Performance Excellence Award by G.K.N.M. Hospital, Coimbatore -2014
Best case presentation award in CTO in CTO Live course conducted by NHCS October 2013 Singapore
Research and Publications
Multicenter Clinical Trials/Consultants
Co-Investigator in the following ongoing Clinical Trials at G.Kuppuswamy Naidu Memorial Hospital, Coimbatore :
Phase III trials
Evaluation of the safety and efficacy of APIXIBAN in Acute Coronary Syndrome – a double blinded, placebo controllled, event driven, multi-centric study.
CANTOS study – A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, event-driven trial of quarterly subcutaneous canakinumab in the prevention of recurrent cardiovascular events among stable post-myocardial infarction patients with elevated hsCRP.
REDUCE-IT (Reduction of Cardiovascular Events with EPA-Intervention Trial) : A Multi-Center, Prospective, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group Study to Evaluate the Effect of AMR101 on Cardiovascular Health and Mortality in Hypertriglyceridemic Patients with Cardiovascular Disease or at High Risk for Cardiovascular Disease .
TDE – PH-310 : A Phase III, International, Multi-Center, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-controlled, Event Driven Study to Compare the Time to First Clinical Worsening in Subjects with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension receiving UT-15C in Combination with a PDE5-I or ERA Compared with a PDE5-I or ERA Alone.
TDE – PH-311 : An open-Label Extension study of UT – 15C in subjects with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension – A Long-Term Follow up to protocol TDE-PH-310.
Investigator Initiated trial
The Strategy of Routine Emergent Thrombosuction followed by Interval Angioplasty in Acute Myocardial Infarction – STRENGTH STUDY (Single centre)
Pattern of acute MI admissions in India during Covid Era – Cardiological Society of India
Post Marketing Trials
TUXEDO-India: A Prospective, Single Blind, Multi-centre, Randomized Trial to Compare the TAXUS ElementTM Coronary Stent System against the XIENCE Prime Coronary Stent System in the treatment of Diabetic Patients PopulatiOn in India.
A Prospective, Multi Centre Registry to assess Everolimus – Eluting Coronary Stent System (Promus Element) for Coronary revascularization in an Indian population of unrestricted patients.
Text Book Chapters ; Co authored a chapter in the book CSI- Cardiology Update 2013:Tricks and techniques in transradial percutaneous coronary interventions, Ed,K.Venugopal K, Cardiology Society of India, 2013: 187-192.
First author of “Primary congenital anomalies of the coronary arteries and relation to atherosclerosis – an angiographic study in south Indian population “ in Indian Heart Journal 2013 December Supplement 1 volume 65
First author of “Multivessel coronary artery Myocardial bridging in unusual locations “Wilson B, Periasamy JK, Bhaskaran SK.Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2014 Apr 9. PMID: 24719159
First author of “A rare image of myocardial bridging in right coronary artery territory”Wilson B, Periasamy JK, Natarajan S.Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2014 Feb 11. PMID: 24585296
First author “A rare presentation of Takotsubo cardiomyopathy following total thyroidectomy for carcinoma thyroid” and got accepted for publication in International journal of contemporary Medicine.
First author “An Unusual cause of cardiac failure in adults” and got accepted for publication in International journal of contemporary Medicine.
Co authored “Left ventricular pseudoaneurysm following balloon mitral valvuloplasty” Abhaichand RK, Sambasivam KA, Wilson B.Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2014 Mar 17. PMID: 24637027
Co authored an article “A rare case of pregnancy associated cardiomyopathy in antiphospholipid antibody syndrome complicated by severe pre eclampsia” and got accepted for publication in International journal of contemporary surgery.
Published an interesting case of Stavudine induced Metabolic Acidosis in the journal “THE INDIAN PRACTITIONER” in October 2006 edition.
Published articles in International journal of Contemporary Medicine in Volume 8, No. 1, Jan- June 2020 issue. –
A comparative study of Clinical and Angiographic profile of acute STEMI patients in age group of below and above 40 years in south Indian population.
2. A comparative study of clinical and angiographic profile in acute coronary syndrome in age group of below and above 40 years in south Indian people.
Published article on “A rare case of late-onset tricagrelor-induced sinus arrest” – Asian Cardiovascular & Thoracic Annals – 2020.