Department of Community Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore

  • India

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Colorectal cancer: How familiar are our future doctors with the cancer of tomorrow?

Kulkarni, V., Darshan, B. B., Unnikrishnan, B., Cheng, K. C., Hui, G. C., Theng, A. Y., Yuien, K. S., Thapar, R., Mithra, P., Kumar, N., Holla, R. & Kumar, A., 01-01-2018, In : BioMed Research International. 2018, 7462101.

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Community-based prevalence of genital human papilloma virus (HPV) infection: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Sabeena, S., Bhat, P. V., Kamath, V., Bhat, S. K., Nair, S., Ravishankar, N., Chandrabharani, K. & Arunkumar, G., 2017, In : Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 18, 1, p. 145-154 10 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Community level morbidity control of lymphoedema using self care and integrative treatment in two lymphatic filariasis endemic districts of South India: A non randomized interventional study

Narahari, S. R., Bose, K. S., Aggithaya, M. G., Kumara Swamy, G., Ryan, T. J., Unnikrishnan, B., Washington, R. G., Sreenivasa Rao, B. P., Rajagopala, S., Manjula, K., Vandana, U., Sreemol, T. A., Rojith, M., Salimani, S. Y. & Shefuvan, M., 01-09-2013, In : Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 107, 9, p. 566-577 12 p., trt054.

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21 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.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative evaluation of plaque inhibitory and antimicrobial efficacy of probiotic and chlorhexidine oral rinses in orthodontic patients: A randomized clinical trial

Shah, S. S., Nambiar, S., Kamath, D., Suman, E., Unnikrishnan, B., Desai, A., Mahajan, S. & Dhawan, K. K., 01-01-2019, In : International Journal of Dentistry. 2019, 1964158.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
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Comparison of clinical profile of geriatric and nongeriatric diabetic patients

Shastry, R., Adhikari, M. R. P., Pai, M. R. S. M., Kotian, S., Chowta, M. N. & Ullal, S. D., 01-09-2015, In : International Journal of Diabetes in Developing Countries. 35, 3, p. 201-205 5 p.

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Comparison of normal resident flora on the face of medical students who use and who do not use cosmetics

Jeppu, U., Kaur, H. & Kotian, S., 01-10-2017, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 11, 10, p. DC08-DC10

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Comparison of pituitary stalk angle, inter-neural angle and optic tract angle in relation to optic chiasm location on 3-dimensional magnetic resonance imaging

Suprasanna, K., Vinay Kumar, K. M., Kumar, A. & Mithra, P., 01-06-2019, In : Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 64, p. 169-173 5 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Comparison of radiological and functional outcome of unstable intertrochanteric femur fractures treated using PFN and PFNA-2 in patients with osteoporosis

Mallya, S., Kamath, S. U., Madegowda, A., Krishnamurthy, S. L., Jain, M. K. & Holla, R., 01-07-2019, In : European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology. 29, 5, p. 1035-1042 8 p.

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Complexity in public health interventions - Stakeholders' perspective: A qualitative analysis

Ravishankar, N., Lewis, M. G., Mujja, A., Nair, S. & Sreekumaran Nair, N., 01-08-2015, In : Clinical Epidemiology and Global Health. 3, 2, p. 72-76 5 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Compliance with iron-folic acid (IFA) therapy among pregnant women in an urban area of south India

Mithra, P., Unnikrishnan, B., Rekha, T., Nithin, K., Mohan, K., Kulkarni, V., Kulkarni, V. & Agarwal, D., 01-12-2013, In : African Health Sciences. 13, 4, p. 880-885 6 p.

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31 Citations (Scopus)
9 Citations (Scopus)

Contact tracing and quarantine for covid-19: Challenges in community surveillance

Gowda, G., Holla, R., Ramraj, B. & Gudegowda, K. S., 20-04-2020, In : Indian Journal of Community Health. 32, 2 Special Issue, p. 306-308 3 p.

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Corporal Punishment in Children and its Implications on Mental Health

Nijhara, K., Bhatia, S. & Unnikrishnan, B., 10-11-2018, In : Indian Journal of Pediatrics. 1 p.

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Correlates of late presentation to HIV care in a South Indian Cohort

Rao, S., Satheesh, A. V., Unnikrishnan, B., Madi, D. & Shetty, A. K., 01-01-2018, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 99, 5, p. 1331-1335 5 p.

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Correspondence: Fixed-dose combination drugs for the treatment of tuberculosis under India's RNTCP

Balajee, K. L., Rizwan, S. A., Kulkarni, V. & Silan, V., 01-07-2015, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 19, 7, p. 870-871 2 p.

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Coverage and compliance MDA programme for lymphatic filariasis in Bidar district, Karnataka, India

Koradhanyamath, D. M., Kulkarni, P. & Holla, R., 01-08-2012, In : Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease. 2, 4, p. 290-292 3 p.

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4 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.

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1 Citation (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.

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2 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.

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6 Citations (Scopus)
3 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

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2 Citations (Scopus)
1 Citation (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.

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7 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.

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6 Citations (Scopus)
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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.

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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.

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12 Citations (Scopus)
1 Citation (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.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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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.

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14 Citations (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.

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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.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
3 Citations (Scopus)

Doctor, is your writing legible?

Jain, A. & Rastogi, P., 01-01-2009, In : Indian journal of medical ethics. 6, 1, 1 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Does vancomycin inhibit biofilm production by coagulase-negative staphylococci?

Suman, E., Jose, S., D'Souza, J. & Kotian, S., 01-09-2009, In : Journal of Hospital Infection. 73, 1, p. 86-87 2 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Drainage and sewerage system in urban India: Need for action

Kumar, G. S. & Joseph, N., 01-09-2012, In : Indian Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 16, 3, p. 150-151 2 p.

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3 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.

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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.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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