Post-Intensive Care Syndrome
Heidi James, MD and Vanessa Cardy, MD
ICU admission rates have increased due to COVID-19, which means that more of our patients will suffer from post-intensive care syndrome (PICS).
Functional disability 5 years after acute respiratory distress syndrome
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Post-intensive care syndrome: An overview
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Post‐intensive care syndrome: its pathophysiology, prevention, and future directions
Inoue, Shigeaki, et al. Acute Medicine & Surgery 6.3 (2019): 233-246.
A Clinic Model: Post–Intensive Care Syndrome and Post–Intensive Care Syndrome-Family
Huggins, Elizabeth L., et al. AACN advanced critical care 27.2 (2016): 204-211.
Home and community-based physical therapist management of adults With post–intensive care syndrome
Smith, James M., et al. Physical Therapy (2020).
The New York Times: Here’s What Recovery From Covid-19 Looks Like for Many Survivors