Posttraumatic stress disorder and emotional problems in children following motor vehicle accidents: an extended case series.

@article{Mcdermott2000PosttraumaticSD,
  title={Posttraumatic stress disorder and emotional problems in children following motor vehicle accidents: an extended case series.},
  author={B. C. Mcdermott and A Cvitanovich},
  journal={The Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry},
  year={2000},
  volume={34 3},
  pages={
          446-52
        }
}
OBJECTIVE The prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and general psychopathology in children following motor vehicle accidents (MVA) was investigated. METHOD Twenty-six subjects aged 8-13 years presenting to an emergency department following an MVA were assessed 3 months after the accident using a standard clinical psychiatric assessment, a structured research interview and self- and parent-report questionnaires. RESULTS A higher prevalence of psychopathology was seen in the… CONTINUE READING
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