Acute stress disorder modifies cerebral activity of amygdala and prefrontal cortex

@article{Reynaud2015AcuteSD,
  title={Acute stress disorder modifies cerebral activity of amygdala and prefrontal cortex},
  author={Emmanuelle Reynaud and Eric Guedj and Marion Trousselard and Myriam El Khoury-Malhame and Xavier Yves Zendjidjian and E. Fakra and Marc Souville and Bruno Nazarian and Olivier Blin and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Canini and St{\'e}phanie Khalfa},
  journal={Cognitive Neuroscience},
  year={2015},
  volume={6},
  pages={39 - 43}
}
The diagnosis constraint of acute stress disorder (ASD), consisting of testing individuals in the month following trauma exposure, limits research on the very early and initial stage of the disease. In this regard, this work aims to explore the cerebral mechanism of ASD in a population of fire-fighters before and after trauma exposure. Thirty-six healthy non-traumatized male fire-fighters were explored by an fMRI emotional face-matching task to evaluate the cerebral substrate of emotional… 

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