Posttraumatic stress disorder and psychiatric co-morbidity: symptoms in a random sample of female Bosnian refugees

@article{Sundquist2005PosttraumaticSD,
  title={Posttraumatic stress disorder and psychiatric co-morbidity: symptoms in a random sample of female Bosnian refugees},
  author={Kristina Sundquist and Leena Maria Johansson and Valerie Demarinis and Sven-erik Johansson and Jan Sundquist},
  journal={European Psychiatry},
  year={2005},
  volume={20},
  pages={158 - 164}
}
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