Posttraumatic stress disorder severity may be related to chronic headache pain.
PTSD developments from childbirth can have lasting consequences and should be examined further by OBGYNs.
Researchers compared the effects of different active rTMS frequencies on PTSD.
PTSD and pain share a mutual relationship that contribute to chronic pain syndromes.
Pre-screening military personnel after deployment did not affect the presence of mental illness.
Hip fracture does not induce full PTSD and infrequently induces partial PTSD.
Utilizing CPAP is thought to promote consolidation of emotional memory, which may assist in recovery from traumatic events.
This trial indicates that in most cases, youth who are diagnosed with PTSD 2 to 6 months after the initial trauma are likely to require treatment.
PTSD, depression, anxiety, and alcohol misuse among UK military personnel is difficult to reduce.
The researchers proposed integrating mental health screening and treatment into pediatric cardiology care.
DCS shows a small augmentation effect on exposure-based therapy.
Relationship of trauma memories to other PTSD symptoms offers early intervention potential.
Advanced neuroimaging can more accurately diagnose traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress disorder than CT or MRI.
The dimensional brain-behavioral associations could potentially serve as an imaging marker to index inter-individual differences in treatment responses.
This suggests that stratified diagnosis and treatment for PTSD patients are necessary in clinics.
The treatment improved electrophysiological measures of autonomic nervous system state and emotionally-modulated startle response.
Researchers used MRI to detect variations in neural connections among earthquake survivors.
New study highlights the importance of re-experiencing symptoms, a major component of PTSD, in predicting cognitive impairment.
Veterans remain understudied in the field of eating disorders, possibly due to the misperception that men are not affected by them.
As the Congress, VA, CDC and the Obama Administration address the issue, recent neuroimaging studies point to effective diagnostic tools available for PTSD and TBI — two common conditions among suicide victims.
Nicola Davies, PhD, suggests that a great deal of research is still required, but apps are certainly showing great promise as a means of enhancing treatment outcomes when used as an adjunct to therapy and medication.
Involvement of Hippocampal Neurogenesis in Fear Memory Overgeneralization Following Exposure to Traumatic Stress
Extreme trauma affects FKBP5 methylation in survivors of the Holocaust as well as in their offspring.
When people have expressed PTSD symptoms for about 6 months to a year and a half, the disorder becomes entrenched.
An association was found between comorbid psychiatric comorbidities and headaches among individuals with traumatic brain injury.
The brains of those with PTSD who received mindfulness training changed in ways that may have helped them "switch off" looping memories.
The intervention teaches the entire family approaches for overcoming misunderstandings, diminishing tensions, handling difficult emotions, and banding together.
In mice, blocking a certain receptor that binds to serotonin prevented PTSD symptoms after they were exposed to a traumatic event.
Male and female soldiers followed for seven years developed PTSD at nearly the same rate.
Largest study to date finds no evidence of an association between post-traumatic stress disorder and cancer.