Mental Health Among Military Personnel and Veterans.


Journal Article

This commentary describes the prevalence of mental health problems affecting military service members and veterans in North Carolina and the rest of the nation, with a special emphasis on those who served in the recent wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Approximately 1.9 million of these veterans have become eligible for Veterans Affairs health care since 2002, and an estimated 1.16 million veterans have registered for this care.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Pickett, T; Rothman, D; Crawford, EF; Brancu, M; Fairbank, JA; Kudler, HS

Published Date

  • November 2015

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 76 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 299 - 306

PubMed ID

  • 26946859

Pubmed Central ID

  • 26946859

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0029-2559

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.18043/ncm.76.5.299


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States