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23
Apr
2021

Reflections from Dr Peter O'Brien, Project Lead for the ICU Recovery Coordinator Value Improvement Fund project

23 Apr 2021 Reflections from Dr Peter O’Brien, Project Lead for the ICU Recovery Coordinator Value Improvement Fund project

“Abandoned”, “isolated”, “alone” were just some of words shared by survivors and their families, following an episode of critical illness requiring intensive care. Not only did the patient not know the person they had become, families didn’t recognise the relative they brought home. These recovery stories were shared following attendance at our post-intensive care rehabilitation…

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