Karunamoorthi Kaliyaperumal

Summary

Affiliation: Jimma University
Location: Jimma, Ethiopia
URL: ju-et.academia.edu/KarunamoorthiKaliyaperumal

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Role of traditional antimalarial plants in the battle against the global malaria burden
    Kaliyaperumal Karunamoorthi
    Department of Environmental Health Science and Technology, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 13:521-44. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Examining household possession and willingness to pay for the retreatment of ITNs with insecticides among local residences in a malaria endemic area
    Karunamoorthi Kaliyaperumal
    Unit of Vector Biology and Control, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    East Afr J Public Health 7:305-10. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Vector control: a cornerstone in the malaria elimination campaign
    K Karunamoorthi
    Unit of Medical Entomology and Vector Control, Department of Environmental Health Science, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:1608-16. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Peasant association member's knowledge, attitudes, and practices towards safe use of pesticide management
    Kaliyaperumal Karunamoorthi
    Faculty of Public Health, School of Environmental Health Science, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Am J Ind Med 54:965-70. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence of malaria from peripheral blood smears examination: a 1-year retrospective study from the Serbo Health Center, Kersa Woreda, Ethiopia
    Kaliyaperumal Karunamoorthi
    Department of Environmental Health Science, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    J Infect Public Health 2:171-6. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Laboratory evaluation of dimethyl phthalate treated wristbands against three predominant mosquito (Diptera: Culicidae) vectors of disease
    K Karunamoorthi
    Unit of Vector Biology and Control, Department of Environmental Health Science, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 14:443-8. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Laboratory evaluation of traditionally used plant-based insect repellent against the malaria vector Anopheles arabiensis Patton (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Kaliyaperumal Karunamoorthi
    Unit of Vector Biology and Control, Department of Environmental Health Science, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Parasitol Res 106:1217-23. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Larvicidal activity of Cymbopogon citratus (DC) Stapf. and Croton macrostachyus Del. against Anopheles arabiensis Patton, a potent malaria vector
    K Karunamoorthi
    Unit of Vector Biology and Control, School of Environmental Health Science, Faculty of Public Health, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 14:57-62. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint HIV/AIDS patient's satisfactory and their expectations with pharmacy service at specialist antiretroviral therapy (ART) units
    K Karunamoorthi
    Centralized School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 13:331-9. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Toxic effects of traditional Ethiopian fish poisoning plant Milletia ferruginea (Hochst) seed extract on aquatic macroinvertebrates
    K Karunamoorthi
    Unit of Vector Biology and Control, School of Environmental Health Science, Faculty of Public Health, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 13:179-85. 2009

Collaborators

  • Kaliyaperumal Karunamoorthi
  • K Karunamoorthi
  • Shanmugavelu Sabesan
  • Kandan Ilango
  • T Mulat
  • Adane Mulelam
  • D Bishaw
  • Fentahun Wassie
  • Kaliyaperumal Jegajeevanram
  • Jayaraman Vijayalakshmi
  • Zeid Jemal
  • Ahmad Mohammed
  • K Ilango
  • S Sabesan
  • Kadarkarai Murugan
  • M Rajalakshmi
  • A Yohannes
  • Mammo Bekele
  • S Makesh Babu
  • Aschalew Endale
  • Sayeenathan Ramanujam
  • Rajendran Rathinasamy

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Role of traditional antimalarial plants in the battle against the global malaria burden
    Kaliyaperumal Karunamoorthi
    Department of Environmental Health Science and Technology, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 13:521-44. 2013
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  2. ncbi request reprint Examining household possession and willingness to pay for the retreatment of ITNs with insecticides among local residences in a malaria endemic area
    Karunamoorthi Kaliyaperumal
    Unit of Vector Biology and Control, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    East Afr J Public Health 7:305-10. 2010
    ..To examine the household possession and willingness to pay for the retreatment of ITNs with insecticides among local residences in a malaria endemic area of Ethiopia...
  3. doi request reprint Vector control: a cornerstone in the malaria elimination campaign
    K Karunamoorthi
    Unit of Medical Entomology and Vector Control, Department of Environmental Health Science, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:1608-16. 2011
    ..I strongly believe that we are moving in the right direction, along with partnership-wide support, towards the enviable milestone of malaria elimination by employing vector control as a potential tool...
  4. doi request reprint Peasant association member's knowledge, attitudes, and practices towards safe use of pesticide management
    Kaliyaperumal Karunamoorthi
    Faculty of Public Health, School of Environmental Health Science, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Am J Ind Med 54:965-70. 2011
    ..The present investigation provides baseline data to develop strategies for the control of pesticide exposure and the prevention of pesticide poisoning...
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence of malaria from peripheral blood smears examination: a 1-year retrospective study from the Serbo Health Center, Kersa Woreda, Ethiopia
    Kaliyaperumal Karunamoorthi
    Department of Environmental Health Science, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    J Infect Public Health 2:171-6. 2009
    ..Therefore, creating awareness by active health education campaigns and applying integrated malaria control strategy could bring the constructive outcome in the near future...
  6. ncbi request reprint Laboratory evaluation of dimethyl phthalate treated wristbands against three predominant mosquito (Diptera: Culicidae) vectors of disease
    K Karunamoorthi
    Unit of Vector Biology and Control, Department of Environmental Health Science, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 14:443-8. 2010
    ..1.5 and 2.0 mg/cm2 under the laboratory conditions. DMP treated wristband had shown variable degrees of repellency impact against different mosquito species...
  7. doi request reprint Laboratory evaluation of traditionally used plant-based insect repellent against the malaria vector Anopheles arabiensis Patton (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Kaliyaperumal Karunamoorthi
    Unit of Vector Biology and Control, Department of Environmental Health Science, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Parasitol Res 106:1217-23. 2010
    ..At the end of the day, traditionally used plant-based insect repellents could be viable safer alternative sources for chemical insect repellents...
  8. ncbi request reprint Larvicidal activity of Cymbopogon citratus (DC) Stapf. and Croton macrostachyus Del. against Anopheles arabiensis Patton, a potent malaria vector
    K Karunamoorthi
    Unit of Vector Biology and Control, School of Environmental Health Science, Faculty of Public Health, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 14:57-62. 2010
    ..However, their mode of actions and larvicidal efficiency under the field conditions should be scrutinized and determined in the near future...
  9. ncbi request reprint HIV/AIDS patient's satisfactory and their expectations with pharmacy service at specialist antiretroviral therapy (ART) units
    K Karunamoorthi
    Centralized School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 13:331-9. 2009
    ..Ultimately, increasing HIV/AIDS patient's level of satisfaction and fulfilling their expectations is extremely essential and inevitable to diminish the unbearable burden of HIV/AIDS pandemic in the near future...
  10. ncbi request reprint Toxic effects of traditional Ethiopian fish poisoning plant Milletia ferruginea (Hochst) seed extract on aquatic macroinvertebrates
    K Karunamoorthi
    Unit of Vector Biology and Control, School of Environmental Health Science, Faculty of Public Health, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 13:179-85. 2009
    ..Furthermore, providing alternative ecofriendly techniques for fish harvesting may possibly bring constructive out come in the near future...
  11. doi request reprint Ethnobotanical survey of knowledge and usage custom of traditional insect/mosquito repellent plants among the Ethiopian Oromo ethnic group
    Kaliyaperumal Karunamoorthi
    Unit of Vector Biology and Control, School of Environmental Health Science, Faculty of Public Health, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    J Ethnopharmacol 125:224-9. 2009
    ..Hence, the aim of this study was to assess the knowledge and usage custom of traditional insect/mosquito repellent plants among the Oromo ethnic group in Ethiopia...
  12. doi request reprint Field trials on the efficacy of DEET-impregnated anklets, wristbands, shoulder, and pocket strips against mosquito vectors of disease
    Kaliyaperumal Karunamoorthi
    Unit of Vector Biology and Control, School of Environmental Health Science, Faculty of Public Health, Jimma University, P O Box No 378, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Parasitol Res 105:641-5. 2009
    ..Certainly, the DEET-impregnated fabric strips can be used as an effective potential personal protection measure in order to avoid those insects/mosquitoes that prefer to feed outdoors or those that feed in the early evening...
  13. ncbi request reprint Laboratory evaluation of Ethiopian local plant Phytolacca dodecandra extract for its toxicity effectiveness against aquatic macroinvertebrates
    K Karunamoorthi
    School of Environmental Health Science, Faculty of Public Health, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 12:381-6. 2008
    ..Therefore, at this moment preserving the aquatic ecosystem is extremely essential and inevitable...
  14. doi request reprint Assessment of knowledge and usage custom of traditional insect/mosquito repellent plants in Addis Zemen Town, South Gonder, North Western Ethiopia
    Kaliyaperumal Karunamoorthi
    Unit of Vector Biology and Control, School of Environmental Health Science, Faculty of Public Health, Jimma University, P O Box No 378, Jimma, Ethiopia
    J Ethnopharmacol 121:49-53. 2009
    ..A cross-sectional descriptive study was carried out to assess the knowledge and usage custom of traditional insect/mosquitoes repellent plants among the inhabitants in Addis Zemen Town, Ethiopia...
  15. doi request reprint Evaluation of leaf extracts of Vitex negundo L. (Family: Verbenaceae) against larvae of Culex tritaeniorhynchus and repellent activity on adult vector mosquitoes
    Kaliyaperumal Karunamoorthi
    Unit of Vector Biology and Control, School of Environmental Health Science, Faculty of Public Health, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Parasitol Res 103:545-50. 2008
    ..negundo leaf extract served as a potential larvicidal agent against Japanese encephalitis vector C. tritaeniorhynchus and additionally acted as a promising repellent against various adult vector mosquitoes...
  16. doi request reprint Laboratory evaluation of traditional insect/mosquito repellent plants against Anopheles arabiensis, the predominant malaria vector in Ethiopia
    Kaliyaperumal Karunamoorthi
    Unit of Vector Biology and Control, School of Environmental Health Science, Public Health Faculty, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Parasitol Res 103:529-34. 2008
    ..Since people have been using these plants for some medicinal purposes, no side effects have been found...