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  • 1.Amount of information to be Disclosed to the Patient

no standardized way to communicate information Form of communication to the patient use of language Co-ordination among the doctors

  • 2.Bad communication during critical state of the patient

Information may not be disclosed right (end of life communication)

  • 3.If a patient is sharing a room with another patient or with family OR

if the next patient has different lighting preference, and no day lighting due to space constraints and bad design


- I think we may could find some problems concerning elderly in ICU's (the last article "Treatment of the Elderly in the ICU")

- Sleeping problems in ICU