Savita Malhotra

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Trichotillomania in children
    Savita Malhotra
    Department of Psychiatry, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian Pediatr 45:403-5. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparative study of prevalence of metabolic syndrome in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia from North India
    Sandeep Grover
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Nord J Psychiatry 68:72-7. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Symptom profile of delirium in children and adolescent--does it differ from adults and elderly?
    Sandeep Grover
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 34:626-32. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Symptom profile and outcome of delirium associated with alcohol withdrawal syndrome: a study from India
    Sandeep Grover
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Am J Addict 22:503-9. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Delirium in elderly people: a study of a psychiatric liaison service in north India
    Sandeep Grover
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:117-27. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of symptoms of delirium across various motoric subtypes
    Sandeep Grover
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 68:283-91. 2014
  7. 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
  8. doi request reprint Do motor subtypes of delirium in child and adolescent have a different clinical and phenomenological profile?
    Sandeep Grover
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 36:187-91. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Electroconvulsive therapy in adolescents: a retrospective study from north India
    Sandeep Grover
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J ECT 29:122-6. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Incidence, prevalence, risk factor and outcome of delirium in intensive care unit: a study from India
    Akhilesh Sharma
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 34:639-46. 2012

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Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Trichotillomania in children
    Savita Malhotra
    Department of Psychiatry, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian Pediatr 45:403-5. 2008
    ..Nearly two-third of these had associated impulse; 75% denied resistance to pluck. Children who continued treatment, showed improvement...
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparative study of prevalence of metabolic syndrome in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia from North India
    Sandeep Grover
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Nord J Psychiatry 68:72-7. 2014
    ..Very few studies have compared the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MS) between patients with bipolar disorder and schizophrenia...
  3. doi request reprint Symptom profile of delirium in children and adolescent--does it differ from adults and elderly?
    Sandeep Grover
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 34:626-32. 2012
    ..Additionally, an attempt was made to compare the phenomenology with adult and elderly patients with delirium...
  4. doi request reprint Symptom profile and outcome of delirium associated with alcohol withdrawal syndrome: a study from India
    Sandeep Grover
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Am J Addict 22:503-9. 2013
    ..To study the profile of delirium associated with alcohol withdrawal syndrome (AWS) in a developing country in terms of symptomatology, associated risk factors/physical complications, and outcome...
  5. doi request reprint Delirium in elderly people: a study of a psychiatric liaison service in north India
    Sandeep Grover
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:117-27. 2012
    ..In addition, an attempt was made to study the factor structure of symptoms using principal components analysis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of symptoms of delirium across various motoric subtypes
    Sandeep Grover
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 68:283-91. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the correlation between delirium motor subtypes and other symptoms of delirium...
  7. 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...
  8. doi request reprint Do motor subtypes of delirium in child and adolescent have a different clinical and phenomenological profile?
    Sandeep Grover
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 36:187-91. 2014
    ..To explore the frequency of different motor subtypes of delirium in children and adolescents and to study the relationship of motor subtypes with other symptoms, etiology and outcome of delirium...
  9. doi request reprint Electroconvulsive therapy in adolescents: a retrospective study from north India
    Sandeep Grover
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J ECT 29:122-6. 2013
    ..There are minimal data on the use of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in adolescents from India. The present study aimed to evaluate the clinical profile and effectiveness of ECT in adolescents (aged 13-18 years)...
  10. doi request reprint Incidence, prevalence, risk factor and outcome of delirium in intensive care unit: a study from India
    Akhilesh Sharma
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 34:639-46. 2012
    ..To evaluate the incidence, prevalence, risk factors and outcome of delirium in the respiratory intensive care unit of a tertiary care hospital...
  11. ncbi request reprint Delirium in children and adolescents
    Sandeep Grover
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Int J Psychiatry Med 39:179-87. 2009
    ..To study the clinical profile of children and adolescents (< or = 14 years) referred to the Consultation-Liaison (CL) psychiatry services of a Tertiary Care Centre...
  12. doi request reprint Elevated total cholesterol in severely depressed patients: role in cardiovascular risk?
    Partha Pratim Das
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    World J Biol Psychiatry 11:321-8. 2010
    ..Abnormalities in serum lipid fractions have been reported in depression, but the clinical and biological significance of such findings are yet to be elucidated...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of psychiatric disorders in school children in Chandigarh, India
    Savita Malhotra
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Indian J Med Res 116:21-8. 2002
    ..The main objective of this research was to study the extent and nature of psychiatric disorders in school children in a defined geographical area and to study their psychosocial correlates...
  14. ncbi request reprint Specific learning disabilities in children: deficits and neuropsychological profile
    Adarsh Kohli
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Int J Rehabil Res 28:165-9. 2005
    ..Identification of SLDs is useful in drawing up a treatment plan specific for a particular child...
  15. doi request reprint Brief report: childhood disintegrative disorder as a likely manifestation of vitamin B12 deficiency
    Savita Malhotra
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160012, India
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:2207-10. 2013
    ..This case illustrates the need for a thorough evaluation of all cases of childhood disintegrative disorder so that treatable causes of regression, like vitamin B12 deficiency, are not missed. ..
  16. pmc Telepsychiatry: Promise, potential, and challenges
    Savita Malhotra
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Psychiatry 55:3-11. 2013
    ..In this background, we have further focused on the models of telepsychiatry best suited for India, considering that mental health care can be integrated into primary care and taken to the doorstep of patients in the community...
  17. ncbi request reprint Informed consent & ethical issues in paediatric psychopharmacology
    Savita Malhotra
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Med Res 129:19-32. 2009
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  18. pmc Intentional self-harm seen in psychiatric referrals in a tertiary care hospital
    Partha Pratim Das
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian J Psychiatry 50:187-91. 2008
    ..Intentional self-harm is common, through out the world; however, there is scanty data from India...
  19. pmc Incidence of childhood psychiatric disorders in India
    Savita Malhotra
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian J Psychiatry 51:101-7. 2009
    ..Incidence studies though more difficult and time consuming, provide invaluable information on the pattern and causes of occurrence of mental disorders allowing opportunity for early intervention and primary prevention...
  20. ncbi request reprint Growing up with the families of β-thalassaemia major using an accelerated longitudinal design
    Praveen Khairkar
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Med Res 132:428-37. 2010
    ..We aimed to construct the picture of developmental epidemiology for psychosocial aspects in families of β-thalassaemia major patients attending a tertiary care hospital in north India...
  21. ncbi request reprint Understanding childhood depression
    Savita Malhotra
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Indian J Med Res 125:115-28. 2007
    ..We review literature available on historical aspect, epidemiology, clinical characteristics, and aetiology of childhood depression...
  22. ncbi request reprint Promoting child and adolescent mental health in low and middle income countries
    Vikram Patel
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and Sangath, India
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:313-34. 2008
    ..We also consider the role of formal teaching and training programmes, and the role for specialists in CAMH promotion...