Prevalence and predictors of posttraumatic stress disorder and depressive symptoms among burn survivors two years after the 2015 Formosa Fun Coast Water Park explosion in Taiwan - Su YJ.
Background: Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and depressive symptoms are relatively common in burn survivors. Several previously reported risk factors (e.g. burn severity) have not consistently predicted psychological adjustment post-burn. Empir... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

PTSD as a mediator in the relationship between post-concussive symptoms and pain among OEF/OIF/OND veterans - Avallone KM, Smith ER, Ma S, Gargan S, Porter KE, Authier CC, Martis B, Liberzon I, Rauch SAM.
INTRODUCTION: Traumatic brain injury (TBI), pain, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) commonly co-occur in Veteran populations, particularly among Veterans returning from the recent conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Extant research indicates that bo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Neurocognitive and information processing biases in posttraumatic stress disorder - Vasterling JJ, Arditte Hall KA.
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: We review recent research addressing neurocognitive and information processing abnormalities in posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), including studies informing direction of causality. We additionally consider neurocognition in the cont... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

OEF/OIF/OND veterans seeking PTSD treatment: perceptions of partner involvement in trauma-focused treatment - Malaktaris AL, Buzzella BA, Siegel ME, Myers US, Browne KC, Norman SB, Angkaw AC.
INTRODUCTION: Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has been linked to a variety of adverse mental and physical health outcomes including distressed relationships. Involving romantic partners in PTSD treatment appears to be a promising new avenue for PTSD ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Parsing cultural impacts on regret and risk in Iran, China and the United Kingdom - Li L, Kumano S, Keshmirian A, Bahrami B, Li J, Wright ND.
Value-based choices are influenced both by powerful counterfactuals, such as regret, and also by risk in potential outcomes. Culture can profoundly affect how humans perceive and act in the world, but it remains unknown how regret in value-based choice and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Penile fracture: report of eight cases and review of literatures reported in China - Xuelu Z, Shangjun Z.
The objective of the study was to highlight the epidemiology, aetiology, presentation, diagnosis and outcomes of penile fracture in China. Methods Except reporting eight cases, we also retrieved literatures from Chinese publications betwe... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Population-based analysis of the impact of trauma on longer-term functional outcomes - Uleberg O, Pape K, Kristiansen T, Romundstad PR, Klepstad P.
BACKGROUND: Functional outcome measures are important as most patients survive trauma. The aim of this study was to describe the long-term impact of trauma within a healthcare region from a social perspective. METHODS: People active in work or educ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Positive seatbelt sign with avulsed leiomyoma following motor vehicle accident leading to hemoperitoneum - Manoukian MAC, Tembhekar AR, Medeiros SE.
In this report, we describe a 29-year-old nulligra... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Post-football gonathrosis: injuries and surgeries are a risk - Ali Khan MM, Siddiqui AA, Yaqoob U, Yaqub MD, Khan OJ, -Ul-Haq F.
Football (soccer) is one of the most popular sports in the world. Many studies have shown  there is a high incidence of gonarthrosis in football players. The reason for this increase is said to be injuries to the meniscus, the anterior cruciate ligament (A... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Posttraumatic stress disorder and death from suicide - Gradus JL.
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: This review summarizes the increasing public health concern about PTSD and suicide, and the population-based studies that have examined this association. Further, we discuss methodological issues that provide important context for the ex... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Predictive value of early MRI findings on neurocognitive and psychiatric outcomes in patients with severe traumatic brain injury - Aldossary NM, Kotb MA, Kamal AM.
BACKGROUND: Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is the major public health problem worldwide, particularly in the Middle East. Diffuse axonal injury (DAI) is commonly found in TBI. Although DAI can lead to physical and psychosocial disabilities, its prognostic va... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Prehospital care of spinal injuries: a historical quest for reasoning and evidence - Ten Brinke JG, Groen SR, Dehnad M, Saltzherr TP, Hogervorst M, Goslings JC.
PURPOSE: The practice of prehospital immobilization is coming under increasing scrutiny. Unravelling the historical sequence of prehospital immobilization might shed more light on this matter and help resolve the situation. Main purpose of this review is t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Relational caring and contact after treatment. An evaluation study on criminal recidivism - Schaftenaar P, van Outheusden I, Stams GJ, Baart A.
BACKGROUND: Criminal recidivism within two years after discharge from secure Forensic Psychiatric Hospitals (FPHs) is high, that is, over 36% for short-term judicial measures. It is assumed that relational care during treatment and continued voluntary cont... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Self-reported health problems and prioritized goals in community-dwelling individuals with spinal cord injury in Sweden - Divanoglou A, Augutis M, Sveinsson T, Hultling C, Levi R.
OBJECTIVE: To explore self-reported health problems and functional goals in community-dwelling individuals with spinal cord injury in Sweden. DESIGN: Cross-sectional descriptive study that used a survey designed by an experienced peer mentor with s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Sexual and reproductive healthcare for women asylum seekers in Switzerland: a multi-method evaluation - Cignacco E, Zu Sayn-Wittgenstein F, S énac C, Hurni A, Wyssmüller D, Grand-Guillaume-Perrenoud JA, Berger A.
BACKGROUND: Forced migration significantly endangers health. Women face numerous health risks, including sexual violence, lack of contraception, sexually transmitted disease, and adverse perinatal outcomes. Therefore, sexual and reproductive healthcare is ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Suicide bereavement and differences in religiosity - Feigelman W, Cerel J, McIntosh JL, Brent D, Gutin N.
BACKGROUND: The trauma from experiencing a loved one's suicide is often seen as an instigator of change in a person's religious life. AIMS: We sought to examine whether suicide-bereaved adults were any differently disposed to religious participation and ob... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Suicide risk among Veteran primary care patients with current anxiety symptoms - Shepardson RL, Kosiba JD, Bernstein LI, Funderburk JS.
BACKGROUND: Although anxiety is prevalent in primary care, the association between anxiety symptoms and suicide risk remains understudied. OBJECTIVES: This cross-sectional study aimed to (i) assess the prevalence of suicide risk among Veteran prima... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The social determinants of trauma: a trauma disparities scoping review and framework - Mikhail JN, Nemeth LS, Mueller M, Pope C, NeSmith EG.
The drivers of trauma disparities are multiple and complex; yet, understanding the causes will direct needed interventions. The aims of this article are to (1) explore how the injured patient, his or her social environment, and the health care system inter... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Trajectories of posttraumatic stress and depression in police and community members following the violence during civil unrest in Ferguson, Missouri - Galovski TE, Peterson ZD, Fox-Galalis A.
Longitudinal research following discreet traumatic events reveals distinct symptom trajectories in untreated survivors of trauma. Trajectories within communities exposed to shared, prolonged violence involving subgroups differing in perspectives, and roles... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Trauma care construction under the guidance of trauma centers of county-level hospitals - Hu PY, Chen XY, Chen XH, Chen YM.
Severe trauma has the characteristics of complicated condition, multiple organs involved, limited auxiliary examinations, and difficulty in treatment. Most of the trauma patients were sent to primary hospitals to receive treatments. But the traditional mod... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Interactive effects of traumatic brain injury and anxiety sensitivity cognitive concerns on post-traumatic stress among active duty soldiers - Albanese BJ, Macatee RJ, Schmidt NB, Leeson B, Clemans TA, Mintz J, Rudd MD, Bryan CJ.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Implementation and evaluation of a first-responder bleeding-control training program in a rural police department - Reed JR, Carman MJ, Titch FJ, Kotwal RS.
BACKGROUND: In the prehospital environment, nonmedical first responders are often the first to arrive on the scene of a traumatic event and must be prepared to provide initial care at the point of injury. In civilian communities, these nonmedical first res... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Long-term occupational trajectories and suicide: a 22-year follow-up of the GAZEL cohort study - Azevedo Da Silva M, Younes N, Leroyer A, Plancke L, Lemogne C, Goldberg M, Rivi ère M, Melchior M.
We describe career-long occupational trajectories an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Measuring outcomes after critical illness - Brummel NE.
This article reviews 3 models to understand the distin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The double edge sword of John Henryism: impact on patients' health in the People's Republic of China - Vargas EA, Li Y, Mahalingham R, Hui P, Liu G, Lapedis M, Liu JR.
We examined the impact of John Henryism-[a strategy for coping with prolonged exposure to stresses such as social ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The effectiveness of backward walking as a treatment for people with gait impairments: a systematic review and meta-analysis - Balasukumaran T, Olivier B, Ntsiea MV.
OBJECTIVE: To investigate the effectiveness of backward walking in the treatment of people with gait impairments related to neurological and musculoskeletal disorders. DESIGN: Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized and quasi-randomized c... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Derealisation and self-harm strategies are used to regulate disgust, fear and sadness in adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse: self-harm, derealisation and PTSD - Bradley A, Karatzias T, Coyle E.
Emotion regulation (ER) difficulties have been identified as an important target for clinical intervention in the treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms in survivors of childhood sexual abuse (CSA). However, there is limited research re... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

A comprehensive joint econometric model of motor vehicle crashes arising from multiple sources of risk - Afghari AP, Washington S, Haque MM, Li Z.
In the safety literature, motor vehicle crashes are modelled predominately using single equation regression models, albeit with a variety of distributional assumptions and econometric enhancements. These models rely on a single linear additive predictive e... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Analysis of accident injury-severities using a correlated random parameters ordered probit approach with time variant covariates - Fountas G, Anastasopoulos PC, Abdel-Aty M.
This paper employs a correlated random parameters ordered probit modeling framework to explore time-variant and time-invariant factors affecting injury-severity outcomes in single-vehicle accidents. The proposed approach extends traditional random paramete... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Compassion satisfaction to combat work-related burnout, vicarious trauma, and secondary traumatic stress - Cummings C, Singer J, Hisaka R, Benuto LT.
Helping professionals play an essential role in the recovery of victims of trauma. However, research has demonstrated that, as a result of their work, helping professionals' indirect exposure to clients' trauma increases the likelihood of experiencing nega... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Disorders of consciousness due to traumatic brain injury: functional status ten years post-injury - Hammond F, Giacino J, Nakase-Richardson R, Sherer M, Zafonte RD, Whyte J, Arciniegas DB, Tang X.
This study examined functional status during the first ten years after TBI among a cohort with disorders of consci... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Epidemiology and incidence of tibia fractures in the Swedish Fracture Register - Wennergren D, Bergdahl C, Ekelund J, Juto H, Sundfeldt M, M öller M.
INTRODUCTION: There is a lack of epidemiological studies of fractures in all segments of the tibia classified by orthopaedic surgeons according to the AO/OTA classification. Since 2011, the Swedish Fracture Register (SFR) has provided prospectively collect... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Evidence for stress-induced bleeding in a patient with von Willebrand factor deficiency - Subramanian K, Pravallika M, Menon V.
Literature reveals that psychological stress is related to hemostatic mechanisms and that excess stress can lead to prothrombotic events. Patients with chronic bleeding disorders report increased levels of subjective distress. The psychobiological link bet... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The association between different traumatic life events and suicidality - Ásgeirsdóttir HG, Valdimarsdottir UA, Þorsteinsdóttir ÞK, Lund SH, Tomasson G, Nyberg U, Ásgeirsdóttir TL, Hauksdóttir A.
Background: Traumatic life events have been associated with increased risk of various psychiatric disorders, even suicidality. Our aim was to investigate the association between different traumatic life events and suicidality, by type of event and g... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The effect of concussive injury on individual game performance in professional collision sport athletes - Ochs CP, Kay MC, Register-Mihalik JK.
Clinical Scenario: Collision sports are often at higher risk of concussion due to the physical nature and style of play. Typically, initial clinical recovery occurs within 7-10 days; however, even this timeframe may result in significant time lost play. Li... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

What is the functional relevance of reorganization in primary motor cortex after spinal cord injury? - Urbin MA, Royston DA, Weber DJ, Boninger ML, Collinger JL.
Motor output maps within primary motor cortex are widely distributed and modified by motor skill learning and neurological injury. Functions that these maps represent after spinal cord injury remain debatable. Moreover, the pattern of reorganization and wh... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

At War: What Dating Is Like When Medication Kills Your Libido
A Marine veteran shares the struggles of dating while on medication for his service-related PTSD and chronic pain. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: JASON ARMENT Tags: Dating and Relationships Viagra (Drug) Veterans Tinder (Mobile App) Source Type: news

At War: I ’ m a Veteran With PTSD. The Medication I Take Makes Dating Difficult.
A Marine veteran shares the struggles of dating while on medication for his service-related PTSD and chronic pain. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: JASON ARMENT Tags: Dating and Relationships Viagra (Drug) Veterans Tinder (Mobile App) Source Type: news

From Syria to California: Refugees seek care for wounds of war
A clinic in El Cajon, Calif., treats patients recovering from anything from gunshot wounds to PTSD and anxiety about family left behind. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Incidence and treatment outcomes of post traumatic BPPV in traumatic brain injury patients - Haripriya GR, Mary P, Dominic M, Goyal R, Sahadevan A.
The aim of this study is to assess the incidence of post traumatic BPPV and evaluate its treatment outcomes in mild and moderate traumatic head injury patients. The study population consisted of 128 patients (89 male:39 female) who were admitted with head ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Military genitourinary injuries: past, present, and future - Balzano FL, Hudak SJ.
Genitourinary (GU) injuries among military service members are as old as war itself. The frequency and clinical picture of GU injuries sustained in conflicts over the ages have evolved along with the constantly changing nature of combat. In this review, we... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Placental histology after minor trauma in pregnancy: a pilot study - van der Knoop BJ, van der Voorn JP, Nikkels P, Zonnenberg IA, van Weissenbruch MM, Vermeulen RJ, de Vries J.
OBJECTIVE Trauma in pregnancy may cause placental abruption. Consequences of moderate placental injury on neurodevelopment are unknown. The aim was to evaluate placental histology after maternal trauma. METHODS A prospective study was conducted at ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Prevalence of sexual violence in migrants, applicants for international protection, and refugees in Europe: a critical interpretive synthesis of the evidence - De Schrijver L, Vander Beken T, Krah é B, Keygnaert I.
(1) Background: Sexual violence (SV) is a major public health problem, with negative socio-economic, physical, mental, sexual, and reproductive health consequences. Migrants, applicants for international protection, and refugees (MARs) are vulnerabl... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

PTSD and comorbid depression: social support and self-efficacy in World Trade Center tower survivors 14-15 years after 9/11 - Adams SW, Bowler RM, Russell K, Brackbill RM, Li J, Cone JE.
OBJECTIVE: Following the World Trade Center (WTC) terrorist attack in New York City, prevalence rates of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and depression remain elevated. Although social support and self-efficacy have been associated with PTSD, little i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Trauma and perceived social rejection among Yazidi women and girls who survived enslavement and genocide - Ibrahim H, Ertl V, Catani C, Ismail AA, Neuner F.
BACKGROUND: In August 2014, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), a terrorist organization, attacked the Yazidi's ancestral homeland in northwestern Iraq. Among other atrocities, they abducted thousands of women and girls and traded many of them into... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Traumatic brain injury and sexually offensive behaviors - Blasingame GD.
This article provides a brief review of research to ascertain the effects of TBI in childhood and adulthood as related to cognitive, behavioral, social, an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Turning off the empathy switch: lower empathic concern for the victim leads to utilitarian choices of action - Takamatsu R.
Empathy enables people to vicariously experience the other's pain. At the same time, the focus of empathy can be narrow and reserved for a limited number of people. In sacrificial dilemmas, non-empathic people are more likely to sacrifice one person for gr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

V-mart, a virtual reality grocery store: a focus group study of a promising intervention for mild traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress disorder - Levy CE, Miller MD, Akande CA, Lok B, Marsiske M, Halan S.
This study examined the potential usability, relevance, and acceptability of V-Mart, a virtual reality grocery store as an assessment and intervention tool for veterans with mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI). DESIGN: Six focus groups we... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

MDMA, the main ingredient in ecstasy, could help veterans with PTSD
Therapy that utilizes MDMA, the active ingredient in ecstasy, may be key to helping veterans with PTSD. A study found PTSD was eliminated in 68 percent of veterans treated with MDMA-assisted therapy. CBS News senior national correspondent Jim Axelrod spoke to one vet about the impact it has made on his life. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - September 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Main ingredient in ecstasy could be key to helping veterans with PTSD
A study including 24 veterans showed PTSD was eliminated in 68 percent of vets treated with MDMA-assisted therapy (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - September 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news