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Top research in PTSD among Vietnam War veterans

September 22, 2017

PBS is currently airing a ten-part documentary on the Vietnam War, titled “The Vietnam War,” produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick.

It has been speculated that the documentary may trigger traumatic memories for some Vietnam War veterans and cause an increase in individuals seeking treatment for PTSD.

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VIDEO: Addressing the unmet needs of adult ADHD

September 22, 2017
NEW ORLEANS — In this video, Alexandra Khachatryan, MPH, associate director of global health economics & outcomes research at Shire, discusses the importance
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Smoking increases risk for frailty in elderly patients

September 22, 2017
Compared with nonsmokers, smokers were significantly more likely to develop frailty, according to 4-year data recently published in Age and Ageing. “Smoking is the…

Graham-Cassidy proposal: What you need to know

September 21, 2017
The latest Republican legislation attempting to “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act drafted by Senators Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Bill Cassidy…
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Effectiveness of Mental Health Simulation in Replacing Traditional Clinical Hours in Baccalaureate Nursing Education

Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services
Online Advanced Release, September 12, 2017
The purpose of the current study was to (a) determine whether baccalaureate nursing students receiving mental health…
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Thinking About the Assessment of Risk: September 2017

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Psychiatric Annals

We clinicians estimate risk and make decisions based on that estimate. We estimate suicide risk and violence risk. We…
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VIDEO: Smart journaling platform improves mental health patient engagement

September 17, 2017
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