Sunday, April 26, 2009

CCU or ICU

My dad condition has improve alhamdullilah but he still need the ventilator to pump in air and o2 into his lung. we was discussing which hospital and what unit and boom CCU.... i raise my hand and the doctor laugh... screaming "apa?" i smiled and say "erm What is CCU" and they laugh again

i never in this service before ok mana lah tahu what CCU is.... CPU i know lah... duh!

so what is CCU: it stands for Critical Care Unit it is basically like ICU. but it is so intensive even to visit we need to be vacuum for any foreign object/virus and also put on their special baju..... divide into few chapter (mcm aiesec lak)

* Neonatal intensive care unit (NICU)
* Special Care Nursery (SCN)
* Pediatric intensive care unit (PICU)
* Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
* Coronary Care Unit (CCU) for heart disease
* Cardiac Surgery Intensive Care Unit (CSICU)
* CardioVascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU)
* Mobile Intensive Care Unit (MICU)
* Medical Surgical Intensive Care Unit (MSICU)
* Medical-Surgical Critical Care Intensive Care Unit (MSCC)
* Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU)
* Overnight Intensive Recovery (OIR)
* Neuroscience Critical Care Unit (NCCU)
* Neurological Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
* Neuro Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
* Burn Wounds Intensive Care Unit (BWICU)
* Trauma Intensive care Unit (TICU)
* Shock Trauma Intensive care Unit (STICU)
* Trauma-Neuro Critical Care Intensive Care Unit (TNCC)
* Respiratory Intensive Care Unit (RICU)
* Geriatric Intensive care unit (GICU)


but my dad need for something that i can't find in here...... huhuh.. pray and help us pray ok... they will have placing for us ... we currently in que for this... thanks..... knowledge is the best thing to share .....

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