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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.

Meeting News

Using music to break barriers in homelessness, mental health

September 17, 2017
NEW ORLEANS — In a session here at Psych Congress, Vijay Gupta, MM, director of Street Symphony and violinist, illustrated the power of music in mental health and…
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What to look forward to at Psych Congress

September 14, 2017
The 30th annual Psych Congress will take place in New Orleans from Saturday, Sept. 16 through Tuesday, Sept. 19. As Psych Congress approaches, Healio.com/Psychiatry…
In the Journals

How to rebuild mental health after Hurricane Harvey

September 14, 2017
Two authors of a recent viewpoint published in JAMA explored how mental health consequences of Hurricane Harvey can be mitigated. During Hurricane Harvey, Texas and…
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A Primer on Cardiac Devices: Psychological and Pharmacological Considerations

Psychiatric Annals, December 2016, Volume 46 Issue 12
The placement of cardiac implantable electronic devices (CIEDs), such as implantable cardiac defibrillators (ICDs) and…
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Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Beyond the DSM-IV

Vindico Medical Education and Psychiatric Annals

Diagnosing and treating posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can take physicians outside the realm of the DSM, whether…
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