Publications



Olanzapine induced neuroleptic malignant syndrome, treated with electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)-A case report.
Asian J Psychiatr 2017 Dec 14;30:230-231. Epub 2017 Jul 14.
NIMHANS, Bengaluru, India; Professor of Psychiatry and I/C Head of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services, National Institute of Mental Health & Neurosciences (NIMHANS), Bengaluru 560029, India; NIMHANS, Bengaluru, India. Electronic address:

Effect of Atropine Premedication on Cardiac Autonomic Function During Electroconvulsive Therapy: A Randomized Crossover Study.
J ECT 2017 Sep;33(3):176-180
From the Departments of *Neuroanaesthesia, †Psychiatry, and ‡Biostatistics, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore, India.

Cerebral Oxygen Saturation During Electroconvulsive Therapy: A Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Crossover Trial.
J Neurosurg Anesthesiol 2017 Aug 14. Epub 2017 Aug 14.
Departments of *Neuroanesthesia †Psychiatry ‡Biostatistics, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India.

Concomitant Anticonvulsants With Bitemporal Electroconvulsive Therapy: A Randomized Controlled Trial With Clinical and Neurobiological Application.
J ECT 2017 Mar;33(1):16-21
From the *Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center Durham, NC; †Department of Psychiatry National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS), Bangalore, India; and ‡Goulburn Valley Area Mental Health Service (GVAMHS), Shepparton, VIC, Australia.

Cellular models to study bipolar disorder: A systematic review.
J Affect Disord 2015 Sep 28;184:36-50. Epub 2015 May 28.
Department of Psychiatry, National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences, Bangalore, India; National Centre for Biological Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Bangalore, India. Electronic address:

Cascading and combined effects of cognitive deficits and residual symptoms on functional outcome in schizophrenia - A path-analytical approach.
Psychiatry Res 2015 Sep 16;229(1-2):264-71. Epub 2015 Jul 16.
Department of Psychiatry, National Institute of Mental Health & Neurosciences (NIMHANS), Bangalore 560029, India.



Reduced mirror neuron activity in schizophrenia and its association with theory of mind deficits: evidence from a transcranial magnetic stimulation study.
Schizophr Bull 2014 Sep 9;40(5):1083-94. Epub 2013 Nov 9.
Department of Neurology, Berenson-Allen Center for Noninvasive Brain Stimulation, Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA.




Therapeutic efficacy of add-on yogasana intervention in stabilized outpatient schizophrenia: Randomized controlled comparison with exercise and waitlist.
Indian J Psychiatry 2012 Jul;54(3):227-32
Department of Psychiatry, Psychiatric Social Work, and Biostatistics, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS), Bangalore, Karnataka, India.

Barriers to discharge of patients from a government-run day-care psychiatric rehabilitation center in India.
Asian J Psychiatr 2012 Mar 16;5(1):34-7. Epub 2012 Feb 16.
Department of Psychiatry, National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS), Hosur Road, Bangalore 560029, India.

Validation of Social Cognition Rating Tools in Indian Setting (SOCRATIS): A new test-battery to assess social cognition.
Asian J Psychiatr 2011 Sep 20;4(3):203-9. Epub 2011 Jul 20.
Department of Psychiatry, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS), Bangalore 560029, India.

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