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  1. Nishimura et al., “A Wearable Cardioverter De¬brillator for Patients with Congenital Heart Disease: A Report of Two Cases.” Ped Cardiol Card Surg, 2017; 33(3): 228-233

  2. Kondo Y, Ueda M, Kobayashi Y, Schwab JO. New horizon for infection prevention technology and implantable device. J Arrhythm. 2016 Aug;32(4):297-302.

  3. Sasaki et al., “Potential roles of the wearable cardioverter-defibrillator in acute phase care of patients at high risk of sudden cardiac death: A single-center Japanese experience.” J cardiol. 2017; 69(1):359-363

  4. Kishihara et al., “An appropriate shock of the wearable cardioverter defibrillator in an outpatient setting.” J Arrhythm, 2016; 32(1):67-69.

  5. Yoshikawa et al., “Usefulness of a wearable cardioverter defibrillator combined with catheter ablation for ventricular tachyarrhythmia storms after a myocardial infarction: A case report,” J Arrhythm, 2015; 31(4):257-60.

  6. Sasaki et al. ” Usefulness of the WCD in Patients at High Risk for Sudden Cardiac Death,” Circ J 2014 78(12):2987-9.

  7. Shimizu et al., “How Should We Use the Wearable Cardioverter-Defibrillator in Japan?” Circ J 2014 78(12):2951-3

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  1. Bossory L, Patel D, Godara H, Badin A, Afzal M, Weiss R, Tyler J, Kalbfleisch SJ, Daoud EG, Liu Z, Augostini RS, Hummel J, Okabe T, Houmsse M. Real world clinical experience with wearable cardioverter defibrillators at a large electrophysiology program. 2017 May Supplement;44(5):S253.

  2. Saouma S, Samaha G, Karam B, Raza M, Willner J, Akhrass P, Kowalski M, Bekheit S. Epstein-Barr virus induced fatal ventricular arrhythmia. 2017 May Supplement;44(5):S299.

  3. Spar D, Knilans TK, Czosek RJ, Bianco NR, Anderson JB. The US experience of the wearable cardioverter defibrillator in pediatric patients. 2017 May Supplement;44(5):S46.

  4. Daimee U, Vermilye K, Moss AJ, Goldenberg I, Klein HU, McNitt S, Zareba W, Kutyifa V. Experience with the wearable cardioverter defibrillator in older patients: results from the WEARIT-II registry. Heart Rhythm. 2017 May Supplement;44(5):S130.

  5. Scherr D, Odeneg T, Ebner C, Moertl D, Keller H, Stuehlinger MC, Steinwender C, Stix G, Fiedler LM, Manninger M. Indications for and outcome in patients with the wearable cardioverter defibrillator (WCD) ? the Austrian WCD Registry. Heart Rhythm. 2017 May Supplement;44(5):S127.

  6. de Groot JR. The wearable defibrillator: a most affordable vest. Neth Heart J. 2017 May;25(5):293-294.

  7. Quast AFBE, van Dijk VF, Wilde AAM, Knops RE, Boersma LVA. Outpatient treatment with the wearable cardioverter defibrillator: clinical experience in two Dutch centres. Neth Heart J. 2017 May;25(5):312-317.

  8. Beiert T, Malotki R, Kraemer N, Stockigt F, Linhart M, Nickenig G, Schrickel JW, Andrie RP. A real world wearable cardioverter defibrillator experience - Very high appropriate shock rate in ischemic cardiomyopathy patients at a European single-center. J Electrocardiol. 2017 Apr 28. pii: S0022-0736(17)30120-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2017.04.017. [Epub ahead of print]

  9. Wan C, Szymkiewicz SJ, Klein HU. The impact of body mass index on the wearable cardioverter defibrillator shock efficacy and patient wear time. Am Heart J. 2017 Apr;186:111-117.

  10. Barsheshet A, Kutyifa V, Vamvouris T, Moss AJ, Biton Y, Chen L, Storozynsky E, Wan C, Szymkiewicz SJ, Goldenberg I. Study of the wearable cardioverter defibrillator in advanced heart-failure patients (SWIFT). J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2017 Apr 21. doi: 10.1111/jce.13229. [Epub ahead of print]

  11. Duncker D, Westenfeld R, Konrad T, Pfeffer T, Correia de Freitas C, Pfister R, Thomas D, Furnkranz A, Andrie R, Napp A, Schmitt J, Karolyi L, Wakili R, HilfikerKleiner D, Bauersachs J, Veltmann CG. Elevated risk for life-threatening arrhythmia in newly diagnosed peripartum cardiomyopathy ? Data from a German multicenter study. Presented at DGK Spring 2017.

  12. Erath JW, Vamos M, Benz A, Steidl A, Hohnloser S. Protecting Tachy[cardio]myopathy Patients with the Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator. Presented at DGK Spring 2017.

  13. Schuhmann CG, Kubieniec M, Lackermair K, Kaab S, Wakili R, Estner HL, Fichtner S. Real life experience with the treatment period (wear time) of the wearable cardioverter defibrillator (WCD) and followup including quality of life from a German single center cohort. Presented at DGK Spring 2017.

  14. Beiert T, Malotki R, Kraemer N, Stockigt F, Linhart M, Nickenig G, Schrickel1 JW, Andrie R. A Real World Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator Experience ? what are the relevant indications? Presented at DGK Spring 2017.

  15. K. Krause1, D. Stierle1, A. Khan1, H. Nagele1. Wearable defibrillator in newly diagnosed heart failure: reduced rate of ICD implantation after improvement of left ventricular ejection fraction. Presented at DGK Spring 2017.

  16. Johnson V, Grieshaber P, Lehnhardt S, Boning A, Hamm CW, Schmitt J. Effectiveness of wearable cardioverter defibrillators in ischemic cardiomyopathy: Comparison of revascularization procedures (PCI vs. CABG). Presented at DGK Spring 2017.

  17. Kaspar G, Sanam K, Gholkar G, Bianco NR, Szymkiewicz SJ, Shah D. Long-Term Use of the Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator in ICD Explant Patients. Presented at ACC 2017.

  18. Erath JW, Vamos M, Sirat AS, Hohnloser SH. The wearable cardioverter-defibrillator in a real-world clinical setting: experience in 102 consecutive patients. Clin Res Cardiol. 2017 Apr;106(4):300-306.

  19. Duncker D, Konig T, Hohmann S, Bauersachs J, Veltmann C. Ventricular arrhythmias in patients with newly diagnosed nonischemic cardiomyopathy: Insights from the PROLONG study. Clin Cardiol. 2017 Mar 23. doi: 10.1002/clc.22706. [Epub ahead of print]

  20. Schmitt J, Abaci G, Johnson V, Erkapic D, Gemein C, Chasan R, Weipert K, Hamm CW, Klein HU. Safety of the Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator (WCD) in Patients with Implanted Pacemakers. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2017 Mar;40(3):271-277.

  21. Andrie R, Gaertner FC, Skowasch D. Prevention of sudden cardiac death by the wearable cardioverter defibrillator in a young patient with cardiac sarcoidosis. Thorax. 2017 Mar;72(3):286-287.

  22. Duncker D, Westenfeld R, Konrad T, Pfeffer T, Correia de Freitas CA, Pfister R, Thomas D, Furnkranz A, Andrie RP, Napp A, Schmitt J, Karolyi L, Wakili R, Hilfiker-Kleiner D, Bauersachs J, Veltmann C. Risk for life-threatening arrhythmia in newly diagnosed peripartum cardiomyopathy with low ejection fraction: a German multi-centre analysis. Clin Res Cardiol. 2017 Mar 8. doi: 10.1007/s00392-017-1090-5. [Epub ahead of print]

  23. Reek S, Burri H, Roberts PR, Perings C, Epstein AE, Klein HU. The wearable cardioverter-defibrillator: current technology and evolving indications. Europace. 2017 Mar 1;19(3):335-345.

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  25. Duncker D, Konig T, Hohmann S, Bauersachs J, Veltmann C. Avoiding Untimely Implantable Cardioverter/Defibrillator Implantation by Intensified Heart Failure Therapy Optimization Supported by the Wearable Cardioverter/Defibrillator-The PROLONG Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 Jan 17;6(1).

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  30. Reuschel E, Baessler A, Stollberger C, Finsterer J, Maier L, Fischer M, Poschenrieder F, Heissenhuber F, Kurzidim K, Schepp CP, Badelt G, Seelbach-Gobel B. Interdisciplinary management of left ventricular hypertrabeculation/noncompaction during pregnancy with a wearable defibrillator. Int J Cardiol. 2016 Nov 15;223:154-158.

  31. Kondo Y, Ueda M, Kobayashi Y. Efficacy and Cost-Effectiveness of Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator as a Lifesaving-Bridge Therapy for Decision in High Risk Patients of Sudden Arrhythmic Death : 3-Year Follow-Up Result. Circulation. 2016;134:A20724.

  32. Wan C, Szymkiewicz S. Outcome of In-Hospital VT/VF Arrest by Time and Location When Using a Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator. Circulation. 2016;134:A19507.

  33. Waessnig NK, Guenther M, Quick SQ, Pfluecke C, Rottsaedt RH, Ringquist SM, Szymkiewicz SJ, Strasser RH. Safety of physician-initiated programming of wearable cardioverter-defibrillator detection rates. Eur Heart J (2016) 37 (suppl_1): 217.

  34. Odeneg T, Manninger Wuenscher M, Ebner CE, Moertl DM, Keller HK, Brussee HB, Scherr DS. The use of the wearable cardioverter defibrillator in Austria. Results of the Austrian LifeVest Registry. Eur Heart J (2016) 37 (suppl_1): 396.

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  37. Kondo Y, Ueda M, Kobayashi Y, Schwab JO. New horizon for infection prevention technology and implantable device. J Arrhythm. 2016 Aug;32(4):297-302.

  38. Nishii N. Arrhythmia management after device removal. J Arrhythm. 2016 Aug;32(4):287-92.

  39. Lamichhane M, Safadi A, Surapaneni P, Salehi N, Thakur RK. Use of the Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator in High-Risk Populations. Curr Cardiol Rep. 2016 Aug;18(8):78.

  40. Kandzari DE, Perumal R, Bhatt DL. Frequency and Implications of Ischemia Prior to Ventricular Tachyarrhythmia in Patients Treated With a Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator Following Myocardial Infarction. Clin Cardiol. 2016 Jul;39(7):399-405.

  41. Barsheshet A, Vamvouris T, Goldenberg I. The wearable cardioverter defibrillator as a bridge to implantable defibrillator post myocardial infarction: what do we know? Expert Rev Med Devices. 2016 Jul;13(7):627-32.

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  44. Reif S, Krieg HJ, Dorwarth U, Hoffmann E. Do Airport Handheld Metal Detectors Interact with Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillators? Europace (2016) 18 (suppl_1): i129.

  45. Odeneg T, Ebner C, Keller H, Moertl D, Manninger M, Scherr D. Indications for the use of the wearable cardioverter defibrillator ? the Austrian LifeVest Registry. Europace (2016) 18 (suppl_1): i129.

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  52. Perumal R, Szymkiewicz S. Higher incidence of ventricular fibrillation in nonischemic cardiomyopathy patients does not affect survival when using the wearable cardioverter defibrillator. Heart Rhythm. 2016;13(5):S109.

  53. Johnson VL, Erkapic D, Weipert KF, Gemein C, Chasan R, Hamm CW, Schmitt J. Accurate detection of VT and VF by the wearable cardioverter defibrillator during simultaneous uni- and bi-polar ventricular stimulation. Heart Rhythm. 2016;13(5):S522.

  54. Naniwadekar A, Joshi KR, Oasare ER, Alnabelksi T, Melendres E, Malik M, Greenspan A, Mainigi S. Real world utilization and impact of the wearable defibrillator in a community setting. Heart Rhythm. 2016;13(5):S525.

  55. Bianco NR, Szymkiewicz SJ. Outcomes After Asystole Events During Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator Use. Heart Rhythm. 2016;13(5):S522.

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