Description/Abstract

This brief summarizes a scholarly article of the same name. It reviews research which analyzes how female veterans were impacted by OEF/OIF in comparison to their male counterparts, in comparison to previous eras.

Original Citation

Fontana, A., Rosenheck, R., & Desai, R. (2010). Female Veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan seeking care from VA specialized PTSD Programs: comparison with male veterans and female war zone veterans of previous eras. Journal of women's health (2002), 19(4), 751–757. https://doi.org/10.1089/jwh.2009.1389

Document Type

Brief

Disciplines

Military and Veterans Studies

Extent

2 pages

DCMI Type

Text

Keywords

Female veterans, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) healthcare, Iraq veterans, Afghanistan veterans

Subject

Veterans; Women; Post-traumatic stress disorder; Iraq War, 2003-2011; Afghan War, 2001-2021

Portfolio

Government and Community Services

Geographic Area

United States

Publisher

Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

Date

8-31-2021

Language

English

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

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