Thambu David

Summary

Affiliation: Christian Medical College
Country: India

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Detecting mycobacteraemia for diagnosing tuberculosis
    S Thambu David
    Department of Medicine Unit 2, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, India
    Indian J Med Res 119:259-66. 2004
  2. pmc Predictors of mortality in mechanically ventilated patients
    T D Sudarsanam
    Department of Medicine 2, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore 632004, Tamilnadu, India
    Postgrad Med J 81:780-3. 2005
  3. pmc Leflunomide: a possible alternative for gangciclovir sensitive and resistant cytomegalovirus infections
    T D Sudarsanam
    Department of Medicine, CMC, Vellore, India
    Postgrad Med J 82:313-4. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Postmortem trucut transnasal brain biopsy in the diagnosis of encephalitis
    Thambu David Sudarsanam
    Department of Medicine, The Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Trop Doct 38:163-5. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Pilot randomized trial of nutritional supplementation in patients with tuberculosis and HIV-tuberculosis coinfection receiving directly observed short-course chemotherapy for tuberculosis
    T D Sudarsanam
    Department of Medicine, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Trop Med Int Health 16:699-706. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Nasopharyngeal swabs of school children, useful in rapid assessment of community antimicrobial resistance patterns in Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae
    M K Lalitha
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:44-51. 2013

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Detecting mycobacteraemia for diagnosing tuberculosis
    S Thambu David
    Department of Medicine Unit 2, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, India
    Indian J Med Res 119:259-66. 2004
    ..This study evaluated whether blood culture for Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacteraemia (mycobacteraemia) help in diagnosing TB in such cases...
  2. pmc Predictors of mortality in mechanically ventilated patients
    T D Sudarsanam
    Department of Medicine 2, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore 632004, Tamilnadu, India
    Postgrad Med J 81:780-3. 2005
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  3. pmc Leflunomide: a possible alternative for gangciclovir sensitive and resistant cytomegalovirus infections
    T D Sudarsanam
    Department of Medicine, CMC, Vellore, India
    Postgrad Med J 82:313-4. 2006
    ..However, hepatotoxicity and teratogenicity are known side effects. The exact dose and duration of treatment for CMV infection, for secondary prophylaxis, and in situations of gangciclovir resistance need further study...
  4. doi request reprint Postmortem trucut transnasal brain biopsy in the diagnosis of encephalitis
    Thambu David Sudarsanam
    Department of Medicine, The Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Trop Doct 38:163-5. 2008
    ..This could also prove to be of immense benefit in an epidemic of encephalitis, especially in remote areas...
  5. doi request reprint Pilot randomized trial of nutritional supplementation in patients with tuberculosis and HIV-tuberculosis coinfection receiving directly observed short-course chemotherapy for tuberculosis
    T D Sudarsanam
    Department of Medicine, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Trop Med Int Health 16:699-706. 2011
    ..To investigate the effects of nutritional supplementation on the outcome and nutritional status of south Indian patients with tuberculosis (TB) with and without human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) coinfection on anti-tuberculous therapy...
  6. doi request reprint Nasopharyngeal swabs of school children, useful in rapid assessment of community antimicrobial resistance patterns in Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae
    M K Lalitha
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:44-51. 2013
    ..No one has done such surveillance since our study so we decided to publish and more clearly demonstrate the feasibility of the methodology we did...