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|BLK Centre for Renal Sciences & Kidney Transplant|
|BLK Centre for Orthopaedics, Joint Reconstruction|
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|BLK Children Heart Institute|
|BLK Centre For Child Health|
|BLK Centre for Critical Care|
The Paediatric Intensive Care unit at the BLK Superspeciality hospital was established in the year 2008 as a part of Department of Neonatal, Paediatric and Adolescent medicine. The Multidisciplinary environment of the unit provides state-of-art care for children with life threatening medical and surgical conditions.
The Unit headed by Dr. Rachna Sharma, who has over 15 years experience in pediatric critical care, is well equipped and staffed to provide round the clock management of critically ill children (between 1 month and 18 yrs ) arising in situations with hemodynamic instability (hypotension/ hypertension), airway or respiratory compromise (needing any form of ventilatory support - non invasive, high frequency), kidney failure, complicated heart related conditions, multiple organ system failure, polytrauma, injury following burns, neurological conditions (following fall from height, post infection, post seizures etc), post operative unstable children etc. It also adressess other issues including psychological health, pressure points, mobilizations, physiotherapy and palliative care.
The unit has fully equipped eight bedded facility and is designed to provide family centered environment that encourages interaction between families and caregivers in peaceful and healing surroundings. Each bed has state-of-art monitoring facilities including central monitoring (arterial, end tidal carbon diaoxide, intra-cranial pressure monitoring), bedside dialysis, bronchoscopy, endoscopy, echocardiography, ultrasonography etc. apart from comprehensive nursing care and holistic care for post transplant patients (liver and kidney).
The center`s expert critical care transport team composed of pediatric critical care trained fellow doctors and paediatric trained paramedics assures that the most sick child gets transported to our facility from any part of the country without any furtehr de-stabilization of medical condition.
Paediatric critical care unit is authorized to provide one year Paediatric critical care fellowship training course for qualified paediatricians and the course is under College of Pediatric critical care. Regular training programmes are carried out all through the year to train pediatricians and the critical care nurses in order to improve quality of critical care across various hospitals in the country.
Other services include:
1) Isolation facility with negative and positive pressure for organ transplant / burns / plastic surgery patients etc
What We Treat
Our PICU is equipped to care for :-
Our services include:
We have world class specialists from around the globe and facilitates correct diagnosis of various ailments for best and shortest road to recovery. Get a closer glimpse of our cutting-edge-technology in the gallery below.