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2021 | May | Volume 25 | Issue 5

EDITORIAL

B. Ray, Arun K Sahu

Timing of Endotracheal Intubation and Mortality among Patients with Severe COVID-19

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:2] [Pages No:477 - 478]

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EDITORIAL

Pradip K Bhattacharya, Jay Prakash

Impact of COVID-19 on Psychological and Emotional Well-being of Healthcare Workers

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:3] [Pages No:479 - 481]

Keywords: Anxiety, Depression, Healthcare workers, Insomnia, Psychological distress

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EDITORIAL

Nagarajan Ramakrishnan

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

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:2] [Pages No:482 - 483]

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EDITORIAL

Procalcitonin: “To Follow or Not to Follow” That\'s the Question

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:2] [Pages No:484 - 485]

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EDITORIAL

Vivek Kumar

There is No Substitute for Human Intelligence

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:3] [Pages No:486 - 488]

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EDITORIAL

Anuradha A Daptardar

Quest of Knowledge and Perceived Barriers toward Early Mobilization of Critically Ill Patients in Intensive Care Unit: A Continuing Journey!

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:2] [Pages No:489 - 490]

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EDITORIAL

S. Rao

National Registries: The Need of the Hour

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:2] [Pages No:491 - 492]

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Anand M Tiwari, Sushma K Gurav, Prasad B Suryawanshi, Prajkta P Wankhede, Upendrakumar S Kapse, Abhaya P Bhoyar, Afroz Z Khan, Ria V Malhotra, Pranoti H Kusalkar, Kaustubh J Chavan, Seema A Naik, Rahul B Bhalke, Ninad N Bhosale, Sonika V Makhija, Venkata N Kuchimanchi, Amol S Jadhav, Kedar R Deshmukh, Gaurav S Kulkarni

Timing of Invasive Mechanical Ventilation and Mortality among Patients with Severe COVID-19-associated Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:6] [Pages No:493 - 498]

Keywords: Acute respiratory distress syndrome, COVID-19, Intubation, Mechanical ventilation, Mortality

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Gunjan Chanchalani, Seema Tekwani

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on the Emotional Well-being of Healthcare Workers: A Multinational Cross-sectional Survey

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:8] [Pages No:499 - 506]

Keywords: Anxiety, Depression, Healthcare workers, Insomnia, Psychological distress

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

SM Gowri Vishalashi, Poonam Gupta, Pardeep Kumar Verma

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

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:5] [Pages No:507 - 511]

Keywords: Antibiotic stewardship, Antibiotic therapy, Antimicrobial resistance, Biomarkers, Procalcitonin, Sepsis

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Pooja M Akhtar, Priyanka K Deshmukh

Knowledge, Attitudes, and Perceived Barriers of Healthcare Providers toward Early Mobilization of Adult Critically Ill Patients in Intensive Care Unit

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:7] [Pages No:512 - 518]

Keywords: Attitudes, Early mobilization, ICU-acquired weakness, Intensive care units, Mechanical ventilation, Perceived barriers, Physiotherapists, Range of motion

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Süleyman Yıldırım, Yusuf Durmaz, Yosun Şan, İmren Taşkıran, Burcu A Cinleti, Cenk Kirakli

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

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:5] [Pages No:519 - 523]

Keywords: Costs, Critical illness, Intensive care units, Renal replacement therapy, Tracheostomy

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Harish M Maheshwarappa, Shivangi Mishra, Anuja V Kulkarni, Vikneswaran Gunaseelan, Muralidhar Kanchi

Use of Handheld Ultrasound Device with Artificial Intelligence for Evaluation of Cardiorespiratory System in COVID-19

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:4] [Pages No:524 - 527]

Keywords: Artificial intelligence, COVID-19, Critically ill, Handheld ultrasound devices, Point of care, Ultrasound

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Vandana Agarwal, Radhakrishnan Muthuchellappan, Bhagyesh A Shah, Pallavi P Rane

Postoperative Outcomes Following Elective Surgery in India

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:7] [Pages No:528 - 534]

Keywords: American Society of Anaesthesiologists physical status, Elective surgery, Failure to rescue, International Surgical Outcomes Study, Indian dataset of ISOS study, Postoperative mortality, Postoperative complications, Postoperative outcomes

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Sagar S Maddani, Nitin Gupta, Shashikiran Umakanth, Sowmya Joylin, Kavitha Saravu

Neutrophil–Lymphocyte Ratio in Patients with COVID-19 as a Simple Tool to Predict Requirement of Admission to a Critical Care Unit

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:5] [Pages No:535 - 539]

Keywords: Coronavirus disease-2019, C-reactive protein, Ferritin, Neutrophil–lymphocyte ratio

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Rubina Mahajan, Suvidha Gupta, Gagandeep Singh, Ramit Mahajan, Parshotam L Gautam

Continuous Family Access to the Intensive Care Unit: A Mixed Method Exploratory Study

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:11] [Pages No:540 - 550]

Keywords: Intensive care unit, Mixed method, Visiting policy

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Shivali Gulati, Kiran Chunduru, Mridula Madiyal, Maninder S Setia, Kavitha Saravu

Validation of a Clinical Risk-scoring Algorithm for Scrub Typhus Severity in South India

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:6] [Pages No:551 - 556]

Keywords: Clinical Risk-scoring Algorithm, Prognosis, Scrub typhus, Severe scrub typhus

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Pediatric Critical Care

Neelima Singh, Geetanjli Kalyan, Sukhwinder Kaur, Sandhya Ghai

Quality Improvement Initiative to Reduce Intravenous Line-related Infiltration and Phlebitis Incidence in Pediatric Emergency Room

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:9] [Pages No:557 - 565]

Keywords: Infiltration, Pediatric emergency, Phlebitis, Quality improvement

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REVIEW ARTICLE

Isabella Princess, Rohit Vadala

Clinical Microbiology in the Intensive Care Unit: Time for Intensivists to Rejuvenate this Lost Art

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:9] [Pages No:566 - 574]

Keywords: Antibiogram, Antibiotics, Critical care, Immunoprophylaxis, Intensivist, Knowledge, Microbiology, Microorganisms, Outbreaks

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REVIEW ARTICLE

Rohini Arora, Rajesh K Pande, Shikha Panwar, Vivek Gupta

Drug-related Stevens–Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis: A Review

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:5] [Pages No:575 - 579]

Keywords: Albendazole, Ciprofloxacin, Moxifloxacin, Stevens–Johnson syndrome, Toxic epidermal necrolysis

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CASE REPORT

Vineet Chowdhary, Surya K Dube, Keshav Goyal

Utility of Serum Procalcitonin in Diagnosing Paroxysmal Sympathetic Hyperactivity in Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:4] [Pages No:580 - 583]

Keywords: Paroxysmal sympathetic hyperactivity, PCT, Sepsis, Traumatic brain injury (TBI)

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CASE REPORT

Pranshuta Sabharwal, Sangeeta Chakraborty, Niraj Tyagi, Rahul Kumar, Ashutosh Taneja

Spontaneous Air-leak Syndrome and COVID-19: A Multifaceted Challenge

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:4] [Pages No:584 - 587]

Keywords: Air-leak syndrome, COVID-19, Pneumomediastinum, Pneumothorax, Subcutaneous emphysema

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CASE REPORT

Johan Schmitt, Pierre Esnault, Milena Sartre, Pierre J Cungi, Eric Meaudre

Severe Aortic Thrombosis and Profound Hypothermia: A Case Report

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:2] [Pages No:588 - 589]

Keywords: Acute limb ischemia, Hypothermia, Rewarming, Stroke, Thrombosis

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CASE REPORT

Vivekanand Sharma, Sohan Lal Solanki, Avanish P Saklani

Hyperammonemia after Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy: A Report of Three Cases with Unusual Presentation

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:4] [Pages No:590 - 593]

Keywords: Cytoreduction, Hyperammonemia, Hyperthermic chemotherapy

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LETTER TO EDITOR

Franz J. Wiedermann

Pathogenetic Mechanism of Procalcitonin in COVID-19

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:1] [Pages No:594 - 594]

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LETTER TO EDITOR

Giovanni Giordano, Alice Purgatori, Federico Bilotta

Colloids Use in Asian ICU Patients: Do not Mix Oranges with Apples. Consider the Proven Concerns on Hydroxyethyl Starch Use in ICU Patients

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:2] [Pages No:595 - 596]

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LETTER TO EDITOR

Christian Ertmer

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

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:1] [Pages No:597 - 597]

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LETTER TO EDITOR

Apoorv Chaturvedi

Is it Time to Go Back to Basics?

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:1] [Pages No:598 - 598]

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LETTER TO EDITOR

Shagufta Naaz, Nishant Sahay, Rajnish Kumar, Erum Ozair, Akhil Valiaparambath

Defecation and Micturition may Cause Syncope in COVID-19 Patients on High Oxygen Requirement

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:2] [Pages No:599 - 600]

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LETTER TO EDITOR

Ankur Bajaj, Neha Chaurasiya, Manjul Tripathi

Are Our Hands Still Clean?

[Year:2021] [Month:May] [Volume:25] [Number:5] [Pages:2] [Pages No:601 - 602]

Keywords: COVID-19, Hand hygiene, Infection control

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