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Indirect exposure to the September 11 terrorist attacks: does symptom structure resemble PTSD?
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PMID:  18302169     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The authors conducted confirmatory factor analyses of reports of posttraumatic stress reactions using a national probability sample of individuals indirectly exposed to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 (n = 675). Reactions at three time points in the year after the attacks were best accounted for by a lower-order, 4-factor solution (Reexperiencing, Strategic Avoidance, Emotional Numbing, and Hyperarousal Symptoms). Indirect exposure to a traumatic event appears to induce a response with a similar symptom structure as responses to direct exposure.
Michael Suvak; Shira Maguen; Brett T Litz; Roxane Cohen Silver; E Alison Holman
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of traumatic stress     Volume:  21     ISSN:  0894-9867     ISO Abbreviation:  J Trauma Stress     Publication Date:  2008 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-03-03     Completed Date:  2008-06-25     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8809259     Medline TA:  J Trauma Stress     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  30-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Arousal / physiology
Brain / physiopathology
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
Factor Analysis, Statistical
September 11 Terrorist Attacks / psychology*
Severity of Illness Index
Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic / etiology*,  physiopathology,  psychology*

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