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Is the murder of innocent people related to really bad post-traumatic stress disorder?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Susan Uhrich
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree

In brief: It can be

But most murders are not related to ptsd.
Much more often ptsd patients are quietly tortured by the illness and are not violent.

In brief: It can be

But most murders are not related to ptsd.
Much more often ptsd patients are quietly tortured by the illness and are not violent.
Dr. Susan Uhrich
Dr. Susan Uhrich
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: If some witnessed

The murder of innocent people or their life was threatened during the incident it may lead to post traumatic stress disorder (or may not).

In brief: If some witnessed

The murder of innocent people or their life was threatened during the incident it may lead to post traumatic stress disorder (or may not).
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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