There has been a lot of focus on the events of the pandemic and the impact they have had on our mental health currently but many are unaware of the long-term impact that the pandemic could potentially have. One such diagnosis many will likely receive in the future would be PTSD. In this video, I review a study that exams the rates and risk factors for PTSD in a post-pandemic world.
The study detailed here is linked below.
Yuan, K., Gong, Y., Liu, L., Sun, Y., Tian, S., & Wang, Y. et al. (2021). Prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder after infectious disease pandemics in the twenty-first century, including COVID-19: a meta-analysis and systematic review. Molecular Psychiatry. doi: 10.1038/s41380-021-01036-x
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