Research – Principal Investigator

National and International (Indexed)

Randomized Controlled trials

  1. Sinha A, Jayaraman L, Punhani D.Predictors of difficult airway in the obese are closely related to safe apnea time! JOACP, Year 2020, Volume 36, Issue 1 [p. 25-30] DOI: 10.4103 joacp. JOACP_164_19 PMID: 32174653
  2. Sinha A, Jayaraman L, Punhani D. The supraglottic airway device as first line of management in anticipated difficult mask. JOACP 2019, Volume 35, Issue 4 [p. 540-545] DOI: 10.4103/ JOACP. JOACP_159_19 PMID: 31920242
  3. Sinha A, Jayaraman L, Punhani D. Airway management in morbidly obese with cervical instability using awake insertion of supra glottic device and Aintree intubation catheter. Journal of Anaesthesia and Critical Care Case Reports Sep-Dec 2018; 4(3):27-29.
  4. Sinha A, Jayaraman L, Punhani D, Chowbey P. Transversus abdominis plane block for pain relief in patients undergoing in endoscopic repair of abdominal wall hernia: A comparative, randomised double-blind prospective study. J Min Access Surg 2018;14:197-201
  5. Sinha A, Jayaraman L, Punhani D. Efficacy of ultrasound-guided transversus abdominis plane block after laparoscopic bariatric surgery: a double blind, randomized, controlled study. Obes Surg. 2013 Apr;23(4):548-53. doi: 10.1007/s11695-012-0819-5. PMID: 23361468.
  6. Sinha A, Jayaraman L, Punhani D. ProSeal™ LMA increases safe apnea period in morbidly obese patients undergoing surgery under general anesthesia. Obes Surg. 2013 Apr;23(4):580-4. doi: 10.1007/s11695-012-0833-7. PMID: 23361469.
  7. Sinha A, Jayaraman L, Punhani D, Panigrahi B. ProSeal laryngeal mask airway improves oxygenation when used as a conduit prior to laryngoscope guided intubation in bariatric patients. Indian J Anaesth. 2013 Jan;57(1):25-30. doi 10.4103/0019-5049.108557. PMID: 23716762; PMCID: PMC3658330.
  8. Sinha A, Sharma B, Sood J. Size 2.5 ProSeal(™) LMA: Is it associated with increased attempts at insertion? Indian J Anaesth. 2012 Jan;56(1):44-8. doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.93343. PMID: 22529419; PMCID: PMC3327070
  9. Sinha A, Sharma B, Sood J. ProSeal laryngeal mask airway in infants and toddlers with upper respiratory tract infections: a randomized control trial of spontaneous vs pressure control ventilation. Middle East J Anaesthesiol. 2009 Oct;20(3):437-42. PMID:19950740.
  10. Mahalik S, Prasad A, Sinha A, Kulshrestha R. Delayed presentation of hypertrophic pyloric stenosis: a rare case. J Pediatr Surg. 2010 Feb;45(2):e9-11. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2009.11.012. PMID:20152337
  11. Comparative evaluation of PLMA and Tracheal tubes in laparoscopic cholecystectomy in adult patients. Indian Journal Anaesthesia
  12. Sinha A, Sharma B, Sood J. ProSeal as an alternative to endotracheal intubation in pediatric laparoscopy. Paediatr Anaesth. 2007 Apr;17(4):327-32. doi: 10.1111/j.1460-9592.2006.02127.x. PMID: 17359400.
  13. Sinha A, Jayaraman L, Punhani D. ProSeal™ LMA Increases Safe Apnea Period in Morbidly Obese Patients Undergoing Surgery under General Anesthesia. Obes Surg. 2013 Apr;23(4):580-4
  14. Sinha A, Jayaraman L, Punhani D., B Panigrahi. ProSeal laryngeal mask airway improves oxygenation when used as a conduit prior to laryngoscope guided intubation in bariatric patients. Indian J Anaesth. 2013 Jan;57(1):25-30.
  15. Editorial by Aparna Sinha: Obstructive Sleep Apnea: the growing Menace!! : Journal of Anaesthesia and Critical Care Case Reports 2016 Jan-Apr;2(1):2-3
  16. Sinha A, Jayaraman L, Punhani D, Chowbey P. Enhanced Recovery after Bariatric Surgery in the Severely Obese, Morbidly Obese, Super-Morbidly Obese and Super-Super Morbidly Obese Using Evidence- Based Clinical Pathways: a Comparative Study. Obes Surg. 2017 Mar;27(3):560-568. doi: 10.1007/s11695-016-2366-y. PMID: 27599984.
  17. Sinha A, Jayaraman L, Punhani D. Scale-Ampule Assembly to Assess Ramp Position for Airway Management. Anesth Analg. 2017 Jun;124(6):2087. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000002119. PMID: 28430690.
  18. Sinha A, Sood J. Caudal block and emergence delirium in pediatric patients: Is it analgesia or sedation?. Saudi J Anaesth 2012 [cited 2021 May 13];6:403-7. Available from: https:// www.saudija.org/text.asp?2012/6/4/403/105887
  19. Sinha A, Sharma B, Sood J. Pressure vs. volume control ventilation: effects on gastric insufflation with size-1 LMA. Paediatr Anaesth. 2010 Dec;20(12):1111-7. doi: 1111/j 1460-9592.2010.03450.x. PMID: 21199120.
  20. Sinha A, Sharma B, Sood J. ProSeal as an alternative to endotracheal intubation in pediatric laparoscopy. Paediatr 2007 Apr;17(4):327-32. doi: 10.1111/j.1460-9592.2006.02127.x. PMID: 17359400.
  21. Sinha A, Sood J. Safe removal of LMA in children – at what BIS? Paediatr Anaesth. 2006 Nov;16(11):1144-7. doi: 10.1111/j. 1460-9592.2006.01978.x. PMID: 17040303.
  22. Sinha A, Sood J, Kumra VP. Henoch Schonlein Purpura and difficult intubation –a case report-Indian Journal Anesthesiology 2005; 49(1): 47-48.
  23. Sinha A, Sood J. Safe removal of LMA in children – at what BIS? https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1460-9592.2006.01978.
  24. Laryngeal mask airway insertion in children at what BIS? Indian Journal anesthesiology 2004.
  25. Aparna S Agarwal. The Surgical Neonate (Review Article)— Journal of Neonatology-December 2006
  26. Sinha A, Choudhary Suman. Fiberoptic intubation using three techniques of anesthesia-Indian Journal of anesthesiology 1996.