Should we mobilise critically ill patients? A review.

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/221132
Title:
Should we mobilise critically ill patients? A review.
Authors:
O'Connor, Enda D; Walsham, James
Affiliation:
St Columcille's Hospital, Loughlinstown, County Dublin, Ireland. endamed@yahoo.com.au
Citation:
Should we mobilise critically ill patients? A review. 2009, 11 (4):290-300 Crit Care Resusc
Journal:
Critical care and resuscitation : journal of the Australasian Academy of Critical Care Medicine
Issue Date:
Dec-2009
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/221132
PubMed ID:
20001881
Abstract:
Neuromuscular weakness, a frequent complication of prolonged bed rest and critical illness, is associated with morbidity and mortality. Mobilisation physiotherapy has widespread application in patients hospitalised with non-critical illness.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
MeSH:
Critical Care; Critical Illness; Early Ambulation; Humans; Intensive Care Units
ISSN:
1441-2772

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorO'Connor, Enda Den_GB
dc.contributor.authorWalsham, Jamesen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-04-30T11:36:13Z-
dc.date.available2012-04-30T11:36:13Z-
dc.date.issued2009-12-
dc.identifier.citationShould we mobilise critically ill patients? A review. 2009, 11 (4):290-300 Crit Care Resuscen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1441-2772-
dc.identifier.pmid20001881-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/221132-
dc.description.abstractNeuromuscular weakness, a frequent complication of prolonged bed rest and critical illness, is associated with morbidity and mortality. Mobilisation physiotherapy has widespread application in patients hospitalised with non-critical illness.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to Critical care and resuscitation : journal of the Australasian Academy of Critical Care Medicineen_GB
dc.subject.meshCritical Care-
dc.subject.meshCritical Illness-
dc.subject.meshEarly Ambulation-
dc.subject.meshHumans-
dc.subject.meshIntensive Care Units-
dc.titleShould we mobilise critically ill patients? A review.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentSt Columcille's Hospital, Loughlinstown, County Dublin, Ireland. endamed@yahoo.com.auen_GB
dc.identifier.journalCritical care and resuscitation : journal of the Australasian Academy of Critical Care Medicineen_GB
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren

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