Fear Conditioning and Extinction in Twins Discordant for Combat Exposure and PTSD.

Offringa, Reid.
2017-04-19T12:49:23.900Z

Abstract: Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is an anxiety disorder that develops in a minority of people after exposure to a traumatic event. For these people, previously non-emotional stimuli become associated with the traumatic event, causing a significant amount of psychological distress. For instance, a veteran who served on a swift boat may find that fishing boats evoke powerful emotional ... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Psychology.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011653
ID: tufts:21128
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