K Chandramohan

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint CDC Kerala--The Untold Story
    M K C Nair
    Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 83:426-33. 2016
  2. ncbi request reprint Language Evaluation Scale Trivandrum (LEST 3-6 years) Development and Validation
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre and Clinical Epidemiology Resource and Training Centre, Medical College Campus, Thiruvananthapuram, India
    Indian Pediatr 53:257-8. 2016
  3. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 4: TDSC items based developmental therapy package among low birth weight babies--outcome at 18 months using DASII
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S85-90. 2014
  4. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 6: Validation of Language Evaluation Scale Trivandrum (0-3 y) against Receptive Expressive Emergent Language Scale in a developmental evaluation clinic population
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S99-101. 2014
  5. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 3: At-risk baby clinic service using different screening tools--outcome at 12 months using Developmental Assessment Scale for Indian Infants
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S80-4. 2014
  6. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 5: Developmental therapy clinic experience--use of Child Development Centre grading for motor milestones
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S91-8. 2014
  7. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 9: Effectiveness of low intensity home based early intervention for autism spectrum disorder in India
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S115-9. 2014
  8. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 7: Effect of early language intervention among children 0-3 y with speech and language delay
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S102-9. 2014
  9. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 1: Organization of clinical child development services (1987-2013)
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S66-72. 2014
  10. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 17: Early detection of developmental delay/disability among children below 3 y in Kerala--a cross sectional survey
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S156-60. 2014

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Publications43

  1. doi request reprint CDC Kerala--The Untold Story
    M K C Nair
    Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 83:426-33. 2016
    ..The process of establishing CDC Kerala is being presented under (i) clinical child development, (ii) adolescent care counseling, (iii) young adults and premarital counseling and (iv) institution building. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Language Evaluation Scale Trivandrum (LEST 3-6 years) Development and Validation
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre and Clinical Epidemiology Resource and Training Centre, Medical College Campus, Thiruvananthapuram, India
    Indian Pediatr 53:257-8. 2016
    ..One item and two item delay as LEST delay showed a sensitivity of (81%, 47%); specificity (68%, 94%), PPV (12%, 31%); NPV (98%, 97%) and accuracy (68.5%, 92%), respectively. LEST (3-6years) is a simple, valid, community screening tool. ..
  3. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 4: TDSC items based developmental therapy package among low birth weight babies--outcome at 18 months using DASII
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S85-90. 2014
    ....
  4. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 6: Validation of Language Evaluation Scale Trivandrum (0-3 y) against Receptive Expressive Emergent Language Scale in a developmental evaluation clinic population
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S99-101. 2014
    ..To validate Language Evaluation Scale Trivandrum (LEST) 0-3 y against the reference standard, Receptive Expressive Emergent Language Scale (REELS) in a population of children attending CDC developmental evaluation clinic 0-3 y...
  5. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 3: At-risk baby clinic service using different screening tools--outcome at 12 months using Developmental Assessment Scale for Indian Infants
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S80-4. 2014
    ..To describe CDC Kerala experience of establishing an at-risk baby clinic and the comparison of different developmental screening tools at 12 mo against the gold standard Developmental Assessment Scale for Indian Infants (DASII)...
  6. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 5: Developmental therapy clinic experience--use of Child Development Centre grading for motor milestones
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S91-8. 2014
    ....
  7. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 9: Effectiveness of low intensity home based early intervention for autism spectrum disorder in India
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S115-9. 2014
    ..To validate effectiveness of low intensity, home based early intervention (EI) models in autism for countries with low disability resources...
  8. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 7: Effect of early language intervention among children 0-3 y with speech and language delay
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S102-9. 2014
    ..To assess the effect of systematic clinic and home based early language intervention program in children reporting to the early language intervention clinic with full partnership of specially trained developmental therapist and the parents...
  9. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 1: Organization of clinical child development services (1987-2013)
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S66-72. 2014
    ....
  10. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 17: Early detection of developmental delay/disability among children below 3 y in Kerala--a cross sectional survey
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S156-60. 2014
    ..To conduct a community survey to understand the prevalence and type of developmental delay/disability among a representative state wide community sample of children below 3 y...
  11. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 16: Early Detection of developmental delay/disability among children below 6 y--a district model
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S151-5. 2014
    ....
  12. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 15: Developmental Evaluation Clinic (2-10 y)--developmental diagnosis and use of home intervention package
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, 695011, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S142-50. 2014
    ....
  13. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 8: Effectiveness of a clinic based, low intensity, early intervention for children with autism spectrum disorder in India: a naturalistic observational study
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S110-4. 2014
    ..To document the effectiveness of low intensity, clinic based intervention models for Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) in countries with low disability resources...
  14. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 10: Diagnostic accuracy of the severity scores for childhood autism rating scale in India
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S120-4. 2014
    ..To document the diagnostic accuracy of the Childhood Autism Scale (CARS) thresholds to identify mild, moderate and severe autism in India...
  15. doi request reprint CDC Kerala 2: Developmental intervention package for babies <1,800 g--outcome at 6 mo using DASII
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 81:S73-9. 2014
    ..To describe the experience of using developmental intervention package among low birth weight babies less than 1,800 g and developmental outcome at the end of 6 mo monthly intervention...
  16. doi request reprint Development and validation of Trivandrum Development Screening Chart for children aged 0-6 years [TDSC (0-6)]
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695 011, Kerala, South India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:S248-55. 2013
    ..To develop and validate a simple screening tool for identifying developmental delay among children of 0-6 y of age in the community...
  17. doi request reprint ADad 6: the predictive factors for Anxiety Disorders among adolescents in a rural community population in India
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695 011, Kerala, South India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:S160-4. 2013
    ..This study documents the predictive factors associated with the presence of AD among adolescents in India...
  18. doi request reprint ADad 4: the symptomatology and clinical presentation of Anxiety Disorders among adolescents in a rural community population in India
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695 011, Kerala, South India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:S149-54. 2013
    ..This study documents the clinical presentation of AD among adolescents in India, and explores the symptom clusters among the different age groups as well as gender...
  19. doi request reprint ADad 11: Needs and service provisions for Anxiety Disorders among adolescents in a rural community population in India
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695 001, Kerala, South India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:S186-91. 2013
    ..The authors aimed at generating opinions on the need to have adolescent focused policies and clinical services using the data on Anxiety Disorders they collected from the community...
  20. doi request reprint ADad 8: School Phobia and Anxiety Disorders among adolescents in a rural community population in India
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695 011, Kerala, South India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:S171-4. 2013
    ..This study documents the prevalence, symptom presentation and the relationship between the various subtypes of Anxiety Disorders (AD) and School Phobia...
  21. doi request reprint ADad 3: the epidemiology of Anxiety Disorders among adolescents in a rural community population in India
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695 011, Kerala, South India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:S144-8. 2013
    ..This study aimed to estimate the period prevalence of Anxiety Disorders (AD) among 11 to 19 y old adolescents in India...
  22. doi request reprint ARSH 9: Lower reproductive tract infections among unmarried girls (15-24 y) - a clinic based validation study
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695 011, Kerala, South India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:S240-3. 2013
    ....
  23. doi request reprint ARSH 1: Reproductive and sexual health problems of adolescents and young adults: a cross sectional community survey on knowledge, attitude and practice
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695 011, Kerala, South India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:S192-8. 2013
    ....
  24. doi request reprint ARSH 2: Reproductive and sexual health knowledge, attitude and practices: comparison among boys and girls (10-24 y)
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695 011, Kerala, South India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:S199-202. 2013
    ..To compare the knowledge, attitude and practice of boys and girls on reproductive sexual health and their perspective on the needs of adolescents on this aspect...
  25. doi request reprint ARSH 6: Reproductive health needs assessment of adolescents and young people (15-24 y): a qualitative study on 'perceptions of program managers and health providers'
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695 011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:S222-8. 2013
    ..To understand the perceptions of program managers and service providers using in depth interview technique, a well-accepted qualitative research that can also offer semi quantitative input...
  26. doi request reprint ARSH 7: Community adolescent health care and education: experience of an innovative approach
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695 011, Kerala, South India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:S229-33. 2013
    ..The main objective of the project was to create a community adolescent health care and education initiative with an innovative approach of educating all community stakeholders involved in promoting adolescent health...
  27. doi request reprint ARSH 4: Parental understanding of adolescent issues: parent-adolescent dyad agreement
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695 011, Kerala, South India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:S209-13. 2013
    ..To elicit areas of discordance between the parent-adolescent dyad with regard to reproductive sexual health issues using the same questions to both and to elicit the gender sensitivity of the parents...
  28. doi request reprint ARSH 8: Family life education and counseling: a school based model
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695 011, Kerala, South India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:S234-9. 2013
    ..To understand the problems of school going adolescents in selected schools in the first phase and to provide class based family life education in the second phase...
  29. doi request reprint ARSH 5: Reproductive health needs assessment of adolescents and young people (15-24 y): a qualitative study on 'perceptions of community stakeholders'
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695 011, Kerala, South India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:S214-21. 2013
    ..To explore the perceived reproductive health problems, health seeking behaviors, knowledge about available services and barriers to reach services among adolescents in order to improve reproductive health services for adolescents...
  30. doi request reprint ARSH 3: Reproductive and sexual health knowledge: a comparison among married male and female young adults (15-24 y)
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, 695 011, Kerala, South India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:S203-8. 2013
    ..To examine reproductive and sexual knowledge of young married men and women between (15-24 y) in Kerala and to compare the reproductive health knowledge and sexual health knowledge among young married men and women of 20-24 y...
  31. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of language evaluation scale Trivandrum for children aged 0-3 years--LEST (0-3)
    M Kc Nair
    Department of Pediatrics and Clinical Epidemiology and Director, Child Development Centre, Government Medical College campus, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
    Indian Pediatr 50:463-7. 2013
    ..To develop and validate a simple screening tool which can be used in the Community to identify delay in language development among children of 0-3 years of age...
  32. doi request reprint A panchayat level primary-care approach for adolescent services
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 79:S6-10. 2012
    ..To develop a model for providing community adolescent care services in the primary care setting..
  33. doi request reprint Menstrual disorders and menstrual hygiene practices in higher secondary school girls
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram 695011 Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 79:S74-8. 2012
    ..To study the menstrual problems and menstrual hygiene practices of adolescent girls in Thiruvananthapuram City Corporation...
  34. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a reproductive sexual health education package among school going adolescents
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 79:S64-8. 2012
    ..To assess the effectiveness of a school based "Adolescent Reproductive Sexual Health Education (ARSHE) Package" in improving students' knowledge on reproductive sexual health matters...
  35. doi request reprint A primary care approach for adolescent care and counseling services
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram 695011 Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 79:S79-83. 2012
    ..This article describes the steps involved in the setting up of Taluk model of adolescent care and counseling services...
  36. doi request reprint School based adolescent care services: a district model
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram 695011, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 79:S11-8. 2012
    ..To study the perceived problems of higher secondary school students in a district and to document the effect of a family life and life skill education package...
  37. doi request reprint Attitude of parents and teachers towards adolescent reproductive and sexual health education
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram 695011 Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 79:S60-3. 2012
    ..To assess parents' and teachers' attitude towards Adolescent Reproductive Sexual Health Education (ARSHE)...
  38. doi request reprint Adolescent health care in India: progressive, regressive or at the cross-roads?
    M K C Nair
    Child Development Centre, Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram 695 011 Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 79:S1-5. 2012
    ....
  39. pmc Oncological Safety of Breast Conservation Surgery in Young Females
    Madhu Muralee
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Thiruvananthapuram, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 11 India
    Indian J Surg Oncol 7:332-5. 2016
    ..This issue has not been addressed in any major trial. In this prospective study we intend to look into the oncological safety of BCS in young patients who are less than forty years of age. ..
  40. doi request reprint Role of frozen section in the intra-operative margin assessment during breast conserving surgery
    K R Anila
    Department of Pathology, Regional Cancer Centre, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
    Indian J Cancer 53:235-238. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the concordance of margin status assessment by FSA and permanent sections and to assess correlation with local recurrence...
  41. ncbi request reprint Soft tissue sarcoma of the head and neck region in adults
    M Pandey
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, 695 011, India
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 32:43-8. 2003
    ..The overall survival rate for patients with soft tissue sarcoma of the head and neck is good, however, disease-free survival is poor as the majority of these fail within 2 years of completing treatment...
  42. doi request reprint Squamous cell carcinoma arising from long-standing perianal fistula
    K Chandramohan
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum, Kerala, India
    Int Wound J 7:515-8. 2010
    ..We are reporting a case of squamous cell carcinoma arising from long-standing perianal fistula and how we managed it surgically...
  43. doi request reprint Squamous cell carcinoma arising from perineal lesion in a familial case of Hidradenitis suppurativa
    K Chandramohan
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Regional Cancer Centre, Kerala, India
    Int Wound J 6:141-4. 2009
    ..Similarly, meticulous surgical excision with careful resection of all sinus tracks and frozen section examination of margins are very important to eradicate the disease...