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CASE REPORT
Year : 2008  |  Volume : 52  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 93

Use of Multimedia Message Service Technology in the Operation Theatre: A Case Report


1 Assistant Professor, Anaesthesiology & Resuscitation, Institute: Dayanand Medical College & Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab, India
2 P. G Student, Anaesthesiology & Resuscitation, Institute: Dayanand Medical College & Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab, India
3 Senior Resident, Anaesthesiology & Resuscitation, Institute: Dayanand Medical College & Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab, India
4 P. G. Student, Anaesthesiology & Resuscitation, Institute: Dayanand Medical College & Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab, India
5 Associate Professor, Anaesthesiology & Resuscitation, Institute: Dayanand Medical College & Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab, India
6 Professor & Head Department:Anaesthesiology & Resuscitation, Institute: Dayanand Medical College & Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab, India

Correspondence Address:
Anurag Tewari
Dayanand Medical College & Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab
India
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The use of mobile phones has long been controversial in the operation theatres citing various incidences wherein aberration of the electronic equipments has occurred due to their use. We hereby report a case where we used mobile phone to capture a dysrrhythmia occurring intra-operatively in a patient via multimedia messaging service (MMS) technology, and sending it to the consultant in charge and a cardiologist via multimedia messaging service(MMS technology) and taking immediate remedial action.


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