Position:
Clinical Assistant Professor
Division:
Cardiology
Research Interests:

Heart Failure, Cardiac Rehabilitation and Internet Applications

Education:
MB ChB, University of Cape Town
FRCPC, University of British Columbia Internal Medicine Residency & Cardiology Fellowship
Recent Publications:
  • •Heilbron B, Andrews G, Isserow S, Forster B.  Coronary Computed Tomographic Angiography in British Columbia: A Review.  BCMJ 49:2, 78-84. 2007.
  • •Heilbron BG, Leipsic J Submillisievert coronary computed tomography angiography using adaptive statistical iterative reconstruction – a new reality  Can J Cardiol. 2010 Jan;26(1):35-6.
  • •Labounty TM, Leipsic J, Min JK, Heilbron B, Mancini GB, Lin FY, Earls JP. Effect of padding duration on radiation dose and image interpretation in prospectively ECG-triggered coronary CT angiographyAJR Am J Roentgenol. 2010 Apr;194(4):933-7.
  • •Troy M. LaBounty, Jonathon Leipsic, James K. Min, Brett Heilbron, G. B. John Mancini, Fay Y. Lin, and James P. Earls  Effect of Padding Duration on Radiation Dose and Image Interpretation in Prospectively ECG-Triggered Coronary CT Angiography Am. J. Roentgenol., Apr 2010; 194: 933 – 937.
  • •Al-Mohaissen M, Heilbron B, Leipsic J, Ignaszewski A Anomalous origin of the entire coronary system by three separate ostia within the right coronary sinus–a rarely observed coronary anomaly. Can J Cardiol. 2010 Jun;26(6):206-8.
  • •Andrade JG, Heilbron BG, Leipsic JA. Intracavitary right coronary artery Can J Cardiol. 2010 Jun;26(6):211-2.
  • •LaBounty TM, Leipsic J, Mancini GB, Heilbron B, Patel S, Kazerooni EA, Sundaram B, Lin FY, Dunning A, Saltzman AJ, Weisz G, Weinsaft JW, Choi JH, Koduru S, Min JK. Effect of a standardized radiation dose reduction protocol on diagnostic accuracy of coronary computed tomographic angiography. Am J Cardiol. 2010 Jul 15;106(2):287-92.
  • •Leipsic J, LaBounty TM, Heilbron B, et al Adaptive Statistical Iterative Reconstruction: Assessment of Image Noise and Image Quality in Coronary CT Angiography. Am. J. Roentgenol. 195: 10.2214.
  • •Leipsic J, LaBounty TM, Heilbron B, et al. Estimated Radiation Dose Reduction Using Adaptive Statistical Iterative Reconstruction in Coronary CT Angiography: The ERASIR Study. Am. J. Roentgenol. ; 195: 10.2214.
  • •Leipsic J, Labounty TM, Heilbron B, Min JK, Mancini GB, Lin FY, Taylor C, Dunning A, Earls JP. Estimated radiation dose reduction using adaptive statistical iterative reconstruction in coronary CT angiography: the ERASIR study. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2010 Sep;195(3):655-60.
  • •LaBounty TM, Earls JP, Leipsic J, Heilbron B, Mancini GB, Lin FY, Dunning AM, Min JK. Effect of a standardized quality-improvement protocol on radiation dose in coronary computed tomographic angiography. Am J Cardiol. 2010 Dec 1;106(11):1663-7.
  • •Frank Xavier Scheuermeyer, Eric Grafstein, Brett Heilbron, Grant Innes Emergency Department Management and 1-Year Outcomes of Patients With Atrial Flutter.  Annals of Emergency Medicine – 24 January 2011.