Posttraumatic stress symptoms in children diagnosed with type 1 diabetes


ŞİŞMANLAR Ş. G. , Demirbas-Cakir E., Karakaya I., Cizmecioglu F. M. , Yavuz C. I. , Hatun S., ...More

ITALIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.38, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 38
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/1824-7288-38-13
  • Title of Journal : ITALIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS

Abstract

Background: Studies consistently found remarkable rates of posttraumatic stress symptoms (PTSS) in children with chronic diseases. But, only one study had searched PTSS in children with diabetes, until now. So, the present study aimed to examine incidence rate and predictors of PTSS in children with type 1 diabetes.