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Table 2 Measurements.

From: Structured information during the ICU stay to reduce anxiety: study protocol of a multicenter randomized controlled trial

t0 day of recruitment (ICU) ▪ Socio-demographic data, routine treatment data2
▪ Acute ICU-Syndrome (CAM-ICU incl. RASS)2
▪ Anxiety (VAS-A)1
t1 24 h after study intervention ▪ Acute ICU-Syndrome (CAM-ICU incl. RASS)2
▪ Anxiety (VAS-A)1
t2 48 h after study intervention ▪ Acute ICU-Syndrome (CAM-ICU incl. RASS)2
▪ Anxiety (VAS-A)1
t3 admission to standard ward ▪ Experience and emotional state in the ICU (CINT-FB)1
▪ Anxiety (VAS-A)1
▪ State-Anxiety (STAI-State)1
Estimated time for the questionnaire: 20 minutes
t4 discharge from hospital ▪ In-patient history and postoperative complications2
▪ Length of stay and mode of discharge2
t5 3 months after discharge (by mail) ▪ Individual quality of life (SEIQoL)1
▪ Quality of life (SF - 12)1
▪ Uncertainty (Uncertainty Tolerance Scale)1
▪ Convalescence (Semi-structured questions)1
▪ Trait-Anxiety (STAI-Trait)1
Estimated time for the questionnaire: 15 minutes
  1. Points of measurement and outcome measures according to case report form.
  2. 1Self evaluation; 2 Third-party evaluation