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Narasimha Rao

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About Narasimha Rao

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  • First name
    Narasimha
  • Last name
    Rao
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    Consultant neonatologist
  • Affiliation
    University Hospitals of North Midlands
  • Location
    Stoke-on-Trent, England.

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  1. Thank you for asking this question! We use a Philips Affiniti 70 device in our unit (we are tertiary NICU in England). We are on the lookout for a second scanner for pure cardiac ultrasonography purposes. Few other tertiary units in our region use a GE Vivid S70N. Would be good to know what others use and do kindly share your experiences please.
  2. I’m considering use of Microsoft access to build unit handover database at a tertiary NICU. Any suggestions as to how people might have used one/ any available templates, please? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  3. Created this to help current situation in determining place of care/ feeding guidance and for testing. Any variations elsewhere? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  4. British Association of perinatal medicine has issued guidance today https://www.rcpch.ac.uk/resources/covid-19-guidance-paediatric-services Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  5. Very interesting Stefan. Thanks for sharing Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  6. Anyone using safe and time-efficient ways of calculating common infusions, such as morphine/ muscle relaxants/ inotropes/ prostaglandin etc? I’ve come across spreadsheets with weight as variable and some stickers. But looking for ideas and to gain from other good practices too! Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  7. Expert review (to be) published in AJOG https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0002937820301976 Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  8. This case series from lancet shows no vertical transmission https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140673620303603 Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  9. We tend to involve paediatric respiratory team/ consider corticosteroids/ rule out pulmonary arterial Hypertension/ consider alternate day azithromycin. If oxygen requirement persisting beyond 40-42weeks, we would have MDT to transition to paediatrics where depending on effectiveness of above measures, they would consider tracheostomy and home duopap. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  10. https://fn.bmj.com/content/fetalneonatal/90/6/F489.full.pdf Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk
  11. Another interesting post. Does the risk of minimising dead space and tube occlusion by kinking (if and when left unsupported) significantly outweigh risks of unplanned extubation, breach product warranty and its consequences? Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk
  12. Thank you! With practice drifting towards resuscitating 22w onwards, I wonder what would be the choice of securing device? Given that we would be using size 2 ETT and NEO-FIT is not recommended. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  13. That would be great! Thanks a ton Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  14. Thanks Stefan. I’ve been considering this too. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  15. Very tempting, but unfortunately not available in UK. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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