Post-traumatic stress reactions among Rwandan children and adolescents in the early aftermath of genocide.

@article{Neugebauer2009PosttraumaticSR,
  title={Post-traumatic stress reactions among Rwandan children and adolescents in the early aftermath of genocide.},
  author={Richard Neugebauer and Prudence W. Fisher and jon. turner and Saori Yamabe and Julia A Sarsfield and Tasha Stehling-Ariza},
  journal={International journal of epidemiology},
  year={2009},
  volume={38 4},
  pages={1033-45}
}
BACKGROUND Epidemiological investigations of post-traumatic stress reactions in Sub-Saharan Africa, where atrocious violence against civilians is endemic, are rare. This article is the first complete report of the key community-based findings of a 1995 psychiatric epidemiological survey of young survivors of the 1994 Rwandan Genocide. METHODS The National Trauma Survey (NTS) of Rwandans aged 8-19 measured traumatic exposures using an inventory of possible war time experiences and post… CONTINUE READING

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