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Stress disorders, Post-traumatic

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Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings

Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

16.107 Male, Single, 15-24 yrs, Dull and backward, Anxiety neurosis, March 1947

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/15
Scope and Contents "Deaf in right ear. Imagined people were behind him in dark. Denies having heard voices. Does not remember having ever been afraid of certain colours. Was in army for 7 months. Discharged because of depression. Worried about trifles ever since his sister was killed. Has no parents, but has quite a few friends. Very sensitive about his discharge from the army and feels that people regard him as a shirker and try to find out in a round about way why he was discharged. On joining the army was very...

16.114 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, Maladjusted child, December 1946

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/15
Scope and Contents "Very shy, well behaved boy, rather small for his age. He speaks in a very quiet voice which is hardly audible at first. Flushes when addressed. Takes nightmares and sleep walks ever since the bombs fell in 1941. His father attributes this to the bombing and he wakes up each night at the same time as the bombs fell. [Male informant] thinks this child is a bit backward but nice. No public assistance. Nurse: Good home. Mother is a terrible bad-tempered woman, thrashes him, 30+. Nurse says mother...

16.287 Female, Single, Over 65 yrs, Manic depressive, September 1947

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/15
Scope and Contents "In CRI, certified. Melancholia. Sudden onset, dating from air-raid. Died at home. Lived with widowed sister and widower brother. Was formerly a domestic servant but had a breakdown at the menopause."

21.9 Male, Single, 35-44 yrs, Schizophrenia, April 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/20
Scope and Contents "This man is "a wee bit off", queer, just works when he likes, "is that wise that he'll no work". He was in the last war, has just lived on the family farm since then. Loafs about the garage, brother keeps him. Parents dead. Fairly big farm house, no over-crowding. Very decent people, rather old-fashioned. The weakness is thought to come from his father's side - he was an estate worker, decent but dull, no push, used to drive the cart. PC confirms queerness. He walks along the road with his...

23.112 Male, Married, 15-23 yrs, Anxiety neurosis, June 1946

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/22
Scope and Contents "Diagnosis: Anxiety Neurosis. "He is suffering from a severe anxiety neurosis, probably precipitated to begin with by his shelling experience in Normandy and now aggravated by his having towork in the mines. His present claustrophobia renders this latter quite impossible and I would recommend for him first of all a change of employment. He also needs a course of psycho-therapy."

23.56 Male, Married, 45-54 yrs, Undiagnosed, June 1946

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/22
Scope and Contents "This man was in the army in the last war, was a wee bit mental afterwards, has got over it and is now beginning to forget his war experiences. No sense of humour. Moody at times."

24.56 Male, Single, 45-54 yrs, Stammering, Dull and backward, July 1947

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/23
Scope and Contents 'Very bad stammer, "shell-shock" from the last war. Gardener. PC: Not bright, stammer very bad. Clean house. Minister confirms: Grand worker. Nurse confirms - inoffensive and dopey.'

28.120 Male, Married, 45-54 yrs, Psychopathic personality, July 1946

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/27
Scope and Contents "This is one of the local characters, will neither work nor want, has been on PA all his days. Labourer really. Married, six children. [Female informant]: Gipsy type, awful poacher, dull too. Dr confirms - asthma and poaching. Very nice family, have done well. One son had neurosis after Dunkirk and was discharged from the army. LE: Unsteady work record, O.O.W just now, nobody will employ him. Was on U.A.B for a time before the war. Was fined for having government property in his...

28.218 Female, Married, 45-54 yrs, Undiagnosed, October 1946

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/27
Scope and Contents "This woman has had some sort of breakdown, following her imprisonment in Sumatra under the Japanese. Was thought to have been in the CRI but there is no trace of her. Thought to be a neurotic family, comfortably off, good home conditions."

31.58 Male, Single, 25-34 yrs, Anxiety neurosis, November 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/30
Scope and Contents "This lad was in the Commandos and fought in Europe; when home on leave he developed an acute anxiety state. Is now better but not working yet. Was always a bit backward."