ACC Analytic Center

American College of Cardiology Analytic Center: ICD, CathPCI & ACTION Registries

Publications - 2010 & Earlier

Cheng A, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Varosy PD. Acute lead dislodgements and in-hospital mortality in patients enrolled in the national cardiovascular data registry implantable cardioverter defibrillator registry.  J Am Coll Cardiol.  2010;Nov 9; 56(20): 1651-1656.

Freeman JV, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Heidenreich PA, Hlatky MA. The relation between hospital procedure volume and complications of cardioverter-defibrillator implantation from the implantable cardioverter-defibrillator registry.  J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010;Sep 28;56(14): 1133-1139.

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. Review of the registry's fourth year, incorporating lead data and pediatric ICD procedures, and use as a national performance measure.  Heart Rhythm. 2010;Sep;7(9):1340-1345. 

Fein AS, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Masoudi FA, Varosy PD, Reynolds MR. 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. 2010;Aug 31;56(10): 766-773.

Aggarwal A, Wang Y, Rumsfeld JS, Curtis JP, Heidenreich PA. Clinical characteristics and in-hospital outcome of patients with end-stage renal disease on dialysis referred for implantable cardioverter-defibrillator implantation.  Heart Rhythm . 2009;Nov;6(11):1565-1571. 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):1397-1401.

Daugherty SL, Peterson PN, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Heidenreich PA, Lindenfeld J, Vidaillet HJ, Masoudi FA. Use of implantable cardioverter defibrillators for primary prevention in the community: do women and men equally meet trial enrollment criteria?  Am Heart J. 2009;Aug;158(2):224-229.

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

Curtis JP, Luebbert JJ, Wang Y, Rathore SS, Chen J, Heidenreich PA, Hammill SC, Lampert RI, Krumholz HM.Association of physician certification and outcomes among patients receiving an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator.JAMA. 2009;Apr 22; 301(16): 1661-1670.

Farmer SA, Kirkpatrick JN, Heidenreich JA, Curtis JP, Wang Y, Groeneveld PW. Ethnic and racial disparities in cardiac resynchronization therapyHeart Rhythm. 2009;Mar;6(3):325-331.

Peterson PN, Daugherty SL, Wang Y, Vidaillet HJ, Heidenreich PA, Curtis JP, Masoudi FA. Gender differences in procedure-related adverse events in patients receiving implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy.  Circulation. 2009; Mar 3;119(8):1078-1084.

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. Review of the Registry's second year, data collected, and plans to add lead and pediatric ICD proceduresHeart Rhythm. 2008;Sep;5(9):1359-1363.

Chakrabarti A, Krumholz HM, Wang Y, Rumsfeld JS, Nallamothu BK. 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. 2008;Jun 24;51(25):2442-2443.

Nallamothu BK, Wang Y, Bradley EH,Ho KKL, Curtis JC, Rumsfeld JS, Masoudi FA, Krumholz HM. Comparing hospital performance in door-to-balloon time between the Hospital Quality Alliance and the National Cardiovascular Data Registry.  J Am Coll Cardiol. 2007;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. Review of the registry's first year, data collected, and future plansHeart Rhythm.2007;Sep; 4(9): 1260-1263.