Brigitte A Apfel

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Hippocampal volume differences in Gulf War veterans with current versus lifetime posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms
    Brigitte A Apfel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 69:541-8. 2011
  2. pmc Pretraumatic prolonged elevation of salivary MHPG predicts peritraumatic distress and symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder
    Brigitte A Apfel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 45:735-41. 2011
  3. pmc Cortisol awakening response prospectively predicts peritraumatic and acute stress reactions in police officers
    Sabra S Inslicht
    PTSD Research Program, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 4150 Clement Street 116P, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 70:1055-62. 2011

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Publications3

  1. pmc Hippocampal volume differences in Gulf War veterans with current versus lifetime posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms
    Brigitte A Apfel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 69:541-8. 2011
    ..However, it is not known whether it is a risk factor for the development of PTSD or a consequence of PTSD. We sought to determine the effects of PTSD and depressive symptoms on hippocampal volume...
  2. pmc Pretraumatic prolonged elevation of salivary MHPG predicts peritraumatic distress and symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder
    Brigitte A Apfel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 45:735-41. 2011
    ..Prolonged elevation of salivary MHPG in response to a laboratory stressor marks a predisposition to experience higher levels of peritraumatic distress and subsequently more PTSD symptoms following critical incident exposure...
  3. pmc Cortisol awakening response prospectively predicts peritraumatic and acute stress reactions in police officers
    Sabra S Inslicht
    PTSD Research Program, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 4150 Clement Street 116P, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 70:1055-62. 2011
    ..However, few studies have prospectively examined the relationships among pre-exposure hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal activity, acute stress reactions and PTSD...