Table 1

Mean scores (and standard deviations) and percentage of respondents to achieve the cut off score for PTSD, depression, and anxiety across each work group

ParamedicEMTMaleFemale
*p<0.05. Data shown as percentages.
Troubling memories
    Now45.843.937.746.3
    Past62.455.8*6160.8
PTSD
    Mean (SD)17.75 (11.65)20.46 (11.96)18.18 (12.93)18.67 (11.7)
    Diagnostic criteria21.822.215.223.1*
Anxiety
    Mean (SD)7.9 (4.11)8.6 (4.62)8.10 (4.51)8.13 (4.3)
    Clinically significant23241924.7
Depression
    Mean (SD)5.2 (3.83)5.6 (4.72)4.99 (4.62)5.37 (4.10)
    Clinically significant81011.38.2