War and bereavement: Consequences for mental and physical distress Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bereavement
  • Stress, Physiological
  • Stress, Psychological
  • Warfare

abstract

  • War-related loss during middle childhood and adolescence presents significant risk for adverse mental health and dysfunction in young adulthood in addition to exposure to other war-related traumatic events. Furthermore, the syndrome of PGD can help to identify those with the greatest degree of distress and dysfunction.

publication date

  • July 15, 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3134481

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1371/journal.pone.0022140

PubMed ID

  • 21765944

Additional Document Info

start page

  • e22140

volume

  • 6

number

  • 7