Emily Sue Ruckdeschel, MD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics

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Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
3400 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
B.A. (Honors Biology)
Johns Hopkins University, 2001.
M.D. (Medicine)
University of Maryland School of Medicine, 2006.
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Selected Publications

Miller EO, Stanistreet B, Ruckdeschel E, Nead K, Fortuna RJ: Factors associated with the accurate diagnosis of Obesity. Journal of Community Health 41(6): 1257-1263, December 2016.

Kim, YY, Ruckdeschel E: Approach to residual pulmonary valve dysfunction in adults with repaired tetralogy of Fallot. Heart 102(19): 1520-6, October 2016.

Ruckdeschel ES, Wolfel E, Nguyen DT: A Case of Cough-induced Ventricular Tachycardia in a Patient with a Left Ventricular Assist Device. Cardiology Electrophysiology Clinics 8(1): 165-167, March 2016.

Ruckdeschel ES, Schuller J, Nguyen DT.: Ventricular Tachycardia in Congenital Pulmonary Stenosis. Cardiac Electrophysiology Clinics 8(1): 205-209, March 2016.

Ruckdeschel ES, Kay J, Varosy P, Nguyen DT.: Slow Pathway Modification in a Patient with D-Transposition of the Great Arteries and Atrial Switch Procedure. Cardiac Electrophysiology Clinics 8(1): 191-196, March 2016.

Ruckdeschel ES, Kay J, Sauer WH, Nguyen DT: Atrial Fibrillation Ablation Without Pulmonary Vein Isolation in a Patient with Fontan Palliation. Cardiac Electrophysiology Clinics 8(1): 161-164, March 2016.

Cortez D, Ruckdeschel E, McCanta AC, Collins K, Sauer W, Kay J, Nguyen D.: Vectorcardiographic predictors of ventricular arrhythmia inducibility in patients with tetralogy of Fallot. Journal of Electrocardiology 48(2), March-April 2015.

Ruckdeschel E, Kay JD: Pulmonic regurgitation and management challenges in the adult with tetralogy of fallot. Current Treatment Options in Cardiovascular Medicine 16(6), June 2014.

Ruckdeschel ES, Quaife R, Kay J, Sauer WH, Collins K, Neltner B, and Nguyen DT. : Pre-procedural imaging in patients with Transposition of the Great Arteries facilitates placement of cardiac resynchronization therapy leads. Pacing Clinic Electrophysiology 37(5): 546-53, May 2014.

Ruckdeschel ES, Nicolarsen J, Yeung E, Khanna A, Kay J: Echocardiographic parameters of systemic right ventricular size and function compared to cardia MRI. Society for Cardiac MRI Scientific Sessions, New Orleans, LA 2014.

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