Sneha DEEPAK Mallya

Sneha DEEPAK Mallya
Manipal Academy of Higher Education | MAHE · Department of Community Medicine

MD COMMUNITY MEDICINE

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11 Research Items
76 Citations
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Additional affiliations
May 2016 - August 2016
Manipal Academy of Higher Education
Position
  • Professor (Assistant)
May 2012 - May 2016
Manipal Academy of Higher Education
Position
  • Professor (Assistant)

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Publications (20)
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Multiplexed technologies for sexually transmitted infections offer a convenient diagnostics option to screen, confirm, and treat multiple pathogens simultaneously. Due to scarce published real-world diagnostic performance data, we did a systematic review. Two reviewers searched major databases for data published between Jan 1, 2009, and April 20, 2...
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Background The Worldwide Hospice Palliative Care Alliance has recommended integration of palliative care into primary health care. Diminished capacity to provide palliative care is a barrier for integration. The purpose of this study was to screen for palliative care needs in the community. Methods A cross-sectional study was conducted in two rura...
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Background: Reproductive well-being is a crucial element of women's health. Due to the asymptomatic nature of gynaecological morbidities, women rarely seek medical advice in the initial period leading to delayed diagnosis and poor prognosis of subsequent disease. The present study aimed to explore the cervical cytology and its associated risk fact...
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Longer survival due to use of antiretroviral therapy (ART) has made human immunodeficiency virus- (HIV-) infected individuals prone to chronic diseases such as diabetes, hypertension, and cardiovascular diseases (CVD). Metabolic syndrome (MS), a constellation of risk factors which increase chances of the cardiovascular disease and diabetes, can inc...
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Background Cervical cancer continues to be a leading cancer among women in India. Despite availability of various screening techniques, majority of Indian women remain unscreened for cancer cervix. The increasing incidence could be attributed to the lack of awareness regarding cervical cancer screening and paucity of organized screening facilities...
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Background: Despite being preventable, cervical cancer remains a major health concern among women. Persistent Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and other viral co-infections may influence cervical dysplasia. We determined and compared the prevalence and risk factors of cervical viral infections among the tribal and general population of southern coastal...
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Background: Insufficient physical activity is a known risk factor for major non-communicable diseases. While the health benefits of physical activity are well established, women are known to have suboptimal levels of physical activity. Studying the perceived benefits and barriers to exercise can help to improve physical activity among women. Object...
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Background: Premenstrual symptoms are a constellation of somatic and emotional symptoms commonly affecting women in reproductive age group. Apart from causing physical, emotional distress, they can influence daily activities and reduce productivity of women. Objective: To determine the prevalence of premenstrual symptoms and lifestyle factors assoc...
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Objective: To determine the association between certain socio-demographic and life style factors with colorectal cancer.Methods: This case-control study was conducted using a pre-designed questionnaire among 100 incident colorectal cancer patients and 200 unmatched controls attending a tertiary care hospital in southern Karnataka. Cases and the con...
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Background: Hypertension is the most prevalent non communicable disease. With the rising burden of hypertension, prevention of complications such as cardiovascular events or stroke resulting due to uncontrolled blood pressure is of paramount significance. Strict adherence to prescribed antihypertensive medications is the key to blood pressure contr...
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Introduction/Back ground: The period of adolescence is associated with marked physical as well as emotional changes which make them vulnerable to many problems. Adolescent's relation with parents, friends and school teachers can influence how they perceive life situations and can have great impact on their behaviors.
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BACKGROUND The understanding of HIV/AIDS by MBBS students and their attitudes towards managing a retropositive patient will impact their practice in future. OBJECTIVES To study the knowledge and attitude about HIV/AIDS among medical students and to analyse change in knowledge levels based on year of study of MBBS. METHODOLOGY A cross-sectional ques...
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Globally, there has been an increase in incidence of paratyphoid fever, including paratyphoid fever caused by antimicrobial-resistant strains. Studying the clinical profile and antimicrobial sensitivity of paratyphoid fever would help in early diagnosis, appropriate treatment, rational use of antibiotics and prevent drug resistance. The aim of the...
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Advances in expertise and equipment have enabled the medical profession to exercise more control over the processes of life and death, creating a number of moral and ethical dilemmas. People may live for extended periods with chronic painful or debilitating conditions that may be incurable. This study attempts to study the attitudes of doctors towa...
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Background Lymphatic filariasis is an important public health problem in India. Inspite of National filarial control programme (NFCP) being in place for lymphatic filariasis (LF) elimination, several important issues need to be addressed. There is uncertainty about the coverage and compliance to treatment in order to achieve elimination. Method A c...
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Background HIV has reduced life expectancy by more than 20 years, slowed economic growth, and deepened household poverty, and many women in the rural areas still lack complete information on how to avoid exposure to the infection. Method A Cross sectional study was carried out among 167 married women in the age group of 15-45 years during the month...

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