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Pharmacological treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder

  • Jonathan I. Bisson
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Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) causes significant distress and is often associated with markedly reduced functioning. Recent reviews have consistently recommended trauma-focused psychological therapies as a first-line treatment for PTSD. Pharmacological treatments have also been recommended but not as consistently. This article reviews the available trials of the pharmacological treatment of PTSD and discusses their implications.

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Pharmacological treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder

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