Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 1994 Autumn;2(4):324-331. Epub 2013 Jan 28.
From the Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, North York, Ontario, and North York General Hospital.
Relatively little is known about posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in World War II (WWII) veterans, despite the significant number of studies on this problem in Vietnam veterans. The authors document the prevalence of PTSD and other psychiatric disorders and investigate the etiological correlates of the syndrome in elderly, institutionalized WWII veterans. Sixty-two cognitively intact subjects (mean age 74. Read More