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Undone in the ICU: Towards an Understanding of the Long-Term Consequences of Critical Illness by Dr. Brummel

Dr. Brummel begins his presentation by reviewing long-term cognitive impairment and disability associated with survival from critical illness.  He then uses the vulnerability hypothesis to understand risk factors for the development of these poor outcomes after critical illness. After, he describes preliminary trials of rehabilitation for long-term cognitive impairment after critical illness. 

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