The emotional and mental trauma lingers long after heart surgery. You may look well on the outside, but inside things are not so great ….. This real-life story resonated with me. Source: The delayed ‘Trauma Drama’ of heart disease | Heart Sisters
Source: Are my reactions normal? Emotional wellbeing for young people with heart disease | The Heart Foundation
My ICU nurses. I can name them all. Despite the delirium, I remember all my ICU nurses. I had one dedicated nurse per shift. They are angels and I want to acknowledge them here because I couldn’t at the time.