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Following the time-honored tradition of continuing education and research , Post Graduates and Faculty are routinely carrying out research in addition to services and Educational initiatives, since the inception of the institution in 2002,.
A list of research work is as follows:

  • Dr.S.R.Sharma-Analysis of blood alcohl levels from all fatal road traffic accidents autopsied at Vydehi Hospital
  • Dr.S.R. Sharma-Levels of glycated haemoglobin and C-reactive protein in the postmortem interval and correlation with time since death and cause of death.

Faculty - Research /Publications

Prof. Sudhamshu Raj Sharma

  1. Padmini Hannah Noone, Sudhamshu Raj Sharma, Fairoz khan, Raviraj K.G, Shobhana.S.S . Use of role play in under graduate teaching of medical ethics an experience. Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine.2013 April 20(3);136-8.
  2. Fairoz Khan, Shobhana S. S, Sudhamshu Raj Sharma. “A Prospective Autopsy Study of Chest Injuries by Blunt Trauma”. Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare; Volume 2, Issue 3, January 19, 2015; Page: 212-218.
  3. Shobhana S. S, Fairoz Khan, Sudhamshu Raj Sharma. “Students’s Perception: Conventional Vs. Non-Conventional Teaching Practices in Medical Ethics”. Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare; Volume 1, Issue 16, December 22, 2014; Page: 1981-1988.
  4. Geetha K B, Shashidhar S, Padmini Hannah Noone, Sudhamshu Raj Sharma.  “Blunt trauma chest leading to sudden death with established coronary occlusion: A case study”. Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare; Volume 2, Issue 10, March 09, 2015; Page: 1553-1558.

Dr. Jagadeesh.N

  1. Review article- Recent changes in medical examination of sexual violence cases. JKAMLS  Vol23(1), Jan-June2014.
  2. Chapter in Textbook of Recent advances in Forensic Medicine and Toxicology. Emerging issues in sex verification.
  3. Indian journal of Medical ethics.
  1. Narcoanalysis leads to more questions than answers- Indian J Med Ethics 2007 ; 3:9.
  2. Status of Forensic Medicine in India- Indian J Med Ethics 2008 ; 4:154-156.
  3. Legal changes towards justice for Sexual assault victim- Indian J Med Ethics 2010 ; 7(2):108-112
  4. Sex verification test: Ethical, legal and social aspect- Indian J Med Ethics 2013 ; 1:49-51

Dr.S.R.Sharma

  1. Analysis of blood alcohl levels from all fatal road traffic accidents autopsied at Vydehi Hospital
  2. Levels of glycated haemoglobin and C-reactive protein in the postmortem interval and correlation with time since death and cause of death.
n Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine Toxicology.
  1. Medicolegal masquerade – A case report, Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine Toxicology, January-June, 2009, Vol-3, No.1. (Coauthor)
  2. Retrospective Autopsy Study of Pattern of Injuries sustained by Pedestrians of fatal Road Traffic Accidents, Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine Toxicology, January-June, 2015, Vol-9, No.1,145-149 (Coauthor)
n Current Science.
  1. Standard of medical sciences. CurrSci 2009; 96: 753. (Coauthor)
In Journal of South India Medico Legal Association.
  1. Bitter truth of Medicolegal profession. Journal of South India Medicolegal Association 2009;1: 1-2. (first author)
  2. Publishing case reports: a potent tool for better practice of Forensic MedicineJournal of South India Medicolegal Association 2009;1:47-48. (Coauthor)
  3. Medical college teacher vis-à-vis need for publications.Journal of South India Medicolegal Association 2010;2:1-2. (first author)
In CEHAT Working Paper No 1
  1. A Comprehensive Health Sector Response to Sexual Assault Does the Delhi High Court Judgement Pave the way?(Coauthor)

In Karnataka Medicolegal Journal (JKAMLS)
  1. Legal issues in Transfusion Medicine. JKAMLS, Vol 6, No 1, 1997, 17-19. ( first author)
  2. DNA finger printing in disputed paternity. JKAMLS, Vol 7, No 1, 1998, 8-10(Coauthor)
  3. Need for check CT scan in operated Head injuries. JKAMLS, Vol 8, No 1, 1999, 18-19. ( first author)
  4. Medico-legal aspects of Assisted Reproductive Technologies( first author)
  5. Medico-legal aspects of Cloning( first author).
  6. Unusual case presentation( first author).
  7. Ethical and Social issues in Brain death( first author).
  8. Recent changes in Medical examination of Sexual Violence Cases, JKAMLS Vol 23(1), Jan-Jun 2014( first author)
In Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Health care
  1. Pattern of Fatal Head Injuries Autopsied at Vydehi Hospital Bangalore: 5 Years Study. Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare; Volume 1, Issue 10, November 10, 2014; Page: 1310-1319. (Coauthor)
In Economic and Political Weekly
  1. Responding to Sexual Violence, Evidence-based model for the health sector, EPW, November 29, 2014 Vol XLIX no 48, page:96-101 Coauthor)
In Technology in health care, current controversies, Indian journal of Medical Ethics.
  1. Narco analysis leads to more questions than answers
Dissertation to KarnatakUniversity, Dharwad
  1. A Postmortem study of head injuries at KIMS, Hubli, studied between Nov 1996 – Oct 1997
In Jeevanadi Magazine (Kannada)
  1. Is Crime an epidemic?
  2. Pediatric poisoning.
  3. Public awareness articles based on real life stories.
  4. Post mortem examination 1 & 2.
In local news paper (Samyukta Karnataka) PrakrutiyaVikopa – Sidilu”.
  1. Shobhana S. S, Jagadeesh N. “Pattern of fatal head injuries autopsied at Vydehi Hospital Bangalore: 5 years study”. Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare; Page: 1310-1319.
       

Dr Padmini Hannah Noone

            
  1. Padmini Hannah Noone, Manzoor Majid, Shirley Vasu. Autopsy finding in a case of Tuberous sclerosis. Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 2009 .16 . 357-361.
  2. Padmini Hannah Noone, Sudhamshu Raj Sharma, Fairoz khan, Raviraj K.G, Shobhana.S.S . Use of role play in under graduate teaching of medical ethics an experience. Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine.2013 April 20(3);136-8
  3. Padmini Hannah Noone, Shirley Vasu. Pattern of origin of coronary arteries in the aortic valve- An autopsy based study.J-SIMLA ,2013:5(1) 14-16.
  4. Padmini Hannah Noone .Review article - Training in Forensic Histopathology- Significance in post graduate curriculum in forensic  medicine, Journal of evidence based medicine and health care; Vol 1 issue 7, sep 2014 page 597-98.
  5. Padmini Hannah Noone , Shirley Vasu. Age as a Predictive Tool of Aortic Valve Dimensions – An Autopsy Based Observational Study. World Journal of Pathology, Volume No 4. March 2015.
  6. Geetha K B, Shashidhar S, Padmini Hannah Noone, Sudhamshu Raj Sharma.  “Blunt trauma chest leading to sudden death with established coronary occlusion: A case study”. Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare; Volume 2, Issue 10, March 09, 2015; Page: 1553-1558.
Dr Fairoz Khan
  1. Padmini Hannah Noone, Sudhamshu Raj Sharma, Fairoz khan, Raviraj K.G, Shobhana.S.S . Use of role play in under graduate teaching of medical ethics an experience. Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine2013 April 20(3);136-8.
  2. Case of Anorexia nervosa with NASH- a case report-JIAFP, Dr Shobhana.S.S and Dr Fairoz Khan.2015 Jan, 1(1).
  3. Fairoz Khan, Shobhana S. S, Sudhamshu Raj Sharma. “A Prospective Autopsy Study of Chest Injuries by Blunt Trauma”. Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare; Volume 2, Issue 3, January 19, 2015; Page: 212-218.
  4. Shobhana S. S, Fairoz Khan, Sudhamshu Raj Sharma. “Students’s Perception: Conventional Vs. Non-Conventional Teaching Practices in Medical Ethics”. Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare; Volume 1, Issue 16, December 22, 2014; Page: 1981-1988.
Dr Ravi Raj K G
  1. Raviraj.K.G, Chidananda.P.S, Manjunath. K.H. Chimerism- Forensic Significance. Journal of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology. (2008) Vol 25 issue 2. Pg 9-11
  2. Padmini Hannah Noone, Sudhamshu Raj Sharma, Fairoz khan, Raviraj K.G, Shobhana.S.S . Use of role play in under graduate teaching of medical ethics an experience. Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine2013 April 20(3);136-8.
  3. Ravi Raj K G, Shobhana S S, “A Retrospective autopsy study on pattern of fatal injuries sustained by pedestrians” . Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare.2015 March,2(13).1995-2000.
  4. Pattern of fatal head injuries in RTA – A 5 year study,VCFL 2014. Shobhana.S.S,  Ravi Raj K G. Jan 2014,ISSN 2231-9522.
  5. Shobhana S S, Ravi Raj K G, “Study of pattern of fatal head injuries in cases of fall from height and fall of heavy object on body autopsied at Vydehi hospital Bangalore”. Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare. 2015. (Accepted).
Dr Shobhana S S.
  1. Padmini Hannah Noone, Sudhamshu Raj Sharma, Fairoz khan, Raviraj K.G, Shobhana.S.S . Use of role play in under graduate teaching of medical ethics an experience. Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine2013 April 20(3);136-8.
  2. Case of Anorexia nervosa with NASH- a case report-JIAFP, Dr Shobhana.S.S and Dr Fairoz Khan. JIAFP ,2015, Jan, 1(1).
  3. Pattern of fatal head injuries in RTA – A 5 year study, Dr Shobhana.S.S,  Dr RaviRaj K G. VCFL 2014 ,ISSN 2231-9522.
  4. Fairoz Khan, Shobhana S. S, Sudhamshu Raj Sharma. “A Prospective Autopsy Study of Chest Injuries by Blunt Trauma”. Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare; Volume 2, Issue 3, January 19, 2015; Page: 212-218.
  5. Shobhana S. S, Fairoz Khan, Sudhamshu Raj Sharma. “Students’s Perception: Conventional Vs. Non-Conventional Teaching Practices in Medical Ethics”. Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare; Volume 1, Issue 16, December 22, 2014; Page: 1981-1988.
  6. Ravi Raj K G, Shobhana S S, “A Retrospective autopsy study on pattern of fatal injuries sustained by pedestrians” . Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare. 2015 March,2(13).1995-2000.
  7. Shobhana S. S, Jagadeesh N. “Pattern of fatal head injuries autopsied at Vydehi Hospital Bangalore: 5 years study”. Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare; November 2014,1(10), Page: 1310-1319.
  8. Complex suicide – A case report. JIAFP, Dr Shobhana.S.S 2015. (Accepted).
  9. Shobhana S S, Ravi Raj K G, “Study of pattern of fatal head injuries in cases of fall from height and fall of heavy object on body autopsied at Vydehi hospital Bangalore”. Journal of Evidence based Medicine and Healthcare. 2015(Accepted).

Post-Graduate Students - Research and Publications

  1. Dr.Mahesh TS  - Study of Ligature marks in deaths due to Hanging (ongoing)
  2. Dr Madhusudana Reddy  - Study on suicidal deaths(ongoing)