Dr. Skand Kumar Trivedi

About Me:

Education:

Year Degree Institute
1986 M.B.B.S. Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sewagram
1990 M.D. Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sewagram
1995 D.M. Christian Medical College, Vellore

Specialization and Expertise

  • Cardiology & Cardiac Surgery
  • Radial Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • CRT
  • Pacemaker Implantation
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • ASD
  • VSD
  1. American College of Cardiology, USA
  2. Indian College of Cardiology, India
  3. Indian Society of Echocardiography, India
  4. Member of National Academy of Medical Sciences(MNAMS)
  1. 1986 – Bronze Medal for standing Second in Medicine
  2. 1995 – Gold Medal for standing First in DM (Cardiology). Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai
  1. Book Chapter: Left Ventricular Mass Normal and Hypertensive Individuals. Gupta O. P., Trivedi S. K. Medicine Update. Association of Physicians of India. Mumbai, 1991. pp. 77-79
  2. Effects of Fondaparinux on Mortality and Reinfarction in Patients with Acute ST-segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction. The OASIS -6 Randomized Trial. JAMA. Published online. March 14, 2006
  3. Effects of Glucose-Insulin-Potassium Infusion on Mortality in Patients with Acute ST-segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction: The CREATE-ECLA Randomised Controlled Trial. CREATE-ECLA Trial Group Investigators. JAMA. 2005; 293 (4) : 437-46
  4. Effects of Reviparin, a Low-Molecular-Weight Heparin, on Mortality, Reinfarction and Stroke in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction presenting with ST-Segment Elevation. CREATE Trial Group Investigators. JAMA. 2005; 293(4)
  5. An Evaluation of the Effectiveness of the Laboratory Information System (LIS) with Special Reference to the Microbiology Laboratory. Desikan P, Koram M, Trivedi S. K, Jain A. Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology. 2005; 48(3) 418
  6. Challenges in the conduct of large simple trials of important generic questions in resource-poor settings. The CREATE and ECLA Trial Program evaluating GIK (Glucose, Insulin and Potassium) and Low-molecular-weight Heparin in Acute Myocardial Infarction. American Heart Journal. 2004; 148 (6) : 1069-1078
  7. Awareness about Infection Control in the Bhopal Memorial Hospital & Research Centre. Desikan P, Srivastava M, Trivedi S. K. The Journal of MGIMS, 2001; 6(ii) : 36-42
  8. Automated on line Quantification of Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction by Echo. Jose J, Trivedi S. K. Indian Heart Journal. 1997
  9. Treatment of Ulcerated Atherosclerosis Carotid Artery Bifurcation Stenosis using a Self-expanding Mesh Stent. Joseph G, Krishnaswamy S, Trivedi S. K. Indian Heart Journal. 48: 412-414. 1996
  10. Proximal Flow Convergence Method in the Assessment of Mitral Stenosis. Murlidharan T. R., Trivedi S. K., Jose J. Indian Heart Journal, 47: 467-469, 1995
  11. Evaluation of Clinical Variables as Predictors of Left Ventricular Function in Acute Myocardial Infarction in the Villagers of Central India. Trivedi S. K., Gupta O. P., Jain A. P., Jajoo U. N., Kalantri S. P.. Journal of Association of Physicians of India. 41: 14-16, 1993
  12. M-Mode Echocardiographic Parameters of Normal Indian Population. Trivedi S. K., Gupta O. P., Jain A. P., Jajoo U. N., Kalantri S. P. Journal of Association of Physicians of India. 41: 17-19, 1993
  13. Left Ventricular Mass in Normal Indian Population. Trivedi S. K., Gupta O. P., Jain A. P., Kamble A. N., Bharambe M. S. Indian Heart Journal. 43: 155:160, 1991
  14. Fallacies in Electrocardiographic Diagnosis of Left Ventricular Hypertrophy. Trivedi S. K., Purohit Y, Goel, Desikan P, Gupta O. P. SDM Hospital Journal. 14(2): 118-120, 1990
  15. Publication of results of trial in peer reviewed journal: Ticagrelor versus Clopidogrel in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes. New England Journal of Medicine. 361, 11 Sept 10, 2009 – Appendix 6
  16. Design and Rationale of Current OASIS 7. A Randomised 2×2 Factorial Trial Evaluation Optimal Dosing Strategies for Clopidogrel and Aspirin in Patients with ST and Non- ST Elevation Acute Coronary Syndromes Manages with an Early Invasive Strategy. American Heat Journal. 2008; 156:1080-1088.el-Appendix 6a
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