V Usha Menon

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Affiliation: Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences
Country: India

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Glycaemic status and prevalence of comorbid conditions among people with diabetes in Kerala
    V Usha Menon
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi 682026, Kerala, India
    Natl Med J India 21:112-5. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Acanthosis Nigricans and insulin levels in a south Indian population-(ADEPS paper 2)
    V Usha Menon
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Elamakkara PO, Kochi 680026, Kerala, India Electronic
    Obes Res Clin Pract 2:I-II. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of known and undetected diabetes and associated risk factors in central Kerala--ADEPS
    V Usha Menon
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Elamakkara PO, Kochi 680026, Kerala, India
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 74:289-94. 2006

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Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Glycaemic status and prevalence of comorbid conditions among people with diabetes in Kerala
    V Usha Menon
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi 682026, Kerala, India
    Natl Med J India 21:112-5. 2008
    ..We aimed to assess the glycaemic status and prevalence of comorbid conditions such as obesity, hypertension and dyslipidaemia in people with diabetes in a southern Indian community...
  2. doi request reprint Acanthosis Nigricans and insulin levels in a south Indian population-(ADEPS paper 2)
    V Usha Menon
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Elamakkara PO, Kochi 680026, Kerala, India Electronic
    Obes Res Clin Pract 2:I-II. 2008
    ..Conclusion: AN has stronger clinical relevance among males than females and it can be used as a marker of insulin resistance in south Indian population especially if obesity and family history of diabetes are also present. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of known and undetected diabetes and associated risk factors in central Kerala--ADEPS
    V Usha Menon
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Elamakkara PO, Kochi 680026, Kerala, India
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 74:289-94. 2006
    ..A simple cutaneous sign, acanthosis nigricans was independently associated with increased risk of type 2 diabetes in this survey and can be used as indication for screening for DM and IGT...