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2022 | August | Volume 26 | Issue 8

EDITORIAL

Rajesh K Pande, Jitin Sharma

Heart Rate, Acidosis, Consciousness, Oxygenation, and Respiratory Rate: A Perfect Weaning Index or Just a New Kid on the Block

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:887 - 888]

Keywords: Difficult weaning, Heart rate, acidosis, consciousness, oxygenation, and respiratory rate score, Weaning from mechanical ventilation, Weaning predictors

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EDITORIAL

Bhuvana Krishna

Inhaled Anesthetics for Sedation in ICU: Widening Horizons!

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:3] [Pages No:889 - 891]

Keywords: AnaConDa, Benzodiazepine, Inhaled sedation

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EDITORIAL

Jigeeshu Vasishtha Divatia

Thymosin α1 for COVID-19: Look before You Leap!

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:892 - 893]

PDF  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-24297  |  Open Access |  How to cite

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EDITORIAL

Deepak Govil, Anant Vikram Pachisia

Seeing is Believing: The Import of Lung Ultrasound!

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:894 - 895]

Keywords: BLUE protocol, Lung ultrasound, Lung ultrasound score, Pneumonia

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EDITORIAL

Rekha Solomon

Pediatric Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in India: Time for Collaborative Study?

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:896 - 897]

Keywords: Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Epidemiology, Pediatric

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View Point

Soumya S Nath, Nandhini Nachimuthu

Viewpoint: Weak Scientific Basis for the Recommendation of Executive Summary of Surviving Sepsis Campaign Guidelines 2021

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:898 - 899]

Keywords: Peripherally inserted vascular catheter, Septic shock, Surviving Sepsis Campaign guidelines 2021, Vasopressors

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Original Article

Souvik Chaudhuri, Nitin Gupta, Shreya Das Adhikari, Pratibha Todur, Sagar Shanmukhappa Maddani, Shwethapriya Rao

Utility of the One-time HACOR Score as a Predictor of Weaning Failure from Mechanical Ventilation: A Prospective Observational Study

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:6] [Pages No:900 - 905]

Keywords: Failed weaning, HACOR score, Successful weaning

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Original Article

Atul P Kulkarni, Shilpushp Jagannath Bhosale, Kushal Rajeev Kalvit, Tarun Kumar Sahu, Rakesh Mohanty, Meshach M Dhas, Gautam Gondal, Swapna Charie, Anjana Shrivastava, Jigeeshu V Divatia, for the INhaled SedaTion IN CriTically ill patients – (INSTINCT) study group

Safety and Feasibility of AnaConDa™ to Deliver Inhaled Isoflurane for Sedation in Patients Undergoing Elective Postoperative Mechanical Ventilation: A Prospective, Open-label, Interventional Trial (INSTINCT I Study)

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:7] [Pages No:906 - 912]

Keywords: Anesthesia conserving device, Delirium, Inhaled sedation, Mechanical ventilation, Richmond agitation sedation scale score

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Original Article

Adarsh Shetty, Nirhali Sonali Chandrakant, Rahul Ashok Darnule, BG Manjunath, Prachee Sathe

A Double-blind Multicenter Two-arm Randomized Placebo-controlled Phase-III Clinical Study to Evaluate the Effectiveness and Safety of Thymosin α1 as an Add-on Treatment to Existing Standard of Care Treatment in Moderate-to-severe COVID-19 Patients

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:7] [Pages No:913 - 919]

Keywords: Coronavirus disease-2019, Mortality, Thymosin α1

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Original Article

Jonny Dhawan, Gurpreet Singh

Bedside Lung Ultrasound as an Independent Tool to Diagnose Pneumonia in Comparison to Chest X-ray: An Observational Prospective Study from Intensive Care Units

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:10] [Pages No:920 - 929]

Keywords: Bedside lung ultrasound, Chest X-ray, Computed tomography scan, Diagnosis, Pneumonia

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BRIEF RESEARCH COMMUNICATION

Roqia D Ayad, Ashraf W Andraos, Khaled AE Taema, Ibraheem M Attia, Moamen Yehia

Infective Endocarditis as a Cause of Critical Illness, In-hospital Mortality, and Complications

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:5] [Pages No:930 - 934]

Keywords: Complications, Critical illness, Infective endocarditis, In-hospital mortality

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BRIEF RESEARCH COMMUNICATION

Krithika Varshini, Vithiya Ganesan, Raja Sundaramurthy, T Rajendran

Risk Factors and Clinical Outcomes of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia Infections: Scenario in a Tertiary Care Center from South India

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:3] [Pages No:935 - 937]

Keywords: Infection control, Nosocomial infection, Stenotrophomonas maltophilia

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SYSTEMATIC REVIEW

Habib Md Reazaul Karim, Irena Šarc, Camilla Calandra, Savino Spadaro, Bushra Mina, Laura D Ciobanu, Gil Gonçalves, Vania Caldeira, Bruno Cabrita, Andreas Perren, Giuseppe Fiorentino, Tughan Utku, Edoardo Piervincenzi, Mohamad El-Khatib, Nilgün Alpay, Rodolfo Ferrari, Mohamed EA Abdelrahim, Haitham Saeed, Yasmin M Madney, Hadeer S Harb, Nicola Vargas, Hilmi Demirkiran, Pradipta Bhakta, Peter Papadakos, Manuel Á Gómez-Ríos, Alfredo Abad, Jaber S Alqahtani, Vijay Hadda, Subrata K Singha, Antonio M Esquinas

Role of Sedation and Analgesia during Noninvasive Ventilation: Systematic Review of Recent Evidence and Recommendations

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:11] [Pages No:938 - 948]

Keywords: Analgesia, Analgosedation, Discomfort, Noninvasive ventilation, Respiratory failure, Sedation, Sedoanalgesia

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PAEDIATRIC CRITICAL CARE

Chandrakant G Pujari, AV Lalitha, John Michael Raj, Ananya Kavilapurapu

Epidemiology of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Pediatric Intensive Care Unit: Single-center Experience

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:7] [Pages No:949 - 955]

Keywords: Acute hypoxemic respiratory failure, Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Mortality, Pediatric risk of mortality III score

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PICTORIAL ESSAY

Sonali Vadi

Inadvertent Vertebral Vein Cannulation: Anatomical Considerations and Practical Aspects

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:956 - 957]

Keywords: Anatomical landmarks, Central venous catheter malposition, Inadvertent vertebral vein cannulation

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CASE SERIES

Vithiya Ganesan, Raja Sundaramurthy

Elizabethkingia meningoseptica Infections: A Case Series from a Tertiary Hospital in South Tamil Nadu

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:3] [Pages No:958 - 960]

Keywords: Elizabethkingia meningoseptica, Empirical antibiotic therapy, Intensive care unit

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CASE REPORT

Jasmine Singh, Roosy Aulakh

Adrenocorticotropic Hormone Induced Status Dystonicus in a Child with West Syndrome

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:961 - 962]

Keywords: Adrenocorticotropic hormone, Status dystonicus, West syndrome

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CASE REPORT

Sharmili Sinha, Satyabrata Tripathy

COVID-19 Vaccine-associated Thrombosis (Disseminated Intravascular Thrombosis) with Rare Cutaneous Involvement

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:3] [Pages No:963 - 965]

Keywords: COVID-19, Disseminated intravascular thrombosis, Thrombosis, Vaccine

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CASE REPORT

Suvadeep Sen, Alaukik Goyal, Vaishali Lokhande

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Severe Pulmonary Forms of Leptospirosis: A Report of Two Cases

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:4] [Pages No:966 - 969]

Keywords: Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, Leptospirosis, Tropical infections

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CASE REPORT

Jasmin Hundal, David Bowers, Naga Vaishnavi Gadela, Abhishek Jaiswal

Rare Case of Refractory Hypoxia and Severe Multiorgan Failure from Secondary Lymphohistiocytosis Successfully Bridged to Treatment with Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Support

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:4] [Pages No:970 - 973]

Keywords: Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis, Multiorgan failure, T-cell lymphoma

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CASE REPORT

Bharat Paliwal, Nikhil Kothari, Anamika Purohit

Oxygen Cylinder Fire during the COVID-19 Pandemic

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:974 - 975]

Keywords: Coronavirus disease-2019 infection, Disinfection, Fire, Intensive care unit, Oxygen

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Priyankar K Datta, Riddhi Kundu

Trendelenburg in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Should We Do More than Proning?

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:976 - 977]

Keywords: Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Hypoxemia, Mechanical ventilation

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Saiteja Kodamanchili

Author\'s Response to Trendelenburg Ventilation in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Should We Do More than Proning?

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:2] [Pages No:978 - 979]

Keywords: Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Coronavirus disease-2019 acute respiratory distress syndrome, Pressure support

PDF  |  DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-24294  |  Open Access |  How to cite

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Josef Finsterer

Not the Virus but Treatment and Immune Response Cause SARS-CoV-2-associated Neuropathy

[Year:2022] [Month:August] [Volume:26] [Number:8] [Pages:1] [Pages No:980 - 980]

Keywords: Coronavirus disease-2019, Nerves, Neurological, Neuropathy, SARS-CoV-2

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