D Basu

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Publications

  1. pmc Management of anorexia and bulimia nervosa: An evidence-based review
    Kaustav Chakraborty
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian J Psychiatry 52:174-86. 2010
  2. pmc Club drugs: review of the 'rave' with a note of concern for the Indian scenario
    Kaustav Chakraborty
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Med Res 133:594-604. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Seroprevalence of anti-hepatitis C virus (anti-HCV) antibody and HCV-related risk in injecting drug users in northern India: comparison with non-injecting drug users
    Debasish Basu
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Asian J Psychiatr 6:52-5. 2013
  4. pmc Changing pattern of substance abuse in patients attending a de-addiction centre in north India (1978-2008)
    Debasish Basu
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Med Res 135:830-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Overview of substance abuse and hepatitis C virus infection and co-infections in India
    Debasish Basu
    Department of Psychiatry, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    J Neuroimmune Pharmacol 5:496-506. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Disproportionately high rate of epileptic seizure in patients abusing dextropropoxyphene
    Debasish Basu
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Am J Addict 18:417-21. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical characterization of use of acamprosate and naltrexone: data from an addiction center in India
    Debasish Basu
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Am J Addict 14:381-95. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Substance-dependent women attending a de-addiction center in North India: sociodemographic and clinical profile
    S Grover
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, United Kingdom
    Indian J Med Sci 59:283-91. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Cannabis psychosis and acute schizophrenia. a case-control study from India
    D Basu
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Eur Addict Res 5:71-3. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Courses of substance use and schizophrenia in the dual-diagnosis patients: is there a relationship?
    S Goswami
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, PGIMER, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Indian J Med Sci 57:338-46. 2003

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  1. pmc Management of anorexia and bulimia nervosa: An evidence-based review
    Kaustav Chakraborty
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian J Psychiatry 52:174-86. 2010
    ..In bulimia nervosa, both fluoxetine and cognitive behavior therapy have been found to be effective. Although the above-mentioned management options have been in use for decades, the active ingredient is still to be ascertained...
  2. pmc Club drugs: review of the 'rave' with a note of concern for the Indian scenario
    Kaustav Chakraborty
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Med Res 133:594-604. 2011
    ..Keeping abreast of current trends in club drug use prepares the clinician to recognize the clinical effects of club drug use, to manage club drug related emergencies, and to generate social awareness...
  3. doi request reprint Seroprevalence of anti-hepatitis C virus (anti-HCV) antibody and HCV-related risk in injecting drug users in northern India: comparison with non-injecting drug users
    Debasish Basu
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Asian J Psychiatr 6:52-5. 2013
    ..The current study was designed to study seroprevalence of anti-hepatitis C virus (anti-HCV) antibody in injecting drug users (IDUs) and non-injecting drug users (non-IDUs) with or without other HCV-related risk behaviour...
  4. pmc Changing pattern of substance abuse in patients attending a de-addiction centre in north India (1978-2008)
    Debasish Basu
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Med Res 135:830-6. 2012
    ..The present retrospective study was carried out to document these changes in patients registered in a de-addiction centre in north India over three decades...
  5. doi request reprint Overview of substance abuse and hepatitis C virus infection and co-infections in India
    Debasish Basu
    Department of Psychiatry, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    J Neuroimmune Pharmacol 5:496-506. 2010
    ..There is a glaring paucity of studies on risk behaviours that can be linked meaningfully to HCV infection and its consequences. The urgent future research needs in this important area are highlighted...
  6. doi request reprint Disproportionately high rate of epileptic seizure in patients abusing dextropropoxyphene
    Debasish Basu
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Am J Addict 18:417-21. 2009
    ..The awareness of this phenomenon has implications for diagnosis and management, as well as for drug regulation policy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical characterization of use of acamprosate and naltrexone: data from an addiction center in India
    Debasish Basu
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Am J Addict 14:381-95. 2005
    ..Logistic regression analysis showed that both family/social support and acamprosate appeared to contribute modestly toward explaining the variance in short-term outcome...
  8. ncbi request reprint Substance-dependent women attending a de-addiction center in North India: sociodemographic and clinical profile
    S Grover
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, United Kingdom
    Indian J Med Sci 59:283-91. 2005
    ..Studying the sociodemographic and clinical profile of treatment-seeking substance-dependent women can help us to understand the problem better and respond appropriately in terms of primary and secondary prevention strategies...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cannabis psychosis and acute schizophrenia. a case-control study from India
    D Basu
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Eur Addict Res 5:71-3. 1999
    ..The implication of the study is that the role of cannabis in any acute psychosis should be investigated carefully so as to prevent an overdiagnosis of schizophrenia...
  10. ncbi request reprint Courses of substance use and schizophrenia in the dual-diagnosis patients: is there a relationship?
    S Goswami
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, PGIMER, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Indian J Med Sci 57:338-46. 2003
    ..Interrelationship of schizophrenia and substance use is complex and multifactorial. Examining the influence of various psychoactive substances on course of patients with pure dual-diagnosis schizophrenia may help to solve this riddle...
  11. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of epileptic seizure in substance-abusing subjects
    Surendra K Mattoo
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 63:580-2. 2009
    ..Results indicate that seizures may be more common in older patients with longer duration of dependence among those abusing alcohol...
  12. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of male buprenorphine addicts attending an addiction clinic in India
    D Basu
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Addiction 95:1363-72. 2000
    ..There is a lack of longitudinal studies of buprenorphine dependence, an important opioid dependence in several countries. We investigated the course and outcome of buprenorphine dependence in an Indian clinic-attending cohort...
  13. doi request reprint Substance-induced psychotic disorders: 13-year data from a de-addiction centre and their clinical implications
    Munish Aggarwal
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Asian J Psychiatr 5:220-4. 2012
    ..The present study showed that the presentation of SIPDs is similar to the primary psychotic disorder and this has management implication...
  14. ncbi request reprint Carisoprodol abuse: a report from India
    S Sikdar
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 88:302-3. 1993
    ..Unless awareness spreads and cautionary measures are taken, carisoprodol abuse might become a great menace in the near future...
  15. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in schizophrenia in India: comparison of three approaches
    A Lobana
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 104:51-5. 2001
    ..46). CONCLUSION: Although quality of life is characteristically measured with subjects, the use of objective measures of quality of life and key informants of patients provide useful proxy measures...
  16. ncbi request reprint Orthopaedic applications of bone graft & graft substitutes: a review
    S K Nandi
    Department of Veterinary Surgery and Radiology, West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences, Kolkata, India
    Indian J Med Res 132:15-30. 2010
    ..We review the currently available bone graft and graft substitutes for the novel therapeutic approaches in clinical setting of orthopaedic surgery...
  17. ncbi request reprint Age at onset typology in opioid-dependent men: an exploratory study from India
    Biswajit De
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Am J Addict 12:336-45. 2003
    ..These results show the age at onset typology in opioid dependence to be feasible and to have some similarities to age at onset typology in alcoholism...
  18. doi request reprint Prevalence and clinical profile of delirium: a study from a tertiary-care hospital in north India
    Sandeep Grover
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:25-9. 2009
    ..There is scarcity of data from the Indian subcontinent in terms of rates of psychiatric referrals and prevalence of delirium in the medico-surgical setting...
  19. ncbi request reprint Family study of acute and transient psychotic disorders: comparison with schizophrenia
    S K Das
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 34:328-32. 1999
    ..Acute non-organic psychoses, as often described in European and Indian literature, and categorized as 'Acute and transient psychotic disorders' in ICD-10, lack a clear nosological distinction from schizophrenia...
  20. pmc Endorsement and concordance of icd-10 versus dsm-iv criteria for substance dependence : Indian perspective
    D Basu
    DEBASISH BASU, MD, DNB, Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012
    Indian J Psychiatry 42:378-86. 2000
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  21. pmc Motivation for addiction treatment-hindi scale: development and factor structure
    Surendra K Mattoo
    SURENDRA K MATTOO, M D, Additional Professor in Psychiatry, Drug De addiction and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012
    Indian J Psychiatry 44:131-7. 2002
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  22. ncbi request reprint Lithium prophylaxis of recurrent bipolar affective disorder: long-term outcome and its psychosocial correlates
    P KuLhara
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Affect Disord 54:87-96. 1999
    ..Also, role of psychosocial factors in influencing the outcome is unclear...
  23. ncbi request reprint Ultra-rapid opioid detoxification: current status and controversies
    J Singh
    Department of Psychiatry, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    J Postgrad Med 50:227-32. 2004
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  24. ncbi request reprint Substance use and other psychiatric disorders in first-degree relatives of opioid-dependent males: a case-controlled study from India
    M Phani Prasant
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Addiction 101:413-9. 2006
    ..To assess the prevalence of substance use and other psychiatric disorders in first-degree relatives of males with opioid dependence compared to normal controls...
  25. ncbi request reprint Comparison of temperament and character profiles of anesthesiologists and surgeons: a preliminary study
    S Mitra
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Med Sci 57:431-6. 2003
    ..Given the high levels of stress in anesthesiologists and also their close working liaison with surgeons, it may be worthwhile to compare the personality profiles of these two groups of professionals...
  26. doi request reprint Auditory P300 event-related potentials and neurocognitive functions in opioid dependent men and their brothers
    Shubh Mohan Singh
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Am J Addict 18:198-205. 2009
    ..These are reflective of executive dysfunction and disrupted behavioral inhibition and the intermediate position of brothers suggests a common genetic substrate as a component of the etiology...
  27. ncbi request reprint Inhalant abuse by adolescents: a new challenge for Indian physicians
    Debasish Basu
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Med Sci 58:245-9. 2004
    ..The diagnosis of inhalant abuse can be difficult and relies almost entirely on clinical judgment. Treatment is generally supportive...
  28. ncbi request reprint Drug and alcohol abuse: general physician's perspective
    Debasish Basu
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012
    J Indian Med Assoc 103:88, 90, 92 passim. 2005
    ..The role of general/primary care physicians has been highlited in the persepctive of substance-abuse disorders...
  29. ncbi request reprint Drug dependence in adolescents 1978-2003: a clinical-based observation from North India
    Baljeet Singh Saluja
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 74:455-8. 2007
    ..To study the demographic and clinical profile of adolescent subjects (< or =18 yr) presenting to a state-funded drug de-addiction centre in north India...
  30. ncbi request reprint Audiovestibular dysfunction in alcohol dependence. Are we worried?
    Roshan K Verma
    Department of Otolaryngology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Am J Otolaryngol 27:225-8. 2006
    ..To study the audiovestibular function in patients of long-term alcohol dependence and compare these changes with social users of alcohol and complete abstainers...
  31. ncbi request reprint The revival (or, rather, survival) of disulfiram
    Sandeep Grover
    Addiction 99:785. 2004
  32. ncbi request reprint Substance-abusing schizophrenics: do they self-medicate?
    Santanu Goswami
    Drug De addiction and Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Am J Addict 13:139-50. 2004
    ..All of this evidence provides a consistent but modest support for the SMH for "some patients, some substances, and some symptoms." The implications are discussed...
  33. ncbi request reprint Antipsychotic drugs and schizophrenia
    Nitin Gupta
    N Engl J Med 354:298-300; author reply 298-300. 2006
  34. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and its correlates in patients with dual diagnosis of bipolar affective disorder and substance dependence
    Jaspreet Singh
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Bipolar Disord 7:187-91. 2005
    ..To compare the quality of life (QOL) of patients having dual diagnosis of bipolar affective disorder and substance dependence with those having either diagnosis alone and with healthy controls...
  35. ncbi request reprint Involvement of Alcoholics Anonymous and other self-help groups in professional treatment of substance abusers: an Indian perspective
    Om Prakash Jhirwal
    J Subst Abuse Treat 29:65. 2005
  36. ncbi request reprint Typologies of drug dependence: comparative validity of a multivariate and four univariate models
    Debasish Basu
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 73:289-300. 2004
    ..This direct method of comparison seemed to demonstrate the superior validity of the multivariate cluster-analytic approach over the univariate approaches to classifying subjects with drug dependence...
  37. ncbi request reprint Ultra-rapid opioid detoxification procedures in India: how far they are ethical?
    Om Prakash Jhirwal
    Indian J Med Sci 58:132-3. 2004