Babu Kunadian

Summary

Affiliation: The James Cook University Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of valve hemodynamics and left ventricular mass regression for stentless versus stented aortic valves
    Babu Kunadian
    The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:73-8. 2007
  2. pmc Modifiable risk factors remain significant causes of medium term mortality after first time Coronary artery bypass grafting
    Babu Kunadian
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Blackpool Victoria Hospital, UK
    J Cardiothorac Surg 2:51. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Rescue angioplasty after failed fibrinolysis for acute myocardial infarction: predictors of a failed procedure and 1-year mortality
    Babu Kunadian
    The James Cook University Hospital, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, Cleveland TS4 3BW, United Kingdom
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 71:138-45. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The impact of chronically diseased coronary arteries and stenting on the corrected TIMI frame count in elective coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary intervention procedures
    Kunadian Vijayalakshmi
    Department of Cardiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 70:691-700. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Should patients in cardiogenic shock undergo rescue angioplasty after failed fibrinolysis: comparison of primary versus rescue angioplasty in cardiogenic shock patients
    Babu Kunadian
    Department of Cardiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
    J Invasive Cardiol 19:217-23. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of catheter sizes and intracoronary glyceryl trinitrate on the TIMI frame count when digital angiograms are acquired at lower frame rates during elective angiography and PCI
    Kunadian Vijayalakshmi
    Department of Cardiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, UK
    Acute Card Care 9:231-8. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Early invasive versus conservative treatment in patients with failed fibrinolysis--no late survival benefit: the final analysis of the Middlesbrough Early Revascularisation to Limit Infarction (MERLIN) randomized trial
    Babu Kunadian
    The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, UK
    Am Heart J 153:763-71. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of randomized trials comparing anti-embolic devices with standard PCI for improving myocardial reperfusion in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Babu Kunadian
    Department of Cardiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:488-96. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Intra-aortic counterpulsation does not improve coronary flow early after PCI in a high-risk group of patients: observations from a randomized trial to explore its mode of action
    Kunadian Vijayalakshmi
    Department of Cardiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
    J Invasive Cardiol 19:339-46. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Impact of implementation of evidence-based strategies to reduce door-to-balloon time in patients presenting with STEMI: continuous data analysis and feedback using a statistical process control plot
    Babu Kunadian
    Department of Cardiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough TS4 3BW, UK
    Heart 96:1557-63. 2010

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of valve hemodynamics and left ventricular mass regression for stentless versus stented aortic valves
    Babu Kunadian
    The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:73-8. 2007
    ..Several high-quality randomized studies now exist on this topic, and we sought to summarize them by meta-analysis...
  2. pmc Modifiable risk factors remain significant causes of medium term mortality after first time Coronary artery bypass grafting
    Babu Kunadian
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Blackpool Victoria Hospital, UK
    J Cardiothorac Surg 2:51. 2007
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Rescue angioplasty after failed fibrinolysis for acute myocardial infarction: predictors of a failed procedure and 1-year mortality
    Babu Kunadian
    The James Cook University Hospital, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, Cleveland TS4 3BW, United Kingdom
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 71:138-45. 2008
    ..The latter may reflect a high-risk group or harm in some patients. Predictors of success or failure of rPCI may aid selection of patients to be treated...
  4. ncbi request reprint The impact of chronically diseased coronary arteries and stenting on the corrected TIMI frame count in elective coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary intervention procedures
    Kunadian Vijayalakshmi
    Department of Cardiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 70:691-700. 2007
    ..We prospectively and quantitatively determined the impact of stenting on the cTFC during elective PCI...
  5. ncbi request reprint Should patients in cardiogenic shock undergo rescue angioplasty after failed fibrinolysis: comparison of primary versus rescue angioplasty in cardiogenic shock patients
    Babu Kunadian
    Department of Cardiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
    J Invasive Cardiol 19:217-23. 2007
    ..We compared the clinical, angiographic characteristics, 30-day and 1-year outcomes of cardiogenic shock patients undergoing rPCI with those undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PPCI)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of catheter sizes and intracoronary glyceryl trinitrate on the TIMI frame count when digital angiograms are acquired at lower frame rates during elective angiography and PCI
    Kunadian Vijayalakshmi
    Department of Cardiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, UK
    Acute Card Care 9:231-8. 2007
    ..To be widely applicable, the effect of different catheter sizes and the use of intracoronary glyceryl trinitrate (ICGTN) must be determined when films are acquired at lower acquisition rates (12.5 frames/s, f/s)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Early invasive versus conservative treatment in patients with failed fibrinolysis--no late survival benefit: the final analysis of the Middlesbrough Early Revascularisation to Limit Infarction (MERLIN) randomized trial
    Babu Kunadian
    The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, UK
    Am Heart J 153:763-71. 2007
    ..Whether early rPCI confers late (up to 3 years) clinical benefits is not known...
  8. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of randomized trials comparing anti-embolic devices with standard PCI for improving myocardial reperfusion in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Babu Kunadian
    Department of Cardiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:488-96. 2007
    ..Evidence from current studies has not shown a consistent benefit, but anti-embolic devices continue to be used...
  9. ncbi request reprint Intra-aortic counterpulsation does not improve coronary flow early after PCI in a high-risk group of patients: observations from a randomized trial to explore its mode of action
    Kunadian Vijayalakshmi
    Department of Cardiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
    J Invasive Cardiol 19:339-46. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that the use of an IABP following PCI in high-risk non-shocked patients would immediately increase coronary blood flow, tissue perfusion and hence preserve left ventricular function...
  10. doi request reprint Impact of implementation of evidence-based strategies to reduce door-to-balloon time in patients presenting with STEMI: continuous data analysis and feedback using a statistical process control plot
    Babu Kunadian
    Department of Cardiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough TS4 3BW, UK
    Heart 96:1557-63. 2010
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Towards an understanding of the role of rescue angioplasty for failed fibrinolysis: comparison of the MERLIN, RESCUE and REACT trials
    Babu Kunadian
    Department of Cardiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
    J Invasive Cardiol 19:359-68. 2007
    ..We compared the protocols, demographics and 6-month clinical outcomes of the MERLIN trial with the RESCUE I and REACT trials to assess their differences...
  12. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous treatment of a large coronary aneurysm with a ball thrombus: an interventional challenge
    Babu Kunadian
    The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough TS4 3SP, United Kingdom
    J Invasive Cardiol 18:E302-4. 2006
  13. ncbi request reprint Treatment of restenosis after bare-metal and drug-eluting stenting of an aorto-ostial lesion: challenges associated with excessive stent overhang
    Babu Kunadian
    Department of Cardiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, UK
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 8:744-7. 2007
    ..Late repeat restenosis was treated with a third (Taxus, Boston Scientific, Maple Grove, Minnesota, USA) stent that was deployed through the previously implanted stent struts...
  14. ncbi request reprint Should the tricuspid valve be replaced with a mechanical or biological valve?
    Babu Kunadian
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, UK
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 6:551-7. 2007
    ..Conversely up to 95% of patients with a bioprosthesis still receive anticoagulation. Survival in over 1000 prostheses pooled by meta-analysis was equivalent between biological and mechanical valves...
  15. ncbi request reprint A prospective randomised controlled trial to determine the early and late reactions after the use of iopamidol 340 (Niopam) and iomeprol 350 (Iomeron) in cardiac catheterisation
    Kunadian Vijayalakshmi
    Department of Cardiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Marton Road, Middlesbrough TS4 3BW, United Kingdom
    Eur J Radiol 61:342-50. 2007
    ..A new generation of intravascular contrast agents, the non-ionic monomers have safety profiles that are superior to those of older ionic compounds. There are, however, significant differences between these agents...
  16. doi request reprint Funnel plots for comparing performance of PCI performing hospitals and cardiologists: demonstration of utility using the New York hospital mortality data
    Babu Kunadian
    Department of Cardiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 73:589-94. 2009
    ..We aimed to demonstrate that funnel plots, which aid a meaningful interpretation of the results, can be derived from the New York PCI dataset...
  17. ncbi request reprint Successful thrombus extraction with the Rescue thrombus management system during acute percutaneous coronary intervention improves flow but does not necessarily restore optimal myocardial tissue perfusion
    Kunadian Vijayalakshmi
    Department of Cardiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 67:879-86. 2006
    ..We determined the effectiveness of the Rescue device in restoring flow and achieving optimal tissue perfusion during percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in thrombus-laden coronary arteries...