Neurophysiology Markers of PTSD's Presence, Severity, and Therapy Outcome
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January 2020 -
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Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), a chronic and disabling anxiety disorder that results from exposure to a traumatic event, is associated with marked deficits in behavioral as well as social and occupational functioning. United States (U.S.) military Veterans’ risk of developing PTSD is high, lifetime prevalence of PTSD among Vietnam Veterans is estimated at 19%, while among OEF/OIF soldiers and Veterans, approximately 17% of active duty soldiers and 25% of reserve soldiers from the Iraq wa...