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  • Understanding Post-Intensive Care Syndrome (PICS) and COVID-19 survivorship

    Although, intensive care has evolved significantly as a result of technological innovations in ICUs the effects of life-threatening illness extend beyond the hospital stay and have a great impact on patient’s life. Post-intensive care syndrome (PICS) refers to a patient’s new or worsened impairment after an ICU stay, persisting past hospital discharge. PICS is evident…