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  1. Introduction
  2. Healthcare, Patients and Eating habits
  3. The Family
  4. Conclusion

Kornfeld (1979, p.154) reports that "for some patients, the transfer out of the ICU may therefore represent tangible evidence of improvement. However, others report their concern about the loss of attention and constant observation ", the author mentions that the latter patients felt rejected.

Klein (cited KORNFELD, 1979), a study of the transfer of the patient in a coronary care unit, suggested changes to avoid emotional reactions and associated cardiovascular complications. Such were the suggestions: all patients would be prepared in advance for the transfer of the unit, that is, they would know that their stay would end as soon as they did not need more intensive care; a doctor would be responsible for the evolution of the patient and also after discharge, making contact with the team and alerting them to the special needs or the patient's problems.
Kornfeld (1979) adds that, for patients who remained a long time in the ICU, leave the "familiarity" can also be a problem.

[...] In the case of permanent impairment, [ . ] Once the psychologist's role in aid and this difficult restructuring is of fundamental importance because working here with various levels of identity, starting by staff (being-in-itself) and going through a lot related roles defined for the individual and his family their sense of being in the world, and who are committed, as they were irreversibly (Santos and SEBASTIANI p.166). The second type occurs in the case of family that immobilizes to the shock, Santos and Sebastiani (2001) report that such immobility is proportional to the degree of importance that such a sick person had to balance the family structure and the degree of maturity of the same. [...]

[...] It shows, as your experience, what to help patients, one must open the ICU door to the family. For this she describes the flexible visiting hours; the delivery of an information manual on first contact with the family, with simple ICU information describing the routines, the technical terms used by doctors, team composition, and this information is also provided verbally. During the time of the visit, she reports having a professional available to talk to the family gathering important data for the treatment and guiding up. [...]

[...] [Translated by Jayme Solomon]. Rio de Janeiro: Imago; 1969. p. 13-192. MAURER LANE, ST, "Social psychology and a new conception of man for psychology," in social psychology: the man in motion, São Paulo, Brasiliense pp. 10-19. ROSSER R. Quality of life assessment. In: BAUM S NEWMAN, Weinman J. [...]

[...] The group approached the patient and family matter, considering them an integral form. Finally, for milk (2000), the family can be an additional drug to the patient. To also be looked after by the staff, to meet the treatment, the patient's situation, she is more confident and affects all the patient. Domingues, Santini and Silva (1999, p.43) also consider that the family needs information about the patient, the disease, the treatment; information on the physical characterization of the ICU, the used equipment and appliances, [ . [...]

[...] Neder (1992) claims that relate to the patient is to relate to the family, as both are closely related in the way of being and behaving. At the hospital the family acts as your family is bounded system. Neder (1992) describes that: [ . ] In the tense general, the family accompanies her sick worried, afraid or scared, stimulating or encouraging, apparently indifferent, sometimes. The family is stressed, want to hear, be heard, ask to have answers, inform, question, criticize, attack, ask. Your silence speaks his silent speech. Collaborates in general and can disturb in their collaborative efforts. [...]

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