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Prabha Ranganathan, MD

Professor, Medicine
Division of Rheumatology

Specialty Areas

Rheumatology
Arthritis

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Rheumatology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Treatment of auto immune/connective tissue diseases, lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma, vasculitis, myositis, osteoarthritis, gout, pseudogout, joint aspirations, joint injections, joint pain, Sjogren syndrome

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Medicine Multispecialty Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 5
Office Phone: 314-286-2635
Fax: 314-884-6005

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building Two

10 Barnes West Drive
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Suite: Suite 200
Office Phone: 314-286-2635
Fax: 314-286-2338

Education

Education

Fellowship : Rheumatology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1999
Residency: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1995
Medical Degree: University of Madras, Madras, India 1990

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Does a less intensive surveillance protocol affect the survival of patients after treatment of a sarcoma of the limb? updated results of the randomized TOSS study.
Puri A, Ranganathan P, Gulia A, Crasto S, Hawaldar R, Badwe RA
Bone Joint J. 2018 Feb; 100-B(2)262-268. doi: 10.1302/0301-620X.100B2.BJJ-2017-0789.R1.

PMID:
    29437071
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Discovery and functional implications of a miR-29b-1/miR-29a cluster polymorphism in acute myeloid leukemia.
Ngankeu A, Ranganathan P, Havelange V, Nicolet D, Volinia S, Powell BL, Kolitz JE, Uy GL, Stone RM, Kornblau SM, Andreeff M, Croce CM, Bloomfield CD, Garzon R
Oncotarget. 2018 Jan 12; 9(4)4354-4365. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.23150.

PMID:
    29435107
    [PubMed]
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Common pitfalls in statistical analysis: Understanding the properties of diagnostic tests - Part 1.
Ranganathan P, Aggarwal R
Perspect Clin Res. 2018 Jan-Mar; 9(1)40-43. doi: 10.4103/picr.PICR_170_17.

PMID:
    29430417
    [PubMed]
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Evidence-based medicine: A survey among perioperative health care professionals in India.
Ambulkar R, Ranganathan P, Karthik V, Divatia J
J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol. 2017 Oct-Dec; 33(4)487-492. doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.222508.

PMID:
    29416241
    [PubMed]
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GPR81, a Cell-Surface Receptor for Lactate, Regulates Intestinal Homeostasis and Protects Mice from Experimental Colitis.
Ranganathan P, Shanmugam A, Swafford D, Suryawanshi A, Bhattacharjee P, Hussein MS, Koni PA, Prasad PD, Kurago ZB, Thangaraju M, Ganapathy V, Manicassamy S
J Immunol. 2018 Mar 1; 200(5)1781-1789. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1700604.

PMID:
    29386257
    [PubMed - in process]
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Skin Induration in a Patient with Aplastic Anemia.
Kastsianok L, Ranganathan P
Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2018 Jan 30; doi: 10.1002/acr.23524.

PMID:
    29381836
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Extended pancreatectomy as defined by the ISGPS: useful in selected cases of pancreatic cancer but invaluable in other complex pancreatic tumors.
Mitra A, Pai E, Dusane R, Ranganathan P, DeSouza A, Goel M, Shrikhande SV
Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2018 Jan 23; doi: 10.1007/s00423-018-1653-6.

PMID:
    29362882
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Common pitfalls in statistical analysis: Measures of agreement.
Ranganathan P, Pramesh CS, Aggarwal R
Perspect Clin Res. 2017 Oct-Dec; 8(4)187-191. doi: 10.4103/picr.PICR_123_17.

PMID:
    29109937
    [PubMed]
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Common pitfalls in statistical analysis: Logistic regression.
Ranganathan P, Pramesh CS, Aggarwal R
Perspect Clin Res. 2017 Jul-Sep; 8(3)148-151. doi: 10.4103/picr.PICR_87_17.

PMID:
    28828311
    [PubMed]
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Electrochemical determination of morin in Kiwi and Strawberry fruit samples using vanadium pentoxide nano-flakes.
Sasikumar R, Govindasamy M, Chen SM, Chieh-Liu Y, Ranganathan P, Rwei SP
J Colloid Interface Sci. 2017 Oct 15; 504626-632. doi: 10.1016/j.jcis.2017.03.039.

PMID:
    28618382
    [PubMed - in process]
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Enhanced photovoltaic performance of dye-sensitized solar cells based on nickel oxide supported on nitrogen-doped graphene nanocomposite as a photoanode.
Ranganathan P, Sasikumar R, Chen SM, Rwei SP, Sireesha P
J Colloid Interface Sci. 2017 Oct 15; 504570-578. doi: 10.1016/j.jcis.2017.06.012.

PMID:
    28609740
    [PubMed - in process]
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Notch Represses Transcription by PRC2 Recruitment to the Ternary Complex.
Han X, Ranganathan P, Tzimas C, Weaver KL, Jin K, Astudillo L, Zhou W, Zhu X, Li B, Robbins DJ, Capobianco AJ
Mol Cancer Res. 2017 Sep; 15(9)1173-1183. doi: 10.1158/1541-7786.MCR-17-0241.

PMID:
    28584023
    [PubMed - in process]
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Electro-oxidative determination of aromatic amine (o-phenylenediamine) using organic-inorganic hybrid composite.
Sasikumar R, Ranganathan P, Chen SM, Rwei SP, Muthukrishnan
J Colloid Interface Sci. 2017 Oct 15; 504149-157. doi: 10.1016/j.jcis.2017.05.043.

PMID:
    28544916
    [PubMed - in process]
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Accelerated fraction radiation therapy versus concurrent chemoradiation therapy for locally advanced head and neck cancers: Is there evidence of equivalent effect?
Shah SB, Chaukar DA, Ranganathan P
J Cancer Res Ther. 2017 Jan-Mar; 13(1)153-154. doi: 10.4103/0973-1482.184520.

PMID:
    28508853
    [PubMed - in process]
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Pirfenidone: a breath of fresh air for cGVHD.
Ranganathan P
Blood. 2017 May 4; 129(18)2463-2464. doi: 10.1182/blood-2017-03-772103.

PMID:
    28473413
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Common pitfalls in statistical analysis: Linear regression analysis.
Aggarwal R, Ranganathan P
Perspect Clin Res. 2017 Apr-Jun; 8(2)100-102. doi: 10.4103/2229-3485.203040.

PMID:
    28447022
    [PubMed]
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Experimental and modelling of Arthrospira platensis cultivation in open raceway ponds.
Ranganathan P, Amal JC, Savithri S, Haridas A
Bioresour Technol. 2017 Oct; 242197-205. doi: 10.1016/j.biortech.2017.03.150.

PMID:
    28416127
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Serum miR-29a Is Upregulated in Acute Graft-versus-Host Disease and Activates Dendritic Cells through TLR Binding.
Ranganathan P, Ngankeu A, Zitzer NC, Leoncini P, Yu X, Casadei L, Challagundla K, Reichenbach DK, Garman S, Ruppert AS, Volinia S, Hofstetter J, Efebera YA, Devine SM, Blazar BR, Fabbri M, Garzon R
J Immunol. 2017 Mar 15; 198(6)2500-2512. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1601778.

PMID:
    28159900
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Economically applicable Ti(2)O(3) decorated m-aminophenol-formaldehyde resin microspheres for dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSCs).
Sasikumar R, Ranganathan P, Chen SM, Sireesha P, Chen TW, Veerakumar P, Rwei SP, Kavitha T
J Colloid Interface Sci. 2017 May 15; 49482-91. doi: 10.1016/j.jcis.2017.01.061.

PMID:
    28135631
    [PubMed]
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Awareness during general anesthesia: An Indian viewpoint.
Ambulkar RP, Agarwal V, Ranganathan P, Divatia JV
J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol. 2016 Oct-Dec; 32(4)453-457. doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.173363.

PMID:
    28096574
    [PubMed]
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