Advanced Technologies for Better Care

The type of treatment patients undergo at the BLK Centre for Critical Care depends on the unique medical needs of the patient. The team at the centre consists of intensivists, physicians, surgeons, paediatricians, and neonatologists, clinical microbiologists and support staff like specialized nurses, physiotherapists, dieticians, clinical pharmacists, specialized trained nurses, physician assistants, and child specialists to provide critical care.

Some of the advanced technologies that the centre offers include:

  • Non-invasive ventilation-CPAP& BIPAP
  • Invasive ventilation including Lung Protective Ventilation, Prone Ventilation, HFNC, Recruitment Maneuvers, APRV, Intellivent
  • Extracorporeal therapies Like ECMO, ECCOR, Cytokine and Endotoxin absorption filters
  • Haemodialysis
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • SLOW Low0Efficiency Dialysis (SLED)
  • Intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP)
  • Cardiac Pacing
  • Video-bronchoscopy
  • Bronchoalveolar lavage
  • Upper and GI Endoscopy (to control bleeding)
  • Electrocardiography (ECG) & Holter
  • Electroencephalogram (EEG)
  • Echocardiography
  • Ultrasound and Venous Doppler
  • Computed Tomography
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Nuclear Imaging

 

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