AICU LIBRARY UMBER
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in General Intensive Care Unit
Survivors: A Systematic Review
Dimitry S. Davydow, M.D.,* Jeneen M. Gifford, M.D., Sanjay V. Desai, M.D., Dale M. Needham, M.D., Ph.D., and O. Joseph Bienvenu, M.D., Ph.D.
General Hospital Psychiatry
Nurses and/or Other Critical Care Medical Professionals, Critical Care Physicians
Type of Media
Post Intensive Care Syndrome (PICS)
Country of Origin
Our objective was to summarize and critically review data on the prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in general intensive care unit (ICU) survivors, risk factors for post-ICU PTSD, and the impact of post-ICU PTSD on health-related quality of life (HRQOL).
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