trial.
    Am Heart J. 2019;221:1-8.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  82. SLEE A, Saksena S
    Impact of initial heart failure emergence on clinical outcomes of atrial fibrillation patients in the AFFIRM trial.
    Am Heart J. 2019;220:1-11.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  83. BARRIO-LOPEZ MT, Ruiz-Canela M, Ramos P, Tercedor L, et al
    PREvention of recurrent arrhythmias with Mediterranean diet (PREDIMAR) study in patients with atrial fibrillation: Rationale, design and methods.
    Am Heart J. 2019;220:127-136.
    PubMed    


  84. POKORNEY SD, Holmes DN, Shrader P, Thomas L, et al
    Patterns of amiodarone use and outcomes in clinical practice for atrial fibrillation.
    Am Heart J. 2019;220:145-154.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  85. DIEDERICHSEN SZ, Haugan KJ, Brandes A, Graff C, et al
    Incidence and predictors of atrial fibrillation episodes as detected by implantable loop recorder in patients at risk: From the LOOP study.
    Am Heart J. 2019 Oct 20. pii: S0002-8703(19)30267.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  86. SHAVADIA JS, Zheng Y, Green JB, Armstrong PW, et al
    Associations between beta-blocker therapy and cardiovascular outcomes in patients with diabetes and established cardiovascular disease.
    Am Heart J. 2019;218:92-99.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    August 2019
  87. KAMP NJ, Al-Khatib SM
    The subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator in review.
    Am Heart J. 2019;217:131-139.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    July 2019
  88. LOEHR LR, Soliman EZ, Poon AK, Couper D, et al
    The prevalence of atrial fibrillation on 48-hour ambulatory electrocardiography in African Americans compared to Whites: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study.
    Am Heart J. 2019;216:1-8.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    June 2019
  89. ASHBURNER JM, Atlas SJ, McManus DD, Chang Y, et al
    Design and rationale of a pragmatic trial integrating routine screening for atrial fibrillation at primary care visits: The VITAL-AF trial.
    Am Heart J. 2019;215:147-156.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  90. FRIBERG L
    Response to a letter to the Editor by Prof Platonov and Prof Holmqvist.
    Am Heart J. 2019;212:160.
    PubMed    


  91. PLATONOV PG, Holmqvist F
    Registry data on implantation of ICD is not necessarily reflective of an arrhythmic event.
    Am Heart J. 2019;212:158-159.
    PubMed    


    May 2019
  92. QUAST ABE, Baalman SWE, Betts TR, Boersma LVA, et al
    Rationale and design of the PRAETORIAN-DFT trial: A prospective randomized CompArative trial of SubcutanEous ImplanTable CardiOverter-DefibrillatoR ImplANtation with and without DeFibrillation testing.
    Am Heart J. 2019;214:167-174.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  93. VALDERRABANO M, Peterson LE, Bunge R, Prystash M, et al
    Vein of Marshall ethanol infusion for persistent atrial fibrillation: VENUS and MARS clinical trial design.
    Am Heart J. 2019;215:52-61.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  94. MENTIAS A, Shantha G, Adeola O, Barnes GD, et al
    Role of diabetes and insulin use in the risk of stroke and acute myocardial infarction in patients with atrial fibrillation: A Medicare analysis.
    Am Heart J. 2019;214:158-166.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  95. ALEXANDRE J, Ollitrault P, Fischer MO, Fellahi JL, et al
    Spironolactone and perioperative atrial fibrillation occurrence in cardiac surgery patients: Rationale and design of the ALDOCURE trial.
    Am Heart J. 2019;214:88-96.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  96. MANN I, Sasikaran T, Sandler B, Babalis D, et al
    Ablation versus Anti-Arrhythmic Therapy for Reducing All Hospital Episodes from Recurrent Atrial Fibrillation (AVATAR-AF): Design and rationale.
    Am Heart J. 2019;214:36-45.
    PubMed     Abstract available


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