Critical Illness Polyneuropathy (CIP)

Critical Illness Polyneuropathy (CIP) is a topic covered in the Pocket ICU Management.

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First Things First (assess & treat for the following)

  • Is pt unable to be extubated?
    • Failure of spontaneous breathing trials
  • Is pt in respiratory distress after extubation?
    • Rapid, shallow breathing
    • Paradoxical respiratory movements
    • Hypercarbia

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First Things First (assess & treat for the following)

  • Is pt unable to be extubated?
    • Failure of spontaneous breathing trials
  • Is pt in respiratory distress after extubation?
    • Rapid, shallow breathing
    • Paradoxical respiratory movements
    • Hypercarbia

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Last updated: April 15, 2010