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Stopping ICU delirium by getting patients moving

Stopping ICU delirium by getting patients moving

Doctor says the treatment plan makes a 'massive difference' to those in critical care. Any hospital stay can be traumatic. But 30 percent of patients in intensive care units experience ICU delirium. The rate for ICU patients on ventilators, who make up about a third of the ICU population, is even higher, at 70 percent. And ICU delirium can have long-term negative health effects.

CriticalCare.news
September 30, 2018

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