PICU at Rangadore Memorial Hospital is an 8-bedded multi-specialty tertiary PICU caring for critically ill children. We have 5 ventilators, 2 non invasive ventilators and a new Pediatric Dialysis machine apart from multichannel monitoring for all beds..
Our dedicated team of specialists is led by Dr. Gurudutt, an accredited IAP PICU Fellowship teacher and a DNB teacher. are committed to care for critically ill children and are working to create centre of excellence for Acute Care Pediatrics (PICU). The PICU team consists of 3 fully qualified PICU Consultants and 7 Paediatric DNB students. We have 12 Pediatric trained, experienced nursing staff who are dedicated to looking after critically ill children.
Our dedicated team is well trained to look after critically ill children with both COVID and NON COVID illnesses. Within the first few years of setting up the PICU, we have delivered care for over 1000 sick children with excellent outcomes.
The PICU is an accredited training center for National IAP-PICU fellowship and a training center for DNB Paediatrics.
Conditions Treated at PICU
- Severe Dehydration
- Dengue Shock
- Septic Shock
- Pneumonia with complications including ARDS
- Foreign body aspiration
- Acute Severe Asthma
- Acute renal failure
- Seizures and Status epilepticus
- Meningitis and Encephalitis
- Diabetic keto acidosis
- Snake and scorpion bites
- Complex paediatric surgical emergencies including Acute Abdomen, Intestinal obstruction, Empyema requiring VATS and various Congenital abnormalities
Dr. Gurudutt A.V