Dr. Farhad N. Kapadia

Dr. Farhad N. Kapadia
General Physician, Mumbai

M.D, M.R.C.P, D.A (U.K.), E.D.I.C.,F.R.C.P.

  • 1 Hospital

Specialities

  • General Medicine

Procedures

  • Mechanical Ventilation

Expertise

  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Monitoring the critically ill patient
  • Neuro intensive care
  • Medical management of the surgical patient
  • Infection control in ICU
  • Organization of Critical Care services
  • Audit and scoring systems in the critically ill
  • Nephrology critical care
  • End of Life issues in the ICU
  • Haematology Issues in the critically ill

Education

  • M.D, M.R.C.P, D.A (U.K.), E.D.I.C. (European Diploma of Intensive Care, European Society of Intensive Care Medicine)
  • F.R.C.P. (Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh) 

Practice Information

P.D. Hinduja National Hospital & Research Center, Mumbai

P.D. Hinduja National Hospital & Research Center, Mumbai

Veer Savarkar Marg, Mahim, Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400016

MON - SAT

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • First Place, European Diploma of Intensive Care Medicine, 1991
  • Postgraduate Merit  Scholarship, Bombay University, 1984
  • 1st Place, Bombay Medical Congress 1983: A.I.D.S. & 1981- Neurohumoral transmission
  • Anderson Scholarship for Academic Proficiency, 1979.
  • InternationalA Perspective from India in End-Of-Life Communication in the ICU. In  Ed David Crippen 2007.Springer  pp 28-30
  • Precipitants of post-traumatic stress disorder following intensive care: Role & need of physical restraints. Intensive Care Medicine 2007;33:2227
  • Drotrecogin alfa in Tropical Infections and Refractory Multi-Organ Failure. [Correspondence] Intensive Care Medicine 2006; 32:1281-2  
  • An Improved Method of Elimination of DNA from PCR Reagents. Mol Diagn. 2005;9:53-57
  • Limitation and Withdrawal of Intensive Therapy at End of Life: Practices in ICUs in Mumbai, India. Crit 
  • Ethics Round Table Debate: Is a physician-patient confidentiality relationship subservient to a greater good. Critical Care 2005 9 ( DOI 10.11.86 cc3527)
  • Unplanned extubation in medical & surgical ICUs. [Correspondence] Intensive Care Medicine 2004;30:2289
  • Antibiotic Failure. Invited Talk. World Conference of Anaesthesia Paris April 2004
  • Post Operative Fever. Is it a Morbidity & Mortality Factor. Invited Talk. World Conference of Anaesthesia Paris April 2004
  • End of Life Issues in the ICU. An alternative perspective. Invited Talk. SCCM Orlando Feb 2004
  • Ethics Round Table Debate: Should an anaesthetized dying patient be awakened to say goodbye to family. Critical Care (http://ccforum) 2003;7  (9th June)
  • Special Issues in the Patient with Renal Failure and Kidney Disease.  In Subspecialty Critical Care.  Clinics In Critical Care Medicine. Eds. Vlad Kvetan & Donald B. Chalfin.  2003;19:233-51 W B Saunders Company Philadelphia
  • Multinational perspective on treatment of the three patients. In  Eds David Crippen, Jack K Kilcullen and David F Kelly.  Three Patients: International Perspective on Intensive Care at the End of Life.  2002.  Kluwer Academic Publishers, Norwell, Massachusetts.  pp 49-54
  • SAPS II and its relation to outcome in patients in Indian ICUs. 8th World Congress of Intensive & Critical Care Medicine. Sydney, Australia 2001. Abstract Book; F18:44
  • Impact of a “required request” policy on eye donation in ICU. 8th World Congress of Intensive & Critical Care Medicine. Sydney, Australia 2001 Abstract Book; F36:48 (Also presented in the 6th national conference on critical care. Hyderabad 2000)
  • Incidence of blocked tracheal tubes in endotracheal and tracheostomy tubes. 8th World Congress of Intensive & Critical Care Medicine. Sydney, Australia 2001 Abstract Book; P449:201
  • Frequency of unplanned extubation in relation to diagnostic categories. 8th World Congress of Intensive & Critical Care Medicine. Sydney, Australia 2001 Abstract Book; P450:201
  • Comparative frequency of tracheal tube displacements with endotracheal and tracheostomy tubes. 8th World Congress of Intensive & Critical Care Medicine. Sydney, Australia 2001  Abstract Book; P451:201
  • Factors Associated With Blocked Tracheal Tubes [Correspondence] Intensive Care Medicine 2001;27:4679-80
  • Effects of Unplanned Extubation on Outcome of Mechanical Ventilation.  [Correspondence] Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2001;163:1755-6
  •  NationalEffects of mobile phone use on specific intensive care unit devices Indian J Crit Care Med 2008;12:170-173
  • Mechanical Ventilation In API Textbook of Medicine Ed Siddarth Shah. 2008: The Association of Physicians of India. 1289-1292
  • Critical Care in Allergic & Asthma in Principles & Practice of Tropical Allergy & Asthma. ed. Wiqaar Shaikh. 2006 Vikas Medical Publishers. Mumbai 649-672
  • Evaluation of Door to Needle time for fibrinolytic administration for acute myocardial infarction Ind J Critical Care Medicine 2005;9:137-140 (also Poster presentation at ISCCM International Conference. Chennai)
  • Role of Bacterial Polymerase Chain Reaction And Plasma Procalcitonin Levels In the Early Diagnosis of Sepsis. Hansraj Nayyar Award for Best research of 2006. Presented at ISCCM International Conference. Chennai Feb 2006
  • Utility of delta ratio in acid base disorders in ICU. Free Paper presentation at ISCCM International Conference. Chennai Feb 2006
  • Audit of Blood usage in ICU. Poster presentation at ISCCM International Conference. Chennai Feb 2006
  • Audit of Decompressive Craniotomy. Poster presentation at ISCCM International Conference. Chennai Feb 2006
  • Utility of electroencephalogram in altered states of consciousness in intensive care unit patients  Ind J Critical Care Medicine 2005;9:19-21
  • A two years outcome analysis of patients on intra-aortic balloon pump [IABP] in a tertiary care hospital: Ind J Critical Care Medicine 2004;8:157-161 (Also presented in the 10th national conference on critical care. Mumbai 2004)
  • he cost implications of surveillance of ICU infections. Indian J Crit Care Med 2004;8:33-35
  • Morbidity and mortality associated with endotracheal intubation: Relation to specialty & experience of personnel (Presented in the 10th national conference on critical care. Mumbai 2004)
  • Analysis of in-hospital resuscitations conducted over a period of one year. (Presented in the 10th national conference on critical care. Mumbai 2004)
  • Patients’ perspective regarding visitors in ICU (Presented in the 10th national conference on critical care. Mumbai 2004)
  • Influence of fever in postoperative period on morbidity and mortality in ICU patients. (Presented in the 10th national conference on critical care. Mumbai 2004)
  • Utility of an emergency intensive care unit (E-ICU) in a tertiary care hospital (Presented in the 10th national conference on critical care. Mumbai 2004)
  • Electroencephalogram [EEG] in altered states of consciousness: (Presented in the 10th national conference on critical care. Mumbai 2004)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism in a tertiary Intensive Care Unit. (Presented in the 10th national conference on critical care. Mumbai 2004)
  • Septic Shock In API Textbook of Medicine Ed Siddarth Shah. 2003: The Association of Physicians of India pp1231-2
  • History of mechanical ventilation. In Textbook on Mechanical ventilation.