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2017

Research projects : -

A project sanctioned by department of social justice and empowerment (Scheme for implementation of persons with disability act, SIPDA) granted for 50 lakhs and is under process.

 Research Work:

Ph.D thesis submitted:

Mr.K.Senthil Kumar, Lecturer, College of physiotherapy, SVIMS – “Effectiveness of a early mobilization and  structural cardiac rehabilitation on functional outcome and quality of life following coronary artery by-pass graft – a randomized controlled trail ” Guide: Dr.Abha Chandra, Professor, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati.

Thesis submitted PG students:

 Ms. Chaithanya “The effectiveness of resistance training using therabands on strength of shoulder musculature in female volley ball players (MPT Thesis).    

Ms.M.Kasturamma “Effects of hip muscular strength on knee ROM and functional activity in post operative total knee replacement subjects (MPT Thesis).   

 Mrs.S.Anupriya “To study the influence of early physiotherapy intervention on joint ROM and joint stability and quality of life in unilateral total hip replacement surgery (MPT Thesis).   

 Mr.K.Venkatesh “Effectiveness of mobilizations techniques on post operative elbow fractures to prevent stiffness (MPT Thesis). 

 Ms.Nirosha “To study the influence of aerobics on body composition and lung function in over weight and obese female subjects (MPT Thesis). 

 Mr.K.Mohan Kumar “Effectiveness of rotator cuff muscles strengthening after bankart repair in patients with recurrent shoulder dislocation (MPT Thesis). 

 Ms.S.R.Divya “To study the influence of swiss ball exercise and EMG Bio-feedback on diastasis recti in post partum women (MPT Thesis).   

 Ms. K.Kusuma “To study the influence of progressive resistance training and Yogasana on body composition, insulin resistance, hypercholesterolemia and exercise capacity in PCOS individual (MPT Thesis).   

  Mrs. D.Rathna Kumari “To study the influence of therabite exercise on pain, mouth opening and quality of life in post surgical oral cavity cancer individuals with trismus (MPT Thesis). 

 Ms.T.V.K. Sruthi “Comparison between two physiotherapeutic approaches for improvement of strength of gait in sub acute stroke patients (MPT Thesis). 

 Ms.B.Harika “The effect of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation combined with stretching techniques on post stroke spasticity patients (MPT Thesis). 

 Ms.Lakshmi “To know the effectiveness of rocker board training programme on trunk balance and gait in subjects with stroke (MPT Thesis). 

Ongoing thesis of present PGs:-

Ms.K.Swapna Kumari“Effectiveness of interval walking and continuous walking training on glycemic control in people living with T2 DM (MPT Thesis). 

Mr.C.Prasad “Effectiveness of TENS in pain and range of motion in total mastectomy patients (MPT Thesis). 

Ms.P.Bindhu “Efficacy of smart phone apps influence of digital technology to enhance the motivation and physical activity in adults (MPT Thesis). 

Ms.P.V.Kiranmai “Effect of electrical stimulation and TENS on wrist flexors spasticity and hand function in subjects with stroke (MPT Thesis).   

Ms.D.Jalaja “Effect of PNF on circumductory gait functional mobility in hemiparetic patients with stretchings (MPT Thesis). 

 Ms.P.Hema “To findout the proprioceptive based training on bilateral upper limb in stroke (MPT Thesis). 

 Ms.A.Yamuna “Effectiveness of scapulothoracic and glenohumeral mobilizations on pain and range of motion in diabetic PA shoulder (MPT Thesis). 

 Ms.T.Triveni “Effectiveness of electrical stimulation and muscle energy technique on extensor leg following TKR subjects (MPT Thesis). 

 Mr.Sk.Saddam Hussain “Effect of mobilizations and resistive exercise on functional performance, pain in osteoarthritis of knee individuals (MPT Thesis). 

  Mr.B.Chinna Vengaiah “Effect of therabands exercise and free weight resistance training on strength of rotators in badminton players (MPT Thesis). 

 Ms.Vyshnavi: To find out the association between Treadmill and Stationary cycle on Vo2 max (MPT Thesis). 

 Ms.J.Jessie kamal “Effectiveness of multi Gym Vs conventional resistance training for knee and ankle musculature on strength and jump performance in male basket ball players (MPT Thesis). 

 Ongoing Research:-

Dr.A.Viswanath Reddy, Associate Professor of physiotherapy “Influence of aerobics Vs Indoor cycling on body composition and lung function in overweight and obsese female subjects ( IEC No:666, approved by IEC on 14.08.2017.

Dr.A.Viswanath Reddy, Associate Professor of physiotherapy “ A comparative study on the effective of paraffin wax therapy with manual mobilization versus ultrasound therapy with manual mobilization on pain, range of motion and functional status of shoulder in diabetic subjects with adhesive capsulitis” Co-investigators Dr.K.Madhavi Professor and Principal i/c and Mr.S.Raghava Krishna, faculty of physiotherapy.  Institutional ethics committee of SVIMS reviewed the research protocol on 11.01.2016 and approved by IEC (No: 502) on 13.02.2016.

2016

01.      Research projects : -

A project sanctioned by department of social justice and empowerment (Scheme for implementation of persons with disability act, SIPDA) granted for 50 lakhs and is under process.

 02.      Research Work:

Ph.D thesis submitted:

 Mr.K.Senthil Kumar, Lecturer, College of physiotherapy, SVIMS – “Effectiveness of a early mobilization and  structural cardiac rehabilitation on functional outcome and quality of life following coronary artery by-pass graft – a randomized controlled trail ” Guide: Dr.Abha Chandra, Professor, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati.

Thesis submitted PG students:

Ms.K.Manuja. To study the influence of intermittent compression therapy using

Sphygmomanometer on pressure changes and walking ability in individuals affected with peripheral arterial diseases of lower limbs (MPT Thesis).  Tirupati: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences; 2016.

Ms.K.Ramya Krishna. To study the influence of structured physical activity and functional capacity and quality of life in working women population (staff nurses).  (MPT Thesis).  Tirupati: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences; 2016.

Mr.M.S.Balaji. To study the influence of circuit training protocol and physical activity  on walking distance and quality of life in physically inactive elderly individuals’ a prospective randomized controlled study. (MPT Thesis).  Tirupati: Sri Venkateswara  Institute of Medical Sciences; 2016.

 Ms.Meena. Effectiveness of PNF stretching Vs. static stretching on pain and hamstring flexibility following moist heat in individuals with knee osteoarthritis. (MPT Thesis).  Tirupati: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences; 2016.

Ms.J.Beaulah. Effectiveness of low intensity pulsed ultrasound and cryotherapy on post operative pain and knee ROM in subjects with total knee replacement. (MPT Thesis).  Tirupati: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences; 2016.

 

Mr.G.Hareesh. Effectiveness of proprioceptive exercises on joint position sense and quality of life in post ACL reconstruction subjects. (MPT Thesis).  Tirupati: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences; 2016.

Mr.Srikanth. A comparative study of traditional dysphasia therapy Vs. thermal tactile stimulation in the restoration of functional swallow and QOL in subjects with acute cerebral stroke during hospital stay. (MPT Thesis).  Tirupati: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences; 2016.

Ms.E.Ayesha Begum.Effectiveness of laser Vs. TENS on pain and upper limb disability in subjects with cervical radiculopathy. (MPT Thesis).  Tirupati: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences; 2016.

 Ms.Keerthi Priya. Effectiveness of mirror therapy and motor re-learning programme on hand function in subjects with sub-acute stroke. (MPT Thesis).  Tirupati: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences; 2016.

Mr.G.Ashok chakravarthi. Effectiveness of theraband exercise on strength of ankle and subtalar muscles and jump performance in male volleyball players. (MPT Thesis).  Tirupati: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences; 2016.

Ms.Y.Bhavani. Effect of plyometrics on strength of ankle musculature and ability in female kho-kho players. (MPT Thesis).  Tirupati: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences; 2016.

Ms.Yasaswini. Effect of continuous Vs intermittent endurance training on aerobic capacities in recreation female professional hockey players. (MPT Thesis).  Tirupati: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences; 2016.

Ongoing Research :-

Dr.A.Viswanath Reddy, Associate Professor of physiotherapy “ A comparative study on the effective of paraffin wax therapy with manual mobilization versus ultrasound therapy with manual mobilization on pain, range of motion and functional status of shoulder in diabetic subjects with adhesive capsulitis” Co-investigators Dr.K.Madhavi Professor and Principal i/c and Mr.S.Raghava Krishna, faculty of physiotherapy.  Institutional ethics committee of SVIMS reviewed the research protocol on 11.01.2016 and approved by IEC (No:502) on 13.02.2016.

Ongoing thesis of present PGs:-

Ms. Chaithanya “The effectiveness of resistance training using therabands on strength of shoulder musculature in female volley ball players (MPT Thesis). 

Ms.M.Kasturamma “Effects of hip muscular strength on knee ROM and functional activity in post operative total knee replacement subjects (MPT Thesis).   

Mrs.S.Anupriya “To study the influence of early physiotherapy intervention on joint ROM and joint stability and quality of life in unilateral total hip replacement surgery (MPT Thesis).   

Mr.K.Venkatesh “Effectiveness of mobilizations techniques on post operative elbow fractures to prevent stiffness (MPT Thesis). 

Ms.Nirosha “To study the influence of aerobics on body composition and lung function in over weight and obese female subjects (MPT Thesis). 

Mr.K.Mohan Kumar “Effectiveness of rotator cuff muscles strengthening after bankart repair in patients with recurrent shoulder dislocation (MPT Thesis). 

Ms.S.R.Divya “To study the influence of swiss ball exercise and EMG Bio-feedback on diastasis recti in post partum women (MPT Thesis).   

Ms. K.Kusuma “To study the influence of progressive resistance training and Yogasana on body composition, insulin resistance, hypercholesterolemia and exercise capacity in PCOS individual (MPT Thesis).   

 Mrs. D.Rathna Kumari “To study the influence of therabite exercise on pain, mouth opening and quality of life in post surgical oral cavity cancer individuals with trismus (MPT Thesis). 

Ms.T.V.K. Sruthi “Comparison between two physiotherapeutic approaches for improvement of strength of gait in sub acute stroke patients (MPT Thesis). 

Ms.B.Harika “The effect of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation combined with stretching techniques on post stroke spasticity patients (MPT Thesis). 

Ms.Lakshmi “To know the effectiveness of rocker board training programme on trunk balance and gait in subjects with stroke (MPT Thesis). 

 

2015

 

Research projects : -

A project sanctioned by Department of social justice and empowerment (Scheme for implementation of persons with disability Act, SIPDA) granted for 50 lakhs and is under process.

 

Research Work:

Ph.D Ongoing thesis:

Mrs.C.Shanthi, Assistant Professor, College of physiotherapy, SVIMS, Tirupati – “Influence of graded Aerobic Exercise on quality of life and exercise tolerance in post surgical mitral valve disease individuals- A prospective randomized open label study” Guide : Dr.Abha Chandra, Professor,  Department of  Cardiothoracic Surgery, SVIMS.

Ph.D thesis submitted:

Mr.K.Senthil Kumar, Lecturer, College of physiotherapy, SVIMS – “Effectiveness of a early mobilization and  structural cardiac rehabilitation on functional outcome and quality of life following coronary artery by-pass graft – a randomized controlled trail ” Guide: Dr.Abha Chandra, Professor, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati; 2015.

Thesis submitted by the outgoing PGs:-

 

01.  Ms.Bhargavi, MPT 2nd year student – “Effect of Integrated Hand function training on Hand grip strength in Hemiparetic stroke patient” Guide: Dr.V.Srikumari, Assistant Professor, COP, SVIMS.

02.  Mr.M.Siva Prasad, MPT 2nd year student – “Effect of Aerobic exercises on fatigue, quality of life, cardiovascular fitness in post-gastrectomy patient who are receiving chemotherapy” Guide: Dr.K.Madhavi, Professor, COP, SVIMS, Tirupati.  

03.  Mr.A.Prasad, MPT 2nd year student – “Comparison of the non – dominant hand strength to improve batting performance in young cricket players” Guide:Dr.A.Viswanath Reddy, Associate Professor, COP, SVIMS, Tirupati. 

04.  Mr.A.Prasad Naik, MPT 2nd year student – “Effect of muscle energy technique on hamstring and calf muscle in sprinters through Human Motion Analysis” Guide: Dr.A.Viswanath Reddy, Associate Professor, COP, SVIMS, Tirupati. 

05.  Ms.M.Sruthi, MPT 2nd year student – “Effects of resisted and aerobic exercise on immune system following ESR & CRP levels in Rheumatoid Arthritis patients” Guide: Dr.K.Madhavi, Professor, COP, SVIMS, Tirupati, Co-Guide:Dr.Siddartha, MD(G.Med) Rhumatologist. 

06.   Ms.K.Sai Sudha, MPT 2nd year student – “Effectiveness of floor exercises Vs swiss ball exercises in improving core muscle stability in cricketers” Guide: Dr.A.Viswanath Reddy, Associate Professor, COP, SVIMS, Tirupati. 

07.  Ms.P.Haritha, MPT 2nd year student – “Effectiveness of post isometric relaxation technique and resisted isometrics in patients with non-specific neck pain on pain disability and ROM” Guide:Dr.C.Shanthi, Assistant Professor, COP, SVIMS, Tirupati. 

08.  Ms.B.Jyothirmai, MPT 2nd year student – “Effectiveness of Integrated neuromuscular inhibitory technique along with specific strength training in preventing the reoccurance of upper trapezius trigger points” Guide: S.Raghava Krishna, Tutor, COP, SVIMS, Tirupati.

09.  Ms.V.B.Geethika, MPT 2nd year student – “Effectiveness of neural tissue mobilizations in LBA subjects with sciatica on pain and functional disability” Guide:Dr.G.Kameswari, Tutor, COP, SVIMS, Tirupati.

10.  Mr.D.Shravan Kumar, MPT 2nd year student – “Comparison of mime therapy Vs neuromuscular Re-education and facial assymetry in subjects with Bell’s Palsy”  Guide:Dr.V.Srikumari, Assistant Professor, COP,SVIMS, Tirupati.

11.  Mr.G.Suryam, MPT 2nd year student – “Effectiveness of strengthening exercises of upper back muscles in school going children’s” Guide Dr.K.Senthilkumar, Lecturer, COP, SVIMS, Tirupati.

12.  Mr.C.Janardhan, MPT 2nd year student – “Influence of music therapy and breathing exercises on Anxiety and Depression in open heart surgery patients” Guide:K.Madhavi, Professor, COP, SVIMS, Tirupati.   

Ongoing work of present PGs:-

 

Sl.no.

Name of the student

Topic

01

Ms.K.Manuja

To study the influence of intermittent compression therapy using plethysmographic method on calf muscles of lower limbs in peripheral arterial disease.

02

Ms.K.Ramya Krishna

To study the influence of physical activity in staff nurses

03

Mr.M.S.Balaji

To study the effects of physical activity in breaking sedentary behavior in elderly people living in apartments in Tirupati urban.

04

Ms.Meena

Effectiveness of post isometric muscle energy technique versus mulligan’s bent leg raise technique on pain and hamstring flexibility in knee osteoarthritis individual – A Randomized controlled trial.

05

Ms.J.Beaulah

Effectiveness of low intensity pulsed ultrasound and cryotherapy on post operative pain and knee ROM in subjects with total knee replacement. 

06

Mr.G.Hareesh

Effectiveness of proprioceptor exercises on stability, quality of life and balance in ACL reconstruction subjects.

07

Mr.Srikanth

A comparative study of traditional dysphasia therapy Vs thermal tactile stimulation in the restoration of functional swallow and QOL in subjects with acute cerebral stroke during hospital stay.

08

Ms.E.Asha Begum

Comparison of laser and TENS on pain and disability in subjects with cervical radiculopathy.

09

Ms.Keerthi Priya

Effectiveness of mirror therapy and motor re-learning programme on hand function in subjects with sub-acute stroke.

10

Mr.G.Ashok chakravarthi

Effectiveness of theraband exercise on strength of ankle and subtalar muscles in male volleyball players.

11

Ms.Y.Bhavani

Effect of plyometrics on strength and agility of calf muscle in female professional kho-kho players.

12

Ms.Yasaswini

Effect of continuous Vs intermittent training to improve aerobic capacities in female professional hocky players.