In a 5 to 6-page paper, examine the psychological and physiological stresses endured by POWs and the resulting long-term physical and mental health implications based upon the course materials and other available scholarly publications, including each of the following areas.

The experience of captivity carries stresses that are unique in the broad discussion combat and combat related trauma. Examining the conditions endured and methods used to survive such conditions is necessary to gain context of the POW experience.
In a 5 to 6-page paper, examine the psychological and physiological stresses endured by POWs and the resulting long-term physical and mental health implications based upon the course materials and other available scholarly publications, including each of the following areas.
Discuss the commonly held understanding of captivity in war experienced by POWs.
Include a discussion outlining the common forms of treatment experienced and reported by POWs.
Discuss the conditions in which POWs were held during captivity.
Referencing specific statements or quotes from former POWs is appropriate.
Examine the psychological and physiological stresses that POWs experienced during captivity.
Discuss the coping mechanisms used in captivity.
Provide details discussing the reasons these reactions are more or less adaptive in captivity.
Additionally, discuss the long-term physical and mental health implications of captivity.
Include the minimum formatting standards identified below.
Format the 5 to 6-page paper in APA style; the minimum page count does not include the required APA formatted title page, in-text citations, and reference page. Include refaerences to a minimum of four (4) scholarly sources in the paper.

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Approximately 250 words