Post-traumatic experience of road accident victims - Zashchirinskaia O.

Post-traumatic stress disorder is a typical response to consequences of road accidents. Despite the existence of a post-traumatic theory, psychological manifestations in people who suffered road accidents with various consequences for their life and health...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Related Links:

The purpose of this paper is to describe risk and protective factors for symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) experienced over a 1.5-year period among both frontline and "non-traditional" responders to the 2010 and 2011 earthquakes in Christch...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news
The detection and identification of irritating compounds - the active ingredients of "pepper sprays", also called "tear gases" - are common types of analysis conducted in forensic laboratories. The tear gases available on the market contain, as active ing...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
Abstract Crocus sativus L., Iridaceae, has been used worldwide in traditional medicinefor treatment ofsome neurological disorderssuch as depression. Post-traumatic stress disorder is a mental disorder developed in peoplewho experience stressful events. Since stress has been proposed tocause thehypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis malfunction in post-traumatic stress disorder patients, this study aimed at investigating the effect of saffron aqueous extract on hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis activity in rats of post-traumatic stress disorder model. Here, Post-traumatic stress disorder animals received an acute electro foo...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Farmacognosia - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research
(Natural News) It was a normal December 8, 2018 at Lake Brantley High School in Altamonte Springs, Florida. Students were settling into their seats and teachers were going about their lesson plans, when a voice came over the PA system. Suddenly the school was placed under a “code red” lock-down. The voice stated, “This is...
Source: NaturalNews.com - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Young and middle-aged adults with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) have an increased risk of stroke, new research suggests.
Source: WebMD Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
In light of the newly developed approach of "Virtual Fictional/Factual Positioning" (VFP), I introduce "fictional dissociation" as a new concept for evaluating "fictional positioning" and the role of storytelling as a coping strategy in the aftermath of tr...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
In the aftermath of 9/11, the concept of psychological resilience, which refers to the ability to "bounce back" after adversity, became prominent across the American mental health community. Resilience thinking made its way quickly into the U.S. military, ...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
One of the crimes currently affecting our society is intimate partner violence (IPV), which is regarded as a major global health issue especially affecting women. These health problems concern every citizen, but even more so for women with disabilities who...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
This paper introduces the concept of narrated silence among rape survivors from the Bosnian war to argue how supposedly unique survivors' responses have in fact empowered the understanding of sexuality and existing sexual scripts. By using excerpts from sc...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
This study aims to quantitatively analyze the association between ship accident consequences and related contributing fac...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
More News: Accidents | Economics | Post Traumatic Stress Disorder | Psychology