The role of glucocorticoids, catecholamines and endocannabinoids in the development of traumatic memories and posttraumatic stress symptoms in survivors of critical illness.

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Critically ill patients are at an increased risk for traumatic memories and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Memories of one or more traumatic events play an important part in the symptom pattern of PTSD. Studies in long-term survivors of intensive care unit (ICU) treatment demonstrated a clear and vivid recall of traumatic experiences and the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.nlm.2013.10.003

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@article{Hauer2014TheRO, title={The role of glucocorticoids, catecholamines and endocannabinoids in the development of traumatic memories and posttraumatic stress symptoms in survivors of critical illness.}, author={Daniela Hauer and In{\`e}s Kaufmann and Claudia Strewe and Isabel Briegel and Patrizia Campolongo and G. van der Schelling}, journal={Neurobiology of learning and memory}, year={2014}, volume={112}, pages={68-74} }