Search Tag: pre-ICU vulnerability

ICU Management

Frailty associated with post-ICU disability, death

2018 13 Jun

Among older persons, frailty status prior to intensive care unit (ICU) admission was strongly associated with the subsequent course of post-ICU disability, incident nursing home admission, and death from ICU admission through six months of follow-up, according to new research published online in the journal CHEST. Researchers say pre-ICU frailty... Read more