Predictors of psychological distress in survivors of the 1999 earthquakes in Turkey: effects of relocation after the disaster


Kilic C., Aydin I., Taskintuna N., Ozcurumez G., Kurt G., Eren E., ...More

ACTA PSYCHIATRICA SCANDINAVICA, vol.114, no.3, pp.194-202, 2006 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 114 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1600-0447.2006.00786.x
  • Journal Name: ACTA PSYCHIATRICA SCANDINAVICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.194-202

Abstract

Objective: Relocations after disasters are known to cause added distress in survivors. This study examined the effects of migration and other factors on psychological status of survivors 4 years after the two severe earthquakes in Turkey.