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Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) (cont.)

Where Can People Get More Information on PTSD?

National Mental Health Association
2001 N Beauregard Street, 12th Floor
Alexandria, VA 22311

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
Public Information and Communications Branch
6001 Executive Boulevard, Room 8184, MSC 9663
Bethesda, MD 20892-9663
866-615-6464 (toll-free)

National Center for PTSD
Email: [email protected]

Sidran Institute, Traumatic Stress Education & Advocacy
200 E Joppa Road, Suite 207
Towson, MD 21286

National Institute of Mental Health, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

MedlinePlus, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder


American Psychiatric Association. "Trauma- and Stressor-Related Disorders." In Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (5th Ed.). Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Association, 2013.

Bradley, R., J. Greene, et al. "A Multi Dimensional Meta-analysis of Psychotherapy for PTSD." AMJ Psychiatry 162.2 (2005): 214-227.

Bryant, R.A., et al. "A Study of the Protective Function of Acute Morphine Administration on Subsequent Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder." Biological Psychiatry 65.5 Mar. 1, 2009: 438-440.

Campbell, K. "One Year Later: Post-Traumatic Stress Takes Toll on Children." Facts of Life: Issue Briefings for Health Reporters 7.9 Sept. 2002.

Chen, Y.R., K.W. Hung, J.C. Tsai, et al. "Efficacy of eye-movement desensitization and reprocessing for patients with posttraumatic-stress disorder: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials." PLoS One 9.8 Aug. 7, 2014: e103676.

Cohen, Beth E., Charles R. Marmar, et al. "Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients With Coronary Heart Disease: Findings From the Heart and Soul Study." Arch Gen Psychiatry 66.11 (2009): 1214-1220.

Cusack, K., D.E. Jonas, C.A. Forneris, et al. "Psychological treatments for adults with posttraumatic stress disorder: A systematic review and meta-analysis." Clin Psychol Rev 43 Feb. 2016: 128-41.

Delahanty, Douglas L., and Nicole R. Nugent. "Predicting PTSD Prospectively Based on Prior Trauma History and Immediate Biological Responses." Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 1071 July 2006: 27-40. doi: 10.1196/annals.1364.003

Holbrook, T.L., M.R. Galarneau, et al. "Morphine Use After Combat Injury in Iraq and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder." N Engl J Med 362.2 Jan. 14, 2010: 110-117.

Keane, T.M., Barlow, D.H. Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. In: Barlow DH. Anxiety and its disorders. New York, NY: Guilford Press; 2001.

Kessler, R.C., W.T. Chui, O. Demler, et al. "Prevalence, severity, and comorbdity of 12-months DSM-IV disorders in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication." Arch Gen Psychiatry 62.6 (2005): 617-627.

Lancaster, C.L., J.B. Teeters, D.F. Gros, et al. "Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Overview of Evidence-Based Assessment and Treatment." J Clin Med 5.11 Nov. 22, 2016: pii: E105.

Langeland, W., and M. Oliff. "Psychobiology of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Pediatric Injury Patients: A Review of the Literature." Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 32.1 (2008): 161-174.

Schlenger, W.E., Caddell, J.M., Ebert, L., et al. "Psychological reactions to terrorist attacks: findings from the National Studyof Americans' Reactions to September 11." JAMA 288.5 Aug. 7, 2002: 581-8.

Schuster, M.A., Stein, B.D., Jaycox, L., et al. A national survey of stress reactions after the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. N Engl J Med 345.20 Nov. 15, 2001: 1507-12.

Sijbrandij, M., A. Kleiboer, J.I. Bisson, et al. "Pharmacological prevention of post-traumatic stress disorder and acute stress disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis." Lancet Psychiatry 2.5 May 2015: 413-21.

Singh, B., A.J. Hughes, G. Mehta, et al. "Efficacy of Prazosin in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis." Prim Care Companion CNS Disord 18.4 July 28, 2016.

Yehuda, R., Bierer, L.M. "Transgenerational Transmission of Cortisol and PTSD Risk." Prog Brain Res 167 (2008): 121-135.

Yehuda, R., Halligan, S., Grossman, R. "Childhood trauma and risk for PTSD: Relationship to intergenerational effects of trauma, parental PTSD and cortisol excretion." Stress Dev 13 (2001): 731-751.

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