Funding for this research was provided by:
Received: 17 November 2020
Accepted: 15 April 2021
First Online: 5 May 2021
: The Medical Ethics Committee of the Erasmus MC approved this study (protocol number NL73667.078.20, local registration number: 2020-0438), and local approval was obtained from all participating centres. Any modifications to the study protocol, which may impact the conduct of the study or patient safety, including changes of the study objectives, study design, patient population, sample size, study procedures or significant administrative aspects, will be sent for approval to the Medical Ethics Committee of the Erasmus MC prior to implementation, and the health authorities will be informed in accordance with local regulations. Written, informed consent to participate will be obtained from all participants.
: No images of videos relating to an individual patient are used in this protocol. The screenshots of the ICU-VR intervention (Fig. InternalRef removed) contains images of employees of the Department of Intensive Care in the Erasmus MC. These employees have consented to use these screenshots for this publication.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.