Author | César A. Alfonso, MD

Articles

PTSD and Suicide After Natural Disasters

April 24, 2018

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This article summarizes literature on post-disaster mental health and describes the public health crisis in Puerto Rico. Special attention is given to highlight higher suicide rates and PTSD that develop in post-disaster areas.

Understanding the Psychodynamics of Nonadherence

June 08, 2011

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Nonadherence to treatment by patients represents one of the most prevalent and important challenges to the practice of psychiatry.