Year: 1991 Source: American Journal of Psychiatry, v.148, no.8, (August 1991), p.1099 SIEC No: 20011169

In this brief leter to the editor, the author disagrees with the suggestion by Grant (1991) that exposure to combat is always traumatic. He states soldiers in cohesive units with good leadership seldom suffer from posttraumatic stress disorder. (4 refs.)