Lifetime events and posttraumatic stress disorder in 4 postconflict settings.

@article{Jong2001LifetimeEA,
  title={Lifetime events and posttraumatic stress disorder in 4 postconflict settings.},
  author={Joop Tvm de Jong and Ivan H. Komproe and Mark van Ommeren and Maher El Masri and M. Macarena Araya and Nehal Khaled and Willem van de Put and Daya Somasundaram},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={2001},
  volume={286 5},
  pages={
          555-62
        }
}
CONTEXT Little is known about the impact of trauma in postconflict, low-income countries where people have survived multiple traumatic experiences. OBJECTIVE To establish the prevalence rates of and risk factors for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in 4 postconflict, low-income countries. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS Epidemiological survey conducted between 1997 and 1999 among survivors of war or mass violence (aged >/=16 years) who were randomly selected from community populations… CONTINUE READING
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