What Acute Stress Protocols Can Tell Us About PTSD and Stress-Related Neuropsychiatric Disorders

Laura Musazzi, Paolo Tornese, Nathalie Sala, Maurizio Popoli
Source: Frontiers in Pharmacology - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research

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Publication date: Available online 17 July 2018Source: Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological PsychiatryAuthor(s): Ye-Fei Chen, Zi-Xiang Chen, Run-Hua Wang, Yan-Wei Shi, Li Xue, Xiao-Guang Wang, Hu ZhaoAbstractPrevious studies support a critical role of hippocampus in contextual fear memory. Structural and functional alterations of hippocampus occur frequently in posttraumatic stress disorders (PTSD). Recent reports reveal that knockout of CLC-3, a member of the CLC family of anion channels and transporters, leads to neuronal degeneration and loss of hippocampus. However, the role of CLC-3 in contextual fear m...
Source: Progress in Neuro Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 17 July 2018Source: Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological PsychiatryAuthor(s): Marcela Konjevod, Lucija Tudor, Dubravka Svob Strac, Gordana Nedic Erjavec, Coral Barbas, Neven Zarkovic, Matea Nikolac Perkovic, Suzana Uzun, Oliver Kozumplik, Gordan Lauc, Nela PivacAbstractPosttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a stressor-related disorder that develops in a subset of individuals exposed to a traumatic experience. Factors associated with vulnerability to PTSD are still not fully understood. PTSD is frequently comorbid with various psychiatric and somatic disorders, moderate res...
Source: Progress in Neuro Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
July 17, 2018When hospitals or clinics are attacked, women often become targets. But what do we know about the real impact on their health and well-being?In April 2017, 60 militia members attacked a hospital in Cinq, a city in the Kasai district of the Democratic Republic of Congo. The rebels set fire to a surgical suite, trapping 35 patients inside, and then torched most of the hospital. They sexually assaulted women and girls with sticks and firearms, including a woman who had just given birth hours before.The details of this attack are horrifying. More than 100 people died, including 90 patients and two health workers.B...
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Although the majority of privately insured youth diagnosed with a new episode of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) receive psychotherapy —considered the first-line treatment for pediatric PTSD—treatment gaps remain, according to areport inPsychiatric Services.The report found while about 6% of youth with PTSD were prescribed pharmacotherapy, more than a third received neither psychotherapy nor psychopharmacology.Rene Soria-Saucedo, M.D., Ph.D., of the Boston University School of Public Health and colleagues analyzed data from the MarketScan Commercial Claims and Encounter database for children and adolescent...
Source: Psychiatr News - Category: Psychiatry Tags: antidepressants antipsychotics pharmacology psychotherapy PTSD in youth trauma-focused therapy Source Type: research
Conditions:   Migraine Disorders;   Post-Traumatic Headache Intervention:   Other: Osteopathic Manipulation Sponsor:   University of California, San Diego Enrolling by invitation
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OBJECTIVE: to describe the management process for multiple traffic accident database integration applied in five state capital cities piloting the Life in the Traffic. METHODS: This is a descriptive study presenting the integration of traffic accid...
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CONTEXT:   Despite a high incidence of injury in their sport, rodeo athletes have been underrepresented in the concussion literature. No standard postconcussion protocols are available across rodeo organizations for evaluating fitness to return to compet...
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Studies regarding the prognostic factors for survival conditions and the proportions of survival to discharge among different types of hospitalized traumatic cardiac arrest (TCA) during the period of postresuscitation are limited.This nationwide study was ...
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