Department of Community Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore

  • India

Research Output

2010
18 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

3 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

8 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

19 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

14 Citations (Scopus)

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

1 Citation (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

7 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

3 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

2 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

7 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

72 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

8 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

14 Citations (Scopus)
2 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

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

41 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

6 Citations (Scopus)
2011

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

13 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

2 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

13 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

8 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

2 Citations (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

1 Citation (Scopus)

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

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

1 Citation (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

62 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

3 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

31 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

5 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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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

6 Citations (Scopus)
7 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)

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)

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)
38 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.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

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

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.

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8 Citations (Scopus)
2012

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.

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28 Citations (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

1 Citation (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.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

A study on the sale of antimicrobial agents without prescriptions in pharmacies in an urban area in south India

Rathnakar, U. P., Sharma, N. K., Garg, R., Unnikrishnan, B. & Gopalakrishna, H. N., 10-08-2012, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 6, 6, p. 951-954 4 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)