Vijay Viswanathan

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Publications

  1. pmc Management of diabetic hypertensives
    Jai Ganesh
    Department of Diabetology, M V Hospital for Diabetes, Prof M Viswanathan Diabetes Research Centre, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, No 4, West Mada Church Street, Royapuram, Chennai, India
    Indian J Endocrinol Metab 15:S374-9. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Effect of diabetes on treatment outcome of smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis--a report from South India
    Vijay Viswanathan
    M V Hospital for Diabetes and Prof M Viswanathan Diabetes Research Centre WHO Collaborating Centre for Education, Research and Training in Diabetes, Royapuram, Chennai, India Electronic address
    J Diabetes Complications 28:162-5. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Managing diabetic foot infection in India
    Vijay Viswanathan
    MV Hospital for Diabetes and Prof M Viswanathan Diabetes Research Centre, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, Chennai Tamil Nadu, India
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 12:158-66. 2013
  4. pmc Risk factors associated with the development of overt nephropathy in type 2 diabetes patients: a 12 years observational study
    Vijay Viswanathan
    M V Hospital for Diabetes and Prof M Viswanathan Diabetes Research Centre, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, Chennai, India
    Indian J Med Res 136:46-53. 2012
  5. pmc Prevalence of diabetes and pre-diabetes and associated risk factors among tuberculosis patients in India
    Vijay Viswanathan
    Diabetology, M V Hospital for Diabetes and Prof M Viswanathan Diabetes Research Centre, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
    PLoS ONE 7:e41367. 2012
  6. pmc A pilot study on the effects of a polyherbal formulation cream on diabetic foot ulcers
    Vijay Viswanathan
    WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, MV Hospital for Diabetes and Diabetes Research Centre, Chennai, India
    Indian J Med Res 134:168-73. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of post amputation outcome in patients with type 2 diabetes from specialized foot care centres in three developing countries
    Vijay Viswanathan
    M V Hospital for Diabetes and Diabetes Research Centre, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, Royapuram, Chennai, India
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 88:146-50. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular risk among police personnel compared to general population in India
    Shabana Tharkar
    M V Hospital for Diabetes and Diabetes Research Centre WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in diabetes No 4, Main Road, Royapuram, Chennai, India
    J Assoc Physicians India 56:845-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint The costs of treating long-term diabetic complications in a developing country: a study from India
    Satyavani Kumpatla
    Dept of Clinical Trials, M V Hospital for Diabetes, Chennai
    J Assoc Physicians India 61:102-9. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of performance of A1c and FPG tests for screening newly diagnosed diabetes defined by an OGTT among tuberculosis patients-a study from India
    Satyavani Kumpatla
    M V Hospital for Diabetes and Prof M Viswanathan Diabetes Research Centre WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 102:60-4. 2013

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  1. pmc Management of diabetic hypertensives
    Jai Ganesh
    Department of Diabetology, M V Hospital for Diabetes, Prof M Viswanathan Diabetes Research Centre, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, No 4, West Mada Church Street, Royapuram, Chennai, India
    Indian J Endocrinol Metab 15:S374-9. 2011
    ..Achieving the target BP of <130/80 is the priority rather than the drug combination used in order to arrest and prevent the progression of macro- and microvascular complications in diabetic hypertensives...
  2. doi request reprint Effect of diabetes on treatment outcome of smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis--a report from South India
    Vijay Viswanathan
    M V Hospital for Diabetes and Prof M Viswanathan Diabetes Research Centre WHO Collaborating Centre for Education, Research and Training in Diabetes, Royapuram, Chennai, India Electronic address
    J Diabetes Complications 28:162-5. 2014
    ..To assess the effect of diabetes on tuberculosis (TB) treatment outcome and sputum conversion among new smear-positive (NSP) cases registered under Directly Observed Treatment Short Course in South India...
  3. doi request reprint Managing diabetic foot infection in India
    Vijay Viswanathan
    MV Hospital for Diabetes and Prof M Viswanathan Diabetes Research Centre, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, Chennai Tamil Nadu, India
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 12:158-66. 2013
    ..This review is intended to address some of the major aspects of management of DFI in India...
  4. pmc Risk factors associated with the development of overt nephropathy in type 2 diabetes patients: a 12 years observational study
    Vijay Viswanathan
    M V Hospital for Diabetes and Prof M Viswanathan Diabetes Research Centre, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, Chennai, India
    Indian J Med Res 136:46-53. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to determine the risk factors for the development of proteinuria over a period of 12 years of follow up in normoalbuminuric type 2 diabetes patients attending a specialized centre...
  5. pmc Prevalence of diabetes and pre-diabetes and associated risk factors among tuberculosis patients in India
    Vijay Viswanathan
    Diabetology, M V Hospital for Diabetes and Prof M Viswanathan Diabetes Research Centre, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
    PLoS ONE 7:e41367. 2012
    ..Aim was to determine diabetes prevalence among a cohort of TB cases registered under Revised National Tuberculosis Control Program in selected TB units in Tamil Nadu, India, and assess pattern of diabetes management amongst known cases...
  6. pmc A pilot study on the effects of a polyherbal formulation cream on diabetic foot ulcers
    Vijay Viswanathan
    WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, MV Hospital for Diabetes and Diabetes Research Centre, Chennai, India
    Indian J Med Res 134:168-73. 2011
    ..The aim of this pilot study was to evaluate the safety of using a polyherbal formulation in healing diabetic foot ulcers in comparison with standard silver sulphadiazine cream among patients with type 2 diabetes...
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of post amputation outcome in patients with type 2 diabetes from specialized foot care centres in three developing countries
    Vijay Viswanathan
    M V Hospital for Diabetes and Diabetes Research Centre, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, Royapuram, Chennai, India
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 88:146-50. 2010
    ..To evaluate post amputation outcome and associated complications in type 2 diabetic patients who had undergone major amputations in developing countries...
  8. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular risk among police personnel compared to general population in India
    Shabana Tharkar
    M V Hospital for Diabetes and Diabetes Research Centre WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in diabetes No 4, Main Road, Royapuram, Chennai, India
    J Assoc Physicians India 56:845-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of metabolic syndrome and associated cardiovascular risk factors among police personnel and compare with the general population (GP)...
  9. ncbi request reprint The costs of treating long-term diabetic complications in a developing country: a study from India
    Satyavani Kumpatla
    Dept of Clinical Trials, M V Hospital for Diabetes, Chennai
    J Assoc Physicians India 61:102-9. 2013
    ..Diabetes is a major public health problem associated with huge economic burden in developing countries. The aim was to assess the direct costs of treating long-term diabetic complications among hospitalized subjects with type 2 diabetes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of performance of A1c and FPG tests for screening newly diagnosed diabetes defined by an OGTT among tuberculosis patients-a study from India
    Satyavani Kumpatla
    M V Hospital for Diabetes and Prof M Viswanathan Diabetes Research Centre WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 102:60-4. 2013
    ..Aim of this study was to evaluate the performance of A1c and fasting plasma glucose (FPG) tests for screening newly diagnosed diabetes (NDD) defined by OGTT among tuberculosis (TB) cases in India...
  11. ncbi request reprint High incidence of glucose intolerance in Asian-Indian subjects with acute coronary syndrome
    Ambady Ramachandran
    Diabetes Research Centre, M V Hospital for Diabetes, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, 4 Main Rd, Royapuram, Chennai 600 013, India
    Diabetes Care 28:2492-6. 2005
    ..In this study, we aim to assess 1) the prevalence of hyperglycemia in incident acute coronary syndrome (ACS), 2) the effect of glycemia on the outcome, and 3) the association of plasma levels of insulin and proinsulin with ACS...
  12. ncbi request reprint Nerve conduction abnormalities in different stages of glucose intolerance
    Vijay Viswanathan
    Diabetes Research Centre, No 4, Main Road, Royapuram, Chennai 600 013, India
    Neurol India 52:466-9. 2004
    ..To look for changes in nerve conduction velocity (NCV) in early stages of glucose intolerance, i.e. in impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) and in asymptomatic newly diagnosed Type 2 diabetic subjects (NDD)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Levels of transforming growth factor beta 1 in south Indian type 2 diabetic subjects
    Vijay Viswanathan
    Diabetes Research Centre, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, Royapuram, Chennai, India
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 21:276-80. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint Flow mediated dilatation and carotid intimal media thickness in South Indian type 2 diabetic subjects
    B Mamtha Nair
    Diabetes Research Centre, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, No 4 Main Road, Royapuram, Chennai 600 013, India
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 65:13-9. 2004
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  15. ncbi request reprint Urban-rural differences in the prevalence of foot complications in South-Indian diabetic patients
    Vijay Viswanathan
    Diabetes Research Centre No 4, Main Road, Royapuram, Chennai 600 013, India
    Diabetes Care 29:701-3. 2006
  16. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance at different stages of diabetic kidney disease in India
    Vijay Viswanathan
    M V Hospital for Diabetes and Diabetes Research Centre, No 5, Main Road, Royapuram, Chennai 600 013, India
    J Assoc Physicians India 58:612-5. 2010
    ..There is paucity of data from India, hence this study was planned to assess the degree of Insulin resistance at different stages of diabetic nephropathy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Amputation prevention initiative in South India: positive impact of foot care education
    Vijay Viswanathan
    Diabetes Research Centre, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, No 4 Main Road, Royapuram, Madras 600 013, India
    Diabetes Care 28:1019-21. 2005
    ..To determine whether intensive treatment and education strategies for type 2 diabetic patients with high-risk diabetic foot disease helps in preventing foot amputations...
  18. ncbi request reprint The diabetic foot: perspectives from Chennai, South India
    Vijay Viswanathan
    M V Hospital for Diabetes and Diabetes Research Centre, Royapuram, Chennai, India
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 6:34-6. 2007
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  19. ncbi request reprint Pattern and causes of amputation in diabetic patients--a multicentric study from India
    Vijay Viswanathan
    Indian Diabetic Amputation Study Group, Diabetes Research Centre and M V Hospital for Diabetes, No 4, Main Road, Royapuram, Chennai 13, India
    J Assoc Physicians India 59:148-51. 2011
    ..Hence this study has been planned to assess the pattern and causes of amputations in diabetic patients across various parts of India...
  20. doi request reprint The socioeconomics of diabetes from a developing country: a population based cost of illness study
    Shabana Tharkar
    MV Hospital for Diabetes and Diabetes Research Centre, No 4, Main Road, Royapuram, Chennai 13, India
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 89:334-40. 2010
    ..To assess the annual health care expenditure for a patient with diabetes and extrapolate the same to country specific prevalence estimates for 2010...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of different types of footwear insoles for the diabetic neuropathic foot: a follow-up study
    Vijay Viswanathan
    M V Hospital for Diabetes and Diabetes Research Centre, Royapuram, Chennai, India
    Diabetes Care 27:474-7. 2004
    ..To compare the effectiveness of different types of footwear insoles in the diabetic neuropathic foot...
  22. doi request reprint Prevalence of metabolic syndrome among Asian Indian subjects with elevated intermediate glucose response during OGTT
    Vijay Viswanathan
    Diabetes Research Centre and M V Hospital for Diabetes WHO collaborating centre for Research, Training and Education in Diabetes, No 4, Royapuram, Chennai, India
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 83:e17-8. 2009
    ..There is an urgent need of some intervention strategies for this high risk individuals to reduce future risk of diabetes and CVD...
  23. ncbi request reprint Increasing expenditure on health care incurred by diabetic subjects in a developing country: a study from India
    Ambady Ramachandran
    Diabetes Research Centre, M V Hospital for Diabetes, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, 4 Main Road, Royapuram, Chennai 600 013, India
    Diabetes Care 30:252-6. 2007
    ..This study aimed to assess the direct cost incurred by diabetic subjects who were in different income groups in urban and rural India, as well as to examine the changing trends of costs in the urban setting from 1998 to 2005...
  24. doi request reprint Cost of medical care among type 2 diabetic patients with a co-morbid condition--hypertension in India
    Shabana Tharkar
    MV Hospital for Diabetes and Diabetes Research Centre WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in diabetes No 4, Royapuram, Chennai 13, India
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 83:263-7. 2009
    ..There is a need to develop a protocol on cost effective strategy for diabetes care. Strict control of hypertension should be targeted to avoid excess treatment cost on diabetes care...
  25. doi request reprint Risk of diabetes in subjects with sedentary profession and the synergistic effect of positive family history of diabetes
    Vigneswari Aravindalochanan
    M V Hospital for Diabetes and Prof M Viswanathan Diabetes Research Centre, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
    Diabetes Technol Ther 16:26-32. 2014
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  26. ncbi request reprint Markers of endothelial dysfunction in hyperglycaemic Asian Indian subjects
    Vijay Viswanathan
    Diabetes Research Centre, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes 4, Main Road, Royapuram, Chennai 600 013, India
    J Diabetes Complications 18:47-52. 2004
    ..to determine the possible association of these biochemical parameters with diabetic complications and with impaired glucose tolerance (IGT)...
  27. pmc Incidence of cardiovascular diseases and associated risk factors among subjects with type 2 diabetes - an 11-year follow up study
    K Umamahesh
    M V Hospital for Diabetes and Prof M Viswanathan Diabetes Research Centre WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, No 4, Main Road, Royapuram, Chennai 600 013, Tamil Nadu, India
    Indian Heart J 66:5-10. 2014
    ..This study was planned to assess the development of cardiovascular disease (CVD) events over an 11-year period and to identify the associated risk factors that could predict the onset of CVD among subjects with type 2 diabetes...
  28. pmc Effect of spironolactone and amiloride on thiazolidinedione-induced fluid retention in South Indian patients with type 2 diabetes
    Vijay Viswanathan
    Department of Diabetes, M V Hospital for Diabetes and Prof M Viswanathan Diabetes Research Centre, Chennai, India
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 8:225-32. 2013
    ..Incidence and long-term management of fluid retention induced by thiazolidinediones remain unclear...
  29. ncbi request reprint Plasma adiponectin is an independent predictor of type 2 diabetes in Asian indians
    Chamukuttan Snehalatha
    Diabetes Research Centre, M V Hospital for Diabetes, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, Royapuram, Chennai, India
    Diabetes Care 26:3226-9. 2003
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  30. pmc Knowledge and Outcome Measure of HbA1c Testing in Asian Indian Patients with Type 2 Diabetes from a Tertiary Care Center
    Satyavani Kumpatla
    Diabetes Research Centre and M V Hospital for Diabetes WHO collaborating centre for Research, Education and Training in Diabetes, No 5, Main Road, Royapuram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
    Indian J Community Med 35:290-3. 2010
    ..HbA1c test is considered to be the reliable measure for evaluating long-term glycemic control in type 2 diabetes. The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether knowledge about HbA1c test is associated with a better glycemic control...
  31. doi request reprint Epidemiology of diabetic foot and management of foot problems in India
    Vijay Viswanathan
    M V Hospital for Diabetes and Diabetes Research Centre, Chennai, India
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 9:122-6. 2010
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  32. ncbi request reprint Association of limited joint mobility and high plantar pressure in diabetic foot ulceration in Asian Indians
    Vijay Viswanathan
    Diabetes Research Centre, No 4 Main Road, Royapuram, Madras 600 013, India
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 60:57-61. 2003
    ..To investigate the association of limited joint mobility (LJM) and plantar foot pressure in Asian Indian diabetic subjects...