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QRG Institute of Critical Care and Anaesthesiology

Services & Procedures

Pain Clinic

  • Electronic PCA (Patient Controlled Analgesia)- A method of allowing a person in pain to administer their own pain relief. The infusion is programmable by the prescriber.
  • Continuous Epidural Analgesia- It is used to manage pain after major thoracic, abdominal, and orthopaedic surgery.
  • Disposable PCA device
  • Regional Nerve Blocks- It is the interruption of signals travelling along a nerve, usually for the purpose of pain relief.
  • Oral, Intramuscular and Intravenous Painkillers

 

Types of Anaesthesia provided

Depending on the type of medical status and procedure, the appropriate mode of anaesthesia is provided.

  • General Anaesthesia – A state of total unconsciousness resulting from anaesthetic drugs.
  • Regional Anaesthesia – Loss of sensation in a region of the body produced by application of an anaesthetics agent.
  • MAC (Monitored Anaesthesia Care) – A planned procedure during which the patient undergoes local anesthesia together with sedation and analgesia.