Treatments for common psychiatric conditions among adults during acute, rehabilitation, and reintegration phases.

@article{Difede2009TreatmentsFC,
  title={Treatments for common psychiatric conditions among adults during acute, rehabilitation, and reintegration phases.},
  author={JoAnn Difede and Judith Cukor and Francis X. Lee and Roger Yurt},
  journal={International review of psychiatry},
  year={2009},
  volume={21 6},
  pages={559-69}
}
Common and pernicious adult psychiatric disorders consequent to burn injury include post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), major depressive disorder (MDD), and new-onset substance abuse disorder. Diagnosing and treating these disorders is complicated by the complex psychosocial issues associated with burns including grief, pain, role impairment, disfigurement, dysfunction, stigma, as well as financial and legal issues. Additionally, pre-morbid psychiatric and neurological illnesses are risk… CONTINUE READING
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