Studying First Responder PTSD

Israeli researchers have been studying PTSD in Army medics using functional MRI’s to evaluate the brain both before and after exposure to horrific situations. I do wish the study was being conducted with civilian medics, but it is definitely a step in the right direction. Their methodology is very intriguing. Here is the article:

http://nocamels.com/2012/12/israeli-researchers-track-post-traumatic-stress-in-the-brain/

Definitely a step in right direction.

 

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