M Leelavathi

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Cat flea infestation in a hospital: a case report
    Muthupalaniappen Leelavathi
    Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Jalan Yaacob Latif, Bandar Tun Razak, 56000 Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Korean J Parasitol 50:79-82. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Emotional and behavioral problems among adolescent smokers and their help-seeking behavior
    Leelavathi Muthupalaniappen
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical Faculty, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:1273-9. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Mismanagement of cat bite wound: lessons to learn
    M Leelavathi
    Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Clin Ter 164:225-7. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of toenail onychomycosis among diabetics at a primary care facility in Malaysia
    M Leelavathi
    Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 44:479-83. 2013

Collaborators

  • Leelavathi Muthupalaniappen
  • Siti Norain Hamid
  • Khairani Omar
  • Tuti Iryani
  • Juslina Omar

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Cat flea infestation in a hospital: a case report
    Muthupalaniappen Leelavathi
    Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Jalan Yaacob Latif, Bandar Tun Razak, 56000 Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Korean J Parasitol 50:79-82. 2012
    ..We hereby report a case of nosocomial infestation of cat flea in a hospital facility. Identification of the parasite, its appropriate eradication, and adequate medical management of the patients resulted in a satisfactory outcome...
  2. ncbi request reprint Emotional and behavioral problems among adolescent smokers and their help-seeking behavior
    Leelavathi Muthupalaniappen
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical Faculty, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:1273-9. 2012
    ..Adolescent smokers preferred to seek help for their problems from informal sources. Physicians treating adolescents should inquire about smoking habits, emotional and behavioral problems and offer counseling if required...
  3. ncbi request reprint Mismanagement of cat bite wound: lessons to learn
    M Leelavathi
    Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Clin Ter 164:225-7. 2013
    ..A trial of oral antifungal agent resulted in complete recovery of the lesions implicating fungus as the causative pathogen. Physicians should have a high index of suspicion for fungal infections when managing animal inflicted wounds...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of toenail onychomycosis among diabetics at a primary care facility in Malaysia
    M Leelavathi
    Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 44:479-83. 2013
    ..05). There were no significant correlations with gender, ethnic group, duration of diabetes, types of diabetes or glycemic control. The prevalence of onychomycosis among diabetics in our study was high...