Heart attack & 25 minuet cardiac arrest
My husband ( 49 ) had an inferior stemi out of the blue at the end of October. His right coronary artery was completely blocked, so he had an...
Husband in coma cardiac arrest, 20 min anoxic brain injuries. He’s opening eyes but staring at ceiling. No communication.
Induced coma 10 days , it’s now 3 weeks , off sedation but on meds for ; seizures and agitation ( sodium valproate ) , bp meds, and insulin ....
How long were you on a ventilator for before you were given a tracheotomy?...
Husband has been in hospital 10 weeks
Hi I am looking for hope I suppose , my husband was taken into hospital in January with meningitis.....
Husband struggling with ventilator
Hi, My husband is on day 9 of being in an induced coma. They are struggling to get him off the ventilator....
Waking up from Induced come (with a trach) - seeking for advise and hopefully some encouragement....
( A brief summary: My mom, 68 years old, has been in an induced coma for 9 days ( following an in-hospital cardiac arrest, and lung issues. s...
Removing oxygen in Respiratory Failure
I really really don’t want her to struggle to breathe if the oxygen is removed, she is so strong, she has came through so much and although s...
I’m new here: Mum on ventilator with Influenza and unidentified strain of pneumonia.. seeking hope
Within a week she was in the ICU on a ventilator and 100% support....
My husband was diagnosed with COPD last May - he has Severe COPD ( FEV1 of 35%) and suffered respiratory failure in January this year....
Husband in hospital for 10 weeks
after 2 weeks we were told he had an infection in his heart valve, after an operation which was successful he has now been in ICU for 6 weeks...
My brothers in a coma/vegetative state from an OD and I’m losing my mind.
more times lately, I cry and beg him to wake up and still he lies in ICU unresponsive. Looking back there were signs something was “ off ” bu...
My daughter 21 is still in icu, still paralyzed, cannot move a finger....
Sepsis, pneumonia, liver and kidney disease,
Hello 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 ...
Brother in ICU following brain haemorrhage 12 days ago... preparing myself to fly out to see him
My younger brother ( 38yo ) suffered a brain haemorrhage 10 days ago, following numbness in hands and head. He was operated on the dah after ...
Post sepsis recovery and syndrome
Today they are claiming the research doctor ( she was transferred to a hospital closer to home ) said she is unresponsive....
My son is still in ICU, you can see his eyelids moving but has not yet opened his eyes. He had tracheotomy on Tuesday and since then he has n...
My dad is currently in icu after an op to remove part of his lung. My question is has anyone successfully transfered a loved one from icu at ...
What is considered the latter stages of MSA?
Hi my name is Kelly! I have been caring for my Mother for over a year now who was first diagnosed with Parkinson's in Aug 2015 but then redia...
Help xxxx Tracheotomy
My Mum, my nephew and his Mum and me all have Fred's Ataxia. I do loads of exercise and go out and think positive so does my Nephew....
AOSD - Read what it did to my wife
Hi, where do I start. My wife for a long time has had recurrent Lung Infections, Pneumonia, Pleurisy etc....
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