| Published: March 25, 2016
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: A Review from Clinical Perspective
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is being increasingly recognized and widely researched as a condition with high incidence but potentially preventable. It is increasingly associated with trauma of various types including hospital and intensive care admission (ICU) and is a now a recognized entity among the ICU survivors requiring a multidisciplinary approach including psychotherapy. The authors herein, give an overview of PTSD, including the recent diagnostic guidelines and an outline of the treatment.
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© 2016 I G Rawal, S Yadav, R Kumar
Received: February 16, 2016; Revision Received: March 01, 2016; Accepted: March 25, 2016
Published in Volume 03, Issue 2, January-March, 2016