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A Cross-Sectional Study of Psychiatric Comorbidity in Croatian Homeland War Veterans Who Were Held as Prisoners of War and Are Affected by Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Psychiatria Danubina [Psychiatr Danub] 2022 Fall; Vol. 34 (3), pp. 464-474.

Abstract: Background: As a extremely traumatic experience, captivity may cause other mental disorders in addition to posttraumatic stress disorder, which is highly prevalent among ex-prisoners of war, and which often occurs in comorbidity with at least one other...

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The prevalence of depression among iran-iraq war veterans, combatants and former prisoners of war: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of psychology : Journal international de psychologie [Int J Psychol] 2022 Apr; Vol. 57 (2), pp. 295-305. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Oct 04.

Abstract: By exposing individuals to trauma, wars can cause a host of psychiatric disorders. This study aimed to collect and compare the studies conducted to estimate the prevalence of depression among veterans, former prisoners of war (POWs) and military person...

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Mental health and welfare of prisoners of war and people living in detention in the Ukrainian conflict.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The lancet. Psychiatry [Lancet Psychiatry] 2022 May; Vol. 9 (5), pp. 344-345. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Mar 25.

Abstract: Competing Interests: AB was born in Georgia and experienced the conflict of the Russo-Georgian War in 2008. RS was born in Ukraine and members of his family are currently caught up in the violence. RvV is the Chief Executive of the Federation Global In...

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Trajectories of depression in aging veterans and former prisoners-of-war: The role of social support and hardiness.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of clinical psychology [J Clin Psychol] 2021 Oct; Vol. 77 (10), pp. 2203-2215. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 May 17.

Abstract: Objectives: Depression is a prevalent outcome of traumatic experiences, such as combat and war captivity. This study explores the heterogeneity of changes over time and assesses the contribution of trauma exposure (combat vs. war captivity), hardiness,...

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Prisoners with Undaunted Patriotism: Incarcerated Black Soldiers and Battles of Citizenship in Military Prisons during the Civil War.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Civil War History. Sep2022, Vol. 68 Issue 3, p1-40. 40p. 6 Black and White Photographs.

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Abstract: The article explores the history of incarcerated African American soldiers, their wartime patriotism, battles of citizenship and political activism within military prisons during the Civil War. It describes tactics of African American inmates to free t...

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Leslie Wallace Lauste MBE (1908-2001): Brighton surgeon and prisoner of war in occupied Europe.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of medical biography [J Med Biogr] 2022 Feb; Vol. 30 (1), pp. 38-45. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Oct 04.

Abstract: Leslie Wallace Lauste (1908-2001) was an English surgeon of French ancestry who practised in Brighton. This article used his memoirs and interviews to describe his life during the Second World War. In 1940, after declining evacuation by the Royal Navy,...

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Decreased Mortality of falciparum Malaria in Anemic Prisoners of War?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene [Am J Trop Med Hyg] 2020 Dec; Vol. 103 (6), pp. 2171-2173. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Sep 03.

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Abstract: Modern clinical trials have suggested that anemia protects against malaria mortality. Military records of the Second World War in Asia were examined to see if there was support for this hypothesis. When relatively well-nourished Imperial Japanese Navy ...

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Prior trauma, PTSD long-term trajectories, and risk for PTSD during the COVID-19 pandemic: A 29-year longitudinal study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of psychiatric research [J Psychiatr Res] 2021 Sep; Vol. 141, pp. 140-145. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Jun 16.

Abstract: This study assessed the contributions of prior war captivity trauma, the appraisal of the current COVID-19 danger and its resemblance to the prior trauma, and long-term trajectories of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) to risk for PTSD during the CO...

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Overwhelmed by the news: A longitudinal study of prior trauma, posttraumatic stress disorder trajectories, and news watching during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social science & medicine (1982) [Soc Sci Med] 2021 Jun; Vol. 278, pp. 113956. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Apr 23.

Abstract: Rationale: It has been recognized that exposure to mass trauma tends to increase the time spent watching television (TV) news. Yet, research on the effects of this tendency on individuals' well-being yielded inconclusive findings.Objective: The aim of ...

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Medical experimentation on prisoners (part 1): historical milestones.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): La Tunisie medicale [Tunis Med] 2022 juin; Vol. 100 (6), pp. 423-427.

Abstract: The exploitation of prisoners in medical research is an ancient phenomenon. However, the history of the XXth century was marked by major events that reached the peak of horror during the second world war. Although the collective mind has remembered the...

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