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Table 2 Table adapted from Beran 2015 – Karger Chapter [87]

From: Non-communicable diseases in humanitarian settings: ten essential questions

  Risk factor NCD Mental Health
Prior to crisis Crisis related
Risk factor Person who smokes and is obese Person with diabetes who smokes Smoking and alcohol consumption Smoking and alcohol consumption as a coping mechanism
NCD   Person with diabetes and hypertension People with diabetes are more prone to depression Depression due to loss of family/livelihood in patients with hypertension
PTSD due to exposure to violence in a person with asthma
  1. Underlying issues: humanitarian context, etc.