S Karande

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Publications

  1. doi Do fathers' attitudes support breastfeeding? A cross-sectional questionnaire-based study in Mumbai, India
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Med Sci 66:30-9. 2012
  2. ncbi Profile of children with poor school performance in Mumbai
    S Karande
    Learning Disability Clinic, Department of Pediatrics, Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400 012 India
    Indian Pediatr 50:427. 2013
  3. ncbi Ocular sequelae of vitamin A deficiency. Same time, another place
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Med J Aust 188:308; discussion 308. 2008
  4. ncbi Clinical and psychoeducational profile of children with specific learning disability and co-occurring attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Sunil Karande
    Learning Disability Clinic, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Med Sci 61:639-47. 2007
  5. ncbi Impact of an education program on parental knowledge of specific learning disability
    Sunil Karande
    Learning Disability Clinic, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 022, India
    Indian J Med Sci 61:398-406. 2007
  6. ncbi Febrile seizures: a review for family physicians
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Med Sci 61:161-72. 2007
  7. ncbi Autism: A review for family physicians
    Sunil Karande
    Developmental Clinic, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 022, India
    Indian J Med Sci 60:205-15. 2006
  8. ncbi Anticonvulsant hypersensitivity syndrome to lamotrigine confirmed by lymphocyte stimulation in vitro
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Med Sci 60:59-63. 2006
  9. ncbi Poor school performance
    Sunil Karande
    Learning Disability Clinic, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pediatr 72:961-7. 2005
  10. ncbi Cognition in specific learning disability
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pediatr 72:1029-33. 2005

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Publications55

  1. doi Do fathers' attitudes support breastfeeding? A cross-sectional questionnaire-based study in Mumbai, India
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Med Sci 66:30-9. 2012
    ..The views of fathers have been shown to be important determinants of infant feeding decisions, but men's attitudes toward breastfeeding and formula feeding have rarely been explored...
  2. ncbi Profile of children with poor school performance in Mumbai
    S Karande
    Learning Disability Clinic, Department of Pediatrics, Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400 012 India
    Indian Pediatr 50:427. 2013
    ..Specific learning disabilities (dyslexia, dysgraphia and dyscalculia) were the commonest cause of PSP (72.76%), followed by borderline intellectual functioning (8.94%), language barrier (8.54%), and mental retardation (4.88%)...
  3. ncbi Ocular sequelae of vitamin A deficiency. Same time, another place
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Med J Aust 188:308; discussion 308. 2008
  4. ncbi Clinical and psychoeducational profile of children with specific learning disability and co-occurring attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Sunil Karande
    Learning Disability Clinic, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Med Sci 61:639-47. 2007
    ..Almost 10% of school-going children have specific learning disability (SpLD) in the form of dyslexia, dysgraphia and/or dyscalculia. Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) occurs as a comorbidity in about 20% of these children...
  5. ncbi Impact of an education program on parental knowledge of specific learning disability
    Sunil Karande
    Learning Disability Clinic, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 022, India
    Indian J Med Sci 61:398-406. 2007
    ..However, there is no reliable information available on parental knowledge about SpLD...
  6. ncbi Febrile seizures: a review for family physicians
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Med Sci 61:161-72. 2007
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  7. ncbi Autism: A review for family physicians
    Sunil Karande
    Developmental Clinic, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 022, India
    Indian J Med Sci 60:205-15. 2006
    ..The family physician can play an important role in detecting autism early, coordinating its assessment and treatment, counseling the parents and classroom teacher, and monitoring the child's progress on a long term basis...
  8. ncbi Anticonvulsant hypersensitivity syndrome to lamotrigine confirmed by lymphocyte stimulation in vitro
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Med Sci 60:59-63. 2006
    ..The potential of first-line aromatic anticonvulsants to cause AHS should be remembered in a patient who has developed AHS on exposure to lamotrigine. Timely recognition of this rare but potentially fatal drug reaction is important...
  9. ncbi Poor school performance
    Sunil Karande
    Learning Disability Clinic, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pediatr 72:961-7. 2005
    ..It is important to find the reason(s) for a child's poor school performance and come up with a treatment plan early so that the child can perform up to full potential...
  10. ncbi Cognition in specific learning disability
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pediatr 72:1029-33. 2005
    ..To compare the cognition abilities of children with specific learning disability (SpLD) viz. dyslexia, dysgraphia and dyscalculia with those of non-impaired children...
  11. ncbi Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder--a review for family physicians
    S Karande
    Learning Disability Clinic, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Med Sci 59:546-55. 2005
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  12. doi Clinical and psychoeducational profile of children with borderline intellectual functioning
    Sunil Karande
    Learning Disability Clinic, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pediatr 75:795-800. 2008
    ..To document the clinical profile and academic history of children with borderline intellectual functioning ("slow learners"); and to assess parental knowledge and attitudes regarding this condition...
  13. doi Impact of an educational program on parental knowledge of cerebral palsy
    Sunil Karande
    Developmental Clinic, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pediatr 75:901-6. 2008
    ..To investigate parental knowledge of cerebral palsy, and to evaluate the impact of an educational intervention on it...
  14. ncbi Managing specific learning disability in schools in India
    Sunil Karande
    Learning Disability Clinic, Department of Pediatrics, Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Indian Pediatr 48:515-20. 2011
    ..Once specific learning disability is recognized as a disability by the Government of India, these children with the backing of the Right to Education Act, would be able to benefit significantly...
  15. doi Update on available vaccines in India: report of the APPA VU 2010: I
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400012, India
    Indian J Pediatr 78:845-53. 2011
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  16. doi Update on imminent vaccines: report of the APPA VU 2010: II
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400012, India
    Indian J Pediatr 78:993-5. 2011
    ....
  17. doi Impact of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder on health-related quality-of-l ife of specific learning disability children [corrected]
    Sunil Karande
    Learning Disability Clinic, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pediatr 76:1119-24. 2009
    ..To evaluate the impact of co-occurring attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) on the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of children with newly diagnosed specific learning disability (SpLD)...
  18. doi Anxiety levels in mothers of children with specific learning disability
    S Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Learning Disability Clinic, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Mumbai, India
    J Postgrad Med 55:165-70. 2009
    ..Parents of children with specific learning disability (SpLD) undergo stress in coping with their child's condition...
  19. doi Recollections of learning-disabled adolescents of their schooling experiences: a qualitative study
    Sunil Karande
    Learning Disability Clinic, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Med Sci 63:382-91. 2009
    ..Little is known about the actual impact of the schooling experience on adolescents with specific learning disability (SpLD)...
  20. doi Quality of life of parents of children with newly diagnosed specific learning disability
    S Karande
    Learning Disability Clinic, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Mumbai 400 022, India
    J Postgrad Med 55:97-103. 2009
    ..Poor school performance in children causes significant stress to parents...
  21. doi Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome revealing Takayasu's arteritis
    Sunil Karande
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pediatr 76:218-20. 2009
    ..Prompt treatment of the hypertension led to rapid reversal of neurological symptoms. CT aortogram revealed aortoarteritis with bilateral renal artery stenosis...
  22. doi Health-related quality of life of children with newly diagnosed specific learning disability
    Sunil Karande
    Learning Disability Clinic, Division of Paediatric Neurology, Department of Paediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai Bombay 400 022, Maharashtra, India
    J Trop Pediatr 55:160-9. 2009
    ..006) or first-born status (p = 0.035) predicted a poor physical summary score. HRQL is significantly compromised in children having newly diagnosed SpLD...
  23. ncbi Tuberculous meningitis and HIV
    Sunil Karande
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pediatr 72:755-60. 2005
    ..To identify factors associated with HIV-infected status in children admitted with tuberculous meningitis (TBM), and to find out whether HIV co-infection affects in-hospital outcome...
  24. ncbi Prognostic clinical variables in childhood tuberculous meningitis: an experience from Mumbai, India
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Neurol India 53:191-5; discussion 195-6. 2005
    ..In India, tuberculous meningitis (TBM) is still a major cause of neurological disabilities and death...
  25. ncbi Hereditary sensory and autonomic neuropathy type IV
    Sunil Karande
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 022, Maharashtra, India
    Indian Pediatr 42:608-9. 2005
  26. doi Impact of parenting practices on parent-child relationships in children with specific learning disability
    S Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Learning Disability Clinic, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Mumbai, India
    J Postgrad Med 57:20-30. 2011
    ..Parents of children with specific learning disability (SpLD) undergo stress in coping up with their child's condition...
  27. ncbi Leptospirosis in children in Mumbai slums
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and Lokmanya Tilak Municipal General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pediatr 69:855-8. 2002
    ..We report an outbreak of leptospirosis that occurred in children living in slums following heavy rainfall and flooding. This hospital-based prospective study was conducted from July to August 2001...
  28. ncbi Leptospiral pneumonia
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pediatr 72:86. 2005
    ..Leptospirosis presenting with pulmonary hemorrhage has been associated with significant mortality but it can be successfully treated with early clinical suspicion of alveolar hemorrhage and prompt therapy...
  29. ncbi Patterns of prescription and drug dispensing
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pediatr 72:117-21. 2005
    ..To analyze the patterns of prescriptions and drug dispensing using World Health Organization core drug use indicators and some additional indices...
  30. ncbi Utility of clinically-directed selective screening to diagnose HIV infection in hospitalized children in Bombay, India
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Paediatrics, LTM Medical College and LTMG Hospital, Bombay, India
    J Trop Pediatr 48:149-55. 2002
    ..001). Our study shows that clinically-directed selective screening does have a practical role in diagnosing HIV infection in a resource-poor setting...
  31. ncbi Comparison of cognition abilities between groups of children with specific learning disability having average, bright normal and superior nonverbal intelligence
    Sunil Karande
    Learning Disability Clinic, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 022, India
    Indian J Med Sci 59:95-103. 2005
    ..dyslexia, dysgraphia and dyscalculia are an important cause of academic underachievement. Aims: To assess whether cognition abilities vary in children with SpLD having different grades of nonverbal intelligence...
  32. ncbi Van der Woude syndrome
    Sunil Karande
    Developmental Clinic, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 022, Maharashtra, India
    Indian Pediatr 42:278. 2005
  33. ncbi Concurrent outbreak of leptospirosis and dengue in Mumbai, India, 2002
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Paediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Mumbai, India
    J Trop Pediatr 51:174-81. 2005
    ..001). If both these features were present, the chances of the child having dengue increased significantly (p=0.001). Our study shows that a concurrent outbreak of leptospirosis and dengue had occurred in the slums of Mumbai city...
  34. ncbi Recollections of Indian children after discharge from an intensive care unit
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai Bombay, India
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:303-7. 2005
    ..To analyze the recollections of children following discharge from the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU)...
  35. ncbi Fanconi-Bickel syndrome
    Sunil Karande
    Developmental Clinic, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 022, Maharashtra, India
    Indian Pediatr 44:223-5. 2007
    ..Laboratory investigations confirmed severe hypophosphatemic rickets and proximal renal tubular dysfunction. Liver biopsy showed glycogen accumulation in the hepatocytes...
  36. ncbi Clinical profile and outcome of acute respiratory failure
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pediatr 70:865-9. 2003
    ..To examine the etiological factors, clinical features, treatment modalities and outcome of acute respiratory failure in children...
  37. pmc An observational study to detect leptospirosis in Mumbai, India, 2000
    S Karande
    Department of Paediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, Bombay, 400 022, India
    Arch Dis Child 88:1070-5. 2003
    ..Leptospirosis is relatively uncommon in children. Following torrential rains and flooding an outbreak of leptospirosis was suspected in Mumbai...
  38. doi Self-perceived health-related quality of life of Indian children with specific learning disability
    S Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Learning Disability Clinic, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
    J Postgrad Med 58:246-54. 2012
    ..Specific learning disability (SpLD) often remains undetected, resulting in the afflicted child experiencing chronic poor school performance...
  39. ncbi Hepatic hydatid cyst rupturing into sub-diaphragmatic space and pericardial cavity
    S R Ahuja
    Department of Paediatrics, LTM Medical College and LTMG Hospital, Sion, Mumbai - 400 022, India
    J Postgrad Med 47:37-9. 2001
    ..There was an associated right-sided reactionary pleural effusion. The pericardial effusion and pleural effusion resolved on albendazole therapy and did not require surgical intervention...
  40. ncbi Educational provisions and learning disability
    Madhuri Kulkarni
    Learning Disability Clinic, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pediatr 73:789-93. 2006
    ..To assess the impact of the provisions of the Maharashtra government on the academic performance of children with specific learning disability (SpLD) at the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) board examination...
  41. ncbi Multiple giant congenital melanocytic nevi with central nervous system melanosis
    S R Ahuja
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, LTM Medical College and LTMG Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400022, India
    Neurol India 51:541-3. 2003
    ..To our knowledge, neurocutaneous melanosis at such a young age has not been reported in Indian literature...
  42. doi Leptospirosis in children: a review for family physicians
    Milind S Tullu
    Department of Pediatrics, Seth G S Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Med Sci 63:368-78. 2009
    ....
  43. ncbi Images in medicine. Double gibbus due to spinal tuberculosis
    S R Ahuja
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 022, India
    J Postgrad Med 49:346-7. 2003
  44. pmc Skeletal dysplasia with unusual visceral manifestations
    S R Ahuja
    Development Disorders Clinic, Department of Pediatrics, LTM Medical College and LTMG Hospital, Sion, Bombay 400 022, India
    Postgrad Med J 78:99-100, 107. 2002
  45. ncbi An unusual presentation of scurvy following head injury
    S R Ahuja
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, LTM Medical College, LTMG Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400 022
    Indian J Med Sci 56:440-2. 2002
    ..Scurvy should be kept as a differential diagnosis in a young child presenting with bleeding manifestations. Taking a detailed dietary history is of utmost importance in pediatric practice...
  46. ncbi Improving drug safety monitoring
    Sunil Karande
    Department of Pediatrics, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai 400022, India
    Indian Pediatr 40:1167-75. 2003
    ..To achieve this aim, establishing in-hospital computerized event monitoring program in major hospitals and an effective national post- marketing drug surveillance network are the need of the hour...
  47. ncbi National pharmacovigilance program
    Sandeep B Bavdekar
    Department of Pediatrics, Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400012, India
    Indian Pediatr 43:27-32. 2006
  48. doi Bone metabolism alteration on antiepileptic drug therapy
    Geetha Krishnamoorthy
    Department of Biochemistry, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pediatr 76:377-83. 2009
    ....
  49. ncbi Boutonneuse fever in a child: a case report and overview
    Sanjeev R Ahuja
    Department of Paediatrics, LTMG Hospital and LTM Medical College, Mumbai
    J Indian Med Assoc 102:170-1, 173. 2004
    ..Rickettsial infection should be considered in a child presenting with an acute febrile illness with skin rash since the response to specific antimicrobial therapy is dramatic and life saving...
  50. pmc Children and multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Mumbai (Bombay), India
    Sunil Karande
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1360-1. 2002
  51. ncbi Acquired multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in an immunocompetent adolescent
    Sunil Karande
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:577-8. 2002
  52. ncbi Specific learning disability: the invisible handicap
    Sunil Karande
    Indian Pediatr 42:315-9. 2005
  53. ncbi Acute aseptic meningitis as the only presenting feature of leptospirosis
    Sunil Karande
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:390-1. 2005
  54. ncbi Involving private pediatricians for research great caution required
    S B Bavdekar
    Indian Pediatr 45:516-7. 2008
  55. ncbi Glutaric aciduria type I associated with learning disability
    Neela Patil
    Indian J Pediatr 71:948. 2004
    ..Psychoeducational testing was used to diagnose the learning disability. We postulate that the accumulation of glutaric acid and other metabolites was responsible for the child developing the associated learning disability...