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Valentina Kutyifa, M.D., Ph.D.

Publications

Showing all 97 journal articles & 1 books available

Journal Articles

11/2017
Kosztin A, Costa J, Moss AJ, Biton Y, Nagy VK, Solomon SD, Geller L, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Merkely B, Kutyifa V. "Clinical presentation at first heart failure hospitalization does not predict recurrent heart failure admission." ESC heart failure.. 2017 Nov 0; 4(4):520-526. Epub 2017 Jun 17.

6/1/2017
Masiero S, Connolly SJ, Birnie D, Neuzner J, Hohnloser SH, Vinolas X, Kautzner J, O'Hara G, VanErven L, Gadler F, Wang J, Mabo P, Glikson M, Kutyifa V, Wright DJ, Essebag V, Healey JS, . "Wound haematoma following defibrillator implantation: incidence and predictors in the Shockless Implant Evaluation (SIMPLE) trial." Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology.. 2017 Jun 1; 19(6):1002-1006.

5/2017
Daimee UA, Biton Y, Moss AJ, Zareba W, Cannom D, Klein H, Solomon S, Ruwald MH, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Wang PJ, Goldenberg I, Kutyifa V. "Effect of cardiac resynchronization therapy on the risk of ventricular tachyarrhythmias in patients with chronic kidney disease." Annals of noninvasive electrocardiology : the official journal of the International Society for Holter and Noninvasive Electrocardiology, Inc.. 2017 May 0; 22(3)Epub 2016 Sep 15.

3/2017
Xia X, Ruwald AC, Ruwald MH, Ugoeke N, Szepietowska B, Kutyifa V, Aktas MK, Thomsen PE, Zareba W, Moss AJ, Couderc JP. "Validation of an automatic diagnosis of strict left bundle branch block criteria using 12-lead electrocardiograms." Annals of noninvasive electrocardiology : the official journal of the International Society for Holter and Noninvasive Electrocardiology, Inc.. 2017 Mar 0; 22(2)Epub 2016 Aug 30.

2017
Kosztin A, Széplaki G, Kovács A, Földes G, Szokodi I, Nagy KV, Kutyifa V, Fórizs É, Végh EM, Gellér L, Becker D, Aradi D, Merkely B. "Impact of CT-apelin and NT-proBNP on identifying non-responders to cardiac resynchronization therapy." Biomarkers : biochemical indicators of exposure, response, and susceptibility to chemicals.. 2017 22(3-4):279-286. Epub 2016 Aug 12.

11/2016
Stockburger M, Moss AJ, Klein HU, Zareba W, Goldenberg I, Biton Y, McNitt S, Kutyifa V. "Sustained clinical benefit of cardiac resynchronization therapy in non-LBBB patients with prolonged PR-interval: MADIT-CRT long-term follow-up." Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society.. 2016 Nov 0; 105(11):944-952. Epub 2016 Jun 18.

11/2016
Kutyifa V. "Reply to the Editor- Bipolar left ventricular pacing is associated with significant reduction in heart failure or death in CRT-D patients with LBBB." Heart rhythm.. 2016 Nov 0; 13(11):e327-e328. Epub 2016 Aug 05.

9/20/2016
Mathias A, Moss AJ, McNitt S, Zareba W, Goldenberg I, Solomon SD, Kutyifa V. "Clinical Implications of Complete Left-Sided Reverse Remodeling With Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy: A MADIT-CRT Substudy." Journal of the American College of Cardiology.. 2016 Sep 20; 68(12):1268-76.

7/7/2016
Szepietowska B, Polonsky B, Sherazi S, Biton Y, Kutyifa V, McNitt S, Aktas M, Moss AJ, Zareba W. "Effect of obesity on the effectiveness of cardiac resynchronization to reduce the risk of first and recurrent ventricular tachyarrhythmia events." Cardiovascular diabetology. 2016 Jul 7; 15:93. Epub 2016 Jul 07.

7/2016
Jamé S, Kutyifa V, Aktas MK, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Al-Ahmad A, Zareba W, Moss A, Wang PJ. "Bipolar left ventricular pacing is associated with significant reduction in heart failure or death in CRT-D patients with LBBB." Heart rhythm.. 2016 Jul 0; 13(7):1468-74. Epub 2016 Mar 04.

7/2016
Stockburger M, Klein H, Moss AJ, Kutyifa V. "Letter to the Editor- Prognostic implication of baseline PR interval in patients undergoing cardiac resynchronization therapy." Heart rhythm.. 2016 Jul 0; 13(7):1573. Epub 2016 Mar 24.

6/14/2016
Klein HU, Zareba W, Kutyifa V. "No Utility of the Wearable Cardioverter-Defibrillator in Patients With Nonischemic Cardiomyopathy?" Journal of the American College of Cardiology.. 2016 Jun 14; 67(23):2807.

5/2016
Yoruk A, Sherazi S, Massey HT, Kutyifa V, McNitt S, Hallinan W, Huang DT, Chen L, Aktas MK. "Predictors and clinical relevance of ventricular tachyarrhythmias in ambulatory patients with a continuous flow left ventricular assist device." Heart rhythm.. 2016 May 0; 13(5):1052-6. Epub 2016 Jan 29.

5/2016
Kutyifa V, Arbelo E, Barsamyan S, Kosiuk J, Metzner A, Pazdernik M, De Potter T. "European Heart Rhythm Association Young Electrophysiology Community: the future is just ahead." Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology.. 2016 May 0; 18(5):785-7. Epub 2016 May 11.

4/2016
Kosztin A, Kutyifa V, Nagy VK, Geller L, Zima E, Molnar L, Szilagyi S, Ozcan EE, Szeplaki G, Merkely B. "Longer right to left ventricular activation delay at cardiac resynchronization therapy implantation is associated with improved clinical outcome in left bundle branch block patients." Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology.. 2016 Apr 0; 18(4):550-9. Epub 2015 Jun 27.

4/2016
Biton Y, Huang DT, Goldenberg I, Rosero S, Moss AJ, Kutyifa V, McNitt S, Strasberg B, Zareba W, Barsheshet A. "Relationship between age and inappropriate implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy in MADIT-RIT (Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial-Reduce Inappropriate Therapy)." Heart rhythm.. 2016 Apr 0; 13(4):888-93. Epub 2015 Dec 19.

2/2016
Kutyifa V, Goldenberg I, Moss AJ. "Lessons learned from the Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial-Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (MADIT-CRT)." Trends in cardiovascular medicine.. 2016 Feb 0; 26(2):137-46. Epub 2015 Apr 30.

2/2016
Thomas S, Moss AJ, Zareba W, McNitt S, Barsheshet A, Klein H, Goldenberg I, Huang DT, Kutyifa V. "Cardiac Resynchronization in Different Age Groups: A MADIT-CRT Long-Term Follow-Up Substudy." Journal of cardiac failure.. 2016 Feb 0; 22(2):143-9. Epub 2015 Nov 05.

2/2016
Biton Y, Kutyifa V, Cygankiewicz I, Goldenberg I, Klein H, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Ruwald AC, Ruwald MH, Moss AJ, Zareba W. "Relation of QRS Duration to Clinical Benefit of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Mild Heart Failure Patients Without Left Bundle Branch Block: The Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial with Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Substudy." Circulation. Heart failure.. 2016 Feb 0; 9(2):e002667.

1/26/2016
Biton Y, Goldenberg I, Kutyifa V, Baman JR, Solomon S, Moss AJ, Szepietowska B, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Zareba W, Barsheshet A. "Relative Wall Thickness and the Risk for Ventricular Tachyarrhythmias in Patients With Left Ventricular Dysfunction." Journal of the American College of Cardiology.. 2016 Jan 26; 67(3):303-12.

1/2016
Aktas MK, Mittal S, Kutyifa V, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Steinberg J, Moss AJ, Zareba W. "The Burden and Morphology of Premature Ventricular Contractions and their Impact on Clinical Outcomes in Patients Receiving Biventricular Pacing in the Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial-Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (MADIT-CRT)." Annals of noninvasive electrocardiology : the official journal of the International Society for Holter and Noninvasive Electrocardiology, Inc.. 2016 Jan 0; 21(1):41-8. Epub 2015 Feb 16.

1/2016
Kutyifa V, Daubert JP, Schuger C, Goldenberg I, Klein H, Aktas MK, McNitt S, Stockburger M, Merkely B, Zareba W, Moss AJ. "Novel ICD Programming and Inappropriate ICD Therapy in CRT-D Versus ICD Patients: A MADIT-RIT Sub-Study." Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology.. 2016 Jan 0; 9(1):e001965.

2016
McLaren DP, Jones R, Plotnik R, Zareba W, McIntosh S, Alexis J, Chen L, Block R, Lowenstein C, Kutyifa V. "Prior hospital admission predicts thirty-day hospital readmission for heart failure patients." Cardiology journal.. 2016 23(2):155-62. Epub 2016 Jan 18.

2016
Szepietowska B, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Sherazi S, Biton Y, Kutyifa V, Aktas M, Moss AJ, Zareba W. "Metabolic syndrome is associated with different clinical outcome after cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with ischemic and non-ischemic cardiomyopathy." Cardiology journal.. 2016 23(3):344-51. Epub 2016 Apr 11.

2016
Husaini M, Biton Y, Stair B, Moss AJ, Biering-Sørensen T, Solomon S, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Zareba W, Barsheshet A, Kutyifa V. "Effectiveness of cardiac resynchronization therapy by the frequency of revascularization procedures in ischemic cardiomyopathy patients." Cardiology journal.. 2016 23(4):437-45. Epub 2016 Jun 20.

12/15/2015
Biton Y, Goldenberg I, Kutyifa V, Zareba W, Szepietowska B, Mcnitt S, Polonsky B, Barsheshet A, Moss AJ. "Effects of Statins on First and Recurrent Supraventricular Arrhythmias in Patients With Mild Heart Failure (from the Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial With Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy)." The American journal of cardiology.. 2015 Dec 15; 116(12):1869-74. Epub 2015 Oct 08.

12/2015
Perkiomaki JS, Ruwald AC, Kutyifa V, Ruwald MH, Mcnitt S, Polonsky B, Goldstein RE, Haigney MC, Krone RJ, Zareba W, Moss AJ, . "Risk factors and the effect of cardiac resynchronization therapy on cardiac and non-cardiac mortality in MADIT-CRT." Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology.. 2015 Dec 0; 17(12):1816-22. Epub 2015 Jun 11.

10/27/2015
Kutyifa V, Moss AJ, Klein H, Biton Y, McNitt S, MacKecknie B, Zareba W, Goldenberg I. "Use of the wearable cardioverter defibrillator in high-risk cardiac patients: data from the Prospective Registry of Patients Using the Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator (WEARIT-II Registry)." Circulation.. 2015 Oct 27; 132(17):1613-9. Epub 2015 Aug 27.

10/1/2015
Kutyifa V, Moss AJ. "Defibrillation testing is not required during routine ICD implantation." European heart journal.. 2015 Oct 1; 36(37):2508-9. Epub 2015 Jul 22.

10/2015
Zhang C, Kutyifa V, Moss AJ, McNitt S, Zareba W, Kaufman ES. "Long-QT Syndrome and Therapy for Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder." Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology.. 2015 Oct 0; 26(10):1039-44. Epub 2015 Aug 06.

9/2015
Herscovici R, Kutyifa V, Barsheshet A, Solomon S, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Lee AY, Zareba W, Moss AJ, Goldenberg I. "Early intervention and long-term outcome with cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients without a history of advanced heart failure symptoms." European journal of heart failure.. 2015 Sep 0; 17(9):964-70. Epub 2015 Apr 29.

9/2015
Kutyifa V, Daubert JP, Olshansky B, Huang DT, Zhang C, Ruwald AC, McNitt S, Zareba W, Moss AJ, Schuger C. "Characterization and predictors of first and subsequent inappropriate ICD therapy by heart rate ranges: Result of the MADIT-RIT efficacy analysis." Heart rhythm.. 2015 Sep 0; 12(9):2030-7. Epub 2015 May 19.

9/2015
Lee AY, Kutyifa V, Ruwald MH, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Zareba W, Moss AJ, Ruwald AC. "Digoxin therapy and associated clinical outcomes in the MADIT-CRT trial." Heart rhythm.. 2015 Sep 0; 12(9):2010-7. Epub 2015 May 27.

9/2015
Kutyifa V, Moss AJ, Solomon SD, McNitt S, Aktas MK, Barsheshet A, Merkely B, Zareba W, Goldenberg I. "Reduced risk of life-threatening ventricular tachyarrhythmias with cardiac resynchronization therapy: relationship to left ventricular ejection fraction." European journal of heart failure.. 2015 Sep 0; 17(9):971-8. Epub 2015 Jul 14.

9/2015
Biton Y, Moss AJ, Kutyifa V, Mathias A, Sherazi S, Zareba W, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Barsheshet A, Brown MW, Goldenberg I. "Inverse Relationship of Blood Pressure to Long-Term Outcomes and Benefit of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Patients With Mild Heart Failure: A Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial With Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Long-Term Follow-Up Substudy." Circulation. Heart failure.. 2015 Sep 0; 8(5):921-6. Epub 2015 Jul 15.

9/2015
Biton Y, Kutyifa V, Zareba W, Klein HU, Solomon SD, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Moss AJ, Goldenberg I. "Long-term outcome with cardiac resynchronization therapy in mild heart failure patients with left bundle branch block from US and Europe MADIT-CRT." Heart failure reviews.. 2015 Sep 0; 20(5):535-43.

9/2015
Kutyifa V, Moss AJ. "Device therapy: Saving lives with appropriate ICD therapy in elderly patients." Nature reviews. Cardiology.. 2015 Sep 0; 12(9):504-6. Epub 2015 Jul 28.

8/1/2015
Szepietowska B, Kutyifa V, Ruwald MH, Solomon SD, Ruwald AC, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Thomas S, Moss AJ, Zareba W. "Effect of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Patients With Insulin-Treated Diabetes Mellitus." The American journal of cardiology.. 2015 Aug 1; 116(3):393-9. Epub 2015 May 09.

8/2015
Zografos TA, Siontis KC, Jastrzebski M, Kutyifa V, Klein HU, Zareba W, Katritsis DG. "Apical vs. non-apical right ventricular pacing in cardiac resynchronization therapy: a meta-analysis." Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology.. 2015 Aug 0; 17(8):1259-66. Epub 2015 Mar 31.

8/2015
Zhang C, Kutyifa V, McNitt S, Zareba W, Goldenberg I, Moss AJ. "Identification of Low-Risk Adult Congenital LQTS Patients." Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology.. 2015 Aug 0; 26(8):853-858. Epub 2015 May 28.

8/2015
Kutyifa V, Moss AJ, Schuger C, McNitt S, Polonsky S, Ruwald AC, Ruwald MH, Daubert JP, Zareba W. "Reduction in Inappropriate ICD Therapy in MADIT-RIT Patients Without History of Atrial Tachyarrhythmia." Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology.. 2015 Aug 0; 26(8):879-884. Epub 2015 Jun 15.

8/2015
Tompkins CM, Kutyifa V, Arshad A, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Wang PJ, Moss AJ, Zareba W. "Sex Differences in Device Therapies for Ventricular Arrhythmias or Death in the Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial With Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (MADIT-CRT) Trial." Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology.. 2015 Aug 0; 26(8):862-871. Epub 2015 Jun 17.

7/2015
Stockburger M, Moss AJ, Olshansky B, Klein H, McNitt S, Schuger C, Daubert JP, Goldenberg I, Ruwald AC, Merkely B, Zareba W, Kutyifa V. "Time-dependent risk reduction of ventricular tachyarrhythmias in cardiac resynchronization therapy patients: a MADIT-RIT sub-study." Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology.. 2015 Jul 0; 17(7):1085-91. Epub 2015 Mar 04.

7/2015
Daimee UA, Moss AJ, Biton Y, Solomon SD, Klein HU, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Zareba W, Goldenberg I, Kutyifa V. "Long-Term Outcomes With Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Patients With Mild Heart Failure With Moderate Renal Dysfunction." Circulation. Heart failure.. 2015 Jul 0; 8(4):725-32. Epub 2015 Jun 02.

6/29/2015
Biton Y, Zareba W, Goldenberg I, Klein H, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Moss AJ, Kutyifa V, . "Sex Differences in Long-Term Outcomes With Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Mild Heart Failure Patients With Left Bundle Branch Block." Journal of the American Heart Association.. 2015 Jun 29; 4(7)Epub 2015 Jun 29.

6/23/2015
Moss AJ, Kutyifa V. "Safe MRI in Patients With an Upgraded (Conditional) Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator: The Beneficial Tip of a Troublesome Iceberg." Journal of the American College of Cardiology.. 2015 Jun 23; 65(24):2589-2590. Epub 2015 May 14.

5/15/2015
Lee AY, Moss AJ, Ruwald MH, Kutyifa V, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Zareba W, Ruwald AC. "Temporal Influence of Heart Failure Hospitalizations Prior to Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator or Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy With Defibrillator on Subsequent Outcome in Mild Heart Failure Patients (from MADIT-CRT)." The American journal of cardiology.. 2015 May 15; 115(10):1423-7. Epub 2015 Feb 18.

4/2015
Sedlá?ek K, Ruwald A, Kutyifa V, McNITT S, Bloch Thomsen PE, Klein H, Stockburger M, Wichterle D, Merkely B, Fernandez DE LA Concha J, Swissa M, Zareba W, Moss AJ, Kautzner J, Ruwald MH, . "The effect of ICD programming on inappropriate and appropriate ICD Therapies in ischemic and nonischemic cardiomyopathy: the MADIT-RIT trial." Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology.. 2015 Apr 0; 26(4):424-433. Epub 2015 Feb 11.

3/2015
Ruwald MH, Moss AJ, Zareba W, Jons C, Ruwald AC, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Kutyifa V. "Circadian distribution of ventricular tachyarrhythmias and association with mortality in the MADIT-CRT trial." Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology.. 2015 Mar 0; 26(3):291-9. Epub 2015 Jan 05.

2/14/2015
Ruwald AC, Kutyifa V, Ruwald MH, Solomon S, Daubert JP, Jons C, Brenyo A, McNitt S, Do D, Tanabe K, Al-Ahmad A, Wang P, Moss AJ, Zareba W. "The association between biventricular pacing and cardiac resynchronization therapy-defibrillator efficacy when compared with implantable cardioverter defibrillator on outcomes and reverse remodelling." European heart journal.. 2015 Feb 14; 36(7):440-8. Epub 2014 Aug 11.

2015
Szepietowska B, McNitt S, Kutyifa V, Ryan D, Corsetti J, Sparks C, Moss AJ, Zareba W. "Insulin resistance predicts the risk for recurrent coronary events in post-infarction patients." Cardiology journal.. 2015 22(5):519-26. Epub 2015 Mar 03.

2015
Nagy VK, Széplaki G, Apor A, Kutyifa V, Kovács A, Kosztin A, Becker D, Boros AM, Gellér L, Merkely B. "Role of Right Ventricular Global Longitudinal Strain in Predicting Early and Long-Term Mortality in Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Patients." PloS one.. 2015 10(12):e0143907. Epub 2015 Dec 23.

12/23/2014
Ruwald MH, Solomon SD, Foster E, Kutyifa V, Ruwald AC, Sherazi S, McNitt S, Jons C, Moss AJ, Zareba W. "Left ventricular ejection fraction normalization in cardiac resynchronization therapy and risk of ventricular arrhythmias and clinical outcomes: results from the Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial With Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (MADIT-CRT) trial." Circulation.. 2014 Dec 23; 130(25):2278-86. Epub 2014 Oct 09.

12/15/2014
Aktas MK, Goldenberg I, Moss AJ, Huang DT, Kutyifa V, Wang PJ, Brenyo A, McNitt S, Zareba W, Barsheshet A. "Comparison of age (<75 Years versus ?75 Years) to risk of ventricular tachyarrhythmias and implantable cardioverter defibrillator shocks (from the Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial With Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy)." The American journal of cardiology.. 2014 Dec 15; 114(12):1855-60. Epub 2014 Sep 28.

12/2014
Kutyifa V, Geller L, Bogyi P, Zima E, Aktas MK, Ozcan EE, Becker D, Nagy VK, Kosztin A, Szilagyi S, Merkely B. "Effect of cardiac resynchronization therapy with implantable cardioverter defibrillator versus cardiac resynchronization therapy with pacemaker on mortality in heart failure patients: results of a high-volume, single-centre experience." European journal of heart failure.. 2014 Dec 0; 16(12):1323-30. Epub 2014 Nov 07.

12/2014
Kutyifa V, Stockburger M, Daubert JP, Holmqvist F, Olshansky B, Schuger C, Klein H, Goldenberg I, Brenyo A, McNitt S, Merkely B, Zareba W, Moss AJ. "Response to letter regarding, "PR interval identifies clinical response in patients with non-left bundle branch block: a multicenter automatic defibrillator implantation trial-cardiac resynchronization therapy sub-study" by Kutyifa et al." Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology.. 2014 Dec 0; 7(6):1280.

10/7/2014
Ruwald MH, Okumura K, Kimura T, Aonuma K, Shoda M, Kutyifa V, Ruwald AC, McNitt S, Zareba W, Moss AJ. "Response to letter regarding article, "syncope in high-risk cardiomyopathy patients with implantable defibrillators: frequency, risk factors, mechanisms, and association with mortality: results from the Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial-Reduce Inappropriate Therapy (MADIT-RIT) study"." Circulation.. 2014 Oct 7; 130(15):e133.

10/1/2014
Sherazi S, Goldenberg I, Moss AJ, Solomon S, Kutyifa V, McNitt S, Shah AH, Huang DT, Aktas MK, Zareba W, Barsheshet A. "Comparison of low versus high (>40 mm Hg) pulse pressure to predict the benefit of cardiac resynchronization therapy for heart failure (from the Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial-Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Trial)." The American journal of cardiology.. 2014 Oct 1; 114(7):1053-8. Epub 2014 Jul 17.

10/2014
Mittal S, Aktas MK, Moss AJ, McNitt S, Kutyifa V, Steinberg JS, Zareba W. "The impact of nonsustained ventricular tachycardia on reverse remodeling, heart failure, and treated ventricular tachyarrhythmias in MADIT-CRT." Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology.. 2014 Oct 0; 25(10):1082-7. Epub 2014 Jun 24.

10/2014
Ruwald AC, Schuger C, Moss AJ, Kutyifa V, Olshansky B, Greenberg H, Cannom DS, Estes NA, Ruwald MH, Huang DT, Klein H, McNitt S, Beck CA, Goldstein R, Brown MW, Kautzner J, Shoda M, Wilber D, Zareba W, Daubert JP. "Mortality reduction in relation to implantable cardioverter defibrillator programming in the Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial-Reduce Inappropriate Therapy (MADIT-RIT)." Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology.. 2014 Oct 0; 7(5):785-92. Epub 2014 Aug 18.

9/9/2014
Ruwald MH, Mittal S, Ruwald AC, Aktas MK, Daubert JP, McNitt S, Al-Ahmad A, Jons C, Kutyifa V, Steinberg JS, Wang P, Moss AJ, Zareba W. "Association between frequency of atrial and ventricular ectopic beats and biventricular pacing percentage and outcomes in patients with cardiac resynchronization therapy." Journal of the American College of Cardiology.. 2014 Sep 9; 64(10):971-81.

8/2014
Kutyifa V, Stockburger M, Daubert JP, Holmqvist F, Olshansky B, Schuger C, Klein H, Goldenberg I, Brenyo A, McNitt S, Merkely B, Zareba W, Moss AJ. "PR interval identifies clinical response in patients with non-left bundle branch block: a Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial-Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy substudy." Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology.. 2014 Aug 0; 7(4):645-51. Epub 2014 Jun 24.

7/31/2014
Goldenberg I, Kutyifa V, Moss AJ. "Survival with cardiac-resynchronization therapy." The New England journal of medicine.. 2014 Jul 31; 371(5):477-8.

7/2014
Brenyo A, Barsheshet A, Kutyifa V, Ruwald AC, Rao M, Zareba W, Pouleur AC, Knappe D, Solomon SD, McNitt S, Huang DT, Moss AJ, Goldenberg I. "Predictors of spontaneous reverse remodeling in mild heart failure patients with left ventricular dysfunction." Circulation. Heart failure.. 2014 Jul 0; 7(4):565-72. Epub 2014 Apr 30.

6/2014
Slyngstad T, Huth Ruwald AC, Kutyifa V, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Solomon SD, Foster E, Goldenberg I, Wang PJ, Klein H, Zareba W, Moss AJ. "Cardiac resynchronization therapy is associated with reductions in left atrial volume and inappropriate implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy in MADIT-CRT." Heart rhythm.. 2014 Jun 0; 11(6):1001-7. Epub 2014 Feb 04.

5/1/2014
Goldenberg I, Kutyifa V, Klein HU, Cannom DS, Brown MW, Dan A, Daubert JP, Estes NA, Foster E, Greenberg H, Kautzner J, Klempfner R, Kuniss M, Merkely B, Pfeffer MA, Quesada A, Viskin S, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Ghanem A, Solomon SD, Wilber D, Zareba W, Moss AJ. "Survival with cardiac-resynchronization therapy in mild heart failure." The New England journal of medicine.. 2014 May 1; 370(18):1694-701. Epub 2014 Mar 30.

5/2014
Plank B, Kutyifa V, Moss AJ, Huang DT, Ruwald AC, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Zareba W, Goldenberg I, Aktas MK. "Smoking is associated with an increased risk of first and recurrent ventricular tachyarrhythmias in ischemic and nonischemic patients with mild heart failure: a MADIT-CRT substudy." Heart rhythm.. 2014 May 0; 11(5):822-7. Epub 2014 Feb 06.

4/15/2014
Ge Y, Ruwald AC, Kutyifa V, McNitt S, Polonsky S, Klein H, Goldenberg I, Solomon SD, Foster E, Zareba W, Moss AJ. "A metric for evaluating the cardiac response to resynchronization therapy." The American journal of cardiology.. 2014 Apr 15; 113(8):1371-7. Epub 2014 Jan 31.

4/1/2014
Ruwald AC, Pietrasik G, Goldenberg I, Kutyifa V, Daubert JP, Ruwald MH, Jons C, McNitt S, Wang P, Zareba W, Moss AJ. "The effect of intermittent atrial tachyarrhythmia on heart failure or death in cardiac resynchronization therapy with defibrillator versus implantable cardioverter-defibrillator patients: a MADIT-CRT substudy (Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial With Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy)." Journal of the American College of Cardiology.. 2014 Apr 1; 63(12):1190-1197. Epub 2013 Dec 11.

3/2014
Aktas MK, Zareba W, Huang DT, McNitt S, Polonsky S, Chen L, Stockburger M, Merkely B, Moss AJ, Kutyifa V. "The effect of weight loss on clinical outcomes in patients implanted with a cardiac resynchronization therapy device-A MADIT-CRT substudy." Journal of cardiac failure.. 2014 Mar 0; 20(3):183-9. Epub 2013 Dec 18.

2/4/2014
Ruwald MH, Okumura K, Kimura T, Aonuma K, Shoda M, Kutyifa V, Ruwald AC, McNitt S, Zareba W, Moss AJ. "Syncope in high-risk cardiomyopathy patients with implantable defibrillators: frequency, risk factors, mechanisms, and association with mortality: results from the multicenter automatic defibrillator implantation trial-reduce inappropriate therapy (MADIT-RIT) study." Circulation.. 2014 Feb 4; 129(5):545-52. Epub 2013 Nov 07.

2014
Kutyifa V, Zareba W, Moss AJ. "ICD programming to reduce shocks and improve outcomes." Current cardiology reports.. 2014 16(6):496.

12/15/2013
Herscovici R, Moss AJ, Kutyifa V, Barsheshet A, McNitt S, Zareba W, Goldenberg I. "Risk factors and outcomes associated with the development of myocardial ischemic events in patients who receive cardiac resynchronization therapy." The American journal of cardiology.. 2013 Dec 15; 112(12):1896-900. Epub 2013 Sep 25.

12/2013
Kutyifa V, Bloch Thomsen PE, Huang DT, Rosero S, Tompkins C, Jons C, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Shah A, Merkely B, Solomon SD, Moss AJ, Zareba W, Klein H. "Impact of the right ventricular lead position on clinical outcome and on the incidence of ventricular tachyarrhythmias in patients with CRT-D." Heart rhythm.. 2013 Dec 0; 10(12):1770-7. Epub 2013 Aug 22.

11/2013
Kutyifa V, Huth Ruwald AC, Aktas MK, Jons C, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Geller L, Merkely B, Moss AJ, Zareba W, Bloch Thomsen PE. "Clinical impact, safety, and efficacy of single- versus dual-coil ICD leads in MADIT-CRT." Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology.. 2013 Nov 0; 24(11):1246-52. Epub 2013 Jul 25.

10/8/2013
Ruwald MH, Abu-Zeitone A, Jons C, Ruwald AC, McNitt S, Kutyifa V, Zareba W, Moss AJ. "Impact of carvedilol and metoprolol on inappropriate implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy: the MADIT-CRT trial (Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation With Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy)." Journal of the American College of Cardiology.. 2013 Oct 8; 62(15):1343-50. Epub 2013 Jun 13.

8/15/2013
Tompkins C, Kutyifa V, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Klein HU, Moss AJ, Zareba W. "Effect on cardiac function of cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with right bundle branch block (from the Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial With Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy [MADIT-CRT] trial)." The American journal of cardiology.. 2013 Aug 15; 112(4):525-9. Epub 2013 May 29.

8/13/2013
Ruwald MH, Zareba W, Jons C, Zhang C, Ruwald AC, Olshansky B, McNitt S, Bloch Thomsen PE, Shoda M, Merkely B, Moss AJ, Kutyifa V. "Influence of diabetes mellitus on inappropriate and appropriate implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy and mortality in the Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial-Reduce Inappropriate Therapy (MADIT-RIT) Trial." Circulation.. 2013 Aug 13; 128(7):694-701. Epub 2013 Jul 23.

8/2013
Brenyo A, Kutyifa V, Moss AJ, Mathias A, Barsheshet A, Pouleur AC, Knappe D, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Huang DT, Solomon SD, Zareba W, Goldenberg I. "Atrioventricular delay programming and the benefit of cardiac resynchronization therapy in MADIT-CRT." Heart rhythm.. 2013 Aug 0; 10(8):1136-43. Epub 2013 May 25.

7/2013
Kutyifa V, Klein HU, Wang PJ, McNitt S, Polonsky S, Zima E, Merkely B, Moss AJ, Zareba W. "Clinical significance of ventricular tachyarrhythmias in patients treated with CRT-D." Heart rhythm.. 2013 Jul 0; 10(7):943-50. Epub 2013 Apr 29.

5/2013
Kutyifa V, Moss AJ, Zareba W. "Improving implantable cardioverter defibrillator therapy through better programming." Expert review of medical devices.. 2013 May 0; 10(3):283-5.

4/2013
Kutyifa V, Pouleur AC, Knappe D, Al-Ahmad A, Gibinski M, Wang PJ, McNitt S, Merkely B, Goldenberg I, Solomon SD, Moss AJ, Zareba W. "Dyssynchrony and the risk of ventricular arrhythmias." JACC. Cardiovascular imaging.. 2013 Apr 0; 6(4):432-44.

3/5/2013
Kutyifa V, Kloppe A, Zareba W, Solomon SD, McNitt S, Polonsky S, Barsheshet A, Merkely B, Lemke B, Nagy VK, Moss AJ, Goldenberg I. "The influence of left ventricular ejection fraction on the effectiveness of cardiac resynchronization therapy: MADIT-CRT (Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial With Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy)." Journal of the American College of Cardiology.. 2013 Mar 5; 61(9):936-44.

3/2013
Kutyifa V, Solomon SD, Bourgoun M, Shah AM, Pouleur AC, Knappe D, McNitt S, Wang PJ, Merkely B, Pfeffer M, Moss AJ, Zareba W. "Effects of cardiac resynchronization therapy on left ventricular mass and wall thickness in mild heart failure patients in MADIT-CRT." Heart rhythm.. 2013 Mar 0; 10(3):354-60. Epub 2012 Nov 19.

1/2013
Kutyifa V, Zareba W, McNitt S, Singh J, Hall WJ, Polonsky S, Goldenberg I, Huang DT, Merkely B, Wang PJ, Moss AJ, Klein H. "Left ventricular lead location and the risk of ventricular arrhythmias in the MADIT-CRT trial." European heart journal.. 2013 Jan 0; 34(3):184-90. Epub 2012 Oct 10.

2013
Kutyifa V, Zima E, Molnar L, Kuehne C, Theiss S, Herrmann G, Geller L, Merkely B. "Direct comparison of steroid and non-steroid eluting small surface pacing leads: randomized, multicenter clinical trial." Cardiology journal.. 2013 20(4):431-8.

2013
Rosero SZ, Kutyifa V, Olshansky B, Zareba W. "Ambulatory ECG monitoring in atrial fibrillation management." Progress in cardiovascular diseases.. 2013 56(2):143-52. Epub 2013 Oct 05.

6/2012
Kutyifa V, Breithardt OA. "How to assess the nonresponder to cardiac resynchronization therapy-a comprehensive stepwise approach." Revista española de cardiología.. 2012 Jun 0; 65(6):504-10. Epub 2012 Apr 21.

4/2012
Kutyifa V, Merkely B, Szilágyi S, Zima E, Róka A, Király A, Osztheimer I, Molnár L, Széplaki G, Gellér L. "Usefulness of electroanatomical mapping during transseptal endocardial left ventricular lead implantation." Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology.. 2012 Apr 0; 14(4):599-604. Epub 2011 Dec 22.

5/2010
Merkely B, Roka A, Kutyifa V, Boersma L, Leenhardt A, Lubinski A, Oto A, Proclemer A, Brugada J, Vardas PE, Wolpert C. "Tracing the European course of cardiac resynchronization therapy from 2006 to 2008." Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology.. 2010 May 0; 12(5):692-701. Epub 2010 Mar 02.

9/2009
Molnár L, Szucs G, Zima E, Szilágyi S, Kutyifa V, Becker D, Gellér L, Merkely B. "Successful management and long term outcome of an accidental subclavian artery injury with a 9 french dilator during pacemaker implantation with collagen-based closure device." Journal of interventional cardiac electrophysiology : an international journal of arrhythmias and pacing.. 2009 Sep 0; 25(3):217-8. Epub 2009 Mar 06.

10/2008
Szilágyi S, Merkely B, Zima E, Kutyifa V, Szucs G, Fülöp G, Molnár L, Szabolcs Z, Gellér L. "Minimal invasive coronary sinus lead reposition technique for the treatment of phrenic nerve stimulation." Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology.. 2008 Oct 0; 10(10):1157-60. Epub 2008 Aug 14.

9/28/2008
Kutyifa V, Merkely B, Pozsonyi Z, Hosszú K, Szilágyi S, Balázs G, Tóth A, Sármán P, Gellér L. "[Intracardiac echocardiography-guided cardiac tumor mass biopsy]." Orvosi hetilap.. 2008 Sep 28; 149(39):1857-9.

8/2008
Apor A, Kutyifa V, Merkely B, Szilágyi S, Andrássy P, Hüttl T, Hubay M, Róka A, Gellér L. "Successful cardiac resynchronization therapy after heart transplantation." Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology.. 2008 Aug 0; 10(8):1024-5. Epub 2008 Jun 03.

10/2007
Nemes A, Forster T, Geleijnse ML, Kutyifa V, Neu K, Soliman OI, Ten Cate FJ, Csanády M. "The additional prognostic power of diabetes mellitus on coronary flow reserve in patients with suspected coronary artery disease." Diabetes research and clinical practice.. 2007 Oct 0; 78(1):126-31. Epub 2007 Apr 11.

3/2007
Szilagyi S, Merkely B, Roka A, Zima E, Fulop G, Kutyifa V, Szucs G, Becker D, Apor A, Geller L. "Stabilization of the coronary sinus electrode position with coronary stent implantation to prevent and treat dislocation." Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology.. 2007 Mar 0; 18(3):303-7.

1/2007
Merkely B, Róka A, Szilágyi S, Zima E, Kutyifa V, Apor A, Szücs G, Gellér L. "[Resynchronization therapy of heart failure]." Magyar sebészet.. 2007 Jan 0; 60(1):481-7.

Books & Chapters

2013
Chapter Title: Gyógyszertámogatás a klinikum szemszögéb?l. (Drug reimbursement from a clinician's perspective.)
Book Title: Drug reimbursement
Author List: V Kutyifa, B Merkely
Published By: Medicina Kiado Hungary2013