Connect with us

Health

Nearly 25% of Health Care Workers Experience PTSD During an Epidemic: Study – The Swaddle

One year after a past outbreak ended, 12% of health care workers still had symptoms of post-traumatic stress.

Published

on

post featured image

Health care workers deal with anxiety, depression, and symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) during the most intense stage of and up to a year after an epidemic, say researchers. The analysis of mental health in previous global health crises will aid health care professionals working through the current Covid19 pandemic.
Published in the European Journal of Psychotraumatology, a meta-analysis of 19 studies reveals that almost a quarter of health care workers experienced post-traumat…

Click here to view the original article.

You might also like ...

post featured image
Rethinking race and kidney function: Study forecasts advantages and disadvantages for Black patients of removing race from kidney function calculators – Science Daily
post featured image
Cell membranes in super resolution – Science Daily
post featured image
Research reveals how a fungal infection activates inflammation – Science Daily