Perwaiz
M. Meraj, MD, FACC, FSCAI

About the researcher:

Specialty:

Cardiology

Research Interests:

  • Registry data analysis and studies
  • Structural heart disease
  • TAVR vs. SAVR
  • PAD

Research focus:

Research training opportunities for residents and fellows

  • Registry data analysis and studies
  • Structural heart disease
  • TAVR vs. SAVR
  • PAD
  • PCI vs. CABG
  • Outcomes data
  • QI

Honors and awards

2012 - 2013

North Shore LIJ - Attending Teacher of the Year

Publications

  • Drug-Eluting Stents Are Associated With Better Outcomes Compared to Bare-Metal Stents in Unstable Angina or Non-ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. Georges Ephrem, VenkatesanVidi, Zia Rab, Michael C. Kim, Rajiv Jauhar and Perwaiz M. Meraj J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014;63(12_S):. doi:10.1016/S0735-1097(14)60199-6
  • Propensity Score-Adjusted Comparison of Clinical Outcomes following Transapical vs. Transfemoral TAVR. Venkatesan D. Vidi, Zia Rab, Dan Sraow, S. Jacob Scheinerman, Robert S. Palazzo, Effe A. Mihelis, Barry Kaplan, Rajiv Jauhar, Perwaiz Meraj. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014;63(12_S):. doi:10.1016/S0735-1097(14)61737-X
  • Incidence, Predictors and Outcomes of Acute Kidney Injury Following Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. Venkatesan D. Vidi, Zia Rab, Dan Sraow, S. Jacob Scheinerman, Robert S. Palazzo, Effe A. Mihelis, Barry Kaplan, Rajiv Jauhar, Perwaiz Meraj J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014;63(12_S):. doi:10.1016/S0735-1097(14)61750-2
  • Outcomes in the Very Elderly Patients Undergoing PCI for Acute Coronary Syndrome. Francis Y. Kim, PavelGoykhman, Venkatesan D. Vidi, Michael C. Kim, Rajiv Jauhar, Perwaiz M. Meraj. Presented at ACC 2014. Washington DC
  • Acute Kidney Injury Following Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: Utilizing STS/ACC-TVTTM Registry To Aid In Improved Capture Of Adverse Outcomes And To Perform Internal Audit As A Quality Improvement Initiative