Publications and Research in Cardiology

  • Have presented 84 papers and publications in various national and international Journals .
  • Has done some pioneering cardiology work in Cardiac Transplant during the first cardiac transplant done in northern india in private sector .
  • Actively involved in treatment of patients of heart failure . Most natable being Principal Investigator for Major Heart Failure trials such as PRADIGM – Heart Failure Study .
  • Also part of 35 international trials some of them have changed the course of cardiac treatment all over the world.

Publications IN THE YEAR 2016
Articles

  • Efficacy and safety of the intensive dose of rosuvastatin 40 mg/day in patients with acute coronary syndrome and at high risk of cardiovascular disease-ROSUVEES-2, INDIAN HEART JOURNAL 68 9 2016), 766-771. Ashwani Mehta, Chetan P Shah, Bhaskar P Shah, Sameer I Dani, B B Channa, S S Lakshmanan, N C Krishnamani, P Moorthy .

Abstracts

  • Wadhwa ‘Rosuvastatin in Ischemic Stroke: Systematic Review of the Ongoing Clinical Trials’. Presented at 10th World Stroke Congress, WSC 2016, Hyderabad, India, 26- 29 October, 2016. Ashwani Mehta , Puneet Agarwal , CS Agarwal , Jaideep Bansal , Jamshed Dalal , Sadanand Shetty , Sundeep Mishra , Navneet.
  • Anemia and Iron deficiency in Indian patients with congestive heart failure J P S Sawhney, Ashwani Mehta, Himanshu Arora, Manish Sharma, Bhuwanesh Kandpal, Arun Mohanty.
  • Short term clinical and echocardiographic outcomes after use of polytetrafluroethylene (ptfe) bicuspid pulmonary valve during primary repair of tetralogy of fallot J P S Sawhney , Ashwani Mehta, Prashant Wankhede, Raja Joshi, Neeraj Aggarwal, Mridul Agarwal.

Research & Clinical Trials Done By Dr Ashwani Mehta

Dr Ashwani Mehta is a renowned cardiologist in India.He has conducted many National & International clinical trials as Principal investigator & Co-investigator Phase – II, III & IV trails GCP Certified.

  • SGRH. Dept of Cardiology is considered to be one of the best centre for Clinical research & trial in North India.
  • Received Achievement award for TMC CAN CHAMPION STUDY—Received GOLD MEDAL.
  • Epidemiological study done to look at incidence of Metabolic Syndrome in Indian Urban population.
  • Epidemiological study undertaken to look at incidence of NIDDM and CAD Urban Population.
  • Study of risk factors of CAD in the young patients presenting with myocardial infarction Risk factor evaluation in females having MI as presentation at a young age.

Observational Trials
1. Clarify Registry
2. Rely-AF Registry
3. CAD Registry

Ongoing Trials

  Name of Trial Indication Phase
1 TUXEDO CORONARY INTERVENTION IV
2 TABY ACS III
3 ATMOSPHERE CHF III
4 ENGAGE AF III
5 FREEDOM PAH III
6 PARAMOUNT CHF III
7 ATLAS ACS III
8 STABILITY ACS with Dyslipidemia III
9 SOLID TIMI ACS III
10 CLEOPATRA Stable Angina III
11 IRIS Stable Angina III
12 Remains Dyslipidemia III
13 TAO ACS III
14 PEGASUS ACS III
15 RELYABLE AF III
16 H7T-CR-TAEH CHF III
17 PARADIGM / CHF CHF III
18 Telecris PVD II
19 CANTOS POST MI  RAISED HSCRP II

Trials Completed

  Name of Trial Indication Phase
1 FAMI ACS III
2 EXTRACT – TIMI-25 ACS III
3 BIRELY AF III
4 GAP-486 NSVT with UA II
5 MALUP ACS III
6 SEPIA ACS II
7 SHINE ACS II
8 GEMMINI Dyslipidemia IV
9 PLATO ACS III
10 APPRAISE ACS III
11 MK0524A Dyslipidemia with CAD III
12 TRIDENT 1 ADHF III
13 ASCHEND HF ADHF III
14 CONVERT HF ADHF III
15 CURRENT AF III
16 POLYCAP ACS III
17 BOREALIS AF III


Community Based Preventive & Charitable Program

  1. Public awareness programmed related to life style modification & control of
    Risk Factors.
  2. Lecture related to Preventive Cardiology in Delhi Diabetic Forum, Rotary Club & Lions Club & Indian International Centre, IIPM.
  3. Public awareness program on Healthy Life Style through NGO for private & government sector employees.
  4. General Free Clinic for the poor patients at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital OPD biweekly

Major International Conferences participated in last 10 years

S.No YEAR VENUE CONFERENCE
1 2002 Sydney, Australia World Cardiology Congress – Presented Three Papers
2 2004 Washington Trans Catheter  Therapeutics
3   Thailand HDL Ranbaxy Summit
4 2005 Bali International Cardiology Speaker Symposium
5   Cairo HDL  Summit (HDL Ranbaxy Summit)
6   Paris Euro  Paris Course In Revascularisation
7   Monte Carlo Good Clinical Practice In Cardiology trials meet
8 2006 UAE Dubai HDL Ranbaxy Summit
9   Barcelona Spain European Society Of Cardiology and World Cardiology Conference- Presented Paper
10   Prague, Czech The European Acute Cardiac Care Congress
11 2007 Vietnam Clinical Cardiology Meet Asia Pacific Meet
12   Singapore Singapore Live Course
13   Vienna , Austria ESC-European Society Of Cardiology
14 2008 Italy  Milano European Cardiology Heart Failure Conference
15 2009 Guangzhou China April International Cardiology Meet
16 2010 Kuala Lampur Malaysia Course Of Cardiac Resynchronisation
17 2011 Valencia , Spain Hypertension Summit
18   Paris , France ESC-European Society Of Cardiology
19   New Orleans , USA ACC–American College Of Cardiology
20 2012 Dubai, UAE WCC 2012
21   Hong  Kong Hong Kong College of Cardiology as a guest faculty                                   

Major papers presented

  • Have presented 74 papers and publications in various National and International conferences and in various journals.
  • Presented paper titled—Role of Coxsackie virus infection in new onset of DM and myocarditis in World Cardiology Conference in 1996.
  • Overall 34 papers presented in the Cardiological society of Cardiology conferences from 1998 to 2011. 

Papers presented at 14th World Cardiology Conference at Sydney Australia, May 2002.

  • Asymptomatic coronary artery disease in patients with significant peripheral vascular disease. Detection by dobutamine stress echo and coronary angiography.
  • Diagnostic value of Head up Tilt Test in patients of unexplained syncope.
  • Asymptomatic carotid artery disease in patients with significant coronary artery disease undergoing CABG.

All these abstracts (3) were also published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology – May Issue, 2002.

Papers presented at European Society of Cardiology and World Cardiology Conference 2006, held at Barcelona Sept 2006 

Cardiac Output Estimation by Trans esophageal Doppler Monitoring versus Thermo dilution in the Intensive Coronary Care Unit ESC and WCC 2006, held at Barcelona Sept 2006 ,Abstract Book Supplement to the European Eur Heart J.2006; 27: iii-vi 

Papers presented at The European Acute Cardiac Care Congress 2006 held in Prague, Czech Republic 

Clinical Profile of Patients of Angina with Slow Flow and Normal Coronary Angiogram

 Lectures & Orations

  • Guest Speaker in CSI & various academic forum (IMA, API) different parts of country.
  • Guest Speaker at International Conferences of Cardiology like – Vietnam, UAE, Malaysia, Egypt.
  • Delivered more than 100 talks on Preventive Cardiology at various forums in the country.
  • Presented papers in national and international Conferences in Cardiology.
  • Received award for the best paper presentation during post-graduation by Delhi Branch of IMA.
  • Received award for best paper presentation at UPCSI held in Lucknow 1996.
  • Role of Coxsackie virus infection in newly diagnosed Diabetes in young adults.
  • Invited as Guest Faculty by Hong Kong College of cardiology in 2012.

Articles for awareness in cardiology

  • Guest Editor for magazine ‘CARE’ for circulation among cardiologist and general practioners .published from the year 2003 to 2007.
  • Written over 75 articles in various cardiology magazines and leading newspapers promoting prevention of cardiac diseases and lifestyle management till December 2013.

Contributed to various chapters in cardiology text books

  • Contributed to various Cardiology Books including a chapter on “Management of Acute Coronary Syndrome” as the co aurthor in API text took of Medicine.
  • Contributed chapter- An Algorhythmic approach to treatment of Arrhythmia in children.
  • Emergencies in Infectious diseases: from head to toe. Editors Nancy Misri Khardori, Chand Wattal. 1st ed 2010 Byword Books, New Delhi.