Fear Processing, Psychophysiology, and PTSD.

@article{Norrholm2018FearPP,
  title={Fear Processing, Psychophysiology, and PTSD.},
  author={Seth D. Norrholm and Tanja Jovanovi{\'c}},
  journal={Harvard Review of Psychiatry},
  year={2018}
}
The processing and regulation of fear is one of the key components of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Fear can involve both acute and potential threats that can manifest in different behaviors and result from activity within different neural nodes and networks. Fear circuits have been studied extensively in animal models for several decades and in human neuroimaging research for almost 20 years. Therefore, the centrality of fear processing to PTSD lends the disorder to be more tractable… 

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