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Name of Media:

corona patients can follow a tailored multidisciplinary rehabilitation program at medifit rehabilitation centre after an icu admission


Staff Reporter

Publisher or Source:

Olive Press

Type of Media:

Newspaper Article

Media Originally for:

General Public

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Primary Focus of Media:

Post Intensive Care Syndrome (PICS)

COVID-19 Related:



People after a stay in an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) often have Post Intensive Care Syndrome (PICS) this is a combination of physical disorders and limitations such as muscle weakness, reduce stamina, shortness of breath, pain and stiffness in the joints. The physical consequences after ICU are usually known, but there may also be psychological and cognitive problems. These residual symptoms lead to long term limitations in daily functioning and reduced quality of life.

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