Dr.Pratap Upadhya

Dr.Pratap Upadhya
Pulmonary Medicine
Associate Professor
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Academic Qualifications: 

MBBS, MD (Pulm Med, JIPMER), DM (Pulmonary Med and Critical Care, PGIMER, Chandigarh), DNB (Pulm Med), EDARM (Germany), SCE-Respiratory Med (MRCP, UK), MNAMS, FAPSR (Japan)

Special Area of Interest: 
COPD, Bronchial asthma, ILD, Statistics, Respiratory failure, Chest imaging (CT), Lung cancer, Fungal infections, Critical care medicine, Sepsis.

1. Govindaraj V, Manju R, Banoth S, Upadhaya P. ISOLATED LEFT LUNG HYPOPLASIA IN AN ADULT-A CASE REPORT. International Journal of Current Research and Review. 2014 Aug 1;6(15):49.
2. Chari M R, Upadhya P*, Ramya Priya A, Pampa ch.toi , Vishnukanth G . ANA negative/sero negative systemic lupus erythematous with diffuse alveolar haemorrhage: A diagnostic difficulty. IP Indian J Immunol Respir Med 2020;5(2):127-131.
3. Upadhya P, Vadala R, Arpitha A. Hospital treatment of severe acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in COVID-19 situation: back to basics. Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease. 2020 Sep 22;90(4).
4. Chawla G, Upadhya P, Vadala R, Ananthraju A. When attacked by a new enemy, do not forget the old ones. A tale of 2 diseases: tuberculosis and COVID-19. Advances in Respiratory Medicine. 2020 Nov 20.
5. Upadhya P, Chary R, Chawla G, Vadala R, Mohanty M. New twist to an old problem: COVID-19 and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Advances in Respiratory Medicine. 2021;89(1):84-5.
6. Vadala R, Princess I, Upadhya P. A review of H1N1: Clinical, diagnostic and infection control strategies. Journal of Patient Safety and Infection Control. 2020 Jan 1;8(1):10-.
7. Vadala R, Princess I, Upadhya P. Vaccination in adults with chronic lung disease–Revisiting 2019 immunization guidelines. Indian Journal of Respiratory Care. 2021 Jan 1;10(1):19.
8. Aggarwal AN, Agarwal R, Dhooria S, Prasad KT, Sehgal IS, Muthu V, Singh N, Behera D, Jindal SK, Singh V, Chawla R. Joint Indian Chest Society-National College of Chest Physicians (India) guidelines for spirometry. Lung India: official organ of Indian Chest Society. 2019 Apr;36(Suppl 1):S1.
9. Mohapatra MM, Rajaram M, Dwivedi DP, Govindraj V, Upadhya P. An overview of treatment options for COVID-19. International Journal of Basic & Clinical Pharmacology. 2020 Nov;9(11):1770.
10. Pratap U, Ravindrachari M, RamyaPriya A, Toi PC, Manju R. Tuberculosis heralding connective tissue disorder. Tropical Doctor. 2020 Oct 13:0049475520962743.
11. Pratap U, Abhishek C, Ravindrachari M, Selvaraj, Vishnukanth G. Unusual Cause of Neck Pain in Young Female Adult: Disseminated Tuberculosis. Ann Clin Cases. 2021; 2(3): 1036.
12. Bai M, Pratap U, Sandhya L, Manju R, Biswajit D. Identification of Risk Factors for Medication Errors in Hospital Geriatric Departments. J Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2021;2(1):1012
13. Upadhya, P., Sivaselvi, C., Vignesh, K., Lakshmi, S.W. and Kalaiyarasi, R. "Could Intravenous Immunoglobulin Be an Elixir in Severe Acute Covid 19 with Secondary Infection." Annals of pharma research 10.1 (2022). Pp 625-629
1. MCQs in Medicine,2nd Edition, For DM/NEET SS Entrance Exams, Covers more than 2600 MCQs
2. Chapter: ANA negative/sero negative systemic lupus erythematosus with diffuse alveolar
haemorrhage: A diagnostic difficulty , Book: New Frontiers in Medicine and Medical
Research, 2021 Apps (Android)-
Cardiology EXAMS, android app, mock exams for pulmonary medicine

Positions Held: 

Assistant professor, Pulmonary Medicine, JIPMER 2018-current

Special Clinics: 

Lung cancer clinic, Post Covid CLINIC, Allergy CLINIC, Ild CLINIC.