Freedy, JR, Simpson, WM. Disaster-related physical and mental health: a role for the family physician. Am Fam Physician. 2007;75(6):841-846.
Heid, AR, Pruchno, R, Cartwright, FP, et al. Exposure to Hurricane Sandy, neighborhood collective efficacy, and post-traumatic stress symptoms in older adults. Aging Ment Health. 2016;25:1-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13607863.2016.1154016.
Ozdemir, O, Boysan, M, Guzel Ozdemir, P, et al. Relationships between posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), dissociation, quality of life, hopelessness, and suicidal ideation among earthquake survivors. Psychiatry Res. 2015;228(3):598-605. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2015.05.045.
Rosellini, AJ, Coffey, SF, Tracy, M, et al. A person-centered analysis of posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms following a natural disaster: predictors of latent class membership. J Anxiety Disord. 2014;28(1):16-24. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.janxdis.2013.11.002.
Boscarino, JA, Hoffman, SN, Adams, RE, et al. Mental health outcomes among vulnerable residents after Hurricane Sandy: implications for disaster research and planning. Am J Disaster Med. 2014;9(2):107-120. http://dx.doi.org/10.5055/ajdm.2014.0147.
Babson, KA, Feldner, MT. Temporal relations between sleep problems and both traumatic event exposure and PTSD: a critical review of the empirical literature. J Anxiety Disord. 2010;24(1):1-15. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.janxdis.2009.08.002.
Godet-Cayré, V, Pelletier-Fleury, N, Le Vaillant, M, et al. Insomnia and absenteeism at work. Who pays the cost?
Ishii, T, Ochi, S, Tsubokura, M, et al. Physical performance deterioration of temporary housing residents after the Great East Japan Earthquake. Prev Med Rep. 2015;2:916-919. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pmedr.2015.10.009.
Yoshimura, E, Ishikawa-Takata, K, Murakami, H, et al. Relationships between social factors and physical activity among elderly survivors of the Great East Japan earthquake: a cross-sectional study. BMC Geriatr. 2016;16(1):30. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12877-016-0203-8.
Omama, S, Yoshida, Y, Ogasawara, K, et al. Influence of the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami 2011 on occurrence of cerebrovascular diseases in Iwate, Japan. Stroke. 2013;44(6):1518-1524. http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.111.000442.
Matsubara, C, Murakami, H, Imai, K, et al. Prevalence and risk factors for depressive reaction among resident survivors after the tsunami following the Great East Japan Earthquake, March 11, 2011. PLoS One. 2014;9(10):e109240. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0109240.
Yamanda, S, Hanagama, M, Kobayashi, S, et al. The impact of the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake on hospitalisation for respiratory disease in a rapidly aging society: a retrospective descriptive and cross-sectional study at the disaster base hospital in Ishinomaki. BMJ Open. 2013;3(1):e000865. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2012-000865.
Lin, N, Ensel, WM, Simeone, RS, et al. Social support, stressful life events, and illness: a model and an empirical test. J Health Soc Behav. 1979;20(2):108-119. http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2136433.
House, JS. Work Stress and Social Support. Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley; 1981.
Umberson, D. Family status and health behaviors: social control as a dimension of social integration. J Health Soc Behav. 1987;28(3):306-319. http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2136848.
Emmons, KM, Barbeau, EM, Gutheil, C, et al. Social influences, social context, and health behaviors among working-class, multi-ethnic adults. Health Educ Behav. 2007;34(2):315-334. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1090198106288011.
Chouinard, MC, Robichaud-Ekstrand, S. Predictive value of the transtheoretical model to smoking cessation in hospitalized patients with cardiovascular disease. Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil. 2007;14(1):51-58. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HJR.0b013e328014027b.
Kim, J, Han, JY, Shaw, B, et al. The roles of social support and coping strategies in predicting breast cancer patients’ emotional well-being: testing mediation and moderation models. J Health Psychol. 2010;15(4):543-552. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1359105309355338.
Matsumoto, S, Yamaoka, K, Inoue, M, et al. Social ties may play a critical role in mitigating sleep difficulties in disaster-affected communities: a cross-sectional study in the Ishinomaki area, Japan. Sleep. 2014;37(1):137-145.
Matsumoto, S, Yamaoka, K, Inoue, M, et al. Implications for social support on prolonged sleep difficulties among a disaster-affected population: second report from a cross-sectional survey in Ishinomaki, Japan [published online June 18, 2015]. PLoS One. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0130615.
Furukawa, TA, Kawakami, N, Saitoh, M, et al. The performance of the Japanese version of the K6 and K10 in the World Mental Health Survey Japan. Int J Methods Psychiatr Res. 2008;17(3):152-158. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mpr.257.
Prochaska, JJ, Sung, HY, Max, W, et al. Validity study of the K6 Scale as a measure of moderate mental distress based on mental health treatment need and utilization. Int J Methods Psychiatr Res. 2012;21(2):88-97. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mpr.1349.
Suzuki, Y, Tsutsumi, A, Fukasawa, M, et al. Prevalence of mental disorders and suicidal thoughts among community-dwelling elderly adults 3 years after the Niigata-Chuetsu earthquake. J Epidemiol. 2011;21(2):144-150. http://dx.doi.org/10.2188/jea.JE20100093.
Nakamura, K, Kitamura, K, Someya, T. Psychological recovery 5 years after the 2004 Niigata-Chuetsu earthquake in Yamakoshi, Japan. J Epidemiol. 2014;24(2):125-131. http://dx.doi.org/10.2188/jea.JE20130097.
Tomata, Y, Suzuki, Y, Kawado, M, et al. Long-term impact of the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and tsunami on functional disability among older people: a 3-year longitudinal comparison of disability prevalence among Japanese municipalities. Soc Sci Med. 2015;147:296-299. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.11.016.
Shakespeare-Finch, JE, Green, J. Social support promotes psychological well-being following a natural disaster. National Emergency Response. 2013;26(3):14-17.
Koyama, S, Aida, J, Kawachi, I, et al. Social support improves mental health among the victims relocated to temporary housing following the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami. Tohoku J Exp Med. 2014;234(3):241-247. http://dx.doi.org/10.1620/tjem.234.241.
Teramoto, C, Matsunaga, A, Nagata, S. Cross-sectional study of social support and psychological distress among displaced earthquake survivors in Japan. Jpn J Nurs Sci. 2015;12(4):320-329. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jjns.12071.