Dreams or hallucinations?
Lexie3019 hours ago
How do you know what was a dream and what wasn't? Or will I just never know..
Update and Advice on delirium please
TracyG100007 days ago
Hi everyone. I wrote a post about a month ago about my close friend who was in an induced coma with chronic pnuemonia and sepsis. I thought ...
Fighting with ARDS
Ange2910 days ago
My dad was still at the hospital for almost 2months he's 48yrs old only and we're living in the Philippines his Pneumonia turned to ARDS wit...
Sherlock197112 days ago
It's now been a year since coming out of ICU and hospital, I'm on the mend but since coming out of hospital I have noticed that I always ...
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Talking makes it easier
RichardNeill13 days ago
Thank you, to all the responses. Talking and sharing our experiences is such a great way of releasing the craziness that happened. I don't t...
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ICU PATIENTS NEEDED FOR RESEARCH STUDY
Ac1713 days ago
Hello, I am looking for current and former ICU patients to participate in a research study. Please view and feel free to share with patients...
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Coping with life after Coma
RichardNeill14 days ago
I was in a induced coma two and a half years ago. Went from a sore throat to major infection within 24hrs. Fortunately when the param...
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Raising Funds for ICUsteps in Mumbles Triathlon, 7th October 2017
ianprothero16 days ago
I am taking part in the Mumbles Triathlon on 7th October 2107 to raise funds for ICUsteps.
I went through ICU delirium in August 2007 after ...
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2 month after major head injury
Leab201722 days ago
I have posted on here before but I am now 2 month in to the rehabilition of my brother he was attacked 2 month ago and they had to remove th...
Hypothermia Induced Coma
gayle11a month ago
Brother in law had a heart attack last night. He was unresonsivev& blue when EMS arrived. They put him into a medically induced Coma. Hypoth...
Pneumonia and sepsis
TracyG10000a month ago
Hi everybody, my close friend, who is 48, went into hospital 12days ago very unwell and it was found that he had pneumonia and his blood was...
Fungal nail infection after ICU
Drewlyna month ago
Hi all, since my partner came out of ICU some 5 months ago he has had a fungal nail infection on his big toe, he now has severe pain in the ...
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Advice for getting through having loved one in ICU
lotsoflovejuliaa month ago
Hi, I'm new to this group but I'm looking for some support. Three weeks ago my boyfriend was admitted to ICU, he had an accident on his bike...
Sepsis and meningitis
Neetsneetsa month ago
Hi. 3 weeks ago my dad was rushed into hospital and we discovered he had sepsis and meningitis. Amazingly he has fought the infection but ha...
Sepsis and Pneumonia 4 weeks
Popstedsa month ago
Update on my nephew, they have stopped his sedation 3 days ago, but still looks like he is sedated, but i understand it can take a while ...
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Hiddena month ago
February of 2016 I was admitted to the hospital for a near fatal asthma attack. I was in an induced coma for 17 days (hospital for 19) I w...
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Is this what is wrong or am I being neurotic?
azuraadoniaa month ago
A fit 75 female even though had 3rd spinal decompression in Oct 2016. Admitted to a hospital in Spain following a fall when on a cruise ship...
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Research and the ICUsteps Community
ICUsteps-Petera month ago
Research is an essential part of improving critical care and the patient experience. Many ICU survivors find participating in clinical rese...
ICU Patients Needed for Research Study
Ac17a month ago
Seeking former and current ICU patients admitted into the ICU more than 48hrs and within 3 to 6 months after discharge. Must be 1i to 70 yea...
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Please support my triathlon attempt to raise funds for ICUsteps
ianprotheroa month ago
I went through ICU delirium in 2007 following a very serious RTA, 10 days in a coma and years getting through the mental trauma. I wish I ha...
7 years later...
katieellena month ago
Finally getting around to writing a post.
I was in ICU in 2010 when I was 17. I had an asthma attack and had to be intubated. I was in a coma...
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Sepsis, pneumonia, liver and kidney disease,
Just after a bit of advice, my 20 year old nephew has been in hospital since 13th august with severe sepsis and pneumoina, he has been ...
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Mrs-Lady22 months ago
Right now my husband is in ICU. Pnemonia and kidney failure. Ive given them consent to do dialyais but they say it will be temporary because...
Perforated bowel, sepsis and intestinal failure....
makescents1232 months ago
My husband is currently in ICU (on day 72) he had a perforated bowel, sepsis and intestinal failure. He was on life support for 14 days an...
Mrs_Cooper2 months ago
I'm writing a book about coma dreams and wondered if anyone else would like to share theirs?
Please contact me here, or on my facebook pa...
Waking up process
Mihar2 months ago
Hi im sorry im sure its been asked repeatedly but cannot find the answer in earlier posts.
My mum had the flu which caused a life threatening...
5 weeks after major head injury
Leab20172 months ago
My brother was attacked and suffered a major brain injury nearly 5 weeks ago, we were told he wouldn't survive he spent 8 days in a coma and...
Is a ventilator save a human life if he got a major heart attack on the speed of 14000. 5 days ago
Poojajindal152 months ago
My father age 70 years old got a major heart attack speed of 14000. 5 days ago.he is admitted in hospital and now on ventilator.is the docto...
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sweetyvarshney932 months ago
Could anyone please clear me what this report is saying.....My father remains on VV ECMO for past 40 days and now his ecmo is weaned off, he...
Liver and kidney failure
sicksister2 months ago
My sister was admitted unresponsive. On the first day we found out her liver and kidneys we failing oxygen was low red blood platelets were ...
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