Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) among Filipino Boys Subjected to Non-therapeutic Ritual or Medical Surgical Procedures: A Retrospective Cohort Study

Publication date: Available online 25 April 2019Source: Annals of Medicine and SurgeryAuthor(s): Gregory J. Boyle, Samuel Ramos
Source: Annals of Medicine and Surgery - Category: General Medicine Source Type: research

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Discussion/conclusionThe study hypothesis was confirmed: there were no differences according to primary versus secondary osteoarthritis in preoperative profile or results. Elbow osteoarthritis entails mechanical impingement. Arthroscopic debridement gave good results independently of primary or post-traumatic etiology.Level of evidenceIII, prospective comparative observational multicenter cohort study.
Source: Orthopaedics and Traumatology: Surgery and Research - Category: Orthopaedics Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: A psychotic experience could be traumatic for patients and lead to complete PTSD. Although it appears as a non-consensual clinical entity, from a likely epistemological slip of the definition of "psychotrauma", the consideration of potential PTSD-PP presents an undoubted clinical relevance. Indeed, it could help practioners to precise the semiological analysis of patients recovering from an acute psychotic episode; to impact the prognosis of psychosis, thinking about impairment on the quality of life and the affective and suicidal comorbidities; and to modify the therapeutic approach in the recovery o...
Source: L Encephale - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Encephale Source Type: research
ConclusionsFindings suggest that Black, Hispanic/Latinx and multiracial veterans may be at higher risk for PTSD shortly following separation from the military. Contextual factors examined explain the excess risk among some, but not all, subgroups. Further specifying disparities in PTSD diagnostic rates and risk factors will enable targeted and tailored intervention among veteran subgroups.
Source: Journal of Anxiety Disorders - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
DiscussionThese data provide preliminary evidence for an upregulatory parasympathetic response to self-reported hyperarousal in participants with PTSD only and PTSD + PD reflected by increased epoch-to-epoch parasympathetic cardiac regulation.
Source: Journal of Anxiety Disorders - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
Constructing Collective Memories regarding Conflicto Armado Interno in Perú (1980-2000): Psychologýs Role and Contributions Based upon Experiences of Collective Reprocessing of Memories in Educational Contexts. J Prev Interv Community. 2019 Sep 16;:1-19 Authors: Pease D MA, Guillén H Abstract The construction of collective memory with regard to Conflicto Armado Interno (Internal Armed Conflict CAI) -violence that occurred in Perú between 1980 and 2000- is still a challenge that produces disputes and tension. It has been studied mostly by social scientists, from the point of ...
Source: Journal of Prevention and Intervention in the Community - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: J Prev Interv Community Source Type: research
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVE: The current study aimed to examine the relationship between Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) symptoms and executive dysfunction in children and adolescents after psychological trauma. METHOD: Participants were 13,438 of ch...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
Hello, I am looking to apply to Clinical Psychology PhD programs and am interested in finding faculty that have research focuses in PTSD, trauma, and emotion dysregulation. Even better would be a PI that also utilizes MRI. Any guidance/information would be appreciated!
Source: Student Doctor Network - Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Tags: Psychology [Psy.D. / Ph.D.] Source Type: forums
Nature Reviews Neurology, Published online: 16 September 2019; doi:10.1038/s41582-019-0243-8Post-traumatic headache: epidemiology and pathophysiological insights
Source: Nature Reviews Neurology - Category: Neurology Authors: Source Type: research
Nearly 1,800 children die of the disease. Twenty percent of mothers and 35 percent of fathers reported PTSD symptoms five years later.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Source Type: news
Publication date: Available online 12 September 2019Source: Journal of Psychiatric ResearchAuthor(s): Natalie P. Mota, Joan M. Cook, Noelle B. Smith, Jack Tsai, Ilan Harpaz-Rotem, John H. Krystal, Steven M. Southwick, Robert H. PietrzakAbstractThe current study examined the nature and correlates of seven-year posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptom courses in a nationally representative, prospective cohort of U.S. military veterans. Data were analyzed from 2,307 trauma-exposed veterans who completed at least one follow-up assessment over a 7-year period, a subsample of n=3,157 veterans who participated in the first wa...
Source: Journal of Psychiatric Research - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
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