This prospective study compared clinical outcomes in ICU patients who either received standard care or an intervention comprised of 20 minutes of exercise once daily for 2-7 days. Patients in the intervention group had a significantly decreased length of stay in the ICU.
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Care Settings: Acute Care
Clinical Focus: Early Mobility
Content Type: Journal Articles
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Reference: Winkelman C, Johnson K, Hejal R, Gordon, N, et al. Examing the Positive Effects of Exercise in Intubated Adults in ICU: A Prospective Repeated Measures Clinical Study. Intensive Critical Care Nursing. 2012; 28(6):307-318.