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Department of Physiology
Book Chapters
    • Chawla A. High Altitude Illness. In Munjal Y, ed. API Textbook of Medicine.– 9th Edition. New Delhi: Jaypee Publishers, 2012; 2017-2023
    • Chawla A. High Altitude Illness. In Munjal Y, ed. API Textbook of Medicine.– 10th Edition. New Delhi: Jaypee Publishers, 2015; 2738-2745
    • Chawla A. Reviewer for Guyton’s Textbook of Medical Physiology – South Asian Edition 2013
    • Chawla A. Heat Stress. In Velu Nair, ed. Textbook of Environmental Medicine – 2nd Edition. Lippincott Williams and Wilkins 2014
    • Chawla A, Bajaj R. Hypothermia. In Velu Nair, ed. Textbook of Environmental Medicine – 2nd Edition. Lippincott Williams and Wilkins 2014
    • Chawla A, Bajaj R. Drowning. In Velu Nair, ed. Textbook of Environmental Medicine – 2nd Edition. Lippincott Williams and Wilkins 2014
    AkpaySarybaev, Mulajker D, Gaurav Sikri. Hypertension at High Altitude. In Singh Shashi Bala, PrabhakarNanduri R ,  Pantyala Srinivas N eds. Translational Research in Environmental and Occupational Stress. Ist Edition. New Delhi: Springer, 2014; 243-254.
Journal Publications

     

    • Chawla A.  Incidence of Acute Mountain Sickness in patients of High Altitude Pulmonary edema: is the Lake Louise Scoring accurate? Ind J Aerospace Med 2009;53(1):1-6
    • Sinha B, Chawla A, Goswami P. Cross tolerance of two aviation stresses – acute heat stress and hypoxia. Ind J Aerospace Med 2009;53(2):10-16
    • Singh SP. Retinal vein occlusion at High Altitude. High Altitude Medicine and Biology, 2011; 12(4)
    • Datta K, Datta R, Venkatesh MD, Dey D, Jaipurkar R. 24-hour dual probe ambulatory pH-metry findings in cases of Laryngopharyngeal reflux disease. J Laryngol Voice 2011; 1(1): 18-21
    • Singh SP. Enhanced aerobic capacity with deep water running. Medical Journal Armed Forces India 2012; 68(2).
    • Dey D. The Physiology of Long-duration Acceleration. In: Acceleration Physiology and G-Tolerance. Indian Society of Aerospace Medicine. Bangalore 2012; 13-22.
    • Dey D. The physiology of the lower oesophageal sphincter in achalasia of the cardia: a manometric perspective. Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 2012; 56(5) Suppl; 83-4.
    • Chawla A. Early clinical skills training: too much too soon? Medical Education 2013; (47)5: 521-522.
    • Singh SP, Chawla A, Bhattachar SA. Is HAPO the exclusive diagnosis of edema at HA? Medical Journal Armed Forces India 2013;69.
    • Dey D, Kochhar RR, Rao KN, Venkatesh S, Verma R. The rationale of carrying out specific investigations prior to hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Ind J Aerospace Med 2013; 57(1): 56-65.
    • Kumar A, Dey D, Kochhar RR, Dubey DK. Hypobaric and normobaric hypoxia training in aircrew: a comparative study. Ind J Aerospace Med 2013; 57(1): 28-36.
    • Mishra S, Kochhar RR, Venkatesh S, Dey D, Rao KN. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy: role in gangrene and acute wounds. Ind J Aerospace Med 2013; 57(1): 45-50.
    • Sikri G, Srinivasa AB, Grewal RS. ’Does concurrent prophylactic use of Acetazolamide and Dexamethasone bring change in Exercise capacity of lowlanders on ascent to High Altitude? IJPP 2014; 58(1): 87-91.
    • Singh KS. Long term stay at low altitude (1200 m) promotes better hypoxic adaptation and performance. IJPP 2014; 58(4): 376-380.
    • Singhal S, Bhattachar SA, Paliwal V, Pathak K. Delayed-onset high-altitude pulmonary edema. Int J Adv Med Health Res 2014:1;96-98
    • Chawla A, Tripathi KK. Objective criteria for diagnosis of High Altitude Pulmonary Edema at Altitudes between 2700mtr and 3500m. MJAFI 2015;71(4):345-351
    • Bhatt M, Thapa B, Bhattacharya A, Bhinganiya P, Minhas S, Sharma S. MCQ supplementation in a Physiology didactic class: A learning tool. NRIJM 2015; 6(1); 72-76
    • Sikri G. Role of dexamethasone in prevention of high altitude pulmonary edema. J Occup Health 2015;57: 200-200.
    • Sikri G, Chawla A, Srinivasa AB. Acute Mountain sickness and obesity. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 2015;19:4086.
    • Sikri G, Chawla A. Role of remote ischemic preconditioning against acute mountain sickness during early phase. Physiological Reports 2015;3(8):e12499.
    • Sikri G. Comments on High Altitude Pulmonary Edema in an Experienced Mountaineer. Possible Genetic Predisposition. West Journal Emerg Med 2015;16(5):795
    • Sikri G, Dua S.Correlation between single nucleotide polymorphisms in hypoxia-related genes susceptibility to acute high altitude pulmonary edema. Genetic and Molecular Research 2015;14(4):15904-15905.
    • Sikri G. Inevitable acclimatization and acute mountain sickness. Am J Med. doi-org/10.1016/j.amj med.2015.10.018   
    • Singhal S, Paliwal V, Bhattachar SA, Pathak K. Successful Treatment of Free-Floating Right Ventricular Thrombus with Acute Pulmonary Embolism. Heart India 2015;3:21-3.
    • Deepak A, Dwivedi, Srinivasa Alasinga, Sanjay Sighal. Vineet Kumar Malhotra, Atul Kotwal. Successful treatment of frostbite with hyperbaric oxygen treatment. Indian Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 2015:19(2)     
    • Sikri G, Singh SP, Bhattachar SA. Blood lactate changes in professional Indian divers under hyperbaric conditions. MJAFI; 2016:72:38-40.
    • Bhattachar SA, Singhal S, Paliwal V, Malhotra VK, Kotwal A. High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE) with pulmonary embolism. Heart India 2016;4:23-5.
    • Dua S, Mohan L. Lower esophageal sphincter pressures in patients of bronchial asthma and its correlation with spirometric parameters: a case- control study. Journal of Asthma 2016: 53(3); 289-294.
    • Sikri G, Srinivasa AB, Bhutani S. Acute Mountain sickness and oxygen saturation. Sleep Breath. doi 10.1007/S11 325-016-1324-1. 

     

    LIST OF RESEARCH PUBLICATION DURING LAST ONE YEAR
    National Journals
    2016

    1. Sikri G, Singh SP, Srinivasa AB, Chaudhry HBS. Blood lactate changes in professional Indian divers under hyperbaric conditions. MJAFI 2016;72:38-40.

     

    1. Bhattachar SA, Singhal S, Paliwal V, Malhotra VK, Kotwal A.  High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE) with pulmonary embolism. Heart India 2016;4:23-5.
    1. Madhu Bhatt, Shelka Dua. Use of Multiple Choice questions during lectures helps medical students improve their performance in written formative assessment in Physiology. Nat J Physiol Pharm Pharmacol. 2016;6(6): 576-580.

     

    2017

    1. Singhal S, Bhattachar SA,  Rungta S. Management of HAPE with bed rest and supplemental oxygen in hospital setting at high altitude (11500 ft): A review of 43 cases. J Assoc Chest Physicians 2017;5:31-4.

     

    1. Vashisht S, Chawla A,    Joshi RK. Nerve Conduction studies during various phases of menstrual cycle. Natl J Physiol Pharm Pharmacol 2017;7(4):386-390.

    International Journals
    2016

    1. Y Uday, Nair V, SP Singh, Srinivasa A. Bhattachar. Managing High-Altitude Pulmonary Edema with Oxygen Alone: Results of a Randomised Controlled Trial. High Altitude Medicine and Biology 2016; 17(4):
    1. Dua S,      Mohan L. Lower esophageal sphincter pressures in patients of bronchial asthma and its correlation with spirometric parameters: a case- control study. Journal of Asthma 2016: 53(3); 289-294.

     

    1. Amar Andrews F, Deepanjan Dey, Binit Kumar, Yeshashree Rajaure Thapa. Persistent Hiccups Due to Reflux Disease. Global Journal For Research Analysis 2016; 5(8): 68-69.

     

     

     

     

    2017

    1. Sikri G, Bhattachar S. Comment on “ Soluble Urokinase-Type Plasminogen Activator Receptor Plasma Concentration May Predict Susceptibility to High Altitude Pulmonary Edema”. Mediators of Inflammation 2017; 2017:8546027.
    1. Sikri G, Bhattachar S. Acute Mountain Sickness amongst tourists to Lhasa. Arch Public  Health. 2017 Jan 27; 75:4.

     

    1. Sikri G, Bhattachar S,  Thapa B. In Response to Risk Determinants of Acute Mountain Sickness by Lawrence and Reid. Wilderness Environ Med. 2017 Mar; 28 (1): 57-58.
    1. Sikri G, Bhattachar S. Risk of high altitude pulmonary edema and telomere length. Journal of Gene Medicine. 2017 May;19(5).