Name and Position

Dr Chetan Mukhtyar MB BS, MSc, MD, FRCP (Edin)
Consultants
Rheumatology

Contact Details

Main Telephone Number:01603 287118

Profile

Special clinical interests: systemic vasculitis, inflammatory arthritis

Research interests: outcomes and outcome measures in systemic vasculitis

Current membership(s) of professional National and Regional bodies: British Society for Rheumatology; Royal college of Physicians of Edinburgh

Professional profile: Dr Mukhtyar read Medicine at the M P Shah Medical College, Saurashtra University. Following qualification and reading for a 'MD', Dr Mukhtyar came to the UK and trained in rheumatology at the Oxford deanery. Dr Mukhtyar was a EULAR research fellow and read at Green Templeton College, Oxford. He was awarded a 'MSc' for his work on validating the BVAS v.3, an instrument for quantifying disease activity in systemic vasculitis. During this time he was the lead author for the European recommendations for managing systemic vasculitis. Dr Mukhtyar is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and represents his college and the specialty of rheumatology on the MRCP Part 2 Examinations board. Prior to this he was a member and secretary of the rheumatology question writing group. Dr Mukhtyar is a long-standing member of the British Society for Rheumatology and is a member of the society's clinical affairs committee.

At the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, he fulfills both his clinical interests running specialist clinics for patients with early rheumatoid arthritis (first 2 years), and for patients with systemic vasculitis. The latter clinic is supported by renal medicine and Dr Ajay Kamath from respiratory medicine. He also runs a Giant Cell Arteritis clinic supported by a specialist nurse.

High Impact Publications:

  1. Mukhtyar C, Guillevin L, Cid MC, Dasgupta B, de Groot K, Gross W, Hauser T, Hellmich B, Jayne D, Kallenberg CG, Merkel PA, Raspe H, Salvarani C, Scott DG, Stegeman C, Watts R, Westman K, Witter J, Yazici H, Luqmani R; European Vasculitis Study Group. EULAR recommendations for the management of primary small and medium vessel vasculitis. Ann Rheum Dis. 2009 Mar;68(3):310-7.

  2. Mukhtyar C, Guillevin L, Cid MC, Dasgupta B, de Groot K, Gross W, Hauser T, Hellmich B, Jayne D, Kallenberg CG, Merkel PA, Raspe H, Salvarani C, Scott DG, Stegeman C, Watts R, Westman K, Witter J, Yazici H, Luqmani R; European Vasculitis Study Group. EULAR recommendations for the management of large vessel vasculitis. Ann Rheum Dis. 2009 Mar;68(3):318-23.

  3. Mukhtyar C, Flossmann O, Hellmich B, Bacon P, Cid M, Cohen-Tervaert JW, Gross WL, Guillevin L, Jayne D, Mahr A, Merkel PA, Raspe H, Scott D, Witter J, Yazici H, Luqmani RA; European Vasculitis Study Group (EUVAS). Outcomes from studies of antineutrophil cytoplasm antibody associated vasculitis: a systematic review by the European League Against Rheumatism systemic vasculitis task force. Ann Rheum Dis. 2008 Jul;67(7):1004-10.

  4. Mukhtyar C, Lee R, Brown D, Carruthers D, Dasgupta B, Dubey S, Flossmann O, Hall C, Hollywood J, Jayne D, Jones R, Lanyon P, Muir A, Scott D, Young L, Luqmani RA. Modification and validation of the Birmingham Vasculitis Activity Score (version 3). Ann Rheum Dis. 2009 Dec;68(12):1827-32.

  5. Flossmann O, Berden A, de Groot K, Hagen C, Harper L, Heijl C, Höglund P, Jayne D, Luqmani R, Mahr A, Mukhtyar C, Pusey C, Rasmussen N, Stegeman C, Walsh M, Westman K; European Vasculitis Study Group. Long-term patient survival in ANCA-associated vasculitis. Ann Rheum Dis. 2011 Mar;70(3):488-94

  6. Mukhtyar C, Luqmani R. Current state of tumour necrosis factor {alpha} blockade in Wegener's granulomatosis. Ann Rheum Dis. 2005 Nov;64 Suppl 4:iv31-6.

  7. Seo P, Luqmani RA, Flossmann O, Hellmich B, Herlyn K, Hoffman GS, Jayne D, Kallenberg CG, Langford CA, Mahr A, Matteson EL, Mukhtyar CB, Neogi T, Rutgers A, Specks U, Stone JH, Ytterberg SR, Merkel PA. The future of damage assessment in vasculitis. J Rheumatol. 2007 Jun;34(6):1357-71

  8. Suppiah R, Judge A, Batra R, Flossmann O, Harper L, Höglund P, Javaid MK, Jayne D, Mukhtyar C, Westman K, Davis JC Jr, Hoffman GS, McCune WJ, Merkel PA, St Clair EW, Seo P, Spiera R, Stone JH, Luqmani R. A model to predict cardiovascular events in patients with newly diagnosed Wegener's granulomatosis and microscopic polyangiitis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2011 Apr;63(4):588-96.

  9. Mukhtyar C, Brogan P, Luqmani R. Cardiovascular involvement in primary systemic vasculitis. Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol. 2009 Jun;23(3):419-28.

  10. Walsh M, Mukhtyar C, Mahr A, Herlyn K, Luqmani R, Merkel PA, Jayne DR. Health-related quality of life in patients with newly diagnosed antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2011 Jul;63(7):1055-61.