Dr. Krishna H. M.


Department of Anaesthesiology


    Dr Krishna H M teaches and trains postgraduate students.


    • Is instructor for simulation programs at Manipal University Simulation Centre including AHA accredited life support training program.
    • Guides students on their theses. 


Subject Semester / Year


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MD Anaesthesiology Delhi University 2003
MBBS Karnatak University 1999


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC,Manipal Professor and & Head of the Dept. 2021 to 2024
KMC, Manipal Professor 19/05/2014 to 2020
KMC, Manipal Associate Professor 2008 to 2014
KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor 2004 to 2008
Lok Nayak Hospital, Maulana Azad Medical College Senior Resident 8 months
Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi Junior Resident 3 years


Area of Interest


Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Member Of Indian Society of Anaesthesiology, 2002.

  • Member Of Research Society of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology, 2003.

Comparative efficacy of ketoprofen and diclofenac sodium for post- operative pain relief

2003-01-01 R Sehgal Nidhi Agarwal Amit Khatuja HM Krishna

J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol

Heart rate changes with test dose and total dose during caudal epidural block in children as a test to predict correct needle placement

2004-01-01 HM Krishna R Sehgal Rakesh Kumar

J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol

Preoperative fasting and plasma glucose levels in children

2004-01-01 Pramod Gupta R. Sehgal HM Krishna

J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol

Prediction of Difficult Laryngoscopy in Indian Population: Role of Ratio of Patient’s Height to Thyromental Distance

2004-01-01 HM Krishna Munisha Agarwal Dali J Prashant Rampal

J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol

Intraoperative inadvertent endofistular intubation during neonatal tracheooesophageal fistula repair

2005-01-01 HM Krishna Prashant Rampal Munisha Agarwal J S Dali

J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol

Pulmonary aspiration during anaesthesia following laparoscopic cholecystectomy

2006-01-01 HM Krishna Alia Rafique

J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol

Massive haemorrhage during anterior cervical fusion attributable to a tear at the junction of the subclavian and internal jugular veins

2006-01-01 R Prabhu J Kaur HM Krishna

Br J Anaesth

The effect of ephedrine on intubating conditions and haemodynamic during rapid tracheal intubation using propofol and rocuronium

2007-01-01 M D Gopalakrishna HM Krishna UK Shenoy

Br J Anaesth

Controlled comparison between betamethasone gel and lidocaine jelly applied over tracheal tube to reduce postoperative sore throat, cough, and hoarseness of voice

2008-01-01 PA Sumathi T Shenoy M Ambareesha HM Krishna

Br J Anaesth

Comparison of crystalloid preloading versus crystalloid coloading to prevent hypotension and bradycardia following spinal anaesthesia

2008-01-01 Manu Bose Gurudas Kini HM Krishna

J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol

Modified Method of Applying Forced Convective Warmer in Scoliosis Surgeries.

2008-01-01 Jayaraj MB Shyam Dhake Krishna HM

J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol

Chewing gum to prevent lip injuries from orthodontic brackets during anaesthesia.

2008-01-01 Jayaraj Krishna HM

J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol

Comparison of Two Techniques for Insertion of Classic Laryngeal Mask Airway

2008-01-01 Gurudas Kini Alex Joseph Krishna HM

J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol

Laryngeal mask airway and tracheal tube cuff pressures in children: are clinical endpoints valuable for guiding inflation? (reply) E-letter.

2008-01-08 Arushi Gupta Krishna HM


Magnesium Sulphate as Rescue Haemodynamic Stabilizer During Phaeochromocytoma Excision

2009-01-01 Jyothsna Gurudas Kini Krishna HM

J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol

Comparative Evaluation of Low Dose Succinylcholine against Standard Intubating Dose in Children

2009-01-01 Ellango AP Gurudas Kini Krishna HM

J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol

Does the newer preparation of propofol, an emulsion of medium ⁄ long chain triglycerides cause less injection pain in children when premixed with lignocaine?

2010-01-01 Elsa Varghese Handattu Mahabaleswara Anuradha Nittala Krishna HM

Pediatric Anesthesia

Fat Embolism Syndrome Presenting as Sudden Loss of Consciousness

2010-01-01 Roneeta Nandi Nanda Shetty Krishna HM

J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol

Patients with postpartum hemorrhage admitted in intensive care unit: Patient condition, interventions, and outcome.

2011-01-01 Nanda Shetty Muralikrishna Chava Naveen Jasmine Krishna HM

J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol

Unrecognized blunt tracheal trauma with massive pneumomediastinum and tension pneumothorax.

2011-01-01 Nanda Shetty Elsa Varghese Subhashree J Arushi Gupta Krishna HM

J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol

LMA Pro Seal™: not for MRI brain.

2012-01-01 Sharma M Krishna HM

J Clin Monit Comput

Difficult intubation in an infant with Hallermann–Streiff syndrome–easy with Airtraq laryngoscope.

Bhagat S Vinodhadevi V Krishna HM

Pediatric Anesthesia

Nosocomial pneumonia.


Ind J Resp Care 2012; 1(2): 94-100

Insertion of LMA Classic™ with and without digital intraoral manipulation in anesthetized unparalyzed patients.

2012-01-01 Kamath S Shenoy L Krishna HM

J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol

Airtraq in difficult/ failed intubation

2013-01-01 Shetty N Vinodhadevi V Krishna HM

Sri Lankan Journal of Anaesthesiology

Adult face mask for inhalational induction in a child with maxillofacial injury.

2013-01-01 Kundu R Krishna HM

Anesth Essays Res