What should be included in intensive care for patients with Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS)?

Updated: Apr 21, 2020
  • Author: Michael T Andary, MD, MS; Chief Editor: Milton J Klein, DO, MBA  more...
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Competent intensive care includes the following features:

  • Respiratory therapy

  • Cardiac monitoring

  • Safe nutritional supplementation

  • Monitoring for infectious complications (eg, pneumonia, urinary tract infections, septicemia)


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