A longitudinal follow-up of posttraumatic stress: from 9 months to 20 years after a major road traffic accident

@inproceedings{Arnberg2011ALF,
  title={A longitudinal follow-up of posttraumatic stress: from 9 months to 20 years after a major road traffic accident},
  author={Filip Arnberg and Per-Anders Rydelius and Tom Lundin},
  booktitle={Child and adolescent psychiatry and mental health},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND Although road traffic accidents (RTA) are a major cause of injury and a cause of posttraumatic stress (PTS) in the aftermath, little is known about the long-term psychological effects of RTA. METHODS This prospective longitudinal study assessed long-term PTS, grief, and general mental health after a bus carrying 23 sixth-grade schoolchildren… CONTINUE READING

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