CHENNAI: The scientific condition of playback singer SP Balasubrahmanyam, who is plagued by Covid-19, remains stable, a scientific bulletin issued by MGM Healthcare in Chennai stated on Saturday evening.
He is on ventilator and ECMO give a enhance to within the intensive care unit of the scientific institution. While the ventilator makes exercise of stress to blow oxygenated air into the lungs, the ECMO pumps blood to a heart-lung machine, which eliminates carbon dioxide and returns oxygen-filled blood encourage to tissues.
“He is closely monitored by our multidisciplinary scientific group,” stated the bulletin issued by MGM Healthcare assistant director Dr Anuradha Baskaran.
“Our multidisciplinary scientific group is actively taking part with global consultants from reputed centres within the US and the UK which absorb witnessed spruce volumes of Covid-19 sufferers requiring ECMO give a enhance to,” it stated.
“The worldwide consultants concur with the scientific care that’s being equipped by our scientific group to SP Balasubrahmanyam,” it stated.
The 74-year-stale singer used to be admitted to scientific institution on August 5 with gentle indicators. His condition deteriorated on August 13.