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profileJonathan Warren Waks, M.D.

TitleInstructor in Medicine
InstitutionBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
AddressBeth Isreal Deaconess Medical Center
Baker 407
157 Pilgrim Road
Boston MA 02215
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  1. Anter E, Di Biase L, Contreras-Valdes FM, Gianni C, Mohanty S, Tschabrunn CM, Viles-Gonzalez JF, Leshem E, Buxton AE, Kulbak G, Halaby RN, Zimetbaum PJ, Waks JW, Thomas RJ, Natale A, Josephson ME. Atrial Substrate and Triggers of Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation in Patients With Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2017 Nov; 10(11). PMID: 29133380.
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  2. Sedaghat G, Ghafoori E, Waks JW, Kabir MM, Shvilkin A, Josephson ME, Tereshchenko LG. Quantitative Assessment of Vectorcardiographic Loop Morphology. J Electrocardiol. 2016 Nov - Dec; 49(6):931. PMID: 27968791.
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  3. Buxton AE, Waks JW, Shen C, Chen PS. Risk stratification for sudden cardiac death in North America - current perspectives. J Electrocardiol. 2016 Nov - Dec; 49(6):817-823. PMID: 27524476.
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  4. Waks JW, Tereshchenko LG, Parekh RS. Electrocardiographic predictors of mortality and sudden cardiac death in patients with end stage renal disease on hemodialysis. J Electrocardiol. 2016 Nov - Dec; 49(6):848-854. PMID: 27554424.
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  5. Waks JW, Tereshchenko LG. Global electrical heterogeneity: A review of the spatial ventricular gradient. J Electrocardiol. 2016 Nov - Dec; 49(6):824-830. PMID: 27539162.
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  6. Waks JW, Zimetbaum P. Antiarrhythmic Drug Therapy for Rhythm Control in Atrial Fibrillation. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther. 2016 Jun 02. PMID: 27260643.
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  7. Waks JW, Sitlani CM, Soliman EZ, Kabir M, Ghafoori E, Biggs ML, Henrikson CA, Sotoodehnia N, Biering-Sørensen T, Agarwal SK, Siscovick DS, Post WS, Solomon SD, Buxton AE, Josephson ME, Tereshchenko LG. Global Electric Heterogeneity Risk Score for Prediction of Sudden Cardiac Death in the General Population: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) and Cardiovascular Health (CHS) Studies. Circulation. 2016 Jun 07; 133(23):2222-34. PMID: 27081116; PMCID: PMC4899170 [Available on 06/07/17].
  8. Madhavan M, Waks JW, Friedman PA, Kramer DB, Buxton AE, Noseworthy PA, Mehta RA, Hodge DO, Higgins AY, Webster TL, Witt CM, Cha YM, Gersh BJ. Outcomes After Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Generator Replacement for Primary Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2016 Mar; 9(3):e003283. PMID: 26921377; PMCID: PMC4998185.
  9. Huang HD, Waks JW, Steinhaus DA, Zimetbaum P. Magnitude of increase in QTc interval after initiation of dofetilide in patients with persistent atrial fibrillation is associated with increased rates of pharmacological cardioversion and long-term freedom from recurrent atrial fibrillation. Heart Rhythm. 2016 Jul; 13(7):1410-7. PMID: 26921760.
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  10. Sedaghat G, Ghafoori E, Waks JW, Kabir MM, Shvilkin A, Josephson ME, Tereshchenko LG. Quantitative Assessment of Vectorcardiographic Loop Morphology. J Electrocardiol. 2016 Mar-Apr; 49(2):154-63. PMID: 26826894; PMCID: PMC4775292 [Available on 03/01/17].
  11. Passman R, Leong-Sit P, Andrei AC, Huskin A, Tomson TT, Bernstein R, Ellis E, Waks JW, Zimetbaum P. Targeted Anticoagulation for Atrial Fibrillation Guided by Continuous Rhythm Assessment With an Insertable Cardiac Monitor: The Rhythm Evaluation for Anticoagulation With Continuous Monitoring (REACT.COM) Pilot Study. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2016 Mar; 27(3):264-70. PMID: 26511221; PMCID: PMC4789135 [Available on 03/01/17].
  12. Higgins AY, Waks JW, Josephson ME. Influence of Gender on the Tolerability, Safety, and Efficacy of Quinidine Used for Treatment of Supraventricular and Ventricular Arrhythmias. Am J Cardiol. 2015 Dec 15; 116(12):1845-51. PMID: 26514302.
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  13. Waks JW, Steinhaus DA, Shvilkin A, Kramer DB. Post-pacemaker T-wave Inversions: Cardiac Memory. Am J Med. 2016 Feb; 129(2):170-2. PMID: 26440583; PMCID: PMC4995449.
  14. Huang HD, Waks JW, Contreras-Valdes FM, Haffajee C, Buxton AE, Josephson ME. Incidence and risk factors for symptomatic heart failure after catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter. Europace. 2016 Apr; 18(4):521-30. PMID: 26311563.
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  15. Huang HD, Waks JW, Josephson ME, Zimetbaum PJ. Persistent sinus node suppression caused by thrombotic occlusion of an arteriovenous fistula: A report of two cases. 2015; 4(1):190-192.
  16. Waks JW, Manning WJ. Left Atrial Appendage Closure to Reduce the Risk of Thromboembolic Complications in Atrial Fibrillation: Pay Now and Possibly Pay Later? J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 Jun 23; 65(24):2624-2627. PMID: 26088301.
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  17. Huang HD, Waks JW, Josephson ME, Zimetbaum P. Persistent sinus node suppression caused by thrombotic occlusion of an arteriovenous fistula: A report of two cases. HeartRhythm Case Rep. 2015 Jul; 1(4):190-192. PMID: 28491546.
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  18. Steinhaus DA, Waks JW, Collins R, Kleckner K, Kramer DB, Zimetbaum PJ. Effect of Smaller Left Ventricular Capture Threshold Safety Margins to Improve Device Longevity in Recipients of Cardiac Resynchronization-Defibrillation Therapy. Am J Cardiol. 2015 Jul 01; 116(1):85-7. PMID: 25933732; PMCID: PMC4480976.
  19. Tereshchenko LG, Waks JW, Kabir M, Ghafoori E, Shvilkin A, Josephson ME. Analysis of speed, curvature, planarity and frequency characteristics of heart vector movement to evaluate the electrophysiological substrate associated with ventricular tachycardia. Comput Biol Med. 2015 Oct 01; 65:150-60. PMID: 25842361; PMCID: PMC4575605 [Available on 10/01/16].
  20. Waks JW, Fein AS, Das S. Wide complex tachycardia recorded with a smartphone cardiac rhythm monitor. JAMA Intern Med. 2015 Mar; 175(3):437-9. PMID: 25621880.
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  21. Waks JW, Soliman EZ, Henrikson CA, Sotoodehnia N, Han L, Agarwal SK, Arking DE, Siscovick DS, Solomon SD, Post WS, Josephson ME, Coresh J, Tereshchenko LG. Beat-to-beat spatiotemporal variability in the T vector is associated with sudden cardiac death in participants without left ventricular hypertrophy: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 Jan 19; 4(1):e001357. PMID: 25600143; PMCID: PMC4330061.
  22. Waks JW, Higgins AY, Mittleman MA, Buxton AE. Influence of renal function on mortality and ventricular arrhythmias in patients undergoing first implantable cardioverter-defibrillator generator replacement. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2015 Mar; 26(3):282-90. PMID: 25431143; PMCID: PMC4741276.
  23. Zimetbaum P, Waks JW, Ellis ER, Glotzer TV, Passman RS. Role of atrial fibrillation burden in assessing thromboembolic risk. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2014 Dec; 7(6):1223-9. PMID: 25516580.
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  24. Scirica BM, Belardinelli L, Chaitman BR, Waks JW, Volo S, Karwatowska-Prokopczuk E, Murphy SA, Cheng ML, Braunwald E, Morrow DA. Effect of ranolazine on atrial fibrillation in patients with non-ST elevation acute coronary syndromes: observations from the MERLIN-TIMI 36 trial. Europace. 2015 Jan; 17(1):32-7. PMID: 25210025.
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  25. Waks JW, Josephson ME. Mechanisms of Atrial Fibrillation - Reentry, Rotors and Reality. Arrhythm Electrophysiol Rev. 2014 Aug; 3(2):90-100. PMID: 26835073; PMCID: PMC4711504.
  26. Waks JW, Sabatine MS, Cannon CP, Morrow DA, Gibson CM, Wiviott SD, Giugliano RP, Sloan S, Scirica BM. Clinical implications and correlates of Q waves in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction treated with fibrinolysis: observations from the CLARITY-TIMI 28 trial. Clin Cardiol. 2014 Mar; 37(3):160-6. PMID: 24452727.
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  27. Waks JW, Zimetbaum PJ. Dabigatran etexilate for thromboembolic prophylaxis in non-valvular atrial fibrillation: the RE-LY study and substudies with commentary. Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther. 2013 Nov; 11(11):1461-71. PMID: 24147516.
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  28. Zimetbaum P, Ellis ER, Waks JW, Passman RS. The importance of atrial fibrillation burden and the origin of device-tailored anticoagulation. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2013 Nov; 36(11):1319-24. PMID: 24102204.
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  29. Waks JW, Scirica BM. Established and novel biomarkers in ST-elevation myocardial infarction. Future Cardiol. 2011 Jul; 7(4):523-46. PMID: 21797748.
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  30. Soong G, Muir A, Gomez MI, Waks J, Reddy B, Planet P, Singh PK, Kaneko Y, Kanetko Y, Wolfgang MC, Hsiao YS, Tong L, Prince A. Bacterial neuraminidase facilitates mucosal infection by participating in biofilm production. J Clin Invest. 2006 Aug; 116(8):2297-2305. PMID: 16862214; PMCID: PMC1513050.
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