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Medical Research Council-sumscore: a toolfor evaluating muscle weakness in patientswith post-intensive care syndrome
Zeynep Turan, Mahir Topaloglu and Ozden Ozyemisci Taskiran
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Critical Care - BioMed Central
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Critical Care Physicians,General Medical Professionals,Nurses and/or Other Critical Care Medical Professionals
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Post Intensive Care Syndrome (PICS)
COVID-19 may lead to severe acute respiratory distress syndrome requiring intensive care unit (ICU) support. Patients surviving respiratory distress could develop post-intensive care syndrome (PICS) that includes ICU-acquired weakness (ICUAW). Nearly 66% of COVID-19 patients have clinically important muscle weakness following discharge . Therefore, communication between the critical care and rehabilitation physician is important to evaluate the physical function of COVID-19 survivors to start rehabilitation timely.
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