A Descriptive Model of the Current PTSD Care System: Identifying Opportunities for Improvement

@article{Moon2017ADM,
  title={A Descriptive Model of the Current PTSD Care System: Identifying Opportunities for Improvement},
  author={J. Moon and A. Smith and Farzan Sasangohar and Justin K Benzer and H. Kum},
  journal={Proceedings of the International Symposium of Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare},
  year={2017},
  volume={6},
  pages={251 - 251}
}
  • J. Moon, A. Smith, +2 authors H. Kum
  • Published 2017
  • Medicine
  • Proceedings of the International Symposium of Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health disorder may be developed after witnessing or living through distressing events or situations. PTSD is estimated to impact 23 percent of veterans from recent wars in Iraq and Afghanistan (Kessler et al. 1995). To support PTSD patients with usable, interactive, and effective support tools, such tools should be informed by the understanding of current PTSD care system and the needs and expectations of all stakeholders. Although two… CONTINUE READING
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    Posttraumatic stress disorder in the National Comorbidity Survey.
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