ERIC Number: EJ665858
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Physical Impairments as Risk Factors for the Development of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
Martz, Erin; Cook, Daniel W.
Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin, v44 n4 p217-21 Sum 2001
Examines the relative risk of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) among individuals with six types of traumatic physical impairments. Odds ratios and associated confidence intervals were calculated for each impairment in a group of veterans receiving medical services. Four of the six impairments were found to be risk factors for PTSD. Implications for rehabilitation counseling are discussed. (Contains 22 references.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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