Some advice please
AJFinch7 hours 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?
ssykwa4 days 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...
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Ecmopaul8 days 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
Dailaann12 days 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
SullyR13 days 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...
Wazzafazza7013 days 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
Lifesamystery14 days 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....
Shilla3918 days 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
Aman77721 days 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
Lostandscare22 days 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
titiday23 days 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...)
Shilla3924 days 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...
sophiebee21a month 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...
ICUsteps Bedford Support Group Meeting this Thursday
AndJana month ago
Our next Drop In will be held on Thursday 30th August at the Quaker Meeting Rooms 5 Lansdowne Road Bedford MK40 2BY any time between 6PM and...
One year on my brother still classed as minimally conscious
Leab2017a month ago
I have posted on here several times about my brother who suffered a traumatic brain injury last year , in the past year he has spoke for 2 d...
Boyfriend not waking up from induced coma
khaleesix3a month agoPOPULAR
Last Tuesday my boyfriend got out from the bed and just fell, he had some kind of seizure for minute or two and then his heart just stopped...
Ovarian cystectomy laparoscopy missing cyst wrong side?
M00mina month ago
Just had a laparoscopy to remove a 3cm ovarian dermoid cyst. But when I came round the nurse said they didn't find the cyst.... The incision...
SURVIVAL UNDER ACUTE PNEMONIA OF LUNGS.
aprikot2 months ago
MY SISTER :- AGE,64, -PNEMONIA-KIDNEY,LEVER - BOTH NON FUNCTIONAL, HEART & BRAIN OK UNDER CT/MRI. LUNGS INFECTED, BRONCOSCOPY -CULTURE REPOR...
hair loss after septic shock
jennjoom2 months ago
I got sepsis, and then went into septic shock in April, and was in the ICU and almost died. Three months after that I've started to experie...
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solmaznikooei2 months ago
After her stroke and 2 times cpr now she got septic shock blood pressure still going down only could keep it around 10 with nor epinephrine ...
Learning to walk after severe muscle weakness
Zach123222 months ago
My mom had been In ICU for 4 weeks from a perforated bowel and double sepsis. After the 4 weeks , she spent 2 weeks in the ward.as she's get...
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Gerard712 months ago
Hello, my name is Gerard. I recently had sepsis following a urinary infection I didn't know I had. I woke up one Sunday evening about 6 we...
My brothers in a coma/vegetative state from an OD and I’m losing my mind.
Moonshyne2 months ago
On June 17th, my brother was found unresponsive in a hotel room, having overdosed after being sober for 10 months. His drug of choice was al...
Mw752 months ago
Hi, my brother bought a dirt bike on the 29/06/18, he has never owned a bike in his life, he rode the bike up his road (which is a hill) and...
At the er
ComaBoy2 months ago
I wished I wasn’t. I can’t my docs or they would lock me up
Meaness fierce coma
ComaBoy2 months agoPOPULAR
I have become mean to my wife. Most days I wish I hadn’t come out of my coma. I was in a coma only 11 days, but something has changed in m...
My swine flu experience
EricaEd1232 months ago
In November 2009 I had just barely turned 18 years old. Right after halloween I was very sick. Vomiting, shallow breathing, turns out swine ...
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Father in hospital for 3 weeks
Blue282 months ago
Hi all, first time writing on a forum so hear goes nothing. My dad has been in hospital for almost 3 weeks now and still technically he has...
Hallucinations, I seemed to travel the world, world war 1, 2, America, Africa, Australia, will never understand how I was in so many places
garry20172 months ago
Have read and heard that many people who have been in ICU have experiencedone the same !! it is so frightening and difficult to explain, if...
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