Dr.K. Jayakumar

Dr.K. Jayakumar
Cardiologist, Thiruvananthapuram

MBBS, MS, MCh

  • 1 Hospital
  • Senior Professor & Head., Department of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery; Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology, Trivandrum. ; January 2011 - continuing

Specialities

  • Cardiology

Expertise

  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Aortic Surgery
  • Pulmonary Thromboendarterectomy
  • Surgical ventricular Restoration Procedures

Education

  • M.Ch. (Cardio-Thoracic Surgery) from Medical College, Trivandrum, 1987
  • MS (General Surgery) from Medical College, Trivandrum,1984
  • MBBS from Medical College, Trivandrum, 1978

Practice Information

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Duara, Rajnish; Misra, Manoranjan; Bhuyan, Ritwick Raj; Sarma, P Sankara; Jayakumar, Karunakaran, Does transfusion of residual cardiopulmonary bypass circuit blood increase postoperative bleeding? A prospective randomized study in patients undergoing on pump cardiopulmonary bypass., Asian J Transfus Sci, 2008, 2; 51-5, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/200410772
  • Aghila Rani, Koippallil G; Jayakumar, Karunakaran; Srinivas, Gopal; Nair, Renuka R; Kartha, Chandrasekharan C, Isolation of ckit-positive cardiosphere-forming cells from human atrial biopsy., Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann, 2008, 16; 50-6, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/182457073
  • Misra, Manoranjan; Sadiq, Adil; Namboodiri, Narayanan; Karunakaran, Jayakumar, The 'aortic rim' recount: embolization of interatrial septal occluder into the main pulmonary artery bifurcation after atrial septal defect closure., Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg, 2007, 6; 384-6, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/176698734
  • Bhuyan, Ritwick R; Rajendran, Sunil; Unnikrishnan, Madhathipat; Jayakumar, Karunakaran, Successful repair of aortobronchial fistula using circulatory arrest., ANZ J Surg, 2007, 77; 398-9, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/174979915
  • Sadiq, Adil; Shyamkrishnan, Kumaralingam Gopalakrishnan; Theodore, Sanjay; Gopalakrishnan, Sreeram; Tharakan, Jagan Mohan; Karunakaran, Jayakumar, Long-term functional assessment after correction of tetralogy of Fallot in adulthood., Ann Thorac Surg, 2007, 83; 1790-5, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/174624006
  • Bhuyan, R.R.; Sadiq, A.; Theodore, S.; Neelakandhan, K.S.; Unnikrishnan, M.; Karunakaran, J., Outcomes of surgical management of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm, Indian Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 2006, 22; 132-136, http://www.springerlink.com/content/0027j34r05617301/7
  • Sinha, Prabhat Kumar; Neema, Praveen Kumar; Unnikrishnan, Koniparambil Pappu; Varma, Praveen Kerala; Jaykumar, Karunakaran; Rathod, Ramesh Chandra, Effect of lung ventilation with 50% oxygen in air or nitrous oxide versus 100% oxygen on oxygenation index after cardiopulmonary bypass., J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 2006, 20; 136-42, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/166166508
  • Sarma, Apurba Kumar; Krishna, Murali; Karunakaran, Jayakumar; Neema, Praveen Kumar; Neelakandhan, Kurur Sankaran, Severe hypothyroidism after coronary artery bypass grafting., Ann Thorac Surg, 2005, 80; 714-6, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/160392389
  • Sarma, Apurba Kumar; Siva, Sai Kiran Krishnamurthy Venkata Sathya; Karunakaran, Jayakumar; Sankaran, Neelakandhan Kurur, Is there any change in free flow of pedicled left internal thoracic artery conduit at varying degrees of clockwise twist up to 360 degrees ?, J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg, 2005, 129; 1192-3, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1586780910
  • Sarma, Apurba Kumar; Krishnamurthy, Sai Kiran; Siva, Venkata Sathya; Karunakaran, Jayakumar; Sankaran, Neelakandhan Kurur, Twisting of pedicled left internal thoracic artery graft three hundred sixty degrees clockwise: does it change the outcome?, J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg, 2004, 128; 617-8, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15457165
  • Like Member - IMA and IACTS