Functional impairment in adults with past posttraumatic stress disorder: findings from primary care.

@article{Westphal2011FunctionalII,
  title={Functional impairment in adults with past posttraumatic stress disorder: findings from primary care.},
  author={Maren Westphal and Mark Olfson and Marc J. Gameroff and P. A. J. N. Wickramaratne and Daniel J. Pilowsky and Richard Neugebauer and Rafael A. Lantigua and Steven Shea and Yuval Neria},
  journal={Depression and anxiety},
  year={2011},
  volume={28 8},
  pages={686-95}
}
BACKGROUND Although many patients with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) experience a reduction in posttraumatic symptoms over time, little is currently known about the extent of their residual functional impairment. This study examines functional impairment in primary care patients with a history of PTSD as compared to patients with current PTSD, and those who never developed PTSD following exposure to trauma. METHODS The sample consisted of 321 trauma-exposed low-income, predominantly… CONTINUE READING
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