Department of Community Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore

  • India

Research Output

1985

Prevalence of scabies among school children in a rural block of coastal Karnataka

Rotti, S. B., Prabhu, G. D. & Rao, G. V., 01-01-1985, In : Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology. 51, 1, p. 35-37 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
1989

Mandibular canine index - A clue for establishing sex identity

Rao, N. G., Rao, N. N., Pai, M. L. & Shashidhar Kotian, M., 01-01-1989, In : Forensic Science International. 42, 3, p. 249-254 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

68 Citations (Scopus)
1991

Vaccination coverage assessment survey in Mangalore (urban), Karnataka.

Madhav, S. M., Kotian, M. S., Krishna, Y. S. & Philip, M., 01-10-1991, In : Indian journal of public health. 35, 4, p. 103-107 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
1992

Mycotic keratitis: a study in coastal Karnataka.

Kotigadde, S., Ballal, M., Jyothirlatha, Srinivasa, R. & Shivananda, P. G., 01-01-1992, In : Indian Journal of Ophthalmology. 40, 1, p. 31-33 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)
1996

Exponential model for weight using 'RJ index'

Rajeev, A., Kamath, A., Kotian, M. S. & Motha, B., 01-1996, In : Indian Journal of Pediatrics. 63, 1, p. 65-72 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2000

Effect of dental health education on the oral health status of a rural child population by involving target groups.

Thomas, S., Tandon, S. & Nair, S., 01-09-2000, In : Journal of the Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry. 18, 3, p. 115-125 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Prolonged release biodegradable vesicular carriers for rifampicin - Formulation and kinetics of release

Kamath, M. P., Shenoy, B. D., Tiwari, S. B., Karki, R., Udupa, N. & Kotian, M., 2000, In : Indian Journal of Experimental Biology. 38, 2, p. 113-118 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)
2001

Ayurvedic heritage of J & K: a review of Sri Ranbira Cikitsa Sudha Sāra.

Kumar, A., Singh, G. & Kumar, N., 01-01-2001, In : Bulletin of the Indian Institute of History of Medicine (Hyderabad). 31, 2, p. 133-138 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Topical phenytoin in diabetic ulcers: a double blind controlled trial.

Pai, M. R., Sitaraman, N. & Kotian, M. S., 01-01-2001, In : Indian Journal of Medical Sciences. 55, 11, p. 593-599 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)
2002

Gerbode's defect - A rare type of ventricular septal defect

Saravu, K., Sheshadri, S., Sean, T. G. & Pai, P. G., 01-05-2002, In : Journal of Association of Physicians of India. 50, 5, p. 717-718 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Occupational dermatoses in Beedi rollers

Kuruvila, M., Mukhi, S., Kumar, P., Rao, G., Sridhar, K. & Kotian, M., 01-01-2002, In : Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology. 68, 1, p. 10-12 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)
2005
9 Citations (Scopus)

Trends of acute poisoning in south Karnataka

Unnikrishnan, B., Singh, B. & Rajeev, A., 2005, In : Kathmandu University Medical Journal. 3 no. 2, 10, p. 149-154 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Citations (Scopus)
2006

A profile of acute poisoning at Mangalore (South India)

Singh, B. & Unnikrishnan, B., 04-2006, In : Journal of Clinical Forensic Medicine. 13, 3, p. 112-116 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Citations (Scopus)

Safety and radiosensitizing efficacy of sanazole (AK 2123) in oropharyngeal cancers: Randomized controlled double blind clinical trial

Ullal, S. D., Shenoy, K. K., Pai, M. R. S. M., Chowta, M. N., Adiga, S. M. N., Dinesh, M., Kamath, A., Kotian, M. S. & Pai, D. K., 01-10-2006, In : Indian Journal of Cancer. 43, 4, p. 151-155 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Abrus precatorius poisoning [1]

Menezes, R. G., Rao, P. P. J., Baliga, B. S., Arya, A. D., Jain, A. & Manipady, S., 01-06-2007, In : Journal of Association of Physicians of India. 55, JUNE, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Acute shortage of medical teachers: What's the solution?

Jain, A., Jain, R., Menezes, R. G. & Shetty, M., 01-07-2007, In : National Medical Journal of India. 20, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

3 Citations (Scopus)

Alcohol expectancy responses from first year medical students: Are they prone to alcoholism?

Ganaraja, B., Kotian, M. S., Bhat, R. M. & Ramaswamy, C., 01-09-2007, In : Indian Journal of Medical Sciences. 61, 9, p. 511-516 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Awareness of health insurance in a South Indian population - A community-based study

Reshmi, B., Sreekumaran Nair, N., Sabu, K. M. & Unnikrishnan, B., 07-2007, In : Health and Population: Perspectives and Issues. 30, 3, p. 177-188 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Forensic mycology

Menezes, R. G., Jain, A., Kanchan, T., Monteiro, F. N. P., Manipady, S. & Rao, P. P. J., 01-01-2007, In : Legal Medicine. 9, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

7 Citations (Scopus)

Health message for smokers: preaching and practice.

Jain, A., 01-10-2007, In : Rural and Remote Health. 7, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Citation (Scopus)

Measles/MMR vaccine for infants born to HIV-positive mothers

Unnikrishnan, B., Fahad, S. & Joy, S., 2007, In : Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 1, CD006416.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Pyronaridine for treating uncomplicated malaria

Unnikrishnan, B., Nair, S. & Rajeev, A., 2007, In : Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 1, CD006404.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Citation (Scopus)

Study of biofilm production in Escherichia coli causing urinary tract infection [6]

Suman, E., Jose, J., Varghese, S. & Kotian, M., 01-07-2007, In : Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology. 25, 3, p. 305-306 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

12 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Awareness and treatment seeking behaviour of people affected with malaria in coastal south India

Unnikrishnan, B., Jaiswal, A. & Reshmi, B., 2008, In : Iranian Journal of Public Health. 37, 1, p. 119-123 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Cadaveric fungi: Not yet an established forensic tool

Menezes, R. G., Kanchan, T., Lobo, S. W., Jain, A., Bhat, N. B. & Rao, N. G., 01-02-2008, In : Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 15, 2, p. 124-125 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

8 Citations (Scopus)
18 Citations (Scopus)

Migration and caste-based reservations in India [11]

Jain, A., Menezes, R. G., Kanchan, T. & Jain, R., 01-01-2008, In : Health Affairs. 27, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Normal motor development of indian children on peabody developmental motor scales-2 (PDMS-2)

Tripathi, R., Joshua, A. M., Kotian, M. S. & Tedla, J. S., 01-06-2008, In : Pediatric Physical Therapy. 20, 2, p. 167-172 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of anaemia among pregnant women: A community-based study in Udupi district

Noronha, J. A., Bhaduri, A. & Bhat, H. V., 01-2008, In : Health and Population: Perspectives and Issues. 31, 1, p. 31-40 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of overweight and obesity among pre-school children in semi urban south India

Kumar, H. N. H., Mohanan, P., Kotian, S., Sajjan, B. S. & Ganesh Kumar, S., 01-06-2008, In : Indian Pediatrics. 45, 6, p. 497-499 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilms in hospital water systems and the effect of sub-inhibitory concentration of chlorine

Suman, E., Singh, S. & Kotian, S., 01-10-2008, In : Journal of Hospital Infection. 70, 2, p. 199-201 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

8 Citations (Scopus)

Rapid response: future alternative to letter to the editor?

Jain, A. & Jain, R., 01-01-2008, In : Rural and Remote Health. 8, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Shortage of teaching faculty in medical colleges: Some suggestions to overcome the problem

Jain, A., Kanchan, T. & Menezes, R. G., 01-07-2008, In : National Medical Journal of India. 21, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Stature estimation: Valuable precautions

Kanchan, T., Menezes, R. G. & Kotian, M. S., 01-08-2008, In : Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 15, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

11 Citations (Scopus)

Stature estimation from foot dimensions

Kanchan, T., Menezes, R. G., Moudgil, R., Kaur, R., Kotian, M. S. & Garg, R. K., 06-08-2008, In : Forensic Science International. 179, 2-3, p. 241.e1-241.e5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

119 Citations (Scopus)
2009

A comparative study to assess the awareness of palliative care between urban and rural areas of Ernakulum district, Kerala, India

Joseph, N., Jayarama, S. & Kotian, S., 01-07-2009, In : Indian Journal of Palliative Care. 15, 2, p. 122-126 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Cadaveric fungi: Not yet an established forensic tool - Authors' response

Menezes, R. G., Kanchan, T., Bhat, N. B., Lobo, S. W., Jain, A. & Rao, N. G., 01-08-2009, In : Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 16, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Doctor, is your writing legible?

Jain, A. & Rastogi, P., 01-01-2009, In : Indian journal of medical ethics. 6, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Does vancomycin inhibit biofilm production by coagulase-negative staphylococci?

Suman, E., Jose, S., D'Souza, J. & Kotian, S., 01-09-2009, In : Journal of Hospital Infection. 73, 1, p. 86-87 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2 Citations (Scopus)

Health and social problems of the elderly: A cross-sectional study in Udupi Taluk, Karnataka

Lena, A., Ashok, K., Padma, M., Kamath, V. & Kamath, A., 01-04-2009, In : Indian Journal of Community Medicine. 34, 2, p. 131-134 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)

Pattern of use of contact lens among college students: A cross-sectional study in coastal Karnataka

Unnikrishnan, B. & Hussain, S., 01-11-2009, In : Indian Journal of Ophthalmology. 57, 6, p. 467-469 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Role of bacterial biofilms in chronic non-healing ulcers and effect of subinhibitory concentrations of Betadine and hydrogen peroxide on biofilms

Suman, E., Madhavi, R. & Shashidhar Kotian, M., 01-09-2009, In : Journal of Hospital Infection. 73, 1, p. 87-89 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2 Citations (Scopus)

Trend of tuberculosis cases under DOTS strategy in Dakshina Kannada district of Karnataka, India: Issues and challenges

Ganesh Kumar, S., Harsha Kumar, H. N., Ramakrishna, R., Jayarama, S. & Kotian, M. S., 01-01-2009, In : Iranian Journal of Public Health. 38, 4, p. 72-76 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Two wheeler accidents on Indian roads - a study from Mangalore, India

Jain, A., Menezes, R. G., Kanchan, T., Gagan, S. & Jain, R., 01-04-2009, In : Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 16, 3, p. 130-133 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Citations (Scopus)
2010

A comparison of responses to alcohol expectancy questionnaire (ceoa) of indian and malaysian medical students

Ganaraja, B., Bhat, M. R. & Kotian, M. S., 01-07-2010, In : Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology. 54, 3, p. 265-270 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

A profile of patients attending an Anti Retroviral Therapy (ART) centre at a tertiary care hospital in South India

Badiger, S., Thapar, R., Mithra P, P., Kumar, G., Jain, A., Bhaskaran, U. & Subramanya, J., 2010, In : Australasian Medical Journal. 3, 6, p. 344-348 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Areca nut and tobacco use among school children in a village in South India - A cross sectional study

Joseph, N., Nagaraj, K. & Shashidhar Kotian, M., 10-06-2010, In : Australasian Medical Journal. 1, 5, p. 299-303 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Authors' reply

Adithya Malolan, P., Acharya, V. & Unnikrishnan, B., 10-2010, In : Lung India. 27, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter