PILOTS (Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress)


An electronic directory (including abstracts) of worldwide literature in the area of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental disorders that are triggered by traumatic events.

Brief descriptions and evaluations of methods used for diagnosis of post-traumatic stress syndrome in children and adults.

The methods are divided into the following categories and presented in table form:

  1. Trauma Exposure Measures
  2. Deployment Risk and Resilience Factors and Chart of Measures
  3. Adult PTSD Self-Report Measures
  4. Adult PTSD Interviews, V. Child Measures

Extensive descriptions are available for methods that have been developed by the National Center for PTSD (and also full-text and fact database).




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