Present designation:  Professor.

Institution: All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

Department: Anaesthesiology, Pain Medicine and Critical Care.

Address for correspondence:    Department of Anaesthesiology

All India Institute of Medical Sciences

New Delhi – 110029

Phone- (011) – 9868397809

E-mail: darlongv@yahoo.com

Qualification:-

  1. MBBS – Rohtak Medical college, Haryana – India
  2. MD – All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.

Area of Interest:   1. Management of Airways.

  1. USG guided Nerve Block.
  2. Paediatric Anaesthesia

 

Publications:

  1. Evaluation of glottic view through Air-Q Intubating Laryngeal Airway in the supine and lateral position and assessing it as a conduit for blind endotracheal intubation in children in the supine position.

Pandey RK, Subramanium RK, Darlong V, Lekha C, Garg R, Punj J, Rewari V, Bajpai M.

Paediatr Anaesth. 2015 Dec;25(12):1241-7.

 

  1. Evaluation of minimal dose of atracurium for cataract surgery in children: A prospective randomized double-blind study.

Darlong V, Garg R, Pandey R, Khokhar S, Chandralekha, Sinha R, Punj J, Sinha R.

Saudi J Anaesth. 2015 Jul-Sep;9(3):283-8.

 

  1. Comparison of air-Q and Ambu Aura-i for controlled ventilation in infants: a randomized controlled trial.

Darlong V, Biyani G, Baidya DK, Pandey R, Chandralekha, Punj J, Upadhyay AD.

Paediatr Anaesth. 2015 Aug;25(8):795-800

 

  1. Caudal bupivacaine and morphine provides effective postoperative analgesia but does not prevent hemodynamic response to pneumoperitoneum for major laparoscopic surgeries in children.

Kundu R, Baidya DK, Arora MK, Maitra S, Darlong V, Goswami D, Mohanaselvi S, Bajpai M.

J Anesth. 2015 Aug; 29(4):618-21.

 

  1. Comparative Sonoanatomy of Classic “Short Axis” Probe Position with a Novel “Medial-oblique” Probe Position for Ultrasound-guided Internal Jugular Vein Cannulation: A Crossover Study.

Baidya DK, Chandralekha, Darlong V, Pandey R, Goswami D, Maitra S.

J Emerg Med. 2015 May; 48(5):590-6.

  1. Comparison of performance and efficacy of air-Q intubating laryngeal airway and flexible laryngeal mask airway in anesthetized and paralyzed infants and children.

Darlong V, Biyani G, Pandey R, Baidya DK, Punj . Paediatr Anaesth. 2014 Oct; 24(10):1066-71.

 

  1. Comparative efficacy and safety of the Ambu®AuraOncelaryngeal mask airway during general anaesthesia in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Baidya DK, Chandralekha, Darlong V, Pandey R, Maitra S, Khanna P.

Anaesthesia. 2014 May 7.

  1. Perioperative complications of cochlear implant surgery in children. Darlong V, Khanna P, Baidya DK, Chandralekha, Pandey R, Punj J, Kumar R, Sikka K.   J Anesth. 2014 Jul 2.

 

  1. Air-Q blocker: A novel supraglottic airway device for patients with difficult airway and risk of aspiration.

 

Vanlal Darlong, Ghanshyam Biyani, Dalim Kumar Baidya, Ravindra Pandey, Jyotsna Punj. J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol. 2014 Oct; 30(4):  589 – 590.

 

  1. Comparison of subarachnoid block with bupivacaine and bupivacaine with fentanyl on entropy and sedation: A prospective randomized double-blind study.

Prerna Varma, Vanlal Darlong, Ravinder Pandey, Rakesh Garg, Chandralekha, Jyotsna Punj. J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol. 2014 Oct; 30(4): 543 – 549.

 

  1. Perioperative management of a patient of Rubinstein-Taybi syndrome with ovarian cyst for laparotomy.

Darlong V, Pandey R, Garg R, Pahwa D.  J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol. 2014 Jul; 30(3):422-4.

 

  1. Robotic assisted thoracoscopic: Perianaesthetic Concerns.

Pandey R, Garg R, Chandralekha, Darlong V. Euro J Anaesthesiology 2010 May: 27 (5); 473 – 7.

 

  1. Darlong V, Chandrashish C, Chandralekha, Mohan VK. Comparison of the performance of ‘Intubating LMA’ and ‘Cobra PLA’ as an aid to blind endotracheal tube insertion in patients scheduled for elective surgery under general anesthesia.

Acta Anaesthesiol Taiwan. 2011 Mar; 49(1):7-11.

 

  1. Darlong, Shende D, Singh M. Low- versus high-dose combination of midazolam-ketamine for oral premedication in children for ophthalmologic surgeries.

          Singapore Med J. 2011 Sep;52(9):704

 

  1. DarlongV, Kunhabdulla NP, Pandey R, Chandralekha, Punj J, Garg R, Kumar R. Hemodynamic changes during robotic radical prostatectomy.   

           Saudi J Anaesth. 2012 Jul; 6(3):213-8.

 

  1. Bikash R Ray. V.K.Mohan, Lokesh, Dilip Shende, Vanlal Darlong. Internal Jugular Vein Cannulation: A comparision of three techniques. Journal of Anaesth Clinic pharmacology

J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol. 2013 Jul;29(3):367-71.

 

 

  1. Ravindra Pandey, V Darlong, J Punj, A Kumar. Perianaesthetic management of the first robotic partial cystectomy in bladder pheochromocytoma – A case report.

Minerva Anestesiologica 2010 April; 76 (4):294-7.

  1. Ravindra Pandey, V Darlong, Jyotsna Punj. Prolonged apnea after small single dose of intravenous tramadol.

AANA Journal 2010; 78(2):110-2.

 

  1. Punj J, Jaryal A, Pandey R, Darlong v. Toe gangrene in an infant subsequent to application of adult type pulse oximeter probe.

J Anaesth Clinical 2010 Aug; 24(4): 130 – 2.

 

  1. Punj J, Pandey R, Darlong V. Development of pneumomediastinum following blunt dissection of esophagus for transhiatal esophagectomy.

Acta Anasthesiol Taiwan 2010 June; 48(2): 107 -108.

 

  1. Pandey R, Darlong V, Garg R. Low-dose spinal anaesthesia for a parturient with Takayasu’s arterirties undergoing emergency caeserian section.

Singapore Med J 2010 June; 51(6): e111 -3.

 

  1. Pandey R, Garg R, Darlong V, Punj J, Chandralekha, A.Unpredicted neurological complications after robotic laparoscopic radical cystectomy and ileal conduit formation in steep trendelenburg position: two case reports.

Acta anaesthesiol belg. 2010; 61(3):163-6.

 

23.  Pandey RGarg RChakravarty CDarlong VPunj JChandralekha. Lowe’s syndrome with Fanconi syndrome for ocular surgery: perioperative anesthetic considerations.

           J of  Clin Anesth.  . 2010 Dec; 22(8):635-7

 

24.  Pandey RGarg RDarlong VPunj JKhanna P. Recurrent seizures in pregnancy-epilepsy or eclampsia: a diagnostic dilemma?  A case report.

         AANA J 2011 Oct 79(5): 388 -390.

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  1. Garg R, Punj J, Gupta P, Darlong V, Pandey R. Perioperative atrial fibrillation in five patients – role of anxiety.

J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol. 2011 Jan;27(1):135-7

 

  1. Punj J, Batra M,Darlong V, Pandey R. Leak in circuit: An unusual cause!                 J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol. 2012 Jan;28(1):133-4

 

  1. Pandey R, Agarwal A,Darlong V, Garg R, Punj J.

Perioperative concerns in patients with tumor-induced osteomalacia for surgical excision of tumor.

Ann Saudi Med. 2012 Nov-Dec; 32(6):656-8.

 

 

 

  1. Chakravarty C, Sivakumaran S, Punk J, Singh N, Pandey           Darlong Acute Abdomen in a Young Girl with Factor XIII              Deficiency Perianesthetic Issues.

J Obstet Gynaecol India. 2012Apr; 62(2):205-6.

 

  1. Pandey R, Garg R,Darlong V, Punj J, Kumar A.

Role of splenic artery partial embolization in a patient with portal                  hypertension and pancytopenia undergoing hysterectomy under           anesthesia.

AANA J. 2012 Apr; 80(2):96-8.

 

 

  1. Darlong V, Pandey R, Garg R. Perioperative concerns of recurrent urinary bladder phaechromacytoma with skeletal metastasis.

Singapore medical journal. 2012; 53(2). 40 – 41.

 

  1. Ravinder Pandey, Anil Kumar, Rakesh Garg, Vanlal Darlong.  Perioperative management of patient with alkaptonuria and associated multiple comorbidities.

Journal of anaesthesiology clinical pharmacology 2011: 27; 259 –       260.

 

  1. Rakesh Garg, Jyotsna Punj, Ravinder Pandey, Vanlal Darlong. Delayed recovery due to exaggerated acid, base and electrolyte imbalance in prolong laparoscopic repair of diaphragmatic hernia.

Saudi Journal of Anaesthesia 2011; 5;

179 – 180.

 

  1. Ravinder Pandey, Rakesh Garg, Darlong.  Hemiparesis after robotic radical cystectomy and ileal conduit formation in steep  trendelenburg position.

J Robotic Surg 2012; 6; 269 – 271.

 

  1. Puneet Khanna, Rakesh Garg, Kajari Roy, Vanlal Darlong.  Emergency caeserian section inprimigravida with portal hypertension,esophageal varices and pre-eclampsia.

          AANA J 2012, October. Vol; 80(5); 379 – 383.

 

  1. Jyotsna Punj, V. Darlong, R.Pandey. Are we responsible for the dizzy operating Surgeon?

Saudi Journal of Anaesthesia 2013; 7:3; 357 – 358.

 

  1. Jyotsna Punj, V. Darlong, R.Pandey. Milky urine a cause for concern?             Indian Journal of Anaesthesia, 2013, 57: 1: 87 – 88.

 

  1. Mohan, V.Darlong. Fibreoptic guided Fogarty catheter placement using the same diaphragm of an adapter within the single-lumen tube in children.           Anesth Anal 2002;95(5); 1241 – 2

 

  1. Mohan, Vanlal Darlong, Amar Singh Bodh. Prophylactic oral or intravenous Ondansetron in prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting in patient undergoing Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (abstract).           Anesthesiology (Suppl) 2002; 96: A 1197.

 

  1. Lokesh Kashyap, Darlong, V.Mohan. Perioperative management in a patient with osteopetrosis with haemophilia.

J Anesth Clinical pharmacology 2003 January; 19(1): 77 – 79.

 

  1. Shende, V.Darlong, N.Asit. Combination of oral ketamine and midazolam for preanaesthetic medication in pediatric patients: Low dose Vs High dose.

Canadian Journal of Anaesthesia 2003; 50 (Suppl): A27.

 

  1. Mohan, Sanjay Verma, V.Darlong. Strabismus surgery and postoperative nausea and vomiting.

Indian Journal Of Strabismology and Pediatric Ophthalmology                     2002; 1: 2002.

 

  1. Darlong, D.Shende, M.S.Subramanyam. Oral ketamine or midazolam or low dose combination for premedication in children.

            Anesth and Intensive Care 2004; 32: 246 – 249.

 

  1. Darlong, S.Krishnan, D.K.Pawar. Pulmonary oedema after pneumatic tourniquet application.

           Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology. 2004; 20(3):               297 – 298.

 

  1. Darlong, T.S.Jayalakhsmi, H.L.Kaul. Stress ulcer prophylaxis in ICU patient on ventilator.

           Tropical Gastroenterology 2003 Jul – Sep; 24(3): 124 –8.

 

  1. Mohan, Chandralekha, V.Darlong. Internal Jugular vein Cannulation- Comparison of central approach (palpation method) and posterior approach (non- – palpation method) (Abstract).

European Journal of Anaesthesia 2005 ; 22(34) : 197.

 

  1. Kunal, V.Darlong, V.Mohan. Intraoperative bronchospasm following inhalation of organophosphate fumigation.

Anesth Analg 2006 April; 102(4): 1291 –1292.

 

  1. Darlong, Monica Khetarpal. Diabetic ketoacidosis and emergency surgery.

Hospital Today 2001; 6(11): 665 – 670.

 

  1. Monica Khertarpal, Subramanyam, V.Darlong. Premedication in children.              Hospital Today. 2001; 6 (11): 431 – 433.

 

  1. Darlong, R.Madan. Hypertension and surgery.

DOS Times 2001; 7(3): 29.

 

  1. Mohan, V.Darlong, V.Saluja, Lokesh Kashyap. Anaesthetic management of a patient with AICD.

Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology. 2006 April; 22(2):           195 – 198.

 

  1. Jyotsna Punj, R Pandey, V Darlong. Unusual cause of tube block.

Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology. 2007                                October;23(4): 433

 

  1. Jyotsna Punj, R Pandey, V Darlong Successful spinal blockade in a parturient with myotonia congenita.

Int. J Obstet Anesth. 2007 Oct; 16(4): 388-9

 

  1. Pandey R, Punj J, Darlong V. One should avoid central venous cannulation on the same side as a functioning forearm arteriovenous haemodialysis fistula.

Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2008 Mar; 52(3): 450-1.

 

  1. Punj J, Pandey R, Singh B, Darlong V. Management of a grade I laryngotracheal cleft in a 4-month-old child with congenital lobar emphysema and severe pulmonary hypertension.

Acta Anaesthesiol Scand.2007 Nov;51(10):1407.

 

  1. Pandey R, Punj J, Darlong V. Domperidone is safe prokinetic in patient with tardive dyskinesia ( E letter). BJA 2007.

 

  1. Rakesh Garg, Ravindra Pandey, V. Darlong, Jyotsna Punj: Anaesthetic considerations for Interventional Radiology.

The Internet Journal of Anesthesiology. 2009. Volume 19 Number 1.

 

  1. Rakesh Garg, Ravindra Pandey, V. Darlong, Jyotsna Punj: Radial Artery cannulation- Prevention of pain and Techniques of cannulation: review of literature.

         The Internet Journal of Anesthesiology. 2009. Volume 19 Number 1

 

  1. Ravindra Pandey, Rakesh Garg, Chandralekha. V Darlong, Jyotsna Punj. Vaccination and Urgent Surgery in Children: Anesthetic Concerns.

Acta Anaesthesiologica Taiwanica (Acta Anaesthesiol Taiwan)                        2008; 46(4): 199−200.

 

  1. Ravindra Pandey, Rakesh Garg, Vanlal Darlong, Jyotsna Punj, Arvind Kumar, Mahesh Kumar Arora, Dilip Shende. Anesthetic management of thoracic type of complete Ectopia cordis – A case report.

Pediatric Anesthesia 2008, 18:1137-1139.

 

  1. Ravindra Pandey, Rakesh Garg, Rajarathinam Manikandan, Jyotsna Punj, Vanlal Darlong, Shweta A Singh. Perianesthetic Management of Generalized congenital Cutis Laxa Syndrome associated with pulmonary stenosis undergoing inguinal hernia repair.

Pediatric Anesthesia 2008; 18(9): 907-909.

 

  1. Ravindra Pandey, Pratyush Gupta, Rakesh Garg, V Darlong, Jyotsna Punj. Renal Cell Carcinoma encasing and invading inferior vena cavae: Anaesthetic concerns.

The Internet Journal of Anesthesiology. 2008. Volume 16 Number 2.

 

  1. Darlong, R. Pandey & J. Punj: Anesthesia for Ontological ENT surgeries: Review.

The Internet Journal of Anesthesiology.2009 Volume 20 Number 1

 

  1. Punj J, Pandey R, V. Darlong. Atypical presentation of fentanyl rigidity following administration of low dose fentanyl in a child during intraoperative period.

Pediatric Anaesthesia November 2008; 18: 1137 -9

 

  1. Pandey R, Punj J, Darlong V. Radial artery cannulation after failed first attempt.

Middle East J Anaesthesiol 2009; 20(1): 129 -130.

 

  1. Punj J, Darlong V, Pandey R.  “Thirty-five French size double lumen tube may not be suitable for tall patient”.

Anesthesia and Analgesia 2008; 107(6) 2092

 

  1. Punj J, Pandey R, Darlong V. One lung ventilation in tracheostomised patient.

Journal of Anaesth and clinical pharmacology 2009; 25(1) 111 –               112.

 

  1. Punj J, Pandey R, Darlong V. Sensorineural hearing loss after general anaesthesia: 52 cases reported until now.

Anesthesia 2009Feb; 64(2) 226.

 

  1. Punj J, Darlong V, Pandey R. Ultrasound characterestics of spread during infraclavicular plexus block.

Reg Anesth Pain Med.  2009 Feb; 34(1): 73.

 

  1. Ravindra Pandey, Darlong V. Anaesthetic considerations for interventional Radiology. CME Lectures book. ISACON 2008. Dec 2008; 21-32.

 

  1. V Darlong, Punj J. Peter’s anomaly – Anaesthetic management. Indian                    Journal Anaesthesia 2009 Aug; 53(4): 501 -3.

 

  1. V Darlong, Ravindra Pandey, J Punj. Sub-tenon and laryngeal mask for anesthesia in a child with isolated pulmonary stenosis undergoing squint surgery.

Acta Anaesthesiologica Taiwanica 2009; Sep; 47(3):156-7.

 

  1. Darlong V. Intra-operative epidural catheter migration into subarachnoid space leading to massive subarachnoidinjection of morphine – a case report.

Middle East J Anesthesiol 2009 Oct; 20(3) 469 – 71.

 

  1. Ravindra Pandey, Chandralekha, Vanlal Darlong, Jyotsna Punj, Renu Sinha, Bikram Jyoti, Chaitra Mukundan, Lenin Babu Elakkumanan. Robot Assisted Thoracoscopic Thymectomy – perianaesthetic concerns.                                European Journal of Anaesthesiology 2010 May; 27(5):473-7.

 

  1. Ravindra Pandey, Chandralekha, V Darlong. Laryngoscope and Bougie aided correct placement of Double Lumen Tube in difficult airway. The Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular.

Anesthesia 2009; 23(4):583-584.

 

  1. Ravindra Pandey, Jyotsna Punj, V Darlong, Eisenmenger’s syndrome in pregnancy: Use of Proseal Laryngeal Mask Airway (PLMA) and Epidural Analgesia for elective cesarean section.

Acta Anaesthesiologica Taiwanica 2009;47(4): 204-207.

 

  1. Ravindra Pandey, Vanlal Darlong, Jyotsna Punj, Shweta A Singh. Airway management of a patient with popping pedunculated subglottic laryngeal polyp.

Acta Anaesthesiologica Belgica 2009;60:251-253.

 

  1. Ravindra Pandey, V Darlong, J Punj, A Kumar. Perianaesthetic management of the first robotic partial cystectomy in bladder pheochromocytoma – A case report.

Minerva Anestesiologica 2010 April; 76 (4):294-7.

 

  1. Ravindra Pandey, V Darlong, Jyotsna Pandey. Length of epidural catheter in children – need of shortening.

Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology 2010; January               26(1):118-9.

 

  1. Mritanjay, V. Darlong, Somnath. Congenital erythropoietic porphyrias: Anaesthetic implications.

Journal of Anaesthesia 2009; 23(4)569-71.

 

  1. Ravindra Pandey, V Darlong, Jyotsna Punj. Prolonged apnea after small single dose of intravenous tramadol.

AANA Journal 2010; 78(2):110-2.

 

  1. Punj J, Pandey R, Darlong V. Development of pneumomediastinum following blunt dissection of esophagus for transhiatal esophagectomy.

Acta Anasthesiol Taiwan 2010 June; 48(2): 107 -108.

 

  1. Pandey R, Darlong V, Garg R. Low-dose spinal anaesthesia for a parturient with Takayasu’s arterirties undergoing emergency caeserian section.

Singapore Med J 2010 June; 51(6): e111 -3.

 

  1. Garg R, Punj J, Gupta P, Darlong V, Pandey R. Perioperative atrial fibrillation in five patients – role of anxiety.

J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol. 2011 Jan;27(1):135-7.

 

  1. Ravindra Pandey, Chandralekha, Jyostna Punj, V Darlong. Brachial plexus injury after robotic assisted thorocoscopic thymectomy. The Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular.

Anesthesia 2009; 23(4):584-6.