Intensive care: Patients' experiences

Interview 01

Age at interview: 41

Brief outline: Was admitted to intensive care in 1998 because of a complication during pregnancy, leading to septic shock. Was in ICU for 11 days and in general ward for 2 weeks. Recovered well and has had no further problems related to that illness.

Background: Occupation: nurse. Marital status: married. Number of children: 1. Ethnic background: White British.

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