Brain damage `very common` after intensive care: Study

Many people hospitalized in intensive care for conditions like a heart attack face lasting mental deficits similar to traumatic brain injury.

Ex-US president George HW Bush out of ICU

After a week in intensive care in a Houston hospital, former US President George HW Bush was moved out from the ICU, as his condition continued to improve, a spokesman said.

Egypt`s Mubarak leaves intensive care after operation

Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak left the intensive care unit of a German hospital, four days after having a gall bladder removed, Health Minister Hatem al-Gabali has said.

Intensive care procedure saves lives, claims swine flu study

Many patients suffering from symptoms of the H1N1 (Swine flu) virus required support treatment with heart-lung machines, researchers have pointed out.

Intensive care procedure saves lives, claims swine flu study

Many patients suffering from symptoms of the H1N1 (Swine flu) virus required support treatment with heart-lung machines, researchers have pointed out.