QRG Institute of Critical Care and Anaesthesiology
Services & Procedures
- 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.