Patterns of depressive symptoms in caregivers of mechanically ventilated critically ill adults from intensive care unit admission to 2 months postintensive care unit discharge: A pilot study

Critical Care Medicine, 05/14/2012

Caregivers’ responses during intensive care unit admission did not differ in regard to number of days patients were on mechanical ventilation before enrollment.Findings suggest two patterns of depressive symptom response in caregivers of critically ill adults on mechanical ventilation from intensive care unit admission to 2 months postintensive care unit discharge.

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