Editorial Board

1.
Cost of Chronic Critically Ill Patients to the Healthcare System: A Single-center Experience from a Developing Country

  • Süleyman Yıldırım ,Department of Intensive Care Unit, University of Health Sciences, Turkey, Dr Suat Seren Chest Diseases and Chest Surgery Training and Research Hospital, İzmir, Turkey, Süleyman Yıldırım, Department of Intensive Care Unit, University of Health Sciences, Turkey, Dr Suat Seren Chest Diseases and Chest Surgery Training and Research Hospital, İzmir, Turkey, Phone: +902324333333, e-mail: deu.syldrm@gmail.com, deu.syldrm@gmail.com

  • Yusuf Durmaz ,Department of Intensive Care Unit, Hakkari Public Hospital, Hakkari, Turkey,

  • Yosun Şan ,Department of Intensive Care Unit, University of Health Sciences, Turkey, Dr Suat Seren Chest Diseases and Chest Surgery Training and Research Hospital, İzmir, Turkey,

  • İmren Taşkıran ,Department of Intensive Care Unit, University of Health Sciences, Turkey, Dr Suat Seren Chest Diseases and Chest Surgery Training and Research Hospital, İzmir, Turkey,

  • Burcu A Cinleti ,Department of Intensive Care Unit, University of Health Sciences, Turkey, Dr Suat Seren Chest Diseases and Chest Surgery Training and Research Hospital, İzmir, Turkey,

  • Cenk Kirakli ,Department of Intensive Care Unit, University of Health Sciences, Turkey, Dr Suat Seren Chest Diseases and Chest Surgery Training and Research Hospital, İzmir, Turkey,
  • 2.
    Are Our Hands Still Clean?

  • Ankur Bajaj ,Department of Neurosurgery, King George\'s Medical University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India,

  • Neha Chaurasiya ,Department of Pathology, Balarampur Hospital, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India,

  • Manjul Tripathi ,Department of Neurosurgery, PostGraduate Institute of Medical Science, Chandīgarh, Chandigarh, India, Manjul Tripathi, Department of Neurosurgery, PostGraduate Institute of Medical Science, Chandīgarh, Chandigarh, India, e-mail: drmanjultripathi@gmail.com, drmanjultripathi@gmail.com
  • 3.
    Colloids Use in Asian ICU Patients: Do not Mix Oranges with Apples. Consider the Proven Concerns on Hydroxyethyl Starch Use in ICU Patients

  • Federico Bilotta ,Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Rome, Italy,

  • Giovanni Giordano ,Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy, Giovanni Giordano, Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy, Phone: +320046765, e-mail: giordano.gj@gmail.com, giordano.gj@gmail.com

  • Alice Purgatori ,Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy,
  • 4.
    Timing of Invasive Mechanical Ventilation and Mortality among Patients with Severe COVID-19-associated Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

  • Prasad B Suryawanshi ,Department of Critical Care Medicine, Grant Medical Foundation\'s Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune, Maharashtra, India,

  • Prajkta P Wankhede ,Department of Neuro Trauma Unit, Grant Medical Foundation\'s Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune, Maharashtra, India,

  • Abhaya P Bhoyar ,Department of Neuro Trauma Unit, Grant Medical Foundation\'s Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune, Maharashtra, India,

  • Afroz Z Khan ,Department of Neuro Trauma Unit, Grant Medical Foundation\'s Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune, Maharashtra, India,

  • Ria V Malhotra ,Department of Neuro Trauma Unit, Grant Medical Foundation\'s Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune, Maharashtra, India,

  • Pranoti H Kusalkar ,Department of Neuro Trauma Unit, Grant Medical Foundation\'s Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune, Maharashtra, India,

  • Kaustubh J Chavan ,Department of Cardiac Anaesthesia and Recovery, Grant Medical Foundation\'s Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune, Maharashtra, India,

  • Seema A Naik ,Department of Cardiac Anaesthesia, Grant Medical Foundation\'s Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune, Maharashtra, India,

  • Rahul B Bhalke ,Department of Cardiac Anaesthesia and Recovery, Grant Medical Foundation\'s Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune, Maharashtra, India,

  • Ninad N Bhosale ,Department of Critical Care, Grant Medical Foundation\'s Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune, Maharashtra, India,

  • Sonika V Makhija ,Department of Neuro Trauma Unit, Grant Medical Foundation\'s Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune, Maharashtra, India,

  • Venkata N Kuchimanchi ,Department of Neuro Trauma Unit, Grant Medical Foundation\'s Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune, Maharashtra, India,

  • Amol S Jadhav ,Department of Neuro Trauma Unit, Grant Medical Foundation\'s Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune, Maharashtra, India,

  • Kedar R Deshmukh ,Department of Cardiac Anaesthesia, Grant Medical Foundation\'s Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune, Maharashtra, India,

  • Gaurav S Kulkarni ,Department of Cardiac Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Grant Medical Foundation\'s Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune, Maharashtra, India,
  • 5.
    Use of Handheld Ultrasound Device with Artificial Intelligence for Evaluation of Cardiorespiratory System in COVID-19

  • Anuja V Kulkarni ,Narayana Institute of Cardiac Sciences, Narayana Health City, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India,
  • 6.
    Postoperative Outcomes Following Elective Surgery in India

  • Vandana Agarwal ,Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain, Professor, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain, Associate Professor, Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Tata Memorial Hospital, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care and Pain,

  • Radhakrishnan Muthuchellappan ,Department of Neuroanaesthesia, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India,

  • Pallavi P Rane ,Clinical Research Secretariat, Tata Memorial Centre, Advanced Centre for Treatment, Research and Education in Cancer (ACTREC), Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,
  • 7.
    Clinical Microbiology in the Intensive Care Unit: Time for Intensivists to Rejuvenate this Lost Art

  • Isabella Princess ,Department of Microbiology, Apollo Hospitals, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, Isabella Princess, Department of Microbiology, Apollo Hospitals, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, Phone: +91 9941012080, e-mail: isadear@gmail.com, isadear@gmail.com
  • 8.
    Drug-related Stevens–Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis: A Review

  • Shikha Panwar ,BLK Superspeciality Hospital, New Delhi, India, Consultant, Critical Care Medicine,

  • Rohini Arora ,Department of Critical Care, Dr. BL Kapur Superspeciality Hospital, New Delhi, Delhi, India, Rohini Arora, Department of Critical Care, Dr. BL Kapur Superspeciality Hospital, New Delhi, Delhi, India, Phone: +91 8588806634; e-mail: drrohini8@gmail.com, drrohini8@gmail.com
  • 9.
    Is it Time to Go Back to Basics?

  • Apoorv Chaturvedi ,Department of Anaesthesiology, Pain Medicine and Critical Care, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, Delhi, India, Apoorv Chaturvedi, Department of Anaesthesiology, Pain Medicine and Critical Care, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, Delhi, India, Phone: +91 9819162646, e-mail: dr.apoorv29@gmail.com, dr.apoorv29@gmail.com
  • 10.
    There is No Substitute for Human Intelligence

  • Vivek Kumar ,Department of Critical Care, Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Vivek Kumar, Department of Critical Care, Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Phone: +91 9833731099, e-mail: drvivekmd@rediffmail.com, drvivekmd@rediffmail.com
  • 11.
    Serum Procalcitonin as a Biomarker to Determine the Duration of Antibiotic Therapy in Adult Patients with Sepsis and Septic Shock in Intensive Care Units: A Prospective Study

  • SM Gowri Vishalashi ,Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Safdarjung Hospital and Vardhman Mahavir Medical College, New Delhi, India,

  • Pardeep Kumar Verma ,Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Safdarjung Hospital and Vardhman Mahavir Medical College, New Delhi, India, Pardeep Kumar Verma, Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Safdarjung Hospital and Vardhman Mahavir Medical College, New Delhi, India, Phone: +91 9818402209, e-mail: prateekverma88@hotmail.com, prateekverma88@hotmail.com
  • 12.
    Defecation and Micturition may Cause Syncope in COVID-19 Patients on High Oxygen Requirement

  • Rajnish Kumar

  • Shagufta Naaz ,Department of Anesthesia, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Patna, Bihar, India, Shagufta Naaz, Department of Anesthesia, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Patna, Bihar, India, Phone: +91 7838117314, e-mail: drshaguftanaaz@gmail.com, drshaguftanaaz@gmail.com

  • Erum Ozair ,Department of Anaesthesiology, SKMCH, Muzaffarpur, Bihar, India,

  • Akhil Valiaparambath ,Department of Anaesthesia, AIIMS Patna, Patna, Bihar, India,
  • 13.
    Hyperammonemia after Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy: A Report of Three Cases with Unusual Presentation

  • Vivekanand Sharma ,Department of Surgical Oncology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,

  • Sohan Lal Solanki ,Department of Anaesthesiology, Critical Care and Pain, Tata Memorial Hospital, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Sohan Lal Solanki, Department of Anaesthesiology, Critical Care and Pain, Tata Memorial Hospital, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Phone: +91 9869253201, e-mail: me_sohans@yahoo.co.in, me_sohans@yahoo.co.in

  • Avanish P Saklani ,Department of Surgical Oncology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,
  • 14.
    Severe Aortic Thrombosis and Profound Hypothermia: A Case Report

  • Johan Schmitt ,Department of Intensive Care Unit, HIA Sainte Anne, Toulon, Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur, France, Johan Schmitt, Department of Intensive Care Unit, HIA Sainte Anne, Toulon, Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur, France, Phone: +33 483162212, e-mail: Schmitt.johan83@gmail.com, Schmitt.johan83@gmail.com

  • Pierre Esnault ,Department of Intensive Care Unit, HIA Sainte Anne, Toulon, Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur, France,

  • Milena Sartre ,Department of Intensive Care Unit, HIA Sainte Anne, Toulon, Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur, France,

  • Pierre J Cungi ,Department of Intensive Care Unit, HIA Sainte Anne, Toulon, Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur, France,

  • Eric Meaudre ,Department of Intensive Care Unit, HIA Sainte Anne, Toulon, Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur, France,
  • 15.
    Utility of Serum Procalcitonin in Diagnosing Paroxysmal Sympathetic Hyperactivity in Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury

  • Keshav Goyal keshavgoyalster@gmail.com

  • Vineet Chowdhary ,Department of Neurocritical Care, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, Delhi, India,

  • Surya K Dube ,Department of Neuroanesthesiology and Critical Care, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, Delhi, India,
  • 16.
    Continuous Family Access to the Intensive Care Unit: A Mixed Method Exploratory Study

  • Gagandeep Singh ,Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India, Assistant Professor (Ex), Department of Psychiatry, All India Institute of Medical Science, New Delhi, India, Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, Dayanand Medical College and Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab, India, Professor and Head, Department of Neurology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, NIHR University College London Hospitals, Biomedical Research Centre, UCL Queen, Square Institute of Neurology, London, WC1N 3BG, & Chalfont Centre for Epilepsy, Chalfont St Peter SL9 0RJ, United Kingdom; Dayanand Medical College, Ludhiana, Punjab, India, Honorary Associate Professor, Department of Clinical and Experimental, Epilepsy; Professor and Head, Department of Neurology, Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology, Dayanand Medical College and Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab, India; Epilepsy, Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London, United Kingdom, Professor and Head, Department of Neurology; Honorary,

  • Rubina Mahajan ,Medical Intensive Care Unit, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India, Dr. Rubina Khullar Mahajan, Medical Intensive Care Unit, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore - 632 004, Tamil Nadu, India. E-mail: khullar.rubina@gmail.com, khullar.rubina@gmail.com

  • Parshotam L Gautam ,Department of Critical Care Medicine, Dayanand Medical College and Hospital, Ludhiana, 141001, Punjab, India,

  • Ramit Mahajan ,Department of Gastroenterology, Dayanand Medical College and Hospital, Ludhiana, 141001, Punjab, India,

  • Suvidha Gupta ,Department of Critical Care Medicine, Dayanand Medical College and Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab, India,
  • 17.
    Validation of a Clinical Risk-scoring Algorithm for Scrub Typhus Severity in South India

  • Shivali Gulati ,Department of Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, Karnataka, India,

  • Kiran Chunduru ,Department of Infectious Diseases, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, Karnataka, India; Manipal Center for Infectious Diseases, Prasanna School of Public Health, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, Karnataka, India,

  • Mridula Madiyal ,Department of Microbiology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, Karnataka, India,

  • Maninder S Setia ,MGM Institute of Health Sciences, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,
  • 18.
    In Response to Colloids Use in Asian ICU Patients: Do not Mix Oranges with Apples. Consider the Proven Concerns on Hydroxyethyl Starch Use in ICU patients

  • Christian Ertmer ,Department of Anesthesiology, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine, University Hospital Muenster, Muenster, Germany, Christian Ertmer, Department of Anesthesiology, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine, University Hospital Muenster, Muenster, Germany, Phone: +49 251 83 47255, e-mail: ertmer@anit.uni-muenster.de, ertmer@anit.uni-muenster.de
  • 19.
    Knowledge, Attitudes, and Perceived Barriers of Healthcare Providers toward Early Mobilization of Adult Critically Ill Patients in Intensive Care Unit

  • Pooja Akhtar ,Department of Physiotherapy, V.S.P.M\'s College of Physiotherapy and N.K.P. Salve Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre and Lata Mangeshkar Hospital, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India, Pooja M Akhtar, Department of Physiotherapy, V.S.P.M\'s College of Physiotherapy, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India, Phone: +919665038090, email: poojaakhtarvspm@gmail.com, poojaakhtarvspm@gmail.com

  • Priyanka K Deshmukh ,Department of Physiotherapy, V.S.P.M\'s College of Physiotherapy, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India,
  • 20.
    Pathogenetic Mechanism of Procalcitonin in COVID-19

  • Franz J. Wiedermann ,Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Tyrol, Austria, Dr. Franz J. Wiedermann, Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Tyrol, Austria. E-mail: franz.wiedermann@i-med.ac.at, franz.wiedermann@i-med.ac.at
  • 21.
    Procalcitonin: “To Follow or Not to Follow” That's the Question

  • 22.
    Chronic Critical Illness: Are We Just Adding Years to Life?

  • Nagarajan Ramakrishnan ,Department of Critical Care Medicine, Apollo Hospitals, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, Dr. Nagarajan Ramakrishnan, Department of Critical Care Medicine, Apollo Hospitals, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. E.mail: ram@icuconsultants.com, ram@icuconsultants.com
  • 23.
    Quality Improvement Initiative to Reduce Intravenous Line-related Infiltration and Phlebitis Incidence in Pediatric Emergency Room

  • Sukhwinder Kaur ,Department of Nursing, Sri Guru Ram Das College of Nursing, Sri Guru Ram Das University of Health Sciences, Amritsar, Punjab, India,

  • Neelima Singh ,Department of Nursing, Mahavir, Medical College and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, Delhi, India,

  • Geetanjli Kalyan ,National Institute of Nursing Education, PGIMER, Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India, Geetanjli Kalyan, National Institute of Nursing Education, PGIMER, Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India, Phone: +91 07696028309, e-mail: geetss2@gmail.com, geetss2@gmail.com
  • 24.
    Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on the Emotional Well-being of Healthcare Workers: A Multinational Cross-sectional Survey

  • Seema Tekwani ,Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States,
  • 25.
    National Registries: The Need of the Hour

  • S. Rao ,Department of Critical Care Medicine, Yashoda Hospital, Hyderabad, Telangana, India, Dr. S. Manimala Rao, Department of Critical Care Medicine, Yashoda Hospital, Somajiguda, Hyderabad - 500 082, Telangana, India. E-mail: manimalarao@hotmail.com, manimalarao@hotmail.com
  • 26.
    Timing of Endotracheal Intubation and Mortality among Patients with Severe COVID-19

  • B. Ray ,Chief consultant, Critical care and Anesthesia, Apollo Hospitals, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India, Chief Consultant, Critical care and Anesthesia Apollo Hospitals, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India. E-mail: banambar.ray@gmail.com, banambar.ray@gmail.com

  • Arun K Sahu ,Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sum Ultimate Medicare, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India,
  • 27.
    Spontaneous Air-leak Syndrome and COVID-19: A Multifaceted Challenge

  • Rahul Kumar ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, MGM Dental College and Hospital, Navi Mumbai Maharashtra, India,

  • Sangeeta Chakraborty ,Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, Delhi, India, Sangeeta Chakraborty, Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, Delhi, India, Phone: +91 9830356827, e-mail: brightsky@rediffmail.com, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India, Senior Resident, Critical Care and Emergency Medicine, brightsky@rediffmail.com

  • Ashutosh Taneja ,Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, Delhi, India,
  • 28.
    Neutrophil–Lymphocyte Ratio in Patients with COVID-19 as a Simple Tool to Predict Requirement of Admission to a Critical Care Unit

  • Sowmya Joylin ,Department of Infectious Diseases, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, Karnataka, India,
  • 29.
    Quest of Knowledge and Perceived Barriers toward Early Mobilization of Critically Ill Patients in Intensive Care Unit: A Continuing Journey!

  • Anuradha A Daptardar ,Physiotherapy Department, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Anuradha A Daptardar, Physiotherapy Department, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Phone: +91 9324342736, e-mail: aadaptardar@yahoo.com, aadaptardar@yahoo.com
  • 30.
    Impact of COVID-19 on Psychological and Emotional Well-being of Healthcare Workers

  • Pradip K Bhattacharya ,Department of Critical Care Medicine, Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India, Pradip K Bhattacharya, Department of Critical Care Medicine, Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India, Phone: +91 9131660754, e-mail: drpradipkb@gmail.com, drpradipkb@gmail.com
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