Paul David Kligfield, M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease
Paul Kligfield

Paul Kligfield, MD, has been at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, as Director of the Cardiac Graphics Laboratory since 1977 and as Medical Director of the Cardiac Health Center since 1995. He is a 1970 graduate of Harvard Medical School and was an intern and resident in Medicine at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston. He spent a year as a clinical research fellow in Cardiology at St. George's Hospital in London before completing his fellowship at Cornell. Dr. Kligfield served in the US Navy as a cardiologist at the Naval Submarine Medical Center in Groton before joining the full-time faculty at Cornell in 1977, where he is now Professor of Medicine. In addition to private patient care activities and teaching, his clinical investigation is focused on new algorithms in exercise testing and standard electrocardiography. Dr. Kligfield is President-elect of the New York Cardiological Society, President of the New York Chapter of the American College of Cardiology and Governor of the American College of Cardiology from metropolitan New York, Vice-President of the International Society for Computerized Electrocardiology, and a member and past President of the American Osler Society. He has published numerous research papers and editorials, and he serves on the editorial boards of a number of subspecialty journals.

A summary of Dr. Kligfield's Education, Training and/or Faculty Appointments is listed as following:

1970   M.D. - Harvard Medical School  

1971   Internship, Internal Medicine - Beth Isreal Hospital, Boston

1972   Residency , Internal Medicine - Beth Isreal Hospital, Boston

1973   Research Fellow, Cardiology - St. George's Hospital - London, England

1975   Fellow, Cardiology - Cornell University Medical College

Insurances

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please feel free to contact this physician or this physician's practice as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

  • AETNA [HMO]
  • AETNA [PPO]
  • AETNA [Medicare]
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Affinity Essential
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI [CBP]
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicare]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Plus - Amerigroup [CHP]
  • Health Plus - Amerigroup
  • Health Republic
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare [Medicare]
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • United Health Care [Community Plan]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [Medicare]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [HMO]

Publications

Publications: Research in Peer-Reviewed Professional Journals

1. Kligfield P: Systolic time intervals in atrial fibrillation and mitral stenosis. British Heart Journal 36:798-805, 1974

2. Frishman W, Smithen C, Kligfield P, Killip T: The use of non-invasive techniques in management of patients with angina pectoris. Cardiovascular Diseases 1:202, 1974

3. Frishman W, Smithen C, Befler B, Kligfield P, Killip T: Non-invasive assessment of the clinical response to oral propranolol. American Journal of Cardiology 35:635-644, 1975

4. Ellis RJ, Kligfield P, Gay W, Ebert PA: Distal coronary artery bypass: Local occlusion vs. ischemic arrest. Surgery 78:424-429, 1975

5. Kligfield P, Horner H, Smithen C, Brachfeld N: A model of graded ischemia in the isolated perfused rat heart. Journal of Applied Physiology 40:1004-1008, 1976

6. Wilson JM, Kligfield P, Schaefer KE, Harvey C: Human ECG changes at rest during prolonged exposure to increased pressure breathing nitrogen-oxygen mixtures. Journal of Applied Physiology 42:614-623, 1977

7. Kligfield P, Goldberg H, Kline SA, Scheidt S: Effect of additional valve lesions on left ventricular ejection time in aortic stenosis. British Heart Journal 39:1259-1264, 1977

8. Zema M, Kligfield P: Electrocardiographic poor R wave progression I: Correlation with the Frank vectorcardiogram. Journal of Electrocardiology 12:3-10, 1979

9. Zema M, Kligfield P: Electrocardiographic poor R wave progression II: Correlation with angiography. Journal of Electrocardiology 12:11-15, 1979

10. Kligfield P, Okin P: The effect of ventricular function on the left ventricular ejection time in aortic stenosis. British Heart Journal 42:438-441, 1979

11. Sos TA, Kligfield P, Sniderman KW: A method for understanding three-dimensional coronary anatomy. Journal of the American Medical Association 243:252-254, 1980

12. Zema MJ, Luminais SK, Chiaramida S, Goldman M, Kligfield P: Electrocardiographic poor R wave progression: III. The normal variant. Journal of Electrocardiology 13:135-142, 1980

13. Pierri MK, Zema M, Kligfield P, McCabe J, Hoover E, Gay W, Subramanian V: Exercise capacity after balloon pumping and surgery for cardiogenic shock. Circulation 62:I-138-141, 1980

14. Subramanian VA, Roberts AJ, Zema MJ, Abel RM, McCabe JC, Hoover E, Kligfield P, Gay WA: Cardiogenic shock following acute myocardial infarction: Late functional results after emergency cardiac surgery. New York State Journal of Medicine 80:947-952, 1980

15. Zema MJ, Collins M, Alonso D, Kligfield P: Electrocardiographic poor R wave progression: Correlation with autopsy findings. Chest 79:195-200, 1981

16. Kligfield P, Charash B, Placek E, Sos TA: Antiarrhythmic effect of manganese chloride in infarcted dogs with observations on the dose-related response of heart rate and ventricular pressure. Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics 218:289-295, 1981

17. Horner WH, Kligfield P: Anti-dysrhythmic and dose-related hemodynamic effects of manganese in perfused isolated rabbit hearts. Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology 4:149-156, 1982

18. Charash B, Placek E, Sos TA, Kligfield P: Dose-related effects of manganese chloride on the canine electrocardiogram. Journal of Electrocardiology l5:149-152, 1982

19. Zema M, Kligfield P: Electrocardiographic poor R wave progression: A review and synthesis. Archives of Internal Medicine l42:1145-1148, 1982         

20. Miller DH, Eisenberg RR, Kligfield P, Devereux RB, Casale PN, Phillips MC: Electrocardiographic recognition of left atrial enlargement. Journal of Electrocardiology 16:l5-22, 1983

21. Devereux RB, Phillips MC, Casale PN, Eisenberg RR, Kligfield P: Geometric determinants of electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy. Circulation 67:907-911, 1983

22. Zema MJ, Caccavano M, Kligfield P: Detection of left ventricular dysfunction in ambulatory subjects with bedside Valsalva maneuver. American Journal of Medicine 75:241-248, 1983

23. Savage DD, Levy DL, Garrison RJ, Castelli WP, Kligfield P, Devereux RB, Anderson SJ, Kannel WB, Feinleib M: Mitral valve prolapse in the general population, part 3: Dysrhythmias. The Framingham Study. American Heart Journal 106:582-586, 1983

24. Phillips PL, Kligfield P: Myopotential interference with unipolar pacemakers: Recognition and detection by ambulatory electrocardiography. Cardiovascular Reviews and Reports 4:1185-1190, 1983

25. Kligfield P: Clinical applications of ambulatory electrocardiography. Cardiology 71:69-99, 1984

26. Casale PN, Devereux RB, Kligfield P, Eisenberg RR, Phillips MC: Pericardial effusion: Relation of clinical, echocardiographic and electrocardiographic findings. Journal of Electrocardiology 17:ll5-122, 1984

27. Devereux RB, Casale PN, Eisenberg RR, Miller DH, Kligfield P: Electrocardiographic detection of left ventricular hypertrophy: Comparison of standard criteria, computer diagnostic and physician interpretation. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 3:82-87, 1984

28. Kligfield P, Okin P, Devereux RB, Goldberg H, Borer JS: The duration of ejection in aortic stenosis: Effect of stroke volume and pressure gradient. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 3:157-161, 1984

29. Zema MJ, Kligfield P: Electrocardiographic tall R waves in the right precordial leads: vectorcardiographic and electrocardiographic distinction of posterior myocardial infarction from prominent anterior forces in normal subjects. Journal of Electrocardiology 17:129-138, 1984

30. Kramer HM, Kligfield P, Devereux RB, Savage DD, Kramer-Fox R: Arrhythmias in mitral valve prolapse: Effect of selection bias. Archives of Internal Medicine 144:2360-2364, 1984

31. Devereux RB, Lutas EM, Casale PN, Kligfield P, Eisenberg RR, Hammond IW, Miller DH, Reis G, Alderman MH, Laragh JH: Standardization of left ventricular anatomic measurements. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 4:1222-1230, 1984

32. Casale PN, Devereux RB, Kligfield P, Eisenberg RR, Miller DH, Chaudhary B, Phillips MC: Electrocardiographic detection of left ventricular hypertrophy: Development and prospective validation of improved criteria. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 6:572-580, 1985

33. Holmes J, Kubo SH, Cody RJ, Kligfield P: Arrhythmias in ischemic and nonischemic dilated cardiomyopathy: Prediction of mortality by ambulatory electrocardiography. American Journal of Cardiology 55:146-151, 1985

34. Okin P, Kligfield P, Ameisen O, Goldberg HL, Borer JS: Improved accuracy of the exercise electrocardiogram: Identification of three-vessel coronary disease in stable angina pectoris by analysis of peak rate-relatedchanges in ST segments. American Journal of Cardiology 55:271-276, 1985

35. Ameisen O, Okin PM, Devereux RB, Hochreiter C, Miller DH, Zullo MA,Borer JS, Kligfield P: Predictive value and limitations of the ST/HR slope. British Heart Journal 53:547-551, 1985

36. Kligfield P, Hochreiter C, Kramer H, Devereux RB, Niles N, Kramer-Fox R, Borer JS: Complex arrhythmias in mitral regurgitation with and without mitral prolapse: Contrast to arrhythmias in mitral prolapse without regurgitation. American Journal of Cardiology 55:1545-1549, 1985

37. Kligfield P, Okin PM, Ameisen O, Wallis J, Borer JS: Correlation of the exercise ST/HR slope in stable angina pectoris with anatomic and radionuclide cineangiographic findings. American Journal of Cardiology 56:418-421, 1985

38. Holmes JR, Kubo SH, Cody RJ, Kligfield P: Milrinone in congestive heart failure: Observations on ambulatory ventricular arrhythmias. American Heart Journal 110:800-806, 1985

39. Kligfield P, Devereux RB: Arrhythmias in mitral valve prolapse. Clinical Progress in Pacing and Electrophysiology 3:403-418, 1985

40. Ameisen O, Kligfield P, Okin PM, Miller DH, Borer JS: Effects of recent and remote infarction on the predictive accuracy of the ST/HR slope. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 8:267-273, 1986

41. Devereux RB, Hawkins I, Kramer-Fox R, Lutas EM, Hammond IW, Spitzer MC, Hochreiter C, Roberts RB, Belkin RB, Kligfield P, Brown WT, Niles N, Alderman MH, Borer JS, Laragh JH: Complications of mitral valve prolapse: Disproportionate occurrence in men and older patients. American Journal of Medicine 81:751-758, 1986

42. Hochreiter C, Niles N, Devereux RB, Kligfield P, Borer JS: Mitral regurgitation: Relationship of non-invasive right and left ventricular performance descriptors to clinical and hemodynamic findings and to prognosis in medically and surgically treated patients. Circulation 73:900-912, 1986

43. Devereux RB, Kramer-Fox R, Brown WT, Shear MK, Hartman N, Kligfield P, Lutas EM, Spitzer MC, Litwin SD: Relation between clinical features of the mitral prolapse syndrome and echocardiographically documented mitral valve prolapse. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 8:763-772, 1986

44. Kligfield P, Okin PM, Ameisen O, Borer JS: Evaluation of coronary artery disease by an improved method of exercise electrocardiography: The ST/HR slope. American Heart Journal 112:589-598, 1986

45. Devereux RB, Casale PN, Kligfield P, Eisenberg RR, Miller D, Campo E, Alonso DR: Performance of primary and derived M-mode echocardiographic measurements for detection of left ventricular hypertrophy in necropsied subjects and in patients with systemic hypertension, mitral regurgitation and dilated cardiomyopathy. American Journal of Cardiology 57:1388-1393, 1986

46. Okin PM, Ameisen O, Kligfield P: A modified treadmill exercise protocol for computer-assisted analysis of the ST segment/heart rate slope: Methods and reproducibility. Journal of Electrocardiology 19:311-318, 1986

47. Miller DH, Kligfield P, Schreiber TL, Borer JS: The relationship of prior myocardial infarction to false-positive electrocardiographic diagnosis of acute injury in patients with chest pain. Archives of Internal Medicine 147:257-261, 1987

48. Devereux RB, Casale PN, Wallerson DC, Kligfield P, Liebson PR, Campo E, Alonso DR, Laragh JH: Cost-effectiveness of echocardiography and electrocardiography for detection of left ventricular hypertrophy in patients with systemic hypertension. Hypertension 9 (Suppl II):II-69-II-76, 1987

49. Casale PN, Devereux RB, Alonso DR, Campo E, Kligfield P: Improved sex-specific criteria of left ventricular hypertrophy for clinical and computer electrocardiogram interpretation: Necropsy validation. Circulation 75:565-572, 1987

50. Roman MJ, Kligfield P, Devereux RB, Niles NW, Hochreiter C, Halle C, Sato N, Borer JS: Geometric and functional correlates of electrocardiographic repolarization and voltage in aortic regurgitation. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 9:500-508, 1987

51. Kligfield P, Ameisen O, Okin PM, Niles NW, Hochreiter C, Roman MJ, Sato N, Devereux RB, Borer JS: Relationship of the electrocardiograhic response to exercise to geometric and functional findings in aortic regurgitation. American Heart Journal 113:1097-1102, 1987

52. Kligfield P, Levy D, Devereux RB, Savage DD: Arrhythmias and sudden death in mitral valve prolapse. American Heart Journal 113:1298-1307, 1987

53. Devereux RB, Kramer-Fox R, Shear MK, Kligfield P, Pini R, Savage DD: Diagnosis and classification of severity of mitral valve prolapse: Methodologic, biologic, and prognostic considerations. American Heart Journal 113:1265-1280, 1987

54. Shear MK, Kligfield P, Devereux RB, Harshfield G, Polan J, Frances A, Mann J, Pickering TG: Cardiac rate and rhythm in panic disorder patients. American Journal of Psychiatry 144:633-637, 1987

55. Okin PM, Ameisen O, Kligfield P: Detection of anatomically severe coronary artery disease by the ST/HR slope. Chest 91:584-587, 1987

56. Roman MJ, Devereux RB, Niles NW, Hochreiter C, Kligfield P, Sato N, Spitzer MC, Borer JS: Aortic root dilatation as a cause of isolated, severe aortic regurgitation: Prevalence, clinical and echocardiographic patterns, and relation to left ventricular hypertrophy and function. Annals of Internal Medicine 106:800-807, 1987

57. Kligfield P, Hochreiter C, Niles N, Devereux RB, Borer JS: Relation of sudden death in pure mitral regurgitation, with and without mitral valve prolapse, to repetitive ventricular arrhythmias and right and left ventricular ejection fractions. American Journal of Cardiology 60: 397-399, 1987

58. Kligfield P, Ameisen O, Okin PM, Borer JS: Evaluation of the exercise electrocardiogram by the ST segment/heart rate slope. Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine 63:480-492, 1987

59. Kligfield P, Ameisen O, Okin PM: Relation of the exercise ST/HR slope to simple heart rate adjustment of ST segment depression. Journal of Electrocardiology 20 (suppl):135-140, 1987

60. Furer J, Hochreiter C, Niles NW, Devereux RB, Kligfield P, Pazer D, Sato N, Borer JS: Prediction of symptom status following mitral valve replacement for mitral regurgitation by preoperative echocardiographic measurement of the end-systolic stress to end-systolic volume ratio. American Journal of Noninvasive Cardiology 1:321-328, 1987.

61. Lange HW, Ameisen O, Mack R, Moses JW, Kligfield P: Prevalence and clinical correlates of non-Wenckebach, narrow complex second-degree atrioventricular block detected by ambulatory electrocardiography. American Heart Journal 115:114-120, 1988

62. Peller OG, Moses JW, Kligfield P: Exercise induced atrioventricular block: A report of three cases. American Heart Journal 115:1315-1317, 1988

63. Okin PM, Kligfield P, Ameisen O, Goldberg HL, Borer JS: Identification of anatomically extensive coronary artery disease by the exercise electrocardiographic ST/HR slope. American Heart Journal 115:1002-1013, 1988

64. Pini R, Devereux RB, Greppi B, Roman MJ, Hochreiter C, Kramer-Fox R, Niles NW, Kligfield P, Erlebacher JA, Borer JS: Comparison of mitral valve dimensions and motion in mitral valve prolapse with severe mitral regurgitation to uncomplicated mitral valve prolapse and to mitral regurgitation without mitral valve prolapse. American Journal of Cardiology 62:257-263, 1988

65. Kligfield P, Okin PM, Stumpf T, Zachman D: Computer-based ST/HR slope calculation on Marquette CASE 12: Development and technical considerations. Journal of Electrocardiology 21:S134-138, 1988

66. Okin PM, Kligfield P, Milner M, Goldstein SA, Lindsay J: Heart rate adjustment of ST segment depression for reduction of false positive electrocardiographic responses to exercise in asymptomatic men being screened for coronary artery disease. American Journal of Cardiology 62:1043-1047, 1988

67. Kligfield P, Ameisen O, Okin PM: Heart rate adjustment of ST segment depression for improved detection of coronary artery disease. Circulation 79:245-255, 1989

68. Okin PM, Kligfield P: Effect of exercise protocol and monitored leads on the accuracy of heart rate adjusted indices of ST segment depression for detection of three-vessel coronary artery disease. Journal of Electrocardiology 22:187-194, 1989

69. Devereux RB, Kramer-Fox R, Kligfield P: Mitral valve prolapse: etiology, clinical manifestations, and management. Annals of Internal Medicine 111:305-317, 1989

70. Roman MJ, Klein L, Niles W, Hochreiter C, Kligfield P, Borer JS: Reversal of left ventricular dilatation, hypertrophy and contractile dysfunction by valve replacement in aortic regurgitation. American Heart Journal 118:553-563, 1989

71. Okin PM, Ameisen O, Kligfield P: Recovery phase patterns of ST segment depression in the heart rate domain: identification of coronary artery disease by the rate-recovery loop. Circulation 80:533-541, 1989

72. Okin PM, Kligfield P: Computer-based implementation of the ST segment/heart rate slope. American Journal of Cardiology 64:926-930, 1989

73. Farb A, Devereux RB, Kligfield P: Day-to-day variability of voltage measurements used in electrocardiographic criteria for left ventricular hypertrophy. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 15:618-623, 1990

74. Niles N, Borer JS, Kamen M, Hochreiter C, Devereux RB, Kligfield P: Pre-operative left and right ventricular performance in combined aortic and mitral regurgitation: comparison with isolated aortic or mitral regurgitation. American Journal of Cardiology 65:1372-1378, 1990

75. Kligfield P, Stein KM, Herrold EM: Computer assisted analysis of Holter recordings. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 601:353-369, 1990

76. Stein KM, Kligfield P: Fractal clustering of ventricular ectopy in dilated cardiomyopathy. American Journal of Cardiology 65:1512-1515, 1990

77. Okin PM, Chen J, Kligfield P: Effect of baseline ST segment elevation on test performance of standard and heart rate adjusted ST segment depression criteria. American Heart Journal 119:1280-1286, 1990

78. Stein KM, Haronian H, Mensah GA, Acosta A, Jacobs J, Kligfield P: Ventricular tachycardia and torsade de pointes complicating pentamidine therapy of pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. American Journal of Cardiology 66:888-889, 1990

79. Stein KM, Kligfield P: Application of fractal geometry to the analysis of ventricular premature contractions. Journal of Electrocardiology 23 (Suppl):82-94, 1990

80. Tamari I, Borer JS, Niles N, Hochreiter C, Kligfield P, Devereux R, Szulc M: ECG R-wave amplitude changes during exercise: relation to left ventricular volume change. American Journal of Noninvasive Cardiology 5:143-148, 1991

81. Okin PM, Anderson KM, Levy D, Kligfield P: Heart rate adjustment of exercise-induced ST segment depression: improved risk stratification in the Framingham offspring study. Circulation 83:866-874, 1991

82. Kupfer JM, Kligfield P: A generalized description of Wenckebach behavior with analysis of determinants of ventricular cycle-length variation during ambulatory electrocardiography. American Journal of Cardiology 67:481-486, 1991

83. Okin PM, Bergman G, Kligfield P: Effect of ST segment measurement point on performance of standard and heart rate adjusted ST segment criteria for the identification of coronary artery disease. Circulation 84:57-66, 1991

84. Borer JS, Herrold E, Hochreiter C, Roman M, Supino P, Devereux RB, Kligfield P, Nawaz H: Natural history of left ventricular performance at rest and during exercise after aortic valve replacement for aortic regurgitation. Circulation 84 (Suppl III):III 133-139, 1991

85. Okin PM, Bergman G, Kligfield P: Heart rate adjustment of the time-voltage ST segment integral: Identification of coronary disease and relationship to standard and heart rate adjusted ST segment depression criteria. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 18:1487-1492, 1991

86. Stein KM, Fenton C, Lehany AM, Okin PM, Kligfield P: Incidence of QT prolongation during pentamidine therapy of pneumocystis carinii pneumonia. American Journal of Cardiology 68:1091-1094, 1991

87. Okin PM, Kligfield P: Effect of precision of ST segment measurement on identification and quantification of coronary artery disease by the ST/HR index. Journal of Electrocardiology 24 (Suppl):62-67, 1991

88. Stein KM, Kligfield P: The fractal rhythms of the heart. Journal of Electrocardiology 24 (Suppl):72-76, 1991

89. Okin PM, Kligfield P: Identifying coronary artery disease in women by heart rate adjustment of ST segment depression and improved performance on linear regression over simple averaging method and comparison with standard criteria. American Journal of Cardiology 69:297-302, 1992

90. Okin PM, Donnelly TM, Parker TS, Wallerson DC, Magid NM, Kligfield P: High frequency analysis of the signal-averaged electrocardiogram: correlation with left ventricular mass in rabbits. Journal of Electrocardiology 25:111-118, 1992

91. Lee DK, Marantz PR, Devereux RB, Kligfield P, Alderman MH: Left ventricular hypertrophy in black and white hypertensives: standard electrocardiographic criteria overestimate racial differences in prevalence. Journal of the American Medical Association 267:3294-3299, 1992

92. Molloy TJ, Okin PM, Devereux RB, Kligfield P: Electrocardiographic detection of left ventricular hypertrophy by the simple QRS voltage-duration product. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 20:1180-1186, 1992

93. Stein KM, Karagounis LA, Anderson JL, Kligfield P: Day-to-day reproducibility and deviations from uniformity of two fractal measures of VPC clustering in patients with life threatening ventricular arrhythmias. IEEE Proceedings, Computers in Cardiology 1992:239-242

94. Okin PM, Kligfield P: Effect of measurement interval on performance of the ST integral for the identification of three-vessel coronary disease. Journal of Electrocardiology 25 (Suppl):35-39, 1993

95. Stein KM, Borer JS, Hochreiter C, Kligfield P: Fractal clustering of ventricular ectopy and sudden death in mitral regurgitation. Journal of Electrocardiology 25 (Suppl):178-181, 1993

96. Singh RG, Kassir M, Roistacher N, Lerman BB, Kligfield P: Acceleration of atrioventricular conduction during corticosteroid therapy. American Heart Journal 125:1432-1434, 1993

97. Kligfield P, Okin PM, Goldberg HL: Value and limitations of heart rate adjusted ST segment depression criteria for the identification of anatomically severe coronary obstruction: Test performance in relation to method of rate correction, definition of extent of disease, and beta-blockade. American Heart Journal 125:1262-1268, 1993

98. Devereux RB, Koren MJ, De Simone G, Okin PM, Kligfield P: Methods for detection of left ventricular hypertrophy: application to hypertensive heart disease. European Heart Journal 14 (Suppl D):8-15, 1993

99. Okin PM, Bergman G, Kligfield P: Measurement variables for optimal performance of the ST integral. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 22:168-174, 1993

100. Stein KM, Borer JS, Hochreiter C, Okin PM, Herrold EM, Devereux RB, Kligfield P: Prognostic value and physiologic correlates of heart rate variability in chronic severe mitral regurgitation. Circulation 88:127-135, 1993

101. Okin PM, Kligfield P: Limited diagnostic value of R-wave amplitude changes with exercise for assessment of the presence and severity of coronary disease. Cardiovasc Reviews & Reports 15 (2):11-17, 1994

102. Okin PM, Kligfield P: Population selection and performance of the exercise electrocardiogram for the identification of coronary artery disease. American Heart Journal 127:296-304, 1994

103. Devereux RB, Kramer-Fox R, Shear MK, Kligfield P: Relation of panic attacks and midsystolic murmurs to over-diagnosis of mitral valve prolapse. Cardiovasc Reviews & Reports 15 (4):11-15, 1994

104. Okin PM, Kligfield P: Solid angle theory and heart rate adjustment of ST segment depression for the identification and quantification of coronary artery disease. American Heart Journal 127:658-667, 1994

105. Okin PM, Roman MJ, Devereux RB, Borer JS, Kligfield P: Electrocardiographic diagnosis of left ventricular hypertrophy by the time-voltage integral of the QRS. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 23:133-140, 1994

106. Lax KG, Okin PM, Kligfield P: Electrocardiographic repolarization measurements at rest and during exercise in normal subjects and in patients with coronary artery disease. American Heart Journal 128:271-280, 1994

107. Stein K, Borer JS, Hochreiter C, Herrold EM, Kligfield P: Variability of the ventricular response in atrial fibrillation and prognosis in chronic non-ischemic mitral regurgitation. The American Journal of Cardiology 74:906-911, 1994

108. Freed LA, Stein KM, Gordon M, Urban M, Kligfield P: Reproducibility of power spectral measures of heart rate variability obtained from short-term sampling periods. American Journal of Cardiology 74:972-973, 1994

109. Rosen SE, Borer JS, Hochreiter C, Supino P, Roman MJ, Devereux RB, Kligfield P, Bucek J. Natural history of the asymptomatic/minimally symptomatic patient with severe mitral regurgitation secondary to mitral valve prolapse and normal right and left ventricular performance. American Journal of Cardiology 74:374-380, 1994

110. Kligfield P, Hochreiter C, Okin PM, Borer JS: Transient loss of complete bundle branch block patterns during exercise. American Journal of Cardiology 75;523-525, 1995

111. Okin PM, Stein KM, Lippman N, Lerman BB, Kligfield P: Performance of the signal-averaged electrocardiogram: relationship to QRS duration. American Heart Journal 129:932-940, 1995

112. Okin PM, Roman MJ, Devereux RB, Kligfield P: Electrocardiographic identification of increased left ventricular mass by simple voltage duration products. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 25:417-423, 1995

113. Okin PM, Roman MJ, Devereux RB, Kligfield P: Gender differences and the electrocardiogram in left ventricular hypertrophy. Hypertension 25:242-249, 1995

114. Stein KM, Karagounis LA, Anderson JL, Kligfield P, Lerman BB: Fractal clustering of ventricular ectopy correlates with sympathetic tone preceding ectopic beats. Circulation 91:722-727, 1995   

115. Okin PM, Kligfield P. Heart rate adjustment of ST depression and performance of the exercise electrocardiogram: a critical evaluation. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 25:1726-1735, 1995

116. Okin PM, Kligfield P: Gender-specific criteria and performance of the exercise electrocardiogram. Circulation 92;1209-1216, 1995

117. Kligfield P, Lax KG, Okin PM. QTc behavior during treadmill exercise as a function of the underlying QT- heart rate relationship. Journal of Electrocardiology 28(Suppl): 206-210, 1995

118. MacKenzie CR, Okin P, Charlson M, Kligfield P. Relationship of pre- and intraoperative Holter monitoring to postoperative cardiac complications in patients with hypertension or diabetes. Cardiovascular Reviews and Reports 16:8-20, 1995

119. Chen J, Okin PM, Roman MJ, Hochreiter C, Devereux RB, Borer JS, Kligfield P. Combined rest and exercise electrocardiographic repolarization findings in relation to structural and functional abnormalities in asymptomatic aortic regurgitation. American Heart Journal 132:343-347, 1996

120. Okin PM, Grandits G, Rautaharju PM, Prineas RJ, Cohen JD, Crow RS, Kligfield P. Prognostic value of heart rate adjustment of exercise-induced ST segment depression in the Multiple Risk Factor Intervention Trial. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 27:1437-1443, 1996

121. Wenger W, Kligfield P. Variability of precordial electrode placement during routine electrocardiography. Journal of Electrocardiology 29:179-184, 1996

122. Kroll DJ, Freed LA, Stein KM, Borer JS, Kligfield P. Rhythm annotation and interobserver reproducibility of measures of heart rate variability. American Journal of Cardiology 78:1055-1057, 1996

123. Kligfield P, Lax KG, Okin PM. The QT interval- heart rate relationship during exercise in normal men and women: definition by linear regression analysis. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 28:1547-1555, 1996

124. Okin PM, Lauer MS, Kligfield P. Chronotropic response to exercise: improved performance of ST segment depression criteria after adjustment for heart rate reserve. Circulation 94:3226-3231, 1996

125. Okin PM, Roman MJ, Devereux RB, Kligfield P. ECG identification of left ventricular hypertrophy: relationship of test performance to body habitus. Journal of Electrocardiology 29 (Suppl):256-261, 1996

126. Freed LA, Stein KM, Borer JS, Hochreiter C, Supino P, Devereux RB, Roman MJ, Kligfield P. Relation of ultra-low frequency heart rate variability to the clinical course of chronic aortic regurgitation. American Journal of Cardiology 79:1482-1487, 1997

127. Okin PM, Prineas RJ, Grandits G, Rautaharju PM, Cohen JD, Crow RS, Kligfield P. Heart rate adjustment of exercise-induced ST-segment depression identifies men who benefit from a risk factor reduction program. Circulation 96:2899-2904, 1997

128. Lee KW, Okin PM, Kligfield P, Stein KM, Lerman BB. Precordial QT dispersion and inducible ventricular tachycardia. American Heart Journal 134:1005-1013, 1997

129. Okin PM, Roman MJ, Devereux RB, Pickering TG, Borer JS, Kligfield P. Time-voltage QRS area of the 12-lead electrocardiogram: deterction of left ventricular hypertrophy. Hypertension 31:937-942, 1998.

130. Borer JS, Hochreiter C, Herrold EMcM, Supino P, Aschermann M, Wencker D, Devereux RB, Roman MJ, Szulc M, Kligfield P, Isom OW. Prediction of indications for valve replacement among asymptomatic or minimally symptomatic patients with chronic aortic regurgitation and normal left ventricular performance. Circulation 97:525-534, 1998

131. Lee KW, Kligfield P, Okin PM, Dower GE. Determinants of precordial QT dispersion in normal subjects. Journal of Electrocardiology 31 (Suppl):128-133, 1998

132. Chai A, McCormick A, Jacobson A, Kligfield P. Effects of cardiac rehabilitation on the exercise performance of men and women in the fourth through the ninth decades. Cardiovascular Reviews and Reports 20:376-380,1999

133. Rosengart TK, Lee LY, Patel SR, Sanborn TA, Parikh M, Bergman GW, Hachamovitch R, Szulc M, Kligfield PD, Okin PM, Hahn RT, Devereux RB, Post MR, Hackett NR, Foster T, Grasso TM, Lesser ML, Isom OW, Crystal RG. Angiogenesis gene therapy: phase I assessment of direct intramyocardial administration of an adenovirus vector expressing VEGF121 cDNA to individuals with clinically significant severe coronary artery disease. Circulation 100:468-74, 1999

134. Rosengart TK, Lee LY, ???????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????a MF, Finnin EB, Hachamovitch R, Szulc M, Kligfield PD, Okin PM, Isom OW, Rosengart TK. Transmyocardial laser revascularization with excimer laser: clinical results at 1 year. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 70:498-503,2000

139. Urban MK, Markowitz SM, Gordon MA, Urquhart BL, Kligfield P. Postoperative prophylactic administration of beta-adrenergic blockers in patients at risk for myocardial infarction. Anesthesia & Analgesia 90:1257-1261, 2000

140. Wencker D, Borer JS, Hochreiter C, Devereux RB, Roman MJ, Kligfield P, Supino P, Krieger K, Isom OW. Preoperative predictors of late postoperative outcome among patients with nonischemic mitral regurgitation with #145;high risk#146; descriptors and comparison with unoperated patients. Cardiology 93:37-42, 2000

141. Lee KW, Kligfield P, Dower GE, Okin PM. QT dispersion, T wave projection, and heterogeneity of repolarization in patients with coronary disease. American Journal of Cardiology 87:148-151, 2001

142. Hao SC, Okin PM, Kligfield P. Spontaneous interpolated atrial premature complex detected by 12-lead ambulatory monitoring. American Journal of Cardiology 88:199-200, 2001

143. Hao SC, Chai A, Kligfield P. Heart rate recovery response to symptom-limited exercise after cardiac rehabilitation in patients with coronary disease with and without recent events. American Journal of Cardiology 90:763-765, 2002.

144. Kligfield P, McCormick A, Chai A, Jacobson A, Feuerstadt P, Hao SC. Effect of age and sex on heart rate recovery after submaximal exercise during cardiac rehabilitation in patients with angina pectoris, after acute myocardial infarction, or after coronary bypass surgery. American Journal of Cardiology 92:601-603, 2003.

145. Kligfield P, Badilini F, Brown B, Helfenbein E, Kohls M. The ISCE genome challenge: a 2004 progress report. Journal of Electrocardiology 37 Suppl: 144-148, 2004

146. Poon K, Okin PM, Kligfield P. Diagnostic performance of a computer-based ECG rhythm algorithm. Journal of Electrocardiography 38:235-238, 2005

147. Chai A, Feuerstadt P, Kligfield P. Incremental improvement in submaximal effort capacity during the third month of cardiac rehabilitation. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation 25:210-214, 2005

148. Supino PG, Borer JS, Herrold EM, Hochreiter CA, Preibisz J, Schuleri K, Roman MJ, Kligfield P. Prognostic impact of systolic hypertension on asymptomatic patients with chronic severe aortic regurgitation and initially normal left ventricular performance at rest. American Journal of Cardiology 96:964-70, 2005

149. Michaels AD, Raisinghani A, Soran O, de Lame P-A, Lemaire ML, Kligfield P, Watson DD, Conti CR, Beller G. The effects of enhanced external counterpulsation of myocardial perfusion in patients with stable angina: a multicenter radionuclide study. American Heart Journal 150:1066-1073, 2005

150. Weinsaft JW, Wong FJ, Walden J, Szulc M, Okin PM, Kligfield P. Anatomic distribution of myocardial ischemia as a determinant of exercise-induced ST segment depression. American Journal of Cardiology 96:1356-1360, 2005

151. Krauser D, Segal AZ, Kligfield P. Severe ataxia caused by amiodarone. American Journal of Cardiology 96:1463-1464, 2005

152. Mochari HY, Lee JWR, Kligfield P, Mosca L. Ethnic differences in barriers and referral to cardiac rehabilitation among women hospitalized with coronary heart disease. Preventive Cardiology 9:8-13, 2006

153. Chan PG, Logue M, Kligfield P. Effect of right bundle branch block on electrocardiographic amplitudes, including combined voltage criteria used for the detection of left ventricular hypertrophy. Annals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology 11:232-236, 2006

154. Kligfield P, Hancock EW, Helfenbein ED, Dawson EJ, Cook MA, Lindauer JM, Zhou SH, Xue J. Relation of QT interval measurements to evolving automated algorithms from different manufacturers of electrocardiographs. American Journal of Cardiology 98;88-92, 2006

155. Kligfield P, Okin P. Prevalence and clinical implications of improper filter settings in routine electrocardiography. American Journal of Cardiology 99:711-713, 2007

156. Kligfield P, Tyl B, Maarek M, Maison-Blanche PMB. Magnitude, mechanism, and reproducibility of QT interval differences between superimposed global and individual lead ECG complexes. Annals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology 12:1-8, 2007

157. Feuerstadt P, Chai A, Kligfield P. Submaximal effort capacity as a predictor of all-cause mortality in patients undergoing cardiac rehabilitation. Clinical Cardiology 30:234-238, 2007

 

Publications: Books, Book Chapters, Reviews, Editorials, Letters

Bl. Kligfield P: The role of coronary artery spasm: A review. In, New Concepts in Ischemic Heart Disease, New York, Science and Medicine Publishing Co., 1979

B2. Kligfield P: Coronary artery spasm: New life for an old theory. Emergency Medicine 12:56-64, 1980

B3. Kligfield P: Bedside maneuvers to aid cardiac diagnosis. In: Cardiology Reference Book, New York, Science and Medicine Publishing Co., 1980

B4. Kligfield P: Calcium antagonists and cardiovascular disease. In: Advances in the Management of Cardiovascular Diseases. Vol 2. ed. W. T. Foley, Chicago: Year Book, 1981, pp 153-163

B5. Kligfield P, Borer JS: Recognizing and treating IHSS: Avoiding the pitfalls. Drug Therapy 7:55-65, 1982

B6. Kligfield P: When should you order coronary angiography? Diagnosis 4:22-27, 1982

B7. Kligfield P: The expanding spectrum of ischemic heart disease. New York: Science & Medicine, 1982

B8. Kligfield P: The physiology and pharmacology of the calcium blocking drugs. Primary Cardiology, Supplement 2:40-49, 1983

B9. Devereux RB, Casale PN, Eisenberg RR, Kligfield P: Electrocardiographic detection of left ventricular hypertrophy: Analysis of criteria using echocardiographic and autopsy data bases. In: Computerized Interpretation of the Electrocardiogram, vol. 7, New York: Engineering Foundation, 1983

B10. Kligfield P: Non-invasive cardiovascular techniques: Important tools in modern cardiology (editorial). Drug Therapy 13:62-64, 1983

B11. Kligfield P (ed): Cardiology Reference Book, edition 2. New York: CoMedica, 1984.

B12. Kligfield P, Okin P, Devereux RB, Goldberg H, Borer JS: Ejection time and heart rate in aortic stenosis (reply to letter). Journal of the American College of Cardiology 3:1581, 1984

B13. Kligfield P, Casale PN, Eisenberg RR, Devereux RB: Toward improved electrocardiographic recognition of left ventricular hypertrophy. In: Computerized Interpretation of the Electrocardiogram, vol IX, New York: Engineering Foundation, 1984

B14. Kligfield P, Okin PM, Ameisen O, Borer JS: Anatomic and functional correlates of the ST/HR slope. In: Computerized Interpretation of the Electrocardiogram, vol X, NewYork: Engineering Foundation, 1985

B15. Kligfield P, Ameisen O, Okin PM, Devereux RB, Borer JS: ST-segment depression and heart rate during exercise: The ST/HR slope in diagnosis. Cardiology Board Review 3:79-85, 1986

B16. Kligfield P, Okin PM, Ameisen O, Borer JS: Lead specificity of the maximum ST/heart rate slope response (letter). British Heart Journal 55:529, 1986

B17. Kligfield P: A new method of interpretation of exercise electrocardiography for the detection and evaluation of coronary artery disease. New Directions in Medicine 1:15-31, 1986

B18. Okin PM, Ameisen O, Goldberg H, Borer JS, Kligfield P: Prospective evaluation of the ST/HR slope for the identification of anatomically and functionally severe coronary artery disease. In: Computerized Interpretation of the Electrocardiogram, Vol XI. New York: Engineering Foundation, 1986

B19. Devereux RB, Casale PN, Roman MJ, Kligfield P: Electrocardiographic detection of concentric and eccentric left ventricular hypertrophy. In: Computerized Interpretation of the Electrocardiogram, Vol XI. New York: Engineering Foundation, 1986

B20. Bailey JJ, Kligfield P (eds): Proceedings of the Engineering Foundation Conference Computerized Interpretation of the Electrocardiogram XII. Journal of Electrocardiology 20 (Suppl):1-170, 1987

B21. Kligfield P, Ameisen O, Okin PM, Niles NW, Hochreiter C, Roman MJ, Devereux RB, Borer JS: The electrocardiographic response to exercise in aortic regurgitation. Cardiology Board Review 5:116-124, 1988

B22. Boudoulas H, Kligfield P, Wooley CF: Sudden death and mitral valve prolapse. In: Mitral Valve Prolapse and the Mitral Valve Prolapse Syndrome. Eds. H. Boudoulas and C.F. Wooley. New York: Futura, 1988

B23. Roman MJ, Devereux RB, Niles NW, Hochreiter C, Kligfield P, Sato N, Spitzer MC, Borer JS: Aortic root dilatation and aortic regurgitation. Cardiology Board Review 5:145-156, 1988

B24. Kligfield P: Exercise testing: Uses, limitations, and improved accuracy in coronary artery disease. Illustrated Medicine 3:2-16, 1988

B25. Kligfield P, Bailey JJ (eds): Proceedings of the Engineering Foundation Conference Computerized Interpretation of the Electrocardiogram XIII. Journal of Electrocardiology 21 (Suppl):S1-S196, 1988

B26. Kligfield P: Ambulatory electrocardiographic monitoring: Methods and applications. In: Handbook of Methods and Measurement in Cardiovascular Behavioral Medicine. Ed. N. Schneiderman. New York: Plenum Press, 1989

B27. Kligfield P: Ventricular premature contractions of uncertain import. Management Options in Cardiology 1:2-11, 1989

B28. Peller O, Kligfield P: Exercise-induced AV block (reply to letter). American Heart Journal 117:1408-1409, 1989

B29. Kligfield P, Bailey JJ (eds): Proceedings of the Engineering Foundation Conference Computerized Interpretation of the Electrocardiogram XIV. Journal of Electrocardiology 22 (Suppl):1-267, 1989.

B30. Kligfield P: Sudden death in noncoronary heart disease. In: The Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death. Eds. J. Kostis and M. Sanders. New York: Alan R. Liss, 1990, pp 43-81.

B31. Kligfield P, Devereux RB: Is the patient with mitral valve prolapse at high risk for sudden death identifiable? In: Dilemmas in Clinical Cardiology (Cardiovascular Clinics). Ed. M.D. Cheitlin. Philadelphia: F.A. Davis, 1990, pp 143-157

B32. Kligfield P, Okin PM: The academic life of a noninvasive test (letter). Circulation 82:2284-2285, 1990

B33. Kligfield P, Bailey JJ (eds): Proceedings of the 15th Annual ISCE Conference Computer Applications in Electrocardiology. Journal of Electrocardiology 23 (Suppl):1-220, 1990

B34. Kligfield P: The tilt table for the investigation of syncope. There is nothing simple about fainting (editorial). Journal of the American College of Cardiology 17:131-132, 1991

B35. Okin PM, Anderson KM, Levy D, Kligfield P: Better prediction of cardiac events from the heart rate-adjusted exercise electrocardiogram. Cardiology Board Review 8:56-66, 1991

B36. Kligfield P, Kupfer JM: Quantitative analysis of Wenckebach periodicity (reply to letter). American Journal of Cardiology 68:835-836, 1991

B37. Kligfield P, Bailey JJ (eds): Proceedings of the 16th Annual ISCE Conference Computer Applications in Electrocardiology. Journal of Electrocardiology 24 (Suppl):1-210, 1992

B38. Kligfield P, Okin PM: Heart rate adjustment of ST segment depression: is the glass half empty or half full? (editorial). Journal of the American College of Cardiology 19:19-20, 1992

B39. Devereux RB, Kligfield P: Mitral valve prolapse. In: Conn's Current Therapy, Ed. R.E. Rakel. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders, 1992, pp 237-242

B40. Kligfield P: Commentary on ACC/AHA guidelines for electrocardiography. Abstracts of Clinical Care Guidelines 4(3):10, 1992

B41. Kligfield P, Bailey JJ (eds): Proceedings of the 17th Annual ISCE Conference Research and Applications in Computerized Electrocardiology. Journal of Electrocardiology 25 (Suppl):1-246, 1993

B42. Kligfield P, Okin PM, Goldberg HL: Relative merits of various ST-segment measurement methods for identifying severe coronary artery obstruction. Cardiology Board Review 11:54-60, 1994

B43. Kligfield P, Okin PM: Evolution of the exercise electrocardiogram (editorial). American Journal of Cardiology 73:1209-1210, 1994

B44. Okin PM, Kligfield P: On the matter of method in exercise testing (editorial). American Heart Journal 127:1673-1676, 1994

B45. Devereux RB, Roman MJ, Ganau A, deSimone G, Okin PM, Kligfield P: Cardiac and arterial hypertrophy and atherosclerosis in hypertension. Hypertension 23:802-809, 1994

B46. Kligfield P, Okin PM: Linearity of the ST segment relationship to heart rate during exercise in coronary artery disease and in normal subjects. Japan Heart Journal 35(Suppl): 109-110, 1994

B47. Kligfield P, Devereux RB: Arrhythmia in mitral valve prolapse. In: Cardiac Arrhythmia: Mechanism, Diagnosis and Management, Eds. P. Podrid and P. Kowey. Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins, 1995, pp. 1253-1266

B48. Kligfield P: Primary angioplasty for acute myocardial infarction: an introductory overview (editorial). British Heart Journal 73:403, 1995

B49. Kligfield P, Lax K, Okin P: Exercise repolarization (reply to letter). American Heart Journal 129:1225, 1995

B50. Borer JS, Kligfield P. Aortic regurgitation: making management decisions. ACC Current Journal Review 4:30-32, 1995

B51. Kligfield P. Progress in exercise electrocardiography (editorial). European Heart Journal 17:655-657, 1996

B52. Okin PM, Lauer MS, Kligfield P. Adjusting ST-segment/heart rate exercise values to better diagnose coronary artery disease. Cardiology Review 14:40-46, 1997

B53. Kligfield P. Braunwald E., ed. Heart disease: A textbook of cardiovascular medicine, fifth edition (book review). Clinical Cardiology 21:147-148, 1998

B54. Kligfield P. Rehabilitation of the exercise electrocardiogram (editorial). Annals of Internal Medicine 128:1035-1037, 1998

B55. Kligfield P, Okin PM. Dynamic QT dispersion during exercise (letter to editor). American Heart Journal 136:750, 1998

B56. Fletcher G, Flipse T, Kligfield P, Malouf J. Current Status of ECG Stress Testing. Problems in Clinical Cardiology 23:353-428, 1998

B57. Kligfield P. Cardiac rehabilitation. Cardiovascular Reviews and Reports 20:170-179, 1999

B58. Kligfield P. Diagnostic power of the electrocardiogram (letter to editor). American Journal of Cardiology 83:1593-1594, 1999

B59. Kligfield P, Lee KW, Okin PM. QT dispersion in unipolar precordial leads. International Journal of Bioelectromagnetism 2:22-26, 2000

B60. Kligfield P, Okin PM. Heart rate adjustment of ST depression and performance of the exercise ECG. International Journal of Bioelectromagnetism 2:53-57, 2000

B61. Kligfield P. ST segment analysis during exercise stress testing. In: Noninvasive Electrocardiology in Practice, Eds. Zareba W, Maison-Blanche P, Locati EH. Armonk, New York: Futura, 2001, pp. 227-256.

B62. Kligfield P, Devereux RB. Arrhythmias in mitral valve disease. In: Cardiac Arrhythmia: Mechanisms, Diagnosis, and Treatment, edition 2. Ed. Podrid PJ, Kowey PR. Philadelphia etc: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins 2001, pp. 889-906.

B63. Kligfield P. Value and limitations of 12-lead ECG monitoring. Datex-Ohmeda Clinical Window Web Journal, September, 2001 (http://www.datex-engstrom.com/clinical/index.htm).

 

B64. Kligfield P, Okin PM. Heart rate adjustment of ST segment depression during exercise testing: the ST/HR index. In: Exercise Testing: New Concepts for the New Century. Ellestad M, Amsterdam E, editors. Boston, etc: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002. pp. 25-35.

B65. Kligfield P. Risk stratification: ECG stress testing. Chapter 4 module, ACCSAP V, American College of Cardiology, 2002; revised ACCSAP VI, 2006.

B66. Kligfield P, Okin PM, Lee KW, Dower GE. Significance of QT dispersion (letter). American Journal of Cardiology 91:1291, 2003.

B67. Kligfield P. QT analysis: problems and prospects. International Journal of Bioelectromagnetism 5:205-206, 2003. Also on web at www.tut.fi/jbem.

B68. Kligfield P. Overview of the ISCE ECG #147;Genome Project.#148; Journal of Electrocardiology 38 (Suppl): 163-165, 2003

B69. Kligfield P, Okin PM. QT dynamics during exercise. In: Dynamic Electrocardiography. Ed. Malik MM, Camm AJ. Butterworth (Futura), 2004, pp. 371-379

B70. Kaplan JM, Okin PM, Kligfield P. The diagnostic value of heart rate during exercise electrocardiography. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation 25:127-134, 2005

B71. Kligfield P. Automated analysis of ECG rhythm. Clinical Window Web Journal. September 2005. www.clinicalwindow.net

B72. Kligfield P. Rethinking page charges (editorial). Journal of Electrocardiology 38:296-298, 2005

B73. Lauer M, Froelicher ES, Williams M, Kligfield P. Exercise testing in asymptomatic adults. A statement for professionals from the American Heart Association Council on Clinical Cardiology, Subcommittee on Exercise, Cardiac Rehabilitation, and Prevention. (e-pub ahead of print 2005 Jul 5) Circulation 112:771-775, 2005.

B74. Kligfield P. Rethinking the exercise electrocardiogram (editorial). Annals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology 11:99-101, 2006

B75. Wagner G, Lim T, Gettes L, Gorgels A, Josephson M, Wellens H, Anderson S, Childers R, Clemmensen P, Kligfield P, Macfarlane P, Pahlm O, Selvester R. Consideration of pitfalls in and omissions from the current ECG standards for diagnosis of myocardial ischemia/infarction in patients who have acute coronary syndromes. Cardiol Clinics 24:331-42, 2006

B76. Kligfield P, Lauer M. Exercise electrocardiogram testing: beyond the ST segment. Circulation 114:2070-2082, 2006

B77. Kligfield P. Electrocardiography in the 21st century: The Pierre Rijlant lecture, 2006. Journal of Electrocardiology 40:S3-S6, 2007

B78. Kligfield P, Gettes LS, Bailey JJ, Childers R, Deal BJ, Hancock EW, van Herpen G, Kors JA, Macfarlane P, Mirvis DM, Pahlm O, Rautaharju P, Wagner GS; American Heart Association Electrocardiography and Arrhythmias Committee, Council on Clinical Cardiology; American College of Cardiology Foundation; Heart Rhythm Society; Josephson M, Mason JW, Okin P, Surawicz B, Wellens H. Recommendations for the standardization and interpretation of the electrocardiogram: part I: The electrocardiogram and its technology: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association Electrocardiography and Arrhythmias Committee, Council on Clinical Cardiology; the American College of Cardiology Foundation; and the Heart Rhythm Society: endorsed by the International Society for Computerized Electrocardiology. Circulation 13;115:1306-24, 2007. Epub 2007 Feb 23.

   Also published as Journal of the American College of Cardiology 49:1109-1127, 2007

   Also published as Heart Rhythm 4:394-412, 2007

B79. Arena R, Myers J, Williams MA, Gulati M, Kligfield P, Balady GJ, Collins E, Fletcher G. Assessment of Functional Capacity in Clinical and Research Settings. A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association Committee on Exercise, Rehabilitation, and Prevention of the Council on Clinical Cardiology and the Council on Cardiovascular Nursing. Circulation. 2007 Jun 18; [Epub ahead of print]

 

 

 

Publicationtions: Medical History

H1. Kligfield P: An annotation on the pulse in aortic insufficiency: Thomas Cuming, 1822. American Journal of Cardiology 44:370-37l, 1979

H2. Kligfield P: John Hunter, angina pectoris, and medical education. American Journal of Cardiology 45:367-369, 1980

H3. Kligfield P: Observations on the early history of angina pectoris. The Medical Journal of The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center 1:53-60, 1980

H4. Kligfield P: The frustrated benevolence of Dr. Anonymous. American Journal of Cardiology 47:185-187, 1981

H5. Kligfield P: Laennec and the discovery of mediate auscultation. American Journal of Medicine 70:275-278, 1981

H6. Kligfield P: The Laennec bicentennial (editorial). American Journal of Cardiology 47:377, 1981

H7. Kligfield P: Medical books and specialist dealers. Antiquarian Bookman - Bookman's Weekly 67:3697-3703, 1981

H8. Kligfield P: John Hunter and angina pectoris (reply to letter). American Journal of Cardiology 48:980, 1981

H9. Kligfield P: The early pathophysiologic understanding of angina pectoris. American Journal of Cardiology 50:1433-1435, 1982

H10. Kligfield P: Toward a pathophysiology of bibliomania. Antiquarian Bookman - Bookman's Weekly 69:3236-3244, 1982

H11. Kligfield P: A survey of variant title page vignettes in Lancisi's De Subitaneis Mortibus. Journal of the History of Medicine 38:336-339, 1983

H12. Kligfield P: (Book review) Julius H. Comroe, Jr. Exploring the Heart: Discoveries in Heart Disease and High Blood Pressure. Journal of the History of Medicine 39:489-490, 1984

H13. Kligfield P: Laennec and the discovery of auscultation. Cardiology in Practice 3:54-56, 1986

H14. Kligfield P: The early history of angina pectoris. Cardiology in Practice 3:63-67, 1986

H15. Kligfield P: (Book review) William F. Bynum, Christopher Lawrence and Vivian Nutton, eds. The Emergence of Modern Cardiology. Journal of the History of Medicine 42:217-218, 1987

H16. Kligfield P, Filutowski K: "Dr. Anonymous" unmasked: resolution of an eighteenth century mystery in the history of coronary disease. American Journal of Cardiology 75:1166-1169, 1995

H17. Kligfield P, Hollman A. The Sir James Mackenzie Cardiological Society and the American College of Cardiology. American Journal of Cardiology 78:808-813, 1996

H18. Kligfield P. The #147;Pardee sign#148;: a milestone in the electrocardiology of acute myocardial infarction (introduction to reprint of paper). Annals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology 2:292, 1997

H19. Kligfield P. The lighter side of Saul Jarcho, New Yorker. Journal of Urban Health: Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine 75:113-117,1998

H20. Kligfield P. (Book review) Arthur Hollman. Sir Thomas Lewis. Journal of the History of Medicine 54:92-94, 1999

H21. Kligfield P. (Book review) Bing RJ, editor. Cardiology: the evolution of the science and the art, second edition. Annals of Internal Medicine 134:716, 2001

H22. Kligfield P. #147;The auricular wave (P) of the electrocardiogram: clinical observations with especial reference to pulmonic and mitral stenosis#148; (Introductory Note to a Classic Article by A. A. Alexander, H. F. Knight, and Paul D. White). Annals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology 6:166-167, 2001

H23. Kligfield P. Historical notes: The early evolution of the exercise electrocardiogram. In: Einthoven 2002. M. Schalij, MJ Janse, A van Oosterom, HJJ Wellens and EE van der Wall, Eds. The Einthoven Foundation, Leiden, The Netherlands, 2002

H24. Kligfield P. The centennial of the Einthoven electrocardiogram. Journal of Electrocardiography 35(Suppl):123-129, 2002

H25. Kligfield P. (Book review) Hurst JW, Conti CR, Fye WB, editors. Profiles in Cardiology. New England Journal of Medicine 350:1476, 2004

H26. Kligfield P. Willem Einthoven (1860-1927). http://www.hrsonline.org/ep-history/notable_figures/bios/william_einthoven/ , 2005

H27. Kligfield P. Harold Ensign Bennett Pardee (1886-1973). Clinical Cardiology, 28:396-398, 2005

Honors and Awards

  • Fellow, American College of Cardiology

  • Fellow, American Heart Association

  • Member and Past President, American Osler Society

  • Vice President, International Society for Computerized Electrocardiography

  • Governor, American College of Cardiology (New York State Chapter, Downstate)

  • President, New York State Chapter, American College of Cardiology

  • President-elect, New York Cardiological Society