EM Research

 

Some of the research projects done by Apollo Emergency are shown below.

No

Name of Research Project

Year

Presentations

Publications

1

Assessment of Basic Trauma Care Services in the Existing Public Health Infrastructure in RR District of Andhra Pradesh (with Reference to WHO Guidelines)

2004

 

 

2

Prospective & Descriptive Analysis of Emergency Room Endotracheal Intubations

2006

Oral presentation at INTEM 2006, Delhi
(First Prize)

Abstract published in Academic Emergency Medicine 

Abstract published in Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine

3

Disaster Preparedness of Hospitals in a Metropolitan City of Southern India (Hyderabad)

2006

Presented at INTEM 2006, New Delhi

 

4

Comparison of Point of Care Blood Gas Analyzer vs Lab Autoanalyzer in Measurement of Electrolytes

2006

Presented at INTEM 2006, New Delhi

Presented at Emergency Medicine Conference for Developing Nations, Cape Town, South Africa. October 2007
(Best Oral Presentation)

Full article published in International Journal of Emergency Medicine

5

Doctor Jo’s Technique for Nasotracheal Intubation

2006

Presented at 3rd Annual New York Symposium on International Emergency Medicine – May 2006

Abstract published in Academic Emergency Medicine – Aug 2006

6

Evaluation of Ottawa Clinical Decision Rules for the Use of Radiography in Acute Ankle & Mid-foot Sprains in the ED of a Tertiary Care Private Hospital in India.

 

2006

Presented at INTEM 2006, New Delhi

 

7

Comparative Analysis of Focused Assessment with Sonography for Trauma (FAST) done by Emergency Physicians versus Radiologists

2007

Presented at EMCON 2007, Chennai
(Best Poster)

Presented at ICEM 2008, San Francisco, USA

Abstract published in International Journal of Emergency Medicine

8

A New Technique of Maintaining Sterility in Ultrasound Guided Procedures

2007

Presented at EMCON 2007, Chennai (Honorary Prize)

Presented at IFEM 2008, San Francisco, USA

Nominated for IFEM Campbell MacFarlane Award

 

9

Autorickshaws – A National Prehospital First Responder Plan for India

2007

Presented at EMCON 2007, Chennai

Presented at ICEM 2008, San Francisco

Published in EMS Today, April 2008

Published in www.piramalprize.org

10

Designing a Sepsis Protocol for the Emergency Department

2007

Presented at EMCON 2007, Chennai
(Honorary Prize)

 

11

Ultrasound in the ED – A Pictorial Essay

2007

Presented at EMCON 2007, Chennai

 

12

Establishing an Emergency Department in a Corporate Hospital

2007

Presented at EMCON 2007, Chennai

 

13

Posterior Circulation Stroke - MRI and Clinical Correlation Study in Indian Population

2007

Presented at 54th RANZCR Conference 2007

 

14

The Clinical and Topographic Spectrum of Posterior Circulation Infarcts and Associated Vascular Abnormalities in an Indian Population – A Clinical – MRI Correlation Study

2007

Presented at ASER 2007, Annual Scientific Meeting & Postgraduate Course, San Diego, USA.

Abstract published in Journal - Emergency Radiology

15

Clinical Presentation of Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis in Indian Population

2007

Presented at Emergency Medicine Conference for Developing Nations, Cape Town, South Africa. October 2007

Abstract published in South African Medical Journal, Sep 2007

16

Emergency Department Patient Feedback Analysis

2008

Thesis Study

 

17

Epidemiology of Oncological Emergencies

2008

Thesis Study

 

18

Epidemiology of Head Injuries Presenting to the Emergency Room

2008

Thesis Study

 

19

Descriptive Analysis of Emergency Patients Presenting with Poisoning & Drug Overdose

2008

Thesis Study

 

20

Epidemiology of Polytrauma Patients Presenting to the ED

2008

Thesis Study

 

21

Epidemiology of Fever with Thrombocytopenia

2008

Thesis Study

 

22

Retrospective Analysis of Abdominal Pain Presenting to the ED

2008

Thesis Study

 

23

Epidemiology of Patients Presenting with Jaundice to the ED

 

2008

Thesis Study

 

24

Asepsis in Ultrasound-Guided Central Venous Access: A New Technique

2009

Presented at ACEP Scientific Assembly 2009, Chicago

Presented at WINFOCUS 2009, Sydney

Abstract published in Annals of Emergency Medicine September 2009

25

Implementation of a 6-hour severe sepsis bundle in multiple Asian countries is associated with decreased mortality (Results of ATLAS Study)

2010

Presented at ICEM 2010, Singapore. June 2010.

 

26

Comparison of Didactic Vs. Case-Scenario Teaching in a Medical Simulation Course for Early Goal-Directed Therapy and the Severe Sepsis Resuscitation Bundle: A Multi-Center Randomized Study for the ATLAS Investigators

2010

Presented at ICEM 2010, Singapore. June 2010.

 

27

Effects of tranexamic acid on death, vascular occlusive events, and blood transfusion in trauma patients with significant haemorrhage (CRASH-2): a randomized placebo-controlled trial

2010

 

Full study published in LANCET in June 2010

28

Epidemiology of Stroke Patients

2010

Completed

 

29

Disaster Preparedness of Hospitals in a Metropolitan City in South India

2010

Completed

 

30

Utilization of Rabies Immunoglobulin in Class III Dog Bites

2010

Pending completion

 

31

Epidemiology of Drug Overdoses Presenting to a South Indian Urban Hospital

2010

Pending completion

 

32

Descriptive Analysis of Emergency Department Cardiopulmonary Resuscitations

2010

Underway

 

33

Status of Neurological Recovery in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Patients

2010

Underway

 

34

Peripheral Venous Access: Ultrasound Guided vs. Conventional – A Randomized Study

2010

Underway

 

35

Management of Acute Coronary Event (MACE) Registry – A National Data Collection Initiative

2010

Underway

 

 


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