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Treatment utilisation and trauma characteristics of child and adolescent inpatients with posttraumatic stress disorder

A Traut
Curationis | Vol 26, No 2 | a782 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/curationis.v26i2.782 | © 2003 A Traut | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 27 September 2003 | Published: 27 September 2003

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A Traut,, South Africa

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Objective. Few empirical studies have addressed the impact of trauma exposure and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) on treatment utilisation and outcome in South African youth. This study was undertaken to document demographic, clinical, and treatment characteristics of child and adolescent inpatients with PTSD.


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