Helen D

Helen D

84 yo female who presents to therapy following hospital stay for sepsis secondary to E.Coli pyelonephritis, Duodenal ulcers complicated by acute blood loss anemia and gastric outlet obstruction. Upon evaluation, Ms .Dawson appeared severely deconditioned and weak upon admission. She participated in skilled physical, occupational, and speech therapies 5 times a week. Ms. Dawson’s supportive family was frequently at her bedside and had began making changes in her home to facilitate her return. Through much hard work, Ms. Dawson was able to return to her house with stand by assistance for some of her self care and modified independent for her mobility. Her memory and ability to swallow also improved during her stay.