Zahid Hussain Khan

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UNLABELLED To compare intubating conditions and hemodynamic changes between Bonfils Intubation Fiberscope and Macintosh laryngoscopy without administering neuromuscular blocking drugs (NMBDs). METHODS In this randomized controlled trial,80 male and female patients, scheduled for elective surgery, aged 15 to 60 years, ASA class II or I, non-obese, non(More)
Traumatic spinal cord injury (SCI) has been regarded as a disabling condition, with an annual worldwide incidence of 15 to 40 cases per million (1). Despite stringent traffic regulations, the incidence of SCI is on the rise leaving in its wake patients who remain handicapped throughout their life and a trail of insurmountable problems for their families and(More)
BACKGROUND Hematocrit (Hct) is an important parameter for optimal oxygenation during discontinuation from ventilator, but there is no consensus about its concentration and effectiveness on successful extubation. OBJECTIVES The current study aimed to determine the role of Hct concentration on extubation failure in critically ill patients. PATIENTS AND(More)
Many experimental studies have reported behavioral improvement after transplantation of peripheral nerve tissue into the contused spinal cord, even in large animals. The safety of this treatment in human remains unknown. In this translational phase 1 study, safety of peripheral nerve grafting for chronic spinal cord injuries and possible outcomes are being(More)
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