Skip to main content

After the Intensive Care Unit (ICU): QE II Department of Critical Care (3A and 5.2 ICU)

Last Update
Print Code
3A and 5.2 Critical Care Quality Team

This pamphlet provides information for patients transferring out of the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). Topics about the recovery from a critical illness are covered, including memory problems, sleep, depression and/or anxiety, breathing, weakness and pain, body image, and family. Ways to help with common problems while recovering from a critical illness are also provided.

This pamphlet is also available in French: FF85-2185
Après l’unité de soins intensifs (USI)

©2024 Nova Scotia Health Authority. All rights reserved.