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2020 | August | Volume 24 | Issue 8

EDITORIAL

Rajesh Chawla

Ventilatory Management of COVID-19-related ARDS: Stick to Basics and Infection Control

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:609 - 610]

Keywords: Acute respiratory distress syndrome, COVID-19, Ventilation

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EDITORIAL

Namita Ravikumar, Karthi Nallasamy

Nasal End-tidal Carbon Dioxide Monitoring during Procedural Sedation: Is it time for Wider Adoption?

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:611 - 612]

Keywords: Children, ETCO2, Pediatric intensive care unit, Procedural sedation, Procedural sedation and analgesia

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EDITORIAL

Suresh Ramasubban

COVID Collateral: “Don't Forget the Diligent Healthcare Worker”

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:613 - 614]

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EDITORIAL

Saurabh Das, Sumit Ray

Mottling, Lactate, and the Microcirculation in Sepsis: Are We Back to Bedside Clinical Assessment after the Honeymoon with Technology?

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:615 - 616]

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EDITORIAL

Behavioral Pain Assessment Tool: Yet Another Attempt to Measure Pain in Sedated and Ventilated Patients!

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:617 - 618]

Keywords: Behavior, Pain assessment, Sedation, Ventilation

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EDITORIAL

Alex J Fonseca

Vitamin C, Thiamine and Steroids: Ménage à Trois or Medical Masala

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:5] [Pages No:619 - 623]

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EDITORIAL

Valentine A Lobo

Renal Replacement Therapy in Pregnancy-related Acute Kidney Injury: Getting the Timing Right

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:624 - 625]

Keywords: Fetal loss, Pregnancy-related acute kidney injury, Renal replacement therapy

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EDITORIAL

Attempting a Change in Human Behavior in ICU in COVID Era: Handle with Care!

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:626 - 627]

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EDITORIAL

Soonu Udani

A Good Workman Never Blames His Tools: Appropriate Use of Severity of Illness Scoring Systems Determines Their Utility!

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:628 - 629]

Keywords: PELOD 2, PICU mortality, Quality improvement

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Hunasaghatta Chandrappa Deepa

A Multicenter Cross-sectional Questionnaire-based Study to Know the Practices and Strategies of Ventilatory Management of COVID-19 Patients among the Treating Physicians

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:6] [Pages No:643 - 648]

Keywords: COVID-19, Endotracheal intubation, Intensive care unit, Ventilation management

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Sangeeta Yelle, Boggu Rajyalakshmi

Metabolic Resuscitation Using Hydrocortisone, Ascorbic Acid, and Thiamine: Do Individual Components Influence Reversal of Shock Independently?

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:4] [Pages No:649 - 652]

Keywords: Adenosine triphosphate, Hydrocortisone, Metabolic resuscitation, Septic shock, Thiamine, Vitamin C

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Zubair U Mohamed, Pratibha Prasannan, Merlin Moni, Fabia Edathadathil, Preetha Prasanna, Anup Menon, Sabarish Nair, CR Greeshma, Dipu T Sathyapalan, Veena Menon, Vidya Menon

Vitamin C Therapy for Routine Care in Septic Shock (ViCTOR) Trial: Effect of Intravenous Vitamin C, Thiamine, and Hydrocortisone Administration on Inpatient Mortality among Patients with Septic Shock

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:9] [Pages No:653 - 661]

Keywords: Ascorbic acid, HAT protocol, Mortality, Sepsis, Septic shock, Vitamin C

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Subramanian Senthilkumaran, SV Arathisenthil

Not Touching the Face is Harder Than It Sounds: Need for an Intervention

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:662 - 663]

Keywords: COVID-19, Infection control practices, Prevention

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Ruchira W Khasne, Bhagyashree S Dhakulkar, Hitendra C Mahajan, Atul P Kulkarni

Burnout among Healthcare Workers during COVID-19 Pandemic in India: Results of a Questionnaire-based Survey

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:8] [Pages No:664 - 671]

Keywords: Burnout, Copenhagen burnout inventory, COVID-19 pandemic, Mental health

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Arnaud Ferraris, Camille Bouisse, Fabrice Thiollière, Vincent Piriou, Bernard Allaouchiche

Mottling Incidence and Mottling Score According to Arterial Lactate Level in Septic Shock Patients

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:5] [Pages No:672 - 676]

Keywords: Lactate, Microcirculation, Mottling score, Septic shock

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Jyotsna Suri, Rohit Kumar, Ayush Gupta, Jagdish C Suri

A Prospective Study of Clinical Characteristics and Interventions Required in Critically Ill Obstetric Patients

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:6] [Pages No:677 - 682]

Keywords: Blood transfusion, Echocardiography, Obstetric critical care

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Aparna Lohanathan, Chinta Annie Jyothirmayi, Abhilash P Kundavaram

An Elucidation of Pattern of Injuries in Patients with Fall from Height

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:5] [Pages No:683 - 687]

Keywords: American Spinal Cord Injury Association classification, Emergency department, Fall from height, Spinal cord injury, Trauma

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Abhinav Banerjee, Gesu Mehrotra

Comparison of Standard Conservative Treatment and Early Initiation of Renal Replacement Therapy in Pregnancy-related Acute Kidney Injury: A Single-center Prospective Study

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:7] [Pages No:688 - 694]

Keywords: Fetal outcome, Maternal outcome, Pregnancy-related acute kidney injury, Renal replacement therapy

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Sukanya Mitra, Kompal Jain, Jasveer Singh, Puja Saxena, Tenzin Nyima, Selwin R Selvam, Mansi C Walia

Clinical Utility of the Behavioral Pain Assessment Tool in Patients Admitted in the Intensive Care Unit

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:6] [Pages No:695 - 700]

Keywords: Assessment, Intensive care unit, Management, Pain, Scale, Utility

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Tejaswini Deshmukh, Ashish Varma, Sachin Damke, Revat Meshram

Predictive Efficacy of Pediatric Logistic Organ Dysfunction-2 Score in Pediatric Intensive Care Unit of Rural Hospital

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:4] [Pages No:701 - 704]

Keywords: Area under receiving operating curve, Mortality, Pediatric intensive care unit, Pediatric logistic organ dysfunction-2

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Nagehan Aslan, Ozden Ozgur Horoz, Didar Arslan, Yasemin Coban, Yasar Sertdemir

Effects of Sedation and/or Sedation/Analgesic Drugs Administered during Central Venous Catheterization on the Level of End-tidal Carbon Dioxide Measured by Nasal Cannula in Our PICU

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:4] [Pages No:705 - 708]

Keywords: Analgesia, Capnography, End-tidal carbon dioxide, Pediatric intensive care, Sedation

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COMMENTARY

Saswati Sinha, Gunjan Lath, Sameer Rao

Safety of Enteral Nutrition Practices: Overcoming the Contamination Challenges

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:4] [Pages No:709 - 712]

Keywords: Blenderized feed, Closed system and open system, Enteral Nutrition, Ready-to-hang feeds

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Technical Innovation

Aparna Parmar, BG Manjunath

Ultraviolet Box: An Innovative In-house Use of Ultraviolet Irradiation for Conservation of Respirators in COVID-19 Pandemic

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:3] [Pages No:713 - 715]

Keywords: COVID 19, N95 respirators, SARS-COV-2, UV radiation

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CASE REPORT

Betsy Abraham, Antara Gokhale, Jalila Mohsin, Sadanandan Prakash

Staphylococcous epidermidis, Staphylococcous schleiferi Infections: Are CoNS Cons?

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:3] [Pages No:716 - 718]

Keywords: Coagulase-negative Staphylococcal species, Intra-abdominal infection, Postprocedure

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CASE REPORT

Ashwini Kamble, Praveen Khairkar, Sri Prakash Kalantri, Sneh Babhulkar

Fatal Suicidal Attempt by Deliberate Ingestion of Nicotine-containing Solution in Childhood-onset Depression Mediated through Internet Suicide Guideline: A Case Report

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:3] [Pages No:719 - 721]

Keywords: Acute encephalopathy with biphasic seizures and restricted diffusion, Children, Intensive care, Molecular mechanism, Nicotine toxicity, Suicidality

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CASE REPORT

Shalendra Singh, Ashutosh Kaushal, Rashmi Datta, Rijesh R Unnithan, Nitasha Mishra

A Rare Case of Epileptic Seizure After-effect Resulting in Nontraumatic Spontaneous Subdural Hemorrhage

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:722 - 723]

Keywords: Brain hemorrhage, Generalized tonic–clonic seizures, Subdural hematoma

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CASE REPORT

Sarala Kumari Daram, Murthy NLN Arumilli, L Siva Kumar Reddy, Duvvuru Nageshwar Reddy, Revanth Motor

Acute Intermittent Porphyria Presenting with Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome: A Rare Cause of Abdominal Pain and Seizures

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:3] [Pages No:724 - 726]

Keywords: Acute intermittent porphyria, Porphyria, Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome

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CASE REPORT

Chaitra C Rao, Gunavanthi Jayakumar Himaaldev

STEMI in Young Befogged by Aluminum Phosphide Toxicity—Role of ECMO as Salvage Therapy and Trimetazidine and Magnesium to Suppress Arrhythmias

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:4] [Pages No:727 - 730]

Keywords: Aluminum phosphide, Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, Magnesium, ST elevation myocardial infarction, Trimetazidine

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CASE REPORT

Manmohan P Borse, Kumar V Anand, Manoj Kumar, Debasish Panda

Postpartum Polymyositis Following Intrauterine Fetal Death

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:4] [Pages No:731 - 734]

Keywords: Creatine phosphokinase, Polymyositis, Postpartum

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Acquiring Ventilators: Fighter Planes without High-octane Fuel and Pilots: Indian Perspective in COVID Era

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:735 - 736]

Keywords: COVID-19, Oxygen supply, Ventilator

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Jayasree Nambiar

Hyperkalemic Cardiac Arrest in a Patient with Diabetic Ketoacidosis

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:737 - 738]

Keywords: Cardiac arrest, Diabetes, Diabetic ketoacidosis, Hyperkalemia, Insulin, Urinary tract infection

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

AJ Mahendran, Nitesh Gupta, Sumita Agrawal, Pranav Ish

Colistin-induced Acquired Bartter-like Syndrome: A Rare Cause of Difficult Weaning

[Year:2020] [Month:August] [Volume:24] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:739 - 740]

Keywords: Bartters syndrome, Colistin, Colistin nephrotoxicity, Intensive care, Mechanical Ventilation, Weaning failure

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