Department of Community Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore

  • India

Research Output 1985 2019

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

Open Access
Cost effectiveness
Mobile phones
Patient rehabilitation
Caregivers
Survivors

A clinico-epidemiological study of thalassemia cases in India

Joseph, N., Pai, S., Sengupta, S., Bharadwaj, S., Dhawan, S. & Khare, K., 01-07-2018, In : Journal of Natural Science, Biology and Medicine. 9, 2, p. 236-241 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Deferoxamine
Thalassemia
beta-Thalassemia
Epidemiologic Studies
India

A comparative study of conventional and modified instrument design in periodontal therapy

Garg, A., Gopalkrishna, P., Bhat, K. M., Shashidhar Kotian, M. & Saokar, A., 01-01-2019, In : International Journal of Clinical Dentistry. 12, 1, p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calculi
Ultrasonics
Tooth
Dental Scaling
Hand
11 Citations (Scopus)

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

Palliative Care
India
House Calls
Newspapers
Television
1 Citation (Scopus)

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

Medical Students
Alcohols
Alcoholism
Students
Surveys and Questionnaires
1 Citation (Scopus)

A cross sectional study on pattern of organs fatally damaged in road traffic accidents in Mangalore during the year 2015: Autopsy-based study

Abebe, G. H., Pavanchand Shetty, H., Suresh Kumar Shetty, B., Rastogi, P., Padubidri, J. R., Jain, A. & Debash, E., 01-12-2017, In : Medico-Legal Update. 17, 2, p. 124-129 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Traffic Accidents
Autopsy
Cross-Sectional Studies
Wounds and Injuries
Age Groups
3 Citations (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

Aggression in psychiatric unit: What is the feeling of psychiatric nurses?

Binil, V., Sudhaker, C., Hegde, S., Unnikrishnan, B. & Ancheril, A., 01-04-2019, In : Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development. 10, 4, p. 263-266 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aggression
Psychiatry
Emotions
Nurses
Violence
1 Citation (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

Medical Students
Alcoholism
Alcohols
Students
Religion

Alcohol expectancy responses from teenagers: The early forewarning signals

Sandhya, B., Carol, B. M. S., Kotian, M. S. & Ganaraja, B., 15-03-2013, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 7, 3, p. 489-492 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alcohols
Students
Alcohol Drinking
Alcoholism
Urbanization
5 Citations (Scopus)

A multicenter review of epidemiology and management of varicose veins for national guidance

Joseph, N., B, A., Faizan Thouseef, M., Devi M, U., Abna, A. & Juneja, I., 01-06-2016, In : Annals of Medicine and Surgery. 8, p. 21-27 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Varicose Veins
Epidemiology
Compression Stockings
Eczema
Saphenous Vein
27 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of fatal road traffic accidents in a coastal township of South India

Kanchan, T., Kulkarni, V., Bakkannavar, S. M., Kumar, N. & Unnikrishnan, B., 01-11-2012, In : Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 19, 8, p. 448-451 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Traffic Accidents
traffic accident
road traffic
India
Motor Vehicles

Analysis of railway track deaths – An autopsy based study

Ahuja, P., Pavanchand Shetty, H., Dsouza, H. L., Padubidri, J. R., Shetty, B. S. K. & Kotian, S., 01-10-2019, In : Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology. 13, 4, p. 228-231 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Accidents
Autopsy
German Federal Railways
accident
death
12 Citations (Scopus)

An evaluation of diuretic activity of Morinda citrifolia (Linn) (Noni) fruit juice in normal rats

Shenoy, J. P., Pai, P. G., Shoeb, A., Gokul, P., Kulkarni, A. & Kotian, M. S., 18-05-2011, In : International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. 3, 2, p. 119-121 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Morinda
Diuretics
Urine
Potassium Chloride
Furosemide

An evaluation of two health insurance schemes in India

Reshmi, B., Sanah, N., Nair, N. S. & Unnikrishnan, B., 08-2011, In : British Journal of Health Care Management. 17, 8, p. 353-359 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Insurance
India
Tertiary Healthcare
Tertiary Care Centers
Cross-Sectional Studies
2 Citations (Scopus)

Anti-biofilm and anti-adherence activity of Glm-U inhibitors

Suman, E., D'Souza, S. J., Jacob, P., Sushruth, M. R. & Kotian, M. S., 01-09-2011, In : Indian Journal of Medical Sciences. 65, 9, p. 387-392 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
Protamines
Klebsiella pneumoniae
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Enterococcus

Antibiogram and genetic relatedness of clinical isolates of enterococcus spp. In mangalore, india

Nayak, P. P., Biranthabail, D., Shenoy, S. & Kotian, S. M., 01-01-2018, In : Journal of Infection in Developing Countries. 12, 11, p. 985-990 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Enterococcus
Microbial Sensitivity Tests
India
Suppuration
Disk Diffusion Antimicrobial Tests
21 Citations (Scopus)
Antihypertensive Agents
Blood Pressure
Hypertension
Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
Primary Health Care

A pilot study on exploring the interior environment of cancer hospital for building healing spaces

Rani, U., Somu, G. & Jain, A., 01-03-2017, In : Advanced Science Letters. 23, 3, p. 1964-1966 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cancer Care Facilities
Interiors (building)
Anxiety
cancer
Cancer
51 Citations (Scopus)

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

Poisoning
India
Organophosphates
Pesticides
Agrochemicals
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

Tertiary Healthcare
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Opportunistic Infections
CD4 Lymphocyte Count
Tertiary Care Centers
Teaching Hospitals
Renal Dialysis
Dialysis
India
3 Citations (Scopus)
Reproductive Health
India
Reproductive Health Services
Focus Groups
Erotica
4 Citations (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

Areca
Nuts
Mastication
Tobacco Use
India
1 Citation (Scopus)

Are the anganwadi workers healthy and happy? a cross sectional study using the general health questionnaire (GHQ 12) at Mangalore, India

Mohanan, P., Jain, A., Shashidhar Kotian, M. & Vinay, N. K., 30-09-2012, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 6, 7 SUPPL., p. 1151-1154 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Child Development
India
Cross-Sectional Studies
Health
Job Description

A rising threat – Risk factors and outcomes related to infections with Acinetobacter species

Khurana, P., Baliga, S., Suchitra Shenoy, M. & Prasanna Mithra, P., 01-03-2017, In : Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research. 10, 3, p. 108-111 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acinetobacter Infections
Drug Resistance
Intensive Care Units
Acinetobacter
Anti-Bacterial Agents
19 Citations (Scopus)

Artesunate plus pyronaridine for treating uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria.

Bukirwa, H., Unnikrishnan, B., Kramer, C. V., Sinclair, D., Nair, S. & Tharyan, P., 2014, In : The Cochrane database of systematic reviews. 3

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Falciparum Malaria
Treatment Failure
Mefloquine
Polymerase Chain Reaction
Odds Ratio

A simple case of drowning?

Naha, K., Naha, S., Vivek, G. & Hande, M., 03-10-2013, In : BMJ Case Reports. 201591.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

7 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the readiness to integrate tobacco control in medical curriculum: Experiences from five medical colleges in southern india

Thankappan, K. R., Yamini, T. R., Mini, G. K., Arthur, C., Sairu, P., Leelamoni, K., Sani, M., Unnikrishnan, B., Basha, S. R. & Nichter, M., 01-2013, In : National Medical Journal of India. 26, 1, p. 18-23 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Curriculum
Tobacco
India
Students
Odds Ratio
2 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of determinants and quality of life of university students with social phobias in a coastal city of south India

Joseph, N., Rasheeka, V. P., Nayar, V., Gupta, P., Manjeswar, M. P. & Mohandas, A., 01-03-2018, In : Asian Journal of Psychiatry. 33, p. 30-37 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

India
Quality of Life
Students
Text Messaging
Social Media
1 Citation (Scopus)
Private Hospitals
Tertiary Healthcare
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Economics

Assessment of fatigability, depression, and self-esteem among head-and-neck carcinoma patients in a tertiary care hospital in South India

Joseph, N., Prakash Saxena, P., Shettigar, A. & Kotian, S., 01-04-2019, In : Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics. 15, 3, p. 645-652 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Tertiary Healthcare
Tertiary Care Centers
Self Concept
Chemoradiotherapy
India

Assessment of pet attachment and its relationship with stress and social support among residents in Mangalore city of south India

Joseph, N., Chandramohan, A. K., Lorainne D'souza, A., Shekar C, B., Hariram, S. & Nayak, A. H., 01-11-2019, In : Journal of Veterinary Behavior. 34, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pets
Social Support
pets
India
social support
Tertiary Healthcare
Activities of Daily Living
Tertiary Care Centers
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Health Status
1 Citation (Scopus)

Assessment of risk of metabolic syndrome and cardio vascular diseases among medical students in India

Joseph, N., Chettuvatti, K., Yadav, H., Bharadwaj, H. & Kotian, S. M., 01-07-2017, In : Journal of Cardiovascular Disease Research. 8, 3, p. 89-95 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Waist Circumference
Medical Students
Vascular Diseases
India
Sleep

Assessment of Sagittal Skeletal Base Relationship of Maxilla and Mandible by Horizontal Appraisal Method - A Comparative and Reliability Study

Roy, P., Nambiar, S., Unnikrishnan, B., Desai, A. & Suresh, C., 01-07-2018, In : Journal of Orofacial Sciences. 10, 2, p. 80-85 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wit and Humor
Maxilla
Mandible
Cephalometry
Jaw

Assessment of spectrum of mental disorders in cancer patients

Prakash Saxena, P. U., Kulkarni, V., Thapar, R., Pai, K., Gupta, A. & Kotian, H., 01-10-2018, In : Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics. 14, 6, p. 1312-1315 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Mental Disorders
Neoplasms
Health
Depression
Psychology
12 Citations (Scopus)

Association between bipolar affective disorder and thyroid dysfunction

Krishna, V. N., Thunga, R., Unnikrishnan, B., Kanchan, T., Bukelo, M. J., Mehta, R. K. & Venugopal, A., 02-2013, In : Asian Journal of Psychiatry. 6, 1, p. 42-45 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mood Disorders
Bipolar Disorder
Thyroid Gland
Control Groups
Odds Ratio

Association between dental fear and anxiety and behavior amongst children during their dental visit

Ummat, A., Dey, S., Anupama Nayak, P., Joseph, N., Rao, A. & Karuna, Y. M., 01-01-2019, In : Biomedical and Pharmacology Journal. 12, 2, p. 907-913 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Dental Anxiety
Child Behavior
Tooth
Fear
Appointments and Schedules

Association between occupational history of exposure to tobacco dust and risk of carcinoma cervix: A case-control study

Joseph, N., Nelliyanil, M., Supriya, K., Babu, Y., Naik, R., Purushothama, K., Kotian, S., Angeline, R., Sharavathi, K., Saralaya, V., Bhaskaran, U. & Jain, A., 01-01-2016, In : Indian Journal of Cancer. 53, 1, p. 44-49 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Occupational Exposure
Dust
Cervix Uteri
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Tobacco
12 Citations (Scopus)

Association of depression with social support and self-esteem among HIV positives

Jagannath, V., Unnikrishnan, B., Hegde, S., Ramapuram, J. T., Rao, S., Achappa, B., Madi, D. & Kotian, M. S., 12-2011, In : Asian Journal of Psychiatry. 4, 4, p. 288-292 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Concept
Social Support
HIV
Depression
Equipment and Supplies
4 Citations (Scopus)
Emotional Intelligence
Medical Students
India
Career Choice
Intelligence Tests
19 Citations (Scopus)

Association of quality of life with major depressive disorder among people with HIV in South India

Selvaraj, V., Ross, M. W., Unnikrishnan, B. & Hegde, S., 01-02-2013, In : AIDS Care - Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV. 25, 2, p. 169-172 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Major Depressive Disorder
India
quality of life
Quality of Life
HIV
7 Citations (Scopus)

A study of the knowledge and attitude towards pulse polio immunization in semi urban areas of south India

Joseph, N., Subba, S. H., Nelliyanil, M., Kotian, S. M., Haridath, A. C., Kishor, N., Attavar, S., Poornima, P., Rane, D. V., Chaithali, H. & Husain, J., 01-01-2011, In : Australasian Medical Journal. 4, 2, p. 81-86 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poliomyelitis
India
Immunization
Vaccines
Immunization Programs
6 Citations (Scopus)

A study of the socio-demographic profile and treatment outcome of paediatric tuberculosis patients in Bangalore Mahanagar Palike area

Nelliyanil, M., Sharada, M. P., Joseph, N., Basagoudar, S. S., Jayaram, S. & Patil, D. C., 01-12-2012, In : Indian Journal of Tuberculosis. 59, 4, p. 207-213 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tuberculosis
Demography
Pediatrics
Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Economics
14 Citations (Scopus)

A study on the sale of antimicrobial agents without prescriptions in pharmacies in an urban area in south India

Rathnakar, U. P., Sharma, N. K., Garg, R., Unnikrishnan, B. & Gopalakrishna, H. N., 10-08-2012, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 6, 6, p. 951-954 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pharmacies
Anti-Infective Agents
Prescriptions
India
Sales

A Survey on Physical Activity and Noncommunicable disease risk factors among Physicians in tertiary care Hospitals, Mangalore

Gandhi, H., Vaishali, K., Prem, V., Vijayakumar, K., Adikari, P. & UnniKrishnan, B., 2012, In : National Journal of Community Medicine. 3, 1, p. 7-13 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

A systematic review of community-based health insurance programs in South Asia

Bhageerathy, R., Nair, S. & Bhaskaran, U., 01-04-2017, In : International Journal of Health Planning and Management. 32, 2, p. e218-e231

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Health Insurance
Healthcare Financing
Fee-for-Service Plans
Fees and Charges
Health Services Needs and Demand

A systematic review on effect of electronic media among children and adolescents on substance abuse

Khatib, M., Sinha, A., Gaidhane, A., Simkhada, P., Behere, P., Saxena, D., Unnikrishnan, B., Khatib, A., Ahmed, M. & Syed, Z., 01-01-2018, In : Indian Journal of Community Medicine. 43, 5, p. S66-S72

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Substance-Related Disorders
Cell Phones
Television
Radio
Internet