The risk of PTSD and depression after an airplane crash and its potential association with physical injury: A longitudinal study.


In 2009, a commercial airplane crashed near Amsterdam. This longitudinal study aims to investigate (1) the proportion of survivors of the airplane crash showing a probable posttraumatic stress disorders (PTSD) or depressive disorder, and (2) whether symptoms of PTSD and depression were predicted by trauma characteristics. Identifying these trauma… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.injury.2015.07.005