Research Work & Publications

  1. A Dissertation submitted to Gujarat University for M.D (Internal Medicine) examination held in March 1996.
  2. Topic: Paraplegia: A study of 30 patients with MRI.
  3. 2.  A Dissertation submitted to Gujarat University for D.M. Cardiology examinations held in March 1999.
  4. Topic: Multi-vessel coronary intervention: immediate results and short-term follow-up.
  5. Scientific papers published in the 49th Annual Conference of The Cardiological Society of India, November 1997. Abstract issue- Indian Heart Journal. Vol. 49, No.6.
    • Concurrent multivalent balloon dilatation: Acute results and short-term follow up. Shah U.G., Dani S.I., Shah B.R., Rawal J.R., Jain S.S., Chandarana A.H., Joshi H.U.
    • Permanent pacemaker implantation in Gujarat: A single centre experience. Dani S.I., Mehta S.K., Rawal J.R., Shah B.R., Prajapati J., Chandarana A.H., Joshi H.U.
    • Left main coronary artery disease in Gujarati population. Dani S.I., Chandarana A.H., Rawal J.R., Shah B.R., Shah U.G., Jain S.S, Baxi H.B, Joshi H.U.
    • Pulmonary Stenosis: Long term results of balloon dilatation. Dani S.I., Rawal J.R., Shah B.R., Jain S.S., Shah U.G., Baxi H.B., Chandarana A.H., Joshi H.U.
  6. Scientific papers published in the 50th Annual Conference of The Cardiological Society of India, December 1998. Abstract issue- Indian Heart Journal, Vol.50, No.6.
    • Balloon dilatation of coarctation of aorta in adults: immediate results and intermediate follow up. Dani S.I., Rawal J.R., Shah B.R., Jain S.S., Shah U.G., Baxi H.B., Chandarana A.H., Joshi H.U.
    • Combination of plain PTCA with stenting in coronary artery disease: immediate and intermediate-term outcome. Dani S.I., Shah B.R., Shah U.G., Baxi H.B., Chandarana A.H., Joshi H.U.
    • Pura Vario- A poor man’s stent: Six months clinical and angiographic follow up. Solanki D.R., Dani S.I., Shah B.R., Shah U.G., Jain S.R., Chandarana A.H.
    • Intracoronary Saint Come stents: Short and mid-term follow up results.Shah B.R., Dani S.I., Shah U.G., Jain S.R., Chandarana A.H., Baxi H.B.
  7. Scientific paper published in the 54th Annual conference of Cardiological Society of India, December 2002. Abstract: Indian Heart Journal. Distal Protection Device Percusurge guardwire: Use in native coronary arteries in setting of Acute Coronary Syndrome.
  8. Comparison between different LMWH: Are they different? An article published in the Annual Journal of Associations of Physicians of Gujarat, December 2002.
  9. JNC VII guidelines for prevention, detection, evaluation and treatment of Hypertension: An Indian perspective An article published in the Annual Journal of Associations of Physicians of Gujarat, December 2003.
  10. Reversal of Slow or no-reflow During Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty Using Boluses of Intracoronary Adenosine and Sodium Nitroprusside in Combination. Journal of American College of Cardiology (Supplement A) March 19, 2003; Vol 41: Issue 6: 1101-201. Parikh K.H., Chag M.C., Shah U.G., Baxi H.B., Chandarana A.H., Naik A.M., Shah k. J., Goyal R.K.
  11. Effect of Folate treatment on Homocysteinemia in Cardiac patients: A Prospective Study. Indian J Cardiol 2002; ISSN 0972 – 1622 Vol 5: No. 1-4: 53. Mehta K.N., Parikh K.H., Chag M.C., Shah U.G., Baxi H.B., Chandarana A.H., Naik A.M., Goyal R.K.
  12. Reversal of Slow or no- reflow During Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty Using Boluses of Intracoronary Adenosine and Sodium Nitroprusside in Combination. Indian J Cardiol 2003, 5: 38. Shah K. J., Parikh K.H., Chag M.C., Shah U.G., Baxi H.B., Chandarana A.H., Naik A.M., Goyal R.K.
  13. Effect of Folate treatment on Homocysteinemia in Cardiac patients: A Prospective Study. Pharmacological Research (Submitted). Mehta K.N., Parikh K.H., Chag M.C., Shah U.G., Baxi H.B., Chandarana A.H., Naik A.M., Goyal R.K.
  14. Acute Results of Intermediate – Term follow up of Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty with Cardioprotection by balloon Occlusion Distal Protection Device. Indian Heart J, J-233 2002; 54: 561- 568. Parikh K.H., Chag M.C., Shah U.G., baxi H.B., Chandarana A.H., naik A.M., Goyal R.K., Shah K.J.
  15. Prevalence of hyperhomocysteinemia in Western Indian Population with or without Coronary Artery Disease. Indian J Cardiol. (In Press). Shah K.J., Parikh K.H., Chag M.C., Shah U.G., Baxi H.B., Chandarana A.H., Naik A.M., Goyal R.K.
  16. Effect of Folate Treatment on Homocysteinemia in Cardiac Patients: A Prospective Study: Mehta K.N., Parikh K.H., Chag M.C., Shah U.G., Baxi H.A., Chandarana A.H., Naik AM, Goyal R.K. Indian J Pharmacol. (Abstract)
  17. Acute results and Intermediate term follow up of PCI with Cardioprotection by Balloon Occlusion Distal Protection Device. Parikh K.H., Chag M.C, Shah U.G, Baxi H.A., Chandarana A.H., Naik A.M, Goyal R.K., Shah K.J. Indian Heart J. J-233, 2002; 54: 561-568.
  18. Effect of Folate Treatment on Pharmacological Homocysteinemia in Cardiac Research Patients: A Prospective Study. Mehta K.N., Parikh K.H., Chag M.C., Shah U.G., Baxi H.A., Chandarana A.H., Naik A.M., Goyal R.K. Pharmacological Research (submitted) 2003.
  19. Effect of Folate Treatment on Homocysteinemia in Patients: A Prospective Study. Mehta K.N., Parikh K.H., Chag M.C., Shah U.G., Baxi H.A., Chandarana A.H., Naik A.M., Goyal R.K. Indian J Cardiol.2003; 5: 53.
  20. Reversal of Slow-Flow or No-Reflow in PTCA using boluses of IC Adenosine and Sodium Nitroprusside combination. Shah K.J., Parikh K.H., Chag M.C., Shah U.G., Baxi H.A., Chandarana A.H., Naik A.M., Goyal R.K. Indian J Cardiol. 2003: 5: 38.
  21. Reversal of Slow-Flow or No-Reflow in PTCA using Boluses of IC Adenosine and Sodium Nitroprusside. Parikh K.H., Chag M.C., Shah U.G., Baxi H.A., Chandarana A.H., Naik A.M.,Shah K.J., Goyal R.K. Suppl to JACC, March 19, 2003; 41 (6), Suppl A: 1101- 201.
  22. First in Human Implanted Device in Pulmonary Artery Using Acoustic Telemetry Based on Non-Invasive Ultrasound Activation and Communication. Parikh KH, Shah HD, Naik AM, Chag MC, Shah UG, Baxi HA, Chandarana AH, Shah JN, Rozenman Y, Waagstein F*, Hjalmarson A*. Accepted in ACC 2006.
  23. Effect of Metoprolol CR/XL on Pulmonary Artery Pressure in Heart Failure measured non-invasively using first-in-man implantable device responding to ultrasonic signal. Parikh KH, Shah HD, Naik AM, Chag MC, Shah UG, Baxi HA, Chandarana AH, Shah JN, Rozenman Y, Waagstein F*, Hjalmarson A*. Accepted in ACC 2006.
  24. Effect Of Metoprolol CR/XL On Diurnal Variation In Pulmonary Artery Pressure Measured Non-invasively Using First In Human Implant Responding To Ultrasonic Signals. Parikh KH, Shah HD, Naik AM, Chag MC, Shah UG, Baxi HA, Chandarana AH, Shah JN, Rozenman Y, Waagstein F*, Hjalmarson A*. Accepted in ACC 2006.