Hope for my mom with pulmonary fibrosis
Hopeformymom15 hours ago
My mom was admitted to the hospital with double pneumonia and copd and now has been moved to icu and now diagnosed with pulmonary fibrosis a...
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Elaine1312116 hours ago
My dad is 78 and has been in intensive care for 11 days he woke up after 8 days but since then he is totally confused and seems to be gettin...
Gloria-n-Bob20 hours ago
My friend was in a motorcycle wreck and he was flown to burn unit. Iam going to visit him but it seems like he is sedated most of the time. ...
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post 10 day coma
smokeyjay67a day ago
I was in a coma in November 2016 for 10 days I woke up with this bag over my head I couldn't get it off so cos I tried when they woke me up,...
Just spreading the word
Sepsur4 days ago
We are now officially an ICUsteps meeting for Chester - all are welcome. We meet at All Saints Church Centre, 2 Vicarage Rd, Hoole Chester, ...
Mom in ICU with cirrhosis complications - let to septic shock - led to ARDS
Marisas7 days ago
My mom had undiagnosed cirrhosis until she went septic and I called 911. They thought she had an infection but never did. Started to improve...
Can't wean off sedation
PetesDaughter7 days ago
My Dad has been in ICU for one month. He's on a ventilator via trach. Every time they lower the propofol to allow him to wake up, his heart...
Milahj7 days ago
I was wondering have anyone else heard of Guillian-Barre my cousin was recently diagnosed. He ended up with this after having pneumonia rea...
Rehab - Out of Network (Insurance - USA)
sejuma7 days ago
Thank you to everyone in this community. I've found previous posts helpful as I've had a loved one (LO) experience a critical illness recent...
Need help with ICU support group idea at my hospital
BritRN8 days ago
I found this site while looking for research on support groups for ICU families and patients. Reading your posts and concerns just shows me...
Not following commands, trach, COPD, pneumonia
PetesDaughter12 days ago
My 76 y.o. Dad has been in ICU since May 20, he was intubated until June 12 when they did a tracheotomy. He's been sedated, sort of awake (...
2+ months with my Dad in a Coma, where do we turn
clloudermilk12 days ago
My Dad had a subdural hematoma 3 weeks after getting a pacemaker. After 2 brain surgeries in 12 hours , they THINK he had a stroke. He has b...
KG198815 days ago
So I'm new here and have been going a bit the last week. My dad had lung cancer and the best option for treatment was surgery. That was 13 d...
HelenLitt24 days ago
Is it normal for someone to have memory loss about who they remember. And does it come back? My friend was in an induced coma for 5 days.
2 month coma
LoriB525 days ago
How great to stumble upon on this group! Perfect timing as I'm struggling a bit and really shouldn't be. I was diagnosed with breast cance...
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Dad in ICU with septic shock
karenhath00925 days ago
Dad was admitted to ICU after collapsing at home and lying there for 16 hours. He was in septic shock when he got to ICU.
Please Help - I'm 5 Months Post Induced Coma and Im Struggling. Lack of care, abuse, no diagnosis, no follow up, no help
Yivaa month ago
Hello I am new here as I've only just found you. In December last year I was placed into an induced coma. They started bringing me round aft...
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ARDS and Hair Loss
Patty58a month ago
I suffered from ARDS AND sepsis in February. I was in ICU for weeks. I was on a ventilator and woke up without use of anything. I had lots ...
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Davesdaughtera month ago
Hi all. My first post on here.
My dad is currently in icu after an op to remove part of his lung. I wont share all the details between then...
Sepsis & PVL
Ticks26a month ago
Hi I've only just discovered this site and I'm hoping it will help me deal with a few issues since I came home from hospital. I was rushed i...
NHS Hack ( bast@rds)
Sepsura month ago
Since leaving ICU - I've ended up @GP a few times. Injuries from not being as robust from acute muscle waste & illness from afte...
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Group meets London
fjomahony2 months ago
Are there any groups at all in the London Area?
Critical illness myopathy
Hanban142 months ago
Hi. I'm a mum of a 16 yr old who suffered post surgery complications after a spinal fusion. She ended up with an emergency tracheotomy and ...
Tbi - ICU for 1 week
lucyjenarog2 months ago
I'm 22years old and I was involved in a car accident 2 months ago and suffered many injuries. The injury I am most concerned about is t...
Sepsur2 months ago
I came out of hospital 8 months ago after 3 months in ICU (2 in an induced coma). We started a support group and wish to come under Icu step...
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Recovery after ICU
Drewlyn2 months ago
Hi, can anyone advise me how to help my partners recovery! he has been 6 weeks out of intensive care after a seven week stay in an induced c...
Eye sight problems and swollen feet, ankles and legs
Coulsey2 months ago
My partner was in intensive care for four weeks with a very serious stomach injury, during which time he also had sepsis. Thankfully, he ha...
Treatment to wake up from sleepy mode?
Sharifg2 months ago
Hi everyone. My sister took poison and recover from the poison stage to normal stage and she is in sleeping mode.doctor told that we gave at...
Lorij252 months ago
I had another post. But I have another one my fiance is more awake now from is induced coma. He has liver/colon cancer and had 3 treatment o...
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Dealing with ICU
Anna10012 months ago
Hi everyone, I'm Anna and I'm 20 years old, I was admitted to ICU over a year ago now (Jan 2016) due to septic shock caused by an rare retro...
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