Pre-trauma Methylphenidate in rats reduces PTSD-like reactions one month later

Abstract

In basic research, the etiology of fear-related pathologies, such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), is conceptualized using fear-conditioning protocols that pair environmental stimuli (that is, a conditioned stimulus—CS) with an aversive, unconditioned stimulus (US) to elicit an assessable conditioned fear response. Although pathophysiological… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/tp.2016.277

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