R Gupta

Summary

Affiliation: St George's
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Time trends in allergic disorders in the UK
    R Gupta
    Lung and Asthma Information Agency, Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Thorax 62:91-6. 2007
  2. doi request reprint International correlations between indicators of prevalence, hospital admissions and mortality for asthma in children
    H R Anderson
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 37:573-82. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint International trends in admissions and drug sales for asthma
    R Gupta
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:138-45. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Burden of allergic disease in the UK: secondary analyses of national databases
    R Gupta
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Clin Exp Allergy 34:520-6. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Ethnic minority health. Restricted access
    M Memon
    Guild Community Healthcare Trust, University of Central Lancashire, Preston
    Health Serv J 111:22-4. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Physiotherapy students' sources of stress, perceived course difficulty, and paid employment: comparison between Western Australia and United Kingdom
    B Tucker
    School of Physiotherapy, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
    Physiother Theory Pract 22:317-28. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint A report of cranial autonomic symptoms in migraineurs
    R Gupta
    Department of Psychiatry, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Shahdara, Delhi, India
    Cephalalgia 27:22-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of renal involvement in Indian patients with systemic sclerosis
    R Gupta
    Department of Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Med Sci 61:91-6. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in tobacco-chewers: a controlled study
    B K Gupta
    Departments of Medicine and Cardiology, SP Medical College and Associated Group of Hospitals, Bikaner 334001 Rajasthan
    J Assoc Physicians India 55:27-31. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of polymorphisms in myeloperoxidase and catalase genes with precancerous changes in the gastric mucosa of patients at inner-city hospitals in New York
    M Steenport
    Hunter College School of Health Professions, City University of New York, Medical Laboratory Sciences Program, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Oncol Rep 18:235-40. 2007

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Publications32

  1. pmc Time trends in allergic disorders in the UK
    R Gupta
    Lung and Asthma Information Agency, Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Thorax 62:91-6. 2007
    ..Allergic disorders are common in the UK. This study reviews recent UK time trends in the prevalence, morbidity and mortality for allergic disorders, excluding asthma...
  2. doi request reprint International correlations between indicators of prevalence, hospital admissions and mortality for asthma in children
    H R Anderson
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 37:573-82. 2008
    ..There are extensive data on the prevalence of childhood asthma world-wide but the relationships between asthma symptom prevalence, mortality and hospital admissions have not been investigated...
  3. ncbi request reprint International trends in admissions and drug sales for asthma
    R Gupta
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:138-45. 2006
    ..To test whether national patterns of asthma drug use, particularly inhaled corticosteroids (ICS), are related to the rate of acute severe asthma exacerbations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Burden of allergic disease in the UK: secondary analyses of national databases
    R Gupta
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Clin Exp Allergy 34:520-6. 2004
    ..Although allergy represents an important source of patient morbidity and healthcare utilization, there is little reliable information on the overall disease burden posed by allergic conditions in the UK...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ethnic minority health. Restricted access
    M Memon
    Guild Community Healthcare Trust, University of Central Lancashire, Preston
    Health Serv J 111:22-4. 2001
    ..Only a minority of organisations reported schemes to address health inequalities. Commissioning organisations covering large communities of people from ethnic minorities should do more to address their special health needs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Physiotherapy students' sources of stress, perceived course difficulty, and paid employment: comparison between Western Australia and United Kingdom
    B Tucker
    School of Physiotherapy, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
    Physiother Theory Pract 22:317-28. 2006
    ..16 (4.02), respectively, there was no correlation between any stress subscale and number of hours worked. Reducing the amount of content and revision of the outcomes of physiotherapy curricula could potentially reduce academic stress...
  7. ncbi request reprint A report of cranial autonomic symptoms in migraineurs
    R Gupta
    Department of Psychiatry, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Shahdara, Delhi, India
    Cephalalgia 27:22-8. 2007
    ..Further research, however, is required to elucidate the underlying neural mechanisms of cranial autonomic symptoms in migraine...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of renal involvement in Indian patients with systemic sclerosis
    R Gupta
    Department of Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Med Sci 61:91-6. 2007
    ..Renal involvement is thought to be rare in Indian patients with SSc. However, there is paucity of data...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in tobacco-chewers: a controlled study
    B K Gupta
    Departments of Medicine and Cardiology, SP Medical College and Associated Group of Hospitals, Bikaner 334001 Rajasthan
    J Assoc Physicians India 55:27-31. 2007
    ..Influence of habitual tobacco chewing on cardiovascular risk has not been well studied. To determine prevalence of major cardiovascular risk factors in subjects who habitually chew tobacco we performed a controlled study...
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of polymorphisms in myeloperoxidase and catalase genes with precancerous changes in the gastric mucosa of patients at inner-city hospitals in New York
    M Steenport
    Hunter College School of Health Professions, City University of New York, Medical Laboratory Sciences Program, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Oncol Rep 18:235-40. 2007
    ..However, since the majority of gastric cancer (GC) cases in our patient population occurred in the antrum, the MPO -463G/G genotype, which is associated with increased MPO expression and antral IM, may be considered a risk factor for GC...
  11. ncbi request reprint Factors predicting hemorrhagic complications after multimodal reperfusion therapy for acute ischemic stroke
    N A Vora
    Department of Neurology, Stroke Institute, University of Pittsburgh, Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 28:1391-4. 2007
    ..We sought to find predictors for hemorrhagic complications in patients with acute ischemic stroke treated with multimodal endovascular therapy...
  12. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and clinical relevance of sexual dysfunction in women and men with chronic heart failure
    E R Schwarz
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center and University of California Los Angeles UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Int J Impot Res 20:85-91. 2008
    ..Despite the fact that most patients are interested in receiving therapy to improve sexual dysfunction, treatment options are rarely discussed or initiated...
  13. ncbi request reprint Body-mass index, waist-size, waist-hip ratio and cardiovascular risk factors in urban subejcts
    R Gupta
    Department of Medicine, Monilek Hospital and Research Centre, Jawahar Nagar, Jaipur 302004, India
    J Assoc Physicians India 55:621-7. 2007
    ..To determine association of obesity, measured by body-mass index (BMI), waist-size or waist-hip ratio (WHR), with multiple risk factors in an urban Indian population we performed an epidemiological study...
  14. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and causation of coronary heart disease and stroke in India
    R Gupta
    Fortis Escorts Hospital, JLN Marg, Malviya Nagar, Jaipur 302017, India
    Heart 94:16-26. 2008
    ..National interventions such as increasing tobacco taxes, labelling unhealthy foods and trans fats, reduction of salt in processed foods and better urban design to promote physical activity may have a wide short-term impact...
  15. ncbi request reprint Fasting glucose and cardiovascular risk factors in an urban population
    R Gupta
    Monilek Hospital and Research Centre, Jaipur, India
    J Assoc Physicians India 55:705-9. 2007
    ..To test the hypothesis that blood glucose levels in the range of normoglycemia are associated with increased cardiovascular risk we performed an epidemiological study in an urban population...
  16. doi request reprint Treatment and outcomes of acute coronary syndromes in India (CREATE): a prospective analysis of registry data
    Denis Xavier
    St John s Medical College and St John s Research Institute, Bangalore, India
    Lancet 371:1435-42. 2008
    ..We aimed to document the characteristics, treatments, and outcomes of patients with acute coronary syndromes who were admitted to hospitals in India...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of rheumatic heart disease in school children in Bikaner: an echocardiographic study
    K L Periwal
    Department of Pediatrics, SP Medical College and Associated Group of Hospitals, Bikaner, India
    J Assoc Physicians India 54:279-82. 2006
    ..To determine prevalence of rheumatic heart disease (RHD) using clinical and echocardiographic criteria and to study influence of socioeconomic status (SES) we studied school children in a north-western Indian town...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of tobacco use and awareness of risks among school children in Jaipur
    V Singh
    Pulmonary Division, Department of Medicine, SMS Medical College, Jaipur 302004 India
    J Assoc Physicians India 54:609-12. 2006
    ..Smoking and tobacco use is a major public health issue in developing countries. We performed an epidemiological study to determine the prevalence of smoking and tobacco-use and awareness of risks of tobacco use among school children...
  19. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune hepatitis in the Indian subcontinent: 7 years experience
    R Gupta
    Department of Gastroenterology, Govind Ballabh Pant Hospital, New Delhi, India
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 16:1144-8. 2001
    ..0 months. CONCLUSIONS: Our results clearly demonstrate that: (i) AIH is not uncommon in India; and (ii) while the profile and spectrum of AIH resembles that seen in the West, Indian patients present late, often in a cirrhotic state...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of hepatopulmonary syndrome in cirrhosis and extrahepatic portal venous obstruction
    D Gupta
    Department of Hepatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:3395-9. 2001
    ..1% in patients with cirrhosis, compared with 2% in patients with EHPVO. One patient with HPS and cirrhosis had clinical cyanosis. CONCLUSION: HPS occurs more commonly in patients with cirrhosis but can also be seen in patients with EHPVO...
  21. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of coronary risk factors among Indian physicians
    A Gupta
    Government ESI Hospital, Jaipur
    J Assoc Physicians India 49:1148-52. 2001
    ..The overall coronary risk is lower among Indian physicians as compared to previous Indian population studies...
  22. ncbi request reprint Increased variance in blood pressure distribution and changing hypertension prevalence in an urban Indian population
    R Gupta
    Department of Medicine, Monilek Hospital and Research Centre, Jawahar Nagar, Jaipur, India
    J Hum Hypertens 17:535-40. 2003
    ..Increasing environmental factors, particularly obesity, appear important...
  23. ncbi request reprint Silent brain infarcts in adult Kuwaiti sickle cell disease patients
    R Marouf
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Am J Hematol 73:240-3. 2003
    ..Further studies are needed to investigate the factors modulating this heterogeneity...
  24. ncbi request reprint Serial epidemiological surveys in an urban Indian population demonstrate increasing coronary risk factors among the lower socioeconomic strata
    R Gupta
    Monilek Hospital and Research Centre, Jaipur, 302004
    J Assoc Physicians India 51:470-7. 2003
    ..To determine trends of coronary risk factors in an Indian urban population and their association with educational level as marker of socioeconomic status...
  25. ncbi request reprint Avascular necrosis of the femoral head in adult Kuwaiti sickle cell disease patients
    R Marouf
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Acta Haematol 110:11-5. 2003
    ..AVNFH is, indeed, quite common among Kuwaiti SCD patients and there is a need for early institution of preventive and therapeutic protocols...
  26. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and pattern of congenital anomalies of the urinary tract detected by intravenous urography in Kuwait
    R Gupta
    Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Int Urol Nephrol 34:477-83. 2002
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  27. ncbi request reprint Trends in hypertension epidemiology in India
    R Gupta
    Department of Medicine, Monilek Hospital and Research Centre, Jawahar Nagar, Jaipur, India
    J Hum Hypertens 18:73-8. 2004
    ..Population-based cost-effective hypertension control strategies should be developed...
  28. ncbi request reprint Hypertension prevalence and blood pressure trends in 88 653 subjects in Mumbai, India
    P C Gupta
    J Hum Hypertens 18:907-10. 2004
  29. ncbi request reprint Five-year blood pressure trends and regression-to-the-mean in an industrial population
    R Tongia
    Rishee Medical Centre, Indore 452001, India
    J Assoc Physicians India 53:693-6. 2005
    ..To determine trends in blood pressure (BP) and assess the statistical phenomenon of regression to the mean we performed sequential examinations in an industrial population...
  30. pmc Increasing paediatric empyema admissions
    R Gupta
    Thorax 61:179-80. 2006
  31. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of neuroimaging assessments used to visualise the seizure focus in people with refractory epilepsy being considered for surgery
    P Whiting
    Department of Social Medicine, Bristol, UK
    Health Technol Assess 10:1-250, iii-iv. 2006
    ..To review the effectiveness and/or accuracy, cost-effectiveness, and predictive value of neuroimaging of the cerebral cortex to visualise the seizure focus in people with refractory epilepsy being considered for surgery...
  32. ncbi request reprint Comparison of definitions of the metabolic syndrome in adult Asian Indians
    J S Wasir
    Department of Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases, Fortis Hospitals, New Delhi, 110070, India
    J Assoc Physicians India 56:158-64. 2008
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