Department of Community Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore

  • India

Research Output 1985 2020

2010

Authors' reply

Adithya Malolan, P., Acharya, V. & Unnikrishnan, B., 10-2010, In : Lung India. 27, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

18 Citations (Scopus)
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV
Motor Vehicles
Chi-Square Distribution
Spouses
3 Citations (Scopus)

Awareness of health insurance among Inpatients at a tertiary care hospital in coastal Karnataka

Reshmi, B., Raghunath, R. & Unnikrishnan, B., 01-07-2010, In : Indian Journal of Community Medicine. 35, 3, p. 445-446 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

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
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
18 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

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
7 Citations (Scopus)

Forensic anthropology population data: Stature estimation from foot measurements-Comparison of error in sex dependent and independent models

Kanchan, T., Menezes, R. G., Lobo, S. W. & Kotian, M. S., 30-01-2010, In : Forensic Science International. 194, 1-3

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

3 Citations (Scopus)

Harassment among women at workplace: A cross-sectional study in coastal South India

Unnikrishnan, B., Rekha, T., Kumar, G., Reshmi, B., Mithra, P. & Sanjeev, B., 01-04-2010, In : Indian Journal of Community Medicine. 35, 2, p. 350-352 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

HIV/AIDS education for adolescents - An experiment in a rural setting in Udupi Taluk of Karnataka, India

Lena, A., Rao, R. S. P., Nair, N. S., Kamath, V. G. & Kamath, A., 2010, In : Australasian Medical Journal. 3, 10, p. 644-649 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

India
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV
Education
Unsafe Sex

HIV- Tuberculosis Co-infection in Southern India-a record based study

Pattanshetty, S. M., Kumar, A., Pandit, V., Sneha, K. & Darshan, B. B., 12-10-2010, In : Australasian Medical Journal. 3, 10, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Invasive candidiasis/candidaemia in aquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) - A pilot study

Shetty, A. J., Adhikari, P., Rao, S., Ramapuram, J., Kotian, S. & Kamath, A., 02-2010, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 4, 1, p. 2149-2150 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

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
61 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of asthma in school children in rural India

Narayana, P. P., Prasanna, M. P., Narahari, S. R. & Guruprasad, A. M., 01-04-2010, In : Annals of Thoracic Medicine. 5, 2, p. 118-119 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

13 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

India
Asthma
Cross-Sectional Studies
Parents
Hypersensitivity
3 Citations (Scopus)

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

39 Citations (Scopus)

Stature estimation from foot length using universal regression formula in a North Indian population

Kanchan, T., Menezes, R. G., Moudgil, R., Kaur, R., Kotian, M. S. & Garg, R. K., 01-01-2010, In : Journal of Forensic Sciences. 55, 1, p. 163-166 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Foot
Population
India
Regression Analysis
Research Personnel
5 Citations (Scopus)

Trends and indications for caesarean section in a tertiary care obstetric hospital in coastal south India

Unnikrishnan, B., Rakshith Prasad, B., Amarnath, A., Kumar, N., Rekha, T., Mithra, P. P., Aishwarya, A., Kumar, R., Chausalkar, J. L., Garg, N., Pal, S. & Dolkafle, S. H. B. M., 2010, In : Australasian Medical Journal. 3, 12, p. 821-825 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tertiary Healthcare
Cesarean Section
Obstetrics
India
Breech Presentation
2011
12 Citations (Scopus)

An evaluation of diuretic activity of Morinda citrifolia (Linn) (Noni) fruit juice in normal rats

Shenoy, J. P., Pai, P. G., Shoeb, A., Gokul, P., Kulkarni, A. & Kotian, M. S., 18-05-2011, In : International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. 3, 2, p. 119-121 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Morinda
Diuretics
Urine
Potassium Chloride
Furosemide

An evaluation of two health insurance schemes in India

Reshmi, B., Sanah, N., Nair, N. S. & Unnikrishnan, B., 08-2011, In : British Journal of Health Care Management. 17, 8, p. 353-359 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Insurance
India
Tertiary Healthcare
Tertiary Care Centers
Cross-Sectional Studies
2 Citations (Scopus)

Anti-biofilm and anti-adherence activity of Glm-U inhibitors

Suman, E., D'Souza, S. J., Jacob, P., Sushruth, M. R. & Kotian, M. S., 01-09-2011, In : Indian Journal of Medical Sciences. 65, 9, p. 387-392 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
Protamines
Klebsiella pneumoniae
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Enterococcus
12 Citations (Scopus)

Association of depression with social support and self-esteem among HIV positives

Jagannath, V., Unnikrishnan, B., Hegde, S., Ramapuram, J. T., Rao, S., Achappa, B., Madi, D. & Kotian, M. S., 12-2011, In : Asian Journal of Psychiatry. 4, 4, p. 288-292 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Concept
Social Support
HIV
Depression
Equipment and Supplies
7 Citations (Scopus)

A study of the knowledge and attitude towards pulse polio immunization in semi urban areas of south India

Joseph, N., Subba, S. H., Nelliyanil, M., Kotian, S. M., Haridath, A. C., Kishor, N., Attavar, S., Poornima, P., Rane, D. V., Chaithali, H. & Husain, J., 01-01-2011, In : Australasian Medical Journal. 4, 2, p. 81-86 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poliomyelitis
India
Immunization
Vaccines
Immunization Programs

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)

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
1 Citation (Scopus)

Cross practice: A dilemma

Rastogi, P., Raghavendra Babu, Y. P., Jain, A. & Rastogi, S., 01-03-2011, In : Journal of South India Medicolegal Association. 3, 1, p. 34-35 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Systems Analysis
Homeopathy
India

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)

Disaster preparedness of hospitals in a coastal city of South India

Badiger, S., Rashmi, Jain, A., Rekha, T., Prasanna Mithra, M., Ganesh Kumar, S., Bhaskaran, U. & Subramanya, J., 2011, In : Australasian Medical Journal. 4, 5, p. 247-248 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

54 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
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
23 Citations (Scopus)

Health and environmental sanitation in India: Issues for prioritizing control strategies

Kumar, G. S., Kar, S. S. & Jain, A., 01-09-2011, In : Indian Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 15, 3, p. 93-96 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Sanitation
Environmental Health
India
Public Health
Costs and Cost Analysis

Incidence, correlates and outcomes of low birth weight - a one year longitudinal study

Joseph, N., Subba, S. H., Naik, V. A., Mahantshetti, N. S., Unnikrishnan, B., Nelliyanil, M., Mallapur & Shashidhar Kotian, M., 01-2011, In : Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development. 2, 1, p. 63-67 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Low Birth Weight Infant
Longitudinal Studies
Incidence
Morbidity
Birth Weight
5 Citations (Scopus)

Is small group teaching among the under graduate dental students really effective?

Rathnakar, U. P., Ullal, S. D., Pai, P. G., Rajeshwari, S., Sudhakar, P., Shivaprakash, G., Shenoy, A. K. & Kotian, M. S., 22-08-2011, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 5, 4, p. 822-825 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dental Students
Teaching
Students
Pharmacology
Tooth

Knowledge attitude practice study on pulse polio immunization in mangalore, dakshina Kannada district, karnataka

Joseph, N., Subba, S. H. & Shashidhar Kotian, M., 01-06-2011, In : Journal of Communicable Diseases. 43, 2, p. 143-149 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
Poliomyelitis
Immunization
India
Vaccines
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
7 Citations (Scopus)
Medical Students
India
Equipment and Supplies
Statistical Data Interpretation
Chi-Square Distribution
10 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical Students
India
Smoking
Students
Emphysema
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
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
32 Citations (Scopus)
Infant Nutritional Physiological Phenomena
India
Mothers
Outpatients
Pediatrics
9 Citations (Scopus)

Study of finger print patterns in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Bukelo, M. J., Kanchan, T., Unnikrishnan, B., Rekha, T., Ashoka, B. & Rau, A. T. K., 03-2011, In : Forensic Science, Medicine, and Pathology. 7, 1, p. 21-25 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
Fingers
Forensic Sciences
Control Groups
Dermatoglyphics

The utilization of library services by students in a medical college

Rathnakara, U. P., Shastry, R., Unnikrishnan, B., Rao, A., Pemminati, S., Shivaprakash, Shenoy, A. K. & Udupa, A. L., 2011, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 5, 4, p. 818-821 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Library Services
Students
Libraries
Medical Electronics
Availability
8 Citations (Scopus)

Treatment outcomes among new smear positive and retreatment cases of tuberculosis in Mangalore, South India - a descriptive study

Joseph, N., Nagaraj, K., Bhat, J., Babu, R. Y. P., Kotian, S. M., Ranganatha, Y. P., Hocksan, A. A., Shetty, V. V., Zaki, N. M., Swasthik, K. S. & Hamzah, N. F., 10-05-2011, In : Australasian Medical Journal. 4, 4, p. 162-167 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Retreatment
India
Tuberculosis
Sputum
Age Factors
2012
27 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of fatal road traffic accidents in a coastal township of South India

Kanchan, T., Kulkarni, V., Bakkannavar, S. M., Kumar, N. & Unnikrishnan, B., 01-11-2012, In : Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 19, 8, p. 448-451 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Traffic Accidents
traffic accident
road traffic
India
Motor Vehicles
1 Citation (Scopus)

Are the anganwadi workers healthy and happy? a cross sectional study using the general health questionnaire (GHQ 12) at Mangalore, India

Mohanan, P., Jain, A., Shashidhar Kotian, M. & Vinay, N. K., 30-09-2012, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 6, 7 SUPPL., p. 1151-1154 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Child Development
India
Cross-Sectional Studies
Health
Job Description
6 Citations (Scopus)

A study of the socio-demographic profile and treatment outcome of paediatric tuberculosis patients in Bangalore Mahanagar Palike area

Nelliyanil, M., Sharada, M. P., Joseph, N., Basagoudar, S. S., Jayaram, S. & Patil, D. C., 01-12-2012, In : Indian Journal of Tuberculosis. 59, 4, p. 207-213 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tuberculosis
Demography
Pediatrics
Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Economics