Treating thermally injured children suffering symptoms of acute stress with imipramine and fluoxetine: a randomized, double-blind study.

@article{Robert2008TreatingTI,
  title={Treating thermally injured children suffering symptoms of acute stress with imipramine and fluoxetine: a randomized, double-blind study.},
  author={Rhonda S Robert and Win J Tcheung and Laura E Rosenberg and Marta Rosenberg and Charles Mitchell and C Lizette Villarreal and C. R. Thomas and Charles E. Holzer and Walter J. Meyer},
  journal={Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries},
  year={2008},
  volume={34 7},
  pages={919-28}
}
INTRODUCTION For pediatric burn patients with the symptoms of acute stress disorder (ASD) a first line medication is not widely agreed upon. A prospective, randomized, placebo controlled, double-blind design was used to test the efficacy of imipramine and fluoxetine. METHOD Patients 4-18 years of age with symptoms of ASD were randomized to 1 of 3 groups… CONTINUE READING