Where imaging meets cardiac electrophysiology


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 in Bordeaux, France.
More than 30 scientific publications already refer to this technology.

Influence of Contact Force on Voltage Mapping: A Combined Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Electroanatomic Mapping Study in Patients with Tetralogy of Fallot.
Teijeira‐Fernandez et al.
Heart Rhythm. 2018 Mar 20.

Correlation between computer tomography‐derived scar topography and critical ablation sites in postinfarction ventricular tachycardia.
Ghannam et al
J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2018 Mar;29(3):438‐445..

Relationship Between Fibrosis Detected on Late Gadolinium-Enhanced Cardiac Magnetic Resonance and Re-Entrant Activity Assessed With Electrocardiographic Imaging in Human Persistent Atrial Fibrillation.
Cochet et al.
JACC Clin Electrophysiol. 2018 Jan;4(1):17-29.

Long-Term Outcome of Substrate Modification in Ablation of Post-Myocardial Infarction Ventricular Tachycardia
Wolf et al.
Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2018 Feb;11(2):e005635. doi: 10.1161/CIRCEP.117.005635..

Cardiac Imaging in Patients With Ventricular Tachycardia.
Mahida et al.
Circulation. 2017 Dec 19;136(25):2491-2507.

VT Scan: Towards an Efficient Pipeline from Computed Tomography Images to Ventricular Tachycardia Ablation. Functional Imaging and Modelling of the Heart.
et al.
FIMH 2017. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 10263..

Catheter Ablation for Ventricular Tachycardia in Patients with Nonischemic Cardiomyopathy.
Thompson et al
Card Electrophysiol Clin. 2017 Mar;9(1):47-54..

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

Modelling methodology of atrial fibrosis affects rotor dynamics and electrograms.
Roney et al.
Europace. 2016 Dec;18(suppl 4):iv146-iv155.

Impact of New Technologies and Approaches for Post-Myocardial Infarction Ventricular Tachycardia Ablation During Long-TermFollow-Up.
Yamashita et al.
Circ ArrhythmElectrophysiol. 2016 Jul;9(7).

Image-based Biophysical Simulation of Intracardiac Abnormal Ventricular Electrograms.
Cabrera Lozoya et al.
IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2016 May 4.

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

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

Image Integration to Guide Catheter Ablation in Scar-Related Ventricular Tachycardia.
Yamashita et al.
J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2016 Jun;27(6):699-708.

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

Impact of New Technologies and Approaches for Post-Myocardial Infarction Ventricular Tachycardia Ablation During Long-Term Follow-UpImpact of New Technologies and Approaches for Post-Myocardial Infarction Ventricular Tachycardia Ablation During Long-Term Follow-Up. Yamashita et al.
Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology – 2016

Characterization of the Left-Sided Substrate in Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy.
Berte et al.
Circ ArrhythmElectrophysiol. 2015 Aug 26.

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

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.
Cochet et al.
J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2015 May;26(5):484-92.

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

Automated Quantification of Right Ventricular Fat at Contrast-enhanced Cardiac Multidetector CT in Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy.
Cochet et al.
Radiology. 2015 Jan 5:141140.

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

Postmyocarditis ventricular tachycardia in patients with epicardial-only scar: a specific entity requiring a specific approach.
Berte et al.
J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2015 Jan;26(1):42-50.

Relationship between MDCT-imaged myocardial fat and ventricular tachycardia substrate in arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy.
Komatsu et al.
JAm Heart Assoc. 2014 Aug 7;3(4).

Atrial structure and function 5 years after successful ablation for persistent atrial fibrillation: an MRI study.
Cochet et al.
J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2014 Jul;25(7):671-9.

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

A bilayer representation of the human atria.
Vigmond et al.
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2013;2013:1530-3.

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

Inverse relationship between fractionated electrograms and atrial fibrosis in persistent atrial fibrillation: combined magnetic resona nce imaging and high-density mapping.
Jadidi et al.
J Am Coll Cardiol 2013;62:802-12.

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

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


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