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Peter Santucci
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Ablations for Arrhythmias
Pacemaker Devices
Defibrillator Devices
Ablation Catheter Applications for Complex Arrhythmias
Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine
Loyola Center for Health at Homer Glen
Loyola Center for Health at Park Ridge
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty
Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty, Cardiology
Medical School
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University McGaw Medical Center, Internal Medicine: General
Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Cardiology
Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Electrophysiology
Santucci,P.Electrophysiology testing and pacing in octogenarians with unexplained syncope-time to reconsider? Heart Rhythm 2017 ;14(5):700-701
Kawata,H.; Hirai,T.; Doukas,D.; Hirai,R.; Steinbrunner,J.; Wilson,J.; Noda,T.; Hsu,J.; Krummen,D.; Feld,G.; Wilber,D.; Santucci,P.; Birgersdotter-Green,U.The Occurrence of Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator Therapies After Generator Replacement in Patients Who No Longer Meet Primary Prevention Indications Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology 2016 ; :
Al Chekakie,M. O.; Welles,C. C.; Metoyer,R.; Ibrahim,A.; Shapira,A. R.; Cytron,J.; Santucci,P.; Wilber,D. J.; Akar,J. G.Pericardial fat is independently associated with human atrial fibrillation. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2010 ;56(10):784-788
Vasaiwala,S. C.; Finn,C.; Delpriore,J.; Leya,F.; Gagermeier,J.; Akar,J. G.; Santucci,P.; Dajani,K.; Bova,D.; Picken,M. M.; Basso,C.; Marcus,F.; Wilber,D. J.Prospective study of cardiac sarcoid mimicking arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology 2009 ;20(5):473-476
Santucci,P. A.; Varma,N.; Cytron,J.; Akar,J. G.; Wilber,D. J.; Al Chekakie,M. O.; Brysiewicz,N.Electroanatomic mapping of postpacing intervals clarifies the complete active circuit and variants in atrial flutter. Heart Rhythm 2009 ;6(11):1586-1595
Porter,M.; Spear,W.; Akar,J. G.; Helms,R.; Brysiewicz,N.; Santucci,P.; Wilber,D. J.Prospective study of atrial fibrillation termination during ablation guided by automated detection of fractionated electrograms. Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology 2008 ;19(6):613-620
Akar,J. G.; Al Chekakie,M. O.; Fugate,T.; Moran,L.; Froloshki,B.; Varma,N.; Santucci,P.; Wilber,D. J.; Matsumura,M. E.Endothelial dysfunction in heart failure identifies responders to cardiac resynchronization therapy. Heart Rhythm 2008 ;5(9):1229-1235
Akar,J. G.; Al Chekakie,M. O.; Hai,A.; Brysiewicz,N.; Porter,M.; Varma,N.; Santucci,P.; Wilber,D. J.Surface electrocardiographic patterns and electrophysiologic characteristics of atrial flutter following modified radiofrequency MAZE procedures Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology 2007 ;18(4):349-355
Al Chekakie,M. O.; Akar,J. G.; Wang,F.; Al Muradi,H.; Wu,J.; Santucci,P.; Varma,N.; Wilber,D. J.The effects of statins and renin-angiotensin system blockers on atrial fibrillation recurrence following antral pulmonary vein isolation Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology 2007 ;18(9):942-946
Daniels,D. V.; Lu,Y. Y.; Morton,J. B.; Santucci,P. A.; Akar,J. G.; Green,A.; Wilber,D. J.Idiopathic epicardial left ventricular tachycardia originating remote from the sinus of Valsalva: electrophysiological characteristics, catheter ablation, and identification from the 12-lead electrocardiogram. Circulation 2006 ;113(13):1659-1666
Porter,M. J.; Morton,J. B.; Denman,R.; Lin,A. C.; Tierney,S.; Santucci,P. A.; Cai,J. J.; Madsen,N.; Wilber,D. J.Influence of age and gender on the mechanism of supraventricular tachycardia Heart Rhythm 2004 ;1(4):393-396
Santucci,P. A.; Morton,J. B.; Picken,M. M.; Wilber,D. J.Electroanatomic mapping of the right ventricle in a patient with a giant epsilon wave, ventricular tachycardia, and cardiac sarcoidosis. Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology 2004 ;15(9):1091-1094