Incidence of prolonged grief disorder in relatives of patients who die during or after admission in Intensive Care Unit | Incidencia del trastorno por duelo prolongado en los allegados de pacientes fallecidos durante o tras ingreso en la Unidad de Cuidados Intensivos Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Family
  • Grief
  • Intensive Care Units

abstract

  • In a sample of close relatives of patients who died in ICU, a significant minority fulfilled the criteria for «Prolonged Grief Disorder» 1-2 years after the death. This condition, which is often overlooked, and could require some kind of psychological treatment, should be taken into consideration.

publication date

  • December 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • spa

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.redar.2012.06.006

PubMed ID

  • 22818955

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 535

end page

  • 41

volume

  • 59

number

  • 10