Internal Medicine/Cardiology

 

Ajay Srivastava, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCSF


 

    Medical School:

Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute, Chennai, TN. India

    Residency: Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
Fellowship:

Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI - Advanced heart failure/Cardiac Transplantation
Yale-New Haven Hospital - Advanced Cardiac Imaging
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven - Advanced Nuclear cardiology

Bridgeport Hospital, Yale New Haven - Cardiovascular Medicine
    Board Certified: Internal Medicine
    Awards and Recognition:

Young Investigator Award Finalist - Effect of Regadenoson on hemodynamics and coronary flow reserve in patients undergoing Rb82 PET/CT16th Annual Scientific Sessions, Denver, Colorado
2nd Place, Resident Research Forum - Henry Ford Hospital
Honorary Mention, Resident Research Forum - Henry Ford Hospital
Best Outgoing Resident Research Award - Department of Internal Medicine - Henry Ford Hospital
Travel Grant Award International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) 29th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions, Palais des Congress, Paris, France
Pilot and Feasibility Research Award (Research Grant) American Society of Nuclear Cardiology - Determining Myocardial Blood Flow and Flow Reserve in cardiac Transplant Recipients by Rb82 PET/CT Pilot and Feasibility Research Award

American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) Travel Grant Award - Comparison of 3D and 2D dynamic Rb82 PET/CT myocardial perfusion imaging for estimation of quantitative myocardial blood flow in humans 10th International Congress of Non-Invasive Cardiovascular Imaging International Scientific Sessions, European Society of Cardiology (ESC), Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Publications:  
   
  1. Prognostic implications of negative dobutamine stress echocardiography in African Americans compared to Caucasians. Srivastave AV, Ananthasubramaniam K, Patel SJ, Lingam N, Jacobsen G. Cardiovascular Ultrasound. 2008 May 20;6:20

  2. Previous aspirin use in acute coronary syndromes: more than a marker?
    Lancaster GI, Srivastava AV, Zarich SW JAm Coll Cardiol. 2011 Apr 19;57(16):1715;

  3. Review Articles:
    Patel SJ,Srivastava AV, Lingam N, Jacobsen G, Anathasubramaniam K
    Prognostic significance of submaximal negative dobutamine stress echocardiography: a 3-year follow-up study Cardiology Journal. 2008 June 15(3): 237-44

    Srivastava AV, Hudson M, Hammoud I, Cavalcante J, Pai C, Kaatz S
    Examining warfarin underutilization rates in patients with atrial fibrillation: Detailed chart review essential to capture contraindications to warfarin therapy
    Thrombosis Journal. 2008 June 3; 6:6

  4. Hammoud I,Srivastava AV, Cavalcante J, Pai C, Hudson M, Kaatz S
    Inappropriate warfarin underutilization in patients with atrial fibrillation Stroke. 2006,   Feb; 37(2): 666. 


  5. International Stroke Conference, Kissimmee, Fl, 2006, American Heart Association

    Srivastava AV, Hammoud I, Cavalcante J, Pai C, Hudson M, Kaatz S
    Comparison of atrial fibrillation risk stratification schemes
    8th National Conference on Anticoagulant Therapy, Florida, May 2005

  6. Khanal S, Al-Mallah M, Srivastava AV, Sinno M After adjustment for confounding variables, treatment with statin therapy at baseline but not low LDL-cholesterol levels results in better two year outcome in patients with established angiographic coronary disease Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2006, Feb; 47(4): 3699-370  55th Annual Scientific Session, Georgia, March 2006, American College of Cardiology

  7. Srivastava AV,Patel S, Lingam N, Jacobsen G, Ananthasubramanium K
    Long terms outcomes following negative dobutamine stress echocardiography in African- Americans compared to Caucasians Journal of American Society of Echocardiography (JASE) 2007, May; 20(5): 557 Annual Scientific Session, Seattle, WA, June 2007, American Society of Echocardiography

  8. Other Publications:


  9. Tandon S, Srivastava AV, Sinusas AJ
    Effect of Regadenoson on hemodynamics and coronary flow reserve across patients of various BMI undergoing Rb82 PET/CT - In Process

  10. Abstracts:


  11. Shah R, Srivastava AV, Khanal S
    Reclassification of normal coronary arteries in an academic hospital cardiac catheterization lab. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions
    2005, Apr; 65(1): 84-169.  28th Annual Scientific Sessions, Ponte Vedra Beach, Fl, 2005, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI)

  12. Patel S, Srivastava AV, Lingam N, Ananthasubramanium K
    Sub maximal dobutamine stress echocardiography: “Can heart rate and blood pressure response predict clinical outcomes more accurately”
    Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography (JASE). 2005, May; 18(5): 502-568. 14th Annual Scientific Session,Boston, MA, June 2005, American Society of Echocardiography

  13. Hammoud I,Srivastava AV, Cavalcante J, Pai C, Hudson M, Kaatz S Inappropriate warfarin underutilization in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Stroke. 2006,   Feb; 37(2): 666. International Stroke Conference, Kissimmee, Fl, 2006, American Heart Association