Black, White, and Hispanic Children's Health and Function 2-13 Months After Sibling Intensive Care Unit Death.

Affiliation

Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Florida International University, Miami, FL. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

To describe children's anxiety, depression, behaviors, and school performance at 2-13 months after sibling neonatal/pediatric intensive care unit (NICU/PICU) or emergency department (ED) death and compare these outcomes by child age, sex, race/ethnicity, whether the child saw their sibling in the NICU/PICU/ED, and attended the sibling's funeral.

Keywords

child bereavement,child death,sibling bereavement,sibling death,