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Psychological debriefing for preventing post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

  1. Suzanna C Rose1,*,
  2. Jonathan Bisson2,
  3. Rachel Churchill3,
  4. Simon Wessely4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Depression, Anxiety and Neurosis Group

Published Online: 22 APR 2002

Assessed as up-to-date: 2 DEC 2001

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000560

How to Cite

Rose SC, Bisson J, Churchill R, Wessely S. Psychological debriefing for preventing post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2002, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD000560. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000560.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Berkshire Healthcare NHS Trust, UK., Berkshire Traumatic Stress Service, Reading, Berks, UK

  2. 2

    Cardiff University, Department of Psychological Medicine, Cardiff, UK

  3. 3

    University of Bristol, Academic Unit of Psychiatry, Community Based Medicine, Bristol, Avon, UK

  4. 4

    Guy's, King's & St Thomas School of Medicine & Institute of Psychiatry, Academic Dept of Psychological Medicine, London, UK

*Suzanna C Rose, Berkshire Traumatic Stress Service, Berkshire Healthcare NHS Trust, UK., Erleigh Road Clinic, 25 Erleigh Road, Reading, Berks, RG1 5LR, UK. suzanna.rose@berkshire.nhs.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 22 APR 2002

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[Analysis 1.1]
Analysis 1.1. Comparison 1 Debriefing versus Control, Outcome 1 PTSD diagnosis - ITT data.
[Analysis 1.2]
Analysis 1.2. Comparison 1 Debriefing versus Control, Outcome 2 PTSD severity - using self-report measures.
[Analysis 1.3]
Analysis 1.3. Comparison 1 Debriefing versus Control, Outcome 3 PTSD severity - clinician rating measures.
[Analysis 1.4]
Analysis 1.4. Comparison 1 Debriefing versus Control, Outcome 4 PTSD - self-reported symptoms.
[Analysis 1.5]
Analysis 1.5. Comparison 1 Debriefing versus Control, Outcome 5 Depression diagnosis - completers only.
[Analysis 1.6]
Analysis 1.6. Comparison 1 Debriefing versus Control, Outcome 6 Depression severity.
[Analysis 1.7]
Analysis 1.7. Comparison 1 Debriefing versus Control, Outcome 7 Anxiety diagnosis.
[Analysis 1.8]
Analysis 1.8. Comparison 1 Debriefing versus Control, Outcome 8 General Anxiety.
[Analysis 1.9]
Analysis 1.9. Comparison 1 Debriefing versus Control, Outcome 9 Travel anxiety.
[Analysis 1.10]
Analysis 1.10. Comparison 1 Debriefing versus Control, Outcome 10 All psychiatric morbidity.
[Analysis 1.11]
Analysis 1.11. Comparison 1 Debriefing versus Control, Outcome 11 Reduced Functioning.
[Analysis 1.12]
Analysis 1.12. Comparison 1 Debriefing versus Control, Outcome 12 Dropout.
[Analysis 2.1]
Analysis 2.1. Comparison 2 Debriefing versus Educational intervention, Outcome 1 PTSD diagnosis - ITT data.
[Analysis 2.2]
Analysis 2.2. Comparison 2 Debriefing versus Educational intervention, Outcome 2 PTSD severity - using self-report measures - completers.
[Analysis 2.3]
Analysis 2.3. Comparison 2 Debriefing versus Educational intervention, Outcome 3 Depression severity - completers.
[Analysis 2.4]
Analysis 2.4. Comparison 2 Debriefing versus Educational intervention, Outcome 4 Dropout.
[Analysis 3.1]
Analysis 3.1. Comparison 3 Immediate Debriefing versus Delayed Debriefing, Outcome 1 PTSD severity - self-report.