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Annabelle S. Volgman, MD

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  • Cardiology
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine
Board Certification:
  • Cardiovascular Disease
Faculty Rank: Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Residency: University of Chicago Medical Center - Internal Medicine
Fellowship: Northwestern Memorial Hospital - Cardiology/Cardiac Electrophysiology
Clinical Expertise:
  • Arrhythmia
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Genetic testing
  • Heart disease in women
  • Heart disease prevention
Research Interests:
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Women and heart disease
Languages Spoken:
  • Tagalog
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to Listings go back five years.

  1. Single-lead portable ECG devices: Perceptions and clinical accuracy compared to conventional cardiac monitoring.
    Mehta DD, Nazir NT, Trohman RG, Volgman AS
    J Electrocardiol
    2015 Jul-Aug
  2. Randomized Clinical Trial of the Women's Lifestyle Physical Activity Program for African-American Women: 24- and 48-Week Outcomes.
    Wilbur J, Miller AM, Fogg L, McDevitt J, Castro CM, Schoeny ME, Buchholz SW, Braun LT, Ingram DM, Volgman AS, Dancy BL
    Am J Health Promot
    2015 Jul 9
  3. Burden of stroke in women.
    Lundberg GP, Volgman AS
    Trends Cardiovasc. Med.
    2015 Apr 20
  4. The Association between KIF6 Single Nucleotide Polymorphism rs20455 and Serum Lipids in Filipino-American Women.
    Ancheta IB, Battie CA, Richard D, Ancheta CV, Borja-Hart N, Volgman AS, Conley Y
    Nurs Res Pract
  5. Effectiveness, efficiency, duration, and costs of recruiting for an African American women's lifestyle physical activity program.
    Wilbur J, Buchholz SW, Ingram DM, Braun LT, Johnson TJ, Fogg L, Miller AM, Volgman AS, McDevitt J.
    Res Nurs Health. 2013
    2013 Jun 14. doi: 10.1002/nur.21550. [Epub ahead of print]
  6. Study of warfarin patients investigating attitudes toward therapy change (SWITCH Survey).
    Attaya S, Bornstein T, Ronquillo N, Volgman R, Braun LT, Trohman R, Volgman A.
    Am J Ther. 2012
    2012 Nov
    19(6):432-5. doi: 10.1097/MJT.0b013e3182373591.
  7. Women with atrial fibrillation: Greater risk, less attention.
    Volgman AS, Manankil MF, Mookherjee D, Trohman RG.
    Gend Med. 2009
    2009 Sep
    6(3):419-32. doi: 10.1016/j.genm.2009.09.008. Review.
  8. Women tolerate drug therapy for coronary artery disease as well as men do, but are treated less frequently with aspirin, beta-blockers, or statins.
    Enriquez JR, Pratap P, Zbilut JP, Calvin JE, Volgman AS.
    Gend Med. 2008
    2008 Mar
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