- Vulnerability to posttraumatic stress disorder in adult offspring of Holocaust survivorsR Yehuda
Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Bronx VA Medical Center, NY 10468, USA
Am J Psychiatry 155:1163-71. 1998....
- Biological factors associated with susceptibility to posttraumatic stress disorderR Yehuda
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
Can J Psychiatry 44:34-9. 1999..Thus, even the most biological of explanations for vulnerability must at some point deal with the fact that a traumatic event has occurred...
- Low cortisol and risk for PTSD in adult offspring of holocaust survivorsR Yehuda
Traumatic Stress Studies Program, Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Am J Psychiatry 157:1252-9. 2000..The study examined the association between cortisol and putative risk factors for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in a sample of subjects at increased risk for the development of PTSD...
- Childhood trauma and risk for PTSD: relationship to intergenerational effects of trauma, parental PTSD, and cortisol excretionR Yehuda
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
Dev Psychopathol 13:733-53. 2001..We conclude that the experience of childhood trauma may be an important factor in the transmission of PTSD from parent to child...
- Psychological dimensions of depression in borderline personality disorderS M Southwick
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA
Am J Psychiatry 152:789-91. 1995..The authors' goal was to test empirically a commonly held assumption that the depression in borderline personality disorder is primarily anaclitic...
- Variability and severity of depression and anxiety in post traumatic stress disorder and major depressive disorderJ A Golier
Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Bronx VA Medical Center, 00MH, 130 West Kingsbridge Road, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
Depress Anxiety 13:97-100. 2001..These findings suggest there are phenomenologic differences in the affective symptoms experienced by patients with PTSD and with MDD and that mood variability may distinguish between them...
- Biology of posttraumatic stress disorderR Yehuda
Psychiatry Department, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Bronx Veterans Affairs, New York, NY, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 61:14-21. 2000..This article examines some of the biological alterations in PTSD and develops a framework for understanding the development progression of the neurobiology of this disorder...
- Psychogenic lowering of urinary cortisol levels linked to increased emotional numbing and a shame-depressive syndrome in combat-related posttraumatic stress disorderJ W Mason
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Psychosom Med 63:387-401. 2001..The purpose of the study was to search for the intrapsychic correlates of individual differences in cortisol levels in male Vietnam combat veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder...
- Ten-year follow-up study of PTSD diagnosis, symptom severity and psychosocial indices in aging holocaust survivorsR Yehuda
Division of Traumatic Stress Studies, Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA
Acta Psychiatr Scand 119:25-34. 2009..We performed a longitudinal study of holocaust survivors with and without post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) by assessing symptoms and other measures at two intervals, approximately 10 years apart...
- Clinical correlates of DHEA associated with post-traumatic stress disorderR Yehuda
The Traumatic Stress Studies Program, Psychiatry Department, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
Acta Psychiatr Scand 114:187-93. 2006....
- Neuroendocrine activity and memory-related impairments in posttraumatic stress disorderJ Golier
Mount Sinai School of Medicine and the Bronx Veterans Affairs Medical Center, NY 10468, USA
Dev Psychopathol 10:857-69. 1998..The mechanisms by which these neuroendocrine alterations may influence the formation and processing of traumatic memories are discussed...
- Relationship of parental trauma exposure and PTSD to PTSD, depressive and anxiety disorders in offspringR Yehuda
The Traumatic Stress Studies Program of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and Bronx Veterans Affairs, New York, NY 10468, USA
J Psychiatr Res 35:261-70. 2001..The identification of parental PTSD as a risk factor for PTSD in offspring of Holocaust survivors defines a sample in which the biological and psychological correlates of risk for PTSD can be further examined...
- Paroxetine in the treatment of chronic posttraumatic stress disorder: results of a placebo-controlled, flexible-dosage trialP Tucker
University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 62:860-8. 2001..Improvement is obtained for all 3 symptom clusters (reexperiencing, avoidance/numbing, hyperarousal) and is associated with significant reduction in disability after 12 weeks of treatment...