Qassim Jawell Odah

Department of Technical Community, Technical Institute-AL-Kut, Middle Technical University, Iraq


  • Research   
    A study of the Nurses' Performance about the Acquired Weakness in the Intensive Care Unit by MRC-Scale for Muscle power
    Author(s): Qassim Jawell Odah* and Wafaa Abed Ali Hattab

    Patients with critical condition lead to long stay in ICU which result complications as AW-ICU. The AW-ICU is disability may be permanent or temporary due to lower and upper extremities weaknesses add top respiratory muscle. The critical ill patients occur with AW-ICU about 50% of more causes lead to AW-ICU the most common hypoglycemia, care accident, stroke such as hemorrhage or thrombotic stroke, respiratory failure, Corona virus, early rehabilitation that reduction or prevention ICU complications and effect sedative medication and impact parenteral gastric feeding and early predication for AW-ICU very important by one methods such as medical council research scale (MCR) for muscle power. Other rots for diagnosis are electrical impulses for stimulation and measuring muscle reflexes Acquired weakness comes in different forms, some of which affect nerves or muscles, or are neuromuscul.. Read More»

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