Department of Community Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore

  • India

Research Output 1985 2020

Article

Awareness and Attitudes Toward Emergency Contraceptives Among College Students in South India

Joseph, N., Shetty, B., Hasreen, F., Ishwarya, R., Baniya, M., Sachdeva, S. & Agarwal, S., 01-10-2016, In : Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology of India. 66, p. 363-369 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Postcoital Contraceptives
India
Students
Reproductive Health
Health Education

Awareness and perception of bioethics among medical undergraduate students and interns in a private medical college in Mangalore

Jain, A., Kumar, A., Maheshwari, P., Singh, K., Bhalla, K., Chekragari, M. & Joshi, S., 01-01-2018, In : Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development. 9, 1, p. 58-63 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioethics
Medical Students
Students
Ethics
Teaching
7 Citations (Scopus)

Awareness and practice of road safety measures among undergraduate medical students in a South Indian state

Kulkarni, V., Kanchan, T., Palanivel, C., Papanna, M. K., Kumar, N. & Unnikrishnan, B., 01-05-2013, In : Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 20, 4, p. 226-229 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical Students
medical student
road
Traffic Accidents
Safety
1 Citation (Scopus)

Awareness and practice regarding cervical cancer prevention among female college students of Mangalore city, India

Kulkarni, V., Darshan, B., Tandon, A., Unnikrishnan, B., Iyer, S., Kukreja, A., Maqbool, A., Bhandari, P., Yadav, J., Thapar, R., Prasanna Mithra, P., Kumar, N., Holla, R. & Kumar, A., 01-03-2015, In : Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research. 8, 2, p. 305-307 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
India
Students
Multiple Pregnancy
Papanicolaou Test
2 Citations (Scopus)

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

Malaria
India
Therapeutics
Culicidae
Health Education
9 Citations (Scopus)
Insurance Benefits
Chronic Disease
Cross-Sectional Studies
Life Style
India
10 Citations (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

Health Insurance
health insurance
Population
community
private health insurance

Awareness of health personnel about lymphatic filariasis and mass drug administration in Karnataka state of south India

Joseph, N., Subba, S. H., Jain, A., Unnikrishnan, B., Nagaraj, K. & Kotian, S. M., 2011, In : Australasian Medical Journal. 4, 2, p. 87-93 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Filarial Elephantiasis
Health Personnel
India
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Filariasis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Awareness of medical students in a medical college in Mangalore, Karnataka, India concerning infection prevention practices

Kulkarni, V., Papanna, M. K., Mohanty, U., Ranjan, R., Neelima, V., Kumar, N., Prasanna Mithra, P., Upadhyay, R. P. & Unnikrishnan, B., 01-08-2013, In : Journal of Infection and Public Health. 6, 4, p. 261-268 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hand Hygiene
Needlestick Injuries
Medical Students
India
Infection

Awareness of risk factors, warning signs, and immediate management measures of noncommunicable diseases: A multihospital-based study

Joseph, N., Srinath, R., Ramanathan, A., Gupta, A., Nandan, P. & Afnan, R., 01-07-2018, In : Journal of Natural Science, Biology and Medicine. 9, 2, p. 227-235 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical problems
Diabetes Mellitus
Stroke
Myocardial Infarction
India
1 Citation (Scopus)

Awareness on hypertension and its self-management practices among hypertensive patients attending outreach clinics of a medical college in South India

Joseph, N., Chiranjeevi, M., Sen, S., Singh, P., Saini, M. & Beg, S., 01-01-2016, In : Kathmandu University Medical Journal. 14, 55, p. 202-209 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Care
India
Hypertension
Blood Pressure
Population
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever
Tertiary Care Centers
Delivery of Health Care
Nurses
Burial

Awareness regarding human papilloma virus vaccination among medical undergraduates: A study from coastal south india

Darshan, B. B., Holla, R., Iqbal, S., Naik, V., Samal, S., Anjani, S. & Mahajan, A. S., 01-08-2019, In : Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development. 10, 8, p. 639-641 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Papillomaviridae
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
India
Vaccination
Ethics Committees

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

Libraries
4 Citations (Scopus)

Bacterial and fungal biofilm formation on contact lenses and their susceptibility to lens care solutions

Kackar, S., Suman, E. & Kotian, M. S., 01-01-2017, In : Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology. 35, 1, p. 80-84 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Contact Lenses
Biofilms
Lenses
Bacteriophages
Contact Lens Solutions

Bacteriological assessment of bottled drinking water available at major transit places in mangalore city of south India

Joseph, N., Bhat, S., Mahapatra, S., Singh, A., Jain, S., Unissa, A. & Janardhanan, N., 01-01-2018, In : Journal of Environmental and Public Health. 2018, 7472097.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drinking Water
India
Water
Ozone
Disinfection

Bronchoscopic evaluation and final diagnosis in patients with chronic non productive cough with normal Chest X ray

Vishnu, S. M., Pradeep, N. P., Anupama, N. & Mithra, P. P., 01-04-2010, In : Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences. 9, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bronchoscopy
Cough
Thorax
X-Rays
Pulmonary Tuberculosis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Career choice among physiotherapy students at Mangalore, India

Jain, R., Menezes, R. G., Chawla, P., Jagadish Rao, P. P., Kotian, M. S. & Jain, A., 06-05-2011, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 5, 2, p. 344-346 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physical therapy
Career Choice
India
Students
Private Practice
4 Citations (Scopus)
Falciparum Malaria
malaria
Plasmodium falciparum
G-Protein-Coupled Receptors
Malaria

Challenge in management of aggressive clients in psychiatric setting: Development of four-point physical restraints

Binil, V., Sudhaker, C., Hegde, S., Unnikrishnan, B. & Ancheril, A., 01-01-2019, In : Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology. 13, 1, p. 205-209 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physical Restraint
Psychiatry
Extremities
Nurses
Branches of Medicine

Characterization of Plasmodium vivax pvmdr1 Polymorphisms in Isolates from Mangaluru, India

Tacoli, C., Gai, P. P., Siegert, K., Wedam, J., Kulkarni, S. S., Rasalkar, R., Boloor, A., Jain, A., Mahabala, C., Baliga, S., Shenoy, D., Gai, P., Devi, R. & Mockenhaupt, F. P., 01-08-2019, In : The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene. 101, 2, p. 416-417 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plasmodium vivax
Chloroquine
India
Parasites
Parasitemia
1 Citation (Scopus)

Chewing side preference - Impact on facial symmetry, dentition and temporomandibular joint and its correlation with handedness

Tiwari, S., Nambiar, S. & Unnikrishnan, B., 01-01-2017, In : Journal of Orofacial Sciences. 9, 1, p. 22-27 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Functional Laterality
Dentition
Mastication
Temporomandibular Joint
Facial Asymmetry
2 Citations (Scopus)

Client satisfaction with HIV counseling services: A cross-sectional study from South India

Papanna, M. K., Kumar, P., Shetty, A., Kamath, A., Bhaskaran, U. & Saddichha, S., 05-2013, In : Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care. 12, 3, p. 169-172 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Counseling
India
Cross-Sectional Studies
HIV
Interviews

Clinical characteristics and associated disability of headache among medical undergraduates

Holla, R., Darshan, B. B., Ying, Y. Z., Raymond, T., Ponniah, E., San, K. S. & Yen, N. Y., 01-08-2019, In : Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development. 10, 8, p. 647-650 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tension-Type Headache
Headache
Migraine Disorders
Head
Students

Clinical profile of haemorrhoid cases admitted in various tertiary care hospitals in an urban area of southern India

Joseph, N., Pai, D. S., Ahmed, S., Vishnu, V. B., Shameer, M. & Ahmed, S. W., 01-07-2018, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 12, 7, p. PC14-PC18

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hemorrhoids
Tertiary Healthcare
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Weight Lifting
9 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical spectrum of rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease: A 10 year experience in an Urban Area of South India

Joseph, N., Madi, D., Kumar, G. S., Nelliyanil, M., Saralaya, V. & Sharada, R., 01-11-2013, In : North American Journal of Medical Sciences. 5, 11, p. 647-652 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rheumatic Heart Disease
Rheumatic Fever
antineoplaston A10
India
Mitral Valve Stenosis
8 Citations (Scopus)

Clinico-epidemiological profile of burn patients admitted in a tertiary care hospital in coastal South India

Kumar, N., Kanchan, T., Unnikrishnan, B., Rekha, T., Mithra, P., Venugopal, A., Sundar, S. & Raha, S., 09-2012, In : Journal of Burn Care and Research. 33, 5, p. 660-667 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tertiary Healthcare
Burns
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Wounds and Injuries
Open Access
Orphaned Children
India
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV
Nutritional Status
Tertiary Care Centers
India
HIV
Age Groups
Physicians
5 Citations (Scopus)
Snake Bites
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Social sciences
Public health
5 Citations (Scopus)

Clinicomicrobiological analysis of patients with cholangitis

Shenoy, S. M., Shenoy, S., Gopal, S., Tantry, B. V., Baliga, S. & Jain, A., 2014, In : Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology. 32, 2, p. 157-160 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cholangitis
Bile
Fungemia
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Carbapenems

Cognitive functions after neonatal encephalopathy in a coastal city of South India-A retrospective cohort study

Varghese, A. D., Kulkarni, V., Kamath, S. P., Shenoy, R. D. & Shanthram Baliga, B., 01-11-2018, In : Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development. 9, 11, p. 274-280 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Diseases
Cognition
India
Cohort Studies
Retrospective Studies

Colorectal cancer: How familiar are our future doctors with the cancer of tomorrow?

Kulkarni, V., Darshan, B. B., Unnikrishnan, B., Cheng, K. C., Hui, G. C., Theng, A. Y., Yuien, K. S., Thapar, R., Mithra, P., Kumar, N., Holla, R. & Kumar, A., 01-01-2018, In : BioMed Research International. 2018, 7462101.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Colorectal Neoplasms
Students
Screening
Neoplasms
Medical Students
2 Citations (Scopus)
Papillomaviridae
Virus Diseases
Meta-Analysis
Early Detection of Cancer
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
19 Citations (Scopus)

Community level morbidity control of lymphoedema using self care and integrative treatment in two lymphatic filariasis endemic districts of South India: A non randomized interventional study

Narahari, S. R., Bose, K. S., Aggithaya, M. G., Kumara Swamy, G., Ryan, T. J., Unnikrishnan, B., Washington, R. G., Sreenivasa Rao, B. P., Rajagopala, S., Manjula, K., Vandana, U., Sreemol, T. A., Rojith, M., Salimani, S. Y. & Shefuvan, M., 01-09-2013, In : Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 107, 9, p. 566-577 12 p., trt054.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Filarial Elephantiasis
Lymphedema
Self Care
India
Morbidity
8 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative assessment in pharmacology multiple choice questions versus essay with focus on gender differences

Pai, M. R. S. M., Sanji, N., Pai, P. G. & Kotian, S., 17-12-2010, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 4, 3, p. 2515-2520 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pharmacology
Students
Medical Students
Education
Statistical methods
1 Citation (Scopus)

Comparative evaluation of plaque inhibitory and antimicrobial efficacy of probiotic and chlorhexidine oral rinses in orthodontic patients: A randomized clinical trial

Shah, S. S., Nambiar, S., Kamath, D., Suman, E., Unnikrishnan, B., Desai, A., Mahajan, S. & Dhawan, K. K., 01-01-2019, In : International Journal of Dentistry. 2019, 1964158.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Chlorhexidine
Probiotics
Orthodontics
Randomized Controlled Trials
Mouthwashes

Comparison of clinical profile of geriatric and nongeriatric diabetic patients

Shastry, R., Adhikari, M. R. P., Pai, M. R. S. M., Kotian, S., Chowta, M. N. & Ullal, S. D., 01-09-2015, In : International Journal of Diabetes in Developing Countries. 35, 3, p. 201-205 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geriatrics
Hypertension
Coronary Artery Disease
Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
Bilirubin
Open Access
beta-Thalassemia
Ferritins
Serum
Heart Failure
Child Mortality

Comparison of normal resident flora on the face of medical students who use and who do not use cosmetics

Jeppu, U., Kaur, H. & Kotian, S., 01-10-2017, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 11, 10, p. DC08-DC10

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cosmetics
Medical Students
Students
Agar
Coagulase

Comparison of pituitary stalk angle, inter-neural angle and optic tract angle in relation to optic chiasm location on 3-dimensional magnetic resonance imaging

Suprasanna, K., Vinay Kumar, K. M., Kumar, A. & Mithra, P., 01-06-2019, In : Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 64, p. 169-173 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Optic Chiasm
Pituitary Gland
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Optic Tract
Optic Nerve

Comparison of radiological and functional outcome of unstable intertrochanteric femur fractures treated using PFN and PFNA-2 in patients with osteoporosis

Mallya, S., Kamath, S. U., Madegowda, A., Krishnamurthy, S. L., Jain, M. K. & Holla, R., 01-07-2019, In : European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology. 29, 5, p. 1035-1042 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hip Fractures
Femur
Osteoporosis
Nails
Thigh
2 Citations (Scopus)

Complexity in public health interventions - Stakeholders' perspective: A qualitative analysis

Ravishankar, N., Lewis, M. G., Mujja, A., Nair, S. & Sreekumaran Nair, N., 01-08-2015, In : Clinical Epidemiology and Global Health. 3, 2, p. 72-76 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Public Health
Public Sector
Focus Groups
Biomedical Research
Interviews
23 Citations (Scopus)

Compliance with iron-folic acid (IFA) therapy among pregnant women in an urban area of south India

Mithra, P., Unnikrishnan, B., Rekha, T., Nithin, K., Mohan, K., Kulkarni, V., Kulkarni, V. & Agarwal, D., 01-12-2013, In : African Health Sciences. 13, 4, p. 880-885 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Folic Acid
Pregnant Women
India
Iron
Tablets
8 Citations (Scopus)
Folic Acid
Pregnant Women
India
Iron
Tablets

Cord blood bilirubin level as an early predictor of neonatal hyperbilirubinemia - A hospital-based prospective study

Singhal, V., Kamath, N., Baliga, B. S. & Unnikrishnan, B., 04-2012, In : Perinatology. 13, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia
Fetal Blood
Bilirubin
Prospective Studies
Hyperbilirubinemia

Corporal Punishment in Children and its Implications on Mental Health

Nijhara, K., Bhatia, S. & Unnikrishnan, B., 10-11-2018, In : Indian Journal of Pediatrics. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Correlates of late presentation to HIV care in a South Indian Cohort

Rao, S., Satheesh, A. V., Unnikrishnan, B., Madi, D. & Shetty, A. K., 01-01-2018, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 99, 5, p. 1331-1335 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HIV
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Odds Ratio
CD4 Lymphocyte Count
Therapeutics
Foot
Heel
Crowns
Gestational Age
Head
4 Citations (Scopus)

Coverage and compliance MDA programme for lymphatic filariasis in Bidar district, Karnataka, India

Koradhanyamath, D. M., Kulkarni, P. & Holla, R., 01-08-2012, In : Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease. 2, 4, p. 290-292 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Filarial Elephantiasis
Compliance
India
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Elephantiasis