Predictive factors for acute stress disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder after motor vehicle accidents.

@article{Yaan2009PredictiveFF,
  title={Predictive factors for acute stress disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder after motor vehicle accidents.},
  author={Aziz Yaşan and Aslan Guzel and Yusuf Tamam and Mustafa Kemal Ozkan},
  journal={Psychopathology},
  year={2009},
  volume={42 4},
  pages={
          236-41
        }
}
BACKGROUND Since traffic accidents are more common in developing countries than in developed countries, we aimed to investigate the association of several factors with the development and persistence of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after traffic accidents. SAMPLING AND METHODS In the study,95 participants with injuries from traffic accidents were evaluated at 4 different times: in the beginning, and after 3, 6 and 12 months. RESULTS During the first evaluation, 41.1% (39) of our… CONTINUE READING
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