Moving Our Critically Ill Patients: Mobility Barriers and Benefits

Academic Article

Abstract

  • Diagnosis and resuscitation for critically ill patients have improved in the last 25 years, and survival has also increased. With improvements in mortality, the field of critical care has seen increased opportunities to improve posthospital quality of life for survivors¬†of critical illness. This article focuses particularly on how mobilization may improve quality of life for patients. ¬© 2007 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
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  • Morris PE
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  • 1
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  • 20
  • Volume

  • 23
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  • 1