KOCHI: On Monday, Aneesh V, 31, recovered from extreme Covid pneumonia and was discharged from VPS Lakeshore Hospital. VV ECMO, a complicated coronary heart and lung system, saved one more particular person affected by post-Covid extreme downside. Aneesh, a CA, was within the hospital for 95 days and on VV ECMO for 52 days.
Doctors at Lakeshore mentioned he was introduced to the hospital on September 9. It was one of the primary retrieval instances on VV ECMO from one other hospital in Kerala, mentioned hospital authorities. VV ECMO was efficiently initiated on the affected person from the hospital in Thrissur and was shifted to Lakeshore for additional therapy.
“He was decannulated after 52 days from VV ECMO, however nonetheless remained on ventilator help for just a few extra weeks. He is present process rehabilitation. At the time of discharge, his blood parameters have been regular,” mentioned Sujith D S, cardiac surgeon, who led his therapy.