Shared decision making

Interview 20- Intensive care' experiences of family

Male
Age at interview: 60

Brief outline: In 2004 his wife and her mother spent six months in hospital and was admitted to ICU three times because of sepsis and heart problems.

Background: Part-time minister/social worker, full-time carer, married with one adult daughter. Ethnic background/nationality' White British. Daughter' Hostels officer, single, no children. Ethnic background/nationality' White British.

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