Department of Community Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore

  • India

Research Output 1985 2019

2012
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.

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
19 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
26 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

23 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
41 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
10 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical Students
India
Smoking
Students
Emphysema
11 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blood Donors
India
Tissue Donors
Hepatitis C Antibodies
Hepatitis B Surface Antigens
3 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dentists
Teaching Hospitals
India
Quality of Life
Health
31 Citations (Scopus)
Infant Nutritional Physiological Phenomena
India
Mothers
Outpatients
Pediatrics
9 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
Fingers
Forensic Sciences
Control Groups
Dermatoglyphics

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

Library Services
Students
Libraries
Medical Electronics
Availability
8 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Retreatment
India
Tuberculosis
Sputum
Age Factors
2010
1 Citation (Scopus)

A comparison of responses to alcohol expectancy questionnaire (ceoa) of indian and malaysian medical students

Ganaraja, B., Bhat, M. R. & Kotian, M. S., 01-07-2010, In : Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology. 54, 3, p. 265-270 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical Students
Alcohols
Alcoholism
Students
Surveys and Questionnaires
1 Citation (Scopus)

A profile of patients attending an Anti Retroviral Therapy (ART) centre at a tertiary care hospital in South India

Badiger, S., Thapar, R., Mithra P, P., Kumar, G., Jain, A., Bhaskaran, U. & Subramanya, J., 2010, In : Australasian Medical Journal. 3, 6, p. 344-348 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tertiary Healthcare
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Opportunistic Infections
CD4 Lymphocyte Count
4 Citations (Scopus)

Areca nut and tobacco use among school children in a village in South India - A cross sectional study

Joseph, N., Nagaraj, K. & Shashidhar Kotian, M., 10-06-2010, In : Australasian Medical Journal. 1, 5, p. 299-303 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Areca
Nuts
Mastication
Tobacco Use
India