Department of Community Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore

  • India

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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.

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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.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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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.

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10 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.

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26 Citations (Scopus)
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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

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4 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.

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13 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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Pretreatment Out-of-Pocket Expenses for Presumptive Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Patients, India, 2016-2017

Rathi, P., Shringarpure, K., Unnikrishnan, B., Chadha, V. K., Acharya, V., Nair, A., Sagili, K. D. & Shastri, S., 01-05-2020, In : Emerging Infectious Diseases. 26, 5, p. 989-992 4 p.

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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.

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1 Citation (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.

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8 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

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence and determinants of overweight and obesity among adolescent school children of South Karnataka, India

Kotian, M. S., Kumar S, G. & Kotian, S. S., 01-01-2010, In : Indian Journal of Community Medicine. 35, 1, p. 176-178 3 p.

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69 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence and factors associated with current smoking among medical students in coastal South India

Ganesh Kumar, S., Subba, S. H., Unnikrishnan, B., Jain, A. & Badiger, S., 10-2011, In : Kathmandu University Medical Journal. 9, 36, p. 233-237 5 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence and predictors of unmet needs among the elderly residents of the rural field practice area of a tertiary care centre from Northern India

Singh, A., Bairwa, M., Goel, S., Bypareddy, R. & Mithra, P., 01-09-2016, In : Malaysian Journal of Medical Sciences. 23, 5, p. 44-50 7 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
1 Citation (Scopus)

Prevalence of anaemia among pregnant women: A community-based study in Udupi district

Noronha, J. A., Bhaduri, A. & Bhat, H. V., 01-2008, In : Health and Population: Perspectives and Issues. 31, 1, p. 31-40 10 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of bacterial vaginosis in mangalore

Udayalaxmi, J., Bhat, G., Kotigadde, S., Antony, B. & Kotian, S., 04-2012, In : Biomedicine (India). 32, 2, p. 236-241 6 p.

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Prevalence of bronchial asthma among school-going children in Mangalore, South India

Kamath, S. P., Kumar, S. S., Jain, A., Ramakrishna, A. & Baliga, S. B., 01-01-2017, In : Indian Journal of Community Health. 29, 1, p. 46-54 9 p.

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Prevalence of bronchial asthma in rural Indian children: A cross sectional study from South India

Jain, A., Vinod Bhat, H. & Acharya, D., 01-01-2010, In : Indian Journal of Pediatrics. 77, 1, p. 31-35 5 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of depression and its associated factors using Beck Depression Inventory among students of a medical college in Karnataka

Kumar, G. S., Jain, A. & Hegde, S., 01-07-2012, In : Indian Journal of Psychiatry. 54, 3, p. 223-226 4 p.

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28 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of genital prolapse among married women in Southern Karnataka

Sahana, A., Rao, B. K., Nayak, S. R., Kumar, P., Kamath, V. & Kamath, A., 2017, In : Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences. 16, 2, 4.

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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

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2 Citations (Scopus)
14 Citations (Scopus)
2 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.

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22 Citations (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.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
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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.

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14 Citations (Scopus)
4 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.

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10 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.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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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.

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13 Citations (Scopus)

Protocol: Interventions for promoting and optimizing breast-feeding practices: An overview of systematic review

Khatib, M. N., Fulzele, P., Ahmed, M., Chaudhary, S., Saxena, D., Bharadwaj, P., Unnikrishnan, B., Gaidhane, A. M. & Zahiruddin, Q. S., 01-2020, In : International Journal of Psychosocial Rehabilitation. 24, 6, p. 8149-8162 14 p.

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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.

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2 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

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6 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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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.

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4 Citations (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.

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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.

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Renal salvage, an achievable goal in patients with emphysematous pyelonephritis: Outcomes of an algorithmic renal preserving strategy

Adapala, R. R., Shetty, R., Venugopal, P., Prabhu, G. G. L., Yalla, D. & Unnikrishnan, B., 01-04-2020, In : Urology Annals. 12, 2, p. 156-162 7 p.

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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.

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