Expert consensus and recommendations on safety criteria for active mobilization of mechanically ventilated critically ill adults

@inproceedings{Hodgson2014ExpertCA,
  title={Expert consensus and recommendations on safety criteria for active mobilization of mechanically ventilated critically ill adults},
  author={Carol L Hodgson and Kathy R Stiller and Dale M Needham and Claire J. Tipping and Megan Harrold and Claire E Baldwin and Scott J Bradley and Susan C Berney and Lawrence R. Caruana and Doug Elliott and Margot Green and Kimberley J Haines and Alisa M Higgins and K. M. Kaukonen and Isabel Anne Leditschke and Marc R Nickels and Jennifer Davida Paratz and Shane Patman and Elizabeth H Skinner and Paul J Young and Jennifer M. Zanni and Linda Denehy and Steven A. R. Webb},
  booktitle={Critical care},
  year={2014}
}
INTRODUCTION The aim of this study was to develop consensus recommendations on safety parameters for mobilizing adult, mechanically ventilated, intensive care unit (ICU) patients. METHODS A systematic literature review was followed by a meeting of 23 multidisciplinary ICU experts to seek consensus regarding the safe mobilization of mechanically ventilated… CONTINUE READING