Department of Community Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore

  • India

Research Output 1985 2020

1 Citation (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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Chlorhexidine
Probiotics
Orthodontics
Randomized Controlled Trials
Mouthwashes

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geriatrics
Hypertension
Coronary Artery Disease
Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
Bilirubin
Open Access
beta-Thalassemia
Ferritins
Serum
Heart Failure
Child Mortality

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cosmetics
Medical Students
Students
Agar
Coagulase

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Optic Chiasm
Pituitary Gland
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Optic Tract
Optic Nerve

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hip Fractures
Femur
Osteoporosis
Nails
Thigh
2 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Public Health
Public Sector
Focus Groups
Biomedical Research
Interviews
23 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Folic Acid
Pregnant Women
India
Iron
Tablets
8 Citations (Scopus)
Folic Acid
Pregnant Women
India
Iron
Tablets

Cord blood bilirubin level as an early predictor of neonatal hyperbilirubinemia - A hospital-based prospective study

Singhal, V., Kamath, N., Baliga, B. S. & Unnikrishnan, B., 04-2012, In : Perinatology. 13, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia
Fetal Blood
Bilirubin
Prospective Studies
Hyperbilirubinemia

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HIV
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Odds Ratio
CD4 Lymphocyte Count
Therapeutics
Foot
Heel
Crowns
Gestational Age
Head

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Filarial Elephantiasis
Compliance
India
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Elephantiasis
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
2 Citations (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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
Ethics
Multicenter Studies
India
Nurses
4 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
Ethics
Multicenter Studies
India
Nurses
2 Citations (Scopus)
Caregivers
caregiver
Anxiety
HIV
Depression
2 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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anxiety Disorders
India
Anxiety
Depression
Cross-Sectional Studies
1 Citation (Scopus)
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
India
Quality of Life
Depression
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
7 Citations (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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Papillomaviridae
Virus Diseases
India
Urine
Population
Educational Status
Spouses
Case-Control Studies
Mothers
Maternity Hospitals
4 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prenatal Care
India
Public Health
Least-Squares Analysis
Geographic Information Systems
Open Access
Intrauterine Devices
Health care
India
Contraceptive Agents
Health
17 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
1 Citation (Scopus)
Health Insurance
India
Healthcare Financing
Focus Groups
Inpatients
4 Citations (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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nicotine
India
curriculum
illness
smoking

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Back Pain
Developing Countries
India
Weight Lifting
Sexual Behavior
13 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Diabetic Neuropathies
Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Delivery of Health Care

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

1 Citation (Scopus)
Medication Adherence
Medical problems
Hypoglycemic Agents
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
India

Doctor, is your writing legible?

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV
efavirenz
Therapeutics
Hypesthesia
2 Citations (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.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

3 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

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

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antigen Receptors
Chemokines
Malaria
India
Falciparum Malaria

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tertiary Healthcare
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Diabetes Mellitus
1 Citation (Scopus)
Upper Extremity
Patient rehabilitation
Recovery
Stroke
Stroke Rehabilitation
Open Access
Tobacco Smoke Pollution
Tobacco
Cotinine
Health Education
Smoke
21 Citations (Scopus)
Resistance Training
Muscle
Randomized Controlled Trials
Exercise
Social sciences
1 Citation (Scopus)
Knee
Randomized Controlled Trials
Gait
Stroke
Observation
16 Citations (Scopus)
Reproductive Health
Health Education
Pregnancy
Statistical Data Interpretation
Chi-Square Distribution

Effect of 3-month yoga on oxidative stress in type 2 diabetes with or without complications: A controlled clinical trial (Diabetes Care (2011) 34 (2208-2210))

Hegde, S. V., Adhikari, P., Kotian, S., Pinto, V. J., D'Souza, S. & D'Souza, V., 01-04-2012, In : Diabetes Care. 35, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

53 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

Effect of a Single-Session Communication Skills Training on Empathy in Medical Students

D’souza, P. C., Rasquinha, S. L., D’souza, T. L., Jain, A., Kulkarni, V. & Pai, K., 01-01-2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Academic Psychiatry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

communication skills
Medical Students
empathy
medical student
Communication
2 Citations (Scopus)
Phototherapy
Jaundice
Oxidants
Oxidative Stress
Antioxidants