Coping Strategies and Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms in Post-ICU Family Decision Makers

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Abstract

(Abstracted from Crit Care Med, 43:1205–1212, 2015)

Having a loved one in a hospital’s intensive care unit (ICU) is a stressful event for most people. In fact, the burden of being a family decision maker (FDM) for an incapacitated ICU patient is taxing to the point of inducing anxiety and depression.

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