Doctors

Dr. Gireesh Kumar K. P.


Designation :
Clinical Professor and Head
Department :
Emergency Medicine
Email :
gireeshkumarkp@aims.amrita.edu
Qualification :
MD (Internal Medicine)

Dr. Gireesh Kumar K. P. is a Professor of Internal Medicine at Amrita with special interest in the area of emergency medicine. He is one of the pioneers in the field of emergency medicine in India. He started the first emergency medicine specialty in Kerala. He is trained in the management of all major medical emergencies and acute trauma cases. He has also authored eight well-known books in the field of internal medicine / emergency and critical care medicine. He has special interest in management of snakebite cases and infectious diseases/ HIV and sepsis cases and has teaching experience of more than 10 years for postgraduates and undergraduates in medicine and emergency /critical care divisions.

Area of Interest (s)

  • Medical Emergencies
  • Snake Bite and Toxicology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • HIV

Publications

Book Publications

  • Medicine At Your Fingertips (Textbook of Medicine).
  • Medicine Made Easy( Handbook of Clinical Medicine).
  • Handbook of Diabetes and Diabetic Emergencies.
  • Current Concepts of Sepsis Management.HIV/AIDS Treatment Guidelines.
  • Fluid Electrolytes and Acid base Balance.
  • Handbook of Antibiotics.
  • Advanced Emergency Life Support Protocols.