DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2016.10.005
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Lina Haddad Kreidie, Mahmoud Kreidie, HayaAtassi

Abstract: Conflicts and wars kill humanity. Nationalist or Religious wars, terrorist attacks, shock and awe war on terror, and revolutions such as the Arab upheavals, all underscored by victors "mission accomplished": the destruction of the body, the soul, and the minds of people involved. This study addresses the prevalence and implications of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) among civilians exposed to "continuous" trauma aggravated by displacement. The majority of the literature on PTSD that examines people who …

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