A prospective study of children exmined both before and after a flood disaster in Bangladesh is used to test the hypothesis that stressful events play a causal role in the development of behavioral disorders in children.
Six months before the disaster, structured measures of selected behavioral problems were made during an epidemiological study of disability among-2-to 9-year-old children.
Five months after the disaster, a representative sample of 162 surviving children was reevaluated.
Mots-clés Pascal : Posttraumatisme syndrome, Trouble comportement, Enfant, Homme, Epidémiologie, Inondation, Sinistre, Bengla Desh, Asie, Effet psychologique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Posttraumatic syndrome, Behavioral disorder, Child, Human, Epidemiology, Flood, Disaster, Bangladesh, Asia, Psychological effect
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0680262
Code Inist : 002B18D06. Création : 09/06/1995.