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Selected Publications


  • Vedage NA, Cronin EM. Effect of pacing site on P wave parameters: Within-patient comparison of right atrial appendage and Bachmann's bundle. J Electrocardiol. 2024 Feb 27;84:9-14. doi: 10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2024.02.006. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 38432160.


  • Cronin EM, Vedage N, Israel CW. Alternative atrial pacing site to improve cardiac function: focus on Bachmann's bundle pacing. Eur Heart J Suppl. 2023 Nov 9;25(Suppl G):G44-G55. doi: 10.1093/eurheartjsupp/suad118. PMID: 37970517; PMCID: PMC10637835.
  • Bocchese M, Gannon M, Patil P, Van Decker W, Whitman IR, Cronin EM. Defining the distance between the His bundle and first septal perforator: implications for left bundle branch pacing. J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2023 Aug;66(5):1113-1117. doi: 10.1007/s10840-022-01377-9. Epub 2022 Sep 26. PMID: 36155878.
  • Perucki WH, Makkapati S, Laslett DB, Cooper JM. Device infection mimicry: Physical examination characteristics and procedural technique for pacemaker-associated skin cancer. HeartRhythm Case Rep. 2023 Jul 20;9(10):698-700. doi: 10.1016/j.hrcr.2023.07.007. PMID: 38047204; PMCID: PMC10691937.


  • Nieves J, Laslett DB, Basil A, Whitman IR, Cooper JM, Cronin EM. Simultaneous Leadless Pacemaker and Subcutaneous ICD Implantation With Intraoperative Screening: Workflow in Two Patients. JACC Case Rep. 2022 Nov 3;4(23):101535. doi: 10.1016/j.jaccas.2022.06.018. PMID: 36507298; PMCID: PMC9730143.
  • Delfiner MS, Bocchese M, Dalsania R, Alhassani Z, Keihl J, Vaidya A, Brisco-Bacik MA, Whitman IR. Cardiac implantable device interrogation in left ventricular systolic dysfunction reveals physiologic abnormalities prior to symptom onset in COVID-19: a case series. Eur Heart J Case Rep. 2022 Oct 3;6(10):ytac404. doi: 10.1093/ehjcr/ytac404. PMID: 36285228; PMCID: PMC9585899.
  • Maqsood N, Cooper JM, Whitman IR. Letter by Maqsood et al Regarding Article, "Anterior-Lateral Versus Anterior-Posterior Electrode Position for Cardioverting Atrial Fibrillation". Circulation. 2022 May 24;145(21):e1054-e1055. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.121.058800. Epub 2022 May 23. PMID: 35605034.
  • Vanchiere C, McHugh S, Bedenko E, Whitman IR, Gangireddy C, Basil AK, Cooper JM, Edmundowicz D, Brisco-Bacik M, Cronin EM. Use of Ambulatory Patch Monitoring Devices to Supplement Inpatient Telemetry-A Descriptive Study of a Single-center Experience During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic. J Innov Card Rhythm Manag. 2022 Feb 15;13(2):4879-4882. doi: 10.19102/icrm.2022.130207. PMID: 35251756; PMCID: PMC8887929.
  • Perucki WH, Smietana JJ, Cronin EM, Whitman IR. Does Anticoagulation Belie the Emboli? JACC Clin Electrophysiol. 2022 Feb;8(2):258-259. doi: 10.1016/j.jacep.2021.12.015. PMID: 35210088.


  • Laslett DB, Haddad A, Mangrolia H, Gaballa D, Follis OM, Gangireddy C, Basil A, Greenberg R, Yesenosky GA, Cronin EM, Cooper JM, Whitman IR. Racial difference in the incidence of atrial fibrillation after cryptogenic stroke. Heart Rhythm. 2021 Jun;18(6):847-852.doi: 10.1016/j.hrthm.2021.01.027. Epub 2021 Jan 29.
  • Vanchiere C, McHugh S, Bedenko E, Whitman IR, Gangireddy C, Basil AK, Cooper JM, Edmundowicz D, Brisco-Bacik M, Cronin EM.  Use of ambulatory patch monitoring devices to supplement inpatient telemetry – a descriptive study of a single-center experience in the COVID-19 pandemic.  The Journal of Innovations in Cardiac Rhythm Management. [in press]
  • Haddad A, Bocchese M, Garber R, O’Neill B, Yesenosky GA, Patil P, Keane MG, Islam S, Sherrer JM, Basil A, Gangireddy C, Cooper JM, Cronin EM, Whitman IR. Racial and Ethnic Differences in Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion Wait Time, Complications, and Periprocedural Management. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2021 May 6. doi: 10.1111/pace.14255. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33959994.
  • Maqsood N, Laslett DB, Patil A, Basil A, Gannon MP, Whitman IR. The Longer the Block, the Harder You Fall: Extrinsic idiopathic atrioventricular block masquerading as seizures. JACC: Case Reports. (In Press.)
  • Varma N, Cygankiewicz I, Turakhia M, Heidbuchel H, Hu Y, Chen LY, Couderc JP, Cronin EM, Estep JD, Grieten L, Lane DA, Mehra R, Page A, Passman R, Piccini J, Piotrowicz E, Piotrowicz R, Platonov PG, Ribeiro AL, Rich RE, Russo AM, Slotwiner D, Steinberg JS, Svennberg E. 2021 ISHNE/ HRS/ EHRA/ APHRS collaborative statement on mHealth in Arrhythmia Management: Digital Medical Tools for Heart Rhythm Professionals: From the International Society for Holter and Noninvasive Electrocardiology/Heart Rhythm Society/European Heart Rhythm Association/Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2021 Feb;14(2):e009204.


  • Laslett DB, Cooper JM, Greenberg R, Basil A, Gangireddy C, Whitman IR. Electrolyte Abnormalities in Patients Presenting with Ventricular Arrhythmia (from the LYTE-VT Study). Am J Cardiol. Am J Cardiol. 2020 May 15;S0002-9149(20)30473-2.
  • Shivamurthy P, Cronin EM, Crespo EM, Reddy VY, Koruth JS. Occurrence of permanent His bundle injury during physiological pacing. JACC Clin Electrophysiol. 2020;6(8):1019-27.
  • Wilkoff BL, Boriani G, Mittal S, Poole JE, Kennergren C, Corey R, Krahn AD, Schloss EJ, Gallastegui JL, Pickett RA, Evonich RF, Roark SF, Sorrentino DM, Sholevar DP, Cronin EM, Berman BJ, Riggio DW, Khan HH, Silver MT, Collier J, Eldadah Z, Holbrook RW, Lande JD, Lexcen DR, Seshadri S, Tarakji KG. Cost-Effectiveness of an Antibacterial Envelope for CIED Infection Prevention in the US Healthcare System from the WRAP-IT Trial. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2020 Oct;13(10):e008503.


  • Diaz CL, Guo X, Whitman IR, Marcus GM, Pellegrini CN, Beygui RE, Lee SY, Lee BK. Reported mortality with rotating sheaths vs. laser sheaths for transvenous lead extraction. Europace 2019 Nov 1;21(11):1703-1709.
  • Whitman IR, Vittinghoff E, deFilippi CR, Gottdiener JS, Alonso A, Psaty BM, Heckbert SR, Hoogeveen RC, Arking DE, Selvin E, Chen LY, Dewland TA, Marcus GM. NT-proBNP as a Mediator of the Racial Difference in Incident Atrial Fibrillation and Heart Failure. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019; Apr 2;8(7).