Posttraumatic stress symptoms in parents of sick neonates

  title={Posttraumatic stress symptoms in parents of sick neonates},
  author={Ana Bogdani{\'c} and Marina Grubi{\'c}},
The goal of this study is to determine the level of posttraumatic stress symptoms (PTSS) in parents of children treated in NICU and to determine factors associated with the PTSS. Participants were 36 mothers whose children were hospitalized at the NICU. The participants filled in on-line questionnaire in the period from 6 months to 3 years after NICU discharge. Posttraumatic stress was measured with Impact of event scale questionnaire, and NICU stress was measured with Parental Stress Scale… CONTINUE READING

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