Cardiology Fellow Scholarly Activity

Chalak Berzingi, MD


  • Berzingi C, Chen F, Finkel MS. p38 MAP Kinase Inhibitor Prevents Diastolic Dysfunction in Rats Following HIV gp120 Injection in vivo. Cardovasc Toxicol. 2009 Sep;9(3):142-50. Epub2009 Jul31.

Chetan Khamare, MD


  • Hadique S, Khamare C, Finkel MS. The Frog Prince of Calcium Hemostasis. Crit Care Med. 2011 Fed;39(2):406-8.
  • Arachidonic acid-induced vascular thromboxane generation in mouse models of atherothrombotic vascular disease. Jefferson Frisbee, Milinda James, Adam Goodwill and Chetan Khamare. The FASEB Journal. 2007;21:743.17.

Deepak Khanna, MD


  • Khanna D, Kan H, Fang Q, Xie Z, Underwood BL, Jain AC, Williams HJ, Finkel MS. Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase Attentuates Adrenergic Signaling in Alcohhol Fed Rats. J Cardiovascular Pharmacology, 2007 Dec; 50(6): 692 – 696
  • Khanna D, Kan H, Failinger C, Jain AC, Finkel MS. Emotional Stress and Reversible Myocardial Dysfunction. Cardiovasc Toxicol. 2006;6(3-4):183-98.
  • Khanna D , Miller A, Nanda NC, Ahmed S, Lloyd S. Transthoracic and transesophageal assessment of mitral regurgitation severity: Usefulness of qualitative and semiquantitative techniques. Echocardiography 2005;22:748-769.
  • Khanna D , Cheng P, Nanda NC, Sinha A, Htay T, Singh V, Elkheir A. Transpharyngeal Ultrasound Detection of Carotid Body Paraganglioma. Echocardiography2004;21:299-301.
  • Khanna D , Vengala S, Miller A, Nanda NC et al. Quantification of Mitral Regurgitation by Live Three-Dimensional Transthoracic Echocardiographic Measurements of Vena Contracta Area. Echocardiography 2004;21 in press.
  • Mehmood F, Vengala S, Nanda NC, Dod HS, Sinha A, Miller AP, Khanna D, Misra VK, Upendram S, Bodiwala K, McMahon WS, Kasliwal RR, Chouhan N, Gownder M, Pacifico AD, Kirklin JK, McGiffin DC: Usefulness of live three dimensional transthoracic echocardiography in the characterization of atrial septal defects in adults. Echocardiography Journal 2004;21 in press.
  • Khanna D, Sinha A, Gupta R, Nanda NC, Sidhu M, Vengala S. Transesophageal and Transpharyngeal Ultrasound Demonstration of Reversed Diastolic Flow in Aortic Arch Branches and Neck Vessels in Severe Aortic Regurgitation. Echocardiography 2004; 21:349-353.

Puneet Sharma, MD


  • Fang Q, Kan H, Lewis , Chen F, Sharma P, Finkel MS. Dilated Cardiomyopathy in Transgenic Mice Expressing HIV Tat. Cardiovasc Toxicol. 2009 Ma;9(1):39-45. Epub2009 Apr 1.