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61. School based intervention improves PTSD symptoms in children affected by political violence

School based intervention improves PTSD symptoms in children affected by political violence School based intervention improves PTSD symptoms in children affected by political violence | Evidence-Based Mental Health This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search (...) for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here School based intervention improves PTSD symptoms in children affected by political violence Article Text Therapeutics School based intervention improves PTSD symptoms in children affected by political violence Statistics from Altmetric.com No Altmetric data available for this article. QUESTION Question: What is the efficacy

Evidence-Based Mental Health2009

62. Traumatic Brain Injury and PTSD: A Synthesis of the Evidence

Traumatic Brain Injury and PTSD: A Synthesis of the Evidence Management Briefs Search the HSR&D website Button to search HSRD ® Inside VA Budget and Performance Inside the News Room National Observances Special Events » » » » » Management Briefs Health Services Research & Development Management Briefs Management Briefs: Provide VA senior managers with results from VA Health Services Research in a concise and timely manner. , February 2017, Issue 122 , February 2017, Issue 122 , December 2016

Veterans Affairs - R&D2009

63. The Child Trauma Screening Questionnaire predicts PTSD onset 6 months after traumatic accident better than the Children’s Impact of Events Scale

The Child Trauma Screening Questionnaire predicts PTSD onset 6 months after traumatic accident better than the Children’s Impact of Events Scale The Child Trauma Screening Questionnaire predicts PTSD onset 6 months after traumatic accident better than the Children’s Impact of Events Scale | Evidence-Based Mental Health This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers (...) of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here The Child Trauma Screening Questionnaire predicts PTSD onset 6 months after traumatic accident better than the Children’s Impact of Events Scale Article Text Diagnosis The Child Trauma Screening Questionnaire predicts

Evidence-Based Mental Health2008

64. Deployment with combat exposure increases the risk of new-onset PTSD

Deployment with combat exposure increases the risk of new-onset PTSD Deployment with combat exposure increases the risk of new-onset PTSD | Evidence-Based Mental Health This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your (...) username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Deployment with combat exposure increases the risk of new-onset PTSD Article Text Aetiology Deployment with combat exposure increases the risk of new-onset PTSD Statistics from Altmetric.com No Altmetric data available for this article. QUESTION Question: Does military deployment and combat exposure increase risk of new onset post-traumatic stress disorder

Evidence-Based Mental Health2008

65. Association of trauma and PTSD symptoms with openness to reconciliation and feelings of revenge among former Ugandan and Congolese child soldiers.

Association of trauma and PTSD symptoms with openness to reconciliation and feelings of revenge among former Ugandan and Congolese child soldiers. CONTEXT: Tens of thousands of the estimated 250,000 child soldiers worldwide are abused or have been abused during the last decade in Africa's Great Lakes Region. In the process of rebuilding the war-torn societies, it is important to understand how psychological trauma may shape the former child soldiers' ability to reconcile. OBJECTIVE (...) : To investigate the association of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms and openness to reconciliation and feelings of revenge in former Ugandan and Congolese child soldiers. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS: Cross-sectional field study of 169 former child soldiers (aged 11-18 years) in rehabilitation centers in Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, conducted in 2005. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Potentially traumatic war-related experiences assessed via a sample-specific events scale; PTSD

JAMA2007

66. Psychological treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

Psychological treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). BACKGROUND: Psychological interventions are widely used in the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). OBJECTIVES: To perform a systematic review of randomised controlled trials of all psychological treatments following the guidelines of The Cochrane Collaboration. SEARCH STRATEGY: Systematic searches of computerised databases, hand search of the Journal of Traumatic Stress, searches of reference lists, known websites (...) included in the review. With regards to reduction of clinician assessed PTSD symptoms measured immediately after treatment TFCBT did significantly better than waitlist/usual care (standardised mean difference (SMD) = -1.40; 95% CI, -1.89 to -0.91; 14 studies; n = 649). There was no significant difference between TFCBT and SM (SMD = -0.27; 95% CI, -0.71 to 0.16; 6 studies; n = 239). TFCBT did significantly better than other therapies (SMD = -0.81; 95% CI, -1.19 to -0.42; 3 studies; n = 120). Stress

Cochrane2007

67. Valproate in the treatment of PTSD: systematic review and meta analysis

Valproate in the treatment of PTSD: systematic review and meta analysis Valproate in the treatment of PTSD: systematic review and meta analysis Valproate in the treatment of PTSD: systematic review and meta analysis Adamou M, Puchalska S, Plummer W, Hale A S CRD summary The authors concluded that limited evidence suggested that valproate may be effective for the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder and that further research is required. There were limitations to this review, but overall (...) the authors’ conclusions reflected limited evidence from a small number of poor quality studies. Authors' objectives To evaluate the effects of the anticonvulsant valproate in patients with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Searching MEDLINE, CINAHL, EMBASE, PsycINFO, the National PTSD Centre Pilots Database (published and unpublished studies) and the Cochrane Collaboration Depression, Anxiety and Neurosis Controlled Trials Register were searched. Search terms were reported. No language restrictions

DARE.2007

68. The relationship between post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and affective disorder.

The relationship between post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and affective disorder. BestBets: The relationship between post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and affective disorder. The relationship between post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and affective disorder. Report By: Kate Roberts - Medical Student Search checked by Suzanne Robins - Clinical Psychologist Institution: Manchester Royal Infirmary Current web editor: Richard Body - Clinical Research Fellow Date Submitted: 1st March (...) 2000 Date Completed: 8th December 2006 Last Modified: 16th October 2006 Status: Green (complete) Three Part Question In [assault victims] does the [presence of affective disorder] have [any affect on the development of PTSD]? Clinical Scenario A 30 year old woman comes into the Emergency Department having been the victim of a vicious non-sexual assault. She has suffered from depression since the age of 18. The Mental Health liaison nurse says that you should refer her for psychological support

BestBETS2007

69. Eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing reduces PTSD symptoms compared with fluoxetine at six months post-treatment

Eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing reduces PTSD symptoms compared with fluoxetine at six months post-treatment Eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing reduces PTSD symptoms compared with fluoxetine at six months post-treatment | Evidence-Based Mental Health This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your (...) user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing reduces PTSD symptoms compared with fluoxetine at six months post-treatment Article Text Therapeutics Eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing reduces PTSD symptoms compared with fluoxetine at six months post

Evidence-Based Mental Health2007

70. PTSD plus depression are comorbid conditions but depression can occur independently in the acute aftermath of trauma

PTSD plus depression are comorbid conditions but depression can occur independently in the acute aftermath of trauma PTSD plus depression are comorbid conditions but depression can occur independently in the acute aftermath of trauma | Evidence-Based Mental Health This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name (...) or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here PTSD plus depression are comorbid conditions but depression can occur independently in the acute aftermath of trauma Article Text Prevalence PTSD plus depression are comorbid conditions but depression can occur independently in the acute aftermath of trauma Free Thomas

Evidence-Based Mental Health2006

71. Comparing the efficacy of EMDR and trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy in the treatment of PTSD: a meta-analytic study

Comparing the efficacy of EMDR and trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy in the treatment of PTSD: a meta-analytic study Comparing the efficacy of EMDR and trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy in the treatment of PTSD: a meta-analytic study Comparing the efficacy of EMDR and trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy in the treatment of PTSD: a meta-analytic study Seidler G H, Wagner F E CRD summary The authors concluded that review findings suggest that eye movement (...) desensitisation and reprocessing and trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy are equally effective for the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder. Incomplete reporting of review methods and unexplained differences between the results from individual studies mean that the reliability of the authors’ conclusions is unclear. Authors' objectives To compare eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing (EMDR) and trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) for the treatment

DARE.2006

72. Trauma focused cognitive behavioural therapy reduces PTSD more effectively than child centred therapy in children who have been sexually abused

Trauma focused cognitive behavioural therapy reduces PTSD more effectively than child centred therapy in children who have been sexually abused Trauma focused cognitive behavioural therapy reduces PTSD more effectively than child centred therapy in children who have been sexually abused | Evidence-Based Mental Health This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers (...) of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Trauma focused cognitive behavioural therapy reduces PTSD more effectively than child centred therapy in children who have been sexually abused Article Text Therapeutics Trauma focused cognitive

Evidence-Based Mental Health2005

73. Systematic review of screening instruments for adults at risk of PTSD

Systematic review of screening instruments for adults at risk of PTSD Systematic review of screening instruments for adults at risk of PTSD Systematic review of screening instruments for adults at risk of PTSD Brewin C R CRD summary This review assessed the performance of general screening instruments for post-traumatic stress disorder in civilian trauma populations. The author concluded that instruments using a small number of symptoms appear effective, while simpler shorter instruments (...) perform at least as well as longer more complex measures. However, given the limitations in the review methodology and included data, these findings could be misleading. Authors' objectives To determine the performance and applicability of general screening instruments for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in civilian trauma populations. The author also examined whether the length of the instruments or the simplicity of response and scoring methods is related to performance. Searching MEDLINE, ISI

DARE.2005

74. A multidimensional meta-analysis of psychotherapy for PTSD

A multidimensional meta-analysis of psychotherapy for PTSD A multidimensional meta-analysis of psychotherapy for PTSD A multidimensional meta-analysis of psychotherapy for PTSD Bradley R, Greene J, Russ E, Dutra L, Westen D CRD summary This review, which assessed the evidence on psychotherapy for treating post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), concluded that although a variety of treatments are highly effective in randomised trials, the results may not be generalisable to the treatment of PTSD (...) in the community. The review had a number of methodological and reporting limitations, and the authors' conclusions may not be reliable. Authors' objectives To assess the evidence on psychotherapy for treating post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), focusing on trial design features that influence efficacy and generalisability. Searching To identify studies published between 1980 and 2003, PsycINFO and MEDLINE were searched using the reported search terms. Further studies were located through

DARE.2005

75. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD): the management of PTSD in adults and children in primary and secondary care

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD): the management of PTSD in adults and children in primary and secondary care Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD): the management of PTSD in adults and children in primary and secondary care Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD): the management of PTSD in adults and children in primary and secondary care National Institute for Clinical Excellence Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment. No evaluation (...) of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation National Institute for Clinical Excellence. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD): the management of PTSD in adults and children in primary and secondary care. London: National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) 2005: 41 Authors' objectives This report provides guidelines on the management of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in adults and children in primary and secondary care. Authors' conclusions Initial response

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2005

76. Trauma and PTSD symptoms in Rwanda: implications for attitudes toward justice and reconciliation.

Trauma and PTSD symptoms in Rwanda: implications for attitudes toward justice and reconciliation. CONTEXT: The 1994 genocide in Rwanda led to the loss of at least 10% of the country's 7.7 million inhabitants, the destruction of much of the country's infrastructure, and the displacement of nearly 4 million people. In seeking to rebuild societies such as Rwanda, it is important to understand how traumatic experience may shape the ability of individuals and groups to respond to judicial and other (...) reconciliation initiatives. OBJECTIVES: To assess the level of trauma exposure and the prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms and their predictors among Rwandans and to determine how trauma exposure and PTSD symptoms are associated with Rwandans' attitudes toward justice and reconciliation. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS: Multistage, stratified cluster random survey of 2091 eligible adults in selected households in 4 communes in Rwanda in February 2002. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Rates

JAMA2004

77. Sertraline as a treatment for PTSD: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Sertraline as a treatment for PTSD: a systematic review and meta-analysis Sertraline as a treatment for PTSD: a systematic review and meta-analysis Sertraline as a treatment for PTSD: a systematic review and meta-analysis Mooney P, Oakley J, Ferriter M, Travers R CRD summary This review assessed the effectiveness of sertraline for the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder. The authors concluded that there is evidence to support the use of sertraline, but further research is required (...) . Although there were a number of limitations to this review, the authors' conclusions appear appropriately cautious. Authors' objectives To assess the effectiveness of sertraline for the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Searching PsycINFO, MEDLINE, EMBASE, the National Centre for PTSD and the Cochrane Library were searched using the reported search terms. The references of included and excluded studies were checked for further primary studies. Study selection Study designs

DARE.2004

78. Psychological debriefing for preventing post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

Psychological debriefing for preventing post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). BACKGROUND: Over approximately the last last fifteen years early psychological interventions such as psychological 'debriefing' have been increasingly used to treat psychological trauma. While these intervention have become popular and their use spread to several settings - efficacy had largely not been tested empirically. In 1997 a systematic review of single session psychological "debriefing" was undertaken (...) and this subsequently became a protocol and Cochrane Review published in 1998 (Issue2). This update forms the first substantive update of the original review. OBJECTIVES: To assess the effectiveness of brief psychological debriefing for the management of psychological distress after trauma, and the prevention of post traumatic stress disorder. SEARCH STRATEGY: Electronic searching of MEDLINE, EMBASE, PsychLit, PILOTS, Biosis, Pascal, Occ. Safety and Health,SOCIOFILE, CINAHL, PSYCINFO, PSYNDEX, SIGLE, LILACS, CCTR

Cochrane2002

79. Psychological debriefing for preventing post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

Psychological debriefing for preventing post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). BACKGROUND: Over approximately the last last fifteen years early psychological interventions such as psychological 'debriefing' have been increasingly used to treat psychological trauma. While these intervention have become popular and their use spread to several settings - efficacy had largely not been tested emprically. In 1997 a systmatic review of single session psychological "debriefing" was undertaken (...) and this subsequently became a protocol and Cochrane Review published in 1998 (Issue2). This update forms the first substantive update of the original review. OBJECTIVES: To assess the effectiveness of brief psychological debriefing for the management of psychological distress after trauma, and the prevention of post traumatic stress disorder. SEARCH STRATEGY: Electronic searching of MEDLINE, EMBASE, PsychLit, PILOTS, Biosis, Pascal, Occ. Safety and Health,SOCIOFILE, CINAHL, PSYCINFO, PSYNDEX, SIGLE, LILACS, CCTR

Cochrane2001

80. Effects of psychotherapeutic treatments for PTSD: a meta-analysis of controlled clinical trials

Effects of psychotherapeutic treatments for PTSD: a meta-analysis of controlled clinical trials Effects of psychotherapeutic treatments for PTSD: a meta-analysis of controlled clinical trials Effects of psychotherapeutic treatments for PTSD: a meta-analysis of controlled clinical trials Sherman J J Authors' objectives To assess the effect of psychotherapeutic treatments for post- traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Searching PsycLIT, ERIC, MEDLINE, CINAHL, Dissertation Abstracts, and PILOTS were (...) searched using the following keywords and combinations of keywords: 'posttraumatic stress disorder', 'PTSD', 'therapy', 'treatment', 'outcome' and 'control'. In addition, the reference lists from existing reviews and empirical studies were examined, and twenty-five authors in the field were contacted for unpublished studies. Study selection Study designs of evaluations included in the review Clinical trials were eligible for inclusion if they used a comparison group and provided inferential statistics

DARE.1998