PHIL IS BACK
Phil1128 days ago
Hi everyone. Been quite ill for a while but on the mend. Still waiting for my P.I.P. Judicial Review. I had one last July and they awarded m...
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Frontal lobe anoxic injury
Worriedfor10 days ago
Hi has anyone recovered from t he frontal lobe anoxic injury? My partner is in ICU 1 month ; wakeful, not much in communication , fingers a...
Coma semi conscious, eyes opened. head turning a lot?
Worriedfor11 days ago
Hi my partner has just woken from a sedated state(3 weeks ago) In icu. Has been head turning a lot . Is he doing involuntary movements or i...
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RichLW11 days ago
I’ll try to make a long story...less long. My husband had a tumour on his Medulla/Brain stem which was surgically removed (90%) on th...
Foot pain after induced coma
sonyahmaree13 days ago
My daughter fell ill on 29th Aug this yr. She had influenza A and from that contracted viral pneumonia. She was operated on and placed in an...
My big brother - Update
LindseyN16 days ago
John has been receiving physio for a while now and yesterday he managed to lift his head off the pillow very slightly but still no movement ...
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Cafzal6117 days ago
May 4, 2009. I had this. Very severe pain in my stomach, I just could not shake it. I called my son st work and told him I needed to go to...
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My big brother
LindseyN18 days ago
My brother John is 33 years old. Exactly 6 weeks ago today he was admitted to ICU in the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow. Joh...
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Husband in coma cardiac arrest, 20 min anoxic brain injuries. He’s opening eyes but staring at ceiling. No communication.
Worriedfor20 days ago
How long will this stage last? Induced coma 10 days , it’s now 3 weeks , off sedation but on meds for ; seizures and agitation ( sodium v...
Will my Dad ever come off of ventilator?
Football7221 days ago
Dad, 73 yrs. old. ARDS, aspiration, on vent since 8/20. Was on dialysis for 8 weeks, but kidneys have bounced back. No sedation for 1 week...
Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis, probable ARDS and SEVERE anxiety
Fi1986nn25 days ago
My Mum has been on ITU for 2 weeks now, after a severe reaction to a supposedly mild chemotherapy drug. While her other organs are fine, her...
Minimizing the end.
Gsorozcoa month ago
Ive been a hemodialysis pt for 20 yrs & ive suffered thru many secondary problems including a stroke. Id like to stop dialysis. Will they pu...
My 82 year old father has woken 2 times from drug induce coma and has not spokem
kgross84002 months ago
My father was found unconscious at the mall and within the 3 to 5 minute range cpr was doing to him until the emts arrived. They used the ne...
Some advice please
AJFinch2 months ago
Hello, I'm looking for some advice.
3 weeks ago, my dad of 66 went into hospital for an elective lobectomy. He had only one day's notice for...
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Motor and Verbal tics after septic shock?
ssykwa2 months ago
Our 8 year old went into septic shock this past March from an infection after an oral surgery. He was in the PICU for 7 days sedated with a...
Ecmopaul2 months ago
Hi there I was on ecmo for just over 3 weeks in early Jan 2018 I had sepsis pneumonia and flu b I'm one of the lucky ones that pulled throug...
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Post septic shock
Dailaann2 months ago
Hello! I want to report a positive seven month later update from septic shock and and long icu stay. First of all my hair is growing back!!...
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My sisters has been off sedation for 6 days after being put into a coma
SullyR2 months ago
My big sister who is 21 was hit by a car going round the roundabout, she has a TBI, she’s been moved to another room now but she is breathin...
Wazzafazza702 months ago
Had a massive trauma 10 months ago very close to passing over and still have no clue how I court bacterial meningitis.
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Larger stent placed over closed stent
Lifesamystery2 months ago
I had a heart attack - stent @ widowmaker. The stent close up a few months after my heart attack .
Dr. That discovered stent had closed durin...
Waking up from Induced come (with a trach) - seeking for advise and hopefully some encouragement....
Shilla392 months ago
Following my previous post (https://healthunlocked.com/icusteps/posts/138808902/in-need-of-some-encouragement-and-insight.-waking-up-from-co...
Medically induced coma for alcohol withdrawal
Aman7772 months ago
My fiance has been in a medically induced coma for going on three days for alcohol withdrawal due to him being an alcoholic. Does anyone kno...
Just need to vent
Lostandscare2 months ago
My boyfriend has been in icu for 3 weeks now. A few broken bones and the scary part is he has internal bleeding.. first 2 weeks was rough wh...
Can someone help
My boyfriend was in a bad car accident. He was rushed to hospital and they discovered that he has internal bleeding.. he lost some of his li...
Bed sores healed but still hurting
titiday2 months ago
My dad was three months in coma, and he developed bad bed sores in his buttock. After three months it`s already healed, but ever...
In need of some encouragement and insight. (waking up from coma, dealing with the trach, etc...)
Shilla393 months ago
My beloved mom (69 years old) has had a cardiac arrest about two weeks ago. Luckily (in a way...) she was already in hospital at the time...
I’m worried about my Nan...
sophiebee213 months ago
Hello, I’m new here.
My nan had an abdominal aneurysm which had grown large & needed surgery. She is 83. She had her surgery last week and th...
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