Post-Traumatic Stress Symptoms in Post-ICU Family Members: Review and Methodological Challenges.

@article{Petrinec2016PostTraumaticSS,
  title={Post-Traumatic Stress Symptoms in Post-ICU Family Members: Review and Methodological Challenges.},
  author={Amy B. Petrinec and Barbara M Daly},
  journal={Western journal of nursing research},
  year={2016},
  volume={38 1},
  pages={
          57-78
        }
}
Family members of intensive care unit (ICU) patients are at risk for symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) following ICU discharge. The aim of this systematic review is to examine the current literature regarding post-ICU family PTSD symptoms with an emphasis on methodological issues in conducting research on this challenging phenomenon. An extensive review of the literature was performed confining the search to English language studies reporting PTSD symptoms in adult family… CONTINUE READING
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