RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS
Dr Brahma has received highly competitive research grants from ICMR and Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (RSTMH), UK. He has earlier worked as a scientist (Medical) in Indo-Norway collaborative research project on Leprosy funded by ICMR.
Selected journal publications
- Upputuri B, Srikantam Prevalence and risk factors for grade 2 disability among newly diagnosed leprosy in children and adolescents: a record-based analysis from India. Lepr Rev (2022) 93, 1–10
- Sudha V Damarla , Brahmaiah Upputuri . Bilateral periorbital oedema revealed as Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in a young male. Trop Doct. 2021 Apr 7;49475521993244. doi: 10.1177/0049475521993244 Impact factor: 0.65
- Upputuri B*, Srikantam A, Mamidi RS. Comorbidities associated with non- healing of plantar ulcers in leprosy patients. PLoS Negl Trop Dis; 2020 14(6): e0008393. Impact factor:4.411
- Upputuri B, Pallapati MS, Tarwater P, Srikantam A. Thalidomide in the treatment of erythema nodosum leprosum (ENL) in an outpatient setting: A five-year retrospective analysis from a leprosy referral centre in India. PLoS Negl Trop Dis; 2020 14(10): e0008678. Impact factor: 4.411
- Upputuri B*, Bhattacharjee R, Rathore S. A critical appraisal of IADVL SIG recommendations during COVID-19 pandemic in dermatology practice. Indian Dermatol Online J 2020;11:859-60.
- Brahmaiah U , Parveda AR, Hemalatha R, Laxmaiah A. Pellagra: A forgotten entity. Clin Dermatol Rev 2019;3:126-9.
- Parveda AR, Upputuri B, Hemalatha R. Phyrnoderma: Associated nutritional co-morbodities among children attending at Nutrition Clinic, Osmania General Hospital, Hyderabad, India. Indian J Paediatr Dermatol 2016;17:108-11.
- Ashok Kumar Reddy,Upputuri Brahmaiah, Nitesh Narayen et.al. Is Blood Agar an Alternative to Sabouraud Dextrose Agar for the Isolation of Fungi in Patients with mycotic keratitis. International Ophthalmology.2013;33(3)251. Impact factor:2.031
Chapters in books
- Upputuri B, Jakhar D, Srikantam A. A hesitated case with severe nail changes and periungual ulceration. Case Files in Dermatology 2020.
- Jakhar D, Upputuri B. Becker Nevus. Essential Dermatology -A practical case- based approach for Examinations, 2022
- Shital Poojary, Ankit Gupta, Brahmaiah Upputuri. IADVL Multiple Choice Questions in Dermatology, Venereology & Leprosy, 2022.
- Upputuri Brahmaiah, Feroze Kaliyadan. Principle of Data Collection and Data Collection Tool. Section V. Data Handling IADVL Research Compendium book. 2022
- Brahmaiah Upputuri. Drug dispensing in dermatology. IADVL Handbook of Dermatologic Drug Therapy (In press)
- Brahmaiah Upputuri. Drug de-sensitization. IADVL Handbook of Dermatologic Drug Therapy (In press)
- Brahmaiah Upputuri, Sugat Jawade. Management of trophic ulcers. IADVL Practical Manual of Leprosy