CHENNAI: The scientific condition of playback singer SP Balasubrahmanyam, who is littered with Covid-19, remains precise, a scientific bulletin issued by MGM Healthcare in Chennai mentioned on Saturday evening.
He is on ventilator and ECMO enhance within the intensive care unit of the properly being facility. While the ventilator makes use of tension to blow oxygenated air into the lungs, the ECMO pumps blood to a coronary heart-lung machine, which eliminates carbon dioxide and returns oxygen-crammed blood back to tissues.
“He is closely monitored by our multidisciplinary scientific group,” mentioned the bulletin issued by MGM Healthcare assistant director Dr Anuradha Baskaran.
“Our multidisciplinary scientific group is actively taking part with international consultants from reputed centres within the US and the UK that non-public witnessed gigantic volumes of Covid-19 patients requiring ECMO enhance,” it mentioned.
“The international consultants concur with the scientific care that is being equipped by our scientific group to SP Balasubrahmanyam,” it mentioned.
The 74-twelve months-extinct singer change into once admitted to properly being facility on August 5 with unexcited indicators. His condition deteriorated on August 13.