Department of Community Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore

  • India

Research Output 1985 2019

2016
1 Citation (Scopus)
Community Medicine
Problem-Based Learning
Developing Countries
Learning
Students
4 Citations (Scopus)
District Hospitals
Quality of Health Care
Health care
India
Cross-Sectional Studies
1 Citation (Scopus)
India
Randomized Controlled Trials
Education
Fats
Life Style
2 Citations (Scopus)
Information Management
Communication
Technology
Delivery of Health Care
Pharmaceutical Preparations
1 Citation (Scopus)

Study on the proportion and determinants of polycystic ovarian syndrome among health sciences students in South India

Joseph, N., Reddy, A. G. R., Joy, D., Patel, V., Santhosh, P., Das, S. & Reddy, S. K., 01-07-2016, In : Journal of Natural Science, Biology and Medicine. 7, 2, p. 166-172 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
India
Health
Students
Nursing

Ulna - a tool for identification

Purushotham, C. N., Vinay Kumar, M. S., Pramod Kumar, G. N., Ajay Kumar, S., Raghavendra Babu, Y. P. & Kotian, S. M., 01-01-2016, In : Journal of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine. 38, 3, p. 326-329 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ulna
Linear Models
Bone and Bones
Forensic Anthropology
Medical Students
5 Citations (Scopus)

Usage of plastic bags and health hazards: A study to assess awareness level and perception about legislation among a small population of Mangalore city

Joseph, N., Kumar, A., Majgi, S. M., Kumar, G. S. & Prahalad, R. B. Y., 01-04-2016, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 10, 4, p. LM01-LM04

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health hazards
Legislation
Plastics
Health
Population
3 Citations (Scopus)
Child Development
India
Mothers
Nursery Schools
Weights and Measures

Vaccine wastage assessment in an urban health care setup in South India

Kulkarni, V., Darshan, B., Unnikrishnan, B., Hari, M., Radhika, S., Li, E. W. Y., Mujtahedi, S., Singha, M., Sharma, A. & Chatrath, A., 01-10-2016, In : Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development. 7, 4, p. 69-72 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Urban Health
India
Vaccines
Delivery of Health Care
gamma-hydroxy-gamma-ethyl-gamma-phenylbutyramide
2015
4 Citations (Scopus)
Emotional Intelligence
Medical Students
India
Career Choice
Intelligence Tests
8 Citations (Scopus)

Awareness, attitudes and practices of first aid among school teachers in Mangalore, South India

Joseph, N., Narayanan, T., Bin Zakaria, S., Nair, A. V., Belayutham, L., Subramanian, A. M. & Gopakumar, K. G., 01-12-2015, In : Journal of Primary Health Care. 7, 4, p. 274-281 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

First Aid
India
School Teachers
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
4 Citations (Scopus)
Immunization
Tertiary Healthcare
Breast Feeding
Tertiary Care Centers
Infant Mortality
1 Citation (Scopus)

Awareness and practice regarding cervical cancer prevention among female college students of Mangalore city, India

Kulkarni, V., Darshan, B., Tandon, A., Unnikrishnan, B., Iyer, S., Kukreja, A., Maqbool, A., Bhandari, P., Yadav, J., Thapar, R., Prasanna Mithra, P., Kumar, N., Holla, R. & Kumar, A., 01-03-2015, In : Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research. 8, 2, p. 305-307 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
India
Students
Multiple Pregnancy
Papanicolaou Test
4 Citations (Scopus)
Falciparum Malaria
malaria
Plasmodium falciparum
G-Protein-Coupled Receptors
Malaria
5 Citations (Scopus)
Snake Bites
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Social sciences
Public health

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
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

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)

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
12 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

Facilitators and barriers for bedside teaching in the teaching hospitals of coastal south India

Holla, R., Shrisha, M., Unnikrishnan, B., Sharma, N., Janani, S., Thapar, R., Mithra, P., Kumar, N., Kulkarni, V., Darshan, B. B., Kumar, A., Reddy, K. & Prakash, D., 01-03-2015, In : Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research. 8, 2, p. 271-273 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Teaching Hospitals
India
Teaching
Medical Students
Medical Faculties
6 Citations (Scopus)

Fast food consumption pattern and its association with overweight among high school boys in Mangalore city of southern India

Joseph, N., Nelliyanil, M., Rai, S., Raghavendra Babu, Y. P., Kotian, S. M., Ghosh, T. & Singh, M., 01-05-2015, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 9, 5, p. LC13-LC17

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fast Foods
India
Health hazards
Life Style
Eating
5 Citations (Scopus)

Gender preferences among antenatal women: A cross-sectional study from coastal South India

Nithin, K., Tanuj, K., Unnikrishnan, B., Rekha, T., Prasanna, M., Vaman, K., Ramesh, H., Darshan, B. & Samskruthi, R., 2015, In : African Health Sciences. 15, 2, p. 560-567 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sex Ratio
India
Cross-Sectional Studies
Prenatal Care
Nuclear Family
1 Citation (Scopus)
Burkholderia pseudomallei
Sepsis
Pneumonia
Genome
Melioidosis
10 Citations (Scopus)

Health Awareness and Consequences of Consanguineous Marriages: A Community-Based Study

Joseph, N., Pavan, K. K., Ganapathi, K., Apoorva, P., Sharma, P. & Jhamb, J. A., 01-01-2015, In : Journal of primary care & community health. 6, 2, p. 121-127 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Marriage
Consanguinity
Health
Low Birth Weight Infant
Spouses
India
Immunization
Immunization Schedule
Appointments and Schedules
Injections
Evidence-Based Medicine
Medical Education
India
medicine
health care
2 Citations (Scopus)

Integrated disease surveillance in India - Progress and pitfalls

Dehal, N., Krishan, K., Kanchan, T., Unnikrishnan, B. & Singh, J., 01-11-2015, In : Perspectives in Public Health. 135, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

4 Citations (Scopus)
Papillomaviridae
Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
Virus Diseases
India
Health
2 Citations (Scopus)
Prenatal Care
Pregnant Women
Cross-Sectional Studies
Exercise
Mothers
1 Citation (Scopus)
Diabetic Foot
Tertiary Healthcare
Tertiary Care Centers
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Foot
1 Citation (Scopus)
Pediatric Obesity
Life Style
India
Obesity
Feeding Behavior
16 Citations (Scopus)

Malnutrition among under-five children in India and strategies for control

Sahu, S. K., Kumar, S. G., Bhat, B. V., Premarajan, K. C., Sarkar, S., Roy, G. & Joseph, N., 01-01-2015, In : Journal of Natural Science, Biology and Medicine. 6, 1, p. 18-23 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Nutrition
Malnutrition
India
Nutritional Status
Growth Disorders
2 Citations (Scopus)

Married men’s involvement in family planning – A study from coastal Southern India

Rekha, T., Unnikrishnan, B., Mithra, P. P., Kumar, N., Holla, R., Raina, V., Hashim, H. & Singh, P., 01-04-2015, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 9, 4, p. LC04-LC07

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Family Planning Services
India
Planning
Spouses
Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
1 Citation (Scopus)
Tertiary Healthcare
Ambulatory Care Facilities
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Myocardial Infarction

Occupational marks in coconut tree climbers

Kanchan, T., Ram, P., Kulkarni, V. & Darshan, B. B., 01-01-2015, In : Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences. 6, 2, p. 612-614 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cocos
Hazards
Occupations
6 Citations (Scopus)

Oxidative stress in obese postmenopausal women: An additive burden for atherosclerosis

Uppoor, R. B., Rajesh, A., Srinivasan, M. P., Unnikrishnan, B. & Holla, R., 01-12-2015, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 9, 12, p. OC03-OC05

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oxidative stress
Computer aided design
Atherosclerosis
Oxidative Stress
Gynecology
Professional Practice
Nursing
Ethics
India
Delivery of Health Care
2 Citations (Scopus)

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical problems
Hypertension
Blood pressure
Public health
Regression analysis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Risk factors for Non-Communicable diseases among rural adolescents: A school-based cross-sectional study

Bukelo, M. F., Kiran, D., Ramakrishna, G. B., Bukelo, M. J., Kiran, P. R., Kulkarni, V., Kumar, N., Kanchan, T. & Unnikrishnan, B., 01-03-2015, In : Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research. 8, 2, p. 284-287 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cross-Sectional Studies
Hypertension
Prehypertension
Sedentary Lifestyle
Feeding Behavior
2 Citations (Scopus)

Using Image Processing on MRI Scans

Patil, C., Mathura, M. G., Madhumitha, S., David, S. S., Fernandes, M., Venugopal, A. & Unnikrishnan, B., 21-04-2015, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing, Informatics, Communication and Energy Systems, SPICES 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7091517

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Image processing
Brain
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Watersheds
Magnetic resonance imaging
2014
19 Citations (Scopus)

Artesunate plus pyronaridine for treating uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria.

Bukirwa, H., Unnikrishnan, B., Kramer, C. V., Sinclair, D., Nair, S. & Tharyan, P., 2014, In : The Cochrane database of systematic reviews. 3

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Falciparum Malaria
Treatment Failure
Mefloquine
Polymerase Chain Reaction
Odds Ratio

Awareness about community diagnosis among health care professionals in South India: A cross-sectional study

Mithra Prasanna, P., Pradeepa Narayana, P., Bose, K. S., Prasanna, K. S., Guruprasad, A. & Narahari, S. R., 01-01-2014, In : Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development. 5, 3, p. 99-103 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

India
Cross-Sectional Studies
Delivery of Health Care
Communicable Diseases
Health
4 Citations (Scopus)
Social sciences
Pregnant Women
India
Teaching
Eugenic Abortion
9 Citations (Scopus)
Insurance Benefits
Chronic Disease
Cross-Sectional Studies
Life Style
India
5 Citations (Scopus)

Clinicomicrobiological analysis of patients with cholangitis

Shenoy, S. M., Shenoy, S., Gopal, S., Tantry, B. V., Baliga, S. & Jain, A., 2014, In : Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology. 32, 2, p. 157-160 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cholangitis
Bile
Fungemia
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Carbapenems
8 Citations (Scopus)
Folic Acid
Pregnant Women
India
Iron
Tablets
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
20 Citations (Scopus)
Resistance Training
Muscle
Randomized Controlled Trials
Exercise
Social sciences
6 Citations (Scopus)

Factors influencing the television viewing practices of Indian children

Ravikiran, S. R., Baliga, B. S., Jain, A. & Kotian, M. S., 01-01-2014, In : Indian Journal of Pediatrics. 81, 2, p. 114-119 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Television
Mothers
Sleep
Regression Analysis