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  1. Fulltext. The effects of a natural disaster on child behavior : evidence for posttraumatic stress.

    Article - En anglais

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    Objectives

    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.

    Methods

    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.