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Traumatic events, post-migration living difficulties and post-traumatic symptoms in first generation immigrants: a primary care study.

Overview of attention for article published in Annali dell'Istituto Superiore di Sanità, January 2013
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Title
Traumatic events, post-migration living difficulties and post-traumatic symptoms in first generation immigrants: a primary care study.
Published in
Annali dell'Istituto Superiore di Sanità, January 2013
DOI 10.4415/ann_13_02_08
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Authors

Massimiliano Aragona, Daniela Pucci, Marco Mazzetti, Bianca Maisano, Salvatore Geraci

Abstract

To study potentially traumatic events (PTE), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety, depression, somatization and post-migration living difficulties (PMLD) in primary care immigrants. Patients self-rated transculturally validated questionnaires. Those with and without PTSD were compared on all variables. The influence of the number of PTE and of PMLD on PTSD was measured. 391 patients completed the questionnaires. Prevalence of PTSD was 10.2%. PTE and PMLD were frequent in the whole sample but more common in PTSD subjects. Either the number of PTE and of PMLD significantly increased the likelihood to have a PTSD. PTE, PMLD, PTSD and related conditions (anxiety, depression and somatization) are frequent among immigrants in primary care, and either PTE and PMLD significantly influence resulting psychopathology. The implications in clinical practice are discussed.

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Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 3. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 27 September 2023.
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#8,524,960
of 25,393,455 outputs
Outputs from Annali dell'Istituto Superiore di Sanità
#39
of 166 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#86,195
of 284,255 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Annali dell'Istituto Superiore di Sanità
#8
of 17 outputs
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