|Written by Dr.Md.Redwanul Huq (Masum)|
|Sunday, 15 January 2012 16:05|
When to admit in ICU (Intensive Care Unit):
Any patient should be admitted to intensive care unit (ICU) when he/she fulfill one or more of the following criteria-
- When patient needs or may need endotracheal intubation and invasive mechanical ventilation.
- When patient needs support for two or more organ systems.
- When patient has chronic impairment of one or more organ systems and needs support for acute reversible failure of another organ system.