where imaging meets cardiac electrophysiology


More than 30 scientific papers

inHEART technology is based on a technology developed as part of the MUSIC research program lead by IHU Liryc, the Electrophysiology and Heart Modeling Institute (Bordeaux, France) in collaboration with Inria (Sophia Antipolis, France).


Image-guided ablation of scar-related ventricular tachycardia: towards a shorter and more predictable procedure.
Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology – 2019 Dec.
Berte et al.

Are wall thickness channels defined by computed tomography predictive of isthmuses of post-infarction ventricular tachycardia?
Heart Rhythm – 2019 Jun;14 pii: S1547-5271(19)30557-0.
Takigawa et al.

Detailed comparison between the wall thickness and voltages in chronic myocardial infarction. 
Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology – 2019 Feb;30(2):195-204.
Takigawa et al.

Model-Based Feature Augmentation for Cardiac Ablation Target Learning From Images.
IEEE Transactions in Biomedical Engineering – 2019 Jan;66(1):30-40.
Cabrera Lozoya et al.


Fast personalised electrophysiological models from CT images for VT ablation planning. 
EP EUROPACE – 2018 2018 Nov 1;20(suppl_3):iii94-iii101.
Cedilnik et al.

Influence of contact force on voltage mapping: A combined magnetic resonance imaging and electroanatomic mapping study in patients with tetralogy of fallot. 
Heart Rhythm – 2018 Aug;15(8):1198-1205.
Teijeira‐Fernandez et al.

Correlation between computer tomography‐derived scar topography and critical ablation sites in postinfarction ventricular tachycardia.
Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology – 2018 Mar;29(3):438‐445.
Ghannam et al.

Relationship between fibrosis detected on late gadolinium-enhanced cardiac magnetic resonance and re-entrant activity assessed with electrocardiographic imaging in human persistent atrial fibrillation.
JACC: Clinical Electrophysiology – 2018 Jan;4(1):17-29.
Cochet et al.

Long-term outcome of substrate modification in ablation of post-myocardial infarction ventricular tachycardia
Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology – 2018 Feb;11(2):e005635.
Wolf et al.


Cardiac imaging in patients with ventricular tachycardia.
Circulation – 2017 Dec 19;136(25):2491-2507.
Mahida et al.

CT scan isthmuses as an imaging target for VT ablation.
International Symposium on Ventricular Arrhythmias – 2017.
Pierre Jaïs

VT scan: Towards an efficient pipeline from computed tomography images to ventricular tachycardia ablation.
Functional Imaging and Modelling of the Heart (FIMH) – 2017, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 10263.
Cedilnik et al.

Catheter ablation for ventricular tachycardia in patients with nonischemic cardiomyopathy.
Cardiac Electrophysiology Clinics – 2017 Mar;9(1):47-54.
Thompson et al.

Myocardial wall thinning predicts transmural substrate in patients with scar-related ventricular tachycardia.
Heart Rhythm – 2017 Feb;14(2):155-163.
Yamashita et al.

MUSIC Consortium: From software to network and database.
International Symposium on Ventricular Arrhythmias Pathophysiology & Therapy – 2017.
Pierre Jaïs


Impact of new technologies and approaches for post-myocardial infarction ventricular tachycardia ablation during long-term follow-up.
Circulation Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology – 2016 Jul;9(7).
Yamashita et al.

Image-based biophysical simulation of intracardiac abnormal ventricular electrograms.
IEEE Transactions in Biomedical Engineering – 2016 May 4.
Cabrera Lozoya et al.

Patient-derived models link re-entrant driver localization in atrial fibrillation to fibrosis spatial pattern. 
Cardiovascular Research – 2016 Jun 1;110(3):443-54.
Zahid et al.

Percolation as a mechanism to explain atrial fractionated electrograms and reentry in a fibrosis model based on imaging data.
Heart Rhythm – 2016 Jul;13(7):1536-43.
Vigmond et al.

Image integration to guide catheter ablation in scar-related ventricular tachycardia.
Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology – 2016 Jun;27(6):699-708.
Yamashita et al.

Intermittent drivers anchoring to structural heterogeneities as a major pathophysiological mechanism of human persistent atrial fibrillation.
Journal of Physiology – 2016 May 1;594(9):2387-98.
Haissaguerre et al.


Characterization of the left-sided substrate in arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy.
Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology – 2015 Aug 26.
Berte et al.

Epicardial only mapping and ablation of ventricular tachycardia: a case series.
Europace – 2015 Apr 2. pii: euv072.
Berte et al.

Age, atrial fibrillation, and structural heart disease are the main determinants of left atrial fibrosis detected by delayed-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging in a general cardiology population.
Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology – 2015 May;26(5):484-92.
Cochet et al.

Role of high-resolution image integration to visualize left phrenic nerve and coronary arteries during epicardial ventricular tachycardia ablation.
Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology – 2015 Apr;8(2):371-80.
Yamashita et al.

Automated quantification of right ventricular fat at contrast-enhanced cardiac multidetector CT in arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy.
Radiology – 2015 Jan 5:141140.
Cochet et al.

Postmyocarditis ventricular tachycardia in patients with epicardial-only scar: a specific entity requiring a specific approach.
Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology – 2015 Jan;26(1):42-50.
Berte et al.


A bilayermodel of human atria: mathematical background, construction, and assessment.
Europace – 2014 Nov;16 Suppl 4:iv21-iv29.
Labarthe et al.

Relationship between MDCT-imaged myocardial fat and ventricular tachycardia substrate in arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy.
Journal of the American Heart Association – 2014 Aug 7;3(4).
Komatsu et al.

Atrial structure and function 5 years after successful ablation for persistent atrial fibrillation: an MRI study.
Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology – 2014 Jul;25(7):671-9.
Cochet et al.

Cardiac arrythmias: multimodal assessment integrating body surface ECG mapping into cardiac imaging.
Radiology – 2014 Apr;271(1):239-47.
Cochet et al.


A bilayer representation of the human atria.
International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC) – 2013;1530-3.
Vigmond et al.

Multimodality imaging to improve the safety and efficacy of epicardial ablation of scar-related ventricular tachycardia.
Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology – 2013 Dec;24(12):1426-7.
Komatsu et al.

Inverse relationship between fractionated electrograms and atrial fibrosis in persistent atrial fibrillation: combined magnetic resona nce imaging and high-density mapping.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology – 2013;62:802-12.
Jadidi et al.

Regional myocardial wall thinning at multidetector computed tomography correlates to arrhythmogenic substrate in postinfarction ventricular tachycardia: assessment of structural and electrical substrate.
Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology – 2013;6:342-50.
Komatsu et al.

Integration of merged delayed-enhanced magnetic resonance Imaging and multidetector computed tomography for the guidance of ventricular tachycardia ablation: a pilot study.
Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology – 2013;24:419-26.
Cochet et al.

where imaging meets cardiac electrophysiology

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