Ambulance personnel and critical incidents: impact of accident and emergency work on mental health and emotional well-being

Read for free at: http://bjp.rcpsych.org/content/178/1/76.full.pdf Abstract BACKGROUND: The association between mental health and occupational factors among ambulance personnel has not been thoroughly investigated in the UK. AIMS: To identify the prevalence of psychopathology among ambulance personnel and its relationship to personality and exposure to critical incidents. METHOD: Data were gathered from ambulance personnel by means of […]