Category:Acute Care

Introduction

Acute care is an area of practice dedicated to the provision of physiotherapy services in hospitals. In this setting, individuals are admitted to a hospital for short-term care due to illness, injury, surgery or other trauma. The goal of care is to promote recovery and, once medically stable, ensure safe discharge from a physical rehabilitation standpoint.

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The articles within this category apply to one or more of the following domains related to acute care practice:

  • Hospital structure and services
  • Interprofessional collaboration
  • Chart view
  • Patient safety
  • Medical diagnoses and treatments
  • Tests and imaging
  • Lines and equipment
  • Physiotherapy assessment, treatment & discharge planning

Subcategories

This category has only the following subcategory.

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Pages in category "Acute Care"

The following 87 pages are in this category, out of 87 total.