The relationship between posttraumatic stress symptoms and suicide ideation among child survivors following the Wenchuan earthquake.

The association between posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms and suicide ideation was examined in a sample of 2,298 child survivors of the Wenchuan earthquake. Results indicated that intrusion, avoidance, hyperarousal symptom clusters, and PTSD total score were significantly associated with suicide ideation. Contact us for a copy of this article, or view online at