Continuous Lateral Rotation Therapy

Swadener-Culpepper, Leslie
April 2010
Critical Care Nurse;Apr2010 Supplement, pS5
Academic Journal
The article reports on the implementation of continuous lateral rotation therapy (CLRT) in mobilized patients. CLRT can provide patients an efficient way of providing early mobility to those critically ill patients whose condition or instability prevents the practice of other forms of mobility. It cites several studies suggesting that CLRT can improve various pulmonary outcome indicators.


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