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Community-Based Study of Reproductive Tract Infections Among Women of the Reproductive Age Group in the Urban Health Training Centre Area in Hubli, Karnataka
Clinical and laboratory findings should support self-reported morbidity to know the exact prevalence of any disease in the community, as well as the socio-demographic factors influencing the occurrence of the disease. Expand
A Community Based Study on Menstrual Hygiene among Reproductive Age Group Women in a Rural Area, Tamil Nadu
Most women were found to follow unhygienic practices during menstruation and efforts such as improving female literacy and health education regarding the various risk factors should be made by the policy makers to increase menstrual hygiene among rural population. Expand
Prevalence of diabetes and hypertension among geriatric population in a rural community of Tamilnadu.
Early identification of chronic geriatric morbidities like diabetes and hypertension should be ensured through periodic screening and regular health checkups. Expand
The Awareness about Tuberculosis and DOTS among the Aspiring Doctors in a Tertiary Medical College Hospital, Salem, Tamil Nadu
The knowledge among the interns and the post graduates is inadequate despite Directly Observed Therapy of Short Course (DOTS) being a regular part of the Health system, shows this study. Expand
Health Care- Seeking Behaviour of Women with Symptoms of Reproductive Tract Infections in Urban field practice area, Hubli,Karnataka.
- S. Balamurugan
It was observed that, among 265 women who had symptoms of RTI, only 146(55.09%) women with symptoms had sought some form of treatment, while 119(44.91%) had not sought any treatment. Expand
PREVALENCE OF CHRONIC ENERGY DEFICIENCY , OVERWEIGHT AND OBESITY AMONG THE GERIATRIC POPULATION IN A RURAL AREA IN TAMILNADU
Background: The Current geriatric population in India is about 8% which is expected to rise by 10% in 2025. Among various health problems in geriatric population, nutritional problem plays a major… Expand
Self-directed learning readiness (SDLR) among medical students: a questionnaire-based study from an Indian medical school
Self-directed learning (SDL) prepares medical students for life-long learning which is required to keep up with the continuous advances in medicine and technology. Most of the medical schools in… Expand
A noninvasive blood pressure monitoring system
- S. Balamurugan, R. Reddy, S. Muthan
- Computer Science
- IEEE International Conference on Recent Trends in…
- 20 May 2016
This work has developed a low cost noninvasive blood pressure measurement system which uses the photoplethysmography technique and Reflective Infrared sensors are used for the developed module. Expand
A Validity study of WHO Diagnostic Algorithm for Reproductive Tract Infections Among Reproductive Age Group women in Urban field practice Area in Hubli, Karnataka, India