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2022 | March | Volume 26 | Issue 3

EDITORIAL

Farhad Kapadia, Santiswaroop Pattanaik

Visitors in the Intensive Care Unit in the COVID Era

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:2] [Pages No:251 - 252]

Keywords: Visitation in intensive care unit, Visiting policy, Visitors to patients

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EDITORIAL

Gautham M Raju

Guessing Game of Patient Outcomes in the Renally Injured Critically Ill: Is There a Perfect Score?

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:3] [Pages No:253 - 255]

Keywords: Acute kidney injury, Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II, Calibration, Discrimination, Intensive care unit outcomes, Kidney disease: Improving global outcomes, Severity of illness scoring

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EDITORIAL

Puneet Jain

Noninvasive Ventilation by Helmet vs Face Mask in COVID-19 Pneumonia: Emerging Evidence and Need of the Hour

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:3] [Pages No:256 - 258]

Keywords: Acute hypoxemic respiratory failure, COVID-19, Noninvasive ventilation

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EDITORIAL

Pritee Tarwade

Intensive Care Unit Nurses and Ethical Attitudes

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:2] [Pages No:259 - 260]

Keywords: Ethics, Intensive care unit, Medical education, Moral, Nursing

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EDITORIAL

Ruchi Gupta, Sumit Ray

Advances in Microcirculatory Assessment: A Game Changer in Sepsis Management or the Latest Fad?

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:3] [Pages No:261 - 263]

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EDITORIAL

Rohit Bhowmick, Krishna M Gulla

Pediatric Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in COVID-19 Pandemic: Is it the Puzzle of the Century?

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:2] [Pages No:264 - 265]

Keywords: Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Children, COVID-19 acute respiratory distress syndrome

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EDITORIAL

Kapil D Soni

Probiotics: Should We Use Them Proactively in Critical Illness?

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:2] [Pages No:266 - 267]

Keywords: Critical illness, Dysbiosis, Intensive care units, Probiotics, Systematic review, Umbrella review, Ventilator-associated pneumonia

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Original Article

Gunjan Chanchalani, Nitin Arora, Prashant Nasa, Kanwalpreet Sodhi, Maher J Al Bahrani, Ashraf Al Tayar, Madiha Hashmi, Vinod Jaiswal, Sandeep Kantor, Ahsina J Lopa, Bassam Mansour, Anushka D Mudalige, Rashid Nadeem, Gentle S Shrestha, Ahmed R Taha, Melda Türkoğlu, Dameera Weeratunga

Visiting and Communication Policy in Intensive Care Units during COVID-19 Pandemic: A Cross-sectional Survey from South Asia and the Middle East

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:8] [Pages No:268 - 275]

Keywords: Communication barrier, Do not resuscitate orders, End-of-life care, Family communication, Informed consent, Informed consent document, Patient visitors, Terminal care, Visitors to patients

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Original Article

Paras Patel, Sunita Gupta, Happy Patel, MD. Abu Bashar

Assessment of APACHE II Score to Predict ICU Outcomes of Patients with AKI: A Single-center Experience from Haryana, North India

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:6] [Pages No:276 - 281]

Keywords: Acute kidney injury, APACHE II score, Critical care, KDIGO stages, Mortality

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Original Article

Anupriya Saxena, Nazia Nazir, Ruchi Pandey, Savita Gupta

Comparison of Effect of Non-invasive Ventilation Delivered by Helmet vs Face Mask in Patients with COVID-19 Infection: A Randomized Control Study

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:6] [Pages No:282 - 287]

Keywords: COVID-19, Critical care unit, Face mask, Helmet continuous positive airway pressure, Hypoxia, Non-invasive ventilation

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Original Article

Meryem Türkan Işık, Rana Can Özdemir, Deniz Serinkaya

Ethical Attitudes of Intensive Care Nurses during Clinical Practice and Affecting Factors

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:6] [Pages No:288 - 293]

Keywords: Ethical attitude, Ethics, Intensive care, Nursing, Value

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Original Article

Anshumalini Panda, Gouroumourty Revadi, Jai P Sharma, Abhijit Pakhare, Abhishek Singhai, Rajnish Joshi, Saurabh Saigal

On Admission, Microcirculation Abnormality is an Independent Predictor of Sepsis and Sepsis-related Mortality: A Hospital-based Study

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:8] [Pages No:294 - 301]

Keywords: Critically ill adults, Intensivecare, Microcirculation, Sepsis

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Original Article

Narinder Pal Singh, Vikrant Panwar, Neeru P Aggarwal, Satish K Chhabra, Anish K Gupta, Anirban Ganguli

Regulation of Calcium Homeostasis in Acute Kidney Injury: A Prospective Observational Study

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:5] [Pages No:302 - 306]

Keywords: Acute kidney injury, Calcium homeostasis, Fibroblast growth factor-23, Parathyroid hormone, Vitamin D

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Original Article

Vedaghosh Amara, P Vishwas, Sagar S Maddani, Srikant Natarajan, Souvik Chaudhuri

Evaluation of Abdominal Expiratory Muscle Thickness Pattern, Diaphragmatic Excursion, and Lung Ultrasound Score in Critically Ill Patients and Their Association with Weaning Patterns: A Prospective Observational Study

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:7] [Pages No:307 - 313]

Keywords: Diaphragmatic excursion, Expiratory abdominal muscles, Expiratory muscle thickness pattern, External oblique, Internal oblique, Rectus abdominis, Transversus abdominis

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Original Article

Damini R Aglawe, Bela Agarwal, Bhoomika D Sawant

Physical Function in Critically Ill Patients during the Duration of ICU and Hospital Admission

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:5] [Pages No:314 - 318]

Keywords: Critical illness, Intensive care units, Physical function, Physiotherapy

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View Point

Saiteja Kodamanchili, Saurabh Saigal, Abhijeet Anand, Rajesh Panda, TN Priyanka, Gowthaman Thatta Balakrishnan, Krishnkant Bhardwaj, Pranav Shrivatsav

Trendelenburg Ventilation in Patients of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome with Poor Lung Compliance and Diaphragmatic Dysfunction

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:3] [Pages No:319 - 321]

Keywords: ARDS, Proning, Trendelenburg

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BRIEF RESEARCH COMMUNICATION

Sadhvi Sharma, Padmalatha Raman, Maneesh Sinha, Alka S Deo

Factors Affecting Outcomes of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in a Nephro-Urology Unit: A Retrospective Analysis

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:5] [Pages No:322 - 326]

Keywords: Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, Causes of cardiac arrest, Renal insufficiency, Sepsis, Survival to discharge

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BRIEF RESEARCH COMMUNICATION

Poonam Joshi, Smita Das, Merin Thomas, Shashi Mawar, Rakesh Garg, Ahamadulla Shariff, Lakshmanan Gopichandran

Dissemination of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Training for Nurses Treating Coronavirus Disease-2019 Patients: A Single-arm Pre-experimental Study

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:4] [Pages No:327 - 330]

Keywords: Cardiac arrest, Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, Comprehensive cardiac life support, COVID-19, Online method of learning

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Pediatric Critical Care

Mihir Sarkar, Bratesh Das, Manas K Mahapatra, Satyabrata Roychowdhoury, Sambhunath Das, Mithun C Konar

A Retrospective Analysis of Clinical Manifestations, Management and Outcome of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Associated with Coronavirus Disease-2019 Infection in Children

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:8] [Pages No:331 - 338]

Keywords: Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Children, Coronavirus disease-2019, Pediatric intensive care unit

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Systematic Review/Meta Analysis

Amirreza Naseri, Sepideh Seyedi-Sahebari, Ata Mahmoodpoor, Sarvin Sanaie

Probiotics in Critically Ill Patients: An Umbrella Review

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:22] [Pages No:339 - 360]

Keywords: Critical illness, Intensive care units, Probiotics, Systematic review, Umbrella review

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Systematic Review/Meta Analysis

Prattay Guha Sarkar, Pragya Pant, Jagmohan Kumar, Amit Kumar

Does Neutrophil-to-lymphocyte Ratio at Admission Predict Severity and Mortality in COVID-19 Patients? A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:15] [Pages No:361 - 375]

Keywords: COVID-19 ARDS, COVID-19 mortality, Neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio, Prognosis

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CASE SERIES

Suhail S Siddiqui, Soumyadip Chatterjee, Ambuj Yadav, Nitin Rai, Avinash Agrawal, Mohan Gurjar, Geeta Yadav, Shantanu Prakash, Amit Kumar, Syed N Muzaffar

Cytomegalovirus Coinfection in Critically Ill Patients with Novel Coronavirus-2019 Disease: Pathogens or Spectators?

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:5] [Pages No:376 - 380]

Keywords: Coronavirus disease-2019, Critically ill, Cytomegalovirus, Viral coinfection

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CASE REPORT

Amiya R Nayak, Ramu Ramadoss, Venkateswaran Ramanathan, Niveditha K Honnarudraiah

Emphysematous Liver Abscess and Disseminated Hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae Infection in a Patient from Southern India

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:3] [Pages No:381 - 383]

Keywords: Brain abscess, India, Klebsiella, Liver abscess

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CASE REPORT

Merve Misirlioglu, Ozden Ozgur Horoz, Dincer Yildizdas, Faruk Ekinci, Ahmet Yontem, Umur Anil Pehlivan

A Rare Complication of Central Venous Catheterization Interventions: Subdural Effusion

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:3] [Pages No:384 - 386]

Keywords: Central venous catheter, Children, Complication, Subdural effusion

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CASE REPORT

B Kishansing Naik, Sulakshana Sulakshana, Justin Aryabhat Gopaldas, Sai Devvrat

Tropical Fever: Unveiling an Asymptomatic Case of Polycythemia Vera

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:3] [Pages No:387 - 389]

Keywords: Budd–Chiari syndrome, Fulminant hepatic failure, Leptospirosis, Polycythemia vera, SPiRO

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CASE REPORT

Ankita Goel Sharma, Kaveri Pandit, Shalu Gupta, Virendra Kumar

Acute Intermittent Porphyria in Prepubertal Child-diagnostic and Therapeutic Challenges in India: A Case Report and Literature Review

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:5] [Pages No:390 - 394]

Keywords: Acute intermittent porphyria, Hemin, Hydroxymethyl bilane synthase gene mutation, Pediatric intensive care unit, Prepubertal child

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CASE REPORT

Anurag Mahajan, Vineeta Singh Tandon

Rhinosinus Mucormycosis with Drug-induced Pancytopenia in an Immunocompromised Severe COVID-19 Patient: A Success

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:4] [Pages No:395 - 398]

Keywords: COVID pneumonia, Diabetes, Immunocompromised, Pancytopenia, Rhinosinus mucormycosis

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Mounika Reddy, Madhusudan Samprathi, Vikas Bhatia

Medical Equipment Donation: An End in Itself or a Mean to an End?

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:2] [Pages No:399 - 400]

Keywords: COVID-19, Intensive care, Oxygen, Ventilator

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Divendu Bhushan, Vijay Kumar, B Hilbert Sahoo, Aniketh Hegde

Platypnea-orthodeoxia Syndrome: An Important Cause of Morbidity in Post Coronavirus Disease Patients

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:2] [Pages No:401 - 402]

Keywords: Happy hypoxia, Platypnea, Pulmonary fibrosis

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Valliappan Muthu, Inderpaul S Sehgal, Sahajal Dhooria, Kuruswamy Thurai Prasad, Ashutosh N Aggarwal, Ritesh Agarwal

Corticosteroids for Non-severe COVID-19: Primum Non Nocere

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:2] [Pages No:403 - 404]

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

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Prashant Nasa, Dhruva Chaudhry

In Response to: Corticosteroids in Non-severe COVID-19: Finding Window of Opportunity

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:1] [Pages No:405 - 405]

Keywords: Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Corticosteroids, Coronavirus disease-2019, Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Jon-Emile S Kenny

Is the Carotid Artery a Window to the Left Ventricle?

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:1] [Pages No:406 - 406]

Keywords: Carotid ultrasound, Doppler ultrasound, Fluid responsiveness, Velocity time integral

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Souvik Maitra, Ganesh Chowhan, Dalim K Baidya

In Response to: Is the Carotid Artery a Window to the Left Ventricle?

[Year:2022] [Month:March] [Volume:26] [Number:3] [Pages:1] [Pages No:407 - 407]

Keywords: Cardiac output, Carotid artery velocity time integral, Passive leg raising

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