Critical Care Medicine

The Department of Critical Care Medicine in Aster Hospital Mankhool include a team of licensed professionals with certified superspeciality degree in Critical care who deliver optimal and com-passionate care to all critically ill patients.

Patients requiring Critical Care may require support for sepsis and septic shock,hemodynamic instability, airway compromise or respiratory distress (such as ventilatory support), Acute kid-ney Injury, potentially lethal cardiac arrhythmias, or the cumulative effects of multiple organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS). They may also be admitted for high dependency monitoring, such as the crucial hours after major surgery when deemed too unstable to transfer to a less intensively monitored unit.

The Critical Care Medicine department at Aster Hospital Mankhool offers the following services:

• Admission of critically ill patients under Department of Critical care medicine for early resuscitation and stabilisation.

• Mechanical ventilation – Invasive and non-invasive .

• Hemodynamically guided therapeutic interventions.

• Ultrasound guided assessment and interventions.

• Full extent evaluation and management of the patients.

• Outreach services with critical care cross consults for all clinical specialties are being provided

• Special Critical Care Clinics (OPD) – for second opinions, prognostication and possible outcomes, for possible transfer to Aster Hospital ICU, Post-tracheostomy care, Weaning from prolonged mechanical ventilation, Parenteral/enteral nutrition, admission and dis-charge criteria.

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Dr. Alai Taggu - Specialist Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Alai Taggu

  • Critical Care Medicine
Dr Alai Taggu is a Specialist Physician and the Head of Department of Critical Care Medicine at... View more