More than the tip of the iceberg: association between disabilities and inability to attend a clinic-based post-ICU follow-up and how it may impact on health inequalities

  • Regis Goulart Rosa
  • Renata Kochhann
  • Paula Berto
  • Livia Biason
  • Juçara Gasparetto Maccari
  • Patrícia De Leon
  • Francine Dutra
  • Sâmia Faria da Silva
  • Daniel Sganzerla
  • Daniel Schneider
  • Paulo Ricardo Cardoso
  • Frederico Klein Gomes
  • Vitória Homem Machado
  • Gregory Medeiros
  • Tulio Frederico Tonietto
  • Luciana Tagliari
  • Mariana Mattioni
  • Luisa Anzolin
  • Maicon Oliveira
  • Juliana Mara Stormovski de Andrade
  • Maicon Falavigna
  • Caroline Cabral Robinson
  • Cassiano Teixeira
Letter

Notes

Acknowledgements

The present study was funded by the Brazilian Ministry of Health through the Program of Institutional Development of the Brazilian Unified Health System (PROADI-SUS).

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflicts of interest

The authors report no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Regis Goulart Rosa
    • 1
    • 2
  • Renata Kochhann
    • 2
  • Paula Berto
    • 3
  • Livia Biason
    • 1
  • Juçara Gasparetto Maccari
    • 1
  • Patrícia De Leon
    • 1
  • Francine Dutra
    • 2
  • Sâmia Faria da Silva
    • 2
  • Daniel Sganzerla
    • 2
  • Daniel Schneider
    • 2
  • Paulo Ricardo Cardoso
    • 3
  • Frederico Klein Gomes
    • 1
  • Vitória Homem Machado
    • 1
  • Gregory Medeiros
    • 1
  • Tulio Frederico Tonietto
    • 1
  • Luciana Tagliari
    • 1
  • Mariana Mattioni
    • 1
  • Luisa Anzolin
    • 2
  • Maicon Oliveira
    • 2
  • Juliana Mara Stormovski de Andrade
    • 1
  • Maicon Falavigna
    • 2
  • Caroline Cabral Robinson
    • 2
  • Cassiano Teixeira
    • 1
  1. 1.Intensive Care UnitHospital Moinhos de VentoPorto AlegreBrazil
  2. 2.Research Projects OfficeHospital Moinhos de VentoPorto AlegreBrazil
  3. 3.Intensive Care UnitHospital de Clínicas de Porto AlegrePorto AlegreBrazil

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