Tsunami-affected Scandinavian tourists: disaster exposure and post-traumatic stress symptoms

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  • Trond Heir
  • Susanne Rosendal
  • Kerstin Bergh-Johannesson
  • Per-Olof Michel
  • Mortensen, Erik Lykke
  • Lars Weisaeth
  • Henrik Steen Andersen
  • Christina M Hultman
Studies of short- and long-term mental effects of natural disasters have reported a high prevalence of post-traumatic stress. Less is known about disaster-exposed tourists repatriated to stable societies.
Original languageEnglish
JournalNordic Journal of Psychiatry
Issue number1
Pages (from-to)9-15
Number of pages7
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 2011

    Research areas

  • Adult, Asia, Southeastern, Disasters, Educational Status, Environmental Exposure, Female, Humans, Life Change Events, Male, Middle Aged, Questionnaires, Scandinavia, Severity of Illness Index, Sex Factors, Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic, Time Factors, Transportation of Patients, Travel, Tsunamis

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