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Rajat Deo, MD, MTR

Associate Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Cardiovascular Medicine Division
9 Founders Pavilion
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 615-5455
Fax: (215) 662-2879
S.B. (Biology)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1996.
M.D. (Internal Medicine)
University of Michigan Medical School, 2001.
M.T.R. (Masters of Science in Translational Research)
University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, 2011.
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Description of CVI Expertise

CVI Program Unit(s):
Channel Biology / Electrophysiology

CVI Research Description:
• Risk prediction of sudden cardiac death
• Outcomes research in atrial fibrillation
• Genetic epidemiology

Selected Publications

Hyman MC, Rajat D: Proteomics of Atrial Fibrillation Evolving From a Coarse Understanding to a Fine Phenotype. JAMA Cardiol 2(5): 474–475, May 2017.

Enriquez A, Santangeli P, Zado ES, Liang J, Castro S, Garcia FC, Schaller RD, Supple GE, Frankel DS, Callans DJ, Lin D, Dixit S, Deo R, Riley MP, Marchlinski FE.: Postoperative atrial tachycardias after mitral valve surgery: Mechanisms and outcomes of catheter ablation. Heart Rhythm 14(4): 520-526, April 2017.

Liang JJ, Betensky BP, Muser D, Zado ES, Anter E, Desai ND, Callans DJ, Deo R, Frankel DS, Hutchinson MD, Lin D, Riley MP, Schaller RD, Supple GE, Santangeli P, Acker MA, Bavaria JE, Szeto WY, Vallabhajosyula P, Marchlinski FE, Dixit S.: Long-term outcome of surgical cryoablation for refractory ventricular tachycardia in patients with non-ischemic cardiomyopathy. Europace Apr 10 2017 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Deo R, Khodneva YA, Shlipak MG, Soliman EZ, Judd SE, McClellan WM, Brown TM, Rhodes JD, Gutierrez OM, Shah SJ, Albert CM, Safford MM. : Albuminuria, Kidney Function and Sudden Cardiac Death: Findings from the Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Study. Heart Rhythm 14(1): 65-71, Jan 2017.

Liang JJ, Elafros MA, Muser D, Pathak RK, Santangeli P, Zado ES, Frankel DS, Supple GE, Schaller RD, Deo R, Garcia FC, Lin D, Hutchinson MD, Riley MP, Callans DJ, Marchlinski FE, Dixit S.: Pulmonary Vein Antral Isolation and Nonpulmonary Vein Trigger Ablation Are Sufficient to Achieve Favorable Long-Term Outcomes Including Transformation to Paroxysmal Arrhythmias in Patients With Persistent and Long-Standing Persistent Atrial Fibrillation. Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology 9(11): e004239, Nov 2016.

Lash JP, Ricardo AC, Roy J, Deo R, Fischer M, Flack J, He J, Keane M, Lora C, Ojo A, Rahman M, Steigerwalt S, Tao K, Wolf M, Wright JT, Go AS: Race/Ethnicity and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Adults With CKD: Findings From the CRIC (Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort) and Hispanic CRIC Studies. Am J Kidney Dis 68(4): 545-553, Oct 2016 Notes: Epub 2016 May 19.

Evans DS, Avery CL, Nalls MA, Li G, Barnard J, Smith EN, Tanaka T, Butler AM, Buxbaum SG, Alonso A, Arking DE, Berenson GS, Bis JC, Buyske S, Carty CL, Chen W, Chung MK, Cummings SR, Deo R, Eaton CB, Fox ER, Heckbert SR, Heiss G, Hindorff LA, Hsueh W, Isaacs A, Jamshidi Y, Kerr KF, Liu F, Liu Y, Lohman KK, Magnani JW, Maher JF, Mehra R, Meng YA, Musani SK, Newton-Cheh C, North KE, Psaty BM, Redline S, Rotter JI, Schnabel RB, Schork NJ, Shohet RV, Singleton AB, Smith JD, Soliman EZ, Srinivasan SR, Taylor HA, Van Wagoner DR, Wilson JG, Young T, Zhang Z, Zonderman AB, Evans MK, Ferrucci L, Murray SS, Tranah GJ, Whitsel EA, Reiner AP, Sotoodehnia N: Fine-mapping, Novel Loci Identification, and SNP Association Transferability in a Genome-Wide Association Study of QRS Duration in African Americans. Hum Mol Genet 25(19): 4350-4368, Oct 1 2016.

Deo R, Norby FL, Katz R, Sotoodehnia N, Adabag S, DeFilippi CR, Kestenbaum B, Chen LY, Heckbert SR, Folsom AR, Kronmal RA, Konety S, Patton KK, Siscovick D, Shlipak MG, Alonso A: Development and Validation of a Sudden Cardiac Death Prediction Model for the General Population. Circulation 134(11): 806-16, Sep 13 2016.

Mehta R, Cai X, Lee J, Scialla JJ, Bansal N, Sondheimer JH, Chen J, Hamm LL, Ricardo AC, Navaneethan SD, Deo R, Rahman M, Feldman HI, Go AS, Isakova T, Wolf M: Association of Fibroblast Growth Factor 23 With Atrial Fibrillation in Chronic Kidney Disease, From the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort Study. JAMA Cardiol 1(5): 548-556, Aug 2016.

Dobre M, Roy J, Tao K, Anderson AH, Bansal N, Chen J, Deo R, Drawz P, Feldman HI, Hamm LL, Hostetter T, Kusek JW, Lora C, Ojo AO, Shrama K, Rahman M: Serum Bicarbonate and Structural and Functional Cardiac Abnormalities in Chronic Kidney Disease - A Report from the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort Study. Am J Nephrol 43(6): 411-420, July 2016.

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