Shivananda B Nayak

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The association of age, gender, ethnicity, family history, obesity and hypertension with type 2 diabetes mellitus in Trinidad
    B Shivananda Nayak
    The University of the West Indies, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Departments of Preclinical and Paraclinical Sciences, Trinidad and Tobago Electronic address
    Diabetes Metab Syndr 8:91-5. 2014
  2. pmc Hypoglycemic and Hepatoprotective Activity of Fermented Fruit Juice of Morinda citrifolia (Noni) in Diabetic Rats
    B Shivananda Nayak
    Department of Preclinical Sciences, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011:875293. 2011
  3. pmc Experimental Evaluation of Ethanolic Extract of Carapa guianensis L. Leaf for Its Wound Healing Activity Using Three Wound Models
    B Shivananda Nayak
    Department of Preclinical Sciences, The University of West Indies, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Biochemistry Unit, EWMSC, Trinidad and Tobago
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011:419612. 2011
  4. pmc Does insulin resistance co-exist with glucocorticoid resistance in the metabolic syndrome? Studies comparing skin sensitivity to glucocorticoids in individuals with and without acanthosis nigricans
    Surujpal Teelucksingh
    Department of Clinical Medical Sciences, The University of West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, WI
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 11:31. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Relationship between adiponectin, inflammatory markers and obesity in type 2 diabetic and non-diabetic Trinidadians
    Shivananda Nayak
    University of the West Indies, Champs Fleurs, Trinidad and Tobago
    Arch Physiol Biochem 115:28-33. 2009
  6. pmc Determination of RBC membrane and serum lipid composition in Trinidadian type II diabetics with and without nephropathy
    B Shivananda Nayak
    The University of West Indies, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Dept of Preclinical Sciences, Biochemistry Unit, EWMSC, Champs Fleurs, Trinidad and Tobago
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 4:893-9. 2008
  7. pmc Evaluation of the Wound-healing Activity of Ethanolic Extract of Morinda citrifolia L. Leaf
    B Shivananda Nayak
    Department of Pre Clinical Sciences, Biochemistry Unit, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 6:351-6. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Evaluation of wound healing activity of Lantana camara L. - a preclinical study
    B Shivananda Nayak
    Department of Preclinical Sciences, Biochemistry Unit, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad
    Phytother Res 23:241-5. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Influence of ethanolic extract of Jasminum grandflorum linn flower on wound healing activity in rats
    B S Nayak
    Department of Biochemistry, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
    Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 51:189-94. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The evidence based wound healing activity of Lawsonia inermis Linn
    B Shivananda Nayak
    Department of Pre Clinical Sciences, Biochemistry Unit, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad
    Phytother Res 21:827-31. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint The association of age, gender, ethnicity, family history, obesity and hypertension with type 2 diabetes mellitus in Trinidad
    B Shivananda Nayak
    The University of the West Indies, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Departments of Preclinical and Paraclinical Sciences, Trinidad and Tobago Electronic address
    Diabetes Metab Syndr 8:91-5. 2014
    ..To assess the impact of risk factors such as age, gender, ethnicity, family history, body mass index (BMI), waist circumference and hypertension, on the development of type 2 diabetes mellitus in the Trinidadian population...
  2. pmc Hypoglycemic and Hepatoprotective Activity of Fermented Fruit Juice of Morinda citrifolia (Noni) in Diabetic Rats
    B Shivananda Nayak
    Department of Preclinical Sciences, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011:875293. 2011
    ..The data of this study proved the hypoglycemic and hepatoprotective activity of M. citrifolia...
  3. pmc Experimental Evaluation of Ethanolic Extract of Carapa guianensis L. Leaf for Its Wound Healing Activity Using Three Wound Models
    B Shivananda Nayak
    Department of Preclinical Sciences, The University of West Indies, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Biochemistry Unit, EWMSC, Trinidad and Tobago
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011:419612. 2011
    ..03) were significantly higher in extract treated animals. The increased rate of wound contraction, skin breaking strength and hydroxyproline content supports potential application of C. guianensis in wound healing...
  4. pmc Does insulin resistance co-exist with glucocorticoid resistance in the metabolic syndrome? Studies comparing skin sensitivity to glucocorticoids in individuals with and without acanthosis nigricans
    Surujpal Teelucksingh
    Department of Clinical Medical Sciences, The University of West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, WI
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 11:31. 2012
    ..We propose an additional and complementary underlying mechanism of glucocorticoid resistance...
  5. doi request reprint Relationship between adiponectin, inflammatory markers and obesity in type 2 diabetic and non-diabetic Trinidadians
    Shivananda Nayak
    University of the West Indies, Champs Fleurs, Trinidad and Tobago
    Arch Physiol Biochem 115:28-33. 2009
    ..To determine and study the relationship between adiponectin and inflammatory markers in obese, non-obese, type 2 diabetic and non-diabetic Trinidadians...
  6. pmc Determination of RBC membrane and serum lipid composition in Trinidadian type II diabetics with and without nephropathy
    B Shivananda Nayak
    The University of West Indies, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Dept of Preclinical Sciences, Biochemistry Unit, EWMSC, Champs Fleurs, Trinidad and Tobago
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 4:893-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine and examine the relationship between red blood cell (RBC) membrane and serum lipid composition in type II diabetes subjects with and without nephropathy...
  7. pmc Evaluation of the Wound-healing Activity of Ethanolic Extract of Morinda citrifolia L. Leaf
    B Shivananda Nayak
    Department of Pre Clinical Sciences, Biochemistry Unit, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 6:351-6. 2009
    ..002). Enhanced wound contraction, decreased epithelialization time, increased hydroxyproline content and histological characteristics suggest that noni leaf extract may have therapeutic benefits in wound healing...
  8. doi request reprint Evaluation of wound healing activity of Lantana camara L. - a preclinical study
    B Shivananda Nayak
    Department of Preclinical Sciences, Biochemistry Unit, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad
    Phytother Res 23:241-5. 2009
    ..These studies demonstrate that L. camara is effective in healing excision wounds in the experimental animal and could be evaluated as a therapeutic agent in tissue repair processes associated with skin injuries...
  9. ncbi request reprint Influence of ethanolic extract of Jasminum grandflorum linn flower on wound healing activity in rats
    B S Nayak
    Department of Biochemistry, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
    Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 51:189-94. 2007
    ..The. demonstration of increased rate of wound contraction together with the biochemical and histological findings suggest the use of J. grandiflorum flower extract in the management of wound healing...
  10. ncbi request reprint The evidence based wound healing activity of Lawsonia inermis Linn
    B Shivananda Nayak
    Department of Pre Clinical Sciences, Biochemistry Unit, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad
    Phytother Res 21:827-31. 2007
    ..Enhanced wound contraction, increased skin breaking strength, hydroxyproline and histological findings suggest the use of L. inermis in the management of wound healing...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of Hibiscus rosa sinensis L (Malvaceae) on wound healing activity: a preclinical study in a Sprague Dawley rat
    B Shivananda Nayak
    Department of Preclinical Sciences, Biochemistry Unit, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 6:76-81. 2007
    ..002). The dry and wet weight of granulation tissue and hydroxyproline content were also increased significantly when compared with controls. The reported observations suggest H rosa sinensis aids wound healing in the rat model...
  12. ncbi request reprint Protein thiols and thiobarbituric acid reactive substance status in colon cancer patients
    B Shivananda Nayak
    Department of Biochemistry, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Trinidad
    Scand J Gastroenterol 42:848-51. 2007
    ..All the serum samples were analyzed for carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA), protein thiols and TBARS...
  13. ncbi request reprint Wound healing activity of Matricaria recutita L. extract
    B Shivananda Nayak
    Department of Pre Clinical Sciences, Biochemistry Unit, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad
    J Wound Care 16:298-302. 2007
    ..To evaluate the wound healing activity of M. recutita (chamomile) extract in rats...
  14. pmc Nucleic acid distribution pattern as a possible biomarker for metabolic activities of neoplastic cells: a digitally-aided fluorescence microscopy study on normal and neoplastic lymphocytes of acute and chronic canine lymphocytic leukemia
    Godwin N Isitor
    Department of Preclinical Science, School of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, St Augustine Campus, Trinidad, WI, Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
    Cancer Cell Int 9:13. 2009
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  15. doi request reprint Do current standards of primary care of diabetes meet with guideline recommendations in Trinidad, West Indies?
    Lexley M Pinto Pereira
    Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago
    Prim Care Diabetes 3:91-6. 2009
    ..Primary care management of diabetes was examined using the Caribbean Health Research Council (CHRC) guidelines...
  16. doi request reprint Wound healing activity of the fruit skin of Punica granatum
    Shivananda B Nayak
    1 Department of Preclinical Sciences, School of Pharmacy, The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad
    J Med Food 16:857-61. 2013
    ..05). The fruit skin extract did not show any antimicrobial activity against the microrganisms tested. P. granatum promotes significant wound healing in rats and further evaluation of this activity in humans is suggested...
  17. ncbi request reprint Wound healing activity of Carica papaya L. in experimentally induced diabetic rats
    Shivananda B Nayak
    Department of Preclinical Sciences, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad
    Indian J Exp Biol 45:739-43. 2007
    ..The extract exhibited antimicrobial activity against the five organisms tested. Carica papaya promotes significant wound healing in diabetic rats and further evaluation of this activity in humans is suggested...
  18. doi request reprint Association between altered lipid profile, body mass index, low plasma adiponectin and varied blood pressure in Trinidadian type 2 diabetic and non-diabetic subjects
    Shivananda B Nayak
    Department of Preclinical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Trinidad and Tobago
    Indian J Med Sci 66:214-21. 2012
    ..Aim of our study was to determine the associations between lipid profile, BMI, adiponectin, and BP in Trinidadian type 2 diabetic patients with regards to age and ethnicity...
  19. doi request reprint Association of troponin T and altered lipid profile in patients admitted with acute myocardial infarction
    Shivananda B Nayak
    Department of Preclinical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, Trinidad
    Arch Physiol Biochem 116:21-7. 2010
    ..To determine whether elevated levels of troponin T are associated with altered lipid profile...
  20. ncbi request reprint Serum copper, ceruloplasmin, protein thiols and thiobarbituric acid reactive substance status in liver cancer associated with elevated levels of alpha-fetoprotein
    Shivananda B Nayak
    Department of Biochemistry, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
    Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 49:341-4. 2005
    ..Trace elements and free radicals have been implicated in the etiology of cancer. Hence the estimation of ceruloplasmin and protein thiols along with the copper may be of high value in the early diagnosis of cancer...
  21. pmc Relationship between sialic acid and metabolic variables in Indian type 2 diabetic patients
    Shivananda B Nayak
    Department of Biochemistry, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 576104, India
    Lipids Health Dis 4:15. 2005
    ..Plasma sialic acid is a marker of the acute phase response. Objective is to study the relationship between sialic acid relationship with metabolic variables in Indian type 2 diabetes with and without microvascular complications...