[Home ] [Archive]   [ فارسی ]  
:: Main :: About :: Current Issue :: Archive :: Search :: Submit :: Contact ::
:: Volume 2, Issue 4 (2-2015) ::
NPWJM 2015, 2(4): 140-145 Back to browse issues page
Investigation of psychiatric reasons of exemption in soldiers referring to medical commission in a military hospital during 2007-2013
Abstract:   (2123 Views)
Introduction: The purpose of this study was to investigate the prevalence of psychiatric disorders among the soldiers referring to the medical commission. Methods: A cross-sectional descriptive retrospective study was conducted on the patients referring to the psychiatric commission in a military hospital in Tehran during 2007-2013.For data collection a researcher-made questionnaire was used .It was completed by using archives and records .The final diagnosis was according to at least three psychiatric viewpoints and DSM IV-TR diagnostic criteria. Data was analyzed by SPSS 18 software via descriptive statistics. Results: In investigating the variable of psychiatric causes, in all exemption cases respectively: personality disorders (51.4%), neurosis (21%), mood disorders (15.2%), psychosis (4.2%), mental retardation (5.4%) and other causes (2.8%) were reported. In outpatient group: personality disorders (52.8 %), neurosis (21.8%), mood disorders (14.3%), psychosis (3.5%), mental retardation (5.4%) and other causes (2.2%) were reported. On the other hand, in inpatient group: mood disorders (50.2%), personality disorders (20.4%), neurosis (16.3%), psychosis (6.1%), mental retardation (5.4%) and other causes (1.6%) were reported. Conclusion: Due to the high prevalence of mental disorders and their disability in the society, appropriate screening before starting the service and periodical mental health monitoring during the military service should be considered
Keywords: Soldiers, exemption, psychiatric Disorders
Full-Text [PDF 418 kb]   (1276 Downloads)    
Type of Study: Research | Subject: Special
Received: 2015/06/2 | Accepted: 2015/06/2 | Published: 2015/06/2
Add your comments about this article
Your username or Email:

CAPTCHA


XML   Persian Abstract   Print


Download citation:
BibTeX | RIS | EndNote | Medlars | ProCite | Reference Manager | RefWorks
Send citation to:

Investigation of psychiatric reasons of exemption in soldiers referring to medical commission in a military hospital during 2007-2013. NPWJM. 2015; 2 (4) :140-145
URL: http://npwjm.ajaums.ac.ir/article-1-195-en.html


Volume 2, Issue 4 (2-2015) Back to browse issues page
پرستار و پزشک در رزم Nurse and Physician Within War
Persian site map - English site map - Created in 0.06 seconds with 32 queries by YEKTAWEB 4162