Department of Community Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore

  • India

Research Output 1985 2020

2013

Tinnitus: Characterization of associated hearing loss and modalities of treatment

Rent, N. H., Bhojwani, K. M., Bhat, J. S. & Unnikrishnan, B., 10-2013, In : Indian Journal of Otology. 19, 4, p. 182-185 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tinnitus
Hearing Loss
Therapeutics
Ginkgo biloba
Equipment and Supplies
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
14 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pharmacies
Anti-Infective Agents
Prescriptions
India
Sales

A Survey on Physical Activity and Noncommunicable disease risk factors among Physicians in tertiary care Hospitals, Mangalore

Gandhi, H., Vaishali, K., Prem, V., Vijayakumar, K., Adikari, P. & UnniKrishnan, B., 2012, In : National Journal of Community Medicine. 3, 1, p. 7-13 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Authors' reply.

Subba, S. H., Binu, V. S., Kotian, M. S., Joseph, N., Mahamood, A. B., Dixit, N., George, A., Kumar, P., Acharya, S. & Reddy, P., 01-11-2012, In : The National medical journal of India. 25, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

8 Citations (Scopus)

Clinico-epidemiological profile of burn patients admitted in a tertiary care hospital in coastal South India

Kumar, N., Kanchan, T., Unnikrishnan, B., Rekha, T., Mithra, P., Venugopal, A., Sundar, S. & Raha, S., 09-2012, In : Journal of Burn Care and Research. 33, 5, p. 660-667 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tertiary Healthcare
Burns
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Wounds and Injuries

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
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
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

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

2 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of pH on the adherence, surface hydrophobicity and the biofilm formation of Gardnerella vaginalis

Udayalaxmi, Bhat, G., Kotigadde, S. & Kotian, S., 10-08-2012, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 6, 6, p. 967-969 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gardnerella vaginalis
Biofilms
Hydrophobicity
Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Interactions
Bacterial Vaginosis
20 Citations (Scopus)
Yoga
Independent Living
Glycosylated Hemoglobin A
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Randomized Controlled Trials

Environmental sanitation and health facilities in schools of an urban city of south India

Joseph, N., Bhaskaran, U., Saya, G. K., Kotian, S. M. & Menezes, R. G., 09-2012, In : Annals of Tropical Medicine and Public Health. 5, 5, p. 431-435 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sanitation
Environmental Health
Health Facilities
India
Public Health Schools
5 Citations (Scopus)
Refrigeration
Practice Management
India
Primary Health Care
Vaccines
23 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of a one week intradermal regimen for rabies post-exposure prophylaxis: Results of a randomized, open label, active-controlled trial in healthy adult volunteers in India

Sudarshan, M. K., Narayana, D. H. A., Madhusudana, S. N., Holla, R., Ashwin, B. Y., Gangaboraiah, B. & Ravish, H. S., 01-08-2012, In : Human Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics. 8, 8, p. 1077-1081 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Post-Exposure Prophylaxis
Rabies virus
Rabies
Rabies Vaccines
Neutralizing Antibodies
19 Citations (Scopus)

Future specialization interests among medical students in southern india

Subba, S. H., Binu, V. S., Kotian, M. S., Joseph, N., Mahamood, A. B., Dixit, N., George, A., Kumar, P., Acharya, S. & Reddy, P., 01-07-2012, In : National Medical Journal of India. 25, 4, p. 226-229 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical Students
India
Students
Job Satisfaction
Internal Medicine
1 Citation (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 & Kotian, S., 10-2012, In : Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development. 3, 4, p. 132-137 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Low Birth Weight Infant
Longitudinal Studies
Incidence
Morbidity
Birth Weight
7 Citations (Scopus)
India
Mothers
Breast Feeding
Oils
Umbilicus

Is research important in medical curriculum?

Jain, A., 15-08-2012, In : Australasian Medical Journal. 5, 7, p. 350-351 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

3 Citations (Scopus)

Mortality among homeless and unclaimed bodies in Mangalore city - An insight

Raghavendra Babu, Y. P., Joseph, N. & Kadur, K., 01-08-2012, In : Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 19, 6, p. 321-323 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mortality
Homeless Persons
Mortality
Incidence
incidence
Ethics
Teaching Hospitals
Health Personnel
India
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

Prevalence of bacterial vaginosis in mangalore

Udayalaxmi, J., Bhat, G., Kotigadde, S., Antony, B. & Kotian, S., 04-2012, In : Biomedicine (India). 32, 2, p. 236-241 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Obstetrics
Bacterial Vaginosis
Therapeutic Irrigation
Vaginal Discharge
Gram's stain
27 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of depression and its associated factors using Beck Depression Inventory among students of a medical college in Karnataka

Kumar, G. S., Jain, A. & Hegde, S., 01-07-2012, In : Indian Journal of Psychiatry. 54, 3, p. 223-226 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical Students
Depression
Equipment and Supplies
Students
Vulnerable Populations

RE: Choice of specialization among Indian medical students

Subba, S. H., V S, B., Kotian, M. S., Joseph, N., Mahamood, A. B., Dixit, N., George, A., Kumar, P., Acharya, S. & Reddy, P., 01-12-2012, In : National Medical Journal of India. 25, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Response to comment on: Hegde et al. 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., 01-06-2012, In : Diabetes Care. 35, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

24 Citations (Scopus)
Case-Control Studies
India
Birth Intervals
Caregivers
Diet Fads
45 Citations (Scopus)

Self-medication patterns among medical students in South India

Badiger, S., Kundapur, R., Jain, A., Kumar, A., Pattanshetty, S., Thakolkaran, N., Bhat, N. & Ullal, N., 01-01-2012, In : Australasian Medical Journal. 5, 4, p. 217-220 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Medication
Medical Students
India
Students
Textbooks
42 Citations (Scopus)

Sex estimation from foramen magnum dimensions in an Indian population

Raghavendra Babu, Y. P., Kanchan, T., Attiku, Y., Dixit, P. N. & Kotian, M. S., 01-04-2012, In : Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 19, 3, p. 162-167 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Foramen Magnum
regression analysis
Population
logistics
Skull
14 Citations (Scopus)

Suicidal ideation among students of a medical college in Western Nepal: A cross-sectional study

Menezes, R. G., Subba, S. H., Sathian, B., Kharoshah, M. A., Senthilkumaran, S., Pant, S., Arun, M., Kundapur, R., Jain, A., Lobo, S. W. & Ravi Shankar, P., 01-07-2012, In : Legal Medicine. 14, 4, p. 183-187 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Suicidal Ideation
Nepal
Medical Students
Cross-Sectional Studies
Students
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

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
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
22 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