Benzodiazepines for PTSD: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

@article{Rossetter2015BenzodiazepinesFP,
  title={Benzodiazepines for PTSD: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis},
  author={Sarah R Rossetter and Bethany J. DeRHODES and R. Welton},
  journal={Journal of Psychiatric Practice},
  year={2015},
  volume={21},
  pages={281–303}
}
Objective: Although benzodiazepines (BZDs) are commonly used in the treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), no systematic review or meta-analysis has specifically examined this treatment. The goal of this study was to analyze and summarize evidence concerning the efficacy of BZDs in treating PTSD. Methods: The review protocol was undertaken according to the principles recommended by the Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses (PRISMA) statement and is… Expand
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