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Table 4 PTSD and Social Support and Coping

From: Risk and resiliency factors in posttraumatic stress disorder

  PTSD (n = 25) No PTSD (n = 27) p-values
Persons available to talk to about trauma 10 (40.0%) 22 (81.5%) .004
Professional support 13 (52.0%) 14 (51.9%) 1.000
Training in dealing with trauma 2 (8.0%) 6 (22.2%) .252
Self-blame for trauma 0 (0.0%) 1 (3.1%) .391
Blame others for trauma 14 (43.8%) 17 (53.1%) .332
Problem-oriented coping 3 (12.0%) 9 (33.0%) .077
Emotion-oriented coping 14 (56.0%) 7 (25.9%) .057
Avoidance-oriented coping 8 (32.0%) 11 (40.7%) .480