Publications

  1. Ashraf H, Agasthi P, Shanbhag A, Mehta RA, Rattanawong P, Allam M, Pujari SH, Mookadam F, Freeman WK, Srivathsan K, Sorajja D, Shen WK, Noseworthy PA, Yang EH, Masry HZE, Yao X, Mulpuru SK, Beohar N, Holmes DR Jr, Arsanjani R. Long-Term Clinical Outcomes of Underdosed Direct Oral Anticoagulants in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation and Atrial Flutter. Am J Med. 2021 Jun; 134 (6):788-796 Epub 2021 Jan 12
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  2. Khetarpal BK, Lee JZ, Javaid AI, Mi L, Venepally NR, Narasimhan B, Hardaway BW, Cha YM, Kusumoto F, Mulpuru SK, Srivathsan K. Electromagnetic interference from left ventricular assist device in patients with transvenous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2021 May 11 [Epub ahead of print]
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  3. Minaskeian N, Ladia V, Valverde A, Srivathsan K, Shen W. Repeat accessory pathway ablation: Challenges, surprises, and lessons learned. HeartRhythm Case Rep. 2021 May; 7 (5):292-295 Epub 2021 Feb 10
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  4. Ashraf H, Agasthi P, Siegel RJ, Pujari SH, Allam M, Shen WK, Srivathsan K, Sorajja D, Masry HE, El Masry H, Freeman WK, Mookadam F, Mulpuru S, Arsanjani R. Natural history and clinical significance of isolated complete left bundle branch block without associated structural heart disease. Anatol J Cardiol. 2021 Mar; 25 (3):170-176
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  5. Home M, Ladia V, Fisher R, Win-Kuang S, Srivathsan K. R-wave double counting secondary to antiarrhythmics and ablation leads to unnecessary shock. HeartRhythm Case Rep. 2020 Oct; 6 (10):782-785 Epub 2020 July 31
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  6. Rattanawong P, Shen W, El Masry H, Sorajja D, Srivathsan K, Valverde A, Scott LR. Guidance on Short-Term Management of Atrial Fibrillation in Coronavirus Disease 2019. J Am Heart Assoc. 2020 Jul 21; 9 (14):e017529 Epub 2020 June 09
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  7. Ladia V, Srivathsan K, Mulpuru S, Shen WK. His bundle pacing: conduction system capture and clinical impact. Curr Opin Cardiol. 2020 Jan; 35 (1):20-29
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  8. Lee JZ, Pasha AK, Glasgow AE, Habermann EB, Kusumoto FM, McLeod CJ, Goel V, Sorajja D, Srivathsan K, Shen WK, Madhavan M, Deshmukh AJ, Cha YM, Friedman PA, Asirvatham SJ, Mulpuru SK. Postoperative opioid prescription patterns and new opioid refills following cardiac implantable electronic device procedures. Heart Rhythm. 2019 Dec; 16 (12):1841-1848 Epub 2019 Oct 21
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  9. Hamoud NS, Abrich VA, Shen WK, Mulpuru SK, Srivathsan K. Achieving durable mitral isthmus block: Challenges, pitfalls, and methods of assessment. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2019 Sep; 30 (9):1679-1687 Epub 2019 Aug 01
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  10. Abrich VA, Shen WK, Mulpuru SK, Srivathsan K. Percutaneous epicardial cryoablation of idiopathic premature ventricular contractions near the left anterior descending artery. HeartRhythm Case Rep. 2019 Jul; 5 (7):367-370 Epub 2019 Apr 08
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  11. Lee JZ, Henrich MJ, Bibby P, Mulpuru SK, Friedman PA, Cha YM, Srivathsan K. Pacemaker firmware update and interrogation malfunction. HeartRhythm Case Rep. 2019 Apr; 5 (4):213-216 Epub 2019 Jan 11
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  12. Vaidya VR, Dai M, Asirvatham SJ, Rea RF, Thome TM, Srivathsan K, Mulpuru SK, Kusumoto F, Venkatachalam KL, Ryan JD, Friedman PA, Cha YM. Real-world experience with leadless cardiac pacing. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2019 Mar; 42 (3):366-373 Epub 2019 Jan 30
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  13. Tseng AS, Shipman JN, Lee JZ, Mi L, Amin M, Killu AM, Deshmukh AJ, Madhavan M, McLeod CJ, Srivathsan KK, Shen WK, Osborn MJ, Cha YM, Asirvatham SJ, Friedman PA, Mulpuru SK. Incidence, patterns, and outcomes after transvenous cardiac device lead macrodislodgment: Insights from a population-based study. Heart Rhythm. 2019 Jan; 16 (1):140-147 Epub 2018 July 25
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  14. Lee JZ, Agasthi P, Pasha AK, Tarin C, Tseng AS, Diehl NN, Hodge DO, DeSimone CV, Killu AM, Brady PA, Kancharla K, Kusumoto FM, Srivathsan K, Osborn MJ, Espinosa RE, Rea RF, Madhavan M, McLeod CJ, Shen WK, Cha YM, Friedman PA, Asirvatham SJ, Mulpuru SK. Stroke in patients with cardiovascular implantable electronic device infection undergoing transvenous lead removal. Heart Rhythm. 2018 Nov; 15 (11):1593-1600
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  15. Noheria A, van Zyl M, Scott LR, Srivathsan K, Madhavan M, Asirvatham SJ, McLeod CJ. Single-site ventricular pacing via the coronary sinus in patients with tricuspid valve disease. Europace. 2018 Apr 1; 20 (4):636-642
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  16. Lee JZ, Ling J, Diehl NN, Hodge DO, Padmanabhan D, Killu AM, Madhavan M, Noseworthy PA, Kapa S, McLeod CJ, Cha YM, Deshmukh AJ, Srivathsan K, Kusumoto FM, Shen WK, Friedman PA, Munger TM, Asirvatham SJ, Packer DL, Mulpuru SK. Mortality and Cerebrovascular Events After Heart Rhythm Disorder Management Procedures. Circulation. 2018 Jan 2; 137 (1):24-33 Epub 2017 Oct 18
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  17. Kusumoto FM, Schoenfeld MH, Wilkoff BL, Berul CI, Birgersdotter-Green UM, Carrillo R, Cha YM, Clancy J, Deharo JC, Ellenbogen KA, Exner D, Hussein AA, Kennergren C, Krahn A, Lee R, Love CJ, Madden RA, Mazzetti HA, Moore JC, Parsonnet J, Patton KK, Rozner MA, Selzman KA, Shoda M, Srivathsan K, Strathmore NF, Swerdlow CD, Tompkins C, Wazni O. 2017 HRS expert consensus statement on cardiovascular implantable electronic device lead management and extraction. Heart Rhythm. 2017 Dec; 14 (12):e503-e551 Epub 2017 Sept 15
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  18. Abrich VA, Munro J, Srivathsan K. Atrial fibrillation ablation with persistent left superior vena cava detected during intracardiac echocardiography. HeartRhythm Case Rep. 2017 Oct; 3 (10):455-458 Epub 2017 July 29
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  19. Abrich VA, Ramakrishna H, Mehta A, Mookadam F, Srivathsan K. The possible role of propofol in drug-induced torsades de pointes: A real-world single-center analysis. Int J Cardiol. 2017 Apr 1; 232:243-246 Epub 2017 Jan 04
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  20. Bibby P, Lee JZ, Srivathsan K, Mulpuru SK. Electrograms and Marker Delay: Is There a Problem? Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2017 Apr; 40 (4):438-441 Epub 2017 Mar 03
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  21. Wang RX, Lee HC, Li JP, Hodge DO, Cha YM, Friedman PA, Munger TM, Srivathsan K, Pavri BB, Shen WK. Sudden death and its risk factors after atrioventricular junction ablation and pacemaker implantation in patients with atrial fibrillation. Clin Cardiol. 2017 Jan; 40 (1):18-25 Epub 2016 Oct 17
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  22. Lipar L, Srivathsan K, Scott LR. Short-term outcome of cardiac resynchronization therapy - a comparison between newly implanted and chronically right ventricle-paced patients. Int J Cardiol. 2016 Sep 15; 219:195-9.
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  23. Lohrmann GM, Peters F, Srivathsan K, Essop MR, Mookadam F. Electrocardiographic Abnormalities in Disease-Free Black South Africans and Correlations With Echocardiographic Indexes and Early Repolarization. Am J Cardiol. 2016 Sep 1; 118 (5):765-70 Epub 2016 June 14
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  24. Schleifer JW, Mookadam F, Kransdorf EP, Nanda U, Adams JC, Cha S, Pajaro OE, Steidley DE, Scott RL, Carvajal T, Saadiq RA, Srivathsan K. Effect of Continued Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy on Ventricular Arrhythmias After Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation. Am J Cardiol. 2016 Aug 15; 118 (4):556-9 Epub 2016 May 28
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  25. Munro J, Shen WK, Srivathsan K. Pre-excited tachycardia: Atrial tachycardia with a bystander left lateral accessory pathway. HeartRhythm Case Rep. 2016 Jul; 2 (4):334-338 Epub 2016 Mar 31
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  26. Munro J, Chandrasekaran K, Srivathsan K. AV nodal ablation in tricuspid atresia; anatomical challenges. Indian Pacing Electrophysiol J. 2016 May - Jun; 16 (3):102-103 Epub 2016 Sept 12
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  27. Miranda-Arboleda AF, Munro J, Srivathsan K. Sinus node injury during adjunctive superior vena cava isolation in a patient with triggered atrial fibrillation. Indian Pacing Electrophysiol J. 2016 May - Jun; 16 (3):96-98 Epub 2016 Aug 20
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  28. Schleifer JW, Shen WK, Naidu SG, Srivathsan K. Radiofrequency ablation-assisted extraction of a pacing lead fragment. HeartRhythm Case Rep. 2015 Jul; 1 (4):217-219 Epub 2015 Apr 14
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  29. Pandit A, Hakim F, Chandrasekaran K, Srivathsan K. ST segment elevation myocardial infarction in biventricular paced rhythm. Heart Lung Circ. 2014 Sep; 23: (9)e184-7.
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  30. McDonnell K, Rhee E, Srivathsan K, Su W. Novel utility of cryoablation for ventricular arrhythmias arising from the left aortic cusp near the left main coronary artery: a case series. Heart Rhythm. 2014 Jan; 11 (1):34-8 Epub 2013 Oct 03
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  31. Schleifer JW, Mookadam F, Srivathsan K. Recent developments in the ablation of ventricular arrhythmias. Future Cardiol. 2013 Nov; 9(6):799-808.
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  32. Schleifer JW, Srivathsan K. Ventricular arrhythmias: state of the art. Cardiol Clin. 2013 Nov; 31(4):595-605, ix. Epub 2013 Aug 12.
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  33. Adams JC, Nelson MR, Chandrasekaran K, Jahangir A, Srivathsan K. Novel ECG criteria for right ventricular systolic dysfunction in patients with right bundle branch block. Int J Cardiol. 2013 Aug 20; 167(4):1385-9. Epub 2012 Apr 25.
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  34. Pandit A, Hakim FA, Srivathsan K, Lynch JJ. Left Atrial Thrombosis Despite Dabigatran Therapy. J Atr Fibrillation. 2013 Aug-Sep; 6 (2):891 Epub 2013 Aug 31
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  35. Roy RR, Sagar S, Bunch TJ, Aman W, Crusan DJ, Srivathsan K, Asirvatham SJ, Shen WK, Jahangir A. Hiatal Hernia Is Associated With an Increased Prevalence of Atrial Fibrillation in Young Patients. J Atr Fibrillation. 2013 Aug-Sep; 6 (2):894 Epub 2013 Aug 31
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  36. Wang RX, Lee HC, Hodge DO, Cha YM, Friedman PA, Rea RF, Munger TM, Jahangir A, Srivathsan K, Shen WK. Effect of pacing method on risk of sudden death after atrioventricular node ablation and pacemaker implantation in patients with atrial fibrillation. Heart Rhythm. 2013 May; 10(5):696-701. Epub 2013 Jan 17.
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  37. Goel R, Srivathsan K, Mookadam M. Supraventricular and ventricular arrhythmias. Prim Care. 2013 Mar; 40(1):43-71.
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  38. Quader N, Jalal U, Raslan S, Srivathsan K, Wilansky S, Unzek S, Chandrasekran K, Mookadam F. Worsening left ventricular apical peak strain early after right ventricular pacing. Ultrasound Med Biol. 2013 Feb; 39: (2)261-8.
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  39. Roy RR, Sagar S, Bunch TJ, Aman W, Crusan DJ, Srivathsan K, Asirvatham SJ, Shen WK, Jahangir A. Hiatal Hernia is associated with an increased prevalence of atrial fibrillation in young patients. Journal of Atrial Fibrillation. 2013; 6(2):11-5.
  40. Harris LA, Hansel SL, Rajan E, Srivathsan K, Rea R, Crowell MD, Fleischer DE, Pasha SF, Gurudu SR, Heigh RI, Shiff AD, Post JK, Leighton JA. Capsule Endoscopy in Patients with Implantable Electromedical Devices is Safe. Gastroenterol Res Pract. 2013; 2013:959234 Epub 2013 Apr 03
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  41. Adams JC, Srivathsan K, Shen WK. Advances in management of premature ventricular contractions. J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2012 Nov; 35 (2):137-49 Epub 2012 Aug 09
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  42. Yang HS, Caracciolo G, Sengupta PP, Goel R, Chandrasekaran K, Srivathsan K. Pacing polarity and left ventricular mechanical activation sequence in cardiac resynchronization therapy. J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2012 Oct; 35 (1):101-7 Epub 2012 May 15
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  43. Morris MF, Adams JC, Panse PM, Srivathsan K. Radiofrequency ablation complicated by left atrial intramural hematoma. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2012 Jun; 23(6):662-3. Epub 2011 Aug 17.
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  44. Goel R, Srivathsan K. Newer oral anticoagulant agents: a new era in medicine. Curr Cardiol Rev. 2012 May; 8 (2):158-65
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  45. Bhakta MD, Sorajja D, Scott LR, Srivathsan K. Linear segmental isolation of the left coronary cusp to eliminate ventricular arrhythmia originating in close proximity to left main coronary artery. J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2011 Oct; 32 (1):53-7 Epub 2011 June 04
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  46. Mirza M, Caracciolo G, Khan U, Mori N, Saha SK, Srivathsan K, Altemose G, Scott L, Sengupta P, Jahangir A. Left atrial reservoir function predicts atrial fibrillation recurrence after catheter ablation: a two-dimensional speckle strain study. J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2011 Sep; 31 (3):197-206 Epub 2011 Mar 22
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  47. Noheria A, Roshan J, Kapa S, Srivathsan K, Packer DL, Asirvatham SJ. Migraine headaches following catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation. J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2011 Apr; 30 (3):227-32 Epub 2010 Oct 19
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  48. Bhatia NL, Jahangir A, Pavlicek W, Scott LRP, Altemose GT, Srivathsan K. Reducing Ionizing Radiation Associated with Atrial Fibrillation Ablation: An Ultrasound-Guided Approach. J Atr Fibrillation. 2010 Dec; 3 (4):280 Epub 2010 Dec 15
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  49. Sorajja D, Bhakta MD, Scott LR, Altemose GT, Srivathsan K. Utilization of Electrocardiographic P-wave Duration for AV Interval Optimization in Dual-Chamber Pacemakers. Indian Pacing Electrophysiol J. 2010 Sep 5; 10 (9):383-92 Epub 2010 Sept 05
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  50. Bhatia NL, Humphries J, Chandrasekaran K, Srivathsan K. Atrial fibrillation ablation in cor triatriatum: value of intracardiac echocardiography. J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2010 Aug; 28 (2):153-5 Epub 2009 Nov 24
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  51. Arora S, Mookadam F, Srivathsan K. Interventional management of atrial fibrillation. Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther. 2010 Jul; 8(7):949-58.
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  52. Bhakta M, Obioha CC, Sorajja D, Srivathsan K, Arabia FA, Devaleria PA, Jaroszewski DE, Scott LR, Altemose GT. Nontraditional implantable cardioverter defibrillator placement in adult patients with limited venous access: a case series. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2010 Feb; 33(2):217-25. Epub 2009 Oct 05.
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  53. Wissner E, Wellnitz CV, Srivathsan K, Scott LR, Altemose GT. Value of multislice computed tomography angiography of the thorax in preparation for catheter ablation for the treatment of atrial fibrillation: the impact of unexpected cardiac and extracardiac findings on patient care. Eur J Radiol. 2009 Nov; 72: (2)284-8.
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  54. Jaroszewski DE, Altemose GT, Scott LR, Srivasthan K, Devaleria PA, Lackey J, Arabia FA. Nontraditional surgical approaches for implantation of pacemaker and cardioverter defibrillator systems in patients with limited venous access. Ann Thorac Surg. 2009 Jul; 88(1):112-6.
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  55. Srivathsan K, Ng DW, Mookadam F. Ventricular tachycardia and ventricular fibrillation. Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther. 2009 Jul; 7(7):801-9.
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  56. Tondato F, Ng DW, Srivathsan K, Altemose GT, Halyard MY, Scott LR. Radiotherapy-induced pacemaker and implantable cardioverter defibrillator malfunction. Expert Rev Med Devices. 2009 May; 6(3):243-9.
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  57. Wissner E, Scott LR, Srivathsan K, Altemose GT. Exertional sudden cardiac death in a young athlete with anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the opposite sinus. Europace. 2008 Aug; 10(8):1022-3. Epub 2008 May 22.
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  58. Ng DW, Altemose GT, Wu Q, Srivasthan K, Scott LR. Typical atrial flutter as a risk factor for the development of atrial fibrillation in patients without otherwise demonstrable atrial tachyarrhythmias. Mayo Clin Proc. 2008 Jun; 83 (6):646-50
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  59. Srivathsan K, Scott LR, Altemose GT. T-wave oversensing and inappropriate shocks: a case report. Europace. 2008 May; 10(5):552-5.
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  60. Yang HS, Srivathsan K, Wissner E, Chandrasekaran K. Images in cardiovascular medicine. Real-time 3-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography: novel utility in atrial fibrillation ablation with a prosthetic mitral valve. Circulation. 2008 Apr 08; 117: (14)e304-5.
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  61. Srivathsan KS, Bunch TJ, Asirvatham SJ, Edwards WD, Friedman PA, Munger TM, Hammill SC, Cha YM, Brady PA, Jahangir A, Bradley DJ, Rea RF, Packer DL, Shen WK. Mechanisms and utility of discrete great arterial potentials in the ablation of outflow tract ventricular arrhythmias. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2008 Apr; 1(1):30-8.
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  62. Srivathsan K, Gami AS, Barrett R, Monahan K, Packer DL, Asirvatham SJ. Differentiating atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia from junctional tachycardia: novel application of the delta H-A interval. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2008 Jan; 19(1):1-6. Epub 2007 Oct 04.
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  63. Fernandez A, Bang SE, Srivathsan K, Vieweg WV. Cardiovascular side effects of newer antidepressants. Anadolu Kardiyol Derg. 2007 Sep; 7(3):305-9.
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  64. Srivathsan K, Gami AS, Ackerman MJ, Asirvatham SJ. Treatment of ventricular fibrillation in a patient with prior diagnosis of long QT syndrome: importance of precise electrophysiologic diagnosis to successfully ablate the trigger. Heart Rhythm. 2007 Aug; 4: (8)1090-3.
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  65. Leighton JA, Srivathsan K, Carey EJ, Sharma VK, Heigh RI, Post JK, Erickson PJ, Robinson SR, Bazzell JL, Fleischer DE. Safety of wireless capsule endoscopy in patients with implantable cardiac defibrillators. Am J Gastroenterol. 2005 Aug; 100: (8)1728-31.
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  66. Srivathsan K, Lester SJ, Appleton CP, Scott LR, Munger TM. Ventricular tachycardia in the absence of structural heart disease. Indian Pacing Electrophysiol J. 2005 Apr 1; 5 (2):106-21 Epub 2005 Apr 01
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  67. Srivathsan K, Showalter J, Wilkens J, Hurley B, Abbas A, Loutfi H. Cardiovascular outcome in hospitalized patients with minimal troponin I elevation and normal creatine phosphokinase. Int J Cardiol. 2004 Nov; 97(2):221-4.
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  68. Abbas A, Lester S, Moreno FC, Srivathsan K, Fortuin D, Appleton C. Noninvasive assessment of right atrial pressure using Doppler tissue imaging. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2004 Nov; 17(11):1155-60.
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  69. Leighton JA, Sharma VK, Srivathsan K, Heigh RI, McWane TL, Post JK, Robinson SR, Bazzell JL, Fleischer DE. Safety of capsule endoscopy in patients with pacemakers. Gastrointest Endosc. 2004 Apr; 59 (4):567-9
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  70. Srivathsan K, Byrne RA, Appleton CP, Scott LR. Pneumopericardium and pneumothorax contralateral to venous access site after permanent pacemaker implantation. Europace. 2003 Oct; 5 (4):361-3
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  71. Srivathsan K, Lee RW. Swallow syncope. PACE-Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology. 2003 Mar; 26(3):781-2.
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  72. Srivathsan K, Bazzell JL, Lee RW. Biventricular implantable cardioverter defibrillator and inappropriate shocks. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2003 Jan; 14 (1):88-9
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  73. Vajo Z, Szekacs B, McDonald MH, Takahashi B, Srivathsan K, Dachman WD. Paradoxically enhanced bradykinin-induced venodilation in young, healthy, short-term smokers. J of Cardiovas Pharma. 1999 Aug; 34(2):316-9.
  74. Vajo Z, McDonald M, Takahashi B, Zarar H, Srivathsan K, Dachman WD. Bradykinin-induced venodilation is not different in blacks. British J of Clinical Pharmac. 1997 Sept; 44(3):285-8.
  75. Carlson RW, Weiland DE, Srivathsan K. Does a full-time 24-hour intensivist improve care and efficiency. Critical Care Clinics. 1996 Jul; 12(3):525-51.
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