Post-traumatic stress disorder: facts and fiction

@article{Zohar2008PosttraumaticSD,
  title={Post-traumatic stress disorder: facts and fiction},
  author={Joseph Zohar and Alzbeta Juven-Wetzler and Vicki Myers and Leah Fostick},
  journal={Current Opinion in Psychiatry},
  year={2008},
  volume={21},
  pages={74–77}
}
Purpose of review This review provides an update on contemporary perspectives on post-traumatic stress disorder and challenges myths about the disorder and its treatment. Post-traumatic stress disorder has recently attracted public attention because of the impact of international terrorism, although the vast majority of post-traumatic stress disorder cases actually relate to civilian events such as car accidents, rape and violent robbery. This disorder requires deeper understanding and… 

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