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Psychological sequelae of the September 11 terrorist attacks in New York City.
BACKGROUND The scope of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, was unprecedented in the United States. We assessed the prevalence and correlates of acute post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)Expand
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Violence and risk of PTSD, major depression, substance abuse/dependence, and comorbidity: results from the National Survey of Adolescents.
With a national household probability sample of 4,023 telephone-interviewed adolescents ages 12-17, this study provides prevalence, comorbidity, and risk-factor data for posttraumatic stress disorderExpand
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National estimates of exposure to traumatic events and PTSD prevalence using DSM-IV and DSM-5 criteria.
Prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) defined according to the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual fifth edition (DSM-5; 2013) and fourth editionExpand
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Prevalence and correlates of emotional, physical, sexual, and financial abuse and potential neglect in the United States: the National Elder Mistreatment Study.
OBJECTIVES We estimated prevalence and assessed correlates of emotional, physical, sexual, and financial mistreatment and potential neglect (defined as an identified need for assistance that no oneExpand
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Prevalence of civilian trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder in a representative national sample of women.
Prevalence of crime and noncrime civilian traumatic events, lifetime posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and PTSD in the past 6 months were assessed in a sample of U.S. adult women (N = 4,008).Expand
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Risk factors for adolescent substance abuse and dependence: data from a national sample.
A national household probability sample of 4,023 adolescents aged 12 to 17 years was interviewed by telephone about substance use, victimization experiences, familial substance use, and posttraumaticExpand
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A 2-year longitudinal analysis of the relationships between violent assault and substance use in women.
Women experience alarming levels of physical and sexual assault, which may lead to escalation of substance use. Reciprocally, evidence from cross-sectional studies indicates that substance use mayExpand
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Delay in disclosure of childhood rape: results from a national survey.
OBJECTIVE This study sought to gather representative data regarding the length of time women who were raped before age 18 delayed prior to disclosing such rapes, whom they disclosed to, and variablesExpand
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Document Title: Drug-facilitated, Incapacitated, and Forcible Rape: A National Study
To provide better customer service, NCJRS has made this Federally-funded grant final report available electronically in addition to traditional paper copies. Opinions or points of view expressed areExpand
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Trends of probable post-traumatic stress disorder in New York City after the September 11 terrorist attacks.
The authors investigated trends in probable post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) prevalence in the general population of New York City in the first 6 months after the September 11 terrorist attacks.Expand
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