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Cognitive and Psychosocial Assessment of Mechanically Ventilated Intensive Care Patients: Does an Experience of Delirium Make a Difference?

CAPA is an observational, prospective and comparative study that aims to assess mechanically ventilated patients’ cognitive and psychosocial function at ICU discharge and 6 and 12 months following discharge.

Total recruitment was 88 participants. Recruitment period was from 2012 to June 2016.