Department of Community Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore

  • India

Research Output 1985 2020

2 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of hypertension in boloor diabetes study (BDS-II) and its risk factors

Adhikari, P., Pemminati, S., Pathak, R., Kotian, M. S. & Ullal, S., 01-11-2015, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 9, 11, p. IC01-IC04

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical problems
Hypertension
Blood pressure
Public health
Regression analysis
13 Citations (Scopus)
Methicillin
Critical Care
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Health care
India
1 Citation (Scopus)
Areca
Tobacco
Smokeless Tobacco
India
Nuts
21 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

India
Obesity
Body Mass Index
Growth
1 Citation (Scopus)

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

Scabies
Pyoderma
Islam
Therapeutics
1 Citation (Scopus)
Tobacco Use
Alcohol Drinking
India
Cross-Sectional Studies
Health Status
1 Citation (Scopus)
Community Medicine
Problem-Based Learning
Developing Countries
Learning
Students
3 Citations (Scopus)
13 Citations (Scopus)

Profile of blood donors and reasons for deferral in coastal South India

Unnikrishnan, B., Rao, P., Kumar, N., Ganti, S., Prasad, R., Amarnath, A., Reshmi, B., Kaur, V., Kesharwani, P., Seetha, M., Nautiyal, A., Goel, P. & Aggarwal, P., 2011, In : Australasian Medical Journal. 4, 7, p. 379-385 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blood Donors
India
Tissue Donors
Hepatitis C Antibodies
Hepatitis B Surface Antigens
3 Citations (Scopus)
Tertiary Healthcare
Tertiary Care Centers
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Screening
Retrospective Studies
10 Citations (Scopus)

Profile of Substance Use among Patients Attending De-Addiction Centres in a Coastal City of Southern India

Kumar, N., Kanchan, T., Unnikrishnan, B., Thapar, R., Mithra, P., Kulkarni, V., Papanna, M. K., Holla, R. & Sarathy, S., 28-02-2013, In : PLoS One. 8, 2, e57824.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
India
peers
Public health
Medical problems
Developing countries
2 Citations (Scopus)

Profile of women seeking medical termination of pregnancy in South India

Holla, R., Kanchan, T., Unnikrishnan, B., Kotian, M. S., Kumar, N., Thapar, R., Mithra, P., Papanna, M. K., Kulkarni, V. & Darshan, B. B., 2014, In : International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 125, 3, p. 253-255 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

India
Pregnancy
Contraception
Unplanned Pregnancy
Hospital Records

Prognostic factors of mortality among adult patients on antiretroviral therapy in India: A hospital based retrospective cohort study

Joseph, N., Sinha, U., Tiwari, N., Ghosh, P., Sindhu, P. & Tran, B., 01-01-2019, In : BioMed Research International. 2019, 1419604.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

India
Cohort Studies
Retrospective Studies
Alcohols
Mortality
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

Rifampin
Liposomes
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Pharmacokinetics
Subcutaneous Injections
8 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

6 Citations (Scopus)

Psoriasis and metabolic syndrome: A case control study

Ali, N. M., Kuruvila, M. & Unnikrishnan, B., 2014, In : Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology. 80, 3, p. 255-257 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2 Citations (Scopus)

Psychiatric co–morbidities among patients with select non–communicable diseases in a coastal city of South India

Kulkarni, V., Chinnakali, P., Kanchan, T., Rao, A., Shenoy, M. & Papanna, M. K., 01-09-2014, In : International Journal of Preventive Medicine. 5, 9, p. 1139-1145 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psychiatry
Comorbidity
India
Anxiety
District Hospitals
6 Citations (Scopus)

Psychological evaluation of patients in critical care/intensive care unit and patients admitted in wards

Gaurav Sharma, B., Maben, E. V. S., Kotian, M. S. & Ganaraja, B., 05-12-2014, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 8, 12, p. WC01-WC03

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intensive care units
Critical Care
Intensive Care Units
Psychology
Anxiety

Psychosocial burden among informal caregivers of adult cancer patients attending a tertiary care cancer center in coastal South India

Unnikrishnan, B., Rathi, P., Saxena, P. U. P., Aggarwal, A., Shekhar, S., Bansal, S., Naidu, B. V. & Menon, S., 01-01-2019, In : SAGE Open. 9, 3, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

caregiver
cancer
India
Disease
Cancer Patients
4 Citations (Scopus)
District Hospitals
Quality of Health Care
Health care
India
Cross-Sectional Studies
1 Citation (Scopus)

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

4 Citations (Scopus)

Quality of life among dentists in teaching hospitals in South Canara, India

Doshi, D., Jain, A., Vinaya, K. & Kotian, S., 01-07-2011, In : Indian Journal of Dental Research. 22, 4, p. 552-555 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dentists
Teaching Hospitals
India
Quality of Life
Health
1 Citation (Scopus)

Quality of life among HIV-tuberculosis co-infected patients

Jha, D. K., Jha, J., Jha, A. K., Achappa, B. & Holla, R., 01-01-2019, In : Perspectives in Clinical Research. 10, 3, p. 125-129 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Tuberculosis
Quality of Life
Viruses
District Hospitals
Environmental Health
1 Citation (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

RE: Choice of specialization among Indian medical students

Subba, S. H., V S, B., Kotian, M. S., Joseph, N., Mahamood, A. B., Dixit, N., George, A., Kumar, P., Acharya, S. & Reddy, P., 01-12-2012, In : National Medical Journal of India. 25, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between postural alignment in sitting by photogrammetry and seated postural control in post-stroke subjects

Iyengar, Y. R., Vijayakumar, K., Abraham, J. M., Misri, Z. K., Suresh, B. V. & Unnikrishnan, B., 2014, In : NeuroRehabilitation. 35, 2, p. 181-190 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photogrammetry
Stroke
Kyphosis
Upper Extremity
Software

Reproductive health problems associated with thyroid disorders among health science students

Joseph, N., Aditya Reddy, G. R., Patel, V., Joy, D., Santhosh, P., Das, S. & Siddharth Reddy, K., 01-04-2018, In : Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development. 9, 4, p. 64-68 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reproductive Health
Thyroid Gland
Hypothyroidism
Students
Health
1 Citation (Scopus)

Research priorities in the field of anaemia in India

Sinha, A., Kulkarni, B., Mithra, P., Mahajan, P., Upadhyay, R., Nair, S. K. & Sharma, R. S., 01-04-2018, In : Indian Journal of Community Health. 30, p. 115-118 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anemia
India
Health
Research
Family Health
1 Citation (Scopus)

Response to comment on: Hegde et al. Effect of 3-month yoga on oxidative stress in type 2 diabetes with or without complications: A controlled clinical trial. Diabetes Care 2011;34:2208-2210

Hegde, S. V., Adhikari, P., Kotian, S., Pinto, V. J., D'Souza, S. & D'Souza, V., 01-06-2012, In : Diabetes Care. 35, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Risk and triggering factors associated with bronchial asthma among school-going children in an urban city of coastal Karnataka

Kamath, S. P., Shrishakumar, S., Jain, A., Ramakrishna, A. & Baliga, S. B., 01-01-2017, In : Journal of Nepal Paediatric Society. 37, 1, p. 59-66 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Asthma
Equipment and Supplies
Pets
Weaning
Breast Feeding
1 Citation (Scopus)

Risk assessment of obstructive sleep apnea and its association with fatigue and sleepiness among hospital inpatients

Joseph, N., Shirali, A., Shenoy, A. B., Thulaseedharan, D. K., Ramgopal, M., Manikandan, N. & Aravind, A., 01-01-2017, In : Current Respiratory Medicine Reviews. 13, 4, p. 221-230 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Fatigue
Inpatients
Snoring
Case Management
2 Citations (Scopus)

Risk factors for malnutrition among preschool children in rural Karnataka: A case-control study

Ansuya, Nayak, B. S., Unnikrishnan, B., George, A., Shashidhara, N. Y., Mundkur, S. C. & Guddattu, V., 26-02-2018, In : BMC Public Health. 18, 1, 283.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Preschool Children
Malnutrition
Case-Control Studies
Child Nutrition Disorders
Birth Intervals
2 Citations (Scopus)

Risk factors for Non-Communicable diseases among rural adolescents: A school-based cross-sectional study

Bukelo, M. F., Kiran, D., Ramakrishna, G. B., Bukelo, M. J., Kiran, P. R., Kulkarni, V., Kumar, N., Kanchan, T. & Unnikrishnan, B., 01-03-2015, In : Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research. 8, 2, p. 284-287 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cross-Sectional Studies
Hypertension
Prehypertension
Sedentary Lifestyle
Feeding Behavior
24 Citations (Scopus)
Case-Control Studies
India
Birth Intervals
Caregivers
Diet Fads

Road safety in Mangalore - An observation

Rastogi, P., Xavier, D., Mallik, E., Shankar, S. & Kotian, M. S., 01-01-2018, In : Journal of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine. 40, 1, p. 57-64 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Traffic Accidents
Police
Observation
Accidents
Safety
2 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

10 Citations (Scopus)

Safety and immunogenicity study of a new purified chick embryo cell rabies vaccine Vaxirab-N (Pitman-Moore strain) manufactured in India

Ashwath Narayana, D. H., Madhusudana, S. N., Sampath, G., Tripathy, R. M., Sudarshan, M. K., Gangaboraiah, Ravish, H. S., Satapathy, D. M., Gowda, G., Holla, R., Ashwin, B. Y., Padhi, A., Manjula, S. & Patel, P. M., 01-01-2014, In : Human Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics. 10, 1, p. 2796-2801 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rabies Vaccines
Chick Embryo
India
Healthy Volunteers
Safety
10 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

Oropharyngeal Neoplasms
Clinical Trials
Safety
Radiotherapy
Lost to Follow-Up
2 Citations (Scopus)
India
Randomized Controlled Trials
Education
Fats
Life Style

Screening of Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Review of Questionnaire-based Tools

Joseph, N., Shenoy, A. B., Manikandan, N. & Thulaseedharan, D. K., 01-11-2018, In : Clinical Pulmonary Medicine. 25, 6, p. 209-214 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Fatigue
Polysomnography
Berlin
Airway Obstruction
46 Citations (Scopus)

Self-medication patterns among medical students in South India

Badiger, S., Kundapur, R., Jain, A., Kumar, A., Pattanshetty, S., Thakolkaran, N., Bhat, N. & Ullal, N., 01-01-2012, In : Australasian Medical Journal. 5, 4, p. 217-220 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Medication
Medical Students
India
Students
Textbooks
4 Citations (Scopus)

Self-reported chronic diseases and occupational health risks among bank employees of southern Karnataka city, India

Kumar, S. G., Unnikrishnan, B. & Nagaraj, K., 01-2013, In : Indian Journal of Community Medicine. 38, 1, p. 61-62 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

42 Citations (Scopus)

Sex estimation from foramen magnum dimensions in an Indian population

Raghavendra Babu, Y. P., Kanchan, T., Attiku, Y., Dixit, P. N. & Kotian, M. S., 01-04-2012, In : Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 19, 3, p. 162-167 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Foramen Magnum
regression analysis
Population
logistics
Skull

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

1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
Snacks
meals (menu)
college students
India
Students

Snake bites

Joseph, N., Subba, S. H. & Shashidhar Kotian, M., 10-06-2010, In : Australasian Medical Journal. 1, 5, p. 305-306 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

8 Citations (Scopus)

Somatotropic and cardio-protective effects of ghrelin in experimental models of heart failure: A systematic review

Khatib, M. N., Gode, D., Simkhada, P., Agho, K., Gaidhane, S., Saxena, D., Unnikrishnan, B., Raut, Y., Kawalkar, U., Gaidhane, A. & Zahiruddin, Q. S., 01-01-2014, In : Annals of Tropical Medicine and Public Health. 7, 1, p. 30-42 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Ghrelin
Theoretical Models
Heart Failure
Ghrelin Receptor
Appetite Regulation
2 Citations (Scopus)
Sputum
Pulmonary Tuberculosis
India
Economics
11 Citations (Scopus)

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