In most of the hospitals there is an intensive care unit present that is made specifically for elderly people. That unit is known as geriatric intensive care unit. The concept came into existence after the realization that the elderly need special care as their immune system is far weaker than others. Elderly who suffer from severe infections are admitted to intensive care units where the can be recovered.
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Last date updated on June, 2014