Table 2

Logistic regression analyses: attributable risks of continuous psychosocial correlates on PTSD, adjusted for gender (n=476)

VariablesN (≥85th percentile)PTSD (indicated by IES-R scores)
≤33 IES-R score, n=297
(Reference)
>33 IES-R score, n=179
OR (95% CI)
>35 IES-R score, n=93
OR (95% CI)
Duration in captivity10712.91 (1.87 to 4.59)3.34 (2.11 to 5.23)
Postwar hardships18712.41 (1.63 to 3.56)2.90 (2.03 to 4.14)
Stigma/discrimination13113.38 (2.22 to 5.17)4.12 (2.69 to 6.30)
Community relations10812.94 (1.82 to 4.62)3.26 (2.08 to 5.18)
Family acceptance12411.66 (1.16 to 2.38)2.05 (1.34 to 3.16)
General functioning14612.82 (1.92 to 4.02)3.88 (2.56 to 5.88)
Prosocial behaviours11211.70 (1.18 to 2.45)2.28 (1.50 to 3.34)
  • Continuous measures are dichotomised at the 85th percentile. PTSD indicated by Impact of Event scores: ≤33=no PTSD; >33=probable PTSD; >35=likely PTSD.

  • IES-R, Impact of Event Scale-Revised; N, total number; n, subpopulation; PTSD, post-traumatic stress disorder.