The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has thrown up new challenges which we have never faced before. Many new variants of Covid-19 have already emerged against which vaccine may not be effective enough. Long Covid is another major concern. Some studies suggest that around 10% of corona-positive people are affected by long Covid.
A Webinar On “Clinical Challenges In Covid” will be held on July 1 from 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM and is initiated by Dr. M S Kanwar, MBBS, MD, DM, Institutes of Critical Care Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi. Dr. Arun Prasad, FACS, FRCS, FRCSEdMS (MAMC), MBBS (AFMC) Senior General, GI & Bariatric Surgeon Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi; Dr Abdul Samad Ansari, Director Critical care at Nanvati Super Specialty Hospital; Dr. Kalapna Nagpal, Senior Consultant & Robotic Surgeon, Department of ENT and Head & Neck Surgery, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals; Dr. Kashmir Singh, MD, FACEP Emergency Medicine Physician; Dr Om Shrivastava, Director, Infectious Diseases, Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai will be part of the panel.
“Cytokine Storm” and other major concerns like Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) related to Covid-19.
The Webinar will be moderated by Dr. M S Kanwar.
Topics Of Discussion
- Ever-changing clinical picture/imaging pitfalls
- Cytokine Storm
- Management and Ventilatory Challenges.
- Failing and re-emerging experimental therapies
- Covid and renal failure
- Procedural and surgical challenges during covid
- Triaging of covid and suspected covid
- Post and Long Covid
- Diabetes Challenges
- Variants and vacccine
- Worsening lung failure (Vent and O2 dependence) (lung transplant)
Time: 7:30pm – 9:30pm
- Introductiom- 7:15pm
- Brief PPT- 7:20-7:30pm
- Panel discussion- 7:30-9:30pm
- Vote of Thanks – 9:35pm
Moderator: Dr. M S Kanwar, Senior Consultant- Advisor Dept. of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi.
Dr. Arun Prasad, Senior General, GI & Bariatric Surgeon Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi.
Dr. Abdul Samad Ansari, Director Critical care at Nanvati Super Specialty Hospital, Mumbai
Dr. Kalapna Nagpal Senior Consultant & Robotic Surgeon, Department of ENT and
Head & Neck Surgery, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals
Dr. Kashmir Singh MD, FACEP Emergency Medicine Physician
Dr. Om Shrivastav Director, Infectious Diseases, Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai.
Dr. Apar Jindal Clinical Director & Consultant for Lung Transplant, Interventional Pulmonology & Chest Medicine MGM Healthcare, Chennai
Dr. Ajinder(AJ) Singh MD, ER Physician Medical Director Country EMS Agency Merced Country CA.
Dr. Sudha Kansal Respiratory Senior Consultant Medicine Specialist and critical care, ICU Co-Ordinator Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals Delhi
Dr. S. K. Wangnoo Sr. Consultant Endocrinologist, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi
Dr. Sanjiv Jasuja Nephrologist & Transplant Physician Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals,
Dr. Sundar T Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon Apollo Hospitals, Chennai.