T Arun Babu

Summary

Publications

  1. doi Unusual presentation of sand aspiration in a 14-mo-old child
    Thirunavukkarasu Arun Babu
    Department of Pediatrics, Indira Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Pondicherry 605 010, India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:786-8. 2013
  2. ncbi Are tomorrow's doctors aware of the code of medical ethics?
    T Arun Babu
    Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences, Osudu, Agaram, Puducherry, 605 502 INDIA email
    Indian J Med Ethics 10:192-4. 2013
  3. doi A simple and cheap alternative approach to administering continuous positive airway pressure in resource limited settings
    Thirunavukkarasu Arun Babu
    MD, Assistant Professor of Paediatrics, Indira Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute IGMC and RI Puducherry 605 009, India
    Trop Doct 42:240. 2012
  4. doi Congenital miliaria crystallina in a term neonate born to a mother with chorioamnionitis
    Thirunavukkarasu Arun Babu
    Department of Pediatrics, Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences, Osudu, Agaram Village, Puducherry, India
    Pediatr Dermatol 29:306-7. 2012
  5. ncbi Persistent earache due to tonsillolith
    Thirunavukkarasu Arun Babu
    Department of Pediatrics, Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences SLIMS, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Pillaiyarkuppam, Pondicherry, India 607 402
    Indian Pediatr 49:144-5. 2012
  6. doi Post streptococcal myalgia: an under-recognized clinical syndrome
    Thirunavukkarasu Arun Babu
    Department of Pediatrics, Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences SLIMS, Osudu, Agaram Village, Puducherry 605 502, India
    Indian J Pediatr 79:383-5. 2012
  7. doi Prophylactic topical heparin can prevent or postpone intravenous cannula induced superficial thrombophlebitis
    T Arun Babu
    Department of Pediatrics, Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research JIPMER, Puducherry, India
    Med Hypotheses 74:857-8. 2010
  8. doi Vitamin A supplementation in late pregnancy can decrease the incidence of bronchopulmonary dysplasia in newborns
    T Arun Babu
    Department of Pediatrics, Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research JIPMER, Puducherry, India
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:1468-9. 2010
  9. doi Academic dishonesty among undergraduates from private medical schools in India. Are we on the right track?
    Thirunavukkarasu Arun Babu
    Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences SLIMS, India
    Med Teach 33:759-61. 2011

Collaborators

  • Thirunavukkarasu Arun Babu
  • T Arun Babu
  • V Sharmila
  • Shanthi Ananthakrishnan
  • C Venkatesh
  • Chandrasekaran Venkatesh

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi Unusual presentation of sand aspiration in a 14-mo-old child
    Thirunavukkarasu Arun Babu
    Department of Pediatrics, Indira Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Pondicherry 605 010, India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:786-8. 2013
    ..2 × 0.4 × 0.3 cm in left main bronchus and was removed via rigid bronchoscopy. This report underscores the importance of performing bronchoscopy in all cases of suspected foreign body aspirations...
  2. ncbi Are tomorrow's doctors aware of the code of medical ethics?
    T Arun Babu
    Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences, Osudu, Agaram, Puducherry, 605 502 INDIA email
    Indian J Med Ethics 10:192-4. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the awareness of the 'ethical code of conduct for medical practitioners' among medical undergraduate students...
  3. doi A simple and cheap alternative approach to administering continuous positive airway pressure in resource limited settings
    Thirunavukkarasu Arun Babu
    MD, Assistant Professor of Paediatrics, Indira Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute IGMC and RI Puducherry 605 009, India
    Trop Doct 42:240. 2012
    ..Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is a valuable tool in managing infants requiring respiratory support. This article highlights a simple and economical alternative model to administer nasal CPAP using an infant feeding tube...
  4. doi Congenital miliaria crystallina in a term neonate born to a mother with chorioamnionitis
    Thirunavukkarasu Arun Babu
    Department of Pediatrics, Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences, Osudu, Agaram Village, Puducherry, India
    Pediatr Dermatol 29:306-7. 2012
    ..The disease is seen frequently in hot, humid, tropical climates and in the neonatal period, but congenital occurrence is rare. We report a case of congenital MC in a baby born to a mother with chorioamnionitis...
  5. ncbi Persistent earache due to tonsillolith
    Thirunavukkarasu Arun Babu
    Department of Pediatrics, Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences SLIMS, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Pillaiyarkuppam, Pondicherry, India 607 402
    Indian Pediatr 49:144-5. 2012
    ..The tonsilloliths were successfully removed under local anaesthesia following which the symptoms subsided...
  6. doi Post streptococcal myalgia: an under-recognized clinical syndrome
    Thirunavukkarasu Arun Babu
    Department of Pediatrics, Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences SLIMS, Osudu, Agaram Village, Puducherry 605 502, India
    Indian J Pediatr 79:383-5. 2012
    ..The authors report a case of PSM in an 11-year-old boy along with a review of previously reported cases. The diagnosis of PSM should be considered in children presenting with acute myalgia and high Anti-Streptolysin O titres...
  7. doi Prophylactic topical heparin can prevent or postpone intravenous cannula induced superficial thrombophlebitis
    T Arun Babu
    Department of Pediatrics, Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research JIPMER, Puducherry, India
    Med Hypotheses 74:857-8. 2010
    ..High incidence of ST justifies the use of prophylactic topical heparin with all IV cannulations. Prophylaxis will be better than treatment in managing patients with IV cannulas...
  8. doi Vitamin A supplementation in late pregnancy can decrease the incidence of bronchopulmonary dysplasia in newborns
    T Arun Babu
    Department of Pediatrics, Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research JIPMER, Puducherry, India
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:1468-9. 2010
    ..It will also treat the highly prevalent vitamin A deficiency in pregnant mothers and newborns of the developing world...
  9. doi Academic dishonesty among undergraduates from private medical schools in India. Are we on the right track?
    Thirunavukkarasu Arun Babu
    Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences SLIMS, India
    Med Teach 33:759-61. 2011
    ..Though doctors are considered to be respectful role models of professionalism and ethics, medical students are no strangers to academic dishonesty...