VIEW SELECTED LIBRARY MEDIA
Name of Media:
ICU Treatment Linked to PTSD Symptoms
Publisher or Source:
Type of Media:
Media Originally for:
Country of Origin:
Primary Focus of Media:
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
A new study finds that treatment in the intensive care unit has a unique set of terrors -- painful enough to be a precipitating factor in the onset of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The conclusion comes from a German study of patients who spent at least one month in the intensive care unit (ICU) at the University of Munich and were evaluated for PTSD up to three years later.
To view the attached Video media file, Click Icon:
PostICU, Inc's library staff reviewed this copyrighted material contained in the library and reasonably believes that its inclusion in our library complies with the "Fair Use Doctrine" because: (1) our library's is for nonprofit and educational purposes; (2) the nature of the copyrighted work is related to our mission; (3) the amount and substantiality of the portion used in relation to the copyrighted work as a whole is fair and reasonable; and (4) the potential market for or value of the copyrighted work will if impacted, should be enhanced, by its presence in our library.