Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PDQ®): Supportive care - Health Professional Information [NCI] - About This PDQ Summary
PURPOSE OF THIS SUMMARY This PDQ cancer information summary for health professionals provides comprehensive,peer-reviewed,evidence-based information about the diagnostic criteria for and treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder. It is intended as a resource to inform and assist clinicians who care for cancer patients. It does not provide formal guidelines or recommendations for making ...
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Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PDQ®): Supportive care - Health Professional Information [NCI] - Get More Information From NCI
CALL 1-800-4-CANCER For more information,U.S. residents may call the National Cancer Institute's (NCI's) Cancer Information Service toll-free at 1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237) Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Deaf and hard-of-hearing callers with TTY equipment may call 1-800-332-8615. The call is free and a trained Cancer Information Specialist is available to answer your ...
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PDQ®): Supportive care - Health Professional Information [NCI] - Diagnostic Criteria and Characteristics
PTSD was initially characterized as an anxiety disorder that developed in response to a severe trauma in which an individual experienced,witnessed,or was confronted by actual or threatened death,injury,or loss of physical integrity of self or others. The DSM-IV stipulated for the first time that being diagnosed with a life-threatening illness or learning that one's child had such an illness ...
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Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PDQ®): Supportive care - Health Professional Information [NCI] - Current Clinical Trials
Check NCI's list of cancer clinical trials for U.S. supportive and palliative care trials about post-traumatic stress disorder that are now accepting participants. The list of trials can be further narrowed by location, drug, intervention, and other criteria. General information about clinical trials is also available from the NCI Web site.
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