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Intensive Care: Patients' experiences
The need for intensive care in hospital can be very sudden. We interviewed 40 people (including some relatives) about their experiences of intensive care.
Intensive Care: Experiences of family and friends
We interviewed 38 relatives and close friends of patients in intensive care about their experiences.