Editorial Board

1.
“Compassion Cannot Choose:” A Call for Family-centered Critical Care during the COVID-19 Pandemic

  • Midhun Mohan ,Department of Emergency Medicine, Kozhikode District Cooperative Hospital, Kozhikode, Kerala, India, Midhun Mohan, Department of Emergency Medicine, Kozhikode District Cooperative Hospital, Kozhikode, Kerala, India, Phone: +91 9567522186, e-mail: midhun6486@gmail.com, midhun6486@gmail.com

  • Lloyd F Joy ,Department of Critical Care Medicine, Kozhikode District Cooperative Hospital, Kozhikode, Kerala, India,

  • Arun Sivasankar ,Department of General Medicine, Kozhikode District Cooperative Hospital, Kozhikode, Kerala, India,

  • Shoukath Ali ,Department of Anesthesiology, Kozhikode District Cooperative Hospital, Kozhikode, Kerala, India,

  • Biju Vareed Meckattuparamban ,Department of Nephrology, Kozhikode District Cooperative Hospital, Kozhikode, Kerala, India,
  • 2.
    Prediction of N95 Respirator Fit from Fogging of Eyeglasses: A Pilot Study

  • Sandy Kyaw ,Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia,

  • Rimen Lim ,Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia,

  • Warren C Stewart ,Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia,

  • Natalia Rojas ,Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia,

  • Solomon R Thambiraj ,Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia,
  • 3.
    Bilateral Whole Lung Lavage in Hereditary Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis in a 4-year-old Child Using Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation

  • Indu Khosla ,Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Consultant Pediatrician, Cloudnine Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Consultant Pediatrician and Pulmonologist,

  • Manish Kumar Arya ,Department of Pediatrics, Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Dr. Manish Kumar Arya, 201, Sai Niketan, Opp Saibaba Mandir, Saibaba Nagar, Borivali West, Mumbai - 400 092, Maharashtra, India. E-mail: wildbluewind@gmail.com, wildbluewind@gmail.com

  • Namrata Yadav ,Department of Respiratory Diseases, Lilavati Hospital and Research Center, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,

  • Abha Pandey ,Department of Respiratory Diseases, Lilavati Hospital and Research Center, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Abha Pandey, Department of Respiratory Diseases, Lilavati Hospital and Research Center, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, e-mail: abhapandey85@gmail.com, abhapandey85@gmail.com

  • Prahlad Prabhudesai ,Department of Chest Medicine, Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,

  • Satish Kulkarni ,Department of Anaesthesiology, Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,
  • 4.
    Mucormycosis in COVID-19: Is Zinc a Silent Killer in India?

  • Sayan Nath ,Department of Anaesthesiology, Pain Medicine and Critical Care, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi, India, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, Senior Resident (Critical Care Medicine),
  • 5.
    Weaning from Mechanical Ventilation in Children: Are We Getting It Right?

  • 6.
    NGAL for Preeclampsia: How Sure are We?

  • 7.
    Age-adjusted Charlson Comorbidity Index: A Simple Tool, but Needs Further Validation in COVID-19 Patients

  • 8.
    Effect of Change in Body Weight on Clinical Outcomes in Critically Ill Patients

  • Rajesh K Mishra ,Department of Critical Care Medicine, Fortis Hospital, Vasant Kunj, Delhi, India,

  • Aparna Pande ,Department of Anaesthesiology, Pain Medicine and Critical Care, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi, India, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, Senior Resident, Department of Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine and Critical Care,
  • 9.
    Fit Factor Change on Quantitative Fit Testing of Duckbill N95 Respirators with the Use of Safety Goggles

  • Sandy Kyaw ,Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia,

  • Rimen Lim ,Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia,

  • Warren C Stewart ,Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia,

  • Solomon R Thambiraj ,Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia,

  • David W Collins ,Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia,

  • Claudia M Whyte ,Department of Infectious Diseases, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia,
  • 10.
    Intensive Care Unit-acquired Weakness: A Frequent but Under-recognized Threat

  • 11.
    Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of COVID-19 Patients Hospitalized in Intensive Care Unit

  • Vivek Jain ,Shalimar Bagh, New Delhi, India, Consultant, Neonatology, Fortis Hospital, (Lady Harding Medical College), New Delhi, India, Community Medicine (PSM), UCMS & GTBH, VMMC & SJH, Delhi; GFIMSR, Faridabad, Haryana; UN Office on Drugs & Crime, South Asia, Ex Senior Resident; Ex Faculty; Ex Consultant, Formerly Senior Resident; Faculty; Consultant, Senior Resident; Faculty; Consultant, Fortis Hospital, Shalimar Bagh, New Delhi, India, Additional Director and Head, Department of Neonatology, Medanta—The Medicity, Gurgaon, Haryana, India, Senior Resident, VMMC & SJH & UCMS & GTBH, New Delhi; GFIMSR, Ballabhgarh, Faridabad, Haryana; United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, South Asia; MBBS, Maulana Azad Medical College, MD (Community Medicine) (PSM), Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India, Formerly, Senior Resident; Faculty; Consultant,

  • Charudatt Vaity ,Fortis Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Senior Consultant, Department of Critical Care, Senior Consultant Critical Care Department of Critical Care, Senior Consultant Intensivist, Department of Critical Care, Associate Director, Department of Critical Care,

  • Rahul A Pandit ,Department of Critical Care Medicine, Fortis Hospital Mulund, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Rahul A Pandit, Department of Critical Care Medicine, Fortis Hospital Mulund, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Phone: +91 9820595519, e-mail: icupandit@gmail.com, icupandit@gmail.com

  • BN Gagana ,Department of Critical Care Medicine, Fortis Hospital Mulund, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,

  • Jitendra S Choudhary ,Department of Critical Care Medicine, Fortis Hospital Mulund, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,

  • Pramila M Chandan ,Department of Critical Care Medicine, Fortis Hospital Mulund, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,

  • Harsh Joshi ,Department of Critical Care Medicine, Fortis Hospital Mulund, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,
  • 12.
    Ventilator -associated Pneumonia and Lung Ultrasound: Finally, What is between the Ears Matters

  • 13.
    Custodian of Oxygen Monitoring: Is There a Winner?

  • Praveen Kumar G ,Institute of Critical Care and Anesthesia, Medanta the Medicity, Gurugram, Haryana, India, Praveen Kumar G, Institute of Critical Care and Anesthesia, Medanta the Medicity, Gurugram, Haryana, India, Phone: +91 9637931712, e-mail: drpk1987@gmail.com, drpk1987@gmail.com

  • Vivek Kakar ,Critical Care Institute, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates,
  • 14.
    A Real-world Study on Prescription Pattern of Fosfomycin in Critical Care Patients

  • Abhijit M Deshmukh ,Department of Neuro Trauma Stroke Unit, Grant Medical Foundation\'s Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune, Maharashtra, India,

  • Saiprasad Patil ,Department of Global Medical Affairs, Glenmark Pharmaceutical Ltd, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,

  • Sagar Bhagat ,Glenmark Pharmaceutical Ltd, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Sagar Bhagat, Glenmark Pharmaceutical Ltd, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Phone: +91 9930553638, e-mail: sagar.bhagat@glenmarkpharma.com, sagar.bhagat@glenmarkpharma.com

  • Hanmant Barkate ,Department of Global Medical Affairs, Glenmark Pharmaceutical Ltd, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,
  • 15.
    Differing Sensitivity of COVID-19 PCR Tests and Consequences of the False-negative Report: A Small Observation

  • 16.
    Ultrasonographic Assessment of Diaphragmatic Inspiratory Amplitude and Its Association with Postoperative Pulmonary Complications in Upper Abdominal Surgery: A Prospective, Longitudinal, Observational Study

  • Sarojini Prahlad ,Department of Radiology, Cancer Institute (W.I.A.), Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India,

  • Punitha Chockalingam ,Department of Anaesthesiology, Cancer Institute (W.I.A.), Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India,

  • Dinesh K Soundararajan ,Department of Anaesthesiology, Cancer Institute (W.I.A.), Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India,
  • 17.
    Acute Kidney Injury in Severe Preeclamptic Patients Admitted to Intensive Care Unit: Epidemiology and Role of Serum Neutrophil Gelatinase-associated Lipocalcin

  • Asha Tyagi ,Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, New Delhi, India, Dr. Asha Tyagi, 103, Siddhartha Enclave, Near Ashram Chowk, New Delhi . 110 014, India. E.mail: drashatyagi@gmail.com, drashatyagi@gmail.com

  • Shukla Das ,Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, New Delhi, India,

  • Devansh Garg ,Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Delhi, India,

  • Pooja Yadav ,Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Mahatma Gandhi Dental College and Hospital, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India, SP Medical College, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India, Resident, Department of Medicine,

  • Praveen K Singh ,Department of Microbiology, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Delhi, India,
  • 18.
    Intensive Care Unit-acquired Neuromuscular Weakness: A Prospective Study on Incidence, Clinical Course, and Outcomes

  • Skaria Baby ,Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care, MOSC Medical College, Kolenchery, Kerala, India,

  • Christina George ,Department of Anaesthesia and Critical Care, CMC Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab, India, Christina George, Department of Anaesthesia and Critical Care, CMC Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab, India, Phone: +91 08146650178, e-mail: 23cgeorge@gmail.com, 23cgeorge@gmail.com

  • Narjeet M Osahan ,Department of Anaesthesia, CMC Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab, India,
  • 19.
    Comparative Assessment of the Effects of Two Methods of Pressure Support Adjustment on Respiratory Distress in Patients under Mechanical Ventilation Admitted to Intensive Care Units

  • Pooneh Barati ,Critical Care Nursing, Nursing and Midwifery Care Research Center, Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran,

  • Somayeh Ghafari ,Nursing and Midwifery Care Research Center, Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Isfahan University of Medical Science, Isfahan, Iran, Somayeh Ghafari, Nursing and Midwifery Care Research Center, Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Isfahan University of Medical Science, Isfahan, Iran, Phone: +98 9177108588, e-mail: somayehghafari@nm.mui.ac.ir; ghafari_somayeh@yahoo.com, somayehghafari@nm.mui.ac.ir; ghafari_somayeh@yahoo.com

  • Mahmood Saghaei ,Department of Anesthesia, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran. Anesthesiology and Critical Care Research Center, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran,
  • 20.
    Association between SpO2/FiO2 Ratio and PaO2/FiO2 Ratio in Different Modes of Oxygen Supplementation

  • Sheetal Babu ,Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India, Sheetal Babu, Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India, Phone: +91 9600208809, e-mail: sheetalbabu@hotmail.com, sheetalbabu@hotmail.com
  • 21.
    Quality Improvement Initiative to Reduce Intravenous Line-related Infiltration and Phlebitis Incidence in Pediatric Emergency Room

  • 22.
    Simple Mobile Application for Calculating “Ergotrauma” Made Using an Excel Sheet

  • Abhinav Das ,Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, All India Institute of Medical Science, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India,
  • 23.
    Early Experience of High-dose Intravenous Mycobacterium w in Critically Ill Patients of COVID-19

  • Mahendra Narwaria ,Asian Bariatrics, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India, Director, Asian Bariatric Hospital, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India, Consultant, Bariatric and Robotic Surgeon,

  • Vidhi Shah

  • Parth Sudhendu Patel ,Department of Critical Care, Bombay Hospital, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India, Parth Sudhendu Patel, Department of Critical Care, Bombay Hospital, Institute of Medical Sciences, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India, Phone: +91-079-26854876, e-mail: parthtonypatel@gmail.com, parthtonypatel@gmail.com

  • Sudhendu Patel ,Department of Medicine, Sterling Hospital, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India,

  • Varsha Aswani ,Department of Surgery, V S Hospital, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India,
  • 24.
    Presepsin as a Predictive Biomarker of Severity in COVID-19: A Systematic Review

  • Imran Siddiqui ,Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan,

  • Sibtain Ahmed ,Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan, Sibtain Ahmed, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan, e-mail: sibtain.ahmed@aku.edu, sibtain.ahmed@aku.edu

  • Maheen Mansoor ,Department of Medical College, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan,

  • Muhammad S Shaikh ,Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan,
  • 25.
    Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome due to Atypical Antipsychotics in a COVID-19-positive Pregnant Woman

  • Jyoti Burad ,Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Sultan Qaboos University Hospital, Al Khod, Muscat, Oman, Jyoti Burad, Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Sultan Qaboos University Hospital, Al Khod, Muscat, Oman, Phone: +0096899578636, e-mail: jyotiburad@yahoo.com, jyotiburad@yahoo.com

  • Sonali Kodange ,Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Sultan Qaboos University Hospital, Al Khod, Muscat, Oman,
  • 26.
    Effect of Protocolized Weaning and Spontaneous Breathing Trial vs Conventional Weaning on Duration of Mechanical Ventilation: A Randomized Controlled Trial

  • Rashmi Kishore ,Department of Pediatrics, Maulana Azad Medical College and Lok Nayak Hospital, Delhi, India, Rashmi Kishore, Department of Pediatrics, Maulana Azad Medical College and Lok Nayak Hospital, Delhi, India, Phone: +91 7065197192/+91 7543042110, e-mail: rashmi.k186@gmail.com, rashmi.k186@gmail.com
  • 27.
    Utility of Age-adjusted Charlson Comorbidity Index as a Predictor of Need for Invasive Mechanical Ventilation, Length of Hospital Stay, and Survival in COVID-19 Patients

  • Arjun NR ,Department of Critical Care Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, Karnataka, India,

  • Akhilesh K Pandey ,Department of Community Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India,
  • 28.
    Opium Addiction: Practical Issues in ICU

  • Akshaya K Das ,Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, AIIMS, Jodhpur, India,
  • 29.
    Critical Illness in COVID-19: A Sobering Experience for the Intensivist

  • 30.
    Outcome of Plasma Exchange in Acute Liver Failure due to Yellow Phosphorus Poisoning: A Single-center Experience

  • Biswajit Mishra ,Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University Varanasi (UP), India, Department of Plastic Surgery,

  • Srivatsa Angraje ,Department of Nephrology, Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India,

  • Manikantan Sekar ,Department of Nephrology, Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, Manikantan Sekar, Department of Nephrology, Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, e-mail: dr_manishekar@yahoo.com, dr_manishekar@yahoo.com

  • Jayakumar Matcha ,Department of Nephrology, Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India,
  • 31.
    Clearing the Fog on the Use of N95 Mask

  • 32.
    Application of Endotracheal Tube Cuff Pressure Monitoring during Percutaneous Dilatational Tracheostomy: A Novel Technique

  • Ankit Agarwal ,Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, BHU, Varanasi, India, Dr. Ankit Agarwal, Flat No. 508, Nandlal Housing Complex, Sunderpur, Varanasi, India. E-mail: drankit80@gmail.com, drankit80@gmail.com

  • Hashim Mohammad ,Department of Critical Care Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India, Hashim Mohammad, Department of Critical Care Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India, Phone: +91 9760171584, e-mail: buxhashim@gmail.com, buxhashim@gmail.com

  • Sana Kausar ,Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India,
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