Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Implementation in Intensive Care Units: A Survey Study


ÇAKMAK A. , Ince D. I. , SAĞLAM M. , Savci S., Yagli N. V. , Kutukcu E. C. , ...More

TURKISH THORACIC JOURNAL, vol.20, no.2, pp.114-119, 2019 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/turkthoracj.2018.18107
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH THORACIC JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.114-119

Abstract

OBJECTIVES: Physiotherapy in the intensive care unit (ICU) improves patient outcomes. We aimed to determine the characteristics of physiotherapy practice and critical barriers toward applying physiotherapy in ICUs.