A Meta-Analysis of Risk Factors for Combat-Related PTSD among Military Personnel and Veterans

@article{Xue2015AMO,
  title={A Meta-Analysis of Risk Factors for Combat-Related PTSD among Military Personnel and Veterans},
  author={Chen Xue and Yang Ge and Bihan Tang and Y. Liu and Peng Kang and M. Wang and L. Zhang},
  journal={PLoS ONE},
  year={2015},
  volume={10}
}
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), a complex and chronic disorder caused by exposure to a traumatic event, is a common psychological result of current military operations. It causes substantial distress and interferes with personal and social functioning. Consequently, identifying the risk factors that make military personnel and veterans more likely to experience PTSD is of academic, clinical, and social importance. Four electronic databases (PubMed, Embase, Web of Science, and PsycINFO… Expand

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