Submitted for Publication: March 7, 2013; final revision received July 8, 2013; accepted July 12, 2013.
Published Online: December 11, 2013. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2013.3080.
Study concept and design: Yurgil, Vasterling, Baker.
Acquisition of data: Yurgil, Nievergelt, Larson, Nash, Baker.
Analysis and interpretation of data: Yurgil, Barkauskas, Vasterling, Nievergelt, Schork, Litz, Nash, Baker.
Drafting of the manuscript: Yurgil, Barkauskas, Baker.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: All authors.
Statistical analysis: Yurgil, Barkauskas, Schork.
Obtained funding: Larson, Litz, Nash, Baker.
Administrative, technical, and material support: Litz, Baker.
Study supervision: Nievergelt, Nash, Baker.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.
Funding/Support: This work was supported by Veterans Affairs Health Service Research and Development project SDR 09-0128, the Marine Corps, and the Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery.
Group Members: The Marine Resilience Study coinvestigators consisted of Mark A. Geyer, PhD (Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego [UCSD]), Victoria B. Risbrough, PhD (Veterans Affairs Center of Excellence for Stress and Mental Health, and Department of Psychiatry, UCSD), Daniel T. O’Connor, MD (Department of Medicine, UCSD), and Jennifer A. Webb-Murphy, PhD (Naval Center for Combat and Operational Stress Control), as well as administrative core, Anjana Patel, BS, BA, Andrew De La Rosa, BS, Patricia Gorman, BSc, DC, and members of the Marine Resiliency Study Team, including logistic coordinators, clinician interviewers, and data collection staff listed in the article reporting the methods.19 The contributors did not receive financial compensation.
Role of the Sponsor: The funding sources had no role in the design and conduct of the study; in the collection, analysis, and interpretation of the data; or in the preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript.
Disclaimer: The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the federal government.
Previous Presentations: Parts of the manuscript were presented at the annual national meetings of the Naval Center for Combat and Operational Stress Control; May 24, 2012; San Diego, CA (Dr Baker); and the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies; November 2, 2012; Los Angeles, CA (Dr Yurgil).
Additional Contributions: We also thank the Marine and Navy Corpsmen volunteers for military service and participation in this study.