Koyikkal Karthikeya Varma
MIMS Research Foundation, Malabar Institute of Medical Sciences Ltd., India
As a practicing surgeon with an aptitude for research, he was actively involved in various research projects in India & Australia. Dr. Varma developed several clinical methods for several pathological conditions such as anorectal continence after surgical correction of anorectal malformation, treatment of necrotizing enteritis, Algorythm for Hirschsprung’s disease and several topics such as intravenous nutrition (Calicut Protocol) for intestinal atresia, childhood solid cancer. He developed a portable anomanometer for use in diagnosing Hirschsprung’s disease.