Ashikaga H, Asgari-Targhi A. Locating order-disorder phase transition in a cardiac system. Sci Rep, In Press
Congrats to us!
Ciuffo LA, Inoue YY, Tao S, Ipek EG, Zghaib T, Balouch M, Lima JAC, Nazarian S, Spragg DD, Marine JE, Berger RD, Calkins H, Ashikaga H. Intra-atrial dyssynchrony during sinus rhythm predicts recurrence after the first catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging, In Press
Aronis KN, Ashikaga H. Impact of number of co-existing rotors and inter-electrode distance on accuracy of rotor localization. J Electrocardiol, In Press
Inoue YY, Soliman EZ, Yoneyama K, Ambale-Venkatesh B, Wu CO, Sparapani R, Bluemke DA, Lima JAC, Ashikaga H. Electrocardiographic Strain Pattern Is Associated With Left Ventricular Concentric Remodeling, Scar, and Mortality Over 10 Years: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). J Am Heart Assoc
We had a lab party lunch on 6/30/17 to celebrate new papers, new grants, and new members of the laboratory!
Tao S, Ciuffo LA, Lima, JAC, Wu K, Ashikaga H. Quantifying left atrial structure and function using single-plane tissue-tracking cardiac magnetic resonance. Magn Reson Imaging
May 21-27, 2017
Snowbird, UT, USA
We had two presentations from our laboratory:
Ashikaga H and James RG. Hidden structures of information transport underlying spiral wave dynamics (oral)
Ashikaga H and Asgari-Targhi A. Channel capacity of cardiac action potential transmission and spiral wave initiation (poster)
Three papers from our laboratory have just been accepted for publication. Congrats to us!
Apr 12, 2017: Tao S, Ashikaga H, Ciuffo LA, Yoneyama K, Lima JAC, Frank TF, Weiss RG, Tomaselli GF, Wu KC. Impaired left atrial function predicts inappropriate shocks in primary prevention implantable cardioverter-defibrillator candidates. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol Link
May 18, 2017: Ciuffo LA, Inoue YY, Tao S, Ipek EG, Lima JAC, Nazarian S, Spragg DD, Marine J, Berger RD, Calkins H, Ashikaga H. Mechanical dyssynchrony of the left atrium during sinus rhythm is associated with stroke in patients with history of atrial fibrillation. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging
May 31, 2017: Tao S, Way S, Garland J, Chrispin J, Ciuffo, LA, Balouch MA, Nazarian S, Spragg DD, Marine J, Berger RD, Calkins H, Ashikaga H. Ablation as targeted perturbation to rewire communication networks of persistent atrial fibrillation. PLoS One