Acute respiratory distress syndrome: how do patients fare after the intensive care unit?

RESUMO Os pacientes com s índrome do desconforto respiratório agudo requerem estratégias ventilatórias que demonstraram ser importantes na redução da mortalidade em curto prazo, como ventilação protetora e ventilação em posição prona. No entanto, os pacientes que sobrevivem têm permanência prolongada, tanto na unidade de terapia intensiva como no hospital, e experimentam redução na satisfação global com a vida (independência, aceitação e perspectiva positiva), na saúde mental (ansiedade, depressão e sintomas de transtorno de estresse pós-traumático), na saúde física (estado físico, atividade s da vida diária, fadiga e fraqueza muscular), na saúde social e na capacidade de realização de suas atividades sociais (amigos ou relações familiares, hobbies e atividades sociais).ABSTRACT Patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome require ventilation strategies that have been shown to be important for reducing short-term mortality, such as protective ventilation and prone position ventilation. However, patients who survive have a prolonged stay in both the intensive care unit and the hospital, and they experience a reduction in overall satisfaction with life (independence, acceptance and positive outlook) as well as decreased mental health (includi...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Terapia Intensiva - Category: Intensive Care Source Type: research

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