Caregivers of ICU survivors at high risk of developing depression, emotional distress

Posted by on May 12, 2016 1:06 am
Categories: health

A new study focusing on caregiver outcomes of critically ill patients reveals that caregivers of intensive care unit (ICU) survivors, who have received mechanical ventilation for a minimum of seven days, are at a high risk of developing clinical depression persisting up to one year after discharge.

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