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ECMO for refractory hypoxemia

Dr. Rajesh Pande
Refractory hypoxemia (acute hypoxemic respiratory failure -AHRF) is defined as severe arterial hypoxemia that is refractory to supplemental oxygen. It is caused by intrapulmonary shunting of blood resulting from airspace filling or collapse. Findings include dyspnoea and tachypnoea.
 

Medico-legal aspects in patients with traumatic brain injury: An Indian perspective

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Volume:27
Number: 3
 

Clinical Update

Levetiracetam for paediatric epilepsy: A review
Epilepsy affects 0.5%-1% of children throughout the world and is the most frequent chronic neurological condition in childhood.1 Maximum incidents of epileptic seizures occur in the first year of birth with a rate of 102/100,000 cases per year, which is almost in range with the frequency of cases occurring from 1-12 years; incidence is 21–24/100,000 cases in children from 11 to 17 years

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A Novel Device for Performing Hemostasis During Endoscopic Procedures