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 (pōst′trô-măt′ĭk, -trou-)
Following injury or resulting from it: posttraumatic amnesia.


(Medicine) of, relating to, or occurring after trauma or shock


(ˌpoʊst trəˈmæt ɪk, -trɔ-, -traʊ-)

occurring after physical or psychological trauma.
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Hierarchical regression analysis showed that Posttraumatic stress is a significant negative predictor of quality of life.
Patent Application 12/948,828, Methods and compositions for treating symptoms associated with posttraumatic stress disorder using cyclobenzaprine, covering the use of Tonmya, or TNX-102 SL, for the treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
Introduction: This study assessed the validity and reliability of the Turkish version of the DSM-5 Posttraumatic Stress Symptom Severity Scale-Child Form for use among the Turkish population.
Often, clinicians tend to focus on the diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric disorders, such as psychosis, bipolar disorder, depression, anxiety, insomnia, and substance use disorders (SUD), but posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) often is overlooked and underdiagnosed, (1) especially when comorbid with another psychiatric disorder such as SUD.
Along the same lines, the term posttraumatic growth coined by Tedeschi and Calhoun (1998) refers to the individuals' tendency to report positive changes after a stressful experience (21).
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is the most widely recognized trauma-related disorder and, as such, serves as a good model for understanding the underlying processes involved in psychoemotional trauma in general.
Other factors more modestly predictive of suicide attempts include trauma (specifically physical and sexual abuse), posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and depression (Victor & Klonsky, 2014).
Objectives: To determine the prevalence of stress, anxiety, depression and posttraumatic stress disorder among adults exposed to 2010 floods in Pakistan.
In Brazil, a recent epidemiological study in two Brazilian capital cities showed that 90% of the population faced a trauma in life and approximately 11% had Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
The concept of posttraumatic growth (PTG) proposed by Tedeschi and Calhoun (2006) attempts to capture these aspects.
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) results from experiencing, witnessing, or learning about traumatic events that provoke intense fear, helplessness, or horror.
Combat related posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a long-standing problem that dates back to antiquity.

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