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2020 | January | Volume 24 | Issue 1

EDITORIAL

Nagarajan Ramakrishnan

Promoting Clinical Practices to Sleep Better: A Dream Intensive Care Unit?

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:2] [Pages No:1 - 2]

PDF  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23338  |  Open Access |  How to cite

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EDITORIAL

Palepu B Gopal

The Clasp of CLABSI

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:3] [Pages No:3 - 5]

PDF  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23335  |  Open Access |  How to cite

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Original Article

Pureepat Arttawejkul, Sirimon Reutrakul, Dittapol Muntham, Naricha Chirakalwasan

Effect of Nighttime Earplugs and Eye Masks on Sleep Quality in Intensive Care Unit Patients

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:5] [Pages No:6 - 10]

Keywords: Delirium, Earplugs, Eye masks, Intensive care unit, Light and noise control, Sleep quality

PDF  |  Abstract  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23321  |  Open Access |  How to cite

1,663

Original Article

Isabella Princess, R Ebenezer, Ganapathy Krishnan

Burns in Diabetes Mellitus Patients among Indian Population: Does it Differ from the Rest?

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:6] [Pages No:11 - 16]

Keywords: Burns, Complications, Diabetes, Epidemiology, Infections, Mortality, Split skin graft

PDF  |  Abstract  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23324  |  Open Access |  How to cite

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Original Article

Arvind Khodare, Pratibha Kale, Girisha Pindi, Lejo Joy, Vikas Khillan

Incidence, Microbiological Profile, and Impact of Preventive Measures on Central Line-associated Bloodstream Infection in Liver Care Intensive Care Unit

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:6] [Pages No:17 - 22]

Keywords: Bundle care, CLABSI, Healthcare-associated bloodstream infection, Infection control, Sepsis, Multidrug resistance

PDF  |  Abstract  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23325  |  Open Access |  How to cite

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Halita J Pinto, Fatima D’silva, Thankappan S Sanil

Knowledge and Practices of Endotracheal Suctioning amongst Nursing Professionals: A Systematic Review

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:10] [Pages No:23 - 32]

Keywords: Endotracheal suctioning, Knowledge, Nurses, Practices

PDF  |  Abstract  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23326  |  Open Access |  How to cite

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RESEARCH ARTICLE

Piotr F Czempik, Agnieszka Jarosińska, Krystyna Machlowska, Michał Pluta

Impact of Light Intensity on Sleep of Patients in the Intensive Care Unit: A Prospective Observational Study

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:5] [Pages No:33 - 37]

Keywords: Critical care, Delirium, Intensive care unit, Light, Sleep quality

PDF  |  Abstract  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23323  |  Open Access |  How to cite

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RESEARCH ARTICLE

Manoj Y Singh, Ramprasad Vegunta, Krishna Karpe, Sumeet Rai

Does the Time of Solitary Rapid Response Team Call Affect Patient Outcome?

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:6] [Pages No:38 - 43]

Keywords: After-hour MET-call, After-hour RRT-call, Emergency medical team call, Hospital mortality, Medical emergency team call, Rapid response system call, Work-hour MET-call, Work-hour RRT-call

PDF  |  Abstract  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23322  |  Open Access |  How to cite

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RESEARCH ARTICLE

Leonard E Riley, Hiren J Mehta, Jorge Lascano

Single-center In-hospital Cardiac Arrest Outcomes

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:5] [Pages No:44 - 48]

Keywords: Advanced life support, Cardiac arrest, Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, Causes of cardiac arrest, In-hospital cardiac arrest

PDF  |  Abstract  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23327  |  Open Access |  How to cite

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REVIEW ARTICLE

Bahman Yousefi, Sarvin Sanaie, Ali A Ghamari, Hassan Soleimanpour, Ansar Karimian, Ata Mahmoodpoor

Red Cell Distribution Width as a Novel Prognostic Marker in Multiple Clinical Studies

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:6] [Pages No:49 - 54]

Keywords: Hemoglobin, Prognosis, Red cell distribution width

PDF  |  Abstract  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23328  |  Open Access |  How to cite

1,530

REVIEW ARTICLE

Ashit Hegde, Varsha Gupta, Jaishid Ahdal, Amit Qamra, Salman Motlekar, Rishi Jain

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Intensive Care Unit Setting of India: A Review of Clinical Burden, Patterns of Prevalence, Preventive Measures, and Future Strategies

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:8] [Pages No:55 - 62]

Keywords: Antibiotic resistance, Hospital-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, Intensive care unit, Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carrier, Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization, Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus pipeline, Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus transmission

PDF  |  Abstract  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23337  |  Open Access |  How to cite

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CASE REPORT

Seher Erdoğan, Deniz Çakır, Tuğçe Bozkurt, Burcu Karakayalı, Sevinç Kalın, Begüm Koç, Betül Sözeri

Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis Related to Tuberculosis Disease

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:3] [Pages No:63 - 65]

Keywords: Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis, Therapeutic plasma exchange, Tuberculosis

PDF  |  Abstract  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23329  |  Open Access |  How to cite

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CASE REPORT

Archana Baburao, Ajay Babu, Ankit Pandey

May-Thurner Syndrome: A Forgotten Cause of Venous Thromboembolism

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:3] [Pages No:66 - 68]

Keywords: Deep vein thrombosis, May-Thurner syndrome, Pulmonary embolism

PDF  |  Abstract  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23331  |  Open Access |  How to cite

757

CASE REPORT

Intracerebellar Hemorrhage in a Young Adult

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:2] [Pages No:69 - 70]

Keywords: Cannabis, Intracerebellar hemorrhage, Young stroke

PDF  |  Abstract  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23330  |  Open Access |  How to cite

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CASE REPORT

R Kumar Singh, Deepika Joshi, Shivani Rath

Successfully Treated Hepatitis B Positive Refractory Myasthenic Crisis with Rituximab

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:2] [Pages No:71 - 72]

Keywords: Myasthenia gravis, Myasthenic crises, Rituximab

PDF  |  Abstract  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23320  |  Open Access |  How to cite

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CASE REPORT

Dnyanesh N Morkar, Rishabh Agarwal, Rekha S Patil

Coxsackie Myocarditis with Severe Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus Sepsis, Multi-organ Dysfunction Syndrome, and Posterior Epidural Spinal Abscess: A Case Report

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:4] [Pages No:73 - 76]

Keywords: Coxsackie, Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, Myocarditis, Sepsis

PDF  |  Abstract  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23333  |  Open Access |  How to cite

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CASE REPORT

Jenna Arora, Lalit Sehgal, Himanshu Satpathy

Intensive Care Unit Management of a Patient with Tracheal Rent Repair Following Laryngopharyngoesophagectomy

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:3] [Pages No:77 - 79]

Keywords: Bilateral selective mainstem bronchial intubation, High-flow oxygen delivery devices, Laryngopharyngoesophagectomy, Tracheal rent, Tracheopleural fistula

PDF  |  Abstract  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23332  |  Open Access |  How to cite

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Varun Chitransh, Wasil Rasool Sheikh, Abhishek Snehy

Guidewire Entrapped in the Right Ventricle: A Rare Complication of Hemodialysis Catheter Insertion

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:2] [Pages No:80 - 81]

Keywords: Central venous catheter, Guidewire, Hemodialysis

PDF  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23334  |  Open Access |  How to cite

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Amit M Narkhede

Combined Tracheal Suctioning and Expiratory Pause: Novel Theory but Tricky Implementation

[Year:2020] [Month:January] [Volume:24] [Number:1] [Pages:1] [Pages No:82 - 82]

PDF  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23339  |  Open Access |  How to cite

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