Shyam S Kothari

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Affiliation: Sehgal Nursing Home
Country: India

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Aneurysm of the vein of galen in neonates: report of four cases
    S S Kothari
    Department of Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Sciences Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian Heart J 53:499-502. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Chronic oral sildenafil therapy in severe pulmonary artery hypertension
    Shyam S Kothari
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian Heart J 54:404-9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint An infant with "dying spells"
    Shyam S Kothari
    Department of Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian Heart J 55:78-80. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Surgical outcome of staged univentricular-type repairs for patients with univentricular physiology and pulmonary hypertension
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Departments of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian Heart J 56:320-7. 2004
  5. doi request reprint An alternative technique for transfer of anomalous left coronary artery from the pulmonary trunk in children and adults using autogenous aortic and pulmonary arterial flaps
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Cardiol Young 18:165-76. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Criterions for selection of patients for, and results of, a new technique for construction of the modified Blalock-Taussig shunt
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Cardiol Young 16:463-73. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of embolic events in pediatric infective endocarditis
    Anita Saxena
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Indian Heart J 63:237-40. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Mixed total anomalous pulmonary venous connection: anatomic variations, surgical approach, techniques, and results
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:106-16, 116.e1-5. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Right pulmonary artery to left atrium communication
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:365-70. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Emergency manual systemic-to-pulmonary artery autotransfusion for severe cyanotic spell
    Shyam S Kothari
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 78:280-1. 2011

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Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint Aneurysm of the vein of galen in neonates: report of four cases
    S S Kothari
    Department of Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Sciences Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian Heart J 53:499-502. 2001
    ..We report 4 cases of neonates presenting with malformation of the vein of Galen at our insititution. An increased awareness of this entity seems warranted...
  2. ncbi request reprint Chronic oral sildenafil therapy in severe pulmonary artery hypertension
    Shyam S Kothari
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian Heart J 54:404-9. 2002
    ..Sildenafil, a selective phosphor-diesterase-5 inhibitor, may be of clincal benefit in patients with pulmonary artery hypertension...
  3. ncbi request reprint An infant with "dying spells"
    Shyam S Kothari
    Department of Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian Heart J 55:78-80. 2003
    ..The infant was discovered to have a vascular compression of the trachea by the innominate artery, almost serendipitously. He was cured of his symptoms by anterior suspension of the innominate artery...
  4. ncbi request reprint Surgical outcome of staged univentricular-type repairs for patients with univentricular physiology and pulmonary hypertension
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Departments of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian Heart J 56:320-7. 2004
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  5. doi request reprint An alternative technique for transfer of anomalous left coronary artery from the pulmonary trunk in children and adults using autogenous aortic and pulmonary arterial flaps
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Cardiol Young 18:165-76. 2008
    ..We report a new technique for re-implantation using combined autogenous aortic and pulmonary arterial flaps in situations when a direct connection was not possible...
  6. ncbi request reprint Criterions for selection of patients for, and results of, a new technique for construction of the modified Blalock-Taussig shunt
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Cardiol Young 16:463-73. 2006
    ..We describe alternative surgical techniques for construction of systemic-to-pulmonary arterial shunts, and propose criterions for their application in selected patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of embolic events in pediatric infective endocarditis
    Anita Saxena
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Indian Heart J 63:237-40. 2011
    ..We analysed the clinical and echocardiographic data of 50 consecutive children admitted to our centre with infective endocarditis over a five year period to determine the predictors of embolization...
  8. doi request reprint Mixed total anomalous pulmonary venous connection: anatomic variations, surgical approach, techniques, and results
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:106-16, 116.e1-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the morphologic characteristics and other risk factors that may predispose patients with mixed totally anomalous pulmonary venous connection to continuing high mortality after surgery...
  9. ncbi request reprint Right pulmonary artery to left atrium communication
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:365-70. 2005
    ..The operative mortality rate during the earlier era (1950 to 1979) was high, at 22%. More recently, the mortality rate has approached zero. An individualized surgical approach depending on the type of surgical connections is recommended...
  10. doi request reprint Emergency manual systemic-to-pulmonary artery autotransfusion for severe cyanotic spell
    Shyam S Kothari
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 78:280-1. 2011
    ..Manual autotransfusion of blood from aorta into the pulmonary arteries resulted in significant clinical improvement...
  11. doi request reprint Inflammatory markers are elevated in Eisenmenger syndrome
    Sivasubramanian Ramakrishnan
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences AIIMS, New Delhi, 110 029, India
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:1791-6. 2013
    ..Elevated hs-CRP in ES was associated with older age and shorter 6-min walk distance, but the levels of inflammatory markers were not predictive of clinical events...
  12. doi request reprint Acute and short-term hemodynamic effects of metoprolol in Eisenmenger syndrome: a preliminary observational study
    Sivasubramanian Ramakrishnan
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Am Heart J 161:938-43. 2011
    ..Bockers may be useful in Eisenmenger syndrome, but the safety and efficacy are not proven. The objective of the study was to evaluate the hemodynamic effects and safety of metoprolol in Eisenmenger syndrome...
  13. doi request reprint Amplatzer vascular plug closure of a Blalock-Taussig shunt through a Glenn shunt
    S Ramakrishnan
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 72:413-5. 2008
    ..The BT shunt which was clipped during the surgery was found to be patent. The BT shunt was finally closed from the bidirectional Glenn using an Amplatzer vascular plug, resulting in symptom relief...
  14. doi request reprint Gender differences in the utilisation of surgery for congenital heart disease in India
    Sivasubramanian Ramakrishnan
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110 029, India
    Heart 97:1920-5. 2011
    ..Girls with cardiac defects may not receive equitable care in India, but this has not been systematically studied...
  15. ncbi request reprint A suggested new surgical classification for mixed totally anomalous pulmonary venous connection
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Cardiol Young 17:342-53. 2007
    ..9%. We submit that an increased appreciation of various types of mixed totally anomalous pulmonary venous connection may well contribute to improved future surgical management...
  16. ncbi request reprint Anomalous origin of the right coronary artery from the left anterior interventricular coronary artery in the setting of tetralogy of Fallot
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Cardiol Young 16:501-3. 2006
    ..We describe anomalous origin of the right coronary artery from the left anterior interventricular coronary artery in a 16-year-old female with tetralogy of Fallot, highlighting the rarity and surgical significance of this anomaly...
  17. doi request reprint High prevalence of silent brain infarction in patients presenting with mechanical heart valve thrombosis
    Parag Barwad
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 12:345-8. 2012
    ..Symptomatic thromboembolic events including stroke occur frequently in patients with mechanical heart valves, particularly among those who are poorly anticoagulated...
  18. doi request reprint Hemodynamics of large ventricular septal defect and coexisting chronic constrictive pericarditis masquerading as Eisenmenger's syndrome
    Saurabh Kumar Gupta
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 83:263-9. 2014
    ..We report hemodynamics of a child in whom unusual coexistence of large VSD and chronic constrictive pericarditis (CCP) mimicked Eisenmeneger's syndrome. The strategy of stepwise hemodynamic evaluation led to good clinical outcome...
  19. ncbi request reprint A novel percutaneously adjustable device for ligature of the vertical vein in the setting of obstructive totally anomalous pulmonary venous connection
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Cardiol Young 17:380-6. 2007
    ..We describe here a new device, permitting adjustable ligation of the vertical vein, which permits us to avoid multiple reoperations...
  20. ncbi request reprint Congestive heart failure in unoperated tetralogy of Fallot: can hypoxia be a cause?
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian Heart J 57:65-7. 2005
    ..We postulate that congestive heart failure occurred because of severe myocardial hypoxia and its elimination resulted in markedly improved cardiac performance...
  21. ncbi request reprint Right pulmonary artery-to-left atrium communication: report of 5 cases
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:336-8. 2005
    ..An individualized management algorithm is recommended...
  22. ncbi request reprint Secundum ASD--not for closure
    Naresh Kumar Goyal
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian Heart J 57:268-9. 2005
    ..The closure was not done. Further investigation led to the diagnosis of primary cardiac amyloidosis...
  23. doi request reprint Trans-septal closure of a right pulmonary artery to left atrial communication
    Sivasubramanian Ramakrishnan
    Department of Cardiology, AIIMS, New Delhi, India
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 75:1096-9. 2010
    ..Interventional closure of the fistula using occluder devices and coils have been rarely reported. We report an easy method of closure of the communication through trans-septal approach using an Amplatzer duct occluder...
  24. ncbi request reprint Baffle leak following lateral tunnel Fontan--treated with a vascular plug
    S Ramakrishnan
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Indian Heart J 61:285-7. 2009
    ..The advantages and disadvantages of Amplater vascular plug for the closure of baffle leak are discussed...
  25. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of rheumatic heart disease: has it declined in India?
    S Ramakrishnan
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
    Natl Med J India 22:72-4. 2009
    ..However, the cumulative burden of the disease remains high, and sustained efforts for the prevention of rheumatic heart disease are warranted...
  26. ncbi request reprint Sewing needle in the heart
    Sachin Talwar
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 14:63-5. 2006
    ..An unusual case of a sewing needle in the heart is reported for its rarity. The relevant literature is briefly reviewed...
  27. pmc Complete heart block due to diphtheritic myocarditis in the present era
    Mithun J Varghese
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Pediatr Cardiol 6:34-8. 2013
    ..Three patients survived, one with persistent complete heart block. Aggressive supportive management including transvenous pacing may result in complete recovery in a significant number of children with diphtheric myocarditis...
  28. ncbi request reprint Intra-aortic balloon counterpulsation in a patient with the failing Fontan circulation
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Cardiol Young 17:102-4. 2007
    ..Aortic counterpulsation facilitates recovery of systemic ventricular function, and appears to be a reasonable alternative in select instances of cardiac failure in patients with the Fontan circulation...
  29. ncbi request reprint Predictors of embolic events in pediatric infective endocarditis
    Anita Saxena
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Indian Heart J 61:242-5. 2009
    ..We analysed the clinical and echocardiographic data of 50 consecutive children admitted to our centre with infective endocarditis over a five year period to determine the predictors of embolization...
  30. doi request reprint De novo fenestration of extra-cardiac Fontan Goretex conduit assisted by Inoue balloon
    Saurabh Kumar Gupta
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 82:E893-7. 2013
    ..We report a 17-year-old boy with failing Fontan circuit in whom fenestration was created, aided by an Inoue balloon...
  31. ncbi request reprint Postoperative assessment of the univentricular repair by dynamic radionuclide studies
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic, Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110 029, India
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:658-65. 2004
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to determine the role of radionuclide studies in evaluating postoperative Fontan hemodynamics and to quantify its diagnostic accuracy...
  32. pmc Ductal recanalization and stenting for late presenters with TGA intact ventricular septum
    Shyam S Kothari
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Ann Pediatr Cardiol 4:135-8. 2011
    ..Primary switch, two-stage switch, and Senning operation are the options. Left ventricular retraining prior to arterial switch by ductal stenting may be effective, but the experience is very limited...
  33. doi request reprint Use of Intra-Aortic Balloon Counterpulsation in an Adult Patient With Left Ventricular Failure following Repair of Tetralogy of Fallot: A Case Report
    Ujjwal K Chowdhury
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Sciences Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences AIIMS, New Delhi, India
    World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg 2:517-9. 2011
    ..Aortic counterpulsation facilitates recovery of biventricular function and appears to be a reasonable alternative in select instances of systemic ventricular failure following repair of tetralogy of Fallot. ..
  34. ncbi request reprint Intermediate-term results of percutaneous transvenous mitral commissurotomy in children less than 12 years of age
    Shyam S Kothari
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 64:487-90. 2005
    ..4% 8.7%. PTMC provides excellent intermediate-term palliation even in young children with rheumatic mitral stenosis...
  35. pmc Recurrent hemorrhagic pericardial effusion in a child due to diffuse lymphangiohemangiomatosis: a case report
    Shyam S Kothari
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, 110029, India
    J Med Case Reports 4:62. 2010
    ..Recurrent hemorrhagic pericardial effusion in children with no identifiable cause is a rare presentation...
  36. ncbi request reprint Isolation of the left subclavian artery
    Ambuj Roy
    Cardiothoracic Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian Heart J 55:65-7. 2003
    ..The isolated left subclavian artery was reimplanted in one patient. This rare anomaly has clinical and surgical relevance and should be diagnosed by diligent clinical and angiographic evaluation...
  37. doi request reprint Timing of adverse events during fibrinolytic therapy with streptokinase for left-sided prosthetic valve thrombosis
    Ganesan Karthikeyan
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Room 24, Cardiothoracic Sciences Center, New Delhi, 110029 India
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 32:146-9. 2011
    ..25-11.20, P = 0.018). Contrary to current thinking, adverse events can occur early during fibrinolytic therapy for left-sided PVT. This has important implications for the use of fibrinolysis as first line treatment for left-sided PVT...