Bilateral hippocampal volume reduction in adults with post‐traumatic stress disorder: A meta‐analysis of structural MRI studies

@article{Smith2005BilateralHV,
  title={Bilateral hippocampal volume reduction in adults with post‐traumatic stress disorder: A meta‐analysis of structural MRI studies},
  author={Michael E. Smith},
  journal={Hippocampus},
  year={2005},
  volume={15}
}
Over the last decade a significant number of studies have reported smaller hippocampal volume in individuals with symptoms of post‐traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) relative to control groups, and in some cases hemispheric asymmetries in this effect have been noted. However these reported asymmetries have not been in a consistent direction, and other well‐controlled studies have failed to observe any hippocampal volume difference. This paper reports a systematic review and meta‐analysis of… 

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