Post-critical care long COVID: reducing the physical and emotional toll
Pathophysiological mechanisms, assessments and therapeutic options in patients with long COVID following intensive care unit admission
Aims : to discuss the pathophysiological mechanisms of post-intensive care unit (ICU) long COVID; to explore how to wean from mechanical ventilation and the therapeutic modalities of inpatient physiotherapy and outpatient rehabilitation; to discuss the psychological and cognitive aspects of post-ICU long COVID, particularly the assessment and support of these patients.
Target audience :
Adult pulmonologist/Clinician, Clinical researcher, General practitioner, Medical Student, Medical Technical Assistant, Nurse, Respiratory critical care physician, Patient, Physician in Pulmonary Training, Physiologist, Respiratory physiotherapist, Respiratory therapist, Journalist
General respiratory patient care, Pulmonary rehabilitation, Respiratory intensive care