Intensive Care Unit

Where Team Effort Meets Evidence Based Medicine

INTRODUCTION

Intensive Care Unit

We are one of the very few ICUs in Tamilnadu where gastro intestinal critical care takes the centre stage. Our aim is to follow evidence based medicine in all aspects of critical care. We take immense responsibility for providing highest quality of care and satisfaction to all our patients and family members. Our team of expertise manage the following disease conditions.

  1. Surgical acute abdomen
  2. Acute pancreatitis& it’s related complications
  3. Acute liver failure
  4. Acute on chronic liver failure
  5. GI bleed
  6. Hepatic encephalopathy
  7. ARDS
  8. Sepsis
  9. Acute kidney injury
  10. Diabetic emergencies.

Post liver transplantation care has been added to our scope of services recently.

Team

Dr. Raghunath.D (MD Emergency Medicine)
Dr. Dhivahar.G (DNB Anesthesiology)

Team members Include:

  • Intensivists
  • Physicians and surgeons
  • Critical care nurses
  • Nurse educator
  • Infection control nurse
  • Physical therapist
  • Respiratory therapist
  • Dietician
  • Secretaries
  • Social workers

Facilities and equipments:

  • Beds- 16
  • 24 hours emergency endoscopy
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bedside percutaneous tracheostomy
  • 6 Modern ventilators
  • 2 Transport ventilators and monitors
  • Hemodialysis machine
  • Multiparameter monitors
  • Cardiac output monitor
  • Syringe pumps, infusion pumps & feeding pumps
  • Sequential compression devices
  • Dedicated Echo / USG/ABG machine
  • Portable X-ray
  • Patient warming system.