Meghan L West's research while affiliated with University of Toronto and other places

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PurposeThis study aimed to address knowledge gaps about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in mid-age and older adults, with particular attention to the relationship of PTSD with nutrition and with ethnicity and immigrant status.Methods Binary logistic regression analysis of weighted comprehensive cohort data from the baseline Canadian Longitudi...


... A low level of education has been reported to predict PTSD in other settings [35], but this finding was not confirmed in the present case. Inversely, being older than 65 had a protective role in the development of a diagnosis of PTSD and its symptoms over time, confirming previous findings on the general pathogenesis of PTSD [36]. Age, however, was not multivariately associated with chronic PTSD. ...