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Nearly half of NHS critical care staff report PTSD, depression or anxiety – The Guardian

Research also finds nearly one in five nurses working in ICUs had thoughts of self-harm or suicide

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NHSResearch also finds nearly one in five nurses working in ICUs had thoughts of self-harm or suicide
Wed 13 Jan 2021 00.01 GMT
Nearly half of intensive care staff reported symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder, severe depression or anxiety, according to research that led experts to say NHS workers are suffering more than combat troops.
The findings, based on responses from 709 doctors, nurses and other clinical roles across six NHS hospitals in England, date from June and July 2020, after…

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