Posttraumatic stress disorder after injury: does admission to intensive care unit increase risk?

@article{Odonnell2010PosttraumaticSD,
  title={Posttraumatic stress disorder after injury: does admission to intensive care unit increase risk?},
  author={Meaghan L O'donnell and Mark Christopher Creamer and Alexander Holmes and Steven R Ellen and Alexander C Mcfarlane and Rodney Thomas Judson and Derrick M. Silove and Richard A. Bryant},
  journal={The Journal of trauma},
  year={2010},
  volume={69 3},
  pages={627-32}
}
BACKGROUND This study aimed to index the prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after injury requiring intensive care unit (ICU) admission to investigate whether an ICU admission after injury increases risk for PTSD and to identify predictors of PTSD after ICU admission. METHODS A two-group (those admitted to the ICU vs. those not admitted to ICU), prospective, cohort study of 829 randomly selected injury patients from five major trauma hospitals across Australia. We collected… CONTINUE READING

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