S Abraham

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Country: India

Publications

  1. ncbi Tuberculomas presenting as isolated intrinsic brain stem masses
    V Rajshekhar
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, India
    Br J Neurosurg 11:127-33. 1997
  2. ncbi The reality of unsafe abortion in a rural community in South India
    P Varkey
    Department of Community Health, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Reprod Health Matters 8:83-91. 2000
  3. ncbi Gross morphology and ultrastructure of dendritic cells in the normal human decidua
    S Abraham
    Department of Anatomy, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Clin Anat 13:177-80. 2000
  4. ncbi Duodenal ulcer perforation: have H2 receptor blockers reduced mortality?
    B Perakath
    Department of General Surgery and Biostatistics, Christian Medical College Hospital, Vellore, Tamil Nadu
    Trop Gastroenterol 20:53-4. 1999
  5. ncbi Trichorhinophalangeal syndrome type I
    S George
    Department of Dermatology, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, Tamilnadu, South India
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 11:66-8. 1998
  6. ncbi Pain in multiple leiomyomas alleviated by nifedipine
    S George
    Department of Dermatology, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Tamilnadu, India
    Pain 73:101-2. 1997
  7. ncbi Infection caused by Cryptococcus neoformans var. gattii serotype B in an AIDS patient in India
    M Abraham
    Department of Microbiology, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, India
    J Med Vet Mycol 35:283-4. 1997
  8. ncbi Rates and factors associated with suicide in Kaniyambadi Block, Tamil Nadu, South India, 2000-2002
    J Prasad
    Department of Community Health, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 52:65-71. 2006
  9. ncbi Can health workers diagnose dementia in the community?
    K S Jacob
    Department of Psychiatry, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 116:125-8. 2007
  10. ncbi Suicide in the elderly in Kaniyambadi block, Tamil Nadu, South India
    V J Abraham
    Department of Community Health, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:953-5. 2005

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Publications18

  1. ncbi Tuberculomas presenting as isolated intrinsic brain stem masses
    V Rajshekhar
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, India
    Br J Neurosurg 11:127-33. 1997
    ..Early diagnosis and appropriate therapy with antituberculous drugs and steroids usually results in an excellent or good outcome in most instances...
  2. ncbi The reality of unsafe abortion in a rural community in South India
    P Varkey
    Department of Community Health, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Reprod Health Matters 8:83-91. 2000
    ..To do this, a re-examination and re-framing of aspects of the 1971 abortion law is needed...
  3. ncbi Gross morphology and ultrastructure of dendritic cells in the normal human decidua
    S Abraham
    Department of Anatomy, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Clin Anat 13:177-80. 2000
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  4. ncbi Duodenal ulcer perforation: have H2 receptor blockers reduced mortality?
    B Perakath
    Department of General Surgery and Biostatistics, Christian Medical College Hospital, Vellore, Tamil Nadu
    Trop Gastroenterol 20:53-4. 1999
    ..Efforts should be directed towards identifying this subset and offering them early surgery. Mortality rates have not changed significantly...
  5. ncbi Trichorhinophalangeal syndrome type I
    S George
    Department of Dermatology, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, Tamilnadu, South India
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 11:66-8. 1998
    ..The absence of generalized shortness of all phalanges, metacarpals and metatarsals distinguish it from TRPS III. Possibly the various types of Trichorhinophalangeal syndrome are genetically identical but have a varied clinical spectrum...
  6. ncbi Pain in multiple leiomyomas alleviated by nifedipine
    S George
    Department of Dermatology, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Tamilnadu, India
    Pain 73:101-2. 1997
    ..Our patient, a 28-year-old woman, had hundreds of skin lesions, proven histologically to be leiomyomata. Nifedipine (10 mg) three or four times daily was remarkably effective in diminishing pain that was more marked in the winter season...
  7. ncbi Infection caused by Cryptococcus neoformans var. gattii serotype B in an AIDS patient in India
    M Abraham
    Department of Microbiology, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, India
    J Med Vet Mycol 35:283-4. 1997
    ..However, infection caused by C. neoformans var. gattii in AIDS patients is reportedly rare. We report herein the first culture proven C. neoformans var. gattii serotype B infection in an AIDS patient in India...
  8. ncbi Rates and factors associated with suicide in Kaniyambadi Block, Tamil Nadu, South India, 2000-2002
    J Prasad
    Department of Community Health, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 52:65-71. 2006
    ..Inefficient civil registration systems, non-report of deaths, variable standards in certifying death and the legal and social consequences of suicide are major obstacles to investigating suicide in the developing world...
  9. ncbi Can health workers diagnose dementia in the community?
    K S Jacob
    Department of Psychiatry, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 116:125-8. 2007
    ..This study attempted to evaluate sensitivity, specificity and predictive values of the diagnosis of dementia made by trained community health workers...
  10. ncbi Suicide in the elderly in Kaniyambadi block, Tamil Nadu, South India
    V J Abraham
    Department of Community Health, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:953-5. 2005
    ..Very high rates of suicide have been recorded in the region in the general population and among younger people...
  11. ncbi Symptoms related to the reproductive tract and mental health among women in rural southern India
    J Prasad
    Department of Community Health, Christian Medical College, Vellore 632002, Tamil Nadu, India
    Natl Med J India 16:303-8. 2003
    ..This study aimed to determine the association, if any, between symptoms related to the reproductive tract and mental health among women in rural southern India...
  12. ncbi Perceptions about suicide: a qualitative study from southern India
    S Manoranjitham
    Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
    Natl Med J India 20:176-9. 2007
    ..Studies from India have reported high rates of suicide. We aimed to understand the social and cultural factors that modulate the risks related to suicide...
  13. ncbi Antibody response to a single tetanus toxoid booster in young women in rural south India
    K Aruldas
    Department of Community Health and Development, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore 632004, Tamil Nadu, India
    Natl Med J India 14:22-3. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: In areas with good maternal and child health services, a single booster dose of tetanus toxoid can be considered adequate for primigravidae with a history of childhood immunization...
  14. pmc Solar disinfection of water for diarrhoeal prevention in southern India
    A Rose
    Department of Community Health, Christian Medical College, Vellore, TN 632004, India
    Arch Dis Child 91:139-41. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and acceptability of solar irradiation in the prevention of diarrhoeal morbidity in children under 5 years of age, in an urban slum in Vellore, Tamil Nadu...
  15. ncbi A risk score to diagnose depression in general practice
    S Jeyabalan
    Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Aust Fam Physician 36:969-72. 2007
    ..This study sought to determine the accuracy of five screening questions for diagnosing common mental disorders in a general practice clinic and to develop a risk score...
  16. ncbi The diagnosis of dementia in the community
    K S Jacob
    Department of Psychiatry, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Int Psychogeriatr 19:669-78. 2007
    ..Different interview schedules and diagnostic criteria for dementia have contributed to differing incidence and prevalence rates...
  17. pmc Evaluation of suicide rates in rural India using verbal autopsies, 1994-9
    A Joseph
    Department of Community Health, Christian Medical College, Vellore 632002, India
    BMJ 326:1121-2. 2003
  18. ncbi Hantaviruses: an emerging public health threat in India? A review
    S Chandy
    Department of Clinical Virology, Christian Medical College, Vellore 632 004, India
    J Biosci 33:495-504. 2008
    ..The present review on hantaviruses is to increase awareness of these emerging pathogens and the threats they pose to the public health system...