Neuromuscular Weakness in Intensive Care Article (Faculty180)

cited authors

  • Malaiyandi, Deepa; James, Elysia


  • Diseases of the peripheral nervous system create an additional diagnostic conundrum within the intensive care setting. Causes are vast, presentations are myriad, and symptoms are often ill-defined or misidentified. Care benefits from a multidisciplinary approach including a neuromuscular specialist, rehabilitation services, and a specialty pharmacist in addition to the neurocritical care team. In general, survivors achieve a good functional recovery relative to their preintensive care unit baseline.

publication date

  • 2023

published in

start page

  • 123

end page

  • 138


  • 39