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April 3, 2022

Point of Care Ultrasound for assessment of a critical child with acute kidney injury

In an effort to incorporate ‘Point of Care Ultrasound for assessment of a critical child with acute kidney injury’ in teaching core curriculum for Residents & Young Faculty, we have planned an ‘Online Course on Point of Care Ultrasound in Pediatric Nephrology’ with assessment based on OSCE after the course on 4-5 June. The planned

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March 29, 2022

We are humbled to share that Medanta has been ranked as the Best Private Hospital in India

We are humbled to share that Medanta has been ranked as the Best Private Hospital in India by Newsweek in the World’s Best Hospitals survey for the third time in a row. Medanta is the only Indian private hospital to be listed in the Top 150 hospitals in the world. This is a testimony to

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March 8, 2022

PCRRT Groups guidelines on AKI in Pediatric Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation now published in Journal of Pediatric Nephrology

Hematopoietic cell transplantation is a therapy to treat neoplastic & metabolic disorders, hematological diseases, & fatal immunological deficiencies, but a common complication is AKI. Read this evidence-based Guideline compiled by the PCRRT working group. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00467-022-05448-x

February 21, 2022

We published two academic quiz in ‘Pediatric Nephrology’ journal on uncommon yet important issues

First Quiz is on familial macro thrombocytopenia and CKD, an entity which I see once in 2-3 years. An important entity to keep in mind. Link https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00467-022-05459-8 The second quiz is on two siblings who were referred to us 5 yrs back with HUS and gangrene. An important differential before labelling aHUS in the tropical

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February 3, 2022

Critical Care Pediatric Nephrology & Pediatric Dialysis: A Practical Handbooks

Happy to see the success of our ‘Handbook of Protocols of Critical Care Pediatric Nephrology & Pediatric Dialysis’ with Springers Publishers! It’s been two years and we get positive reviews each day! Thanks to the patients who are also teachers… Read More

February 2, 2022

Happy to share with you PCRRT-ICONIC Foundations Guideline on prescribing kidney replacement therapy

Happy to share with you PCRRT-ICONIC Foundations Guideline on prescribing kidney replacement therapy in critical children with liver failure published today in ‘Frontiers in Pediatrics’. It’s a very important position paper and I hope you and your colleagues shall find it useful when managing these sick children. Link to full text is here https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fped.2021.833205/full

January 21, 2022

Neonatal AKI is common in neonatal intensive care units & leads to worse outcomes

Read this Original Article on “Neonatal AKI Risk Prediction Scoring” – the STARZ score – & its role in improving quality of care. Read More

December 25, 2021

Merry X Mas to all of you and your families! Overwhelmed by greetings by kids

Here’s a x mas greeting by a child with Crescentic GN and my portrait by a recovering HUS child. May god bless them all! Wishing next year is less chaotic and peaceful for all of us !

November 13, 2021

Story of how a ‘sad face’ Pre-transplant becomes a ‘happy face’ after transplant!

Made by our pediatric kidney transplant recipient today on post operative day 4 in ward! Reflects how transplantation improves the QOL in ESRD.

October 21, 2021

An artist in making! A child in the ward waiting for a transplant with a ‘to do list’

An artist in making! A child in the ward waiting for a transplant with a ‘to do list’; things to be done post transplant!

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