Impact of COVID-19 on pulmonary function, physical function and quality of life at six months in surviving patients who required intensive care unit and proposal of a comprehensive rehabilitation program.

Project: Research Project

Project Details


The impact of COVID-19 on functionality six months after discharge from the ICU is unknown, nor are there any rehabilitation programs aimed at these patients. rehabilitation programs for these patients. Objective: To determine the impact of COVID-19 in terms of the presence of physical alterations, pulmonary alterations and quality of life in order to design a comprehensive rehabilitation program. Methodology: Mixed and multimethod approach. Results: baseline and baseline and comprehensive rehabilitation program.

The proposal of the present project is aimed at finding out what is the impact of COVID-19 in terms of physical function, pulmonary function, vocal function, oral pharyngeal function, oral pharyngeal function and quality of life, vocal function, oral pharyngeal function, anxiety, stress, depression, post-traumatic stress, and quality of life at six months of follow-up in patients who required anagement at the who required intensive care unit management? And what are the components of a comprehensive rehabilitation program based on the empirical evidence from the
empirical evidence derived from the follow-up of the alterations, the experience of the health professionals of the rehabilitation groups and the best available scientific evidence? best available scientific evidence?

Commitments / Obligations

Five (5) research articles published or submitted to national and international Q3 and Q4 indexed journals
Four (4) degree projects
Two (2) academic events, of a scientific, technological, artistic and cultural nature, among others
Effective start/end date2/1/228/1/24

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Main Funding Source

  • Competitive Funds


  • Región Centro Oriente


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