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Perspect Psychiatr Care. 2002 Oct-Dec;38(4):135-45.

Pharmacology for post-traumatic stress disorder related to childhood sexual abuse: a literature review.

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University of Akron, College of Nursing, Akron, Ohio, USA. Mkreidler@uakron.edu

Abstract

TOPIC:

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) related to pharmacotherapy responses in general and specifically to noncombat symptomatology related to childhood sexual abuse.

PURPOSE:

To explore findings related to pharmacological advances in the treatment of PTSD and relate the findings to the treatment of childhood sexual abuse.

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Published literature.

CONCLUSIONS:

The literature on pharmacotherapy for PTSD in general and childhood trauma and PTSD in particular is small and inconsistent, but we need to be aware of any and all advances.

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12629952
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