Dr. Thomas Koshy
Professor Senior Grade & Head
Phone :
0471-2445752 (R) 2524641 (O)

MBBS:Medical College, Trivandrum, Kerala University, Kerala, India- September 1983

MD and DA Anaesthesiology:Medical College, Kottayam Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala, India- April 1989

PDCC(Post doctoral Certificate course) in Cardiovascular & Neurosurgical Anaesthesiology: SCTIMST Trivandrum, Kerala, India-December 1993

FRCP Edin: Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, UK- June 2018

Head Division of Cardiac Anaesthesia & Department of Anaesthesia: Jan 2019 onwards

Professor Senior Grade, SCTIMST, Trivandrum: Jan 2018

Professor, SCTIMST, Trivandrum: Apr 2009 to Dec 2017

Additional Professor, SCTIMST, Trivandrum: Apr 2002 to Mar 2009

Associate Professor, SCTIMST, Trivandrum: Apr 1998 to Mar 2002

Assistant Professor, SCTIMST, Trivandrum: Apr 1994 to Mar 1998

Senior Resident (PDCC), SCTIMST, Trivandrum, Kerala, India: Jan 1993 to Dec 1993

Anesthesiologist, Private hospitals in Central Travancore, Kerala and Bangalore: June 1989 to Dec 1992

Secretary cum Treasurer of Trivandrum City Branch of Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists (ISA) in 2002

Vice President of Trivandrum City Branch of ISA in 2003.

President of Trivandrum City Branch of ISA in 2004

Vice President of ISA Kerala State from October 2011 to October 2012

President Elect of ISA Kerala State from October 2012 to October 2013

President of ISA Kerala State from October 2013 (tenure 2013-14)

National Treasurer of Indian Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anaesthesiologists (IACTA) from Feb 2012-Feb 2015

National Secretary of Indian Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anaesthesiologists from Feb 2015 to Feb 2018

Registrar of Indian College of Cardiac Anesthesia (ICCA), the Administrative body of IACTA from Feb 2018 to Feb 2021

Transesophageal Echocardiography, Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia, One Lung Ventilation, Streamlining administration

Clinical Evaluation of Chitra Vein Viewer funded by TRC in collaboration with BMT wing in 2018

Design of the Ventilator Circuit and Clinical Evaluation of Chitra Emergency Breathing Assist System (EBAS) funded by TRC in collaboration with BMT wing in 2020

Making prototype and development of a ventilator funded by TRC in collaboration with BMT wing in 2020

Head Division of Cardiac Anaesthesia & Department of Anaesthesia, Member of Academic Committee

Honorary Fellowship of Indian Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anaesthesiologists (FIACTA) in 2012

Honorary Fellowship of Trans Esophageal Echocardiography (FTEE) in 2012

Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, UK (FRCP) in 2018

Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists (ISA) - Life member

Indian Association of Cardiovascular Thoracic Anaesthesiologists (IACTA) - Life member

Indian Medical Association (IMA)- Life member

Indian Society of Neuro Anaesthesia and Critical Care (ISNACC)- Life member

Paediatric Cardiac Society of India (PCSI)- Life member

Indian Society for Study of Pain (ISSP)- Life member

Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine (ISCCM)- Life member

Research Society of Anaesthesia and Clinical Pharmacology (RSACP)- Life member

Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, UK

Comparison of Transesophageal Echocardiography guided Modified 2-Dimensional and M-Mode Tricuspid Annular Plane Systolic Excursions withTransthoracic Echocardiography Guided M-Mode Tricuspid Annular Plane Systolic Excursion in adult and paediatric cardiac surgeries for assessment of Right Ventricular Function

Assessment of diastolic function in pediatric tetralogy of Fallot patients - an intraoperative transesophageal echocardiographic study.

Making prototype and development of a ventilator funded by TRC in collaboration with BMT wing

Hemodynamic changes in response to mannitol infusion in neurosurgical patients undergoing craniotomy: A Transesophageal Echocardiographic study.

Systemic tranexemic acid facilitates tumor bed haemostasis in neurosurgical patients- Intracranial Pharmacological haemostat ? A randomized controlled trial.

Depth of insertion of left sided double lumen endobronchial tube and a height based formula based on breath sounds over left upper lobe in Asian (India) patients: A prospective study.

Intrapleural morphine vs bupivacaine vs combination of both for post thoracotomy pain: a prospective study.

Positioning of double lumen endobronchial tubes- Correlation between clinical and bronchoscopic findings: a prospective study.

Use of oral clonidine as premedication to attenuate the fall in mean arterial pressure due to scalp infiltration with epinephrine-lidocaine solution in patients undergoing craniotomy

A survey on the effect of multi-dose administration of dexamethasone on postoperative nausea and vomiting following spinal surgery

Study on gabapentin premedication on the hemodynamic response to skull pin insertion in patients undergoing craniotomy

Preoperative HbA1C levels predict perioperative hyperglycemia, insulin requirement & prolonged hospital stay in patients undergoing on pump CABG surgery

Comparative study of C-MAC Video laryngoscope and Macintosh laryngoscope for Double Lumen Tube Intubation.

Comparison of cardiac output calculation by 2D, X plane and 3D echocardiographic imaging in patients undergoing cardiac surgery using transesophageal echocardiography

TEE guided comparison of 3D planimetry, 2D planimetry, Doppler Mitral Pressure Half Time and Continuity equation method for quantifying valve area in Mitral Stenosis

Accuracy of a new chest x-ray based method for predicting depth of insertion of endotracheal tube in pediatric patients undergoing cardiac surgery.

Changes in left ventricular preload, afterload and cardiac output in response to a single dose of mannitol in neurosurgical patients undergoing craniotomy: A TEE study

Quantification of right atrial end-systolic volume and ejection fraction in children undergoing cardiac surgery with two-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography

Comparison of fluid responsiveness between patients with and without coronary artery disease by passive leg raising using Transesophageal echocardiography

Internal Jugular Vein Cannulation using a Three-Dimensional Ultrasound Probe in Patients Undergoing Cardiac Surgery: Comparison Between Biplane View and Short Axis View

31 years after MD

Changes in left ventricular preload, afterload and cardiac output in response to a single dose of mannitol in neurosurgical patients undergoing craniotomy: A transesophageal echocardiographic study Dr. Nilay Chatterjee- DM Neuroanesthesia 2008-2010)

Preoperative Glycosylated haemoglobin levels predict perioperative hyperglycemia, insulin requirement & prolonged hospital stay in patients undergoing on pump CABG surgery (Dr. Dinesh Kumar US- DM Cardiac Anesthesia 2010-12)

Comparative study of C-MAC Video laryngoscope and Macintosh laryngoscope for Double Lumen Tube Intubation (Dr. Uvaraj R- DM Cardiac Anesthesia 2013-15)

Comparison of cardiac output calculation by 2D, X plane and 3D echocardiographic imaging in patients undergoing cardiac surgery using transesophageal echocardiography (Dr. Uvaraj R- DM Cardiac Anesthesia 2013-15)

Trans Esophageal Echocardiography guided comparison of Three Dimensional planimetry, Two Dimensional planimetry, Doppler Mitral Pressure Half Time and Continuity equation method for quantifying valve area in Mitral Stenosis (Dr.Rajesh - DM Cardiac Anesthesia 2015-17)

Comparison of fluid responsiveness between patients with and without coronary artery disease by passive leg raising using Transesophageal echocardiography (Dr. Varun- DM Neuro Anesthesia 2016-18)

Quantification of right atrial end-systolic volume and ejection fraction in children undergoing cardiac surgery with two-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography (Dr. Molli Kiran ??? DM Cardiac Anesthesia 2017-19)

Comparison of Transesophageal Echocardiography guided Modified 2-Dimensional and M-Mode Tricuspid Annular Plane Systolic Excursions with Transthoracic Echocardiography Guided M-Mode Tricuspid Annular Plane Systolic Excursion in adult and paediatric cardiac surgeries for assessment of Right Ventricular Function (Dr. Mamatha Munaf DM Cardiac Anaesthesia 2018-21)

Assessment of diastolic function in pediatric tetralogy of Fallot patients - an intraoperative transesophageal echocardiographic study. (Dr. Nagarjuna DM Cardiac Anaesthesia 2019-21)

Organising Chairman/ Organising Secretary of 6 major conferences/workshops

As the member of hospital charges revision committee introduced the computer codes and charging protocol for all anaesthetic procedures for the first time in 2012

As Associate Dean of Examinations and Curriculum successfully implemented E-portfolio student internal evaluation system for DM/MCh courses in 2016, prepared the Academic Calendar, Transcript Templates for DM/MCh and Diploma courses in 2017 and also done a major role in making the Online software for handling all aspects of admissions of post graduate and diploma courses in 2019

As the core member of Convocation committee, prepared the Convocation protocols & templates and implemented them every year in an organized way from 2016

As the core member of the committee, prepared the faculty promotion guidelines in 2015 and 2018 and also the Annual Performance Appraisal Report forms

Introduced Anaesthesia Consent forms in 2007, revised it in 2009, developed the E-posting (2011), E-Register (2012) and E-Duty Roster (2014) with the computer division to make Anaesthesia a paper less department

Anaesthesia Record Form was revised thoroughly in 2018 which captures the pre-anaesthetic evaluation, plan of anaesthesia and intraoperative course more precisely

Implemented comprehensive reporting of perioperative echo for both adults and pediatric cases in 2012 which was revised into two separate report forms for adult and pediatric echocardiography in 2019

Developed the E posting software for posting Anaesthesia Technicians to OTs, Cath labs, MRI suits etc in 2020

OT & ICU Covid Management Guidelines were prepared and posted in SCT intranet and internet.

Organizing Secretary for the 22nd Annual South Zone (Southern States) conference of ISA SZISACON at Trivandrum in August 2005

Joint organizing secretary for the 12th annual national conference of Vascular society of India VSICON-2005 at Trivandrum in Nov 2005.

Chief scientific advisor to all conferences conducted by Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists (ISA) in Kerala State from 2009-2013 & 2015-2017

Chief Co-ordinator (Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia) for the 13th Annual conference of Pediatric Cardiac Society of India (PCSI) at Trivandrum in Sept-Oct 2011

Chief Co-ordinator of the TEE workshop at SCTIMST in association with the of 31st Annual South Zone conference of ISA in August 2015

Organizing chairman of 31st Annual South Zone conference of ISA & 39th Annual Kerala State Chapter Conference held in Kovalam, Trivandrum, in August 2015

Chief Co-ordinator of the Advanced TEE workshop at the 19th Annual national conference of Indian Association of Cardiovascular &Thoracic Anaesthesiologists (IACTA), at Chennai in Feb 2016

Organising Chairperson of the RAAONLINE Basic Transesophageal Echocardiogram and Simulation Workshop-2017 at Chennai in December 2017

Organising Chairperson of the RAAONLINE Advanced Transesophageal Echocardiogram and Simulation Workshop-2019 at Chennai in January 2019

Organising Chairman of Cardiothoracic & Neuro Anesthesia PBLD-cum- Workshops NICE 2019 at SCTIMST in April 2019

First Author Presentations-19

Invited lectures in national and international conferences-178; Orations / Keynote Addresses- 4; Invited Workshop presentations- 26

Vasanth Krishnamoorthy, Saravana Babu, Thomas Koshy, Devarakonda Bhargava, Nithiyanandan Palaniswamy, Baiju S Dharan. Left ventricular thrombus formation during cardiopulmonary pulmonary bypass diagnosed by intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography in a case of anomalous left coronary artery from pulmonary artery - Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia in J of Cardiothoracic Vascular Anesthesia (In Press)

Aishvarya Shree Nedunchezhian, Neeraja Ajayan, Ajay Prasad Hrishi, Unnikrishnan Prathapadas, Manikandan Sethuraman, Thomas Koshy. Finding the calm in the chaos: An institutional protocol for anesthetic management of a patient for neurosurgery during corona virus disease 2020 pandemic. J Neurosci Rural Pract 2020 (Epub ahead of print)

Ananthanarayanan Chandrasekaran, Sabarinath Menon, Baiju Dharan, Thomas Mathew, Vijay Thomas Cherian, Thomas Koshy. Acute cardio-embolic stroke in a preschooler??? A surgical dilemma. Indian Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery (In Press)

Varun Suresh, Manikandan Sethuraman, Jayakumar Karunakaran, Thomas Koshy. Fluid Responsiveness to Passive Leg Raising in Patients with and without Coronary Artery Disease: A Prospective Observational Study. Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia (In Press)

Molli Kiran, Subin Sukesan, Saravana Babu, Anupama Shaji, Shrawanti Ponnuru, Soumya Ramanan, Thomas Koshy. Aberrant band in the right atrium simulating central venous catheter ??? a rare echocardiographic pitfall: J of Cardiothoracic Vascular Anesthesia 2020;34:1390-1391

Saravana Babu, Kiran Molli, Sabarinath Menon, Debabrata Gohain, Bijulal Sasidharan, Thomas Koshy. An intraoperative transesophageal echocardiographic artifact mimicking a tear in left ventricle apex in a case of massive pericardial effusion, Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia 2019;33:2605-2607

Joshi A, Saravana Babu, Nemani N, Kiran M, Ramanan S, Koshy T . Prolapse of aortic right coronary cusp causing right ventricular outflow tract obstruction in a child with large ventricular septal defect. Anesthesia Analgesia Practice: 2019; 13: 284 -286

Deepak Prakash Borde, Shreedhar S Joshi, Murali Chakravarthy, Vishwas Malik, Ranjith B Karthekeyan, Antony George, Thomas Koshy, Uday Gandhe, Suresh G Nair. A survey of practices during cardiopulmonary bypass in India: An Indian association of cardiovascular and thoracic anesthesiologist endeavor. Ann Card Anaesth 2019;22:56-66

Chigurupati K, Sukesan S, Lovhale PS, Dharan BS, Koshy T. Comprehensive intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography of Anomalous left coronary artery from pulmonary artery what to look for and where to look? Echocardiography 2018; 35:391-395.

Misra S, Koshy T, Lovehale PS, Mathew T. Role of transesophageal echocardiography in surgery for hemitruncus arteriosus Anesth Analg 2017:125:1153-1155

Lovhale PS, Misra S, Koshy T. Midesophageal short axis views of the pulmonary valve with conventional 2D TEE: A useful view in pediatric patients. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2017;31:e36-e38

Babu S, Aggarwal N, Asha A, Ashok DS, Koshy T. Importance of 3D real time perioperative TEE in ASD device embolization. Ann Card Anaesth 2017;20:278

Muralidhar K, Tempe D, Mehta Y, Kapoor PM, Mukherjee C, Koshy T et al. Guidelines of the Indian Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anaesthesiologists and Indian College of Cardiac Anaesthesia for perioperative transesophageal echocardiography fellowship examination. Ann Card Anaesth 2016;19:S73-78

Borde DP, George A, Joshi S, Nair S, Koshy T, Gandhe U, Chakravarthy M. Variations of transesophageal echocardiographic practices in India: A survey by Indian College of Cardiac Anaesthesia. Ann Card Anaesth 2016;19: 646-52

Koshy T, Misra S, Chatterjee N, Dharan BS. Accuracy of a chest x-ray based method for predicting depth of insertion of endotracheal tube in pediatric patients undergoing cardiac surgery. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia 2016;30: 947-953

Gopalakrishna KN, Chatterjee N, Koshy T, Sudhir BJ. Novel technique in placement of transesophageal echocardiography probe in neurosurgical procedures. Saudi J Anaesth 2014;8(suppl 1): S129-31

Kundan S, Varma PK, Koshy T. Real-time three-dimensional transoesophageal echocardiography for diagnosing the extent of dehiscence of Starr-Edward vale prosthesis in the mitral position. European Heart Journal Cardiovasc Imaging 2014;15;1060

Misra S, Koshy T. A review of the practice of sedation with inhalational anaesthetics in the intensive care unit with the AnaConDa?? device" in Indian Journal of Anaesthesia 2012;56:518-523

Misra S, Dash PK, Koshy T et al. Incidentally Detected Patent Foramen Ovale in APatient Undergoing Aortic Valve Replacement: To Close or Not to Close In Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia 2012;26:721-728

Chatterjee N, Koshy T, Misra S, Suparna B: Changes in left ventricular preload, afterload and cardiac output in response to a single dose of mannitol in neurosurgical patients undergoing craniotomy: A transesophageal echocardiographic study in Journal of Neurosurgical Anesthesiology 2012;24:25-29

Suneel PR, Koshy T, Unnikrishnan MU: Complete recovery from paraplegia following apparently failed cerebrospinal fluid drainage in a case of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair. Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia 2011;14:236-238

Suneel PR, Koshy T, Unnikrishnan KP. High cuff pressure in the silicone endotracheal tube of the LMA-Fastrach: implications for patient safety. J Clin Anesth 2011;23: 666-667

Misra S, Koshy T, Dash PK: Supracardiac Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection in an Adult Patient: Role of Transesophageal Echocardiography. Echocardiography 2011;28:925-928

Misra S, Koshy T, Mahaldar DA: Sudden decrease in end-tidal carbon-dioxide in a neonate undergoing surgery for type B interrupted aortic arch. Annals of Cardiac Anesthesia 2011;14:206-210

Misra S, Koshy T, Pal S: False tendons and an accessory papillary muscle in the left ventricle. Anesthesia Analgesia 2011; 113:1016-1018

Misra S, Koshy T, Dash PK: Diagnosis of Shone???s anomaly by intraoperative Transesophageal echocardiography in an adult patient undergoing repair of coarctation of aorta. J of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia 2011;25:838-840

Gayatri P, Koshy T, Sinha PK, Rao BRM: A survey on the effect of multi-dose administration of dexamethasone on postoperative nausea and vomiting following spinal surgery. J of Anaesth Clin Pharmacol 2010;26:247-249

Misra S, Unnikrishnan KP, Koshy T, Dash PK , Panda S:A Phantom in the Aortic Valve: Tumor, Thrombus, or Artifact? Diagnostic Dilemmas in J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2011;25:380-381

Misra S, Koshy T, Unnikrishnan KP, Suneel PR, Chatterjee N: Gabapentin Premedication Decreases the Hemodynamic Response to Skull Pin Insertion in Patients Undergoing Craniotomy. J of Neurosurg Anesthesiol 2011;23:110-117

Sinha PK, Misra S, Koshy T, One lung ventilation can alter the severity of aortic regurgitation J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2010;24:736-738

Misra S, Koshy T, Sinha PK, Kapilamoorthy TR Harikrishnan S: A ring artifact in the left ventricle on Transesophageal echocardiography after mitral valve replacement. Anesth Analg 2010;110:731-733

Muralikrishna T, Koshy T, Misra S, Sinha PK: A Novel Technique For Easy Identification Of Subclavian Vein During Ultrasound Guided Cannulation. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2010;24: 210-211

Misra S, Koshy T, Suneel PR. Oral Clonidine Attenuates the fall in Mean Arterial Pressure Due to Scalp Infiltration with Epinephrine-lidocaine Solution in Patients Undergoing Craniotomy. A Prospective, Randomized, Double-blind, and Placebo Controlled Trial. J Neurosurg Anesthesiol 2009;21:297-301.

Misra S, Sinha PK, Koshy T, et al. Accurate Localization and Echocardiographic-Pathologic Correlation of Tricuspid Valve Angiolipoma by Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography. Echocardiography 2009;26:1228-1231.

Misra S, Koshy T, Patro SN, Dash PK. Large pseudoaneurysm of aortic root after aortic valve replacement for rheumatic heart disease: a rare complication. Ann Card Anaesth 2009; 12:152-153.

Misra S, Koshy T, Sinha PK: Embolization of Atrial Septal Occluder Device into the Pulmonary Circulation: Role of Transesophageal Echocardiography. Echocardiography 2009;26:749-752

Misra S, Koshy T, Sinha PK. Identical Drug Packaging: Heparin and Midazolam-yet another instance of similar drug packaging. Ann Card Anaesth 2009; 12:88-89

Misra S, Koshy T: Anesthesia in Developing Countries: One-way Traffic? Anesth Analg 2009; 108: 674-675

Singha S, Sriganesh K, Koshy T, Suneel PR, Dash PK: Near fatal endotrachel tube obstruction in a patient with difficult airway. Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2008; 24:473-475

Koshy T, Sinha PK, Misra S, Suneel PR: A Modified ???Over-The-Needle??? Technique For Arterial Cannulation J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2009;23:753-755

Misra S, Koshy T, Unnikrishnan M, Siddappa S: Is Collapse of the Lung With Increased Lucency on a Chest X-Ray Always a Pneumothorax? J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2009;23:911-913

Misra S, Suneel PR, Koshy T. An intimal flap like projection in the aortic root: aortic root ulcer or dissection? In Diagnostic dilemmas. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2009;23:564-565

Misra S, Dash PK, Koshy T, Manikandan S, Unnikrishnan M, Kapilamoorthi TR: Airway implications of post-ductal coarctation of the aorta and an aberrant right subclavian artery. Can J Anesth 2008;55:650-651

Koshy T, Misra S, Sinha PK, Baiju S: A novel technique to assess aortic valve repair before releasing the aortic cross clamp J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2009;23:79-81

Misra S, Koshy T, Sinha PK, Misra M, Bijulal S: An additional mass in the aortic root in a patient with infective endocarditis scheduled for excision of a tricuspid valve mass? J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2008; 22:495-496

Singha S, Sriganesh K, Koshy T, Suneel PR, Dash PK. Near endotracheal tube Obstruction in a patient with difficult airway. J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol 2008; 24: 473-475

Koshy T, Sinha PK, Misra S, Unnikrishnan M: Pericardial Cyst. Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia 2008;11:129-130

Koshy T, Sandeep P. Tambe, Prabhat Kumar Sinha, Vinayak Karmarkar, Ashok N. Bhupali, Deepak K. Tempe, Colleen G. Koch: Case conference- Rheumatic mitral stenosis associated with partial anomalous pulmonary venous return. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2008; 22:302-310

Sinha PK, Jacob D, Koshy T: In response: ???Rapid decrease in Bispectral index following a single intravenous injection of metoprolol.??? Anesth Analg 2008;106:670

Sinha PK, Koshy T: Monitoring Devices for Measuring the Depth of Anaesthesia ??? An Overview. Indian Journal of Anaesthesia 2007; 51:365-381

Koshy T, Kumar B, Sinha PK: Transesophageal echocardiography and Anaesthesiologist.(Review article) Indian Journal of Anaesthesia 2007;51:324-333

Sinha PK, Jacob D, Koshy T: Rapid decrease in Bispectral index following a single intravenous injection of metoprolol. Anesth Analg 2007; 105:548-549

Koshy T, Sinha PK, Subramanian C, Kapilamoorthy TR: Diagnostic Dilemma- An unusual Chest X-ray J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2007;21:758-760

Sinha PK, Koshy T, Sivakumar P: Nasogastric tube withdrawal: A unusual cause of accidental extubation and near cardiac arrest in an infant. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2007; 22:102-104

Sinha PK, Koshy T, Gayatri P, , Smitha V, Mathew A, Rathod RC: Anaesthesia for awake craniotomy:A retrospective study- Neurology India 2007;55:376-381

Sinha PK, Koshy T: Defective double lumen tubes. Mallinckrodt the culprit!- Anesth Analg 2007;104:1603-1604

Koshy T, Sinha PK., Vijayakumar A, Gupta AK: Undiagnosed high tracheal bifurcation and laryngomalacia in a case of Tetralogy of Fallot with absent left pulmonary artery for emergency surgery- J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2007; 21: 876-879

Sinha PK, Koshy T: Reverse Sellick's Maneuver for Transesophageal Echocardiographic Probe Placement- J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2007; 21:626-628

Koshy T, Vijayakumar A, Sinha PK: Unrecognized descending thoracic aortic compression by a resting transesophageal echocardiographic probe in an infant undergoing cardiac surgery - J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2006;21:727-729

Sriganesh K, Sinha PK, Koshy T, Rao S: Von Hippel Lindau syndrome and anaesthetic considerations- Indian Journal of Anaesthesia 2006;50:472-475

Koshy T, Sinha PK, Vijayakumar A: Another Defect in Right Angle Double Connector Resulting High Peak Inspiratory Pressure During One Lung Anesthesia: A Simple and Practical Approach for Rapid Detection- Anesth Analg 2006; 103:1057-1058

Koshy T, Sinha PK, Vijayakumar A, Dash PK, Unnikrishnan KP: An unusual cause of high airway pressure and inadequate ventilation because of a defective connector despite accurate placement of a double-lumen tube - J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2006; 20:627-630

Koshy T: Hypoxia during one lung ventilation: strategies to control (Review article)- Sri Lankan Journal of Anaesthesiology 2006; 14: 85-92

Varma PK, Padmakumar R, Harikrishnan S, Koshy T, Neelakandhan KS: Holt-oram syndrome with hemiazygous continuation of inferior vena cava - Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 2006; 14: 161-163

Duara R, Suneel PR, Koshy T, Neelakandhan KS: Brachiocephalic artery to left innominate vein fistula following median sternotomy - Eur J Cardiothoracic Surg 2005; 28: 328-329

Koshy T, Gayatri P, Manikandan S, Rathod RC: Depth of insertion of left sided double lumen endobronchial tube and a height based formula based on breath sounds over left upper lobe in Asian (India) patients: A prospective study - Anesth Analg (suppl-Abstract) 2005; 100: SCA 104.

Koshy T, Trivedi D, Nair S: Intrapleural morphine vs bupivacaine vs combination of both for post thoracotomy pain: a prospective study - Anesth Analg, (suppl-Abstract) 2005; 100:SCA 38

Bhuyan RK, Theodore S, Syamkrishnan KG, Koshy T, Neelakandhan KS: Right pulmonary artery compression by trans esophageal echocardiographic probe - Indian Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2005; 21: 194

Rathod RC, Neema PK, Sinha PK, Koshy T: Incidence and treatment of bradycardia during elective epilepsy surgery: A retrospective analysis - Acta Anesthesiol Scand suppl 2003; 47: 106

Rathod RC, Neema PK, Sinha PK, Koshy T: Analysis of circuit hypoxia with Aestiva / 5 anesthesia machine: A Retrospective study - Acta Anesthesiol Scand suppl. 2003; 47: 95-96

Koshy T, Nair SG: Positioning of double lumen endobronchial tubes- Correlation between clinical and bronchoscopic findings (a prospective study) ??? Indian Journal of Anaesthesia 2003; 47: 116-119

Rathod RC, Rupa S, Suresh G, Koshy T: Our experience of perioperative pain management of 7850 patients who undergone thoracotomy for various cardiothoracic & vascular diseases ??? Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 1999; 15:409

Suresh G, Koshy T: Bilateral intrapleural analgesia for sternotomy pain ??? Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia 1999; 2:52

Kore JS, Suresh G, Koshy T: Subclavian vein catheterisation- A comparative study of supraclavicular versus infraclavicular approach ??? Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 1999; 15:133-138

Suresh G, Koshy T: Retrograde cerebral perfusion- An adjunct in the Anaesthetic management of Ascending Aortic Aneurysm (Retrospective analysis of case series) ??? Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 1998; 4:153-159

Chitra Emergency Breathing Assistastance System (EBAS)

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Sinha, Prabhat Kumar; Misra, Satyajeet; Koshy, Thomas, One-lung ventilation can alter the severity of aortic regurgitation., J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 2010, 24; 736-8, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20138548
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Muralikrishna, Tanguturu; Koshy, Thomas; Misra, Satyajeet; Sinha, Prabhat Kumar, A novel technique for easy identification of the subclavian vein during ultrasound-guided cannulation., J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 2010, 24; 210-1, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19285429
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Misra, Satyajeet; Unnikrishnan, Koniparambil Pappu; Koshy, Thomas; Dash, Prasanta Kumar; Panda, Sushanta, A Phantom in the Aortic Valve: Tumor, Thrombus, or Artifact?, J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 2010, , http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20231103
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Misra, Satyajeet; Koshy, Thomas; Unnikrishnan, Koniparambil Pappu; Suneel, Puthuvassery Raman; Chatterjee, Nilay, Gabapentin Premedication Decreases the Hemodynamic Response to Skull Pin Insertion in Patients Undergoing Craniotomy., J Neurosurg Anesthesiol, 2010, , http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20479668
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Misra, Satyajeet; Koshy, Thomas; Sinha, Prabhat Kumar; Kapilamoorthy, Tirur Raman; Sivadasanpillai, Harikrishnan, A ring artifact in the left ventricle on transesophageal echocardiography after mitral valve replacement., Anesth Analg, 2010, 110; 731-3; discussion 73, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20185652
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Misra, Satyajeet; Koshy, Thomas; Dash, Prasanta Kumar, Diagnosis of Shone's Anomaly by Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography in an Adult Patient Undergoing Repair of Coarctation of the Aorta., J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 2010, , http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20728379
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Misra, Satyajeet; Suneel, Puthuvassery Raman; Koshy, Thomas, An intimal flap-like projection in the aortic root., J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 2009, 23; 564-5, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18948029
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Misra, Satyajeet; Sinha, Prabhat K; Koshy, Thomas; Sandhyamani, Samavedam; Parija, Chandrabhanu; Gopal, Kirun, Accurate localization and echocardiographic-pathologic correlation of tricuspid valve angiolipoma by intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography., Echocardiography, 2009, 26; 1228-31, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19725840
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Misra, Satyajeet; Koshy, Thomas; Suneel, Puthuvassery Raman, Oral clonidine attenuates the fall in mean arterial pressure due to scalp infiltration with epinephrine-lidocaine solution in patients undergoing craniotomy: a prospective, randomized, double-blind, and placebo controlled trial., J Neurosurg Anesthesiol, 2009, 21; 297-301, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19955891
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