P C Gupta

Summary

Affiliation: Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Country: India

Publications

  1. pmc Cohort study of all-cause mortality among tobacco users in Mumbai, India
    P C Gupta
    Epidemiology Research Unit, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, India
    Bull World Health Organ 78:877-83. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of betel quid usage
    P C Gupta
    Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Epidemiology Research Unit, Mumbai, India
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 33:31-6. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of cessation of tobacco use on the incidence of oral mucosal lesions in a 10-yr follow-up study of 12,212 users
    P C Gupta
    Basic Dental Research Unit and WHO Collaborating Centre for Oral Cancer Prevention, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Bombay, India
    Oral Dis 1:54-8. 1995
  4. ncbi request reprint Oral submucous fibrosis in India: a new epidemic?
    P C Gupta
    Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Maharashatra, India
    Natl Med J India 11:113-6. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Global epidemiology of areca nut usage
    P C Gupta
    Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India
    Addict Biol 7:77-83. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint A national epidemiological survey of oral mucosal lesions in Malaysia
    R B Zain
    Dental Faculty, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 25:377-83. 1997

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Publications6

  1. pmc Cohort study of all-cause mortality among tobacco users in Mumbai, India
    P C Gupta
    Epidemiology Research Unit, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, India
    Bull World Health Organ 78:877-83. 2000
    ..g. chewing betel-quid). We therefore carried out a cohort study in the city of Mumbai, India, to estimate the relative risks for all-cause mortality among various kinds of tobacco users...
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of betel quid usage
    P C Gupta
    Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Epidemiology Research Unit, Mumbai, India
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 33:31-6. 2004
    ..Within a short period of about 2 decades, this industry has risen in value to several hundred US million dollars. Use of areca nut in any form is not safe for oral health; the use of commercially manufactured forms seems even riskier...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of cessation of tobacco use on the incidence of oral mucosal lesions in a 10-yr follow-up study of 12,212 users
    P C Gupta
    Basic Dental Research Unit and WHO Collaborating Centre for Oral Cancer Prevention, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Bombay, India
    Oral Dis 1:54-8. 1995
    ..The cessation of tobacco use led to a substantial fall in the incidence of leukoplakia and other lesions implying a reduced risk for oral cancer after cessation of tobacco use...
  4. ncbi request reprint Oral submucous fibrosis in India: a new epidemic?
    P C Gupta
    Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Maharashatra, India
    Natl Med J India 11:113-6. 1998
    ..The reported prevalence of OSF in Bhavnagar district during 1967 was 0.16%. We investigated whether the impression of an increase in the incidence of the disease was real...
  5. ncbi request reprint Global epidemiology of areca nut usage
    P C Gupta
    Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India
    Addict Biol 7:77-83. 2002
    ..Some interesting trends on chewing patterns have emerged from recent data, suggesting a decline in the habit in some countries such as Thailand while the prevalence of areca nut use is rising in India and Taiwan...
  6. ncbi request reprint A national epidemiological survey of oral mucosal lesions in Malaysia
    R B Zain
    Dental Faculty, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 25:377-83. 1997
    ..6%) had betel chewer's mucosa. The prevalence of oral precancer was highest amongst Indians (4.0%) and other Bumiputras (the indigenous people of Sabah and Sarawak) (2.5%) while the lowest prevalence was amongst the Chinese (0.5%)...