Dr.Murugesan A

Dr. Murugesan A
Assistant Professor
Medical Registration number: 
TNMC – 100981
Academic Qualifications: 
  • MBBS (2007 – 2013)
  • MD (Paediatrics) – 2014 - 2017
  • DM (Neonatology) – 2017-2020
Special Area of Interest: 
Echocardiography, Developmentally supportive care, Resident teaching
  1. Mathur NB, Murugesan A. Comparison of Four Days Versus Seven Days Duration of Antibiotic Therapy for Neonatal Pneumonia: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Indian J Pediatr. 2018 Nov;85(11):963-7
  2. Anil K,  Nangia S,  Murugesan  A,  Ravi  T,  Rimesh    Rusty  Pipe  Syndrome:  A  Benign  Cause  of  Altered  Breast  Milk  Color  in  Lactating Mothers. Acad J Ped Neonatol. 2020; 8(4): 555800.
  3. Nangia S, Kallesh A, Garg M, Murugesan A, Bhasin M, Thapar I, Sharma M. Increment in mother’s own milk usage among NICU neonates by sequential interventions – a Quality improvement approach. E-PAS 2019; 2765.7.
  4. Murugesan A, Srishti Goel, Manisha Garg, Manju Puri, Sushma Nangia. Neonatal outcomes in caesarean sections performed for fetal distress in a tertiary care hospital in India. PAS 2019; 2859.515
  5. Nangia S, Kallesh A, Garg M, Bhasin M, Murugesan A. Impact of establishing ‘Comprehensive Lactation Management Centre’ on intake of Mother’s Own Milk in a neonatal unit. Breastfeeding Medicine. Sep 2018; A-1 – A-68
  6. Murugesan A, Nangia S. Infant Feeding in Special situations. In: Textbook on Maternal, Infant, and Young Child Nutrition.
  7. Murugesan A, Nangia S. Delivery room management of asphyxiated newborn. In: Hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy in newborn – a comprehensive guide.
Positions Held: 

Assistant Professor of Neonatology (from 2021)