Department of Community Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore

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2015
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)

Categorical complexities of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in individuals is associated with genetic variations in ADORA2A and GRK5 genes

Gupta, H., Jain, A., Saadi, A. V., Vasudevan, T. G., Hande, M. H., D'Souza, S. C., Ghosh, S. K., Umakanth, S. & Satyamoorthy, K., 01-08-2015, In : Infection, Genetics and Evolution. 34, p. 188-199 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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
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
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
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
2014

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
2 Citations (Scopus)

In vivo morphometry of menisci of the knee in South Indians: A preliminary study

Dhananjaya, K. V. N., Murlimanju, B. V., Poornima, V., Ullal, S., Mitra, P., Dinesh, K. V. N., Saralaya, V., Prabhu, L. & Prashanth, K., 2014, In : Biomedical Journal. 37, 1, p. 14-17 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tibial Meniscus
Horns
Knee
Knee Joint
Orthopedics
8 Citations (Scopus)
Medical Students
Biomedical Research
Students
Research
Technical presentations
4 Citations (Scopus)
Macrolides
Cephalosporins
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Pneumonia
10 Citations (Scopus)

Pattern of acute poisonings in children below 15 years - A study from Mangalore, South India

Ram, P., Kanchan, T. & Unnikrishnan, B., 2014, In : Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 25, p. 26-29 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poisoning
age group
India
Age Groups
Pediatrics
2 Citations (Scopus)
Tertiary Healthcare
Tertiary Care Centers
India
Delivery of Health Care
Body Fluids
5 Citations (Scopus)
Medical Ethics
medical practice
Ethics
India
moral philosophy
2 Citations (Scopus)

Predictors of severity of scrub typhus in the Indian subcontinent

Karanth, S. S., Marupudi, K. C., Sama, V. P. R., Gupta, A., Ballal, K. & Kamath, A., 01-02-2014, In : Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease. 4, S2, p. S674-S678

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scrub Typhus
Orientia tsutsugamushi
Age Factors
Fever
Blood Platelets
2 Citations (Scopus)

Profile of women seeking medical termination of pregnancy in South India

Holla, R., Kanchan, T., Unnikrishnan, B., Kotian, M. S., Kumar, N., Thapar, R., Mithra, P., Papanna, M. K., Kulkarni, V. & Darshan, B. B., 2014, In : International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 125, 3, p. 253-255 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

India
Pregnancy
Contraception
Unplanned Pregnancy
Hospital Records
2 Citations (Scopus)

Psychiatric co–morbidities among patients with select non–communicable diseases in a coastal city of South India

Kulkarni, V., Chinnakali, P., Kanchan, T., Rao, A., Shenoy, M. & Papanna, M. K., 01-09-2014, In : International Journal of Preventive Medicine. 5, 9, p. 1139-1145 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psychiatry
Comorbidity
India
Anxiety
District Hospitals
6 Citations (Scopus)

Psychological evaluation of patients in critical care/intensive care unit and patients admitted in wards

Gaurav Sharma, B., Maben, E. V. S., Kotian, M. S. & Ganaraja, B., 05-12-2014, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 8, 12, p. WC01-WC03

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intensive care units
Critical Care
Intensive Care Units
Psychology
Anxiety
4 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between postural alignment in sitting by photogrammetry and seated postural control in post-stroke subjects

Iyengar, Y. R., Vijayakumar, K., Abraham, J. M., Misri, Z. K., Suresh, B. V. & Unnikrishnan, B., 2014, In : NeuroRehabilitation. 35, 2, p. 181-190 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photogrammetry
Stroke
Kyphosis
Upper Extremity
Software
10 Citations (Scopus)

Safety and immunogenicity study of a new purified chick embryo cell rabies vaccine Vaxirab-N (Pitman-Moore strain) manufactured in India

Ashwath Narayana, D. H., Madhusudana, S. N., Sampath, G., Tripathy, R. M., Sudarshan, M. K., Gangaboraiah, Ravish, H. S., Satapathy, D. M., Gowda, G., Holla, R., Ashwin, B. Y., Padhi, A., Manjula, S. & Patel, P. M., 01-01-2014, In : Human Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics. 10, 1, p. 2796-2801 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rabies Vaccines
Chick Embryo
India
Healthy Volunteers
Safety
2013

Alcohol expectancy responses from teenagers: The early forewarning signals

Sandhya, B., Carol, B. M. S., Kotian, M. S. & Ganaraja, B., 15-03-2013, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 7, 3, p. 489-492 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alcohols
Students
Alcohol Drinking
Alcoholism
Urbanization
7 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the readiness to integrate tobacco control in medical curriculum: Experiences from five medical colleges in southern india

Thankappan, K. R., Yamini, T. R., Mini, G. K., Arthur, C., Sairu, P., Leelamoni, K., Sani, M., Unnikrishnan, B., Basha, S. R. & Nichter, M., 01-2013, In : National Medical Journal of India. 26, 1, p. 18-23 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Curriculum
Tobacco
India
Students
Odds Ratio
12 Citations (Scopus)

Association between bipolar affective disorder and thyroid dysfunction

Krishna, V. N., Thunga, R., Unnikrishnan, B., Kanchan, T., Bukelo, M. J., Mehta, R. K. & Venugopal, A., 02-2013, In : Asian Journal of Psychiatry. 6, 1, p. 42-45 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mood Disorders
Bipolar Disorder
Thyroid Gland
Control Groups
Odds Ratio