For adult patients and relatives after ICU:

  1. B├Ąckman CG, Walther SM. Use of a personal diary written on the ICU during critical illness. Intensive Care Med. 2001;27(2):426-29. Abstract
  2. Cox
  3. Jones
  4. Knowles RE, Tarrier N. Evaluation of the effect of prospective partient diaries on emotional well-being in intensive care unit survivors: A randomized controlled trial. Critical Care Medicine. 2009;37(1):184-191. Abstract
  5. Peris

For parents after PICU:

  1. Colville GA, Cream PR, Kerry SM. Do parents benefit form the offer of a follow-up appointment after their child's admission to intensive care?: an exploratory randomised controlled trial. Intensive Critical Care Nursing 2010; 26(3):146-153. Abstract
  2. Melnyk BM, Alpert-Gillis L, Feinstein NF, Crean HF, Johnson J, Fairbanks E et al. Creating opportunities for parent empowerment: Program effects on the mental health/coping outcomes of critically ill young children and their mothers. Pediatrics 2004;113:597-607. Abstract
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