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Diagnosing PTSD

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Dr. James Rundell outlines the diagnosis of post traumatic stress disorder. To listen, click the link below. Diagnosing PTSD

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War's Impact Can Haunt Veterans Long After Combat, Mayo Clinic Expert Says

ROCHESTER, Minn. — As the nation marks Veteran's Day to honor those who have served their country, it's important to remember that many soldiers battle mental health conditions such as anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder and depression long after they return from combat. In fact, in recent years the lasting effects [...]

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Mayo Clinic Review: Blood Pressure Drug Effective for Treating PTSD-Related Nightmares

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic researchers this week will announce the use of the blood pressure drug prazosin as an effective treatment to curb post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)-related nightmares. In a presentation during the 20th European Congress of Psychiatry in Prague, Mayo Clinic psychiatrists will present a systematic literature review [...]

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PTSD and Genomics

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. James Rundell looks at our genetic make up in the context of post traumatic stress syndrome. To listen, click the link below. PTSD and Genomics

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PTSD

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. James Rundelldiscusses Post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD. To listen, click the link below. PTSD

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School Shooting Tragedy Grips the Country

As the nation tries to comprehend and cope with the tragedy in Connecticut, which has taken so many lives, conversations turn to several issues including post-traumatic stress.  State police personnel led children from the school, following the shooting. (Courtesy of Shannon Hicks, NewtownBee.com / December 14, 2012 via Hartford Courant)Mayo Clinic's Edward T. [...]

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Monitoring Chemical Changes in Brain Could Help Treat Parkinson's Disease

Mayo Clinic researchers have found a novel way to monitor real-time chemical changes in the brains of patients undergoing deep brain stimulation (DBS). This groundbreaking insight will help physicians more effectively use DBS to treat brain disorders such as Parkinson’s disease, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression and Tourette syndrome.      B-roll and [...]

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