Stress regulation in multiple sclerosis – current issues and concepts

  title={Stress regulation in multiple sclerosis – current issues and concepts},
  author={C. Heesen and D. Mohr and I. Huitinga and F. Bergh and J. Gaab and C. Otte and S. Gold},
  journal={Multiple Sclerosis Journal},
  pages={143 - 148}
  • C. Heesen, D. Mohr, +4 authors S. Gold
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • Multiple Sclerosis Journal
  • Since its first description by Charcot, psychological stress has been considered a triggering factor for exacerbations in multiple sclerosis, but until recently the clinical evidence for a causal relation was weak. Over the past years, a growing number of studies have started to elucidate this association and highlight potential mechanisms, including brain-immune communication. On 5 June 2005, a panel of international researchers discussed the current evidence. This article summarizes the… CONTINUE READING
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