ICU at home, with the use of mobile IC unit services: intensive care goes that extra mile

C Hollenga, L. Bouma, M. Smit, J. M. Droogh, M. van Meurs*

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    In this report we describe a patient with a long ICU stay because of severe Guillain Barré syndrome. Treatment was patient-centred and Mobile ICU facilities were used to facilitate an ICU at home for one day. Early focus on individual needs and wishes and close communication with and within ICU treatment teams can help to improve the long-term consequences of ICU admission. Research on which interventions are effective and most cost-effective need to be performed.

    Originele taal-2English
    Pagina's (van-tot)19-21
    Aantal pagina's3
    TijdschriftNetherlands Journal of Critical Care
    Nummer van het tijdschrift1
    StatusPublished - jan.-2020

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