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Have you been in intensive care with COVID19 in the UK and are of Pakistani ethnicity?

I am recruiting for a study aimed at understanding patient experiences of ICU an...

Help or understanding

Was in ICU while of December suffering with COVID since coming home ive been suf...

Mom finally off ventilator after 7 months!

Hi everyone, great news, after a little over 7 months of my mom being on on a ve...
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Dad Damaged lungs after covid pneumonia

Hello I was hoping to find someone with a recovery story in the state my dad is ...

Pressure support on a ventilator.

Does anyone know what pressure support on a ventilator ? We’ve just had a worry...

Mam in ICU 5 weeks still ventilated very up & down

My Mam is in ICU 5 weeks this she got Covid early January. Off sedation but stil...

Covid and Bloodgasses?

Hi all, I'm not clear about something and wonder if you can help? We just spoke...

My dad 64 with a tracheostomy - Sedation? Steroids? progress

Hi all, My father is currently at a London Hospital in ICU with covid. What beg...

coming off sedation in icu

Hi my partner was admitted to hospital 8 days ago, he had swollen feet and han...

New Member (Covid)

Just joined after 15 days in ICU, 8 on ventilator

Sister ICU Day 50

Today is 50 days since my sister was placed on a ventilator, we have most certai...

Long covid and cognitive problems

I've been home after having covid pneumonia and bring in CCU since 30th December...

Support for relatives

My husband (27) is in ICU following an out of the blue ?asthma attack. Not respo...

What is ICU Delirium?

Do you accept that the meds and lack of oxygen are a sufficient explanation for ...

How long to gain strength and weight

Hi, could someone tell me roughly how long it takes to regain weight and strengt...

Being proned

Is it normal that my dad is still being proned at over 3 weeks in ICU? really st...

Newbie !

Hello New to this site, really glad i was guided towards it. Is anyone from th...

Cardiac Arrest leading to induced coma. Eyes open but no response and moves head lots.

Hello everyone, I just wanted some advice. My father is 63 and had a cardiac arr...

Should I have hope? Covid dad not improving

My dad has been on 100% oxygen and can’t get above 85% on his saturation for al...

Husband in Critical care with covid19

Hi my husband has been ventilated for 5 now after contracting covid,he is front...

Covid symptoms

Long covid symptoms seem to be the same as I am suffering from 6 years after sep...

My poor dad!

So my poor dad had been being proned 16 hours a night and has some nasty wounds,...

Is moving a patient to general ward means there is a recovery?

Hi everyone, as I said before my bf had a brain hemorrhage which caused many oth...

COVID and Sedatation

My dad is going through something similar. He has been in ICU since the Jan 3rd,...

Hospital is giving up on my BF

I am new... I am still hoping. Maybe someone can help shed some light on what is...

Dad still on ventilator with no improvement

Hi, I have just recently joined this site to find some hope in the current situa...

Sister back on ventilator

Hi, I'm new here but needed to get this off my chest. My sister has been in ICU...

What now!

My poor dad is back on a high vent after catching yet another infection, they've...

Maxed out vent settings-not improving-any hope?!

My dad is now on day 40 Of the ventilator. After the first couple of weeks mostl...

And the battle goes on .......

During the early days I posted many times my husband caught COVID end of March l...
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