Department of Community Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore

  • India

Research Output 1985 2020

Article
2 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular evidence for Plasmodium falciparum resistance to sulfadoxine–pyrimethamine but absence of K13 mutations in Mangaluru, Southwestern India

Wedam, J., Tacoli, C., Gai, P. P., Siegert, K., Kulkarni, S. S., Rasalkar, R., Boloor, A., Jain, A., Mahabala, C., Baliga, S., Shenoy, D., Devi, R., Gai, P. & Mockenhaupt, F. P., 01-01-2018, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 99, 6, p. 1508-1510 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plasmodium falciparum
India
Mutation
Alleles
Folic Acid Antagonists
7 Citations (Scopus)

Morbidity among infants in South India: A longitudinal study

Joseph, N., Subba, S. H., Naik, V. A., Mahantshetti, N. S. & Mallapur, M. D., 01-04-2010, In : Indian Journal of Pediatrics. 77, 4, p. 456-458 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Longitudinal Studies
India
Morbidity
Parturition
Skin Diseases
3 Citations (Scopus)

Mortality among homeless and unclaimed bodies in Mangalore city - An insight

Raghavendra Babu, Y. P., Joseph, N. & Kadur, K., 01-08-2012, In : Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 19, 6, p. 321-323 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mortality
Homeless Persons
Mortality
Incidence
incidence
2 Citations (Scopus)

Mothers knowledge on malnutrition: Community based cross sectional study

Ansuya, Nayak, B. S., Unnikrishnan, B., George, A., Shashidhara, Y. N. & Mundkur, S. C., 01-01-2018, In : Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development. 9, 1, p. 37-41 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Malnutrition
Cross-Sectional Studies
Mothers
Preschool Children
Child Nutrition Disorders
3 Citations (Scopus)

MPH program at Manipal University, India-experiences, challenges, and lessons learned

Bhat, H. V., Kamath, R., Arunkumar, G., Delzell, E., Tipre, M., Upadhyay, D. K. & Sathiakumar, N., 01-2013, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 56, 1, p. 20-28 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

India
Public Health
Accreditation
Public Sector
Financial Management

Mucocutaneous manifestations following chemotherapy in pediatric malignancies

Rajashekar, S., Kuruvila, M., Bhat, K. & Bhaskaran, U., 01-07-2016, In : Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research. 9, 4, p. 161-164 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alopecia
Pediatrics
Drug Therapy
Nails
Neoplasms
29 Citations (Scopus)

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

Keratitis
Pseudallescheria
Corneal Ulcer
Eye Infections
Aspergillus

Need assessment and operational feasibility indices for a geriatric inpatient facility in a tertiary care teaching hospital

Vasudha, C. K., Dsouza, B., Unnikrishnan, B., Kamath, R. & Apuri, N., 01-01-2018, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Healthcare Management.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Needs Assessment
Tertiary Healthcare
Teaching Hospitals
Geriatrics
Inpatients
1 Citation (Scopus)
Infant Mortality
Tertiary Healthcare
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Morbidity
6 Citations (Scopus)

New molecular detection methods of malaria parasites with multiple genes from genomes

Gupta, H., Srivastava, S., Chaudhari, S., Vasudevan, T. G., Hande, M. H., D'souza, S. C., Umakanth, S. & Satyamoorthy, K., 01-08-2016, In : Acta Tropica. 160, p. 15-22 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

malaria
Malaria
Parasites
Plasmodium vivax
Genome
16 Citations (Scopus)

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

Child Development
India
Ethnic Groups
Age Groups
Parturition
2 Citations (Scopus)

Nutritional Supplement and Functional Food Use Among Medical Students in India

Joseph, N., Kumar, A., Singh, H., Shaheen, M., Das, K. & Shrivastava, A., 10-01-2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Dietary Supplements. p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Functional Food
Medical Students
functional foods
dietary supplements
India
5 Citations (Scopus)

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

Callosities
Nails
Skin Diseases
Fingers
Paronychia

Occupational marks in coconut tree climbers

Kanchan, T., Ram, P., Kulkarni, V. & Darshan, B. B., 01-01-2015, In : Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences. 6, 2, p. 612-614 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cocos
Hazards
Occupations
1 Citation (Scopus)

Occupation hazards – pattern, awareness and preventive measures among welders from an unorganized sector in India

Joseph, N., Venkatesh, V., Akash, S. K., Hegde, S., Moras, E. & Shenoy, N. P., 01-05-2017, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 11, 5, p. LC23-LC28

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Welding
Occupations
Gears
India
Hazards

Ocular morbidity among 3 to 6 year old children visiting a tertiary care hospital: A prospective study

Thomas, J., Gogate, P. M., Rajashekar, B. B., Kamath, A. & Jacob, G. P., 01-07-2017, In : Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development. 8, 3, p. 332-336 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tertiary Healthcare
Tertiary Care Centers
Prospective Studies
Morbidity
Amblyopia
6 Citations (Scopus)

Oxidative stress in obese postmenopausal women: An additive burden for atherosclerosis

Uppoor, R. B., Rajesh, A., Srinivasan, M. P., Unnikrishnan, B. & Holla, R., 01-12-2015, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 9, 12, p. OC03-OC05

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oxidative stress
Computer aided design
Atherosclerosis
Oxidative Stress
Gynecology
6 Citations (Scopus)

Palmar dermatoglyphics in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia - A preliminary investigation

Bukelo, M. J., Kanchan, T., Rau, A. T. K., Unnikrishnan, B., Bukelo, M. F. & Krishna, V. N., 04-2011, In : Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 18, 3, p. 115-118 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dermatoglyphics
Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
Disease
casework
Research
2 Citations (Scopus)

Patients’ Awareness About Their Rights: A Study from Coastal South India

Unnikrishnan, B., Trivedi, D., Kanchan, T., Rekha, T., Mithra, P., Kumar, N., Kulkarni, V., Holla, R. & Talish, M., 01-02-2017, In : Science and Engineering Ethics. 23, 1, p. 203-214 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

patient's rights
Health care
India
Teaching
Economics
Open Access
Patient treatment
Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis
Peer Review
India
Delivery of Health Care
10 Citations (Scopus)

Pattern of acute poisonings in children below 15 years - A study from Mangalore, South India

Ram, P., Kanchan, T. & Unnikrishnan, B., 2014, In : Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 25, p. 26-29 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poisoning
age group
India
Age Groups
Pediatrics
Skin Manifestations
Tertiary Healthcare
Teaching Hospitals
HIV
HIV Infections
3 Citations (Scopus)

Pattern of seizure cases in tertiary care hospitals in Karnataka state of India

Joseph, N., Kumar, G. & Nelliyanil, M., 01-07-2013, In : Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology. 16, 3, p. 347-351 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tertiary Healthcare
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Seizures
Phenytoin
11 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

Contact Lenses
Cross-Sectional Studies
Students
Cosmetics
Time and Motion Studies
1 Citation (Scopus)

Penicillamine in interstitial lung disease: A timely remainder of an old foe

Pawadshettar, S., Acharya, V. K., Arun, M., Unnikrishnan, B. & Tantry, B. V., 01-01-2016, In : Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research. 9, 1, p. 351-353 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Penicillamine
Interstitial Lung Diseases
Lung Injury
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Hepatolenticular Degeneration
Climate Change
India
Students
Climate
Ethics Committees

Perception among Healthcare Professionals of the Use of Social Media in Translating Research Evidence into Clinical Practice in Mangalore

Unnikrishnan, B., Rathi, P., Shah, D., Tyagi, A., Rao, A. V., Paul, K. & Tomy, J., 01-01-2018, In : International Journal of Telemedicine and Applications. 2018, 7573614.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Social Media
Delivery of Health Care
Research
Privacy
Professional Misconduct
2 Citations (Scopus)
Tertiary Healthcare
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Delivery of Health Care
Body Fluids
1 Citation (Scopus)

Perception of HIV Testing and Counseling among Integrated Counseling and Testing Center Clients of Tertiary Level Hospitals

Holla, R., Maroli, S., Wettasinghe, D., Unnikrishnan, B., Kamath, S., De, R., Kumar, S. B., Thapar, R., Mithra, P., Kumar, N., Kulkarni, V., Bhagawana, D. & Kumar, A., 01-09-2016, In : Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care. 15, 5, p. 380-384 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tertiary Care Centers
Counseling
HIV
Tertiary Healthcare
Pregnant Women
Ethics
Teaching Hospitals
Health Personnel
India
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
13 Citations (Scopus)

Perceptions and attitudes towards organ donation among people seeking healthcare in tertiary care centers of coastal south India

Mithra, P., Ravindra, P., Unnikrishnan, B., Rekha, T., Kanchan, T., Kumar, N., Papanna, M., Kulkarni, V., Holla, R. & Divyavaraprasad, K., 01-05-2013, In : Indian Journal of Palliative Care. 19, 2, p. 83-87 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Tissue and Organ Procurement
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Delivery of Health Care
Islam
3 Citations (Scopus)

Perceptions and knowledge toward mobile-health among the college going students in Coastal South India

Parthaje, P. M., Unnikrishnan, B., Thapar, R., Kumar, N., Panikulam, E. J., Geroge, E., Pai, P., Kulkarni, V., Holla, R., Darshan, B. B., Kumar, A., Mehta, R. & Jay, R., 01-01-2016, In : Journal of Natural Science, Biology and Medicine. 7, 1, p. 75-79 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Telemedicine
India
Students
Medical Students
Cell Phones
5 Citations (Scopus)
Medical Ethics
medical practice
Ethics
India
moral philosophy
Professional Practice
Nursing
Ethics
India
Delivery of Health Care
53 Citations (Scopus)

Perceptions and Practices of Self-Medication among Medical Students in Coastal South India

Kumar, N., Kanchan, T., Unnikrishnan, B., Rekha, T., Mithra, P., Kulkarni, V., Papanna, M. K., Holla, R. & Uppal, S., 28-08-2013, In : PLoS One. 8, 8, e72247.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Self Medication
Medical Students
drug therapy
India
students
3 Citations (Scopus)

Perceptions and Practices regarding Breastfeeding among Postnatal Women at a District Tertiary Referral Government Hospital in Southern India

Kamath, S. P., Garg, D., Khan, M. K., Jain, A. & Baliga, B. S., 01-01-2016, In : Scientifica. 2016, 5430164.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

breastfeeding
breast feeding
Breast Feeding
Tertiary Care Centers
India
7 Citations (Scopus)
Medical Students
India
Equipment and Supplies
Statistical Data Interpretation
Chi-Square Distribution
9 Citations (Scopus)

Perceptions and preferences of medical students regarding teaching methods in a Medical College, Mangalore India

Papanna, K. M., Kulkarni, V., Tanvi, D., Lakshmi, V., Kriti, L., Unnikrishnan, B., Akash, S., Tejesh, S. & Sumit Kumar, S., 16-09-2013, In : African Health Sciences. 13, 3, p. 808-813 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Medical Students
India
Teaching
Students
Learning
Informed Consent
Pregnant Women
India
Randomized Controlled Trials
Interviews
22 Citations (Scopus)

Post-stroke depression and lesion location: A hospital based cross-sectional study

Rajashekaran, P., Pai, K., Thunga, R. & Unnikrishnan, B., 10-2013, In : Indian Journal of Psychiatry. 55, 4, p. 343-348 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cross-Sectional Studies
Stroke
Depression
Activities of Daily Living
Atrophy
Open Access
Anemia
India
HIV
CD4 Lymphocyte Count
Leukocyte Count
1 Citation (Scopus)
India
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV
Mortality
Opportunistic Infections
2 Citations (Scopus)

Predictors of severity of scrub typhus in the Indian subcontinent

Karanth, S. S., Marupudi, K. C., Sama, V. P. R., Gupta, A., Ballal, K. & Kamath, A., 01-02-2014, In : Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease. 4, S2, p. S674-S678

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scrub Typhus
Orientia tsutsugamushi
Age Factors
Fever
Blood Platelets
11 Citations (Scopus)

Pre-hypertension among young adults (20-30 years) in coastal villages of Udupi District in southern India: An alarming scenario

Kini, S., Kamath, V. G., Kulkarni, M. M., Kamath, A. & Shivalli, S., 01-04-2016, In : PLoS One. 11, 4, e0154538.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prehypertension
Blood pressure
young adults
odds ratio
hypertension

Pretreatment elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate and c-reactive protein as a predictor of malarial complications

Vemula, S., Katara, V., Bhaskaran, U., Adappa, S. & Chakrapani, M., 01-12-2016, In : Journal of Infection in Developing Countries. 10, 12, p. 1332-1337 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blood Sedimentation
C-Reactive Protein
Malaria
Proteins
Inpatients
5 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Health Services
India
Diarrhea
Public Health
Health
1 Citation (Scopus)

Prevalence, risk factors and treatment practices in diarrhoeal diseases in south India

Joseph, N., Suvarna, P., Hariharan Bharadwaj, S., Dhanush, K. S., Raeesa, F., Mohamed Jasir, K. K., Joseph, N., Kotian, S. M. & Rai, S., 01-07-2016, In : Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine. 21, 4, p. 248-257 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

India
Diarrhea
Traditional Medicine
Therapeutics
Colic
7 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence, severity and risk factors of allergic disorders among people in South India

Joseph, N., Palagani, R., Shradha, N. H., Jain, V., Kowshik, K., Manoharan, R. & Nelliyanil, M., 01-03-2016, In : African Health Sciences. 16, 1, p. 201-209 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

India
Hypersensitivity
Precipitating Factors
Aptitude
Dust
10 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence and Correlates of Prehypertension among Adults in Urban South India

Parthaje, P. M., Unnikrishnan, B., Thankappan, K. R., Thapar, R. E. K. H. A., Fatt, Q. K. & Oldenburg, B., 01-01-2016, In : Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health. 28, p. 93S-101S

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prehypertension
India
Hypertension
Blood Pressure
Social Sciences