World assumptions, posttraumatic stress and quality of life after a natural disaster: A longitudinal study

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BACKGROUND Changes in world assumptions are a fundamental concept within theories that explain posttraumatic stress disorder. The objective of the present study was to gain a greater understanding of how changes in world assumptions are related to quality of life and posttraumatic stress symptoms after a natural disaster. METHODS A longitudinal study of… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1477-7525-10-76

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@inproceedings{Nygaard2012WorldAP, title={World assumptions, posttraumatic stress and quality of life after a natural disaster: A longitudinal study}, author={Egil Nygaard and Trond Heir}, booktitle={Health and quality of life outcomes}, year={2012} }