Trauma & Acute Care Open Access

  • ISSN: 2476-2105
  • Journal h-index: 4
  • Journal CiteScore: 0.26
  • Journal Impact Factor: 0.28
  • Average acceptance to publication time (5-7 days)
  • Average article processing time (30-45 days) Less than 5 volumes 30 days
    8 - 9 volumes 40 days
    10 and more volumes 45 days

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder

PTSD is a disorder that develops to someone who went through a shocking, scary or dangerous event. Some events like sudden death of loved ones, accident, robbery, rape, loss in business or some specific event of life may leads to post traumatic stress disorder. Some people recover within 6 months, while other has symptoms that last much longer. In some people it may become chronic.