Oxford Textbook of Medicine. First author: chapter on cardiac arrhythmias, 2014.

Jain, A., Ginks, M. & Al-Obaidi, M. Crash Course in Cardiology, 3rd Edition. 2008. Mosby/Elsevier


I edited the patient information booklet on atrial fibrillation for the Atrial Fibrillation Association.


A multicentered evaluation of ablation at higher power guided by ablation index: establishing ablation targets for pulmonary vein isolation.

Dhillon G, Ahsan S, Honarbakhsh S, Lim W, Baca M, Graham A, Srinivasan N, Sawhney V, Sporton S, Schilling RJ, Chow A, Ginks M, Sohal M, Gallagher MM, Hunter RJ.

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2018 Dec 16. doi: 10.1111/jce.13813. [Epub ahead of print]

Myocardial Perfusion Is Impaired and Relates to Cardiac Dysfunction in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation Both Before and After Successful Catheter Ablation.

Wijesurendra RS, Liu A, Notaristefano F, Ntusi NAB, Karamitsos TD, Bashir Y, Ginks M, Rajappan K, Betts TR, Jerosch-Herold M, Ferreira VM, Neubauer S, Casadei B.

J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 Aug 7;7(15):e009218. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.118.009218.

Endocardial left ventricular pacing across the interventricular septum for cardiac resynchronization therapy: Clinical results of a pilot study.

Gamble JHP, Herring N, Ginks MR, Rajappan K, Bashir Y, Betts TR.

Heart Rhythm. 2018 Jul;15(7):1017-1022. doi: 10.1016/j.hrthm.2018.02.032. Epub 2018 Mar 2.

Endocardial left ventricular pacing for cardiac resynchronization: systematic review and meta-analysis.

Gamble JHP, Herring N, Ginks M, Rajappan K, Bashir Y, Betts TR.

Europace. 2018 Jan 1;20(1):73-81. doi: 10.1093/europace/euw381.

Premature termination of radiofrequency delivery during pulmonary vein isolation due to oesophageal temperature alerts: impact on acute and chronic pulmonary vein reconnection.

Leo M, Pedersen MF, Rajappan K, Ginks M, Bashir Y, Betts TR.

Europace. 2016 May 31. pii: euw102.

Randomized trial comparing pulmonary vein isolation using the SmartTouch catheter with or without real-time contact force data.

Ullah W, McLean A, Tayebjee M, Gupta D, Ginks MR, Haywood GA, O’Neill M, Lambiase PD, Earley MJ, Schilling RJ; UK Multicentre Trials Group**.

Heart Rhythm. 2016 May 9. pii: S1547-5271(16)30273-9. doi: 10.1016/j.hrthm.2016.05.011.

The Role of Adenosine in Pulmonary Vein Isolation: A Critical Review.

Dallaglio PD, Betts TR, Ginks M, Bashir Y, Anguera I, Rajappan K.

Cardiol Res Pract. 2016;2016:8632509. doi: 10.1155/2016/8632509. Epub 2016 Feb 15.

Point-by-Point Radiofrequency Ablation Versus the Cryoballoon or a Novel Combined Approach: A Randomized Trial Comparing 3 Methods of Pulmonary Vein Isolation for Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation (The Cryo Versus RF Trial).

Hunter RJ, Baker V, Finlay MC, Duncan ER, Lovell MJ, Tayebjee MH, Ullah W, Siddiqui MS, McLEAN A, Richmond L, Kirkby C, Ginks MR, Dhinoja M, Sporton S, Earley MJ, Schilling RJ.

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2015 Dec;26(12):1307-14. doi: 10.1111/jce.12846. Epub 2015 Nov 25.

The relative role of patient physiology and device optimisation in cardiac resynchronisation therapy: A computational modelling study.

Crozier A, Blazevic B, Lamata P, Plank G, Ginks M, Duckett S, Sohal M, Shetty A, Rinaldi CA, Razavi R, Smith NP, Niederer SA.

J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2015 Nov 4. pii: S0022-2828(15)30096-1. doi: 10.1016/j.yjmcc.2015.10.026.

No Benefit of Complex Fractionated Atrial Electrogram Ablation in Addition to Circumferential Pulmonary Vein Ablation and Linear Ablation: Benefit of Complex Ablation Study.

Wong KC, Paisey JR, Sopher M, Balasubramaniam R, Jones M, Qureshi N, Hayes CR, Ginks MR, Rajappan K, Bashir Y, Betts TR.

Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2015 Dec;8(6):1316-24. doi: 10.1161/CIRCEP.114.002504. Epub 2015 Aug 17.

Limitations of chronic delivery of multi-vein left ventricular stimulation for cardiac resynchronization therapy.

Behar JM, Bostock J, Ginks M, Jackson T, Sohal M, Claridge S, Razavi R, Rinaldi CA.

J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2015 Mar;42(2):135-42. doi: 10.1007/s10840-014-9971-2. Epub 2015 Jan 28.

Catheter ablation of persistent atrial fibrillation.

Rajappan K, Ginks M.

Future Cardiol. 2014 Jul;10(4):553-62. doi: 10.2217/fca.14.40.

A prospective evaluation of cardiovascular magnetic resonance measures of dyssynchrony in the prediction of response to cardiac resynchronization therapy.

Sohal M, Duckett SG, Zhuang X, Shi W, Ginks M, Shetty A, Sammut E, Kozerke S, Niederer S, Smith N, Ourselin S, Rinaldi C, Rueckert D, Carr-White G, Razavi R.

J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 2014 Aug 1;16(1):58. [Epub ahead of print]

Steerable sheath technology in the ablation of atrial fibrillation.

Joseph J, Wong KC, Ginks MR, Bashir Y, Betts TR, Rajappan K.

Recent Pat Cardiovasc Drug Discov. 2013 Dec;8(3):171-7.

A comparison of left ventricular endocardial, multisite, and multipolar epicardial cardiac resynchronization: an acute haemodynamic and electroanatomical study.

Shetty AK, Sohal M, Chen Z, Ginks MR, Bostock J, Amraoui S, Ryu K, Rosenberg SP, Niederer SA, Gill J, Carr-White G, Razavi R, Rinaldi CA Europace. 2014 Feb 12. [Epub ahead of print]

The reliability of cardiogenic impedance and correlation with echocardiographic and plethysmographic parameters for predicting CRT time intervals post implantation.

Sciaraffia E, Ginks MR, Gustafsson J, Karlsson A, Rinaldi CA, Lundqvist CB.

J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2013 Apr 27. [Epub ahead of print]

Benefits of Endocardial and Multi-site Pacing are Dependent on the Type of LV Electrical Activation Pattern and Presence of Ischemic Heart Disease: Insights from Electro-anatomical Mapping.

Ginks MR, Shetty AS, Lambiase PD, Duckett SG, Bostock J, Peacock JL, Rhode KS, Bucknall C, Gill J, Taggart P, Leclercq C, Carr-Whire GS, Razavi R , Rinaldi CA.

Circulation: Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology 2012 [Epub ahead of print]

Epicardial catheter ablation for ventricular tachycardia in heparinized patients.

Page SP, Duncan ER, Thomas G, Ginks MR, Earley MJ, Sporton SC, Dhinoja M, Schilling RJEuropace. 2012 Sep 21. [Epub ahead of print]

Analyses of the Redistribution of Work following Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy in a Patient Specific Model.

Niederer SA, Lamata P, Plank G, Chinchapatnam P, Ginks M, Rhode K, Rinaldi CA, Razavi R, Smith NP. PLoS One. 2012;7(8):e43504. Epub 2012 Aug 28.

Coupled personalization of cardiac electrophysiology models for prediction of ischaemic ventricular tachycardia.

Relan J, Chinchapatnam P, Sermesant M, Rhode K, Ginks M, Delingette H, Rinaldi CA, Razavi R, Ayache N. Interface Focus. 2011 Jun 6;1(3):396-407.

Adverse response to cardiac resynchronisation therapy in patients with septal scar on cardiac MRI preventing a septal right ventricular lead position.

Duckett SG, Ginks M, Shetty A, Kirubakaran S, Bostock J, Kapetanakis S, Gill J, Carr-White G, Razavi R, Rinaldi CA. J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2012; 33(2): 151-60

Improved Electrogram Attenuation during Ablation of Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation with the Hansen Robotic System.

Duncan ER, Finlay M, Page SP, Hunter R, Goromonzi F, Richmond L, Baker V, Ginks M, Ezzat V, Dhinoja M, Earley MJ, Sporton S, Schilling RJ. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2012 [Epub ahead of print]

Multi-site left ventricular pacing as a potential treatment for patients with postero-lateral scar: insights from cardiac magnetic resonance imaging and invasive haemodynamic assessment.

Ginks MR, Duckett SG, Kapetanakis S, Bostock J, Hamid S, Shetty A, Ma Y, Rhode KS, Carr-White GS, Razavi RS, Rinaldi CA Europace. 2011 Nov 1.

Relationship between intra-cardiac impedance and left ventricular contractility in patients undergoing cardiac resynchronization therapy.

Ginks MR, Sciaraffia E, Gustafsson J, Karlsson A, Hamid S, Bostock J, Simon M, Blomstrom-Lundqvist C & Rinaldi CA. Europace, 2011.

A Simultaneous X-MRI and Non Contact Mapping Study of the Acute Hemodynamic Effect of Left Ventricular Endocardial and Epicardial Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Humans.

Ginks MR, Lambiase PD, Duckett SG, Bostock J, Chinchapatnam P, Rhode KS, McPhail MJW, Simon M, Bucknall C, Carr-White G, Razavi R & Rinaldi CA. Circulation: Heart Failure 2011 Jan 7.

Invasive acute hemodynamic response to guide LV lead implantation predicts chronic remodelling in patients undergoing cardiac resynchronisation therapy.

Duckett S, Ginks MR, Shetty A, Bostock J, Razavi R, Carr-White GS & Rinaldi CA. JACC 2011 58(11): 1128-36.

Advanced image fusion to overlay coronary sinus anatomy with real-time fluoroscopy to facilitate left ventricular lead implantation in CRT.

Duckett SG, Ginks MR, Knowles BR, Ma Y, Shetty A, Bostock  J, Cooklin M, Gill J, Carr-White GS, Razavi R,  Schaeffter T, Rhode KS & Rinaldi  CA. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2011; 34 (2): 226-34.

The Acute Hemodynamic Response to LV Pacing within Individual Branches of the Coronary Sinus using a Quadripolar Lead.

Shetty AK, Duckett SG, Liang Y, Kapetanakis S, Ginks M, Bostock J, Carr-White G, Rhode K, Razavi R, Rinaldi CA. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2011 Nov 29. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-8159.2011.03268.x. [Epub ahead of print]

Patient-specific electromechanical models of the heart for the prediction of pacing acute effects in CRT: A preliminary clinical validation.

Sermesant M, Chabiniok R, Chinchapatnam P, Mansi T, Billet F, Moireau P, Peyrat JM, Wong K, Relan J, Rhode K, Ginks M, Lambiase P, Delingette H, Sorine M, Rinaldi CA, Chapelle D, Razavi R, Ayache N. Med Image Anal. 2011 Jul 23. [Epub ahead of print]

Personalization of Cardiac Motion and Contractility from Images using Variational Data Assimilation.

Delingette H, Billet F, Wong K, Sermesant M, Rhode K, Ginks M, Rinaldi C, Razavi R, Ayache N. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2011 Jun 27. [Epub ahead of print]

Relationship between endocardial activation sequences defined by high-density mapping to early septal contraction (septal flash) in patients with left bundle branch block undergoing cardiac resynchronization therapy.

Duckett SG, Camara O, Ginks MR, Bostock J, Chinchapatnam P, Sermesant M, Pashaei A, Lambiase P, Gill JS, Carr-White GS, Frangi AF, Razavi R, Bijnens B & Rinaldi CA. Europace 2011.

Personalization of cardiac motion and contractility from images using variational data assimilation.

Delingette H, Billet F, Wong K, Sermesant M, Rhode K, Ginks M, Rinaldi C, Razavi R & Ayache N. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2011.

Male gender and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease predict a poor clinical response in patients undergoing cardiac resynchronisation therapy.

Kirubakaran S, Ladwiniec A, Arujuna A, Ginks M, McPhail M, Bostock J, Carr-White G, Rinaldi CA. Int J Clin Pract. 2011 Mar; 65(3): 281-8.

Cardiac MRI to investigate myocardial scar and coronary venous anatomy using a slow infusion of dimeglumine gadobenate in patients undergoing assessment for cardiac resynchronisation therapy.

Duckett SG, Chiribiri A, Ginks MR, Sinclair S, Knowles BR, Botnar R, Carr-White GS, Rinaldi  CA, Nagel E, Razavi R & Schaeffter T. JMRI 2011; 33 (1): 87-95.

Length dependent tension in the failing heart and the efficacy of cardiac resynchronisation therapy.

Niederer SA, Plank G, Chinchapatnam P, Ginks M, Lamata P, Rhode KS, Rinaldi  CA, Razavi R & Smith N. Cardiovascular Research 2010; Nov 3 [E-pub ahead of print].

Initial single-centre experience of a quadripolar pacing lead for cardiac resynchronization therapy.

Shetty A, Duckett S, Bostock J, Roy D, Hamid S, Ginks M, Rosenthal E, Razavi R & Rinaldi CA. PACE 2011 34 (4): 484-9.

Real time fusion of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography venography with X-ray fluoroscopy to aid cardiac resynchronisation therapy implantation in patients with persistent left superior cava.

Duckett S, Ginks M, Shetty A, Knowles B, Totman J, Chiribiri A, Ma Y, Razavi R, Schaeffter T, Carr-White G, Rhode K & Rinaldi CA. Europace 2010

A Novel Cardiac MRI Protocol To Guide Successful Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Implantation.

Duckett S, Ginks M, Knowles B, Chiribiri A, Ma Y-L, Razavi R, Schaeffter T, Carr-White G,  Rinaldi CA & Rhode K. Circulation: Heart Failure. 2010;3:e18-e21

Impact of variant pulmonary vein anatomy and image integration on long term outcome after catheter ablation for AF.

Hunter RJ, Ginks M, Ang R, Diab I, Goromonzi F, Page S, Baker V, Richmond L, Tayebjee M, Sporton S, Earley MJ & Schilling RJ. Europace 2010; 12(12): 1691-7.

2D-3D Registration of Cardiac Images Using Catheter Constraints.

Truong M, Aslam A, Ginks M, Rinaldi CA, Razavi R, Penney G & Rhode K. Proceedings of Computers in Cardiology 2009.

A novel technique for the three-dimensional visualization of radio-frequency ablation lesions using delayed enhancement magnetic resonance imaging.

Knowles B, Caulfield D, Ginks M, Cooklin M, Bostock M, Rinaldi CA, Gill J, Razavi R, Schaeffter T & Rhode K. SPIE Medical Imaging 2009 vol 7261

Evaluation of a robotic arm for echocardiography to X-ray image registration during cardiac catheterization procedures. 

Ma Y, Penney GP, Bos D, Frissen P, de Fockert G, King A, Gao G, Yao C, Totman J, Ginks M, Rinaldi C, Razavi R, Rhode KS. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2009;2009:5829-32.

Personalised electromechanical model of the heart for the prediction of the acute effects of cardiac resynchronization therapy.

Sermesant M, Billet F, Chabiniok R, Mansi T, Chinchapatnam P, Moireau P, Peyrat J-M, Rhode K, Ginks M, Lambiase P, Arridge S, Delingette H, Sorine M, Rinaldi CA, Chapelle D, Razavi R. & Ayache N. Functional Imaging and Modeling of the Heart 2009.

A subject-specific technique for respiratory motion correction in image-guided cardiac catheterisation procedures.

King A, Boubertakh R, Rhode K, Ma Y, Chinchapatnam P, Gao G, Tangcharoen T, Ginks M, Cooklin M, Gill J, Hawkes D, Razavi R & Schaeffter T. Med Image Analysis 2009 (3); 419-31

Pacemaker and Defibrillator Lead Extraction: Predictors of Mortality During Follow Up.

Hamid S, Arujuna A, Ginks M, McPhail M, Bucknall C & Rinaldi CA. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2009 Nov 2.

Estimation of volumetric apparent conductivity from endocardial electro-anatomic mapping.

Chinchapatnam P, Rhode KS, Ginks M, Mansi T, Peyrat JM, Lambiase P, Rinaldi C, Razavi R, Arridge S, Sermesant M. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2009;2009:2907-10

Model-based imaging of cardiac apparent conductivity and local conduction velocity for diagnosis and planning of therapy.

Chinchapatnam P, Rhode K, Ginks M, Rinaldi A, Lambiase P, Arridge S & Sermesant M. IEEE Transactions on Medical imaging 2008 27 (11): 1621-42

Pharmacokinetic modelling of delayed gadolinium enhancement in the myocardium.

Knowles B, Batchelor P, Parish V, Ginks M, Plein S, Razavi R & Schaeffter T. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 2008 60 (6): 1524-30

Future of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy.

Arujuna A, Ginks M & Rinaldi CA. Future Cardiology 2008 4 (2) 191-200

Recent Patents in Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy.

Ginks M, Hamid S & Rinaldi CA. Recent Patents on Biomedical Engineering 2008 (1) 136-140.

Improving Cardiac Efficiency in Heart Failure by Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy.

Ginks M & Rinaldi CA. Heart and Metabolism 2008; 39: 1-5

Adult Stem Cells and their Role in the Treatment of Heart Disease.

Lovell MJ, Ginks M & Mathur A. Cardiology News 2005, 8(4), 6-11.