Voici la liste des publications récentes des professeurs du service de cardiologie du Département de médecine. Les cliniciens et les professeurs-chercheurs avec octrois de ce service sont en caractères gras.

Dernière mise à jour : 11 jan 2021 


1.      Andrade, Jason G., Jean Champagne, Marc Dubuc, Marc W. Deyell, Atul Verma, Laurent Macle, Peter Leong-Sit,  Badra-Verdu MG Bet al. « Cryoballoon or Radiofrequency Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation Assessed by Continuous Monitoring: A Randomized Clinical Trial ». Circulation 140, no 22 (26 novembre 2019): 1779‑88.

2.      Birnie, D.H., J. Wang, M. Alings, F. Philippon, R. Parkash, J. Manlucu, P. Angaran, ,Ayala-Paredes, F et al. « Risk Factors for Infections Involving Cardiac Implanted Electronic Devices ». Journal of the American College of Cardiology 74, no 23 (2019): 2845‑54.

3.      Bourgon Labelle, Jonathan, Li-Anne Audet, Farand P, et Christian M. Rochefort. « Are Hospital Nurse Staffing Practices Associated with Postoperative Cardiac Events and Death? A Systematic Review ». PloS One 14, no 10 (2019): e0223979.

4.      Denhez, B., Rousseau, M., Dancosst, D.-A., Lizotte, F., Guay, A., Auger-Messier, M., Côté, A.M., Geraldes, P., 2019. Diabetes-Induced DUSP4 Reduction Promotes Podocyte Dysfunction and Progression of Diabetic Nephropathy. Diabetes.

5.      Dumont, A.-A., L. Dumont, J. Berthiaume, Auger-Messier, M. « p38α MAPK proximity assay reveals a regulatory mechanism of alternative splicing in cardiomyocytes ». Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Molecular Cell Research 1866, nᵒ 12 (2019).

6.      Essebag, V., Z. Azizi, P. Alipour, Y. Khaykin, P. Leong-Sit, J.-F. Sarrazin, M. Sturmer, Roux J F  et al. « Comparison of efficacy of phased multipolar versus traditional radiofrequency ablation: A prospective, multicenter study (CAPCOST) ». PACE - Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology, 2019.

7.      Essebag, V., J.S. Healey, J. Joza, P.B. Nery, E. Kalfon, T.L.L. Leiria, A. Verma,Ayala-Paredes, F  et al. « Effect of Direct Oral Anticoagulants, Warfarin, and Antiplatelet Agents on Risk of Device Pocket Hematoma: Combined Analysis of BRUISE CONTROL 1 and 2 ». Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology 12, no 10 (2019): e007545.

8.      Essebag, V., A. AlTurki, R. Proietti, J.S. Healey, G.A. Wells, A. Verma, A.D. Krahn, Ayala-Paredes, F et al. « Concomitant anti-platelet therapy in warfarin-treated patients undergoing cardiac rhythm device implantation: A secondary analysis of the BRUISE CONTROL trial ». International Journal of Cardiology 288 (2019): 87‑93.

9.      Kuate Defo, Barthelemy, Jean Claude Mbanya, Samuel Kingue, Jean-Claude Tardif, Simeon Pierre Choukem, Sylvie Perreault, Pierre Fournier, Mampuya WM et al. « Blood Pressure and Burden of Hypertension in Cameroon, a Microcosm of Africa: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Population-Based Studies. » Journal of Hypertension, 3 juin 2019.

10.  Malette, J, Degrandmaison J,  Giguère H,  Berthiaume J,  Frappier M,Parent J,L, Auger-Messier M , et Boulay G. 2019. « MURC/CAVIN-4 Facilitates Store-Operated Calcium Entry in Neonatal Cardiomyocytes ». Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta. Molecular Cell Research 1866 (8): 1249‑59.

11.  Malhi, N., Cheung, C.C., Deif, B., Roberts, J.D., Gula, L.J., Green, M.S., Pang, B., Sultan, O., Konieczny, K.M., Angaran, P., Dorian, P., Lashevsky, I., Healey, J.S., Alak, A., Tadros, R., Andorin, A., Steinberg, C., Ayala-Paredes, F., Simpson, C.S., Atallah, J., Krahn, A.D., 2019. Challenge and Impact of Quinidine Access in Sudden Death Syndromes: A National Experience. JACC: Clinical Electrophysiology 5, 376–382.

12.  Mampuya, W M buila, Jonathan Dumont, et Lamontagne F. « Norepinephrine-Associated Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction and Systolic Anterior Movement ». BMJ Case Reports 12, no 12 (2 décembre 2019).

13.  Marsault, E., C. Llorens-Cortes, X. Iturrioz, H.J. Chun, Lesur O, G.Y. Oudit, et Auger-Messier M. The apelinergic system: a perspective on challenges and opportunities in cardiovascular and metabolic disorders. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 2019.

14.  Mondésert, Blandine, Jamil Bashir, François Philippon, Marc Dubuc, Guy Amit, Derek Exner, Jacqueline Joza, Roux JF et al. « Rationale and Design of the Randomized Prospective ATLAS Study: Avoid Transvenous Leads in Appropriate Subjects ». American Heart Journal 207 (2019): 1‑9.

15.  Murza, A., K. Trân, L. Bruneau-Cossette, O. Lesur, Auger-Messier M , Lavigne, P. Sarret, et É. Marsault. « Apelins, ELABELA, and their derivatives: Peptidic regulators of the cardiovascular system and beyond ». Peptide Science 111, no 1 (2019).

16.  Piccini, J.P., W.T. Abraham, C. Dufton, I.A. Carroll, J.S. Healey, D.J. van Veldhuisen, W.H. Sauer, Ayala-Paredes, F et al. 2019. « Bucindolol for the Maintenance of Sinus Rhythm in a Genotype-Defined HF Population: The GENETIC-AF Trial ». JACC: Heart Failure 7 (7): 586‑98.

17.  Ray, Kausik K., Helen M. Colhoun, Michael Szarek, Marie Baccara-Dinet, Deepak L. Bhatt, Vera A. Bittner, Andrzej J. Budaj, Lepage S et al. « Effects of Alirocumab on Cardiovascular and Metabolic Outcomes after Acute Coronary Syndrome in Patients with or without Diabetes: A Prespecified Analysis of the ODYSSEY OUTCOMES Randomised Controlled Trial. » The Lancet. Diabetes & Endocrinology 7, nᵒ 8 (août 2019): 618‑28.

18.  Rivard, Lena, Paul Khairy, Mario Talajic, Jean-Claude Tardif, Stanley Nattel, Louis Bherer, Sandra Black, Roux JF et al. « Blinded Randomized Trial of Anticoagulation to Prevent Ischemic Stroke and Neurocognitive Impairment in Atrial Fibrillation (BRAIN-AF): Methods and Design ». The Canadian Journal of Cardiology 35, no 8 (août 2019): 1069‑77.

19.  Rivera, S., Vecchio, N., Ricapito, P., Ayala-Paredes, F., 2019. Non-fluoroscopic catheter ablation of arrhythmias with origin at the summit of the left ventricle. Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology.

20.  Sedighi, S.M., Prud’Homme, P., Ghachem, A., Lepage, S., Nguyen, M., Fulop, T., Khalil, A., 2019. Increased level of high-sensitivity cardiac Troponin T in a geriatric population is determined by comorbidities compared to age. IJC Heart and Vasculature.

21.  Sheldon, Robert S., Lucy Lei, Juan C. Guzman, Teresa Kus, Ayala-Paredes, F, Jesse Angihan, Shahana Safdar, Connor Maxey, Graham Bennett, et Satish R. Raj. « A Proof of Principle Study of Atomoxetine for the Prevention of Vasovagal Syncope: The Prevention of Syncope Trial VI ». Europace: European Pacing, Arrhythmias, and Cardiac Electrophysiology: Journal of the Working Groups on Cardiac Pacing, Arrhythmias, and Cardiac Cellular Electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology 21, no 11 (1 novembre 2019): 1733‑41.

22.  Tousignant, Michel, Mampuya W M , Josiane Bissonnette, Emilie Guillemette, Fannie Lauriault, Julie Lavoie, Marie-Elisabeth St-Laurent, et Catherine Pagé. « Telerehabilitation with Live-Feed Biomedical Sensor Signals for Patients with Heart Failure: A Pilot Study ». Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy 9, no 4 (août 2019): 319‑27.

23.  Tremblay-Gravel, M., Marquis-Gravel, G., Avram, R., Desplantie, O., Ducharme, A., Bibas, L., Pacheco, C., Couture, E., Simard, F., Poulin, A., Malhamé, I., Tran, D., Rey, E., Tournoux, F., Harvey, L., Sénéchal, M., Bélisle, P., Descarries, L., Farand, P., Pranno, N., Diaz, A., Afilalo, J., Ly, H.Q., Fortier, A., Jolicoeur, E.M., BRO-HF investigators, 2019. The effect of bromocriptine on left ventricular functional recovery in peripartum cardiomyopathy: insights from the BRO-HF retrospective cohort study. ESC Heart Fail 6, 27–36.

24.  Verreault-Julien, L., J. Beaudoin, M.-M. Thériault, et D.H. Do. « Case report of an unusual and catastrophic presentation of coral reef aorta ». European Heart Journal - Case Reports 3, no 1 (2019).

25.  Wood, David A., John A. Cairns, Jia Wang, Roxana Mehran, Robert F. Storey, Helen Nguyen, Nguyen M, Brandi Meeks, et al. « Timing of Staged Nonculprit Artery Revascularization in Patients With ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction: COMPLETE Trial ». Journal of the American College of Cardiology 74, no 22 (3 décembre 2019): 2713‑23.

26.  Ybarra LFDandona SDaneault BRinfret S « Drug-coated balloon after subintimal plaque modification in failed coronary chronic total occlusion percutaneous coronary intervention: A novel concept... -Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Dec 23. https:// doi: 10.1002/ccd.2866


  • Avram, Robert, Guillaume Marquis-Gravel, François Simard, Christine Pacheco, Étienne Couture, Maxime Tremblay-Gravel, Olivier Desplantie, Paul Farand et al. « Understanding the Patient Perspective on Research Access to National Health Records Databases for Conduct of Randomized Registry Trials ». International Journal of Cardiology 262 (1 juillet 2018): 110‑16.
  • Baillot, A., Vallée, C.-A., Mampuya, W.M., Dionne, I.J., Comeau, E., Méziat-Burdin, A., Langlois, M.-F., 2018. Effects of a Pre-surgery Supervised Exercise Training 1 Year After Bariatric Surgery: a Randomized Controlled Study. Obes Surg 28, 955–962.
  • Bastiany, Alexandra, Alexis Matteau, Samer Mansour, Benoit Daneault, et Brian J. Potter. « LVT Prophylaxis After Anterior ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction: A Response to Marquis-Gravel et Al ». The Canadian Journal of Cardiology 34, no 1 (janvier 2018): 93.e5.
  • Bastiany, Alexandra, Alexis Matteau, Fady El-Turaby, Alexandre Angers-Goulet, Samer Mansour, Benoit Daneault, et Brian J. Potter. « Comparison of Systematic Ticagrelor-Based Dual Antiplatelet Therapy to Selective Triple Antithrombotic Therapy for Left Ventricle Dysfunction Following Anterior STEMI ». Scientific Reports 8, no 1 (9 juillet 2018): 10326.
  • Besserer-Offroy, Élie, Patrick Bérubé, Jérôme Côté, Alexandre Murza, Jean-Michel Longpré, Robert Dumaine, Olivier Lesur, Mannix Auger-Messier et al. « The Hypotensive Effect of Activated Apelin Receptor Is Correlated with β-Arrestin Recruitment ». Pharmacological Research 131 (9 mars 2018): 7‑16.
  • Birnie, D.H., Healey, J.S., Wells, G.A., Ayala-Paredes, F., Coutu, B., Sumner, G.L., Becker, G., Verma, A., Philippon, F., Kalfon, E., Eikelboom, J., Sandhu, R.K., Nery, P.B., Lellouche, N., Connolly, S.J., Sapp, J., Essebag, V., 2018. Continued vs. interrupted direct oral anticoagulants at the time of device surgery, in patients with moderate to high risk of arterial thrombo-embolic events (BRUISE CONTROL-2). European heart journal 39, 3973–3979.
  • Bonato, L., N. Taleb, V. Gingras, V. Messier, F. Gobeil, J. Ménard, J.-L. Ardilouze, et R. Rabasa-Lhoret. « Duration of Catheter Use in Patients with Diabetes Using Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion: A Review ». Diabetes Technology and Therapeutics 20, no 7 (2018): 506‑15.
  • Burstein, B., R.S. Barbosa, M. Samuel, E. Kalfon, F. Philippon, D. Birnie, I. Mangat, Roux J,F et al. « Prevention of venous thrombosis after electrophysiology procedures: a survey of national practice ». Article in Press, 2018. Scopus.
  • Coquerel, David, Xavier Sainsily, Lauralyne Dumont, Philippe Sarret, Éric Marsault, Mannix Auger-Messier, et Olivier Lesur. « The Apelinergic System as an Alternative to Catecholamines in Low-Output Septic Shock ». Critical Care (London, England) 22, no 1 (19 janvier 2018): 10.
  • Couture, Etienne L., Paul Farand, Michel Nguyen, Catherine Allard, George A. Wells, Samer Mansour, Stéphane Rinfret, et al. « Impact of an Invasive Strategy in the Elderly Hospitalized with Acute Coronary Syndrome with Emphasis on the Nonagenarians ». Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions: Official Journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions, 30 septembre 2018.
  • Denus, Simon de, Marie-Pierre Dubé, René Fouodjio, Thao Huynh, Marie-Hélène LeBlanc, Serge Lepage, Richard Sheppard, et al. « A Prospective Study of the Impact of AGTR1 A1166C on the Effects of Candesartan in Patients with Heart Failure ». Pharmacogenomics, 27 avril 2018.
  • Giguère, H., A.-A. Dumont, J. Berthiaume, V. Oliveira, G. Laberge, et M. Auger-Messier. « ADAP1 limits neonatal cardiomyocyte hypertrophy by reducing integrin cell surface expression ». Scientific Reports 8, no 1 (2018).
  • Gula, Lorne J., Steve Doucette, Peter Leong-Sit, Anthony S. L. Tang, Ratika Parkash, Jean-Francois Sarrazin, Bernard Thibault, Roux Jean-Francois, et al. « Quality of Life with Ablation or Medical Therapy for Ventricular Arrhythmias: A Substudy of VANISH ». Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology, 9 janvier 2018.
  • Huynh, Thao, Martine Montigny, Umair Iftikhar, Roxanne Gagnon, Mark Eisenberg, Claude Lauzon, Samer Mansour, Michel Nguyen, Richard Harvey et al . « Recurrent Cardiovascular Events in Survivors of Myocardial Infarction With ST-Segment Elevation (from the AMI-QUEBEC Study) ». The American Journal of Cardiology, 31 janvier 2018.
  • Krahn, A.D., Longtin, Y., Philippon, F., Birnie, D.H., Manlucu, J., Angaran, P., Rinne, C., Coutu, B., Low, R.A., Essebag, V., Morillo, C., Redfearn, D., Toal, S., Becker, G., Degrâce, M., Thibault, B., Crystal, E., Tung, S., LeMaitre, J., Sultan, O., Bennett, M., Bashir, J., Ayala-Paredes, F., Gervais, P., Rioux, L., Hemels, M.E.W., Bouwels, L.H.R., van Vlies, B., Wang, J., Exner, D.V., Dorian, P., Parkash, R., Alings, M., Connolly, S.J., 2018. Prevention of Arrhythmia Device Infection Trial: The PADIT Trial. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 72, 3098–3109.
  • Joncas, S.X., St-Onge, C., Bourque, S., Farand, P., 2018. Re-using questions in classroom-based assessment: An exploratory study at the undergraduate medical education level. Perspect Med Educ 7, 373–378.
  • Larochelle, Josiane, Caroline Brais, Lucie Blais, Sylvie Perreault, Paul Farand, Geneviève Letemplier, et Marie-France Beauchesne. « Patients’ Perception of Newly Initiated Oral Anticoagulant Treatment for Atrial Fibrillation: An Observational Study ». Journal of General Internal Medicine, 26 avril 2018.
  • Mondésert, B., Bashir, J., Philippon, F., Dubuc, M., Amit, G., Exner, D., Joza, J., Birnie, D.H., Lane, C., Tsang, B., Korley, V., Spears, D., Ling, A., Djuric, A., Crystal, E., Hruczkowski, T., Roux, J.-F., Carroll, S., Essebag, V., Krahn, A.D., Healey, J.S., 2018. Rationale and design of the randomized prospective ATLAS study: Avoid Transvenous Leads in Appropriate Subjects. Am. Heart J. 207, 1–9.
  • Schwartz, G.G., Steg, P.G., Szarek, M., Bhatt, D.L., Bittner, V.A., Diaz, R., Edelberg, J.M., Goodman, S.G., Hanotin, C., Harrington, R.A., Jukema, J.W., Lecorps, G., Mahaffey, K.W., Moryusef, A., Pordy, R., Quintero, K., Roe, M.T., Sasiela, W.J., Tamby, J.-F., Tricoci, P., White, H.D., Zeiher, A.M, S Lepage., ODYSSEY OUTCOMES Committees and Investigators, 2018. Alirocumab and Cardiovascular Outcomes after Acute Coronary Syndrome. N. Engl. J. Med. 379, 2097–2107.
  • Tremblay-Gravel, M., Marquis-Gravel, G., Avram, R., Desplantie, O., Ducharme, A., Bibas, L., Pacheco, C., Couture, E., Simard, F., Poulin, A., Malhamé, I., Tran, D., Rey, E., Tournoux, F., Harvey, L., Sénéchal, M., Bélisle, P., Descarries, L., Farand, P., Pranno, N., Diaz, A., Afilalo, J., Ly, H.Q., Fortier, A., Jolicoeur, E.M., on, behalf of the B.-H. investigators, 2018. The effect of bromocriptine on left ventricular functional recovery in peripartum cardiomyopathy: insights from the BRO-HF retrospective cohort study.
  • Trân, Kien, Alexandre Murza, Xavier Sainsily, David Coquerel, Jérôme Côté, Karine Belleville, Lounès Haroune, Mannix Auger-Messier et al. « A Systematic Exploration of Macrocyclization in Apelin-13: Impact on Binding, Signaling, Stability, and Cardiovascular Effects ». Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 26 février 2018.
  • Wells, Peter, Marc Dubuc, George J. Klein, Dan Dan, Jean-Francois Roux, Evan Lockwood, Marcio Sturmer, et al. « Intracardiac Ablation for Atrioventricular Nodal Reentry Tachycardia Using a 6 Mm Distal Electrode Cryoablation Catheter: Prospective, Multicenter, North American Study (ICY-AVNRT STUDY) ». Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology 29, no 1 (janvier 2018): 167‑76.
  • Zareba, W., J.P. Daubert, C.A. Beck, D.T. Huang, J.D. Alexis, M.W. Brown, K. Pyykkonen, Ayala-Parades Felix Alejandro et al. « Ranolazine in High-Risk Patients With Implanted Cardioverter-Defibrillators: The RAID Trial ». Journal of the American College of Cardiology 72, no 6 (2018): 636‑45.
  • Zhang, Weixin, Daya Huang, Meijie Huang, Ju Huang, Dean Wang, Xingguo Liu, Michel Nguyen, et al. « Preparation of Tetradentate Copper Chelators as Potential Anti-Alzheimer Agents ». ChemMedChem, 8 février 2018.


Anand, S.S., Bosch, J., Eikelboom, J.W., Connolly, S.J., Diaz, R., Widimsky, P., Aboyans, V., [...], COMPASS Investigators [Nguyen, M], (2017). EPUB - Rivaroxaban with or without aspirin in patients with stable peripheral or carotid artery disease: an international, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Lancet (London, England) URL:

Andrade, J.G., Deyell, M.W., Badra, M., Champagne, J., Dubuc, M., Leong-Sit, P., Macle, L., Novak, P., Roux, J.-F., Sapp, J., Tang, A., Verma, A., Wells, G.A., Khairy, P., (2017). Randomised clinical trial of cryoballoon versus irrigated radio frequency catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation-the effect of double short versus standard exposure cryoablation duration during pulmonary vein isolation (CIRCA-DOSE): methods and rationale. BMJ Open 7(10):e017970. URL:

Baillot, A., Vallée, C.-A., Mampuya, W.M., Dionne, I.J., Comeau, E., Méziat-Burdin, A., Langlois, M.-F., (2017). EPUB - Effects of a Pre-surgery Supervised Exercise Training 1 Year After Bariatric Surgery: a Randomized Controlled Study. Obes. Surg. URL:

Bastiany, A., Grenier, M.-E., Matteau, A., Mansour, S., Daneault, B., Potter, B.J., (2017). Prevention of Left Ventricular Thrombus Formation and Systemic Embolism After Anterior Myocardial Infarction: A Systematic Literature Review. Can. J. Cardiol. 33(10):1229–1236. URL:

Benko, A., Bérubé, S., Buller, C.E., Dion, S., Riel, L.-P., Brouillette, M., Généreux, P., 2017. Novel Crossing System for Chronic Total Occlusion Recanalization: First-in-Man Experience With the SoundBite Crossing System. J. Invasive Cardiol. 29, E17-E20.

Bérubé, S., Benko, A., Despatis, M.-A., Riel, L.-P., Brodmann, M., Therasse, E., Brouillette, M., Mustapha, J.A., Généreux, P., 2017. Novel Crossing System for the Recanalization of Complex Chronic Total Occlusions: Ex vivo Proof of Concept of the SoundBite Crossing System. J. Invasive Cardiol. 29, E47-E50.

Brais, C., Larochelle, J., Turgeon, M.-H., Blais, L., Farand, P., Perreault, S., Letemplier, G., Beauchesne, M.-F., 2017. Predictors of Direct Oral Anticoagulants Utilization for Thromboembolism Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation. J. Pharm. Pharm. Sci. 20, 8-14.

Brignole, M., Tomaino, M., Aerts, A., Ammirati, F., Ayala-Paredes, F.A., Deharo, J.-C., Del Rosso, A., Hamdan, M.H., Lunati, M., Moya, A., Gargaro, A., 2017. Benefit of dual-chamber pacing with Closed Loop Stimulation in tilt-induced cardio-inhibitory reflex syncope (BIOSync trial): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials 18, 208.

Chagnon, F., Coquerel, D., Salvail, D., Marsault, E., Dumaine, R., Auger-Messier, M., Sarret, P., Lesur, O., 2017. Apelin Compared With Dobutamine Exerts Cardioprotection and Extends Survival in a Rat Model of Endotoxin-Induced Myocardial Dysfunction. Crit. Care Med. 45, e391-e398.

Connolly, S.J., Eikelboom, J.W., Bosch, J., Dagenais, G., Dyal, L., Lanas, F., [...], COMPASS investigators [Nguyen, M], (2017). EPUB - Rivaroxaban with or without aspirin in patients with stable coronary artery disease: an international, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Lancet (London, England) URL:

Coquerel, D., Chagnon, F., Sainsily, X., Dumont, L., Murza, A., Côté, J., Dumaine, R., Sarret, P., Marsault, É., Salvail, D., Auger-Messier, M., Lesur, O., (2017). ELABELA Improves Cardio-Renal Outcome in Fatal Experimental Septic Shock. Crit. Care Med. 45(11):e1139–e1148. URL:

Couture, E.L., Bérubé, S.Daneault, B., 2017. Optical coherence tomography to identify the cause of an arrhythmic storm: A case report. World J. Cardiol. 9, 71-75.

Couture, E.L., Lepage, S., Masson, J.-B., Daneault, B., 2017. Very late transcatheter heart valve thrombosis. World J. Cardiol. 9, 196-199.

Ezekowitz, J.A., O’Meara, E., McDonald, M.A., Abrams, H., Chan, M., Ducharme, A., Giannetti, N., Grzeslo, A., Hamilton, P.G., Heckman, G.A., Howlett, J.G., Koshman, S.L., Lepage, S., et al., (2017). 2017 Comprehensive Update of the Canadian Cardiovascular Society Guidelines for the Management of Heart Failure. Can. J. Cardiol. 33(11):1342–1433. URL:

Khan, N.A., Daskalopoulou, S.S., Karp, I., Eisenberg, M.J., Pelletier, R., Tsadok, M.A., Dasgupta, K., Norris, C.M., Pilote, L., GENESIS PRAXY Team [Nguyen, M], 2016. EPUB - Sex differences in prodromal symptoms in acute coronary syndrome in patients aged 55 years or younger. Heart.

Kuate Defo, B., Mbanya, J.C., Tardif, J.-C., Ekundayo, O., Perreault, S., Potvin, L., Cote, R., Kengne, A.P., Choukem, S.P., Assah, F., Kingue, S., Richard, L., Pongou, R., Frohlich, K., Saji, J., Fournier, P., Sobngwi, E., Ridde, V., Dubé, M.-P., De Denus, S., Mbacham, W., Lafrance, J.-P., Nsagha, D.S., Mampuya, W., et al., 2017. Diagnosis, Prevalence, Awareness, Treatment, Prevention, and Control of Hypertension in Cameroon: Protocol for a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Clinic-Based and Community-Based Studies. JMIR Res. Protoc. 6, e102.

Murza, A., Sainsily, X., Côté, J., Bruneau-Cossette, L., Besserer-Offroy, É., Longpré, J.-M., Leduc, R., Dumaine, R., Lesur, O., Auger-Messier, M., Sarret, P., Marsault, É., 2017. Structure-activity relationship of novel macrocyclic biased apelin receptor agonists. Org. Biomol. Chem. 15, 449-458.

Parkash, R., Wells, G.A., Sapp, J.L., Healey, J.S., Tardif, J.-C., Greiss, I., Rivard, L., Roux, J.-F., Gula, L., Nault, I., Novak, P., Birnie, D., Ha, A., Wilton, S.B., Mangat, I., Gray, C., Gardner, M., Tang, A.S.L., 2017. Effect of Aggressive Blood Pressure Control on the Recurrence of Atrial Fibrillation After Catheter Ablation: A Randomized, Open-Label Clinical Trial (SMAC-AF [Substrate Modification With Aggressive Blood Pressure Control]). Circulation 135, 1788-1798.

Proietti, R., Rivera, S., Dussault, C., Essebag, V., Bernier, M.L., Ayala-Paredes, F.Badra-Verdu, M.Roux, J.-F., 2017. Intracardiac echo-facilitated 3D electroanatomical mapping of ventricular arrhythmias from the papillary muscles: assessing the "fourth dimension" during ablation. Europace 19, 21-28.

Rehmani, A., Judkins, C., Whelan, A., Nguyen, M., Schultz, C., (2017). Comparison of Safety and Efficacy of Unfractionated Heparin Versus Bivalirudin in Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. Heart. Lung Circ. 26(12):1277–1281. URL: 

Shurrab, M., Janmohamed, A., Sarrazin, J.-F., Ayala-Paredes, F., et al., (2017). The Dx-AF study: a prospective, multicenter, randomized controlled trial comparing VDD-ICD to VVI-ICD in detecting sub-clinical atrial fibrillation in defibrillator patients. J. Interv. Card. Electrophysiol. 50(1):57–63. URL:

Wells, P., Dubuc, M., Klein, G.J., Dan, D., Roux, J.-F., Lockwood, E., Sturmer, M., Dunbar, D., Novak, P., Rao, A., Peterson, B.J., Kueffer, F., Ellenbogen, K.A., ICY-AVNRT Investigators, (2017). EPUB - Intracardiac ablation for atrioventricular nodal reentry tachycardia using a 6 mm distal electrode cryoablation catheter: Prospective, multicenter, north american study (ICY-AVNRT STUDY). J. Cardiovasc. Electrophysiol. URL:

You, J.J., Aleksova, N., Ducharme, A., MacIver, J., Mielniczuk, L., Fowler, R.A., Demers, C., Clarke, B., Parent, M.-C., Toma, M., Strachan, P.H., Farand, P., et al., (2017). Barriers to Goals of Care Discussions With Patients Who Have Advanced Heart Failure: Results of a Multicenter Survey of Hospital-Based Cardiology Clinicians. J. Card. Fail. 23(11):786–793. URL: 

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Baillot, A., Mampuya, W.M., Dionne, I.J., Comeau, E., Méziat-Burdin, A., Langlois, M.F., 2016. Impacts of Supervised Exercise Training in Addition to Interdisciplinary Lifestyle Management in Subjects Awaiting Bariatric Surgery: a Randomized Controlled Study. Obes. Surg. 26, 2602–2610.

Bell, A.D., Gross, P., Heffernan, M., Deschaintre, Y., Roux, J.F., Purdham, D.M., Shuaib, A., 2016. Appropriate use of antithrombotic medication in Canadian patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation. Am. J. Cardiol. 117, 1107–1111.    

Berthelot-Richer, M., Bonenfant, F., Clavel, M.-A., Farand, P., Philippon, F., Ayala-Paredes, F.,Essadiqi, B., Badra-Verdu, M.G., Roux, J.-F., 2016. Arrhythmic Risk Following Recovery of Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction in Patients With Primary Prevention ICD. Pacing Clin. Electrophysiol. 39, 680–689.         

Bogaty, P., L’Allier, P.L., Segal, E., Rinfret, S., Racine, N., Harvey, R., Ross, D., Maire, S., Kouz, S., Carroll, C., Boothroyd, L.J., Kezouh, A., Azzi, L., Brown, K.A., Nasmith, J., Lambert, L.J., Lepage, S. 2016. Clinical Profiles Related to Timing of Death, Including In-Hospital Deaths Before Admission, in Patients With ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Am. J. Cardiol. 117, 347–352.   

Couture, E.L., Bérubé, S., Dalery, K., Gervais, A., Harvey, R., Nguyen, M., Parenteau, É., Daneault, B., 2016. Culprit Vessel Revascularization Prior to Diagnostic Angiography as a Strategy to Reduce Delays in Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. Circ. Cardiovasc. Interv. 9, e003510.           

Dault, R., Vanasse, A., Blais, L., Perreault, S., Farand, P., Le Templier, G., Beauchesne, M.-F., 2015. Patterns and Predictors of Use of Anticoagulants for the Treatment of Venous Thromboembolism Following Approval of Rivaroxaban. Clin. Appl. Thromb. Hemost. 22.         

Dussault, C., Rivera, S., Badra-Verdu, M., Ayala-Paredes, F., Roux, J.-F., 2016. Real-life experience with a new anticoagulation regimen for patients undergoing left-sided ablation procedures. Indian Pacing Electrophysiol. J. 16, 181–184.   

Essebag, V., Healey, J.S.,Ayala-Paredes, F., Kalfon, E., Coutu, B., Nery, P., Verma, A., Sapp, J., Philippon, F., Sandhu, R.K., Coyle, D., Eikelboom, J., Wells, G., Birnie, D.H., 2016. Strategy of continued vs interrupted novel oral anticoagulant at time of device surgery in patients with moderate to high risk of arterial thromboembolic events: The BRUISE CONTROL-2 trial. Am. Heart J. 173, 102–107.       

Essebag, V., Verma, A., Healey, J.S., Krahn, A.D., Kalfon, E., Coutu, B., Ayala-Paredes, F., […], Roux, J.-F., Badra, M., et al., 2016. Clinically significant pocket hematoma increases long-term risk of device infection: BRUISE CONTROL INFECTION study. J. Am. Coll. Cardiol. 67, 1300–1308.        

Fitzmaurice, D.A., Accetta, G., Haas, S., Kayani, G., Lucas Luciardi, H., Misselwitz, F., Pieper, K., ten Cate, H., Turpie, A.G.G., Kakkar, A.K., GARFIELD-AF Investigators [Ayala-Paredes, F.], (2016). Comparison of international normalized ratio audit parameters in patients enrolled in GARFIELD-AF and treated with vitamin K antagonists. Br. J. Haematol. 174(4):610–623. URL:         

Howlett, J.G., Chan, M., Ezekowitz, J.A., Harkness, K., Heckman, G.A., Kouz, S., Leblanc, M.H., Moe, G.W., O’Meara, E., Abrams, H., Ducharme, A., Grzeslo, A., Hamilton, P.G., Koshman, S.L., Lepage, S., McDonald, M., McKelvie, R., Rajda, M., Swiggum, E., Virani, S., Zieroth, S., 2016. The Canadian Cardiovascular Society Heart Failure Companion: Bridging Guidelines to Your Practice. Can. J. Cardiol. 32, 296–310.      

Lambert, L.J., Brophy, J.M., Racine, N., Rinfret, S., L’Allier, P.L., Brown, K.A., Boothroyd, L.J., Ross, D., Segal, E., Kouz, S., Maire, S., Harvey, R., Kezouh, A., Nasmith, J., Bogaty, P., 2016. Outcomes of Patients With ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction Receiving and Not Receiving Reperfusion Therapy: The Importance of Examining All Patients. Can. J. Cardiol. 32, 1325.e11-1325.e18.  

Murza, A., Sainsily, X., Coquerel, D., Côté, J., Marx, P., Besserer-Offroy, É., Longpré, J.M., Lainé, J., Reversade, B., Salvail, D., Leduc, R., Dumaine, R., Lesur, O., Auger-Messier, M., Sarret, P., Marsault, É., 2016. Discovery and Structure-Activity Relationship of a Bioactive Fragment of ELABELA that Modulates Vascular and Cardiac Functions. J. Med. Chem. 59, 2962–2972. 

O’Meara, E., de Denus, S., Lepage, S., 2016. Heart Failure, Iron Deficiency, and Supplementation: Where Do We Stand? Can. J. Cardiol. 32, 148–150.      

Parkash, R., Thibault, B., Mangat, I., Coutu, B., Bennett, M., Healey, J., Verma, A., Philippon, F., Sandhu, R., Cameron, D., Ayala-Paredes, F., Sterns, L., Essebag, V., Kus, T., Nery, P., Stephenson, E., Yee, R., Exner, D., Toal, S., Birnie, D., Wells, G., Krahn, A., 2016. Canadian Registry of Implantable Electronic Device Outcomes. Circ. Arrhythmia Electrophysiol. 9, e004282.     

Proietti, R., Roux, J.F., Verma, A., Alturki, A., Bernier, M.L., Essebag, V., 2016. A Historical Perspective on the Role of Functional Lines of Block in the Re-entrant Circuit of Ventricular Tachycardia. PACE - Pacing Clin. Electrophysiol. 39, 490-496.        

Proietti, R., Roux, J.-F., Essebag, V., 2016. Recent advances in ablation of ventricular tachycardia associated with structural heart disease. Curr. Opin. Cardiol. 31, 64–71.      

Rivard, L., Roux, A., Nault, I., Champagne, J.,Roux, J.F., Tadros, R., Talajic, M., Cadrin-Tourigny, J., Shohoudi, A., et al., 2016. Predictors of Ventricular Arrhythmias and Sudden Death in a Québec Cohort With Brugada Syndrome. Can. J. Cardiol. 32, 1355.e1-1355.e7.               

Sapp, J.L., Wells, G.A., Parkash, R., Stevenson, W.G., Blier, L., Sarrazin, J.-F., Thibault, B., Rivard, L., Gula, L., Leong-Sit, P., Essebag, V., Nery, P.B., Tung, S.K., Raymond, J.-M., Sterns, L.D., Veenhuyzen, G.D., Healey, J.S., Redfearn, D., Roux, J.-F., Tang, A.S.L., 2016. Ventricular Tachycardia Ablation versus Escalation of Antiarrhythmic Drugs. N. Engl. J. Med. 375, NEJMoa1513614.

[1] Les publications issues d’une collaboration inter-services sont répertoriées dans chacun des services impliqués.

[2] La liste des auteurs a parfois été raccourcie par […] ou et al. par soucis d’espace.