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Showing 1 to 15 of 35 results for rehabilitation critical illness

  1. Rehabilitation after critical illness in adults (CG83)

    This guideline covers rehabilitation strategies for adults who have experienced a critical illness and stayed in critical care. It aims to improve physical, psychological and cognitive outcomes in people who have been discharged from critical care.

  2. Rehabilitation after critical illness in adults (QS158)

    This quality standard covers adults with rehabilitation needs as a result of critical illness that required level 2 or level 3 critical care. It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement.

  3. Acutely ill adults in hospital: recognising and responding to deterioration (CG50)

    This guideline covers how patients in hospital should be monitored to identify those whose health may become worse suddenly and the care they should receive. It aims to reduce the risk of patients needing to stay longer in hospital, not recovering fully or dying. It doesn’t specifically cover the care of children, patients in critical care areas or those in the final stages of a terminal illness.

  4. Suspected sepsis: recognition, diagnosis and early management (NG51)

    This guideline covers the recognition, diagnosis and early management of suspected sepsis. It includes recommendations on recognition and early assessment, initial treatment, escalating care, finding and controlling the source of infection, early monitoring, information and support, and training and education.

  5. Emergency and acute medical care in over 16s: service delivery and organisation (NG94)

    This guideline covers organising and delivering emergency and acute medical care for people aged over 16 in the community and in hospital. It aims to reduce the need for hospital admissions by giving advanced training to paramedics and providing community alternatives to hospital care. It also promotes good-quality care in hospital and joint working between health and social services.

  6. Implementing early and structured rehabilitation for patients admitted to critical care

    This project aimed to improve the structure and delivery of rehabilitation for patients admitted to critical care at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust.

  7. Implementation of a multidisciplinary rehabilitation prescription

    George's General Intensive Care Unit (GICU) attempted to implement a rehabilitation prescription (RP) which identified patient's...

  8. Introduction of a structured approach to cognitive rehabilitation for critical care patients

    sought to provide a structured approach to delivering cognitive rehabilitation to critical care patients at high risk of...

  9. Therapy Support Workers In Critical Care: Improving physical and cognitive rehabilitation

    frequency and intensity of physical and cognitive rehabilitation in patients recovering from critical illness...

  10. Development of a Multidisciplinary Post Critical Care Clinic at Guy's & St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

    shares our experience of successfully embedding a multidisciplinary post critical care clinic model at Guys' & St Thomas' NHS Foundation...

  11. COVID-19 rapid guideline: managing COVID-19 (NG191)

    This guideline covers managing COVID-19 in babies, children, young people and adults in community and hospital settings. It includes recommendations on communication, assessment, therapeutics for COVID-19, non-invasive respiratory support, preventing and managing acute complications, and identifying and managing co-infections.

  12. Rehabilitation after traumatic injury (NG211)

    This guideline covers complex rehabilitation needs after traumatic injury, including assessment and goal setting, rehabilitation plans and programmes, physical, psychological and cognitive rehabilitation, rehabilitation for specific injuries, coordination of rehabilitation in hospital, at discharge and in the community, and commissioning and organising rehabilitation services.

  13. Introducing therapy champions to improve the 24 hour approach to patient rehabilitation

    a therapy champion role, to improve the 24 hour approach to rehabilitation on the rehabilitation ward. Vacant therapy...

  14. Spinal metastases and metastatic spinal cord compression (NG234)

    This guideline covers recognition, referral, investigation and management of spinal metastases and metastatic spinal cord compression (MSCC). It is also relevant for direct malignant infiltration of the spine and associated cord compression. It aims to improve early diagnosis and treatment to prevent neurological injury and improve prognosis.

  15. Electrical stimulation to improve muscle strength in chronic respiratory conditions, chronic heart failure and chronic kidney disease (IPG677)

    Evidence-based recommendations on electrical stimulation to improve muscle strength in chronic respiratory conditions, chronic heart failure and chronic kidney disease. This involves delivering electrical impulses to weakened muscles using electrodes placed on the skin.