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Table 6 Coping strategies as a predictor of psychological distress following disaster relief work

From: The usefulness of pre-employment and pre-deployment psychological screening for disaster relief workers: a systematic review

DisorderPapers reporting significant association with disorder / papers reporting non-significant association with disorder
PTSDConfrontive coping / [7, 26]
Seeking social support / [7, 26]
Self-control / [7, 26]
Accepting responsibility / [7, 26]
Avoidance [7] / [14]
Planned problem solving / [7, 26]
Positive reappraisal [7] / [26]
Psychological distress / morbidityConfrontive coping [7, 26]
Seeking social support [14] / [7]
Self-control / [7, 26]
Accepting responsibility [26] / [7]
Avoidance [26] / [7]
Planned problem solving [26] / [7]
Positive reappraisal [26] / [7]