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Post-traumatic stress disorder following critical illness
Terry Hainsworth, BSc, RGN
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When patients enter the dynamic environment of an intensive care unit (ICU) they are often not only critically ill but are also experiencing a psychological crisis (Hardicre, 2003a). Last week two studies were published that highlight the stressful effects of this experience.
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