Dr.Deepika Chenna

Assistant Professor

Department of Immunohaematology


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC Manipal Senior Resident 2016 till date

Platelet Transfusion in a tertiary care hospital –a study on demand, supply and appropriateness

Chenna Deepika

Effect of pre-donation fluid intake on interstitial fluid shift among blood donors

Chenna Deepika


Area of Interest

Immunohematology, component therapy, Apheresis technology and clinical hemotherapy

Area of Expertise

• Donor screening, selection and Counselling. • Immuno-hematology, including workup of patients with autoimmune hemolytic anemia, hemolytic disease of newborn, blood grouping discrepancies and compatibility testing. • Quality control of blood components. • Apheresis: plateletpheresis for donors, therapeutic plasma exchange, therapeutic leukapheresis. • Trained in blood administration in special settings like massive transfusion, exchange transfusion • Identification, investigation and management of adverse transfusion reactions in patients. • Well exposed in in operating manual and automated ELISA workstation, automated blood grouping and crossmatching machine. • Creating awareness about blood donation and Donor Motivation

Significance of Adopting a Sensitive Technique for Donor Antibody Screening

2016-01-01 Chenna D Shastry S Murugesan M

Indian J Hematol Blood Transfus

Lingula and Antilingula as Anatomic Reference Points for Ramus Osteotomies

2015-01-01 Chenna D Hosapatna M D'Souza AS Gadicherla S Pentapati KC

International J Dent Sci Res

The Study of Antilingula and Its Relation to the Lingula and Mandibular Foramen, the Presence of Mylohyoid Bridging in Dry Mandibles of South Indian Population

2015-01-01 Hosapatna M Ankolekar VH D'Souza AS Chenna D D'Souza A

Journal of Maxillofacial & Oral Surgery

Implication of Deferral Pattern on the Donor Pool: Study at a Tertiary Care Hospital

2015-01-01 Chenna D Shastry S Baliga P

Journal of Applied Hematology

Relationship of body mass index and dental caries with oral health related quality of life among adolescents of Udupi district, South India

2013-01-01 Chakravarthy KP Thippeswamy HM Kumar N Chenna D

Eur Arch Paediatr Dent

Relationship between anthropometric measures and dental caries among adolescent National Cadets Corps of Udupi district, south India

2013-01-01 Chakravarthy PK Suresh G Chenna D Chenna V

J Nat Sci Biol Med