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Trauma and PTSD in the WHO World Mental Health Surveys
(Taylor & Francis, 2017)
Background: Although post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) onset-persistence is thought to vary significantly by trauma type, most epidemiological surveys are incapable of assessing this because they evaluate lifetime PTSD ...
Evidencia preliminar de fiabilidad y validez para la adaptación al español de los instrumentos PTSD Checklist 5 (PCL 5) y Clinician Administered PTSD Scale 5 (CAPS 5) para identificar sintomatología del trastorno de estrés postraumático
(Universidad de Talca (Chile). Facultad de Psicología, 2018)
Treatment of PTSD by eye movement desensitization reprocessing (EMDR) improves sleep quality, quality of life, and perception of stress
(Blackwell Publishing, 2006-01-01)
The impact of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) on the sleep of patients is widely reported. However, the parameters that can be altered are not the same for all patients. Some studies report an impairment of sleep ...
Posttraumatic stress disorder in the World Mental Health Surveys
(Cambridge University Press, 2017)
Background. Traumatic events are common globally; however, comprehensive population-based cross-national data on the epidemiology of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), the paradigmatic trauma-related mental disorder, ...
Childhood physical and sexual abuse experiences associated with post-traumatic stress disorder among pregnant women
Purpose: We sought to evaluate the extent to which childhood physical and/or sexual abuse history is associated with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) during early pregnancy and to explore the extent to which the ...
Serum brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) concentrations in pregnant women with post-traumatic stress disorder and comorbid depression
There is accumulating evidence for the role of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) in the pathophysiology of depression. However, the role of BDNF in the pathophysiology of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) remains ...
Trauma exposure and post-traumatic stress disorder in a cohort of pregnant Peruvian women
Women have a higher prevalence of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) than men, with a peak during the reproductive years. PTSD during pregnancy adversely impacts maternal and infant health outcomes. The objectives of ...
Depression, anxiety and PTSD in sexually abused adolescents: association with self-efficacy, coping and family support
Sexual abuse has the potential to generate serious emotional consequences for its victims, but there is high variability in the symptoms reported by different victims. Therefore, it is necessary to ascertain the factors ...
Candidate-Gene Approach in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder After Urban Violence: Association Analysis of the Genes Encoding Serotonin Transporter, Dopamine Transporter, and BDNF
(HUMANA PRESS INC, 2011)
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a prevalent, disabling anxiety disorder marked by behavioral and physiologic alterations which commonly follows a chronic course. Exposure to a traumatic event constitutes a necessary, ...