The longitudinal course of PTSD among disaster workers deployed to the World Trade Center following the attacks of September 11th.

@article{Cukor2011TheLC,
  title={The longitudinal course of PTSD among disaster workers deployed to the World Trade Center following the attacks of September 11th.},
  author={Judith Cukor and Katarzyna Wyka and Brittany Mello and Megan E Olden and Nimali Jayasinghe and Jennifer Roberts and Cezar Giosan and Michael A. Crane and JoAnn Difede},
  journal={Journal of traumatic stress},
  year={2011},
  volume={24 5},
  pages={
          506-14
        }
}
This study examined the long-term mental health outcomes of 2,960 nonrescue disaster workers deployed to the World Trade Center site in New York City following the September 11, 2001 (9/11) terrorist attacks. [...] Key Method Semistructured interviews and standardized self-report measures were used to assess the prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other psychopathology 4 and 6 years after the attacks. Clinician-measured rates of PTSD and partial PTSD 4-years posttrauma were 8.4% and 8.9…Expand
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