Department of Community Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore

  • India

Research Output 1985 2020

Article
2 Citations (Scopus)

Current status of knowledge, attitudes and practices towards healthcare ethics among doctors and nurses from Northern India - A multicentre study

Bhardwaj, A., Chopra, M., Mithra, P., Singh, A., Siddiqui, A. & Rajesh, D. R., 01-01-2014, In : Pravara Medical Review. 6, 2, p. 4-8 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
Ethics
Multicenter Studies
India
Nurses
4 Citations (Scopus)

Current status of knowledge, attitudes and practices towards healthcare ethics among doctors and nurses from Northern India - A multicentre study

Chopra, M., Bhardwaj, A., Mithra, P., Singh, A., Siddiqui, A. & Rajesh, D. R., 01-01-2013, In : Journal of Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences University. 2, 2, p. 102-107 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
Ethics
Multicenter Studies
India
Nurses
2 Citations (Scopus)
Caregivers
caregiver
Anxiety
HIV
Depression
2 Citations (Scopus)

Depression and anxiety disorders among schoolgoing adolescents in an urban area of South India

Jayashree, K., Mithra, P., Nair, M. K. C., Unnikrishnan, B. & Pai, K., 01-01-2018, In : Indian Journal of Community Medicine. 43, 5, p. S28-S32

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anxiety Disorders
India
Anxiety
Depression
Cross-Sectional Studies
1 Citation (Scopus)
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
India
Quality of Life
Depression
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
7 Citations (Scopus)

Detection of genital HPV infection using urine samples: A population based study in India

Sabeena, S., Bhat, P., Kamath, V., Mathew, M., Aswathyraj, S., Devadiga, S., Prabhu, S., Hindol, M., Chameetachal, A., Krishnan, A. & Arunkumar, G., 19-04-2016, In : Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 17, 3, p. 1083-1088 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Papillomaviridae
Virus Diseases
India
Urine
Population
Educational Status
Spouses
Case-Control Studies
Mothers
Maternity Hospitals
4 Citations (Scopus)

Determinants of antenatal care utilization in India: a spatial evaluation of evidence for public health reforms

John, A. E., Nilima, Binu, V. S. & Unnikrishnan, B., 01-01-2019, In : Public Health. 166, p. 57-64 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prenatal Care
India
Public Health
Least-Squares Analysis
Geographic Information Systems
Open Access
Intrauterine Devices
Health care
India
Contraceptive Agents
Health
17 Citations (Scopus)

Determinants of low birth weight: A case control study in a district hospital in Karnataka

Ganesh Kumar, S., Harsha Kumar, H. N., Jayaram, S. & Kotian, M. S., 01-01-2010, In : Indian Journal of Pediatrics. 77, 1, p. 87-89 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

District Hospitals
Low Birth Weight Infant
Case-Control Studies
Mothers
Pregnancy
12 Citations (Scopus)

Determinants of pre-eclampsia: A case-control study in a district hospital in South India

Ganesh Kumar, S., Unnikrishnan, B., Nagaraj, K. & Jayaram, S., 10-2010, In : Indian Journal of Community Medicine. 35, 4, p. 502-505 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

District Hospitals
Pre-Eclampsia
Case-Control Studies
India
Hypertension
1 Citation (Scopus)
Health Insurance
India
Healthcare Financing
Focus Groups
Inpatients
4 Citations (Scopus)

Developing a fully integrated tobacco curriculum in medical colleges in India

Yamini, T. R., Nichter, M., Nichter, M., Sairu, P., Aswathy, S., Leelamoni, K., Unnikrishnan, B., Mithra, P., Thapar, R., Basha, S. R., Jayasree, A. K., Mayamol, T. R., Muramoto, M., Mini, G. K. & Thankappan, K. R., 20-05-2015, In : BMC Medical Education. 15, 1, 90.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nicotine
India
curriculum
illness
smoking

Development of a modified disability questionnaire for evaluating disability caused by backache in India and other developing countries

Aithala, J. P., Kumar, S., Aithal, S. & Kotian, S. M., 01-12-2018, In : Asian Spine Journal. 12, 6, p. 1106-1116 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Back Pain
Developing Countries
India
Weight Lifting
Sexual Behavior
13 Citations (Scopus)

Diabetic peripheral neuropathy and its determinants among patients attending a tertiary health care centre in Mangalore, India

D’Souza, M., Kulkarni, V., Bhaskaran, U., Ahmed, H., Naimish, H., Prakash, A., Tabreez, S., Dahiya, B., Thapar, R., Mithra, P., Kumar, N., Holla, R., Darshan, B. B. & Kumar, A., 30-07-2015, In : Journal of Public Health Research. 4, 2, p. 120-124 5 p., 450.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Diabetic Neuropathies
Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Delivery of Health Care

Diagnosis of HIV and counseling: A case report

Raghavendra Babu, Y. P., Joseph, N., Kishan, K. & Dixit, P. N., 01-09-2011, In : Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences. 1, 3-4, p. 144-145 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Counseling
counseling
HIV
human being
counselor
1 Citation (Scopus)
Medication Adherence
Medical problems
Hypoglycemic Agents
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
India

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

1 Citation (Scopus)
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV
efavirenz
Therapeutics
Hypesthesia

Drinking water in an urban area in South India - A community based cross sectional study

Prasanna Mithra, P., Unnikrishnan, B., Rekha, T., Ravindra, P., Alok Shetty, K., Ahemad, T., Kumar, S., Naseeba, S. & Samal, A., 2010, In : Australasian Medical Journal. 1, 5, p. 295-298 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drinking Water
India
Cross-Sectional Studies
Water
Chlorine

Duffy antigen receptor for chemokines gene polymorphisms and malaria in Mangaluru, India

Gai, P. P., Van Loon, W., Siegert, K., Wedam, J., Kulkarni, S. S., Rasalkar, R., Boloor, A., Kumar, A., Jain, A., Mahabala, C., Baliga, S., Devi, R., Shenoy, D., Gai, P. & Mockenhaupt, F. P., 24-09-2019, In : Malaria Journal. 18, 1, 328.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antigen Receptors
Chemokines
Malaria
India
Falciparum Malaria

Early Occurrence Cases of Diabetes Mellitus: Clinical Picture in Two Major Tertiary Care Hospitals in India

Joseph, N., Sharma, S., Modi, V., Manjunatha, S., Siddiqui, S. A. & Sinha, M., 01-01-2019, In : Current Diabetes Reviews. 15, 2, p. 141-148 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tertiary Healthcare
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Diabetes Mellitus
1 Citation (Scopus)
Upper Extremity
Patient rehabilitation
Recovery
Stroke
Stroke Rehabilitation
21 Citations (Scopus)
Resistance Training
Muscle
Randomized Controlled Trials
Exercise
Social sciences
1 Citation (Scopus)
Knee
Randomized Controlled Trials
Gait
Stroke
Observation
16 Citations (Scopus)
Reproductive Health
Health Education
Pregnancy
Statistical Data Interpretation
Chi-Square Distribution
53 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of 3-month yoga on oxidative stress in type 2 diabetes with or without complications: A controlled clinical trial

Hegde, S. V., Adhikari, P., Kotian, S., Pinto, V. J., D'Souza, S. & D'Souza, V., 01-10-2011, In : Diabetes Care. 34, 10, p. 2208-2210 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Yoga
Controlled Clinical Trials
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Oxidative Stress
Blood Pressure

Effect of a Single-Session Communication Skills Training on Empathy in Medical Students

D’souza, P. C., Rasquinha, S. L., D’souza, T. L., Jain, A., Kulkarni, V. & Pai, K., 01-01-2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Academic Psychiatry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

communication skills
Medical Students
empathy
medical student
Communication
2 Citations (Scopus)
Phototherapy
Jaundice
Oxidants
Oxidative Stress
Antioxidants
13 Citations (Scopus)

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

Dental Health Education
Oral Health
Rural Population
Health Status
Parents
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effect of foot placements during sit to stand transition on timed up and go test in stroke subjects: A cross sectional study

Joshua, A. M., Karnad, S. D., Nayak, A., Suresh, B. V., Mithra, P. & Unnikrishnan, B., 2017, In : NeuroRehabilitation. 40, 3, p. 355-362 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Foot
Cross-Sectional Studies
Stroke
Prothrombin Time
Nonparametric Statistics
2 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of pH on the adherence, surface hydrophobicity and the biofilm formation of Gardnerella vaginalis

Udayalaxmi, Bhat, G., Kotigadde, S. & Kotian, S., 10-08-2012, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 6, 6, p. 967-969 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gardnerella vaginalis
Biofilms
Hydrophobicity
Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Interactions
Bacterial Vaginosis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of psychosocial intervention on quality of life and disability grading of mentally disabled adolescents

Ganesh Kumar, S., Shekhar, A., Unnikrishnan, B. & Kotian, M. S., 07-2011, In : Current Pediatric Research. 15, 2, p. 127-131 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mentally Disabled Persons
Quality of Life
Psychology
Disability Evaluation
Self Care

Effects of functional and balance training on quality of life among community dwelling older adults

Samuel, S. E., Nayak, A. & Kotian, M. S., 01-07-2013, In : Biomedicine (India). 33, 3, p. 369-374 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Independent Living
Statistical methods
Quality of Life
Students
Exercise
20 Citations (Scopus)
Yoga
Independent Living
Glycosylated Hemoglobin A
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Randomized Controlled Trials

Environmental sanitation and health facilities in schools of an urban city of south India

Joseph, N., Bhaskaran, U., Saya, G. K., Kotian, S. M. & Menezes, R. G., 09-2012, In : Annals of Tropical Medicine and Public Health. 5, 5, p. 431-435 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sanitation
Environmental Health
Health Facilities
India
Public Health Schools
5 Citations (Scopus)
Refrigeration
Practice Management
India
Primary Health Care
Vaccines
23 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of a one week intradermal regimen for rabies post-exposure prophylaxis: Results of a randomized, open label, active-controlled trial in healthy adult volunteers in India

Sudarshan, M. K., Narayana, D. H. A., Madhusudana, S. N., Holla, R., Ashwin, B. Y., Gangaboraiah, B. & Ravish, H. S., 01-08-2012, In : Human Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics. 8, 8, p. 1077-1081 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Post-Exposure Prophylaxis
Rabies virus
Rabies
Rabies Vaccines
Neutralizing Antibodies

Evaluation of biomedical equipment maintenance management in a tertiary care teaching hospital

D’souza, R., D’ Souza, B., Unnikrishnan, B., Shetty, A. & Kamath, R., 01-01-2019, In : Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology. 12, 1, p. 202-208 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tertiary Healthcare
Teaching Hospitals
Maintenance
Equipment and Supplies
Organizational Efficiency
9 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of health literacy status among patients in a tertiary care hospital in coastal Karnataka, India

Rathnakar, U. P., Belman, M., Kamath, A., Unnikrishnan, B., Ashok Shenoy, K. & Udupa, A. L., 10-11-2013, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 7, 11, p. 2551-2554 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Literacy
Tertiary Healthcare
Tertiary Care Centers
Health Status
India
Periapical Granuloma
Radicular Cyst
Plasma Cells
Immunoglobulin G
Antibody-Producing Cells

Experiences and Perceptions Toward Integrative, Complementary, and Alternative Medicine Among Conventional Medicine Practitioners of Mangalore, India

Joseph, N., Talwar, C., Sikdar, I., Sengupta, M., Sayed, D. A. & Mahajan, I., 09-2019, In : Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics. 42, 7, p. 492-502 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Integrative Medicine
Complementary Therapies
India
Medicine

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

Weights and Measures
Arm
Community Medicine
Health Surveys

Facilitators and barriers for bedside teaching in the teaching hospitals of coastal south India

Holla, R., Shrisha, M., Unnikrishnan, B., Sharma, N., Janani, S., Thapar, R., Mithra, P., Kumar, N., Kulkarni, V., Darshan, B. B., Kumar, A., Reddy, K. & Prakash, D., 01-03-2015, In : Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research. 8, 2, p. 271-273 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Teaching Hospitals
India
Teaching
Medical Students
Medical Faculties
2 Citations (Scopus)

Factors associated with morbidities among infants in three sub centre areas of belgaum district of south India: A longitudinal study

Joseph, N., Naik, V. A., Mahantshetti, N. S., Unnikrishnan, B., Mallapur, M. & Kotian, S. M., 01-07-2013, In : Indian Journal of Community Medicine. 38, 3, p. 168-174 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Longitudinal Studies
India
Morbidity
Weight Gain
Incidence
1 Citation (Scopus)
Health Insurance
India
Cross-Sectional Studies
Multivariate Analysis
Healthcare Financing
4 Citations (Scopus)
India
HIV
Therapeutics
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Logistic Models
2 Citations (Scopus)
India
Quality of Life
HIV
Social Class
Opportunistic Infections
6 Citations (Scopus)

Factors influencing the television viewing practices of Indian children

Ravikiran, S. R., Baliga, B. S., Jain, A. & Kotian, M. S., 01-01-2014, In : Indian Journal of Pediatrics. 81, 2, p. 114-119 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Television
Mothers
Sleep
Regression Analysis

Faculty perception towards a “hybrid” problem based learning methodology

Joseph, N., Jain, A. & Kotian, S. M., 01-11-2016, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 10, 11, p. LM01-LM03

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Problem-Based Learning
Needs Assessment
Focus Groups
Interviews
Exercise