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7-24-17 Globe Article
Support groups for ‘ICU survivors’ are springing up. But will patients traumatized by intensive care show up?
After the Fall
February 1, 2017, Copyright © 2016 by the Society of Critical Care Medicine and Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Article by Nalini M. Nadkarni, PhD.
What Does it Mean to be OK
March 1, 2013, The Atlantic Magazine, Article by Dr. Daniela Lamas, Co-Founder of AftertheICU.
Hospitals working to make intensive
March 14, 2016, Boston Globe, Paul Daigneault experienced vivid dreams and hallucinations while he was in Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center’s ICU.
John Hopkins Research Article
April 20, 2016, John Hopkins Article, Patients at High Risk for Psychiatric Symptoms After a Stay in the Intensive Care Unit
Flashbacks plague former ICU patient
April 8, 2013, Boston Globe, filmmaker and professor Nancy Andrews suffered symptoms of PTSD after a lengthy hospitalization in Boston.
Prevention Magazine Article
January 4, 2017, Prevention Magazine, They entered the ICU with serious health problems, but once home there were new problems to cope with. Here’s what happened—and how to prevent it from happening to you or a loved one.
Nightmare After the ICU
July 22, 2013, When Lygia Dunsworth was sedated, intubated and strapped down in the intensive care unit at a Fort Worth hospital, she was racked by paranoid hallucinations.