Chronic physical health consequences of being injured during the terrorist attacks on World Trade Center on September 11, 2001.

@article{Brackbill2014ChronicPH,
  title={Chronic physical health consequences of being injured during the terrorist attacks on World Trade Center on September 11, 2001.},
  author={Robert M Brackbill and James E Cone and Mark R. Farfel and Steven D. Stellman},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  year={2014},
  volume={179 9},
  pages={1076-85}
}
Few studies have focused on injuries from the World Trade Center disaster on September 11, 2001. Severe injury has health consequences, including an increased mortality risk 10 years after injury and the risk of mental health problems, such as posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The World Trade Center Health Registry identified 14,087 persons with none of a selected group of preexisting chronic conditions before 2002 who were present during and soon after the World Trade Center attacks, 1,980… CONTINUE READING

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