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Kalbfleisch, Steven MD


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473 W 12th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210

Phone: (614) 293-4967

Email: kalbfleisch.2@osu.edu

 

Current OSU Appointments

Professor-Clinical, Cardiovascular Medicine

Physician, FGP-Cardiovascular Medicine

 

Biographical

OTHER EXPERTISE Hospital Affiliations: The Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus, OH; Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay, OH; Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, OH

Books

Hummel JD, Kalbfleisch SJ, Dillon JM. Pocket Guide for Cardiac Electrophysiology. Philadelphia, PA: W.B. Saunders Co., January 2000.

 

Certifications

1987 - present Diplomate: National Board of Medical Examiners
1989 - present Diplomate: American Board of Internal Medicine
1991 - present Diplomate: American Board of Internal Medicine
1993 - present Medical License: State Medical Board of Ohio
1994 - present Diplomate: American Board of Internal Medicine
1997 - present Diplomate: American College of Cardiology
1987 - 1997 Medical License: State Medical Board of Michigan
 

Chapters in Books

Kalbfleisch SJ, Morady F. "Therapy of Arrhythmias in Acute Myocardial Infarction." In Thrombolysis and Adjunctive Therapy for Acute Myocardial Infarction. Edited by ER Bates. -. New York, NY, US|USA: Marcel Dekker, Inc., January 1992.

Kalbfleisch SJ, Morady F. "Catheter Ablation of Atrioventricular Nodal Reentrant Tachycardia." In Cardiac Electrophysiology, From Cell to Bedside. Edited by Ziper DP, Jalife J. -. Philadelphia, PA, US|USA: W.B. Saunders, January 1994.

Kalbfleisch. "Wide Complex Tachycardia: Ventricular Versus Supraventricular Tachycardia." In Specialty Board Review: Cardiology. Edited by R.R. Baliga. -. Columbus, OH, US|USA: McGraw-Hill, January 2011.

Houmsse M, Tyler J, Kalbfleisch SJ. "Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT) Causing Heart Failure." In Current Opinion in Cardiology. -. Philadelphia, PA, US|USA: Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, January 2011.

Tsai S, Kalbfleisch S. "The Management of Atrial Fibrillation in a Patient with Unrepaired Atrial Septal Defect." In Cardiac Electrophysiology Clinics. -. Philadelphia, PA, US|USA: Elsevier, Inc., January 2012.

 

Conferences

Snider M, Kalbfleisch SJ, Carnes CA. "Initial Experience with Antiarrhythmic Medication Monitoring by Clinical Pharmacists in an Outpatient Setting: A Retrospective Review." Clinical Therapeutics. (June 2009). 1209-1218.

 

Degrees

1982 B.A., Albion College

1986 M.D., University of Michigan

 

Editorial Activities

present Journal of The Heart Rhythm Society
present Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology
present PACE
2010 - present Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology
 

Honors

1980 Scholastic Achievement Award. Albion College.
1981 Sigma Nu Fraternity Scholar of the Year. Sigma Nu Fraternity.
1981 Phi Beta Kappa. Phi Beta Kappa.
1982 Valedictorian. Albion College.
1982 Albion College Fellow. Albion College.
1984 Alpha Omega Alpha. University of Michigan.
1984 Galens Medical Society Bronze Beeper Award. Galens Medical Society.
1990 American College of Cardiology Affiliate in Training Travel Award. American College of Cardiology/Bristol Laboratories.
2004 America's Top Physicians. Consumers' Research Council of America.
2009 Best Doctors in Columbus. Columbus Monthly.
2010 Best Doctors in America. Best Doctors.
 

Journal Articles

Simon SB, LeFree MT, McGillem MJ, Kalbfleisch SJ, Anselmo EG, Sitomer J, DeBoe SF, Ellis S, Mancini GBJ. "Automated morphometric analysis of coronary artery lesions: an extension of quantitative coronary arteriography." Computers in Cardiology. (January 1988.): 347-350.

Sitomer J, LeFree MT, DeBoe SF, Simon SB, Anselmo EG, Williamson PR, Kalbfleisch SJ, Mancini GBJ. "Physiologically based non-linear segmentation of LV borders." Computers in Cardiology. (January 1988.): 281-284.

Mancini GBJ, McGillem MJ, Kalbfleisch SJ, Pinto IMF. "Are Caliper and Automated Quantitative Coronary Angiography Measurements Equivalent?." American Journal of Cardiology. Vol. 80, no. 2. (January 1989.): 356-.

Kalbfleisch SJ, Simon SB, McGillem MJ, LeFree MT, Pinto IMF, Sitomer J, Mancini GBJ. "Quantitative indices of coronary lesion complexity distinguish between patients with stable and unstable angina." Circulation. Vol. 82, (January 1990.): 439-447.

Kalbfleisch SJ, McGillem MJ, Pinto IM, Kavanaugh KM, DeBoe SF, Pinto IM, Mancini GB. "Comparison of Automated Quantitative Coronary Angiography with Caliper Measurements of Percent Diameter Stenosis." American Journal of Cardiology. Vol. 65, no. 18. (May 1990.): 1181-1184.

Kalbfleisch SJ, McGillem MJ, Simon SB, DeBoe SF, Pinto IM, Mancini GB. "Automated Quantitation of Indexes of Coronary Lesion Complexity: Comparison Between Patients with Stable and Unstable Angina." Circulation. Vol. 82, no. 2. (August 1990.): 439-447.

Kalbfleisch SJ, Souza J, el-Atassi R, Calkins H, Langberg J, Morady F. "Repolarization Abnormalities After Catheter Ablation of Accessory Atrioventricular Connections with Radiofrequency Current." Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Vol. 18, no. 7. (December 1991.): 1761-1766.

Calkins,H; ELATASSI,R; Kalbfleisch,S; Langberg,J; Morady,F. "Effects of an acute increase in atrial pressure on atrial refractoriness in humans." PACE-PACING AND CLINICAL ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY. Vol. 15, no. 11. (November 1992.): 1674-1680.

Kalbfleisch SJ. "Cost-Effective Treatment of Tachycardia, Focus on Use of Radiofrequency Energy: Recent Developments Affecting Patient Care." Today in Medicine. Vol. 1, (January 1992.): 23-24.

Leon A, El-Atassi R, Kalbfleisch SJ, Calkins HG, Morady F, Langberg JJ. "A Prospective, randomized comparison of anterior and posterior approaches for radiofrequency catheter modification of AV node reentry tachycardia." Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Vol. 19, no. 3, Supplement A. (January 1992.): 145A-.

Borganelli M, el-Atassi R, Leon A, Kalbfleisch SJ, Calkins H, Morady F, Langberg JJ. "Determinants of Impedence During Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation in Humans." American Journal of Cardiology. Vol. 69, no. 12. (April 1992.): 1095-1097.

Calkins H, el-Atassi R, Leon A, Kalbfleisch SJ, Borganelli M, Langberg J, Morady F. "Effect of the Atrioventricular Relationship on Atrial Refractoriness in Humans." PACE. Vol. 15, no. 5. (May 1992.): 771-778.

Kalbfleisch SJ, Calkins H, Langberg JJ, el-Atassi R, Leon A, Borganelli M, Morady F. "Comparison of the Cost ofRadiofrequency Catheter Modification of the Atrioventricular Node and Medical Therapy for a Drug-Refractory Atrioventricular Node Reentrant Tachycardia." Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Vol. 19, no. 7. (June 1992.): 1583-1587.

Kalbfleisch SJ, Morady F. Cardiology in Review. (January 1992.): -.

Kalbfleisch,S,J; Langberg,J,J. "CATHETER ABLATION WITH RADIOFREQUENCY ENERGY - BIOPHYSICAL ASPECTS AND CLINICAL-APPLICATIONS." JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY. Vol. 3, no. 2. (April 1992.): 173-186.

Calkins H, Langberg J, Sousa J, el-Atassi R, Leon A, Kou W, Kalbfleisch SJ, Morady F. "Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Accessory Atrioventricular Connections in 250 Patients: Abbreviated Therapeutic Approach to Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome." Circulation. Vol. 85, no. 4. (April 1992.): 1337-1346.

Langberg JJ, Calkins H, el-Atassi R, Borganelli M, Leon A, Kalbfleisch SJ, Morady F. "Temperature Monitoring During Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Accessory Pathways." Circulation. Vol. 86, no. 5. (November 1992.): 1469-1474.

Langberg JJ, Calkins H, Kim YN, Sousa J, el-Atassi R, Leon A, Borganelli M, Morady F. "Recurrence of Conduction in Accessory Atrioventricular Connections After Initially Successful Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation." Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Vol. 19, no. 7. (June 1992.): 1588-1592.

Calkins H, Byrne M, el-Atassi R, Kalbfleisch SJ, Langberg JJ, Morady F. "The Economic Burden of Unrecognized Vasodepressor Syncope." American Journal of Medicine. Vol. 95, no. 5. (November 1993.): 473-479.

Kalbfleisch SJ, Strickberger SA, Hummel JD, Williamson BD, Man KC, Vorperian VR, Langberg JJ, Morady F. "Double retrograde atrial response after radiofrequency ablation of typical AV nodal reentrant tachycardia." Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology. Vol. 4, no. 6. (December 1993.): 695-701.

Calkins H, el-Atassi R, Kalbfleisch SJ, Langberg JJ, Morady F. "Effect of Operator Experience on Outcome of Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Accessory Pathways." American Journal of Cardiology. Vol. 71, no. 12. (May 1993.): 1104-1105.

Kalbfleisch SJ, el-Atassi R, Calkins H, Langberg JJ, Morady F. "Association Between Atrioventricular Node Reentrant Tachycardia and Inducible Atrial Flutter." Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Vol. 22, no. 1. (July 1993.): 80-84.

Man KC, Davidson T, Langberg JJ, Morady F, Kalbfleisch SJ. "Interference from a Hand Held Radiofrequency Remote Control Causing Discharge of an Implantable Defribrillator." PACE. Vol. 16, no. 8. (August 1993.): 1756-1758.

Calkins H, el-Atassi R, Kalbfleisch SJ, Langberg J, Morady F. "Comparison of Fixed Burst Versus Decremental Burst Pacing for Termination of Ventricular Tachycardia." PACE. Vol. 16, no. 1. (January 1993.): 26-32.

Morady F, Calkins H, Langberg JJ, Armstrong WF, de Buitleir M, el-Atassi R, Kalbfleisch SJ. "A Prospective Randomized Comparison of Direct Current and Radiofrequency Ablation of the Atrioventricular Junction." Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Vol. 21, no. 1. (January 1993.): 102-109.

Strickberger SA, Kalbfleisch SJ, Williamson B, Man KC, Vorperian V, Hummel JD, Langberg JJ, Morady F. "Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Atypical Atrioventricular Nodal Reentrant Tachycardia." Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology. Vol. 4, no. 5. (October 1993.): 526-532.

Langberg JJ, Man KC, Vorperian VR, Williamson B, Kalbfleisch SJ, Strickberger SA, Hummel JD, Morady F. "Recognition and Catheter Ablation of Subepicardial Accessory Pathways." Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Vol. 22, no. 4. (October 1993.): 1100-1104.

Kalbfleisch,S,J; ELATASSI,R; Calkins,H; Langberg,J,J; Morady,F. "INDUCIBILITY OF ATRIAL-FIBRILLATION BEFORE AND AFTER RADIOFREQUENCY CATHETER ABLATION OF ACCESSORY ATRIOVENTRICULAR CONNECTIONS." Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology. Vol. 4, no. 5. (October 1993.): 499-503.

Daly BD, Hummel JD, Langberg J, Strickberger SA, Kalbfleisch SJ. "Nonthoracotomy Lead Implantable Cardioverter Defribrillators: Normal Radiographic Appearance." American Journal of Roentgenology. Vol. 161, no. 4. (October 1993.): 749-752.

Kalbfleisch SJ, WIlliamson B, Man KC, Vorperian V, Hummel JD, Hasse C, Strickberger SA, Calkins H, Langberg JJ, Morady F. "Prospective, Randomized Comparison of Conventional and High Dose Loading Regimens of Amiodarone in the Treatment of Ventricular Tachycardia." Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Vol. 22, no. 6. (November 1993.): 1723-1729.

Man KC, Kalbfleisch SJ, Hummel JD, Williamson BD, Vorperian VR, Strickberger SA, Langberg JJ, Morady F. "Safety an Cost of Outpatient Radiofrequency Ablation of the Slow Pathway in Patients with Atrioventricular Nodal Reentrant Tachycardia." American Journal of Cardiology. Vol. 72, no. 17. (December 1993.): 1323-1324.

Kalbfleisch SJ, Williamson B, Man KC, Vorperian V, Hummel JD, Calkins H, Strickberger SA, Langberg JJ, Morady F. "A Randomized Comparison of the Right- and Left-Sided Approaches to Ablation of the Atrioventricular Junction." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY. Vol. 72, no. 18. (December 1993.): 1406-1410.

Morady F, Harvey M, Kalbfleisch SJ, el-Atassi R, Calkins H, Langberg JJ. "Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Ventricular Tachycardia in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease." Circulation. Vol. 87, no. 2. (February 1993.): 363-372.

Langberg JJ, Harvey M, Calkins H, el-Atassi R, Kalbfleisch SJ Morady F. "Titration of Power Output During Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Atrioventricular Nodal Reentrant Tachycardia." PACE. Vol. 16, no. 3. (March 1993.): 465-470.

Kalbfleisch SJ, el-Atassi R, Calkins H, Langberg JJ, Morady F. "Safety, Feasibility and Cost of Outpatient Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Accessory Atrioventricular Tachycardia." Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Vol. 21, no. 3. (March 1993.): 567-570.

Langberg JJ, Leon A, Borganelli M, Kalbfleisch SJ, el-Atassi R, Calkins H, Morady F. "A Randomized, Prospective Comparison of Anterior and Posterior Approaches to Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Atrioventricular Nodal Reentry Tachycardia." Circulation. Vol. 87, no. 5. (May 1993.): 1551-1556.

Langberg JJ, Borganelli SM, Kalbfleisch SJ, Strickberger SA, Calkins H, Morady F. "Delayed Effects of Radiofrequency Energy on Accessory Atrioventricular Connections." PACE. Vol. 16, no. 5. (May 1993.): 1001-1005.

Kalbfleisch SJ, Langberg J. "Efficacy and Safety of Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Accessory Atrioventricular Connections." Choices in Cardiology. (January 1993.): -.

Kalbfleisch SJ, el-Atassi R, Calkins H, Langberg JJ, Morady F. "Differentiation of Paroxysmal Narrow QRS Complex Tachycardias Using 12-Lead Electrocardiogram." Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Vol. 21, no. 1. (January 1993.): 85-89.

Calkins H, Kalbfleisch SJ, el-Atassi R, Langberg JJ, Morady F. "Relation Between Efficacy of Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation and Site of Origin of Idiopathic Ventricular Tachycardia." American Journal of Cardiology. Vol. 71, no. 10. (April 1993.): 827-833.

Calkins,H; Leon,A,R; DEAM,A,G; Kalbfleisch,S,J; Langberg,J,J; Morady,F. "CATHETER ABLATION OF ATRIAL-FLUTTER USING RADIOFREQUENCY ENERGY." American Journal of Cardiology. Vol. 73, no. 5. (February 1994.): 353-356.

Kalbfleisch SJ, Strickberger SA, Williamson B, Vorperian VR, Man C, Hummel JD, Langberg JJ, Morady F. "Randomized Comparison of Anatomic and Electrogram Mapping Approaches to Approaches to Ablation of the Slow Pathway of Atrioventricular Node Reentrant Tachycardia." Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Vol. 23, no. 3. (March 1994.): 716-723.

Calkins H, Leon AR, Deam AG, Kalbfleisch SJ, Langberg JJ, Morady F. "Catheter Ablation of Atrial Flutter Using Radiofrequency Energy." American Journal of Cardiology. Vol. 73, no. 5. (February 1994.): 353-6.

Hummel J, Strickberger SA, Kalbfleisch SJ, Williamson B, Man KC, Vorperian V, Morady F, Langberg J. "Effect of Pacing Site on the Atrial Electrogram at Target Sites for Slow Pathway Ablation in Patients with Atrioventricular Nodal Reentrant Tachycardia." PACE. Vol. 17, no. 4. (April 1994.): 585-589.

Daly BD, Cascade PN, Hummel JD, Kalbfleisch SJ, Strickberger SA, Langberg J, Morady F. "Transvenous and Subcutaneous Implantable Cardioverter Defribrillators: Radiographic Assessment." Radiology. Vol. 191, no. 1. (April 1994.): 273-278.

Strickberger SA, Hummel JD, Daoud E, Niebauer M, Williamson BD, Man KC, Horwood L, Schmittou A, Kalbfleisch SJ, Langberg JJ. "Implantation by Electrophysiologists of 100 Consecutive Cardioverter Defibrillators with Nonthoracotomy Lead Systems." Circulation. Vol. 90, no. 2. (August 1994.): 868-872.

Calkins H, Mann C, Kalbfleisch SJ, Langberg JJ, Morady F. "Site of Accessory Pathway Block After Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation in Patients with the Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome." Journal of Cariovascular Electrophysiology. Vol. 5, no. 1. (January 1994.): 20-27.

Strickberger SA, Vorperian VR, Man KC, Williamson BD, Kalbfleisch SJ, Hasse C, Morady F, Langberg JJ. "Relation Between Impedance and Endocardial Contact During Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation." American Heart Journal. Vol. 128, no. 2. (August 1994.): 226-229.

Strickberger SA, Hummel J, Gallagher M, Hasse C, Man KC, Williamson B, Vorperian VR, Kalbfleisch SJ, Morady F, Langberg JJ. "Effect of Accessory Pathway Location on the Efficiency of Heating During Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation." American Heart Journal. Vol. 129, no. 1. (January 1995.): 54-58.

Gessman L, White M, Ghaly N, Raman S, Damm D, Macfie J, Timko C, Fields E. "U.S. Experience with the AddVent VDD(R) Pacing System: AddVent Phase I Investigators." PACE. Vol. 19, no. 11 pt 2. (January 1996.): 1764-7.

Strickberger SA, Man KC, Hummel JH, Kalbfleisch SJ, Bogun F, Harvey M, Goyal R, Knight B, Bahu M, Weiss R, Brinkman K, Daoud EG, Morady F. "Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Ventricular Tachycardia as Adjuvant Therapy for Patients with Implantable Defribrillator." PACE. Vol. 19, no. 2. (January 1996.): 694-.

Krahn AD, Klein GJ, Yee R. "Time-Dependent Change in Fast Pathway Refractoriness After Slow Pathway Ablation in Atrioventricular Node Reentrant Tachycardia: Mansfield Polaris Investigators." Canadian Journal of Cardiology. Vol. 13, no. 6. (June 1997.): 583-588.

Kavesh NG, Gosnell MR, Shorofsky SR, Gold MR. "Comparison of Power- and Temperature-Guided Radiofrequency Modification of the Atrioventricular Node: Polaris Investigator Group." American Journal of Cardiology. Vol. 80, no. 11. (December 1997.): 1444-1447.

Daoud EG, Kalbfleisch SJ, Hummel JD. "Intracardiac Echocardiography to Guide Transseptal Left Heart Catheterization for Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation." Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology. Vol. 10, no. 3. (March 1999.): 358-363.

Daoud EG, Hummel JD, Augostini R, Williams S, Kalbfleisch SJ. "Effect of Verapamil on Immediate Recurrence of Atrial Fibrillation." Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology. Vol. 11, no. 11. (November 2000.): 1231-1237.

Daoud EG, Weiss R, Augostini RS, Kalbfleisch SJ, Schroeder J, Polsinelli G, Hummel JD. "Remodeling of Sinus Node Function after Catheter Ablation of Right Atrial Flutter." Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology. Vol. 13, no. 1. (January 2002.): 20-24.

Daoud EG, Kalbfleisch SJ, Hummel JD, Weiss R, Augustini RS, Duff SB, Polsinelli G, Caston J, Meta T. "Implantation Techniques and Chronic Lead Parameters of Biventricular Pacing Dual-Chamber Defribrillators." Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology. Vol. 13, no. 10. (October 2002.): 964-970.

Atiga WL, Worley SJ,Hummel J, Berger RD, Gohn DC, Manalakas NJ, Kalbfleisch S, Halperin H, Donahue K, Tomaselli G, Calkins H, Daoud E. "Prospective Randomized Comparison of Cooled Radiofrequency Versus Standard Radiofrequency Energy for Ablation of Typical Atrial Flutter." PACE. Vol. 25, no. 8. (August 2002.): 1172-1178.

Carlson MD, Ip J, Messenger J, Beau S, Kalbfleisch S, Gervais P, Cameron DA, Duran A, Val-Mejias J, Mackall J, Gold M. "A New Pacemaker Algorithm for the Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation: Results of the Atrial Dynamic Overdrive Pacing Trial (ADOPT)." Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Vol. 42, no. 4. (August 2003.): 627-633.

Daoud EG, Snow R, Hummel JD, Kalbfleisch SJ, Weiss R, Augostini R. "Temporary Atrial Epicardial Pacing as Prophylaxis Against Atrial Fibrillation after Heart Surgery: A Meta-Analysis." Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology. Vol. 14, no. 2. (February 2003.): 127-32.

Daoud EG, Weiss R, Augostini R, Hummel JD, Kalbfleisch SJ, Van Deren JM, Dawson G, Bowman K. "Proarrhythmia of Circumferential Left Atrial Lesions for Management of Atrial Fibrillation." Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology. Vol. 17, no. 2. (February 2006.): 157-165.

Schuchert A, Carlson M, Ip J,Messenger J, Beau S, Kalbfleisch S, Gervais P, Cameron DA, Duran A, Val-Mejias J, Mackall J, Gold M. "Atrial Overdrive Pacing and Incidence of Heart Failure-Related Adverse Events in Permanently Paced Patients." Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology. Vol. 19, no. 1. (June 2007.): 55-60.

Kalbfleisch S, Bowman K, Augostini R. "A Single Mahaim Fiber Causing Both Antidromic and Orthodromic Reciprocating Tachycardia." Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology. Vol. 19, no. 7. (July 2008.): 740-742.

Daoud, EG; Hummel, JD; Houmsse, M; Hart, DT; Wiess, R; Liu, Z; Augostini, RS; Kalbfleisch, SJ; Smith, MC; Mehta, R; Gangasani, A; Raman, SV. "Comparison of computed tomography imaging with intraprocedural contrast esophagram: Implications for catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation." Heart Rhythm. Vol. 5, no. 7. (July 2008.): 975-980.

Daoud EG, Hummel JD, Houmsse M, Hart DT, Weiss R, Liu Z, Augostini R, Kalbfleisch S, Smith MC, Mehta R, Gangasani A, Raman SV. "Comparison of computed tomography imaging with intraprocedural contrast esophagram: implications for catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation." Heart Rhythm. Vol. 5, no. 7. (July 2008.): 975-980.

Nagra B, Mehta R, Daoud E, Kalbfleisch SJ. "Tachycardia with QRS Morphology Identical to the Normal Sinus Rhythm Electrocardiogram: What is the Mechanism?." PACE. Vol. 31, no. 5. (May 2008.): 604-608.

Kalbfleisch SJ, Gangasani A, Hummel J. "Narrow Complex Tachycardia After a Prior Ablation: What is the Mechanism?." Heart Rhythm. Vol. 6, no. 4. (April 2009.): 576-578.

Snider,Melissa; Kalbfleisch,Steven; Carnes,Cynthia,A. "Initial Experience with Antiarrhythmic Medication Monitoring by Clinical Pharmacists in an Outpatient Setting: A Retrospective Review." Clinical Therapeutics. Vol. 31, no. 6. (June 2009.): 1209-1218.

Brinkman V, Kalbfleisch S, Auseon A, Pu M. "Real Time Three-Dimensional Transesophageal Echocardiography-Guided Placement of Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion Device." Echocardiography. Vol. 26, no. 7. (August 2009.): 855-858.

Kalbfleisch SJ, Hart D, Weiss R. "Two Ventricular Tachycardias with Cycle Length and QRS Alternans: Insights into the Mechanism from Mapping and Ablation of the Tachycardias." PACE. Vol. 32, no. 12. (December 2009.): e31-e35.

Dickerson JA, Smith M, Kalbfleisch SJ, Firstenberg MS. "Lipomatous Hypertrophy of the Intra-Atrial Septum Resulting in Right Atrial Inflow Obstruction and Atrial Flutter." Annals of Thoracic Surgery. Vol. 89, no. 5. (May 2010.): 1647-1649.

Houmsse M, Tyler J, Kalbfleisch SJ. "SVT Causing Heart Failure." Current Opinion in Cardiology. (January 2010.): -.

Maffett S, Boyd JM, Love CJ, Daoud EG, Weiss R, Augostini RS, Hasan A, Liu ZG, Hummel JD, Houmsse M, Kalbfleisch SJ. "Pacemaker and Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Implantation During Chronic Anticoagulation: Continuation of Warfarin versus Bridging with Heparin." The Journal of Innovations in Cardiac Rhythm Management. Vol. 8, no. 4. (January 2011.): 536-40.

Houmsse,Mahmoud; Tyler,Jaret; Kalbfleisch,Steven. "Supraventricular tachycardia causing heart failure." CURRENT OPINION IN CARDIOLOGY. Vol. 26, no. 3. (May 2011.): 261-269.

Kalbfleisch SJ, Doshi A, Daoud E. "Intra-atrial Conduction Variability during Supraventricular Tachycardia Mimicking Orthodromic Reciprocating Tachycardia Involving Multiple Accessory Pathways." Innovations in Cardiac Rhythm Management. Vol. 2, no. 6. (June 2011.): 363-366.

Kalbfleisch SJ. "Intra-atrial Conduction Variability during Supraventricular Tachycardia Mimicking Orthodromic Reciprocating Tachycardia Involving Multiple Accessory Pathways." The Journal of Innovations in Cardiac Rhythm Management. (January 2011.): -.

Kalbfleisch SJ, Tyler J, Weiss R. "A Supraventricular Tachycardia Terminated with Ventricular Pacing: What is the Tachycardia Mechanism?." Heart Rhythm. Vol. 9, no. 7. (July 2012.): 1163-4.

Kalbfleisch SJ, Daoud EG. "Safe and Efficient Isolation of a Common Inferior Pulmonary Vein aided by Recent Advancements in Electroanatomical Mapping." Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology: PACE. Vol. 9, no. 7. (July 2012.): 1163-4.

Snider, Melissa; Carnes, Cynthia; Grover, Janel; Davis, Rich; Kalbfleisch, Steven. "Cost-benefit and cost-savings analyses of antiarrhythmic medicaiton monitoring." American Journal Health-System Pharmacy. Vol. 69, (September 2012.): 1569-1573.

Crandall,Mark,A; Daoud,Emile,G; Daniels,Curt,J; Kalbfleisch,Steven,J. "Percutaneous Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation Prior to Atrial Septal Defect Closure." Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology. Vol. 23, no. 1. (January 2012.): 102-4.

Tsai, S; Kalbfleisch, SJ. "The Management of Atrial Fibrillation in a Patient with Unrepaired Atrial Septal Defect." Cardiac Electrophysiology Clinics. Vol. 4, no. 2. (June 2012.): 127-133.

Kalbfleisch, S MD; Daoud, E MD; Hummel, J MD. "Failure of Ventricular Capture from a Modern Generation CRT-ICD during Radiofrequency Ablation." Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology. Vol. 36, no. 6. (June 2013.): 775-7.

Kalbfleisch,Steven,J; Rhodes,Troy,E. "A Rare Case of Permanent Junctional Reciprocating Tachycardia Ablated on the Roof of the Left Atrium." JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY. Vol. 24, no. 4. (April 2013.): 464-467.

Shane F. Tsai, MD, Mahmoud Houmsse, MD, FHRS, Barrah Dakhil, MD, Ralph Augostini, MD, FHRS, John D. Hummel, MD, FHRS, Steven J. Kalbfleisch, MD, FHRS, Zhengou Liu, MD, PhD, Charles Love, MD, FHRS, Troy Rhodes, MD, PhD, Jaret Tyler, MD, Raul Weiss, MD, FHRS, Ismail Hamam, MD, Marshall Winner, MD, Emile G. Daoud, MD, FHRS. "QTc compared to JTc for monitoring drug-induced repolarization changes in the setting of ventricular pacing." Heart Rhythm. Vol. 11, no. 3. (March 2014.): 485-491.

Crouser, Elliott; Evanchan, Jason DO; Kalbfleisch, Steven MD. "Cardiac Sarcoidosis: Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Positron-Emission Tomography: Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators." The Journal of Innovations in Cardiac Rhythm Management. -.

Kalbfleisch SJ, Emile Daoud MD, John Hummel MD. "Failure of Ventricular Capture from a Modern Generation CRT - ICD During Radiofrequency Ablation." PACE. -.

Kalbfleisch SJ; Snider, Melissa; Carner, Cynthia; Grover, Janel; Davis, Rich;. "Cost Benefit and Cost Savings Analysis of antriarrhythmic Mediciaton Monitoring by Clinical Pharmacists in a Hospital Based Clinic." American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy. -.

 

Reference Works

January 1990 Yakubov SJ, Kalbfleisch SJ, Pinto IMF, Williamson PF, DeBoe SF, Flaherty JT, Mancini GBJ."Optimizing Detection of Myocardial Salvage by Modification of the Traditional Centerline Method: Implications of Clinical Trials" Philadelphia. : 888
January 1990 Kalbfleisch SJ, Simon SB, McGillem MJ, LeFree MT, Pinto IMF, Sitomer J, Mancini GBJ."Quantitative Indices of Coronary Lesion Complexity Distinguish Between Patients with Stable and Unstable Angina" City Unknown.
January 1992 Williamson B, Hasse C, Kalbfleisch SJ< El-Atassi R, Calkins H, Morady F, Langberg JJ."Predictors of Successful Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of the Slow AV Nodal Pathway" Philadelphia. : I
January 1992 Calkins H, Man KC, El-Atassi R, Kalbfleisch SJ, Langberg JJ, Morady F."Site of Accessory Pathway Block Following Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation" Philadelphia. : I
January 1992 Calkins H, Leon A, El-Atassi R, Kalbfleisch SJ, Langberg JJ, Morady F."Effect of Acute Increases in Atrial Pressure on Atrial Refractoriness in Humans" Hoboken. : 549
January 1992 Calkins H, Leon A, El-Atassi R, Kalbfleisch SJ, Borganelli M, Langberg JJ, Morady F."Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Accessory Pathways: Relationship Between Success and Procedure Duration" Hoboken. : 536
January 1992 Calkins H, Langberg JJ, El-Atassi R, Leon A, Kalbfleisch SJ, Borganelli M, Morady F."Catheter Ablation of Idiopathic Ventricular Tachycardia Using Radiofrequency Energy" Hoboken.
January 1992 Calkins H, El-Atassi R, Leon A, Kalbfleisch SJ, Borganelli M, Langberg J, Morady F."Comparative Efficacy of Adaptive Fixed Burst Pacing Versus Adaptive Decremental Burst for Termination of Ventricular Tachycardia" Hoboken. : 585
January 1992 Calkins H, El-Atassi R, Leon A, Kalbfleisch SJ, Borganelli M, Langberg J, Morady F."Effect of the Atrioventricular Relationship on Atrial Refractoriness in Humans" Waltham. : 270A
January 1992 Calkins H, El-Atassi R, Leon A, Kalbfleisch SJ, Borganelli M, Langberg J, Morady F."Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Accessory Pahways: Is The Efficacy and Difficulty of the Procedure Related to Accessory Pathway Location?" Waltham. : 270A
January 1992 Calkins H, El-Atassi R, Kalbfleisch SJ, Langberg JJ, Morady F."Catheter Ablation of Atrial Flutter Using Radiofrequency Energy" Philadelphia. : I
January 1992 Borganelli M, El-Atassi R, Leon A, Kalbfleisch SJ, Calkins HG, Morady F, Langberg JJ."Delayed Cure of the Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome After Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation" Waltham. : 184A
January 1992 Leon A, El-Atassi R, Borganelli M, Kalbfleisch SJ, Calkins H, Morady F, Langberg JJ."Efficacy of a New Transvenous Defibrillation System" Hoboken. : 566
January 1992 Langberg JJ, Calkins H, El-Atassi R, Kalbfleisch SJ, Borganelli M, Leon A, Morady F."Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of the Fast AV Nodal Pathway Can Be Performed Safetly By Titrating" Hoboken. : 524
January 1992 Langberg JJ, Calkins H, Borganelli M, El-Atassi R, Kalbfleisch SJ, Leon A, Morady F."Temperature Measurement During Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Accessory Pathways" Hoboken. : 581
January 1992 Kalbfleisch SJ, El-Atassi R, Langberg J, Morady F."Differentiation of Paroxysmal Narrow QRS Complex Tachycardias Using the 12-Lead Electrocardiogram" Philadelphia. : I
January 1992 Hummel JD, Man KC, Vorperian V, Williamson BD, Kalbfleisch SJ, Strickberger SA, Morady F."The Effects of Atrial Pacing on the "Slow Pathway Potential" in Patients with AV Nodal Reentry Tachycardia" Waltham. : 356A
January 1992 Harvey M, Kalbfleisch SJ, El-Atassi R, Calkins H, Langberg JJ, Morady F."Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Ventricular Tachycardia in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease" Philadelphia. : 356A
January 1993 Strickberger SA, Hummel JD, Vorperian VR, Williamson BD, Man KC, Gallagher MA, Hasse CS, Kalbfleisch SJ, Morady F, Langberg JJ."A Randomized Comparison of Impedance and Temperature Monitoring During Accessory Pathway Ablation" Philadelphia. : I
January 1993 Strickberger SA, Hummel JD, Gallagher MA, Hasse CS, Man KC, Williamson BD, Vorperian VR, Kalbfleisch SJ, Morady F, Langberg JJ."The Effect of Accessory Pathway Location on the Efficiency of Heating During Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation" Hoboken. : I
January 1993 Calkins H, Kalbfleisch SJ, El-Atassi R, Langberg JJ, Morady F."Temperature-Guided Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation Using Very Large Distal Electrodes" Philadelphia. : 264A
January 1993 Langberg JJ, Hummel JD, Man KC, Vorperian V, Kalbfleisch SJ, Strickberger SA, Morady F."Recognition and Catheter Ablation of Epicardial Accessory Pathways" Waltham. : 173A
January 1993 Kalbfleisch SJ, Hummel JD, Williamson B, Man KC, Vorperian V, Langberg JJ, Morady F."A Prospective, Randomized Controlled Trial of High Dose and Conventional Dose Amiodarone for the Treatment of Ventricular Tachycardia" Hoboken. : 282A
January 1993 Kalbfleisch SJ, Hummel JD, Man KC, Vorperian V, Kalbfleisch SJ, Strickberger SA, Langberg JJ, Morady F."A Prospective, Randomized Comparison of Right vs. Left-Sided Radiofrequency Ablation of the Atrioventricular Junction" Hoboken. : 947
January 1993 Kalbfleisch SJ, El-Atassi R, Calkins H, Langberg JJ, Morady F."Association Between Atrioventricular Nodal Reentrant Tachycardia and Inducible Atrial Flutter" Waltham. : 282A
January 1993 Hummel JD, Williamson B, Man KC, Vorperian V Kalbfleisch SJ, Strickberger SA, Langberg JJ, Morady F."Efficiency of Programmed Ventricular Stimulation with 4 Extrastimuli Compared to 1, 2 and 3 Extrastimuli" Hoboken. : 908
January 1997 Hummel JD, Kalbfleisch SJ, Gessman LJ, Winkler T, Singh S, Heggs KS."BME: Clinical Experience with a New Single-Pass VDD Pacing System" Hoboken. : 1451
April 1999 Daoud EG, Hummel JD, Kalbfleisch SJ."Verapamil Prevents Early Recurrence of Atrial Fibrillation After Cardioversion" Hoboken. : 890
April 1999 Daoud EG, Duff SB, Hummel JD, Kalbfleisch SJ< Stephens MM."Early Experience with Biventricular Pacing for Heart Failure" Hoboken. : 852
November 1999 Hummel JD, Kalbfleisch SJ, Polsinelli G, Daoud EG."Early Results of Biatrial Intracardiac Ablation for Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation Using Multipolar Catheters" Philadelphia. : I
January 2003 Deering TF, Kalbfleisch SJ, Varma N, Tondato F, Dan D, Tyler J."NASPE: Shocking Electrode Configuration vs. Diastolic Volume: RV-Can vs. RV-SVC Can" San Francisco.
May 2005 Giudici M, Gold M, Niazi R, Leman M, Kim S, Kalbfleisch SJ, Yu Y, Arcot-Krishnamurthy S, Schrumpf P, Ding J."A New AV Delay Optimization Algorithm Increases LV Global Contractile Function in CRT Patients Compared with Echo Derived Methods of AV Delay Programming" New Orleans. : S248
May 2005 Daoud EG, Hummel JD, Kalbfleisch SJ, Weiss R, Augostini R."Elimination of Persistent Atrial Fibrillation by Ablating Along the Crista Terminalis" New Orleans. : S19
May 2005 Daoud EG, Hummel JD, Kalbfleisch SJ, Delisi M, Richards D, Weiss R."Intracardiac Echocardiography Versus Surface Echocardiography in Assessment of Cardiac Dyssynchrony" New Orleans. : S130
January 2005 Daoud EG, Weiss R, Augostini R, Hummel JD, Kalbfleisch SJ, Van Deeran J, Dawson G."Atrial Proarrhythmia After Linear Left Atrial Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation" New Orleans. : S235
October 2005 Keim SG, Kou W, Silva E, Kalbfleisch SJ, Gonzalez E."The Effect of Sensing Configurations on Morphology Discrimination Performance" Prague. : S46
February 2006 Daoud EG, Weiss R, Augostini RS, Hummel JD, Kalbfleisch SJ, VanDeren JM, Dawson G, Bowman K."Proarrhythmia of Circumferential Left Atrial Lesions for Management of Atrial Fibrillation" Hoboken. : 157
May 2008 Michaud GF, Martin DT, John RM, Daubert JP, Knight BP, Hummel J, Kalbfleisch SJ, Weiss R, Hoyt R, Bailin S, Swarup V, Bahu MM."Safety Using Novel Multi-Array Catheters and Phased Radiofrequency Energy in Left Atrial Ablation for Persistent Atrial Fibrillation: The Economic and Clinical Benefits of Using Agilis" San Francisco. : PO5
October 2008 Snider M, Kalbfleisch SJ, Carnes C."Antiarrhythmic Medication Monitoring by Clinical Pharmacists in an Outpatient Setting" Louisville.
July 2008 oud EG, Hummel JD, Houmsse M, Hart DT, Weiss R, Liu Z, Augostini R, Kalbfleisch S, Smith MC, Mehta R, Gangasani A, Raman SV.."Comparison of computed tomography imaging with intraprocedural contrast esophagram: implications for catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation" Indianapolis.
June 2009 Doshi A, Love CJ, Daoud EG, Augostini RS, Kalbfleisch SJ, Weiss R, Houmsse M, Hummel JD."Identification of a Novel Mechanism for Inappropriate Accelerometer Activation During Diagnostic Fluoroscopy" Berlin. : 826
June 2009 Doshi A, Hummel J, Daoud E, Kalbfleisch SJ,."Occurrence of Late Atypical Flutter After Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation" Berlin. : 426
January 2009 Maffett S, Boyd JM, Love CJ, Daoud EG, Weiss R, Hummel JD, Houmsse M, Kalbfleisch SJ."Pacemaker and ICD Complications in Anticoagulated Patients Versus Non-Anticoagulated Patients" Boston. : S195
January 2009 Carnes CA, Kalbfleisch SJ, Snider M."Outpatient Antiarrhythmic Medication Monitoring by Clinical Pharmacists" Boston. : S95
January 2009 Doshi A, Fitzpatrick A, Love CJ, Daoud EG, Kalbfleisch SJ, Augostini RS, Houmsse M, Hart DT, Liu Z, Weiss R, ROoney T, Schilling K, Danker J, Rhodes T, Gangasani A, Hummel JD."Identification of a Novel Mechanism for Inappropriate Accelerometer Activation During Diagnostic Fluoroscopy" Boston. : S190
January 2010 Snider MJ, Carnes C, Grover J, Davis R, Kalbfleisch SJ."Cost Effectiveness of Antiarrhythmic Medication Monitoring by Clinical Pharmacists in an Outpatient Setting" Boston.
January 2010 Snider M, Carnes C, Grover J, Davis R, Kalbfleisch SJ."Cost Effectiveness of Antiarrhythmic Medication Monitoring by Clinical Pharmacists in an Outpatient Setting" Boston.
January 2010 Hummel JD, Kalbfleisch SJ, Joseph M, Kim I, Koblish J, Hart DT, Houmsse M, Augostini RS, Weiss R, Daoud EG."Embedded Microelectrodes Enhance Pacing and Mapping of Scarred Myocardium in a Swine Model" Denver. : S421
January 2010 Hummel JD, Daoud EG, Joseph M, Kalbfleisch SJ, Weiss R, Houmsse M, Hart DT, Kim I, Koblish J, Augostini RS."Ablation Tips with Embedded Microelectrodes Provide Enhanced Spatial Resolution in a Canine Model" Denver. : S211
January 2010 Gill KK, Boyd JM, Hart DT, Kalbfleisch SJ."Flecainide Toxicity Due to Genetic Polymorphism of the CYP 2D6 Enzyme: A Case Report" Denver. : S317
January 2010 Doshi A, Stohr E, Dutro M, Daoud EG, Weiss R, Augostini RS, Love CJ, Kalbfleisch SJ, Houmsse M, Hart DT, Hasan A, Liu Z, Rhodes T, Tyler J, Rhine D, Rooney T, Hummel JD."Initial Performance of a Defribrillation Lead Utilizing the Draft IS4 Connection System" Denver. : S317
January 2010 Doshi A, Stohr E, Dutro M, Daoud EG, Weiss R, Augostini RS, Love CJ, Kalbfleisch SJ, Houmsse M, Hart DT, Hasan A, Liu Z, Rhodes T, Tyler J, Rhine D, Rooney T, Hummel JD."Initial Performance Data of a Defribrillation Lead Utilizing the Draft IS4 Connection System" Denver. : S21
January 2010 Boyd JM, Southall R, Augostini RS, Daoud EG, Hart DT, Houmsse M, Kalbfleisch SJ, Liu Z, Love CJ, Weiss R, Hummel JD."Evaluation of Complications During Diagnostic Fluoroscopy" Denver. : S280
May 2011 Snider MJ, Boyd MJ, Hirsch A, Houmsse M, Daoud EG, Hummel JD, Kalbfleisch SJ, Augostini RS, Weiss R, Hart DT, Love CJ, Liu ZG, Rhodes TE, Porter K, Carnes CA."Dronedarone: Real Life Experience and Follow Up" San Francisco.
May 2011 Bittenbender PM, Parekh A, Stephens J, Tyler J, Amin A, Rhine D, Tsai S, Hamam I, Rhodes TE, Hart DT, Houmsse M, Kalbfleisch SJ, Liu ZG, Love CJ, Augostini RS, Hummel JD, Daoud EG, Weiss R."Outcomes with Remote Magnetic Navigation for Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation" San Francisco.
June 2011 Tyler J, Comfort G, Kalbfleisch S."Effect of Ventricular Assist Devices on Post-Operative Implantable Cardioverter-Defribrillator Performance and Arrhythmia Characteristics" Madrid.
June 2011 Crandall MA, Daniels C, Daoud E, Kalbfleisch S."Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation Prior to Planned Percutaneous Closure of Atrial Septal Defect" Madrid.
May 2011 Wilkoff BL, Freedman R, Hayes DL, Kalbfleisch SJ, Kutalek SP, Schaerf R."Decreased Incidence of Lead Abrasion with Optim(R) Insulation" San Francisco.
May 2011 Hamam IR, Daoud EG, Tsai S, Rhine D, Tyler J, Weiss R, Houmsse M, Love CJ, Kalbfleisch SJ, Augostini RS, Hart DT, Rhodes TE, Liu ZG, Hummel JD."Impact of Elevated International Normalized Ratio and Activated Clotting Time on Unfractionated Heparin Dosing for Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation" San Francisco.
May 2011 Firstenberg MS, Abel E, Daoud EG, Kalbfleisch SJ, Houmsse M, Weiss R, Augostini RS, Hummel JD, Uhrig J, Farneman M, Love CJ."Emergent Surgical Intervention to Manage Complications with Electrophysiology Procedures" San Francisco.
January 2011 Firstenberg MS, Rousseau J, Kalbfleisch SJ, Houmsee M, Augostini RS, Hummel JD, Higgins R, Daoud EG, Crestanello J, Sai-Sudhakar C, Sirak J, Love CJ."Incidence and Outcomes of Emergent Cardiovascular Surgery Following Major Complications During Electrophysiology Procedures" Waltham. : 37
May 2012 Tsai S, Houmsse M, Dakhil B, Augostini R, Hummel J, Kalbfleisch S, Liu Z, Love C, Rhodes T, Tyler J, Weiss R, Hamam I, Deshmukh P, Winner M, Daoud E."Monitoring Drug-Induced QTC Prolongation During Ventricular Pacing" Boston.
September 2012 Snider M, Carnes C, Grover J, Davis R, Kalbfleisch SJ.."Cost-benefit and cost-savings analyses of antiarrhythmic medication monitoring" New York. : 1569
November 2013 Mehta Oza, Nishaki; Taylor, Montoya; Kalbfleisch, Steven."The Impact of Inappropriate Shocks from Implantable Cardiac Defibrillator Lead Failure on Cardiovasculat Morbidity and Mortality" Columbus.
March 2013 Hamam, I MD; Daoud, E MD; Winner, M MD; Kamalov, G MD; Torres, J MD; Weiss, R MD; Kalbfleisch, S MD; Houmsse, M MD; Augostini, A MD; Love, C MD; Liu, Z MD; Tyler, J MD; Sachdev, M MD; Rhodes, T MD; Hummel, J MD."Arrhythmias" Columbus.

Presentations

"Management of Atrial Fibrillation." Presented at 2nd Annual Cardiology Conference for Primary Care Physicians, Columbus, OH. (October 2003)

"Syncope: Diagnosis and Management." Presented at Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds, Zanesville, OH. (December 2003)

"Electrophysiology Testing and Radiofrequency Ablation." Presented at Blanchard Valley Hospital Medical Grand Rounds, Findlay, OH. (October 2004)

"Taking the Lead With Evidence Based Medicine." Presented at Ohio Valley Program, Columbus, OH. (August 2004)

"Prevention of Sudden Death." Presented at Marietta Memorial Hospital Grand Rounds, Marietta, OH. (September 2004)

"Risk Stratification for Sudden Cardiac Death." Presented at Lima Medical Society, Lima, OH. (January 2005)

"Biventricular Pacing Patient Selection." Presented at National Electrophysiology Fellows Conference, New Orleans, LA. (May 2005)

"How We Approach Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation Today." Presented at Boston AFib 11th Annual Symposium, Boston, MA. (January 2006)

"Device Therapy for the Prevention of Sudden Death and Treatment of Heart Failure." Presented at Blanchard Valley Hospital Medical Grand Rounds, Findlay, OH. (January 2006)

"Catheter Ablation for AF in a Private Practice Environment." Presented at Boston AFib 11th Annual Symposium, Boston, MA. (January 2006)

"Pharmacology." Presented at Cardiac Rhythm Device Management Certification Exam Review Course, Columbus, OH. (April 2007)

"Atrial Fibrillation and ICDs." Presented at Holzer Medical Center Cardiovascular Symposium, Gallipolis, OH. (March 2007)

"Pharmacology." Presented at Cardiac Rhythm Device Management Certification Review Course, Columbus, OH. (March 2008)

"St. Jude Agilis Catheter in Cardiac Ablations." Presented at Heart Rhythm Society Annual Scientific Sessions, San Francisco, CA. (May 2008)

"Electrophysiology of Taser Deaths." Presented at Ohio State Coroners Association Annual Education Conference, Toledo, OH. (May 2008)

"Catheter Ablation in Long-Lasting (>1 year) Atrial Fibrillation." Presented at Heart Rhythm Society Annual Scientific Sessions, San Francisco, CA. (May 2008)

"Panel Discussion: AF Ablation." Presented at Senior EP Fellows Course, Ann Arbor, MI. (February 2009)

"Management of Infected Devices." Presented at Senior EP Fellows Course, Ann Arbor, MI. (February 2009)

"Outpatient Antiarrhythmic Medication Monitoring by Clinical Pharmacists." Presented at Heart Rhythm Society, Boston, MA. (May 2009)

"St. Jude Agilis Catheter in AF Ablations." Presented at Heart Rhythm Society Annual Scientific Sessions, Boston, MA. (May 2009)

"Pacemaker and ICD Complications in Anticoagulated Patients Versus Non-anticoagulated Patients." Presented at Ohio Chapter-ACC 19th Annual Meeting, Columbus, OH. (October 2009)

"Pacemaker and ICD complications in anticoagulated patients versus non-anticoagulated patients." Presented at Heart Rhythm Society, Boston, MA. (March 2009)

"Tips on Efficient Implantation of CRT Devices." Presented at Senior EP Fellows Course, Ann Arbor, MI. (February 2009)

"Discussion Panel: Challenging Clinical Cases." Presented at Senior EP Fellows Course, Ann Arbor, MI. (February 2009)

"Pharmacology." Presented at Cardiac Rhythm Device Therapy Certification Exam Review Course, Columbus, OH. (June 2009)

"Gender and Arrhythmias." Presented at The Ohio State University 2nd Annual Women's Cardiovascular Conference, Columbus, OH. (May 2010)

"Panel Discussion on Women and Cardiovascular Disease." Presented at The Ohio State University 2nd Annual Women's Cardiovascular Conference, Columbus, OH. (May 2010)

"Ablation Therapy for AVNRT: AV Node Physiology." Presented at Heart Rhythm Society 2010 Annual Scientific Sessions, Denver, CO. (May 2010)

"Ablation of Arrhythmias in Unusual Locations." Presented at Heart Rhythm Society 2010 Annual Scientific Sessions, Denver, CO. (May 2010)

"Thumps, Bumps, and Kicks in the Chest After Pacemaker and Defibrillator: Crying Wolf vs. The Real Thing." Presented at The Ohio State University 2nd Annual Contemporary Multi-Disciplinary Cardiovascular Medicine Conference, Orlando, FL. (October 2010)

"Medical Consequences and Costs of Atrial Fibrillation: Top 10 Facts You Should Know." Presented at The Ohio State University 2nd Annual Contemporary Multi-Disciplinary Cardiovascular Medicine Conference, Orlando, FL. (October 2010)

"Managing AF in a 30 Year Old Pregnant Woman: Safety vs. Efficacy of Therapeutic Options." Presented at The Ohio State University 2nd Annual Contemporary Multi-Disciplinary Cardiovascular Medicine Conference, Orlando, FL. (October 2010)

"Managing AF in a "Healthy" 30 Year Old: What are the Options adn What Woudl I Do?." Presented at The Ohio State University 2nd Annual Contemporary Multi-Disciplinary Cardiovascular Medicine Conference, Orlando, FL. (October 2010)

"Atrial Fibrillation." Presented at The Ohio State University 2nd Annual Contemporary Multi-Disciplinary Cardiovascular Medicine Conference, Orlando, FL. (October 2010)

"17 Year Old with a Family History of "Abnormal EKG" and SCD/Syncope? What and How to Screen for?." Presented at The Ohio State University 2nd Annual Contemporary Multi-Disciplinary Cardiovascular Medicine Conference, Orlando, FL. (October 2010)

"Interpretation and Treatment of Challenging Arrhythmias." Presented at Marietta Memorial Hospital, Marietta, OH. (February 2010)

"Cost Effectiveness of Antiarrhythmic Medication Monitoring by Clinical Pharmacists in an Outpatient Setting." Presented at American College of Clinical Pharmacology 2010 Annual Meeting, Austin, TX. (October 2010)

"Accessory Pathways." Presented at XIV International Symposium on Progress in Clinical Pacing, Rome, IT|ITA. (December 2010)

"Debate: Primary Therapy for High Risk LQT Patients Should be an ICD." Presented at International Symposium of Inherited Arrhythmia Disorders and Hypertrophic Myopathy: A Comprehensive Update and Current Controversies, San Francisco, CA. (May 2011)

"Debate: Primary Therapy for Asymptomatic High-Risk LQT Patients Should be an ICD?." Presented at The Ohio State University International Symposium of Inherited Arrhythmia Disorders and Hypertrophic Myopathy: A Comprehensive Update and Current Controversies, San Francisco, CA. (May 2011)

"Atrial Fibrillation: What an Electrophysiologist Thinks Everyone Should Know." Presented at 7th Annual Heart and Vascular Conference Lub Dub and Splash 2011, Boyne Falls, MI, US|USA. (July 2011)

"Brugada Syndrome: How to Manage the Asymptomatic Patient." Presented at The Ohio State University International Symposium of Inherited Arrhythmia Disorders and Hypertrophic Myopathy: A Comprehensive Update and Current Controversies, San Francisco, CA. (May 2011)

"Brugada Syndrome: How to Manage the Asymptomatic Patient." Presented at International Symposium of Inherited Arrhythmia Disorders and Hypertrophic Myopathy: A Comprehensive Update and Current Controversies, San Francisco, CA. (May 2011)

"Early CRT Intervention Reduces Death & Heart Failure Events: Updated Insight from MADIT-CRT." Presented at Boston Scientific Physician Education Program, Petoskey, MI. (January 2011)

"Radeiofrequency catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation prior to planned percutaneous closure for atrial septal defect.." Presented at EHRA- Europace 2011, Madrid, ES|ESP. (June 2011)

"Effect of ventricular assist devices on post-operative implantable cardioverter-defribrillator performance and arrhythmia charteristics.." Presented at EHRA Europace 2011, Madrid, ES|ESP. (June 2011)

"Who Should or Should Not Get an AICD?." Presented at Fourth Annual Contemporary Multi-Disciplinary Cardiovascular Medicine - A Disease-Based Learning Experience for the Practitioner., Orlando, Florida. (September 2012)

"Treatment of Afib: Drugs vs. Ablation." Presented at Fourth Annual Contemporary Multi-Disciplinary Cardiovascular Medicine - A Disease-Based Learning Experience for the Practitioner, Orlando, Florida. (September 2012)

"Newer Treatment Approaches for VT." Presented at Fourth Annual Contemporary Multi-Disciplinary Cardiovascular Medicine - A Disease-Based Learning Experience for the Practitioner, Orlando, Florida. (September 2012)

"Evaluation and Treatment of Syncope in Patients with Structural Heart Disease but EF >35%." Presented at Fourth Annual Contemporary Multi-Dixciplinary Cardiovascular Medicine - A Disease-Based Learning Experience for the Practitioner, Orlando, Florida. (September 2012)

"Subcutaneous Cardiac Defibrillator In Patients with Congenital Heart Disease, A Single Center Experience." Presented at Heart Rhythm Society, San Francisco, California. (May 2014)

"Atrial Fibrillation Ablation In Patients With Severely Depressed Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction May Prevent The Need Of ICD Implantation." Presented at Heart Rhythm Society, San Francisco, California. (May 2014)

"Prevalence of Left Ventricular Dysfunction and Incidence of Tachycardia Induced Myopathy." Presented at Heart Rhythm Society, San Francisco, California. (May 2014)

"Real Life Cost Expenditure of Cryoablation verus Radiofrequency Ablation for Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation." Presented at Heart Rhythm Society, San Francisco, California. (May 2014)

"In-lab Complications With Cryoballoon vs Radiofrequency Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation." Presented at Cardiostim, FR|FRA. (June 2014)

 

Professional Activities

2006 - present Advisory Board Member. St. Jude Medical Atrial Fibrillation Advisory Board.
2006 - present Advisory Board Member. St. Jude Medical Device Lead Advisory Board.
2007 - present Advisory Board Member. Johnson & Johnson (Biosense Webster) Economic Advisory Board.
2009 - 2011 CardioSurvey Physicians Panel Member. American College of Cardiology.