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Kousik Krishnan

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionRush University, Rush Medical College
DepartmentInternal Medicine, Division of Cardiology
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    1. Trohman RG, Huang HD, Larsen T, Krishnan K, Sharma PS. Sensors for Rate-Adaptive Pacing: How they work, strengths and limitations. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2020 Sep 02. PMID: 32877004.
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    2. Huang HD, Krishnan K, Sharma PS, Kavinsky CJ, Rodriguez J, Ravi V, Larsen TR, Trohman RG. Cryoballoon Ablation and Bipolar Voltage Mapping in Patients with Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion Devices. Am J Cardiol. 2020 Aug 28. PMID: 32866447.
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    3. Ravi V, Poudyal A, Pulipati P, Larsen T, Krishnan K, Trohman RG, Sharma PS, Huang HD. A systematic review and meta-analysis comparing second-generation cryoballoon and contact force radiofrequency ablation for initial ablation of paroxysmal and persistent atrial fibrillation. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2020 Jul 16. PMID: 32671920.
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    4. Huang HD, Rodriguez JM, Serafini NJ, Macias C, Winterfield J, Sharma PS, Larsen T, Krishnan K, Trohman RG. Comparison between minimal fluoroscopy and conventional approaches for visually guided laser balloon pulmonary vein isolation ablation. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2020 Jul; 31(7):1608-1615. PMID: 32406100.
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    5. Huang HD, Pietrasik G, Abid QU, Sharma PS, Krishnan K, Larsen TR, Trohman RG. Supplemental Radiofrequency Ablation After Acutely Unsuccessful Cryoballoon Pulmonary Vein Isolation is Associated With Increased Risk of Recurrent Atrial Fibrillation. J Am Heart Assoc. 2020 May 18; 9(10):e015979. PMID: 32394797.
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    6. Huang HD, Serafini N, Rodriguez J, Sharma PS, Krishnan K, Trohman RG. Near-zero Fluoroscopic Approach for Laser Balloon Pulmonary Vein Isolation Ablation: A Case Study. J Innov Card Rhythm Manag. 2020 Apr; 11(4):4069-4074. PMID: 32368382.
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    7. Pietrasik GM, Huang HD, Rodriguez JM, Sharma PS, Trohman RG, Krishnan K. Safety and feasibility of radiofrequency redo pulmonary vein isolation ablation for atrial fibrillation after Amulet implantation and device electrical characteristics. HeartRhythm Case Rep. 2020 Jul; 6(7):415-418. PMID: 32695590.
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    8. Huang HD, Abid QU, Ravi V, Sharma P, Larsen T, Krishnan K, Trohman RG. Meta-analysis of pulmonary vein isolation ablation for atrial fibrillation conventional vs low- and zero-fluoroscopy approaches. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2020 Jun; 31(6):1403-1412. PMID: 32202003.
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    9. Yasar SJ, Bickel T, Zhang S, Akkaya M, Aznaurov SG, Krishnan K, Cuculich PS, Gautam S. Heparin reversal with protamine sulfate is not required in atrial fibrillation ablation with suture hemostasis. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2019 12; 30(12):2811-2817. PMID: 31661173.
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    10. Doukky R, Donenberg MJ, Parker J, Kaplan J, Travers C, Soble JS, Sattar P, Krishnan K, Madias C, Tracy M, Feinstein SB. Use of ultrasound enhancing agents in transesophageal echocardiography to improve interpretive confidence of left atrial appendage thrombus. Echocardiography. 2019 02; 36(2):362-369. PMID: 30565730.
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    11. Poulin MF, Mohamedali B, Kavinsky CJ, Krishnan K. Left atrial appendage occlusion using a Watchman device in a transplanted heart with biatrial anastomosis. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 03 01; 93(4):758-760. PMID: 30549242.
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    12. Huang HD, Pietrasik GM, Serafini NJ, Sharma PS, Krishnan K, Trohman RG. Drug-induced acute pneumonitis following initiation of flecainide therapy after pulmonary vein isolation ablation in a patient with mitral stenosis and previous chronic amiodarone use. HeartRhythm Case Rep. 2019 Jan; 5(1):53-55. PMID: 30693207.
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    13. Serafini NJ, Krishnan K. Left Atrium and Left Atrial Appendage Screening Prior to Atrial Fibrillation Ablation: A Comprehensive Review of the Literature. J Innov Card Rhythm Manag. 2018 May; 9(5):3163-3171. PMID: 32477810.
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    14. Baranchuk A, Refaat MM, Patton KK, Chung MK, Krishnan K, Kutyifa V, Upadhyay G, Fisher JD, Lakkireddy DR. Cybersecurity for Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices: What Should You Know? J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018 03 20; 71(11):1284-1288. PMID: 29475627.
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    15. Patel P, Krishnan K, Saha S, Trohman RG. Novel Implantable Cardioverter-defibrillator Lead Placement in a Patient with a Prosthetic Tricuspid Valve. J Innov Card Rhythm Manag. 2017 Nov; 8(11):2894-2897. PMID: 32494432.
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    16. Saha SA, Krishnan K, Kavinsky CJ, Jolly N, Parekh K, Kalra DK. Pardon the Interruption: An Interrupted Inferior Vena Cava Discovered During Attempted Implantation of a Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion Device. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 09 11; 10(17):e155-e157. PMID: 28823772.
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    17. Saha SA, Krishnan K, Madias C, Trohman RG. Combined Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Epicardial and Endocardial Late Potential Ablation for Treatment of Brugada Storm: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Cardiol Ther. 2016 Dec; 5(2):229-243. PMID: 27646458.
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    18. Shih MJ, Kakodkar SA, Kaid Y, Hassel JL, Yarlagadda S, Fogg LF, Madias C, Krishnan K, Trohman RG. Reassessing Risk Factors for High Defibrillation Threshold: The EF-SAGA Risk Score and Implications for Device Testing. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2016 May; 39(5):483-9. PMID: 26931098.
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    19. Bhutto J, Feinstein SB, Krishnan K. Presence of A Left Atrial Appendage Thrombus After Successful Surgical Closure of the Left Atrial Appendage: A Case Report. J Atr Fibrillation. 2013 Dec; 6(4):954. PMID: 28496912.
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    20. Parikh MG, Aziz Z, Krishnan K, Madias C, Trohman RG. Usefulness of transesophageal echocardiography to confirm clinical utility of CHA2DS2-VASc and CHADS2 scores in atrial flutter. Am J Cardiol. 2012 Feb 15; 109(4):550-5. PMID: 22133753.
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    21. Kakodkar SA, Parikh MG, Madias C, Trohman RG, Krishnan K. Intercostal muscle twitching from right ventricular apical pacing. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2012 Jul; 35(7):e197-8. PMID: 21819418.
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    22. Lazzaro MA, Krishnan K, Prabhakaran S. Detection of atrial fibrillation with concurrent holter monitoring and continuous cardiac telemetry following ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2012 Feb; 21(2):89-93. PMID: 20656504.
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    23. Mykytsey A, Kehoe R, Bharati S, Maheshwari P, Halleran S, Krishnan K, Razminia M, Mina A, Trohman RG. Right coronary artery occlusion during RF ablation of typical atrial flutter. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2010 Jul; 21(7):818-21. PMID: 20132383.
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    24. Kakodkar S, Krishnan K, Awad S, Halleran S, Mykytsey A, Al-Anani S, Trohman RG. Reversible cardiomyopathy in an adolescent with idiopathic aortic cusp ventricular tachycardia. Pediatr Cardiol. 2010 Jan; 31(1):147-50. PMID: 19841962.
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    25. Krishnan K, Gupta A, Halleran SM, Chawla D, Avery EF, Bienias JL, Trohman RG. Isthmus dependent atrial flutter cycle length correlates with right atrial cross-sectional area. Indian Pacing Electrophysiol J. 2009 May 15; 9(3):167-73. PMID: 19471594.
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    26. Krishnan K, Trohman RG. Re: EP challenges in adult congenital heart disease. Heart Rhythm. 2009 Feb; 6(2):e1; author reply e1. PMID: 19187901.
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    27. Gupta A, Halleran SM, Krishnan K, Trohman RG. Rescue permanent iliac vein pacing after epicardial lead failure: an unusual reversal of pacing fortune. Europace. 2008 Oct; 10(10):1236-8. PMID: 18606617.
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    28. Gupta A, Lawrence AT, Krishnan K, Kavinsky CJ, Trohman RG. Current concepts in the mechanisms and management of drug-induced QT prolongation and torsade de pointes. Am Heart J. 2007 Jun; 153(6):891-9. PMID: 17540188.
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    29. Krishnan K, Avramovitch NA, Kim MH, Trohman RG. Cardiac resynchronization therapy: a potential option for congenitally corrected transposition of the great vessels. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2005 Dec; 24(12):2293-6. PMID: 16364885.
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    30. Aasbo JD, Lawrence AT, Krishnan K, Kim MH, Trohman RG. Amiodarone prophylaxis reduces major cardiovascular morbidity and length of stay after cardiac surgery: a meta-analysis. Ann Intern Med. 2005 Sep 06; 143(5):327-36. PMID: 16144891.
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    31. Krishnan K. Atrial fibrillation: management for the geriatric patient. Am J Geriatr Cardiol. 2005 Sep-Oct; 14(5):242-7; quiz 248-9. PMID: 16247283.
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