Department Of
Physiology

Thrust areas in Research :
Sl. noThrust Area
 1. Pulmonary Function testing in health and disease
2. Autonomic Function testing in health and disease

 

Projects:

Faculty Projects 

Sl. no

Name of the PI

Title of the projects

Funding details

Year of study

IRC/IEC approval

Present status (Ongoing/Completed/Presented /Published)

 

Dr M Gopinath

Experiential Learning of Core concepts in Cardio-respiratory Physiology using Simulation

 

Nil

2023

Approved

Yet to start

 

M Hemalatha

Stress, sleep quality on cardiovascular health, cognitive function and academic performance of medical students

Nil

2023

Approved

ongoing

 

M Hemalatha

 

 A Comparative Study of Neurocognitive Processing by Reaction time in Young Adult Offspring of type II Diabetic And Non Diabetic Parents

Nil

2021

Approved

Ongoing

 

 

All other projects are completed ; few yet to be published and others published

 

PhD thesis

Sl. no

Name of the PI

Title of the projects

Funding details

Year of study

IRC/IEC approval

Present status (Ongoing/Completed/Presented /Published)

 

1

M Hemalatha

Effect of menstrual cycle on cardiovascular autonomic milieu ascertained by daily heart rate variability recordings in young healthy females correlated with anthropometry, reaction times and hormonal profile.

NIL

2018

AV/IRC/2018/026

 

approved

ongoing

Publications since 2015

Publications in last 5 years :

2015-16    2
2016-17    3
2017-18    3
2018-19    3
2019-20    2
2020-21    3
2022-23    2

Sl. noName of the Authors  Title of the ArticleDetails of Journal Indexing details
1R Balaji Lakshmi JatiyaYoga For Metabolic Syndrome: A Comprehensive ReviewInternational Journal of Life science and Pharma ResearchGoogle scholar
2

Dr M Gopinath

Dr Lakshmi Jatiya

 

Assessment Of Auditory Brainstem Response and Hearing Threshold Among Frequent Mobile Phone Users Of The Adolescent Population- A Cross-Sectional Analytical Study

International Journal of Medical Science and Current Research (IJMSCR) 2022

PUBMED central
3

Dr M Gopinath                         Dr Lakshmi Jatiya            Dr paartheeban

 

Role of CAFTs as an assessment tool during acute withdrawal syndrome in chronic alcoholic patients: Correlation with severity of disease by estimation of liver enzymesInternational Journal of Medical Science and Current Research (IJMSCR) 2022PUBMED central
4

Dr Franc Oumanath

 

Is Thyroid Dysfunction higher in Elderly Patients with Long Duration of Diabetes Mellitus (LDDM) Need for Thyroid DiagnosisInternational Journal of Medical Science and Innovative Research (IJMSIR) 2022

 

 

 

PUBMED central

5

Dr Franc Oumanath

Dr Lakshmi Jatiya

Dr R Latha

Effect of video gaming on heart rate variability, autonomic

changes, visual evoked potential and cognition of medical students in tertiary teaching institute

Global Journal for research Analysis 2023PUBMED central
PAPERS PRESENTED

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Name of the presenter

Title of the paper

Type of presentation 

Date of presentation

Place of presentation 

Level of program (National/International)

Best paper

award received

1

Dr Gopinath M

Harnessing tacit knowledge from faculty Development programmes- Our experiences

Oral

4-6 Dec, 2022

ICON 2022

AVMC. Pondicherry

International

Yes

2

Dr Lakshmi Jatiya

Viva -Voce- An Online assessment for Ist MBBS Medical students-Embracing technology without compromise

Oral

4-6 Dec, 2022

AVMC. Pondicherry

International

NO

3

M Hemalatha

Variations in Heart rate, blood pressure and rate pressure product in young healthy females at three timepoints of menstrual cycle: Associations with cycle length and body weight

Oral

30 Sept-

1 Oct 22

MGMC&RI, Pondicherry

International

NO

4

M Hemalatha

Simple and Discriminatory

Reaction times in Preovulatory and Postovulatory phases of Menstrual cycle in healthy young females.”

Oral

17-19 Nov, 2022

BMSeCON22

AVMC

International

NO

5

M Hemalatha

Assessment of stress and sleep quality in young adult medical students

 

Oral

13-15 Dec 2023

BMSeCON23

AVMC

International

NO

BEST PRACTICES / INNOVATIONS/ UNIQUENESS
Sl. no Title Brief of practices Outcome Year of started
1 Creating educational videos of clinical skills with standardized patients and simulators   Enhanced the learning curve of the students 2019
    2 Peer teaching and feedback mechanism   Evaluation and feedback system strengthened  
    3 Periodic display of 100% attendance holders in notice board   Motivation to the students in holding good percentage of attendance