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Screening for posttraumatic stress disorder: what combination of symptoms predicts best?

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Several symptom screening instruments have been developed to identify trauma survivors at risk for chronic posttraumatic stress disorder, but few of these have been thoroughly evaluated to date. In this study, a range of symptom combination scoring rules derived from the literature were applied to the Posttraumatic Diagnostic Scale and evaluated in 4 different samples of trauma survivors (total N = 522) regarding their power to identify people with posttraumatic stress disorder. Results were ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
Journal:
The Journal of nervous and mental disease
Volume:
195
Issue:
12
Pages:
1004-1012
Publication date:
2007-12-05
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EISSN:
1539-736X
ISSN:
0022-3018
URN:
uuid:7e703ec9-8d5a-461f-b114-bad294c1c5ab
Source identifiers:
311077
Local pid:
pubs:311077

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