Beschreibung* A much needed guide to detailed follow up and focused care of patients following a stay on the intensive care unit * Looks at the longer term residual effects of critical illness, including disability, functionality and specific disorders and problems * Includes practical information on running an aftercare programme, including where, when, how and who * Focuses not only on the patient but also on the needs of the relatives * Written for the multidisciplinary hospital and community teams
InhaltsverzeichnisIntroduction; Immediate problems after ICU; After discharge from hospital; Aftercare programme - Where, when, how, and who, including ward visits and outpatient clinics for patients and relatives; Setting up an outpatient clinic
Untertitel: black & white illustrations. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: Elsevier Health Sciences
Erscheinungsdatum: Januar 2002
Seitenanzahl: 180 Seiten