D Karalapillai

Summary

Affiliation: Austin Health
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sugammadex
    Dharshi Karalapillai
    Austin Health, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Crit Care Resusc 15:57-62. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Improving communication of the daily care plan in a teaching hospital intensive care unit
    Dharshi Karalapillai
    Austin Health, Melbourne, Vic
    Crit Care Resusc 15:97-102. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Postoperative hypothermia and patient outcomes after major elective non-cardiac surgery
    D Karalapillai
    Department of Anaesthesia, Austin Health, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Anaesthesia 68:605-11. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Inadvertent hypothermia and mortality in postoperative intensive care patients: retrospective audit of 5050 patients
    D Karalapillai
    Department of Anaesthesia, Austin Health, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Anaesthesia 64:968-72. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Postoperative hypothermia and patient outcomes after elective cardiac surgery
    D Karalapillai
    Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Management, Austin Health, Heidelberg, Australia
    Anaesthesia 66:780-4. 2011

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Sugammadex
    Dharshi Karalapillai
    Austin Health, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Crit Care Resusc 15:57-62. 2013
    ..There is little contemporary guidance on the use of sugammadex in intensive care medicine. This review covers the key pharmacological features, clinical uses and cost- effectiveness in the context of intensive care practice...
  2. ncbi request reprint Improving communication of the daily care plan in a teaching hospital intensive care unit
    Dharshi Karalapillai
    Austin Health, Melbourne, Vic
    Crit Care Resusc 15:97-102. 2013
    ..Patients admitted to intensive care units have complex care needs. Accordingly, communication and handover of the medical care plan is very important...
  3. doi request reprint Postoperative hypothermia and patient outcomes after major elective non-cardiac surgery
    D Karalapillai
    Department of Anaesthesia, Austin Health, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Anaesthesia 68:605-11. 2013
    ..2%) patients. On multivariate analysis, neither transient (OR = 1.07, 95% CI 0.96-1.20) nor persistent (OR = 1.50. 95% CI 0.96-2.33) hypothermia was independently associated with increased hospital mortality...
  4. doi request reprint Inadvertent hypothermia and mortality in postoperative intensive care patients: retrospective audit of 5050 patients
    D Karalapillai
    Department of Anaesthesia, Austin Health, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Anaesthesia 64:968-72. 2009
    ..2-2.60, p < 0.001). Given the evidence for improved outcome associated with active patient warming during surgery we suggest conducting prospective studies of active warming of patients admitted to ICU after surgery...
  5. doi request reprint Postoperative hypothermia and patient outcomes after elective cardiac surgery
    D Karalapillai
    Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Management, Austin Health, Heidelberg, Australia
    Anaesthesia 66:780-4. 2011
    ..3, 95% CI = 3.3-12.0). Hypothermia is common in postoperative cardiac surgery patients during the first 24 h after ICU admission but, if transient, is not independently associated with an increased risk of death...