Adrenocortical Responsiveness to Infusions of Physiological Doses of ACTH is not Altered in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

@inproceedings{Radant2009AdrenocorticalRT,
  title={Adrenocortical Responsiveness to Infusions of Physiological Doses of ACTH is not Altered in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder},
  author={Allen D. Radant and Dorcas J. Dobie and E. R. Peskind and M. Michele Murburg and Eric C. Petrie and Evan D. Kanter and Murray A. Raskind and Charles W Wilkinson},
  booktitle={Front. Behav. Neurosci.},
  year={2009}
}
Early studies of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) reported that abnormal function of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical (HPA) system was associated with the disorder. However, subsequent studies attempting to identify a specific aspect of HPA dysfunction that characterizes PTSD have been marked by considerable inconsistency of results. A facet of… CONTINUE READING