Peritraumatic dissociation and PTSD severity: do event-related fears about death and control mediate their relation?

@article{Gershuny2003PeritraumaticDA,
  title={Peritraumatic dissociation and PTSD severity: do event-related fears about death and control mediate their relation?},
  author={Beth S. Gershuny and M Cloitre and Micheal W Otto},
  journal={Behaviour research and therapy},
  year={2003},
  volume={41 2},
  pages={157-66}
}
Relations among peritraumatic dissociation, PTSD severity, event-related fear (i.e. fear experienced during traumatic event) about death, and event-related fear about losing control were examined in the current study. Particular emphasis was placed on testing whether or not fears about death and losing control mediate the relation between peritraumatic dissociation and PTSD severity in a sample of 146 nontreatment-seeking university women. Results indicated that event-related fears about death… CONTINUE READING

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