Editor and PTJ Editorial Board Member
Patricia Ohtake, PT, PhD, joins
Editor in Chief Rebecca Craik, PT, PhD,
FAPTA, in this month's Craikcast, which highlights the articles
in the December issue Special Series on Rehabilitation for People With Critical
Illness. Ohtake summarizes the articles, and Craik adds her thoughts on
important research conducted by established authors in the field, including
physical therapists from across the United States and from Australia. Ohtake
also discusses a 2-fold challenge of the critical care and rehabilitation
communities—to continue to develop effective rehabilitation interventions and
to increase awareness of postintensive care syndrome.
special series will be published in 2 issues—December 2012 and February 2013.