Prevalence and determinants of post-traumatic stress disorder among road traffic accident survivors: a prospective survey at selected hospitals in southern Ethiopia - Bedaso A, Kediro G, Ebrahim J, Tadesse F, Mekonnen S, Gobena N, Gebrehana E.

BACKGROUND: Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is prevalent among road traffic accident survivors (RTA), yet the psychological welfare of the persons has largely been ignored as health care professionals focus more on managing physical injuries. Many li...
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