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Clinically significant avoidance of public transport following the London bombings: travel phobia or subthreshold posttraumatic stress disorder?

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Following the London bombings of 7 July 2005 a "screen and treat" program was set up with the aim of providing rapid treatment for psychological responses in individuals directly affected. The present study found that 45% of the 596 respondents to the screening program reported phobic fear of public transport in a screening questionnaire. The screening program identified 255 bombing survivors who needed treatment for a psychological disorder. Of these, 20 (8%) suffered from clinically signifi...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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Author
Journal:
Journal of anxiety disorders More from this journal
Volume:
23
Issue:
8
Pages:
1170-1176
Publication date:
2009-12-01
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EISSN:
1873-7897
ISSN:
0887-6185
Language:
English
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pubs:311175
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uuid:6e9dbd18-bfa3-4f24-9704-064c1a572105
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pubs:311175
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311175
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2012-12-19

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