Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Incident Infections: A Nationwide Cohort Study.

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Summary of "Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Incident Infections: A Nationwide Cohort Study."

It is unknown whether posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is associated with incident infections. This study's objectives were to examine (1) the association between PTSD diagnosis and 28 types of infections and (2) the interaction between PTSD diagnosis and sex on the rate of infections.


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Name: Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.)
ISSN: 1531-5487
Pages: 911-917


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