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Post-traumatic Stress Disorder   [open pdf - 58KB]

"Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is an anxiety disorder that can develop after exposure to a terrifying event or ordeal in which grave physical harm occurred or was threatened. Traumatic events that can trigger PTSD include violent personal assaults such as rape or mugging, natural or humancaused disasters, accidents, or military combat. PTSD can be extremely disabling."

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2001-10
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