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Management of Post-Traumatic Nightmares: A Review of Pharmacologic and Nonpharmacologic Treatments Since 2010.
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PMID:  22865154     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Nightmares are a universal and timeless phenomenon. They occur in most healthy adults as well as a significant portion of clinical populations, especially those exposed to trauma. Considerable advances in the pharmacological and psychological treatment of post-traumatic nightmares have occurred over the last decade with continuing advances in psychological interventions over the last few years. Pharmacologically, the medication prazosin is showing robust clinical effects with minimal side effects. Psychologically, imagery rehearsal therapy commands the greater portion of the nightmare literature due to its established efficacy. These issues are reviewed in the following paper along with recommendations for future studies.
Authors:
Monica Escamilla; Mercedes Lavoy; Bret A Moore; Barry Krakow
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-8-5
Journal Detail:
Title:  Current psychiatry reports     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1535-1645     ISO Abbreviation:  Curr Psychiatry Rep     Publication Date:  2012 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-8-6     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100888960     Medline TA:  Curr Psychiatry Rep     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Trauma, Risk, and Resiliency Postdoctoral Fellowship Warrior Resiliency Program, San Antonio Military Medical Center, U.S. Army Southern Regional Medical Command, 7800 IH-10 West Suite 300, San Antonio, TX, 78230, USA, Monica.Escamilla@amedd.army.mil.
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