Katherine Chih-Ching Wu

Associate Professor

1992 …2020

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Research Output

2020

A CURE for What Ails in Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy: Defibrillator or Pacemaker Only?

Wu, K. C., Apr 2020, In : JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging. 13, 4, p. 937-939 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Associations between QT interval subcomponents, HIV serostatus, and inflammation

Wu, K. C., Bhondoekhan, F., Haberlen, S. A., Ashikaga, H., Brown, T. T., Budoff, M. J., D'Souza, G., Magnani, J. W., Kingsley, L. A., Palella, F. J., Margolick, J. B., Martínez-Maza, O., Altekruse, S. F., Soliman, E. Z. & Post, W. S., Mar 1 2020, In : Annals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology. 25, 2, e12705.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Embedding high-dimensional Bayesian optimization via generative modeling: Parameter personalization of cardiac electrophysiological models

Dhamala, J., Bajracharya, P., Arevalo, H. J., Sapp, JL. L., Horácek, B. M., Wu, K. C., Trayanova, N. A. & Wang, L., May 2020, In : Medical image analysis. 62, 101670.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HIV infection is associated with variability in ventricular repolarization: The multicenter AIDS cohort study (MACS)

Heravi, A. S., Etzkorn, L. H., Urbanek, J. K., Crainiceanu, C. M., Punjabi, N. M., Ashikaga, H., Brown, T. T., Budoff, M. J., D'Souza, G., Magnani, J. W., Palella, F. J., Berger, R. D., Wu, K. C. & Post, W. S., Jan 21 2020, In : Circulation. p. 176-187 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Substrate Spatial Complexity Analysis for the Prediction of Ventricular Arrhythmias in Patients with Ischemic Cardiomyopathy

Okada, D. R., Miller, J., Chrispin, J., Prakosa, A., Trayanova, N., Jones, S., Maggioni, M. & Wu, K. C., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology. p. 281-290 10 p., e007975.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

Applications of Cardiac MR Imaging in Electrophysiology: Current Status and Future Needs

Okada, D. R. & Wu, K. C-C., Aug 1 2019, In : Magnetic Resonance Imaging Clinics of North America. 27, 3, p. 465-473 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Bringing Order to Disorder: Is Image Entropy the Answer?

Wu, K. C-C., Jul 1 2019, In : JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging. 12, 7, p. 1185-1187 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Intravascular Stem Cell Bioreactor for Prevention of Adverse Remodeling After Myocardial Infarction

Johnston, P. V., Hwang, C-W., Bogdan, V., Mills, K. J., Eggan, E. R., Leszczynska, A., Wu, K. C-C., Herzka, D., Brinker, J. A., Schulman, S. P., Banerjee, M., Florea, V., Natsumeda, M., Tompkins, B., Balkan, W., Hare, J. M., Tomaselli, G. F., Weiss, R. G. & Gerstenblith, G., Aug 6 2019, In : Journal of the American Heart Association. 8, 15, p. e012351

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2018

Left Ventricular Scar and Prognosis in Chronic Chagas Cardiomyopathy

Volpe, G. J., Moreira, H. T., Trad, H. S., Wu, K. C-C., Braggion-Santos, M. F., Santos, M. K., Maciel, B. C., Pazin-Filho, A., Marin-Neto, J. A., Lima, J. & Schmidt, A., Nov 27 2018, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 72, 21, p. 2567-2576 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Predictors of electrocardiographic QT interval prolongation in men with HIV

Wu, K. C-C., Zhang, L., Haberlen, S., Ashikaga, H., Brown, T. T., Budoff, M. J., D'Souza, G., Kingsley, L. A., Palella, F. J., Margolick, J. B., Martínez-Maza, O., Soliman, E. Z. & Post, W. S., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Heart.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quantifying the uncertainty in model parameters using Gaussian process-based Markov chain Monte Carlo in cardiac electrophysiology

Dhamala, J., Arevalo, H. J., Sapp, J., Horácek, B. M., Wu, K. C-C., Trayanova, N. A. & Wang, L., Aug 1 2018, In : Medical Image Analysis. 48, p. 43-57 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

Cardiovascular magnetic resonance to predict appropriate implantable cardioverter defibrillator therapy in ischemic and nonischemic cardiomyopathy patients using late gadolinium enhancement border zone comparison of four analysis methods

Jablonowski, R., Chaudhry, U., Van Der Pals, J., Engblom, H., Arheden, H., Heiberg, E., Wu, K. C-C., Borgquist, R. & Carlsson, M., Aug 1 2017, In : Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging. 10, 9, e006105.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Imaging-Based Simulations for Predicting Sudden Death and Guiding Ventricular Tachycardia Ablation

Trayanova, N. A., Pashakhanloo, F., Wu, K. C-C. & Halperin, H. R., Jul 1 2017, In : Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology. 10, 7, e004743.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Impaired left atrial function predicts inappropriate shocks in primary prevention implantable cardioverter-defibrillator candidates

Tao, S., Ashikaga, H., Ciuffo, L. A., Yoneyama, K., Lima, J., Frank, T. F., Weiss, R. G., Tomaselli, G. F. & Wu, K. C-C., Jul 1 2017, In : Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology. 28, 7, p. 796-805 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quantifying left atrial structure and function using single-plane tissue-tracking cardiac magnetic resonance

Tao, S., Ciuffo, L. A., Lima, J., Wu, K. C-C. & Ashikaga, H., Oct 1 2017, In : Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 42, p. 130-138 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spatially adaptive multi-scale optimization for local parameter estimation in cardiac electrophysiology

Dhamala, J., Arevalo, H. J., Sapp, J., Horacek, M., Wu, K. C-C., Trayanova, N. A. & Wang, L., Sep 1 2017, In : IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging. 36, 9, p. 1966-1978 13 p., 7911242.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016

Arrhythmia risk stratification of patients after myocardial infarction using personalized heart models

Arevalo, H. J., Vadakkumpadan, F., Guallar, E., Jebb, A., Malamas, P., Wu, K. C-C. & Trayanova, N. A., May 10 2016, In : Nature Communications. 7, 11437.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myocardial Infarct Segmentation from Magnetic Resonance Images for Personalized Modeling of Cardiac Electrophysiology

Ukwatta, E., Arevalo, H., Li, K., Yuan, J., Qiu, W., Malamas, P., Wu, K. C-C., Trayanova, N. A. & Vadakkumpadan, F., Jun 1 2016, In : IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging. 35, 6, p. 1408-1419 12 p., 7366581.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Screening for Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Scar Features by 12-Lead ECG, in Patients with Preserved Ejection Fraction

Mewton, N., Strauss, D. G., Rizzi, P., Verrier, R. L., Liu, C. Y., Tereshchenko, L. G., Nearing, B., Volpe, G. J., Marchlinski, F. E., Moxley, J., Killian, T., Wu, K. C., Spooner, P. & Lima, J. A. C., Jan 1 2016, In : Annals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology. 21, 1, p. 49-59 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shape analysis of hypertrophic and hypertensive heart disease using MRI-based 3D surface models of left ventricular geometry

Ardekani, S., Jain, S., Sanzi, A., Corona-Villalobos, C. P., Abraham, T. P., Abraham, M. R., Zimmerman, S. L., Wu, K. C., Winslow, R. L., Miller, M. I. & Younes, L., Apr 1 2016, In : Medical image analysis. 29, p. 12-23 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2015

Perfusion Measurements of the Myocardium

Travin, M. I., Jain, D., Mehra, V. C. & Wu, K. C., Jan 1 2015, PanVascular Medicine, Second Edition. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 1279-1354 76 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2014

Autologous mesenchymal stem cells produce concordant improvements in regional function, tissue perfusion, and fibrotic burden when administered to patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting: The prospective randomized study of mesenchymal stem cell therapy in patients undergoing cardiac surgery (PROMETHEUS) trial

Karantalis, V., Difede, D. L., Gerstenblith, G., Pham, S., Symes, J., Zambrano, J. P., Fishman, J., Pattany, P., McNiece, I., Conte, J., Schulman, S., Wu, K., Shah, A., Breton, E., Davis-Sproul, J., Schwarz, R., Feigenbaum, G., Mushtaq, M., Suncion, V. Y., Lardo, A. C. & 7 others, Borrello, I., Mendizabal, A., Karas, T. Z., Byrnes, J., Lowery, M., Heldman, A. W. & Hare, J. M., Jan 1 2014, In : Circulation research. 114, 8, p. 1302-1310 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brief report: Antisynthetase syndrome-associated myocarditis

Sharma, K., Orbai, A. M., Desai, D., Cingolani, O. H., Halushka, M. K., Christopher-Stine, L., Mammen, A. L., Wu, K. C. & Zakaria, S., Dec 1 2014, In : Journal of cardiac failure. 20, 12, p. 939-945 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Comparison of the relation between left ventricular anatomy and QRS duration in patients with cardiomyopathy with versus without left bundle branch block

Chan, D. D., Wu, K. C., Loring, Z., Galeotti, L., Gerstenblith, G., Tomaselli, G., Weiss, R. G., Wagner, G. S. & Strauss, D. G., May 15 2014, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 113, 10, p. 1717-1722 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Image-based left ventricular shape analysis for sudden cardiac death risk stratification

Vadakkumpadan, F., Trayanova, N. & Wu, K. C., Oct 1 2014, In : Heart Rhythm. 11, 10, p. 1693-1700 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myocardial infarct segmentation and reconstruction from 2D late-gadolinium enhanced magnetic resonance images

Ukwatta, E., Yuan, J., Qiu, W., Wu, K. C., Trayanova, N. & Vadakkumpadan, F., Jan 1 2014, Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention, MICCAI 2014 - 17th International Conference, Proceedings. PART 2 ed. Springer Verlag, p. 554-561 8 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 8674 LNCS, no. PART 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2013

Cardiac MRI scar patterns differ by sex in an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator and cardiac resynchronization therapy cohort

Loring, Z., Strauss, D. G., Gerstenblith, G., Tomaselli, G. F., Weiss, R. G. & Wu, K. C., May 1 2013, In : Heart Rhythm. 10, 5, p. 659-665 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Left ventricular mechanical dyssynchrony by cardiac magnetic resonance is greater in patients with strict vs nonstrict electrocardiogram criteria for left bundle-branch block

Andersson, L. G., Wu, K. C., Wieslander, B., Loring, Z., Frank, T. F., Maynard, C., Gerstenblith, G., Tomaselli, G. F., Weiss, R. G., Wagner, G. S., Ugander, M. & Strauss, D. G., Jun 2013, In : American heart journal. 165, 6, p. 956-963 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Localization of myocardial scar in patients with cardiomyopathy and left bundle branch block using electrocardiographic Selvester QRS scoring

Wieslander, B., Wu, K. C., Loring, Z., Andersson, L. G., Frank, T. F., Gerstenblith, G., Tomaselli, G. F., Weiss, R. G., Wagner, G. S., Ugander, M. & Strauss, D. G., May 1 2013, In : Journal of Electrocardiology. 46, 3, p. 249-255 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metabolic rates of ATP transfer through creatine kinase (CK flux) predict clinical heart failure events and death

Bottomley, P. A., Panjrath, G. S., Lai, S., Hirsch, G. A., Wu, K., Najjar, S. S., Steinberg, A., Gerstenblith, G. & Weiss, R. G., Dec 11 2013, In : Science translational medicine. 5, 215, 215re3.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Right, but not left, bundle branch block is associated with large anteroseptal scar

Strauss, D. G., Loring, Z., Selvester, R. H., Gerstenblith, G., Tomaselli, G., Weiss, R. G., Wagner, G. S. & Wu, K. C., Sep 10 2013, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 62, 11, p. 959-967 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Screening entire health system ecg databases to identify patients at increased risk of death

Strauss, D. G., Mewton, N., Verrier, R. L., Nearing, B. D., Marchlinski, F. E., Killian, T., Moxley, J., Tereshchenko, L. G., Wu, K. C., Winslow, R., Cox, C., Spooner, P. M. & Lima, J. A. C., Dec 1 2013, In : Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology. 6, 6, p. 1156-1162 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012

CMR of microvascular obstruction and hemorrhage in myocardial infarction

Wu, K. C., Oct 2 2012, In : Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. 14, 1, 68.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Correspondence

Wu, K. C., Gerstenblith, G., Marine, J. E., Dalal, D., Cheng, A., Lima, J. A. C., Tomaselli, G. F., Weiss, R. G., Guallar, E. & Marban, E., Oct 11 2012, In : Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging. 5, 4, p. e53

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Left-ventricular shape analysis for predicting sudden cardiac death risk

Vadakkumpadan, F., Trayanova, N., Younes, L. & Wu, K. C., Dec 14 2012, 2012 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBC 2012. p. 4067-4070 4 p. 6346860. (Proceedings of the Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Myocardial viability imaging: Dead or alive?

Wu, K. C., Feb 28 2012, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 59, 9, p. 836-837 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2011

ACCF/ASE/AHA/ASNC/HFSA/HRS/SCAI/SCCM/SCCT/SCMR 2011 Appropriate Use Criteria for Echocardiography

Douglas, P. S., Garcia, M. J., Haines, D. E., Lai, W. W., Manning, W. J., Patel, A. R., Picard, M. H., Polk, D. M., Ragosta, M., Ward, R. P., Weiner, R. B., Bailey, S. R., Alagona, P., Anderson, J. L., DeCara, J. M., Dolor, R. J., Fazel, R., Gillespie, J. A., Heidenreich, P. A., Leykum, L. K. & 15 others, Marine, J. E., Mishkel, G. J., Pellikka, P. A., Raff, G. L., Vijayaraghavan, K., Weissman, N. J., Wu, K. C., Wolk, M. J., Hendel, R. C., Kramer, C. M., Min, J. K., Patel, M. R., Shaw, L., Stainback, R. F. & Allen, J. M., Mar 1 2011, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 57, 9, p. 1126-1166 41 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

An ECG index of myocardial scar enhances prediction of defibrillator shocks: An analysis of the Sudden Cardiac Death in Heart Failure Trial

Strauss, D. G., Poole, J. E., Wagner, G. S., Selvester, R. H., Miller, J. M., Anderson, J., Johnson, G., McNulty, S. E., Mark, D. B., Lee, K. L., Bardy, G. H. & Wu, K. C., Jan 1 2011, In : Heart Rhythm. 8, 1, p. 38-45 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ECG scar quantification correlates with cardiac magnetic resonance scar size and prognostic factors in Chagas' disease

Strauss, D. G., Cardoso, S., Lima, J. A. C., Rochitte, C. E. & Wu, K. C., Mar 1 2011, In : Heart. 97, 5, p. 357-361 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010

Update on newer antihypertensive medicines and interventions

Wu, K. C. & Gerstenblith, G., Sep 1 2010, In : Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 15, 3, p. 257-267 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2009

Cardiac motion analysis in ischemic and non-ischemic cardiomyopathy using parallel transport

Ardekani, S., Weiss, R. G., Lardo, A. C., George, R. T., Lima, J. A. C., Wu, K. C., Miller, M. I., Winslow, R. L. & Younes, L., Nov 17 2009, Proceedings - 2009 IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging: From Nano to Macro, ISBI 2009. p. 899-902 4 p. 5193198. (Proceedings - 2009 IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging: From Nano to Macro, ISBI 2009).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Computational Method for Identifying and Quantifying Shape Features of Human Left Ventricular Remodeling

Ardekani, S., Weiss, R. G., Lardo, A. C., George, R. T., Lima, J. A. C., Wu, K. C., Miller, M. I., Winslow, R. L. & Younes, L., Jun 1 2009, In : Annals of biomedical engineering. 37, 6, p. 1043-1054 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle