Dr. Radhika Dash

Dr. Radhika Dash

Clinical Fellow

Medical/Professional Qualifications

Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Toronto

Dr. Radhika Dash completed her medical degree from Assam Medical College and MD in Anaesthesia from the Institute of Medical Sciences, BHU Varanasi. She then went on to complete the Indian Diploma in Critical Care Medicine, IDCCM, from the Sundaram Medical Foundation, Chennai, and has been practicing as Assistant Professor, Critical Care at Cancer Institute WIA, Chennai, since 2018. She completed a short Clinical Observership under Prof. Elie Azoulay in Service de Medecine Intensive-Reanimation Medicale, Saint-Louis Hospital, Paris, France in 2021.

Areas of Interest/Research

Intensive care challenges after cellular therapy, immunotherapy and stem cell transplant
Lung protective ventilation and ECLS
ICU organization and predictive scoring models


  1. Vanamail PV, Dash R, Balakrishnan K, Edwin T. ‘Recurrent pulmonary thromboembolism during radical cystectomy: A case report’. Indian Journal of Case Reports 2021; 7. 260-62. DOI:10.32677/IJCR.2021.v 07.i06.013
  1. Balakrishnan K, Vanamail PV, Sarojini P, Chockalingam P, Dash R, Soundararajan D. ‘Ultrasonographic Assessment of Diaphragmatic Inspiratory Amplitude and Its Association with Postoperative Pulmonary Complications in Upper Abdominal Surgery: A Prospective, Longitudinal, Observational Study’. Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine 2021; 25:1031-39. DOI:10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23962
  1. Vanamail PV, Dash R, Balakrishnan K. ‘A retrospective analysis of the presentation, outcomes and determinants of severity of postoperative pneumonia in upper abdominal oncological surgeries.’ Indian J Respir Care 2020; 9:52-7. DOI: 10.4103/ijrc.ijrc_21_19
  2. Dash RA, Balakrishnan KP. ‘Transthoracic esophagectomy in a patient with Fanconi’s anaemia.’ Indian J Anaesth 2017; 61:602-4. DOI: 10.4103/ija.IJA_251_17
  3. Dash R, Dubey RK, Mishra LD. ‘The Effect of Propofol versus Etomidate Induction on Middle Cerebral Artery Flow Velocities and its Derived Parameters Using Transcranial Doppler Ultrasonography’. Journal of Clinical Anesthesia and Management 2017; 2(1). DOI: 10.16966/2470-9956.125

Honours & Awards
2014: Dr Phool and Sashi Chandra Memorial Gold Medal for first position at MD Anaesthesiology Exam

Personal Interests
Animal Rescue




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