Mahek Shah

Summary

Country: India

Publications

  1. Shah M, Patil S, Patel B, Agarwal M, Davila C, Garg L, et al. Causes and Predictors of 30-Day Readmission in Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction and Cardiogenic Shock. Circ Heart Fail. 2018;11:e004310 pubmed publisher
    ..Patients are readmitted mainly for noncardiac causes. Identification of high-risk factors may guide interventions to improve outcomes within this population. ..
  2. Shah M, Patel B, Tripathi B, Agarwal M, Patnaik S, Ram P, et al. Hospital mortality and thirty day readmission among patients with non-acute myocardial infarction related cardiogenic shock. Int J Cardiol. 2018;270:60-67 pubmed publisher
    ..The majority of readmissions were due to non-cardiovascular causes. Identifying high-risk factors may help devise strategies to improve quality of care and reduce adverse outcome rates. ..
  3. Shah M, Maludum O, Bhalla V, De Venecia T, Patil S, Curet K, et al. QRS duration and left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) in non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI). Int J Cardiol. 2016;221:524-8 pubmed publisher
    ..This depression in LVEF is maintained for up to 12months. Thus, the QRSd at time of NSTEMI has additional prognostic significance. ..
  4. Shah M, Gajanana D, Wheeler D, Punjabi C, Maludum O, Mezue K, et al. Effects of staged versus ad hoc percutaneous coronary interventions on renal function-Is there a benefit to staging?. Cardiovasc Revasc Med. 2017;18:344-348 pubmed publisher
    ..The decline in renal function observed in both groups did not differ significantly, however worse renal outcomes were observed in the staged PCI group with baseline GFR ?60cm3/min. ..
  5. Shah M, Patnaik S, Patel B, Ram P, Garg L, Agarwal M, et al. Trends in mechanical circulatory support use and hospital mortality among patients with acute myocardial infarction and non-infarction related cardiogenic shock in the United States. Clin Res Cardiol. 2018;107:287-303 pubmed publisher
    ..Recent trends indicate an increase in both proportion of patients admitted with CS without associated AMI and in-hospital mortality across all CS admissions irrespective of AMI status. ..