- Diseases among men 20 years after exposure to severe stress: implications for clinical research and medical careJ A Boscarino
Department of Outcomes Research, Catholic Health Initiatives Southeast Region, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Psychosom Med 59:605-14. 1997..Some research also suggests that these exposures may be associated with the onset of chronic diseases as well. However, these chronic disease outcome studies often have been obscured by bias and confounding...
- Posttraumatic stress disorder, exposure to combat, and lower plasma cortisol among Vietnam veterans: findings and clinical implicationsJ A Boscarino
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 64:191-201. 1996..Analysis of plasma cortisol, together with other clinical data, may be instrumental in the future diagnosis and treatment of stress disorders...
- Commentary: inaccurate data on the quality of care may do more harm than good--an alternative approach is requiredJ A Boscarino
Department of Outcomes Research, Catholic Health Initiatives Southeast Region, Louisville, KY 40232 4037, USA
Am J Med Qual 12:196-200. 1997..We then suggest an alternative approach that could potentially avoid many of these problems in the future...