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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

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  • Education
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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

Understanding diagnostic tests - Part 3: Receiver operating characteristic curves.
Aggarwal R, Ranganathan P
Perspect Clin Res. 2018 Jul-Sep; 9(3)145-148. doi: 10.4103/picr.PICR_87_18.

PMID:
    30090714
    [PubMed]
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Estradiol to Androstenedione Ratios Moderate the Relationship between Neurological Injury Severity and Mortality Risk after Severe TBI.
Ranganathan P, Kumar RG, Oh BM, Rakholia MV, Berga S, Wagner AK M.D
J Neurotrauma. 2018 Jul 17; doi: 10.1089/neu.2018.5677.

PMID:
    30014751
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Systemic estrone production and injury induced sex hormone steroidogenesis after severe traumatic brain injury: a prognostic indicator of TBI-related mortality.
Rakholia MV, Kumar RG, Oh BM, Ranganathan PR, Berga S, Kochanek PM, Wagner AK M.D
J Neurotrauma. 2018 Jun 27; doi: 10.1089/neu.2018.5782.

PMID:
    29947289
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Understanding the properties of diagnostic tests - Part 2: Likelihood ratios.
Ranganathan P, Aggarwal R
Perspect Clin Res. 2018 Apr-Jun; 9(2)99-102. doi: 10.4103/picr.PICR_41_18.

PMID:
    29862204
    [PubMed]
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Cadmium effects on sperm morphology and semenogelin with relates to increased ROS in infertile smokers: An in vitro and in silico approach.
Ranganathan P, Rao KA, Sudan JJ, Balasundaram S
Reprod Biol. 2018 Jun; 18(2)189-197. doi: 10.1016/j.repbio.2018.04.003.

PMID:
    29729841
    [PubMed - in process]
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MicroRNA-155 Modulates Acute Graft-versus-Host Disease by Impacting T Cell Expansion, Migration, and Effector Function.
Zitzer NC, Snyder K, Meng X, Taylor PA, Efebera YA, Devine SM, Blazar BR, Garzon R, Ranganathan P
J Immunol. 2018 Jun 15; 200(12)4170-4179. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1701465.

PMID:
    29720426
    [PubMed - in process]
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Canonical Wnt Signaling in CD11c<sup>+</sup> APCs Regulates Microbiota-Induced Inflammation and Immune Cell Homeostasis in the Colon.
Swafford D, Shanmugam A, Ranganathan P, Hussein MS, Koni PA, Prasad PD, Thangaraju M, Manicassamy S
J Immunol. 2018 May 1; 200(9)3259-3268. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1701086.

PMID:
    29602775
    [PubMed - in process]
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Computational Fluid Dynamics simulation of hydrothermal liquefaction of microalgae in a continuous plug-flow reactor.
Ranganathan P, Savithri S
Bioresour Technol. 2018 Jun; 258151-157. doi: 10.1016/j.biortech.2018.02.076.

PMID:
    29525589
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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 Jul; 70(7)1095-1100. doi: 10.1002/acr.23524.

PMID:
    29381836
    [PubMed - in process]
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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 Mar; 403(2)203-212. doi: 10.1007/s00423-018-1653-6.

PMID:
    29362882
    [PubMed - in process]
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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]
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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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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