16th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

28 August - 2 September 2016
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Subramani Kandasamy

Affiliation: Division of Critical Care Christian Medical College, Vellore, India;

Connection with WFSA (if any): Program Director of Critical Care training

Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: Critical Care

Biography: Personal DetailS: Family Name (Surname) KANDASAMY Given Names: SUBRAMANI Address Professor and Head, Surgical Intensive Care Unit and Division of Critical Care Christian Medical College, Vellore 632004, India Phone +914162263208 (M) +919486046929(W)+914162262693 (Fax)+914162232035 Contact email address: ksubramani9@hotmail.com Qualifications: M.B.,B.S Specialist Qualifications 1. Diploma in Anaesthesia (DA) and MD (Anaesthesia) 2. FRCA (Fellowship of the Royal College of Anaesthetists, London) 3. EDIC (European Diploma in Intensive care) 4. CCST 5. FANZCA 6. FICCM (Fellow of Indian College of Critical Care Medicine) AUDIT and Research 1991-1992 Audit of utilisation of theatre time. The results enabled more efficient usage of theatre time by revising time and posting of cases. (CMC, Vellore) 1999 Audit on failed labour epidural. This showed less communication between the trainee and consultant on call. Measures for improved communication were implemented. Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh (Simpsons Maternity Pavilion) 2006 Audit on the resuscitation equipment in the wards. This audit revealed substandard maintenance of and lead to major revamp in the resuscitation trolleys. Weston General Hospital, United kingdom. 2011Audit on peri-operative antibiotic cover in operation room. RESEARCH – Completed projects 1994-1997 Ketamine administered in caudal epidural space for intra-operative and post-operative analgesia in children as the postgraduate dissertation project 2008-2010 Clonidine for controlled hypotension in Functional endoscopic Sinus Surgery. This randomised controlled trial is being written up for publication. RESEARCH – Ongoing and applied projects 2010 Blood lactate and glucose concentration and mortality in patients admitted to ICU – Observational study 2011Superior venacaval oxygen saturation and mortality in sepsis and major trauma. This observational study has been part completed (86 out of 170 patients recruited) and submitted for MD thesis by my postgraduate student. 2011 The relation between serum myoglobin and creatinine phosphokinase to renal failure in rhabdomyolysis. Study is ongoing. 2011Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of Meropenem in critically ill adults. Single bolus versus extended infusion. Submitted for publication. 2011Developing a score to differentiate cellulitis and necrotising fasciitis. Post-graduate thesis. 2004 to 02/2015 Co-investigator in the INICC (International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium) trials on prevention of nosocomial infections in critical care setting.

Disclosure of Interest: None declared


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