Intensive care: Patients' experiences

Interview 29

Age at interview: 47

Brief outline: Had a planned hysterectomy in 2004. Complications led to a second operation. Was admitted to intensive care because of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. Spent 2 weeks in intensive care, 1 day in High Dependence Unit and 1 week in a general ward.

Background: Occupation: social worker. Marital status: married. Number of children: 4. Ethnic background: White British.

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