The Intensive Care Unit Support Teams for Ex-Patients (ICUsteps) was founded in 2005 by ex-patients, their relatives and ICU staff to support patients and their families through the long road to recovery from critical illness.
Their aims are to:
- Support patients and relatives affected by critical illness.
- Promote recognition of the physical and psychological consequences of critical illness through education of the medical profession and the general public.
- Encourage research into treatment and the prevention of these issues.
Last updated on 21/07/2012
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