Coexisting physical conditions among inpatients with post-traumatic stress disorder.

Abstract

Discharge summaries over a four-year period for 543 veteran inpatients treated for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) were reviewed for the frequency and nature of medical problems. Results demonstrated that a majority, 60% of the sample, had an identified medical problem. Of those patients, 42% had multiple medical problems. One patient in four showed… (More)

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@article{White1989CoexistingPC, title={Coexisting physical conditions among inpatients with post-traumatic stress disorder.}, author={P. White and William O. Faustman}, journal={Military medicine}, year={1989}, volume={154 2}, pages={66-71} }