Cannabis: A potential efficacious intervention for PTSD or simply snake oil?

Cannabis: A potential efficacious intervention for PTSD or simply snake oil? J Psychiatry Neurosci. 2019 Mar 01;44(2):75-78 Authors: Abizaid A, Merali Z, Anisman H PMID: 30810022 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience - Category: Psychiatry Tags: J Psychiatry Neurosci Source Type: research

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Publication date: Available online 22 August 2019Source: Pharmacology Biochemistry and BehaviorAuthor(s): Ankit Uniyal, Raghunath Singh, Ansab Akhtar, Yashika Bansal, Anurag Kuhad, Sangeeta Pilkhwal SahAbstractPharmacotherapy and cognitive behavioral therapy, both fail to treat post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in a considerable number of populations. The persistence of traumatic memories and deficit in extinction contributes to the failure of exposure therapy in PTSD.With the objective to enhance the outcomes of exposure therapy by targeting the extinction window using pharmacological agents in PTSD, the present study...
Source: Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior - Category: Biochemistry Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: These results demonstrated the good reliability and validity of K-CAPS-5 and its suitability for use as a simple but structured instrument for PTSD assessment. PMID: 31432652 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Journal of Korean Medical Science - Category: Biomedical Science Tags: J Korean Med Sci Source Type: research
Neuropsychopharmacology, Published online: 23 August 2019; doi:10.1038/s41386-019-0486-5Sleep disturbance in PTSD and other anxiety-related disorders: an updated review
Source: Neuropsychopharmacology - Category: Neurology Authors: Source Type: research
Conditions:   PTSD;   Depression, Anxiety;   Physical Activity Interventions:   Behavioral: Physical activity intervention;   Behavioral: Brief psycho-education Sponsors:   Swedish Red Cross University College;   Swedish Red Cross Enrolling by invitation
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Purpose: To understand how the social network of patients with acquired brain injury facilitates or hinders resumption of their activities, such as social and leisure activities, and how this affects patients' well-being and quality of life. Meth...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
INTRODUCTION: Human factors have contributed to a constant increase in the level and numbers of aviation incident involvement. The primary objective of this study is to investigate the relationships between anticipated negative emotions (ANEs) and i...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
Experiences of gender-based violence (GBV) are associated with increased vulnerability to HIV and difficulty accessing HIV services; at the same time, people living with HIV are at an increased risk of GBV. Key populations most affected by HIV - gay and ot...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
OBJECTIVE: To analyze data for death of veterinary professionals and veterinary students, with manner of death characterized as suicide or undetermined intent from 2003 through 2014. SAMPLE: Death records for 202 veterinary professionals and veterinary stu...
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OBJECTIVE: To assess factors associated with repair of facial dog bites in the emergency department (ED) versus the operating room (OR) and to compare rates of surgical site infection and reoperation for each venue. STUDY DESIGN: Case series with chart rev...
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BACKGROUND / AIM: A large proportion of interpersonal violence results in maxillofacial injuries. The monitoring of maxillofacial injuries in the context of gender violence has been little explored. The aim of this study was to analyze trends in cases of m...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
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