Prevalence of post-traumatic stress disorder among adolescents after the Wenchuan earthquake in China.


BACKGROUND The Wenchuan earthquake was a catastrophic earthquake in China. The aim of this study is to explore longitudinally the rates of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and depression in adolescents after the Wenchuan earthquake, and to identify independent predictors of PTSD. METHOD PTSD and depression symptoms among adolescents at 6, 12 and 18… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S0033291711002844