Co-Editor-in-Chief


Rakesh Garg, MD, DNB, PGCCHM, MNAMS, CCEPC

Fellowship in Palliative Medicine
Associate Professor of Anaesthesiology
Intensive Care, Pain and Palliative Care
Dr BRAIRCH, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi-110029, India

Biography

Dr. Garg is a Anaesthesiologist, Intensivist and Pain Physician. He is Assistant Professor at Department of Anaesthesiology, Intensive Care, Pain and Palliative care at Dr. BRAIRCH, All India Institute of Medical Science, New Delhi, India. He graduated from University College of Medical Sciences (Delhi University) and got his MD Anaesthesiology from Maulana Azad Medical College (Delhi University). He got his further training from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. Thereafter, he joined Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences and Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital as Assistant Professor. Later on, he joined as Assistant Professor at All India Institute of Medical Science, New Delhi, India. He has over 190 National and International Publication. He has delivered over 60 guest lectures at various National and International Conferences/CMEs/Workshops. He has conducted over 40 workshops in this field. He presently, apart from Anesthesiology services, is involved in pain medicine management of cancer patients.

Research Interest

His research interest includes: Regional analgesia for both acute and chronic pain.

Scientific Activities

MEMBERSHIPS


• Life Member-All India Difficult Airway Society (AIDAA)
• Life Member-Indian Society of Palliative Care
• Member-National Academy of Medical Sciences (MNAMS)
• Life Member-Indian Society of Anesthesiologists (ISA)
• Life Member-Research Society of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharamacology (RSACP)
• Life Member-International Trauma Anaesthesia and Critical Care Society (ITACCS)
• Life Member-Indian College of Anaesthesiologists (ICA)
• Life Member-Association of Obstetric Anaesthesiologists (AOA)
• Life Member: National Association of Critical Care Medicine, Affiliated to World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine
• Life Member-Indian Association of Paediatric Anaesthesiologists (IAPA)
• Life Member-Academy of Regional Anaesthesia (AORA)
• Life Member-ISCCM-Indian Association of Critical Care Medicine
• Membership: The Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI)
• Member ASA 2012-2013: Affiliate Membership: American Society of Anaesthesiologists (ASA)
• Membership: International Anesthesia Research Society; Anaesthesia Analgesia
• Member: The Lancet Journal
• Life Member: Airway Management Foundation (AMF)

Publications

1. Garg R, Bhatnagar A, Bhatnagar S, Mishra S. Incidental finding of organized thrombus in right inferior pulmonary vein extending in left atrium in the patient scheduled for esophagectomy: What should an anesthesiologist look for?. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology. 2014 ; 30(2): 301-302. doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.130133
2. Garg R. Anesthesiologists, Anesthetics, and Cancer metastasis. J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol. 2014; 30(2): 174-176.
3. Garg R. Perioperative Care in perforation peritonitis: Where do we stand? Commentary. J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharamcol. 2013;29(4): 454-456.
4. Bhatnagar S, Joshi S, Rana SPS, Mishra S, Garg R, Ahmed SM. Bedside Ultrasound-Guided Celiac Plexus Neurolysis in Upper Abdominal Cancer Patients: A Randomized, Prospective Study for Comparison of Percutaneous Bilateral Paramedian vs. Unilateral Paramedian Needle-Insertion Technique. Pain Practice. 2014; 14((2):63-68. doi: 10.1111/papr.12107
5. Garg R. Airway management techniques for one lung ventilation in children - what else! Indian. Journal of Anaesthesia (Indian J Anaesth). 2014; 58(1): 100-101. doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.126855
6. Garg R, Kumar R, Kumar S, Misra A, Gupta N. Awareness of cardiopulmonary resuscitation among medicos- an observational study. Asian Archives of Anaesthesiology and Resuscitation. 2013; 73(2): 2114-2122.
7. Sharma D, Srivastava N, Pawar S, Garg R, Nagpal VK. Infraclavicular brachial plexus block: Comparison of posterior cord stimulation with lateral or medial cord stimulation, a prospective double blinded study. Saudi Journal of Anaesthesia. 2013; April-June 7(2):134-7doi: 10.4103/1658-354X.114054
8. Garg R, Gupta RC. Oxygen, Anaesthesia Agent and Flow Analysis in Anaesthesia Machines: Review article. Indian J Anaesth. 2013; 57(5): 481-488. doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.120144
9. Nath MP, Garg R, Talukdar T, Choudhary D, Chakrabarty A. To evaluate the efficacy of intrathecal magnesium sulphate for hysterectomy under subarachnoid block with bupivacaine and fentanyl -a prospective randomized double blind clinical trial. Saudi J Anaesth. 2012; 6(3): 254-258. doi: 10.4103/1658-354X.101217
10. Banwait S, Sharma S, Pawar M, Garg R, Sood R. Evaluation of single epidural bolus dose of magnesium as an adjuvant to epidural fentanyl for postoperative analgesia - a prospective, randomized, double blind study. Saudi J Anaesth. doi: 10.4103/1658-354X.101221.
11. Pandey R, Agarwal A, Darlong V, Garg R, Punj J. The perioperative concerns in patients of Tumor induced osteomalacia for surgical excision of tumor. Annals of Saudi Medicine (Ann Saudi Med). 2012; 6(3): 273-278.
12. Shilpa Sharma, Amita Sen, Arti Maria, Jaswinder Kaur, Ashok Kumar, Garg R, Ajay Goila. Pharyngoesophagoplasty, Posterior laryngo- tracheoplasty and Esophagotracheoplasty for Type III Laryngo-tracheo-esophageal cleft with a distal tracheo –broncho-esophageal cleft. European Journal of Pediatric Surgery (Eur J Pediatr Surg). 2012; 22(03): 260-263. 2012; 32(6): 656-658. doi: 10.1055/s-0032-1308708
13. Garg R. Low flow anesthesia and volatile anesthetic agents- Concerns. J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol. 2012; 28(4): 475-476.
14. Garg R, Gupta RC. The use of intrathecal dexmedetomidine and magnesium. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology. 2012; 28(22): 71-72. doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.94926
15. Amar Pal Bhalla, S Mehta, Garg R. Anaesthetic management of a child posted for excision of lymphangioma of the tongue. Singapore Med J. 2012; 53(3): 45-48.
16. Pandey RK, Ashraf H, Bhalla AP, Darlong V, Garg R. To study the success rate of radial artery catheterization at various degrees of wrist angulations –A randomized, prospective study (Abstract presented at WCA 2012). British Journal of Anaesthesia. 2012; 108 (S2): ii128.
17. Shadangi BK, Garg R, Pandey R. A randomized, placebo-controlled, doubleblind study of the analgesic efficacy of extraperitoneal wound instillation of bupivacaine and morphine in abdominal surgeries. Anaesth Pain & Intensive Care. 2012; 16(1): 169-167. 18. Garg R, Joshi S, Mishra S, Bhatnagar S. Evidence based practice of chronic pain-review article. Indian Journal of Palliative Care. 2012; 18(3): 155-161.
19. Pandey R, Ashraf H, Bhalla AP, Garg R. Optimal wrist angulation shortens time needed for radial artery catheterization : a prospective, randomized, and blinded study. Acta Anaesth. Belg. 2012; 63: 187-190.
20. Sangeeta Varun, Mridul Srivastava, Indubala Maurya, Garg R, Vipin Dhama, Yogesh Kumar Manik. A clinical prospective, randomized study to compare intrathecal isobaric bupivacaine – fentanyl and isobaric ropivacaine – fentanyl for lower abdominal and lower limb surgeries. Anaesth Pain & Intensive Care. 2012; 16(3):237-242
21. Gupta N, Garg R, A Gupta. Fatigue in Anaesthesiologists. ISA Bulletein. 2012; 5: 9-11.
22. Khanna P, Garg R, Roy K, Punj J, Pandey R, Darlong V.Emergency caesarean section in primigravida with portal hypertension, esophageal varices and preeclampsia. AANA Journal (AANA J).
23. Ravindra Pandey, Garg R, Vanlal Darlong, Jyotsna Punj, Anil Kumar. Role of splenic artery partial embolization in a patient of portal hypertension with pancytopenia undergoing hysterectomy under ananesthesia. AANA Journal (AANA J).
24. Darlong V, Kunhabdulla NP, Pandey R. Hemodynamic changes during robotic radical prostatectomy. Saudi Journal of Anaesthesia (Saudi J Anaesth). doi: 10.4103/1658-354X.101210
25. Kaur Sarbjot, Pawar Mridula, Banerjee Neerja, Garg Rakesh. Evalaution of the efficacy of hyperbaric oxygen therapy in the management of chronic nonhealing ulcer and role of periwound transcutaneous oximetry as a predictor of wound healing response. A randomized prospective controlled trial. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical pharmacology. 2012; 28(1):70-5. doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.92444
26. Arya M, Garg R, CK Dua. Comparison of recovery characteristics of small dose selective spinal anaesthesia using lidocaine and sufentanyl with propofol based general anaesthesia for short duration outpatient gyanaecological laparoscopy surgery –a randomized prospective study. Anaesthesia, Pain & Intensive Care. 201; 15(3):157-160.
27. Chaudhary K, Garg R, Bhalotra AR, Anand R, Girdhar KK. Anesthetic drug wastage in the operation room: A cause for concern. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical pharmacology. 2012; 28(1): 56-61. doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.92438
28. Garg R, Khanna P, Sinha R. Perioperative management of patients for osteo-odonto-keratoprosthesis under general anaesthesia: A retrospective study. Indian Journalof Anaesthesia. 2011; 55(3): 271-4. doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.82679
29. Darlong V, Shende D, Singh M, Garg R, Pandey R, Punj J. Low Vs High dose combination of midazolam - ketamine for oral premedication in Children for Ophthalmologic Surgeries. Singapore Medical Journal. 2011; 52(7): 51206.
30. Shadangi BK, Garg R, Pandey R, et al. Effects of intrathecal midazolam in spinal anaesthesia - a prospective randomized case control study. Singapore Medical Journal. 2011; 52(6):432-435.
31. 45. Garg R, Gupta RC. To compare respiratory quotient and resting energy expenditure in two regimen of enteral feeding –continuous versus intermittent in head injured critically ill patients - a randomized controlled study. Saudi Journal of Anaesthesia. 2011; 5(2): 195-201. doi: 10.4103/1658-354X.82800.
32. Garg R, Gupta RC. The use of N-acetylcysteine (NAC) to prevent hepatic dysfunction during laparoscopic surgery. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia (Indian J Anaesth). 2012; 56(2): 202-203. doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.96312
33. Garg R, Gupta RC. Prevention of backflow of blood in the intravenous tubing during ipsilateral armmeasurement of non-invasive blood pressure and its effect on blood pressure measurement readings - a randomized prospective stud. Journal of Medical College, Chandigarh. 2012; 2(1):15-18.
34. Garg R, Gupta RC. Removing a trapped epidural catheter: concerns. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia (Indian J Anaesth). 2012; 56(2):211-2. doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.96324
35. Sinha R, Shadangi B, Garg R, Rajeshwari S, Kumar N. Internal jugular venous catheterization: open technique as an alternative in patients on heparin infusion. Anaesthesia, Pain & Intensive Care. 2011; 15(3): 197.
36. Darlong V, Pandey R, Garg R, Kumar S, Punj J.. Perioperative concerns of recurrent urinary bladder pheochromocytoma with skeletal metastasis. Singapore Medical journal. 2012; 53(2):40-41.
37. Garg R, Goila A, Pawar M. Catastrophic complication – Bezold-Jarisch Reflex – case series. Indian J Anaesth 2011; 55(6): 627-628. doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.90627
38. Desh Deepak, Garg R, Mridula Pawar, Neerja Banerjee, Rakesh Solanki, Indubala Maurya. Filgrastim as a Rescue Therapy for Persistent Neutropenia in a Case of Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome and Myocarditis. Case Reports in Anesthesiology. 2011: 1-3. doi: 10.1155/2011/896783
39. Garg R, Sunder RA. Valproate-induced hyperammonemia and seizures: perioperative concerns. Pediatric Anesthesia (Paediatr Anaesth). doi: 10.1111/j.1460-9592.2011.03633.x.
40. Uma Hariharan, Garg R, Vijay Kumar Nagpal, Mridula Pawar. Combined cardiac and noncardiac surgery in an infant with congenital rubella syndrome: an anesthetic challenge. Pediatric Anesthesia (Paediatr Anaesth) 2011; 21(11): 1168-1169. doi: 10.1111/j.1460-9592.2011.03658.x
41. Baidya DK, Trikha A, Menon S, Garg R. Anaesthetic management of emergency caesarean section in a patient with seizures and likely raised intracranial pressure due to tuberculous meningitis. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care. 2011; 39(5): 951-953.
42. Garg R, Sharma S, Seema Rathee, Mridula Pawar. Use of ILMA for intubation in patient with massive goitrous thyroid. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia (Indian J Anaesth) 2011; May-June 55(3): 314-316. doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.82661
43. Pandey R, Garg R, Darlong V, Punj J, Chandralekha C. Hemiparesis after Robotic laparoscopic radical cystectomy and ileal conduit formation in steep trendelenburg position. Journal of Robotic Surgery 2011. doi: 10.1007/s11701-011-0302-7
44. 57. Garg R, Gupta RC. Preoperative fasting status and the role of medications in adults and children: An update. The Ganga Ram Journal. 2012; 2: 12-16. doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.105810
45. Pandey R, Garg R, Darlong V, Punj J, Khanna P.Recurrent seizures in pregnancy –epilepsy or eclampsia, a diagnostic dilemma? – A case report. AANA Journal 2011;79(5) October:388-90.
46. Renu Sinha, Garg R. Anesthetic management for laparoscopy surgery in a patient with residual coarctation of aorta and mild aortic stenosis. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology. 2011; 27(3): 412-413. doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.83698
47. Management of a patient with deep brain stimulator for emergency laparotomy. Journal of Neurosurgical Anesthesiology. 2011;23(2) April: 168. doi: 10.1097/ANA.0b013e3181ffd8cf
48. Panwar DD, Garg R, Goel SR, Choudhary A, Kaur MD, Pawar M. Gangrene of hand due to faulty intravenous cannulation: be cautious with hyperosmotic agents. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology. 2011; 27(3): 420. doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.83704.
49. Borthakur B, Garg R. Arrthythmias in prone position. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology. 2011; 27(3):418-420. doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.83705
50. Biplob Borthakur, Deshdeepak Panwar, Garg R, Mridula Pawar. The Interaction of Viral Coinfection - Dengue and H1N1 in a critical care setting. J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol. 2011; 27(2): 236–238. doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.81827
51. Garg R, Goila A, Sood R, Pawar M. Perioperative anesthetic management of a patient with biliary atresia, situs inversus totalis and Kartegener syndrome for hepatobiliary surgery. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology. 2011; 27(2): 256-258. doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.81837
52. Uma Hariharan, Garg R, Rajesh Sood, S R Goel. Intraoperative kinking of intraoral portion of endotracheal tube. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology. 2011; 27(2): 290-291. doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.81855
53. Garg R, RathGP. The abnormal function of normal ventilator. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology. 2011; 27(2): 291-292. doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.81851
54. Pandey R, Kumar A, Garg R, Khanna P, Darlong V. Perioperative management of patient with alkaptonuria and associated multiple comorbidities. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology . 2011; 27(2): 259-261. doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.81839.
55. Garg R, Rath GP, Bithal PK, Prabhakar H, Marda MK.. Effects of retractor application on cuff pressure and vocal cord function in patients undergoing anterior cervical discectomy and fusion. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia (Indian J Anaesth). 2010; 54: 292-295. doi: : 10.4103/0019-5049.68370
56. Pandey R, Garg R, Chandralekha, et al. Robot Assisted Thoracoscopic Thymectomy - perianaesthetic concerns. European Journal of Anaesthesiology . 2010; 27(5): 473-477. doi: 10.1097/EJA.0b013e3283309cea.
57. Pandey R, Garg R, Roy K, Darlong V, Punj J, Kumar A. Perianaesthetic management of the first robotic partial cystectomy in bladder pheochromocytoma – A case report. Minerva Anestesiologica 2010; 76 (4): 294-297.
58. Pandey R, Elakkumanan LB, Garg R, Gupta P, Darlong V, Punj J. Prolonged apnea after small single dose of intravenous tramadol. AANA Journal. 2010; 78(2): 110-112.
59. Garg R, Kumar A, Pandey R. Deformed spinal needle causing PDPH and dry tap due to blood clot. Journal of Local and Regional Anesthesia. 2010; 3: 27-29. PMID:22915865
60. Sinha R, Shende D, Garg R. Comparison of Propofol (1%) with Admixture (1:1) of Thiopentone (1.25%) and Propofol (0.5%) for laryngeal mask airway insertion in Children undergoing Elective Eye Surgery: Double Masked Randomized Clinical Trial. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia (Indian J Anaesth) 2010; 54(2): 104-108. doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.63641
61. Garg R, Maya Dehran. Anaesthetic management in a child with Marshall Smith Syndrome, Reply. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology (J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol). 2010; 26(2): 278-279.
62. Rewari V, Garg R, Trikha A, Chandralekha. Fentanyl pretreatment for alleviation of perineal symptoms following preoperative administration of intravenous dexamethasone sodium phosphate. Middle East Journal of Anesthesiology 2010; 20(6): 815-820.
63. Garg R, Anju R Bhalotra, A Pruthi, PBhadoria, Raktima Anand, N Gupta. Awareness among resident doctors with regards to Cardiac Defibrillators. Saudi Journal of Anaesthesia 2010; 4(3):182-185. doi: 10.4103/1658-354X.71574
64. 7Garg Rakesh, Dehran Maya. Leprosy: A precipitating factor for complex regional pain syndrome. Minerva Anestesiologica 65. Garg R, Bhalotra AR, Goel N, Pruthi A, Bhadoria P, Anand R. Attitude of resident doctors towards intensive care units alarm settings. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia (Indian J Anaesth). 2010; 54(6): 522-524. doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.72640.
66. Garg R, J Punj, R Pandey, V Darlong. Delayed recovery due to exaggerated acid, base and electrolyte imbalance in prolonged laparoscopic repair of diaphragmatic hernia. Saudi Journal of Anaesthesia 2011; 5(1):79-81. doi: 10.4103/1658-354X.76477
67. Garg R, Uma R, Hariharan, Sood R, Pawar M, Gupta A. Perioperative anesthetic concerns in a child with SoJIA-Systemic onset juvenile idiopathic arthritis syndrome. Pediatric Anesthesia (Paediatr Anaesth )2010; 20(8):773-775. doi: 10.1111/j.1460-9592.2010.03341.x
68. Dutta B, Pandey R, Darlong V, Garg R. Low dose spinal anaesthesia for a parturient with Takayasus arteritis undergoing emergency caesarean section. Singapore Medical Journal 2010; 51(6): 111-113.
69. Garg R. Exchange of damaged intravenous cannula in children, Reply. Singapore Medical Journal. 2010; 51(7): 609.
70. Agarwal A, Garg R, Joshi A, Verma S. Combined Spinal epidural anesthesia with epidural volume extension technique for hysterectomy in patient with unpallaited cyanotic heart disease – a case report. Acta Anaesthesiologica Belgica. 2010; 61(3):159-161.
71. Garg R, Ramaiah VK, Chouhan RS. Damaged guidewire by the introducer needle tip while inserting central venous catheter in subclavian vein by supraclavicular approach. Saudi Journal of Anaesthesia. 2010; 4(3):210-212. doi: 10.4103/1658-354X.71576
72. Pandey R, Garg R, Darlong V, Punj J, Chandralekha, Kumar A. Unpredicted neurological complications after robotic laparoscopic radical cystectomy and ileal conduit formation in steep trendelenberg position: two case reports. Acta Anaesthesiologica Belgica 2010; 61(3): 163-166.
73. Garg R, Ravindra Pandey, Puneet Khanna, Deepak Narang. Airway management of undiagnosed tracheoesophageal fistula detected accidentally intraoperatively. Pediatric Anesthesia (Paediatr Anaesth).2010; 20(10): 970-972. doi: doi: 10.1111/j.1460-9592.2010.03413.x.
74. Pandey R, Garg R, Chakravarty C, Darlong V, Punj J, Chandralekha. Lowes syndrome with Fanconi syndrome for ocular surgery: perioperative anaesthetic considerations. Journal of Clinical Anesthesia. 2010; 22(8): 635-637. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinane.2009.09.018.
75. Hariharan U, Sood R, Choudhury A, Garg R, Kaur J.. Oxygen desaturation following methylene blue injection: Not always spurious?. Saudi Journal of Anaesthesia. 2011; 5(1):113-4. doi: : 10.4103/1658-354X.76471
76. Prasad G, Garg R. The bubble technique: an innovative technique for confirming correct nasogastric tube placement. Journal of clinical Anesthesia. 2011; 23(1): 84-85. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinane.2010.03.006
77. 90. Garg R, Anjan Trikha, Preet M Singh, Nishad PK. Life threatening arrhythmias due to faulty microdbrider during nasal sinus surgery. Saudi Journal of Anaesthesia. 2011; 5(1): 110-112. doi: 10.4103/1658-354X.76468
78. Arora MK, Garg R. Perioperative management of case of gynecological malignancy with bilateral deep venous thrombosis of lower limbs along with pulmonary embolism. Open Journal of anesthesiology. 2011; 1:1-4. doi: 10.4236/ojanes.2011.11001
79. Hariharan U, Garg R, Gupta A, Wasnik S. Anesthetic concerns for large intracranial cyst excision: expect the unexpected. J Neurol Res (Journal of Neurology Research). 2011;1(2):78-80. doi: 10.4081/cp.2012.e50
80. Puneet Khanna, Garg R, Dilip Pawar. Intra-operative anaphylaxis caused by a hepatic hydatid cyst. Singapore Medical Journal. 2011;52(2): 18-19.
81. Garg R. MRI compatible airway adjuncts- Magills forcep. South African Journal of Anaesthesia and Ananlgesia. 2010; 16(3): 8.
82. Garg R, Renu Sinha, PK Nishad. Patient with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome with intermittent preexcitation under subarachnoid block for urological surgery. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia (Indian J Anaesth). 2011; 55(2): 167-170. doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.79899
83. Garg R, Punj J, Gupta P, Darlong V, Pandey R. Perioperative atrial fibrillation in five patients – Role of anxiety. Journal of Anaesthesiology and Clinical Pharmacology. 2011; 27(1): 135-137.
84. Garg R, trikha A. Anesthesia implications for breast feeding mothers.Obstetric Anaesthesia Update. 2010; 3(2): 3-6.
85. Garg R, Mridula Pawar. H1N1 Swine Flu pandemic: an overview.ISA News Bulletein 2011; 9: 3-4.
86. Garg R, Khanna P, Pandia MP. Anaesthetic considerations in a child with rickets and craniosynostosis for linear strip craniectomy and frontal advancement. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia (Indian J Anaesth) 2010; 54: 35-31. doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.68394
87. Pandey R, Garg R, Darlong V, Punj J. Need for shortening of epidural catheter-not applicable for all types of catheter. Journal of Anaesthesiology and Clinical Pharmacology. 2010; 26(3): 428-429.
88. Sunder RA, Rakesh G, Rudingwa P, Chanderlekha. Captopril induced hyperkalemia in a child. Pediatric Anesthesia (Paediatr Anaesth). 2009; 19(4): 404-405. doi: doi: 10.1111/j.1460-9592.2009.02943.x.
89. Pandey R, Elakkumanan LB, Garg R, et al. Brachial plexus injury after robotic assisted thorocoscopic thymectomy. The Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia. 2009; August 23(4):584-586. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2008.09.010.
90. Pandey R, Garg R, Chandralekha, et al. Laryngoscope and Bougie aided correct placement of Double Lumen Tube in difficult airway. The Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia. 2009; 23(4): 583-584. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2008.07.011
91. Garg R, Verma S. Cobra perilaryngeal airway for thyroid surgery in a hypertensive patient. Journal of Anesthesia. 2009; 23(3):469-470. doi: 10.1007/s00540-009-0756-1.
92. Garg R. Misleading display of hemodynamic and respiratory parameters - Frozen monitor. Singapore Medical Journal. 2009; 50(9): 921.
93. Garg R. Technique of endotracheal tube fixation. Pediatric Anesthesia (Paediatr Anaesth) . 2009; 19(6): 648-649. doi: 10.1111/j.1460-9592.2008.02880.x
94. Garg R, Darlong V, Pandey R, Punj J. Sub-tenon and laryngeal mask for anesthesia in a child with isolated pulmonary stenosis undergoing squint surgery. Acta Anaesthesiologica Taiwanica. 2009; 47(3):156-7. doi: 10.1016/S1875-4597(09)60046-1
95. Pandey R, Garg R, Nath MP, et al. Eisenmengers syndrome in pregnancy: Use of Proseal Laryngeal Mask Airway (PLMA) and Epidural Analgesia for elective cesarean section. Acta Anaesthesiologica Taiwanica. 2009; 47(4): 204-207. doi: 10.1016/S1875-4597(09)60056-4
96. Pandey R, Garg R, Kumar A, Darlong V, Punj J, Singh SA. Airway management of a patient with popping pedunculated subglottic laryngeal polyp. Acta Anaesthesiologica Belgica. 2009; 60(4):251-253.
97. Garg R. Inadvertent rent in the intravenous cannula sheath and its exchange using a spinal needle. Singapore Medical Journal. 2009; 50(8): 845.
98. Garg R, Khanna P, Sunder R. Exsanguination for intravenous regional anesthesia. Journal of Clinical Anesthesia. 2009; 21(4):306-307.
99. Garg R. Do fentanyl really needs to be omitted in favour of sevoflurane anaesthesia in day care surgeries?. European Journal of Anaesthesiology. 2009 ; 26(5): 436-438.
100. Garg R. Kinked inner tube of coaxial Bain circuit -need for corrugated inner tube. Journal of Anesthesia (J Anesth). 2009; 23(2): 306. doi: 10.1007/s00540-008-0719-y
101. Garg R. Remifentanil induced bradycardia or Oculocardiac reflex during Strabismus surgery?. Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica (Acta Anaesthesiol Scand). 2009; 53(4): 548-549. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-6576.2008.01898.x.
102. Garg R, Gupta A, Gupta N, Sharma R. The optimal technique of tracheal intubation in an immobilized cervical spine. Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica (Acta Anaesthesiol Scand). 2009; 53(5): 690-691. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-6576.2009.01923.x.
103. Puneet Khanna, Garg R, Girija Prasad Rath. Deformed introducer needle during subclavian vein catheterization. The Internet Journal of Anesthesiology. 2009; 21(2).
104. Garg R, Preet M Singh, Vimi Rewari. Outcome predictors for obstetric patients for intensive Care – Is a new scoring tool need of the day. Obstetric Anaesthesia Update. 2009; 2(2): 3-5.
105. Garg R, Singh G, Dehran M. Marshall Smith Syndrome -Anaesthetic considerations. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology. 2010; 26(1): 105-106.
106. Kumar A, Shah ZA, Anuradha, Garg R, Nath MP. Comarative evaluation of Ketamine, Midazolam and combination of both as oral premedicants in children. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology (J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol). 2009; 25(4): 499-453.
107. Garg R, Khanna P, S SK, Sonny A. Beware of malformed nasogastric tube. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology (J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol). 2009; 25(2): 241-242. doi: 10.1136/bcr.10.2008.1030
108. Khanna P, Garg R, Rath GP. Introducer needle can be detached from the hub during central venous cannulation. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology. 2009; 25(3): 379-380.
109. Garg R. Enigma of surgical duration for the anaesthesiologists. ISA News Bulletein 2009; 6: 3-4.
110. Garg R, Anjan T. Management of trauma in pregnancy. Obstetric Anaesthesia. 2010; 3(1):3-6.
111. Pandey R, Garg R, Darlong V, Pandey J. Length of epidural catheter in children – need of shortening. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology (J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol). 2010; 26(1): 118-119.
112. Garg R, Rath GP. Reinsertion of dislodged tracheostomy tube using paediatric laryngoscope. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology. 2009; 25(4): 499-453.
113. Garg R, Pandey R. Simple CPAP method – be cautious of its limitations. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia. 2009; 53(2): 242.
114. Khanna P, Garg R, Sunder RA. Rosai-Dorfman Disease- perianaesthetic concerns. Acta Anaesthesiologica Belgica. 2010; 61(1): 1-3.
115. Garg R, Bhalotra AR, Bhadoria P, Gupta N, Anand R. Reasons for cancellation of cases on the day of surgery – A prospective Study. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia (Indian J Anaesth). 2009; 53(1):35-39.
116. Kalyanaraman S, Chandran BS. Patient with Takayasu Arteritis for an emergency laparotomy: anaesthetic concerns. Acta Anaesthesiologica Taiwanica. 2010.
117. Narang S, Dali JS, Agarwal M, Garg R. Evaluation of the efficacy of Magnesium Sulphate as an adjuvant to Lidocaine for Intravenous Regional Anesthesia for upper limb surgery. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care. 2008; 36(6): 840-844.
118. Pandey R, Garg R, Darlong V, et al. Anesthetic management of thoracic type of complete Ectopia cordis - A case report. Pediatric Anesthesia (Paediatr Anaesth)November 2008; 18(11): 1137-1139. doi: 10.1111/j.1460-9592.2008.02658.x.
119. Pandey R, Garg R, Chandralekha C, Darlong V, Punj J. Vaccination and Urgent Surgery in Children: Anesthetic Concerns. Acta Anaesthesiologica Taiwanica. 2008; 46(4):199-200.
120. Pandey R, Garg R, Manikandan R, Punj J, Darlong V, Singh SA. Perianesthetic Management of Generalized congenital Cutis Laxa Syndrome associated with pulmonary stenosis undergoing inguinal hernia repair. Pediatric Anesthesia (Paediatr Anaesth). 2008; 18(9): 907-909.
121. Garg R, Sinha R. Preoperative Atropine treatment and fever in children. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care. 2008; 36(4): 619.
122. Garg R, Bhalotra AR, M Arya, P Bhadoria, G Manchanda. Congenital Cystic Adenomatoid Malformation of Lung-Differential diagnosis and management. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care. 2008; 36(3): 464-465.
123. Mehta M, Garg R, Rath GP, Prabhakar H. Beware kinking of disposable plastic circuit tubing during anaesthesia. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care. 2008; 36(4): 624.
124. Garg R. Rendell Baker Soucek Mask – paediatric mask in adult difficult airways. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care. 2009; 37(2): 328.
125. Garg R, Girdhar KK. Fiberoptic bronchoscope guided tracheal intubation via face mask in apnoeic patients. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care. 2009; 37(2): 330-331.
126. Garg R, Dehran M. Convulsions with propofol: a rare adverse event. Journal of Postgraduate Medicine (J Postgrad Med ). 2009; 55(1): 69-71. doi: 10.4103/0022-3859.48444
127. Garg R. Be vigilant during use of intrathecal clonidine in former preterm infants. Pediatric Anesthesia (Paediatr Anaesth). 2009; 19(1): 58.
128. Garg R. The effect of 45-degree head up tilt on bloody tap during lumber puncture in children. Pediatric Anesthesia (Paediatr Anaesth). 2009; 19(2):169-170.
129. Garg R. Precautions with a modified stimulating Tuohy needle. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care. 2008; 36(6): 912.
130. Garg R, Verma S. Pulse Oximetry in Scleroderma Patient : concerns. Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica (Acta Anaesthesiol Scand). 2008; 52(9):1303-1304. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-6576.2008.01720.x.
131. Garg R. Modified continuous cuff pressure monitor / inflator. Acta Anaesthesiologica Taiwanica. 2009; 47(1):51-52. doi: 10.1016/S1875-4597(09)60023-0.
132. Garg R. Extralong magnetic resonance imaging Compatible Precordial Stethoscope!. Pediatric Anesthesia (Paediatr Anaesth). 2008; 18(12):1280-1281. doi: 10.1111/j.1460-9592.2008.02810.x
133. Garg R, Anju Gupta, Gupta N. Flexi-Slip Aided ProSeal™ laryngeal mask airway insertion by conventional technique. Canadian Journal of Anesthesia. 2009; 56(3):259-260. doi: 10.1007/s12630-009-9047-4
134. Garg R. Negative pressure pulmonary edema – endobronchial intubation or acute lung injury in a predisposed patient?. Canadian Journal of Anesthesia (Can J Anaesth). 2009; 56(3): 264. doi: 10.1007/s12630-009-9044-7
135. Garg R. Spinal anaesthesia in a diabetic patient – effect of CSF composition and physiological changes due to hyperglycemia. European Journal of Anaesthesiology. 2009; 26(3):266-267. doi: 10.1097/EJA.0b013e3283262c5b
136. Garg R. Trachlight for airway management in tongue flap division surgery. Pediatric Anesthesia (Paediatr Anaesth)(Paediatr Anaesth). 2009; 19(3):279-280. doi: 10.1111/j.1460-9592.2008.02863.x
137. Anju Gupta, Gupta N, Garg R. Securing airway in patients with restricted neck mobility. E Letter British Journal of Anaesthesia. -
138. Garg R, Roopa Sharma. Innovative Nerve stimulating needle – careful use. Pediatric Anesthesia (Paediatr Anaesth)(Paediatr Anaesth) (Paediatr Anaesth) 2009; 19(3):283-284. dislodgement. E Letter British Journal of Anaesthesia. doi: 10.1111/j.1460-9592.2008.02882.x.
139. N Dsouza, Garg R. Perioperative Laryngospasm – Review of literature. The Internet Journal of Anesthesiology. 2009; 20(1).
140. Garg R, Darlong V, Pandey R, J Punj. Anesthesia for Oncological ENT surgeries: Review. The Internet Journal of Anesthesiology. 2009; 20(1).
141. Garg R, Ravindra Pandey, V. Darlong, Jyotsna Punj: Anaesthetic considerations for Interventional Radiology. The Internet Journal of Anesthesiology. 2009. Volume 19 Number 1.
142. Garg R, Ravindra Pandey, Vanlal Darlong, Jyotsna Punj. Radial Artery cannulation- Prevention of pain and Techniques of cannulation: review of literature. The Internet Journal of Anesthesiology. 2009; 19(1).
143. Garg R, Dali JS. Assisted Reproductive Technology and Anesthetic considerations: Review Of Literature. The Internet Journal of Anesthesiology. 2008; 18(2).
144. Pandey R, Gupta P, Garg R, Darlong V, Punj J. Renal Cell Carcinoma encasing and invading inferior vena cavae: Anaesthetic concerns. The Internet Journal of Anesthesiology. 2008; 16 (2).
145. Garg R, Rewari V. Dedicated Obstetric Intensive Care Units – one of the correct ways to decrease Maternal Mortality Rate. Obstetric Anaesthesia. 2009; 2(1): 4-6.
146. Garg R. Tongue flap division surgery- risk of flap trauma during laryngoscopy. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology (J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol). 2009; 25(1): 17-22.
147. Chhabra A, Garg R. Nasopharyngeal tube insertion through a nasopharyngeal airway in patients with failed insertion through the nares. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia (Indian J Anaesth). 2008; 52(6): 873-875.
148. Batra RK, Garg R. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation- advanced cardiac life support. Journal of Postgraduate Medical Education, Training And Research. 2008; Vol III(3): 2008: 27-32.
149. Batra RK, Garg R. Anaesthesia for laparoscopic and other endoscopic surgery. Journal of Postgraduate Medical Education, Training And Research. 2008; III(3): 38-55.
150. Garg R, Kumar A, Nath MP, Shende D, Bhattacharya R. Child with cystic fibrosis and pyopneumothorax for emergency thoracotomy for decortication. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia (Indian J Anaesth). 2008; 52(6): 866-869.
151. Pandey R, Garg R. Anaesthetic considerations for interventional Radiology. CME Lectures book. 2008; 21-32. doi: 10.1016/j.annfar.2006.01.018
152. Garg R, Nath MP, Verma S, Kumar A. Patient with Von Willebrand Disease for Gynaecologic Surgery - Perianaesthetic Concerns. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia (Indian J Anaesth). 2008; 52(5):573-576.
153. Sinha R, Garg R, Rewari V. Undiagnosed Myopathy with congenital cataract – Anesthetic concerns and Managment. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia (Indian J Anaesth). 2008; 52(5): 602-604.
154. Garg R, Gupta N. Better technique preventing backflow in intravenous set tubing. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia (Indian J Anaesth). 2009; 53(1):117.
155. Garg R, Sunder RA. Be cautious about inflating face mask cushion. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia (Indian J Anaesth). 2009; 53(1): 115-116.
156. Garg R. Electrocardiogram and capnography: monitoring of ventilatory function in non intubated patient. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia (Indian J Anaesth). 2009; 53(1):111-112.
157. Garg R, Rewari V. Dedicated Obstetric Intensive Care Units. Obstetric Anaesthesia Update 2009; 2(1): 4-6.
158. Garg R, Ramachandran R, Sharma P. Anaesthetic implications of Hyperekplexia-startle disease. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care. 2008; 36(2):254-6.
159. Sinha R, Garg R, Chhabra A. Isolated Factor X Deficiency, A Rare Occurrence: Anesthetic Concerns And Perioperative Management. The Internet Journal of Anesthesiology. 2007; 13(2) .
160. Garg R, JS Dali. A novel neuromuscular blocker binding agent - Sugammadex. The Internet Journal of Anesthesiology. 2008; 18(1).
161. Gupta N, Gupta A, Garg R, Bhalotra A, Kohli A, Bhadoria P. Attitude amongst resident doctors in the speciality of anaesthesiology towards conferences and workshops. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia (Indian J Anaesth). 2008; 52(6):818-822.
162. Gupta N, Anju Bhalotra, Anju Gupta, Poonam Bhadoria, Garg R. Accidental Extubation in a Known Difficult Airway. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology. 2007; 23(4): 425-427.
163. RK Batra, Garg R. Basic Life Support. Journal of Postgraduate Medical Education, Training And Research. 2007; 2(5): 4-6.
164. Dali JS, Garg R. Anaesthesia for Noncardiac Surgery in Heart Transplanted Patient. Journal of Postgraduate Medical Education, Training and Research. 2007; 2(5): 34-41.
165. Garg R, Bhalotra AR, Bhadoria P, Anand R, Kumar A. Muscle Disorder-Experience with two rare Cases. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology. 2008; 24(2): 225-228.
166. Garg R, JS Dali, Munisha Agarwal. Tracheal Intubation Through Intubating Laryngeal Mask Airway with or Without Flexible Lightwand in Simulated Unstable Cervical Spine Patients. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology . 2007; 23(1):17-22.