Muscle mass and physical recovery in ICU: innovations for targeting of nutrition and exercise.

Abstract

PURPOSE OF REVIEW We have significantly improved hospital mortality from sepsis and critical illness in last 10 years; however, over this same period we have tripled the number of 'ICU survivors' going to rehabilitation. Furthermore, as up to half the deaths in the first year following ICU admission occur post-ICU discharge, it is unclear how many of these… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MCC.0000000000000431

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