Physical therapy-driven quality improvement to promote early mobility in the intensive care unit.

@article{Harris2014PhysicalTQ,
  title={Physical therapy-driven quality improvement to promote early mobility in the intensive care unit.},
  author={Christy L Harris and Shafi Shahid},
  journal={Proceedings},
  year={2014},
  volume={27 3},
  pages={203-7}
}
Growing evidence shows that early mobilization of patients in the intensive care unit (ICU) is a safe and cost-effective strategy to improve patient outcomes. However, in ICUs where early mobilization has not been practiced, its adoption requires culture change by the multidisciplinary team, including physical therapists, nurses, respiratory therapists, and… CONTINUE READING