Dr.Raghuthaman G Head of the Department of Psychiatry
HoD & Professor
DPM., DNB., MD (Psych)
DPM., DNB., MD (Psych)
Field of Expertise
Consultation liaison psychiatry, Psychotherapy
Awards and Achievements
Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training (CSST), awarded by The Specialist Training Authority of the Medical Royal College (UK)
Research and Publications
Raghuthaman Gopal, Sushith Sugathan Chennatte, Shilpa S (2020) Comparing 24-hour symptom triggered therapy and fixed schedule treatment for alcohol withdrawal symptoms – A randomized control study. Asian Journal of Psychiatry. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajp.2019.101888
Raghuthaman G, Venkateswaran R and Krishnadas R (2015) Adjunctive aripiprazole in risperidone-induced hyperprolactinaemia: double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled trial, British Journal of Psychiatry Open (2015) 1, 172–177. doi: 10.1192/bjpo.bp.115.001248
Raghuthaman G (2015) Evidence-based management of Schizophrenia. Annals Medicus Online Indexed Medical Journal 2015 Supplement Edition, pages 4 – 10
Raghuthaman G and Pranesh (2014) Monitoring the severity of mental illness in hospitalized patients using validated clinical rating scales – A retrospective observational study med ej, ejournal of The TN Dr MGR medical university, (November – December 2014 Volume – 4 Number – 6)
Raghuthaman G and Sushith Sugathan Chennate (2013) Treatment Discontinuation during the first year in a cohort of patients with schizophrenia med ej, ejournal of The TN Dr MGR medical university, Jan. – Feb. 2013, Volume – 3 Number – 1)
Raghuthaman G, and Venkateswaran R (2012) A training program for nursing staff to improve their knowledge and skills in the assessment of alcohol dependence syndrome – An evaluation, med ej, ejournal of The TN Dr MGR medical university, Jan. – Feb. 2012, Volume 2, Number – 1.
G. Shyamsundar, G. Raghuthaman, Anto P. Rajkumar, K.S. Jacob (2009) Validation of memorial delirium assessment scale, Journal of critical care, Volume 24, Issue 4, Decemeber 2009, pages 530-534
Anthony Jackson, G. Raghuthaman, Alice Kuruvilla and K. Kuruvilla (2005): A study of common adverse reactions in psychiatric patients treated with typical and atypical antipsychotics. Indian journal of psychological medicine, Vol 26 No.1.
Raghuthaman G,Jacob KS & G.Ranjith (2005):Psychiatric aspects of epilepsy117-126 In D.Bhugra, G.Ranjith & V. Patel: Handbook of Psychiatry: a south Asian perspective
Raghuthaman G,Jacob KS & G.Ranjith (2005):Delirium and dementia 127-142
In D.Bhugra, G.Ranjith & V. Patel: Handbook of Psychiatry: a south Asian perspective
Raghuthaman, G., Alice Cherian (2003) Temperament of Children and Adolescents presenting with unexplained physical symptoms. The Indian Journal of Psychiatry Vol. 45, No., 43-47.
Tharyan, P., and Raghuthaman, G. (1999) Definitions of depression. British Journal of Psychiatry, Vol.174, 559-560.
Raghuthaman, G., and Cherian, A., (1999) The Temperament of Children with Somatization. Indian Journal of Psychiatry, Vol.41, supplement, 27-28
Raghuthaman, G., and Cherian, A. (1998). A study of the Temperament of Children and Adolescents with Somatization. MD Thesis. Tamil Nadu Dr. M. G. R. Medical University.
Raghuthaman, G., and John, J.K., (1997) Psychological effects of chronic cannabis use – Psychological, Biological effects. In Cannabis – Health Damage? Legislative options. (Ed) D.Mohan, 84-89. Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Science, New Delhi.
Raghuthaman, G., and John, J.K., (1997) Interview, Assessment and Diagnosis of Dependence. In Drug de-addiction programme, Manual for Core Service Providers (Eds.) D. Mohan and Rajath Rai. Published by Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Science, New Delhi.