Hedi Kähär

Hedi Kähär MSc is an ICU physiotherapist in Tartu University Hospital specialising in respiratory physiotherapy. After graduating from Tartu University, she moved to London, UK, where she worked as a specialist physiotherapist in Guy´s and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust. On return to Estonia, she started working in Tartu University Hospital Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Clinic. Her main interest is developing ICU respiratory physiotherapy service in Estonia, with a special interest in advanced airway clearance techniques and physiotherapy role in weaning. She is an active member of the Estonian Association of Physiotherapists where she is leading an Estonian respiratory physiotherapy workgroup.