CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
H Karvannan teaches postgraduate students in advances in orthopaedic assessment and rehabilitation with evidence based practice in respective area like manual therapy, sports rehabilitation along with training them in clinical area to expertise in the patient care. He guides dissertation and application of research knowledge for their betterment.
SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
|Subject||Semester / Year|
|Biomechanics||MPT - First year|
|Orthopaedic Assessment||MPT - First year|
|Orthopaedic Rehabilitation||MPT - First year|
|Manual Therapy Assessment and Rehabilitation- Various schools of taught||MPT - Second year|
|Sports Specific injury Assessment and Rehabilitation||MPT - Second year|
|Post Arthroscopic and Arthroplasty Rehabilitation||MPT - second year|
|Current concepts in shoulder rehabilitation||MPT - Second year|
|Clinical reasoning and Evidence based practice in orthopaedic rehabilitation||MPT - Second year|
|Current concepts in Tendon and Ligament Injury rehabilitation||MPT - Second year|
|Ankle Instability Management||MPT - Second year|
|Degree||Specialisation||Institute||Year of passing|
|MPT (Master of Physiotherapy) Orthopaedics||Dr MGR Medical University||2004-2006|
|BPT (Bachelor of Physiotherapy)||Dr MGR Medical university, Chennai||1995-1999|
|Institution / Organisation||Designation||Role||Tenure|
|School of Allied Health Sciences, Bangalore||Assistant Professor||2010|
|Manipal Hospital- Bangalore||Senior Physiotherapist||Worked as Senior Physiotherapist at MHB with main emphasis on delivering a quality care to the patients and guiding the postgraduates and interns posted in the physiotherapy department.||4 years 3 months|
AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
Area of Interest
Orthopaedic Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sports Rehabilitation and Manual Therapy
Area of Expertise
Orthopaedic Rehabilitation, Sports Specific Assessment and Management, Manual therapy approaches
Area of Research
Taping Procedures, Movement Impairment Syndrome, Prevention of Sports Specific Injuries, Degenerative Disorders and Post-Surgical Rehabilitation
Professional Affiliations & Contributions
- Life Member of Indian Association of Physiotherapist, 1999.
|Manipal Hospital- Bangalore||Senior Physiotherapist. Worked as Senior Physiotherapist at MHB with main emphasis on delivering a quality care for the patients and guiding the postgraduates and interns posted in the physiotherapy department.|
Effectiveness of behaviour graded activity on exercise adherence and physical activity in hip and knee osteoarthritis
2012-01-01 Maiya AG
Indian Journal of Rheumatology, Elsevier, 7(3), 141-146, 2012.
Plantar pressure distribution among asymptomatic individuals: A cross-sectional study
Foot and Ankle Specialist.
Study of nurses’ knowledge about palliative care: A quantitative cross-sectional survey
2012-01-01 Senthil P Kumar Surulirajan Karthikbabu
Indian Journal of Palliative Care, Hospice and Palliative Care Journals Publications, 18(2), 122-127, 2012.
Normative value for the unsupported upper limb exercise test in asymptomatic individuals: A cross-sectional study
2012-01-01 Chakravarthy RD Syed N
Physiotherapy Occupational Therapy Journal, IndexCopernicus, 5(1), 35-38, 2012.
Attitudes and beliefs about chronic pain among nurses - Biomedical or behavioural: A cross sectional survey
2011-01-01 RD Chakravarthy Binu Kumar Saroja Jay Kumar
Indian Journal of Palliative Care, Hospice and Palliative Care Journals Publications, 17(3), 227-234, 2011.
Combined neuromuscular and strengthening versus strengthening exercises in early rehabilitation of ACL reconstruction: A pilot randomised controlled trial
2010-01-01 Praveen Khatri
Kinesio tape combined with exercises versus exercises alone for shoulder impingement syndrome: A pilot randomised controlled trial
2012-01-01 Soma Jaldhari
Comparison of Maitland rotational mobilisation versus muscle energy technique in acute non-specific low back pain: RCT
2010-01-01 Nikita Patel
Proprioceptive shoulder taping improves functional throwing performance among normative young adults: A randomised crossover trial
2011-01-01 Gaurav Saxena
Effect of hip abductor kinesiotaping on plantar pressure distribution amongst asymptomatic subjects- A randomised crossover trial
2011-01-01 Rhona Carvalho
Abdominal hollowing versus bracing on nonspecific chronic low back pain - A randomised pilot study
2011-01-01 Debdutta Mukherjee