Unit & Beds availability: 4 Unit with 120 Beds

Teaching & Non Teaching Faculty and PG Students

Department facility / Infrastructure

General Facilities:

Nomenclature Museum Research Lab. Clinical Demonstration Room Duty Room for Resident Doctors & Students Laboratory for Routine Examination Examination & Treatment Room Store Room for Linen Ward Pantry
Male Female    
Size (Area) 25 m2 50 m2 20 m2 20 m2 20 m2 15 m2 15 m2 15 m2 15 m2

 Office Space:

Nomenclature Dept. Office Professor / Head of the Dept. Professors Associate Professor Assistant Professor Senior Resident Junior Residents
Size (Area) 20m2 20m2 20m2 20m2 20m2 20m2 21m2


Important Equipments
Multipara Monitors
Upper GI endoscope
Dialysis machines
Echo – color Doppler
Resuscitation kit
Pulse Oxymeters
Holter Monitor
Crash cart
Computerized PFT equipment
Syringe pump
Cardiac Monitor
X Ray Machine (Portable)
Pulse Oximeter
Crash Trolley
ABG Analyzer
Transport Ventilator
USG Machine (Portable)
Syringe pump
Infusion Pump
Suction Apparatus
B P Apparatus
Hand held doppler
Weighing Machine
CT Scan


Equipments Available
B.P. Apparatus
Lumbar puncture needles (disposable)
Light Microscope
Centrifuge Machine
Plural biopsy needs (disposable)
Liver biopsy needs (disposable)
Kidney Biopsy needs (disposable)
X-ray viewing box
Overhead projector
Slide Projector
Upper Gl endoscope
Facilities for doing tests for malabsorption
Ultra sound machine
Fiberoptic bronchoscope
Bed side Cardiac monitors
Central Cardiac monitor Console
Non-invasive B.P.Apparatus
Pulse oxymeter
Equipment for ardiac pacing
Ambu bag
ECG Machine
Echocradiography machine
Tread Mill test machine
Haemodialysis machine
Peritoneal dialysis catheters
Areterial blood gas analyzer
Na/K analyzer
Equipment for measuring diffusion capacity
Microprocessor based spectrometer
Gamma cameras
Radiosotope scan laboratory
Electro Encephalogram (EEG) machine
EMC and nerve conduction velocity machine
Fine needle aspiration needle
Aspiration needle
Patient examination table
Rubber Hammer
Reagents for doing Gram’s and Ziehl Neilson Staining
Computer (one for each medical unit)
Endotracheal tubes
Emergency lights


Area of Department Library: 30m2

No. of Books Available:

Central Library: 1684

Departmental Library:  145

Publications & Research


  • Athulya Geetha Asokan, Sydney D’souza, Jayakumar Jeganathan, Shivanand Pai. Fahr’s syndrome-An interesting case presentation. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 2013 March, Vol-7(3): 5 32-533.
  • Pooja Raghunath, Jose Paul P, Seema Oommen, Athulya G Asokan, Vishwanathan P. Scrub Typhus: A Retrospective Study at a Tertiary Health Care Centre in Central Kerala, Pushpagiri Medical Journal,July-December 2014, vol 6: no.1, pg: 11-15.
  • Rajeev Philip, Shalu Mariam John, Athulya G Asokan, C. S. Sarojiniyamma, Lovin George Tomy,Kesavan Charamelsankaran. Profile of adult hypopituitarism:A single‑center experience.Saudi Journal for Health Sciences.Sep-Dec 2015, Vol 4, Issue 3,163-166.
  • Rajeev Philip,Athulya G Asokan, Charamelsankaran Keshavan, Renjit Philip. Graves’ disease with thyroid hemiagenesis: A rare abnormality with rarer presentation. Indian Journal of Nuclear Medicine, Vol. 29, No. 2, April-June, 2014, pp. 124-125.
  • Rajeev Philip, Athulya G Asokan, Sarojiniyamma, Kesavan Charamelsankaran.All high hormones are not toxic-A case of thyroid hormone resistance.PMJ (accepted for publication)
  • Agrawal P, Philip R, Saran S, Gutch M, Razi MS, Agroiya P, Gupta K. Congenital hypothyroidism. Indian J Endocr Metab 2015;19:221-7
  • Philip R, Saran S, Gutch M, Gupta KK Unusual Presentation Of Hashimoto’s Encephalopathy Indian J Endocr Metab (accepted for publication)
  • Philip R, Ashokan A, Sarojiniyamma CS, Keshavan CS All high hormones are not Toxic- A case of thyroid hormone resistance PMJ- Accepted for Publication
  • Philip R, Ashokan A, Sarojiniyamma CS, Keshavan CS Clinical Profile of adult Pan hypopituitarism PMJ- Accepted for publication
  • Singh PP, Philip R, Ahmed P, Singh A, Gupta A Efficacy of high molecular weight sodium hyaluronate in periarthritis of shoulder-in diabetic patients- Indian J Endocr Metab (accepted for publication)
  • Sanjay S, Bharti GS, Manish G, Rajeev P, Pankaj A, Puspalata A, Keshavkumar G. Metabolic syndrome: An independent risk factor for erectile dysfunction. Indian J Endocr Metab 2015;19:277-82
  • Philip R, Ashokan A, Philip R, Keshavan C. Graves’ disease with thyroid hemiagenesis: A rare abnormality with rarer presentation. Indian J Nucl Med 2014;29:124-5
  • Philip R, Saran S, Gutch M, Tungveersingh A. Steroid responsive myoclonus as a presentation of Hashimoto’s encephalopathy. Thyroid Res Pract 2014;11:133-5
  • Tank G, Singh PP, Singh G, Ahmed P, Philip R, Singh A, Gupta A Efficacy of high molecular weight sodium hyaluronate in periarthritis of shoulder- A randomised controlled study. Journal of pharmaceutical and biomedical sciences (J Pharm Biomed Sci.) 2013, June; 31(31): 998-1004.
  • Dennis Varghese Thomas, Vikram Gowda NR. Profile of seizure disorder presenting in tertiary care hospital. Pushpagiri Medical Journal. Vol 6, No1, July-December 2014, 23-26
  • Varghese S and Doctor SP (2014). Isolated sensory-motor leg monoparesis in the setting of posterior circulation stroke: a case report. Indian Journal of Research and Reports in Medical Sciences Vol. 4(1) January-March, 35-37.
  • Varghese S (2014). A case of probable acute myocarditis in the setting of diabetic cardiomyopathy and obesity hypoventilation syndrome. Indian Journal of Medical Case Reports Vol. 3(3) July-September, 9-10.
  • Varghese S, Luhar S and Thakore NR 2014). Reversal of persistent juvenile pattern and iron deficiency – a probable hypothesis of linkage. Indian Journal of Medical Case Reports Vol. 3(3), July-September, 65-66.
  • Varghese S and Thakore NR (2014). Correction of Iron deficiency and reversal of persistent juvenile pattern- a remarkable connection. Indian Journal of Medical Case Reports Vol 3(4), October –December 55-56.
  • Agarwal P, Philip R, Gutch M, Gupta K K. The other side of Turner’s: Noonan’s syndrome. Indian J Endocr Metab 2013;17:794-8
  • Agroiya P, Philip R, Saran S, Gutch M, Tyagi R, Gupta KK. Association of serum lipids with diabetic retinopathy in type 2 diabetes. Indian J Endocr Metab 2013;17:335-7
  • Athulya Geetha Asokan, Sydney Disouza, Jayakumar Jeganathan, Shivanda Pai. -Fahr’s syndrome – An interesting case presentation – Journal of clinical and diagnostic research. 2013; 7: 532 – 3.
  • Gutch M, Philip R, Saran S, Tyagi R, Gupta KK. Re-emergence of a rare syndrome: A case of mauriac syndrome. Indian J Endocr Metab 2013;17:283-5
  • Gutch M, Philip R, Philip R, Toms A, Saran S, Gupta K K. Skeletal manifestations of juvenile hypothyroidism and the impact of treatment on skeletal system. Indian J Endocr Metab 2013;17:181-3
  • Kumar A, Rai GK, Akhtar J, Phillip R, Gutch M, Arya T. All Madelung deformities are not endocrine. Indian J Endocr Metab 2013;17:231-3
  • Philip R, Saran S, Gutch M, Gupta KK. An unusual case of precocious puberty and macroorchidism. Thyroid Res Pract 2013;10:29-31
  • Patidar P P, Ramachandra P, Philip R, Saran S, Agarwal P, Gutch M, Gupta K K. Correlation of acanthosis nigricans with insulin resistance, anthropometric, and other metabolic parameters in diabetic Indians. Indian J Endocr Metab 2012;16:436-7
  • Philip R, Patidar P P, Agarwal P, Gupta K K. A young diabetic with suicidal risk: Rare disease with a rarer presentation. Indian J Endocr Metab 2013;17:920-1
  • Philip R, Sanjay S, Manish G, Keshavkumar G. Unusual case of hypertrichosis. Int J Trichol 2013;5:104-6
  • Philip R, Saran S, Gutch M, Agroyia P, Tyagi R, Gupta K. Pulse dexamethasone therapy versus pulse methylprednisolone therapy for treatment of Graves’s ophthalmopathy. Indian J Endocr Metab 2013;17:157-9
  • Rajeev Aravindakshan, Dennis Varghese Thomas, Manjunath G, Indira Devi E R. From Efficacy to Effectiveness of Masks for the Prevention of Lead Uptake in Workers Exposed to Environmental Lead – A Review. Pushpagiri Medical Journal, Vol 4, No.2, January – June 2013.
  • Sasidharan PK, Geetha P, Shaan M, Sreejith R and Aslam M; Microfilaria causing Bone Marrow Failure. Journal of Case Reports and studies volume 2/Issue 1, ISSN: 2348-9820. Aug13, 2014).
  • Saran S, Philip R, Gutch M, Tyagi R, Agroiya P, Gupta KK. Correlation between liver fat content with dyslipidemia and Insulin resistance. Indian J Endocr Metab 2013;17:355-7
  • Varghese AV, Rajeev A, Seema Oommen, Vishwanathan P. Tetanus confused as Stiff Person Syndrome in the absence of history of injury. Pushpagiri Medical Journal, Vol 4, No.2, January – June 2013
  • Varghese S and Shaikh A(2013). A Case of venous thrombosis and infertility in a male with A1298C mutation of MTHFR gene. Indian Journal of Medical Case Reports Vol.2 (4) October-December, 1-3.
  • Philip R, Patidar PP, Ramachandra P, Gupta KK. A tale of non-hormonal hairs. Indian J Endocr Metab 2012;16:483-5
  • Patidar PP, Philip R, Saran S, Gupta K K. A rare case of Mauriac syndrome . Indian J Endocr Metab 2012;16:486-7
  • Patidar PP, Philip R, Toms A, Gupta K. Radiological manifestations of juvenile hypothyroidism. Thyroid Res Pract 2012;9:102-4
  • Philip R, Patidar P P, Saran S, Agarwal P, Arya T, Gupta K K. Endocrine manifestations of celiac disease. Indian J Endocr Metab 2012;16:506-8
  • Rajvanshi S, Philip R, Rai GK, Gupta K K. Kocher-Debre-Semelaigne syndrome. Thyroid Res Pract 2012;9:53-5
  • Saran S, Philip R, Patidar P P, Gutch M, Agroiya P, Agarwal P, Gupta K K. Atypical presentations of Wolframs syndrome. Indian J Endocr Metab 2012;16:504-5
  • Sri Harsha H, Dennis Varghese Thomas, Vikram Gowda N R. Anti-inflammatory activity of aqueous extract of aloe vera leaves. Accepted for publication Pushpagiri Medical Journal.
  • Krishna Prasad G, Varghese S. Hyperkalemia – an important differential diagnosis of wide complex tachycardia – a case report. Indian Journal of Medical Case Reports, 2015 Vol. 4 (4) October-December, pp. 1-4

 Ongoing Research Projects:

  • Dr. Abraham Varghese – Clinical trial using allium sativum (garlic) in primary hypertension

And hyperlipidemia, following studies on dexamethasone – treated rats

  • Dr. Tomy Philip – A clinical, aetiological and epidemiological study of acute encephalitis like syndromes in Central Kerala.
  • Dr. Jitu V Thomas – A study of Thrombocytopenia in Dengue fever patient and effect of platelet transfusion on their prognosis.
  • Altaf Ali Naushad – A study on serum transaminase level changes in Dengue fever and its correlation disease severity.
  • Damodar Krishnan – A study on cardiovascular autonomic neuropathy in type 2 diabetes mellitus and utility of corrected QT interval for its diagnosis.
  • Lovin George Tomy – A study on the prevalence of hyperuricemia in metabolic syndrome patients and correlation of uric acid levels with parameters of metabolic syndrome.
  • Mumthas A. – A study on various arrhythmias following acute myocardial infarction
  • Amaldev D – Occurrence and in-hospital outcome  of acute kidney injury in patients with acute myocardial infarction
  • Fousiya Yoonus – Correlation of acanthosis nigricans, insulin resistance and Other parameters of metabolic syndrome in a cohort of obese individuals.
  • Nithin Thomas – A study on the clinical and microbiological profile of patients with severe sepsis and septic shock in medical icu and the correlation of Microorganisms with outcome
  • Prasanna Hedge – Correlation between Blatchford scoring and requirement of blood transfusion in upper gastrointestinal bleed

Services provided by the Department

  1. Cardiology services (ICCU) — ECG  – 5
    1. TMT   – 2
    2. Echo including color Doppler   – 1
    3. Holter Monitoring   – 1
  2. Endoscopy  — OGD  – 1
  3. Colonoscopy  – 1
  4. Dialysis — Dialysis Machines  – 15
  5. Bronchoscopy  — Bronchoscopy  – 1
  6. Physiotherapy Section. Section Available  – 7
  7. Investigative facilities like Nerve conduction, EMG etc.   – 1each

Speciality Clinics run by the Department