Wearable sensors can assist in PTSD diagnosis

@article{Webb2013WearableSC,
  title={Wearable sensors can assist in PTSD diagnosis},
  author={Andrea K. Webb and Ashley L. Vincent and Alvin Jin and Mark H. Pollack},
  journal={2013 IEEE International Conference on Body Sensor Networks},
  year={2013},
  pages={1-6}
}
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) currently is diagnosed via subjective reports of experiences related to the traumatic event. More objective measures are needed to assist clinicians in diagnosis. Physiological activity was recorded from 58 participants. Participants in the No Trauma/No PTSD group had no trauma exposure and no PTSD diagnosis. Trauma Exposed/No PTSD participants had experienced a traumatic event but did not have PTSD. PTSD participants had experienced a traumatic event and… CONTINUE READING

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