ACC Analytic Center

American College of Cardiology Analytic Center: ICD & CathPCI Registries

Publications

In Press:

Dodson JA, Reynolds MR, Bao H, Al-Khatib SM, Peterson ED, Kremers MS, Mirro MJ, Curtis JP. 2013. “Developing a Risk Model for in-Hospital Adverse Events following ICD Implantation: A Report from the NCDR® Registry.” JACC. In press.

Dev S, Peterson PN, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Varosy P, Masoudi FA. 2013. “Prevalence, Correlates, and Temporal Trends in Antiarrhythmic Drug Use at Discharge after ICD Placement: Findings from the NCDR.” Am J Cardiol. In press.

Published:

Dodson JA, Lampert R, Wang Y, Hammill SC, Varosy P, Curtis JP. 2013. Temporal Trends in Measures of Quality of Care: The Impact of the NCDR Registry.Circulation. Published online ahead of print November 5.

Kontos MC, Wang Y, Chaudhry SI, Vetrovec GW, Curtis J, Messenger J. 2013. Lower Hospital Volume is Associated with Higher In-Hospital Mortality in Patients Undergoing Primary PCI for ST Elevation MI: A Report from the NCDR. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. Published online ahead of print November 5.

Akar JG, Bao H, Jones P, Wang Y, Chaudhry SI, Varosy P, Masoudi FA, Stein K, Saxon LA, Curtis JP. 2013. Use of Remote Monitoring of Implantable Cardiac Defibrillators: insights from the Patient RElated Determinants of ICD Remote Monitoring (PREDICt RM) study. Circulation. Sep 16. (Epub ahead of print).

Menees DS, Peterson ED, Rumsfeld JS, Curtis JP, Wang Y, Messenger JC, Gurm HS. 2013. “Door to Balloon Time and Mortality Among Patients Undergoing Primary PCI.” N Engl J Med. Sep 5;369-(10):901-9.

Hsu JC, Varosy PD, Bao H, Dewland TA, Curtis JP, Marcus GM. 2013. Cardiac Perforation from Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Lead Placement: Insights from the NCDR. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. Sep 1;6(5):582-90. Epub 2013 Sep 3

Russo AM, Wang Y, Al-Khatib SM, Curtis JP, Lampert R. 2013. Factors Influencing the Use of Defibrillation Testing During Initial Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator Insertion: Findings From the NCDR®. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. Aug 26. Epub ahead of print.

Lampert R, Wang Y, Curtis JS. 2013 Variation among hospitals in selection of higher-cost, "higher-tech", implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: Data from the NCDR ICD Registry. AHJ Jun;165(6):1015-1023. Epub 2013 Feb 14

Peterson PN, Varosy PD, Heidenreich PA, Wang Y, Dewland TA, Curtis JP, Go AS, Greenlee RT, Magid DJ, Normand SLT, Masoudi FA. 2013. Association of Single vs. Dual Chamber ICDs with Mortality, Readmissions and Complications among Patients Receiving an ICD for Primary Prevention. JAMA. May 15;309(19):2025-34.

Fazel R, Curtis J, Wang Y, Einstein AJ, Smith-Bindman R, Tsai TT, Chen J, Shah ND, Krumholz HM, Nallamothu BK. 2013. “Determinants of Flouroscopy Time for Invasive Coronary Angiography and Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Insights from the NCDR®.” Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. May 22 (epub ahead of print).

Kremers MS, Hammill SC, Berul CI, Koutras C, Curtis JS, Wang Y, Beachy J, Blum Meisnere L, Conyers DM, Reynolds MR, Heidenreich PA, Al-Khatib SM, Pina IL, Blake K, Norine Walsh M, Wilkoff BL, Shalaby A, Masoudi FA, Rumsfeld J. The National ICD Registry Report: Version 2.1 including leads and pediatrics for years 2010 and 2011. Heart Rhythm, Volume 10, Issue 4, April 2013, Pages e59–e65.

Hsu JC, Varosy PD, Bao H, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Marcus, GM. 2012 Low Body Mass Index but Not Obesity is Associated with In-Hospital Adverse Events and Mortality Among Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Recipients: Insights from the NCDR®. J. Am Heart Assoc Dec;1(6):e003863. Epub 2012 Dec 19.

Farmer SA, Tuohy EJ, Small DS, Wang Y, Groeneveld PW. 2012.Are Racial/Ethnic Gaps in the Use of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Narrowing? An Analysis of 107,096 Patients from the NCDR ICD Registry™.Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. Nov;5(6):798-807. Epub 2012 Oct 23.

Eapen ZJ, Al-Khatib S, Lopes RD, Wang Y, Bao H, Curtis JP, Heidenreich PA, Hernandez AF. 2012.Are Racial/Ethnic Gaps in the Use of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Narrowing? An Analysis of 107,096 Patients from the NCDR ICD Registry™..J Am Coll Cardiol.Oct 16;60(16):1577-8. Epub 2012 Sep 5.

Curtis JP, Geary LL, Wang Y, Chen J, Drye ED, Grosso LM, Spertus JA, Rumsfeld JS, Weintraub WS, Masoudi FA, Brindis RG, Krumholz HM. 2012.Development of Two Registry-based Measures Suitable for Characterizing Hospital Performance on 30-day All-Cause Mortality Rates Among Patients Undergoing PCI.Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes.Sep 1;5(5):628-37. Epub 2012 Sep 4.

Cheng, A, Wang Y, Berger RD, Calkins H, Buxton AE, Curtis JP, Lampert R. 2012.Electrophysiology Studies in Patients Undergoing ICD Implantation: Findings from the NCDR®.Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. Aug;35(8):912-8.

Bhatt P, Curtis J, Wang Y, Lampert R. 2012.Impact of the Recent Lead Recall on Utilization of Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators:  Data from the NCDR ICD Registry™.J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. Aug;23(8):861-5. Epub 2012 Mar 27.

Tavris DR, Wang Y, Jacobs S, Gallauresi B, Curtis JP, Messenger J, Resnic FS, Fitzgerald S. 2012.Bleeding and Vascular Complications at the Femoral Access Site following Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI): An Evaluation of Hemostatis Strategies.J Invasive Cardiol. Jul;24(7):328-34

Matlock DD, Peterson PN, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Reynolds MR, Varosy PD, Masoudi FA. 2012.Variation in use of dual-chamber implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: results from the national cardiovascular data registry.Arch Int Med. Apr 23; 172(8); 634-641.

Miller AL, Wang Y, Curtis J, Masoudi FA, Buxton AE, Wang TY. 2012.Optimal medical therapy use among patients receiving implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: Insights from the NCDR®.Arch Intern Med. Jan 9; 172(1);64-7. Epub Nov 14.

Curtis JP, Rathore SS, Wang Y, Chen J, Nallamothu BK, Krumholz HM. 2012.Use and Effectiveness of Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumps Among Patients Undergoing High Risk Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Insights from the CATHPCI Registry.Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes Jan;5;21-30. Epub 2011 Dec 6..

Freeman JV, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Heidenreich PA, Hlatky MA. 2012.Physician Procedure Volume and Complications of Cardioverter-Defibrillator Implantation.

Circulation.Jan 3;125(1):57-64. Epub 2011 Nov 17.

Tsai V, Goldstein MK, Hsia HH, Wang Y, Curtis J, Heidenreich PA. 2011.Age differences in primary prevention implantable cardioverter-defibrillator use in U.S. individuals.J Am Geriatr Soc. Sep;59(9):1589-95.

Tsai V, Goldstein MK, Hsia HH, Wang Y, Curtis J, Heidenreich PA. 2011 Influence of age on perioperative complications among patients undergoing implantable cardioverter-defibrillators for primary prevention in the United States.Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. Sep;4(5):549-56.

Dewland TA, Pellegrini CN, Wang Y, Marcus GM, Keung E, Varosy PD. 2011.Dual-chamber implantable cardioverter-defibrillator selection is associated with increased complication rates and mortality among patients enrolled in the NCDR implantable cardioverter-defibrillator registry.J Am Coll Cardiol. Aug 30;58(10):1007-13.

Dodson JA, Wang Y, Chaudhry SI, Curtis JP.Bleeding-avoidance strategies and outcomes in patients ≥80 years of age with ST-elevation myocardial infarction undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention (from the NCDR CathPCI Registry).2012. Am J Cardiol. Jul 1;110(1):1-6. Epub 2012 Apr 3..

Haines DE, Wang Y, Curtis J. 2011.Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator registry risk score models for acute procedural complications or death after implantable cardioverter-defibrillator implantation.Circulation. May 17;123(19):2069-76. Epub 2011 May 2.

Wei S, Loyo-Berríos NI, Haigney MC, Cheng H, Pinnow EE, Mitchell KR, Beachy JH, Woodward AM, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Marinac-Dabic D. 2011.Elevated B-type natriuretic peptide is associated with increased in-hospital mortality or cardiac arrest in patients undergoing implantable cardioverter-defibrillator implantation.Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. May;4(3):346-54. Epub 2011 Apr 12.

Matlock DD, Kutner JS, Emsermann CB, Al-Khatib SM, Sanders GD, Dickinson LM, Rumsfeld JS, Davidson AJ, Crane LA, Masoudi FA. 2011.Regional variations in physicians' attitudes and recommendations surrounding implantable cardioverter-defibrillators..J Card Fail. Apr;17(4):318-24. Epub 2011 Feb 22.

Matlock, DD, Peterson PN, Heidenreich PA, Lucas FL, Malenka DJ, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Kutner JS, Fisher ES, and Masoudi FA. 2011.Variation in use of dual-chamber implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: results from the national cardiovascular data registry.Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. Jan 1; 4(1): 114-21. Epub 2010 Dec 7.

Cheng A, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Varosy PD. 2010.Acute lead dislodgements and in-hospital mortality in patients enrolled in the national cardiovascular data registry implantable cardioverter defibrillator registry.J Am Coll Cardiol. Nov 9; 56(20): 1651-6.

Freeman JV, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Heidenreich PA, Hlatky MA. 2010. The relation between hospital procedure volume and complications of cardioverter-defibrillator implantation from the implantable cardioverter-defibrillator registry.J Am Coll Cardiol. Sep 28;56(14): 1133-9.

Hammill SC, Kremers MS, Stevenson LW, Heidenreich PA, Lang CM, Curtis JP, Wang Y, Berul CI, Kadish AH, Al-Khatib SM, Pina IL, Walsh MN, Mirro MJ, Lindsay BD, Reynolds MR, Pontzer K, Blum L, Masoudi F, Rumsfeld J, Brindis RG. 2010. Review of the registry's fourth year, incorporating lead data and pediatric ICD procedures, and use as a national performance measure.Heart Rhythm. Sep;7(9):1340-5. Epub 2010 Jul 18.

Fein AS, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Masoudi FA, Varosy PD, Reynolds MR. 2010.Prevalence and predictors of off-label use of cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients enrolled in the National Cardiovascular Data Registry Implantable Cardiac-Defibrillator Registry.J Am Coll Cardiol. Aug 31;56(10): 766-73.

Aggarwal A, Wang Y, Rumsfeld JS, Curtis JP, Heidenreich PA. 2009 Clinical characteristics and in-hospital outcome of patients with end-stage renal disease on dialysis referred for implantable cardioverter-defibrillator implantation. Heart Rhythm . Nov;6(11):1565-71. Epub 2009 Aug 5.

Hammill SC, Kremers MS, Kadish AH, Stevenson LW, Heidenreich PA, Lindsay BD, Mirro MJ, Radford MJ, McKay C, Wang Y, Lang CM, Pontzer K, Rumsfeld J, Phurrough SE, Curtis JP, Brindis RG.Review of the ICD Registry's third year, expansion to include lead data and pediatric ICD procedures, and role for measuring performance.Heart Rhythm. 2009 Sep;6(9):1397-401. Epub 2009 Jul 16.

Daugherty SL, Peterson PN, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Heidenreich PA, Lindenfeld J, Vidaillet HJ, Masoudi FA. 2009. Use of implantable cardioverter defibrillators for primary prevention in the community: do women and men equally meet trial enrollment criteria?Am Heart J. Aug;158(2):224-9.

Rathore SS, Curtis JP, Chen J, Wang Y, Nallamothu BK, Epstein AJ, Krumholz HM. 2009.Association of door-to-balloon time and mortality in patients admitted to hospital with ST elevation myocardial infarction: national cohort study.BMJ. May 19;338:b1807.

Curtis JP, Luebbert JJ, Wang Y, Rathore SS, Chen J, Heidenreich PA, Hammill SC, Lampert RI, Krumholz HM. 2009.Association of physician certification and outcomes among patients receiving an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator.JAMA. Apr 22; 301(16): 1661-70.

Farmer SA, Kirkpatrick JN, Heidenreich JA, Curtis JP, Wang Y, Groeneveld PW. 2009. Ethnic and racial disparities in cardiac resynchronization therapy. Heart Rhythm. Mar;6(3):325-31. Epub 2008 Dec 13.

Peterson PN, Daugherty SL, Wang Y, Vidaillet HJ, Heidenreich PA, Curtis JP, Masoudi FA. 2009 Gender differences in procedure-related adverse events in patients receiving implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy. Circulation . Mar 3;119(8):1078-84. Epub 2009 Feb 16.

Hammill SC, Kremers MS, Stevenson LW, Kadish AH, Heidenreich PA, Lindsay BD, Mirro MJ, Radford MJ, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Lang CM, Harder JC, Brindis RG. 2008. Review of the Registry's second year, data collected, and plans to add lead and pediatric ICD procedures.Heart Rhythm . Sep;5(9):1359-63. Epub 2008 Jul 22..

Chakrabarti A, Krumholz HM, Wang Y, Rumsfeld JS, Nallamothu BK. 2008.Time-to-reperfusion in patients undergoing interhospital transfer for primary percutaneous coronary intervention in the U.S: an analysis of 2005 and 2006 data from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry.J Am Coll Cardiol. Jun 24;51(25):2442-2443.

Nallamothu BK, Wang Y, Bradley EH,Ho KKL, Curtis JC, Rumsfeld JS, Masoudi FA, Krumholz HM. 2007.Comparing hospital performance in door-to-balloon time between the Hospital Quality Alliance and the National Cardiovascular Data Registry.J Am Coll Cardiol. Oct 9;50(15):1517-1519.

Hammill SC, Stevenson LW, Kadish AH, Kremers MS, Heidenreich PA, Lindsay BD, Mirro MJ, Radford MJ, Wang Y, Lang CM, Harder JC, Brindis RG. 2007.Review of the registry's first year, data collected, and future plans.Heart Rhythm. Sep; 4(9): 1260-3. Epub 2007 Jul 25.