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Post-war, vets face new battle with PTSD

Experiencing a concussion during combat increases the risk of PTSD or depression, too. ... Drug combinations. The alpha-blocker prazosin may help stem nightmares in PTSD sufferers, Dr.
September 2008

How the VA can help our female veterans

joint disorders, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), mild depression, musculoskeletal disorders, adjustment disorders, skin disorders, major depression, ear and sense organ disorders and reproductive health disorders," said Dr. ... Among military
February 2020

Screening for PTSD after life-threatening medical events

There is an association between implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs) and PTSD, as well. ... Bhatt. “The distinction between PTSD and the usual kinds of reactions can be subtle.
November 2015

Simply difficult

She had the diagnosis of PTSD on her problem list, along with hospitalizations for “stress,” but I never asked beyond that.
February 2020

Irony in medicine

And in a study of heart attack survivors, patients who developed PTSD symptoms from the stress of having a heart attack are more likely to die within the next five years.
February 2020

Retrospethics [Updated.]

A few weeks ago I wrote about dubious medical research from the 1950s involving prostate biopsies on skid row alcoholics. The research had ...
February 2020

The challenge of 'evidence based' sore throat guidelines

The ICU stay can cause PTSD and generalized anxiety. Could we potentially prevent this disease?
February 2020

Follow up on 1991 Gulf War veterans

The measures were functional impairment, limitation of activities, repeated clinic visits, recurrent hospitalization, perception of health as fair or poor, chronic fatigue syndrome illness and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). ... But previous
February 2020

Letters to the Editor

men, also has a risk of being raped, a significant cause of PTSD. ... Jean E. Howard, FACP. Address withheld by request. I read your article entitled “Post-war, vets face new battle with PTSD.” This is certainly an extremely important problem, and I
November 2008

QD: News Every Day--Soldiers' brain injuries may benefit from nutrients

Soldiers with traumatic brain injury (TBI) should get protein and calories immediately and continue them through the first two weeks of trea...
February 2020

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