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The Driving Behavior Survey: scale construction and validation.
Although long recognized in the clinical literature, problematic behavior characteristic of anxious drivers has received little empirical attention. The current research details development of aExpand
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Post-trauma symptoms following indirect exposure to the September 11th terrorist attacks: the predictive role of dispositional coping.
Few data prospectively address the role of coping in the development of PTSD. In the present study, 308 undergraduates were assessed for coping prior to the 9/11 WTC attack and for PTSDExpand
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The predictive role of support in the birth experience: A longitudinal cohort study.
BACKGROUND Several risk factors for negative birth experience have been identified, but little is known regarding the influence of social and midwifery support on the birth experience over time. Expand
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Effects of yoga practice on stress-related symptoms in the aftermath of an earthquake: A community-based controlled trial.
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the effect of an integrated hatha yoga practice on perceived stress and stress-related symptoms in the aftermath of an earthquake. DESIGN AND SETTING Inhabitants, aged 20-67Expand
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Posttraumatic stress and other health consequences of catastrophic avalanches: A 16-year follow-up of survivors.
To date, no study has investigated the effects of avalanches on survivor's health beyond the first years. The aim of this study was to examine long-term health status 16 years after exposure toExpand
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Increased attendance rates and altered characteristics of sexual violence
Objective. To study the attendance rates and characteristics of sexual violence presented at emergency services for rape victims, over a 10‐year period. Design. Incidence study. Setting. Rape TraumaExpand
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Development and predictors of psychological outcomes following the 2008 earthquake in Iceland: a longitudinal cohort study
Aims: On 29 May 2008, an earthquake struck in South Iceland. The aim of this study was to explore the trajectories of post-traumatic stress, depressive and anxiety symptoms among exposed inhabitantsExpand
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Morphological and molecular identification of three species of Sarcocystis in reindeer (Rangifer tarandus tarandus) in Iceland.
Six Sarcocystis species have previously been described from reindeer in Norway based on sarcocyst morphology and DNA sequencing. The aim of this study was to determine whether reindeer in Iceland,Expand
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PTSD and Emotional Distress Symptoms Measured After a Motor Vehicle Accident: Relationships with Pain Coping Profiles
This study explored differences among pain patients classified as Dysfunctional, Interpersonally Distressed, and Adaptive Copers on the Multidimensional Pain Inventory with respect to PTSDExpand
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Integrative cognitive remediation for early psychosis: Results from a randomized controlled trial
Early application of cognitive remediation may help prevent the development of long-term functional impairments that characterize psychotic disorders. Interventions that encompass both neurocognitiveExpand
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