vietnam conflict

Summary

Summary: A conflict occurring from 1954 through 1975 within the Republic of Vietnam. It involved neighboring nations and the United States and other members of the Southeast Asia Treaty Organization.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Health status of Army Chemical Corps Vietnam veterans who sprayed defoliant in Vietnam
    Han K Kang
    Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, District of Columbia 20420, USA
    Am J Ind Med 49:875-84. 2006
  2. ncbi Assessing exposure to allied ground troops in the Vietnam War: a quantitative evaluation of the Stellman Exposure Opportunity Index model
    Michael E Ginevan
    M E Ginevan and Associates, 307 Hamilton Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20901, United States
    Chemosphere 75:1512-8. 2009
  3. pmc Serum dioxin, testosterone, and subsequent risk of benign prostatic hyperplasia: a prospective cohort study of Air Force veterans
    Amit Gupta
    The University of Texas School of Public Health, Regional Campus at Dallas, Dallas, Texas 75390 9110, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1649-54. 2006
  4. ncbi Postservice mortality in Vietnam veterans: 30-year follow-up
    Tegan K Catlin Boehmer
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:1908-16. 2004
  5. ncbi The physical and mental health of Australian Vietnam veterans 3 decades after the war and its relation to military service, combat, and post-traumatic stress disorder
    Brian I O'Toole
    ANZAC Research Institute, Repatriation General Hospital Concord, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 170:318-30. 2009
  6. pmc Focal brain damage protects against post-traumatic stress disorder in combat veterans
    Michael Koenigs
    Cognitive Neuroscience Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, US National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1440, Bethesda, Maryland, 20892 1440, USA
    Nat Neurosci 11:232-7. 2008
  7. ncbi Assessing possible exposures of ground troops to Agent Orange during the Vietnam War: the use of contemporary military records
    Alvin L Young
    Institute of Science and Public Policy, The University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma, USA
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 11:349-58. 2004
  8. ncbi Assessing exposure to allied ground troops in the Vietnam War: a comparison of AgDRIFT and Exposure Opportunity Index models
    Michael E Ginevan
    M E Ginevan and Associates, 307 Hamilton Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20901, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 19:187-200. 2009
  9. ncbi Risk, psychiatry and the military
    Simon Wessely
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Weston Education Centre, Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 186:459-66. 2005
  10. ncbi A twin study of post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms and asthma
    Renee D Goodwin
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:983-7. 2007

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Publications186 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Health status of Army Chemical Corps Vietnam veterans who sprayed defoliant in Vietnam
    Han K Kang
    Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, District of Columbia 20420, USA
    Am J Ind Med 49:875-84. 2006
    ..This study examined the long-term health effects associated with herbicide exposure among these Vietnam veterans...
  2. ncbi Assessing exposure to allied ground troops in the Vietnam War: a quantitative evaluation of the Stellman Exposure Opportunity Index model
    Michael E Ginevan
    M E Ginevan and Associates, 307 Hamilton Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20901, United States
    Chemosphere 75:1512-8. 2009
    ....
  3. pmc Serum dioxin, testosterone, and subsequent risk of benign prostatic hyperplasia: a prospective cohort study of Air Force veterans
    Amit Gupta
    The University of Texas School of Public Health, Regional Campus at Dallas, Dallas, Texas 75390 9110, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1649-54. 2006
    ..It has been hypothesized that dioxins may be partially responsible for an increase of male reproductive tract disorders such as testicular cancer, cryptorchidism, and hypospadias...
  4. ncbi Postservice mortality in Vietnam veterans: 30-year follow-up
    Tegan K Catlin Boehmer
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:1908-16. 2004
    ..Thus, a follow-up mortality investigation on this cohort was undertaken to further assess the impact of the Vietnam experience on chronic conditions...
  5. ncbi The physical and mental health of Australian Vietnam veterans 3 decades after the war and its relation to military service, combat, and post-traumatic stress disorder
    Brian I O'Toole
    ANZAC Research Institute, Repatriation General Hospital Concord, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 170:318-30. 2009
    ..Draftees had better physical health than regular enlistees but no better mental health. Army service and war-related PTSD are associated with risk of illness in later life among Australian Vietnam veterans...
  6. pmc Focal brain damage protects against post-traumatic stress disorder in combat veterans
    Michael Koenigs
    Cognitive Neuroscience Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, US National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1440, Bethesda, Maryland, 20892 1440, USA
    Nat Neurosci 11:232-7. 2008
    ..These results suggest that the vmPFC and amygdala are critically involved in the pathogenesis of PTSD...
  7. ncbi Assessing possible exposures of ground troops to Agent Orange during the Vietnam War: the use of contemporary military records
    Alvin L Young
    Institute of Science and Public Policy, The University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma, USA
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 11:349-58. 2004
    ..Historical information is often useful in evaluating and modeling exposure, but such information should be reasonably accurate, complete, and reliable...
  8. ncbi Assessing exposure to allied ground troops in the Vietnam War: a comparison of AgDRIFT and Exposure Opportunity Index models
    Michael E Ginevan
    M E Ginevan and Associates, 307 Hamilton Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20901, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 19:187-200. 2009
    ..However, we suggest that well-validated tools like AgDRIFT can be used to estimate exposure to groups of individuals...
  9. ncbi Risk, psychiatry and the military
    Simon Wessely
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Weston Education Centre, Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 186:459-66. 2005
    ..between trauma and long-term outcome, catalysed by the attempts of US society to come to terms with the Vietnam conflict; a broadening of the scope of psychiatric injury as it moved to the civilian sector; and the increased ..
  10. ncbi A twin study of post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms and asthma
    Renee D Goodwin
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:983-7. 2007
    ..Studies have suggested heightened anxiety among adults with asthma; the mechanism of this association is not known...
  11. pmc Cardiovascular manifestations of posttraumatic stress disorder
    Updesh Singh Bedi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science Chicago Medical School, IL, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:642-9. 2007
    ..PTSD has also been shown to be associated with an increased prevalence of substance abuse. With this review, we have discussed the effects of PTSD on the cardiovascular system...
  12. ncbi Consistent association between mixed lateral preference and PTSD: confirmation among a national study of 2490 US Army Vietnam veterans
    Joseph A Boscarino
    Geisinger Center for Health Research, Geisinger Clinic, Danville, PA 17822 3003, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:365-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate the research-based association between mixed lateral preference for handedness and risk for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in a large-scale sample of US Army Vietnam veterans exposed to war zone stressors...
  13. ncbi Post-traumatic stress disorder at the end of life
    Joy A Laramie
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 25:293-8. 2007
  14. ncbi Pretrauma cognitive ability and risk for posttraumatic stress disorder: a twin study
    William S Kremen
    Department of Psychiatry and Center for Behavioral Genomics, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:361-8. 2007
    ..Cognitive deficits are associated with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), but whether such deficits reflect sequelae or risk factors is not fully resolved...
  15. ncbi Symptom patterns associated with chronic PTSD in male veterans: new findings from the National Vietnam Veterans Readjustment Study
    Randall D Marshall
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:275-8. 2006
    ..We conclude that certain symptom profiles may predict enduring pathological responses to trauma and therefore provide targets for intervention efforts...
  16. ncbi PTSD and Vietnam Veterans
    B Christopher Frueh
    Science 315:184-7; author reply 184-7. 2007
  17. ncbi Mental health. Widening the attack on combat-related mental health problems
    Greg Miller
    Science 313:908-9. 2006
  18. ncbi PTSD and Vietnam Veterans
    Dean G Kilpatrick
    Science 315:184-7; author reply 184-7. 2007
  19. ncbi Psychology. Psychiatric casualties of war
    Richard J McNally
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA rjm wjh harvard edu
    Science 313:923-4. 2006
  20. ncbi Epidemiology. Agent Orange's bitter harvest
    Richard Stone
    Science 315:176-9. 2007
  21. pmc The psychological risks of Vietnam for U.S. veterans: a revisit with new data and methods
    Bruce P Dohrenwend
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Science 313:979-82. 2006
    ..7% of the veterans had developed war-related PTSD during their lifetimes and 9.1% were currently suffering from PTSD 11 to 12 years after the war; current PTSD was typically associated with moderate impairment...
  22. ncbi External-cause mortality after psychologic trauma: the effects of stress exposure and predisposition
    Joseph A Boscarino
    Center for Health Research, Geisinger Health System, Danville, PA 17822 3003, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 47:503-14. 2006
    ..In addition, theater veterans who volunteered for Vietnam and those with dishonorable discharges were at increased risk for external-cause mortality...
  23. ncbi Continuing controversy over the psychological risks of Vietnam for U.S. veterans
    Bruce P Dohrenwend
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Trauma Stress 20:449-65. 2007
    ..1% current rates of war-related PTSD. The fact that these rates are lower than the original NVVRS rates has stimulated continuing controversy that has tended to obscure the more important implications of the study's results...
  24. ncbi Later life disability status following incarceration as a prisoner of war
    Stephen C Hunt
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, 1660 South Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Mil Med 173:613-8. 2008
    ..The objective of this project was to identify aspects of POW incarceration which are associated with later life disability status...
  25. ncbi Treatment-seeking veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan: comparison with veterans of previous wars
    Alan Fontana
    New England Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, West Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:513-21. 2008
    ..There is a window of opportunity, therefore, for developing and focusing on treatment interventions that emphasize the preservation of these social assets...
  26. ncbi Challenging the conclusion that lower preinduction cognitive ability increases risk for combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder in 2,375 combat-exposed, Vietnam War veterans
    William W Thompson
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Mil Med 173:576-82. 2008
    ..Among U.S. Vietnam War veterans, we assessed whether preinduction cognitive abilities were associated with the risk of developing combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  27. ncbi Mechanisms of anger and treatment outcome in combat veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder
    David Forbes
    Australian Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
    J Trauma Stress 21:142-9. 2008
    ..To improve treatment effectiveness, clinicians need to assess veterans' anger, aggression, and alcohol use, as well as their current fear of anger and elucidate the relationship between these factors...
  28. pmc War-related posttraumatic stress disorder in Black, Hispanic, and majority White Vietnam veterans: the roles of exposure and vulnerability
    Bruce P Dohrenwend
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Trauma Stress 21:133-41. 2008
    ..The PTSD elevation in Hispanics versus Blacks is accounted for mainly by Hispanics' younger age...
  29. ncbi Elevated rates of current PTSD among Hispanic veterans in the NVVRS: true prevalence or methodological artifact?
    Roberto Lewis-Fernandez
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Trauma Stress 21:123-32. 2008
    ..These tests suggest that greater Hispanic expressiveness does not account for the Hispanic elevation in current PTSD in the NVVRS SCID-diagnosed subsample...
  30. ncbi Attachment organization in Vietnam combat veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Ella C Nye
    Behavioral Health Care Line, New Mexico VA Health Care System, Albuquerque, USA
    Attach Hum Dev 10:41-57. 2008
    ..The relationship between U-loss and PTSD is discussed in light of current literature...
  31. pmc Persisting posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms and their relationship to functioning in Vietnam veterans: a 14-year follow-up
    Karestan C Koenen
    Departments of Society, Human Development, and Health and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Trauma Stress 21:49-57. 2008
    ..Further investigation is needed to determine whether the PTSD-functioning relationship is causal and if successful treatment of PTSD is associated with improvement in functioning...
  32. ncbi Specific symptoms predict suicidal ideation in Vietnam combat veterans with chronic post-traumatic stress disorder
    Jordan B Bell
    Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Medical Center, Psychology Service, Bedford, MA 01730 1198, USA
    Mil Med 172:1144-7. 2007
    ..The results of this study suggest the importance of reexperiencing symptoms for predicting which individuals with combat-related PTSD are most at risk for suicidal ideation and behavior...
  33. ncbi Childhood trauma and combat-related PTSD
    Judy Regan
    Tennessee Valley Healthcare System s Mental Health Care Line, USA
    Tenn Med 100:47-8. 2007
  34. ncbi The psychological risks of Vietnam: the NVVRS perspective
    William E Schlenger
    Abt Associates Inc, Durham, NC 27703, USA
    J Trauma Stress 20:467-79. 2007
    ..However, they found that McNally's commentary misrepresented the history and context of the NVVRS, and then misinterpreted Dohrenwend et al.'s findings and their importance...
  35. ncbi Confounding the critics: the Dohrenwend and colleagues reexamination of the National Vietnam Veteran Readjustment Study
    Dean G Kilpatrick
    National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Trauma Stress 20:487-93. 2007
    ..The proper role of science and public policy, the importance of reporting findings accurately, and placing findings in proper perspective are discussed...
  36. ncbi Revisiting Dohrenwend et al.'s revisit of the National Vietnam Veterans Readjustment Study
    Richard J McNally
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Trauma Stress 20:481-6. 2007
    ..That is, the current (late 1980s) prevalence estimates for PTSD are 15.2% (original NVVRS), 9.1% (Dohrenwend et al.), and 5.4% (clinically significant functional impairment). The policy implications of these findings are discussed...
  37. ncbi Circumstances of service and gender differences in war-related PTSD: findings from the National Vietnam Veteran Readjustment Study
    J Blake Turner
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY, USA
    J Trauma Stress 20:643-9. 2007
    ..When prewar demographic differences are controlled, male veterans in low-exposure circumstances display a level of PTSD prevalence substantially lower than female veterans...
  38. ncbi Hippocampal volume, PTSD, and alcoholism in combat veterans
    Steven H Woodward
    National Center for PTSD, Clinical Laboratory and Education Division, Mail Code 334 PTSD, VA Palo Alto HCS, 3801 Miranda Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:674-81. 2006
    ..Further examination of the role of alcoholism and other comorbid conditions in studies of brain structure and function in PTSD appears warranted...
  39. ncbi Lifetime and 12-month prevalence of psychiatric disorders in 8,169 male Vietnam War era veterans
    Seth A Eisen
    Research and Medical Service, Department of Veteran Affairs Medical Center, St Louis, MO 63106, USA
    Mil Med 169:896-902. 2004
    ..This study reports the prevalence of psychiatric disorders among a nationally distributed sample of Vietnam Era veterans assessed using standardized psychiatric interviewing methods...
  40. ncbi Clinical presentations and treatment outcomes of peacekeeper veterans with PTSD: preliminary findings
    David Forbes
    Australian Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health, P O Box 5444, West Heidelberg, Victoria 3081, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 162:2188-90. 2005
    ..This study examined intake and treatment outcome data for a group of peacekeepers with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  41. ncbi A twin registry study of the relationship between posttraumatic stress disorder and nicotine dependence in men
    Karestan C Koenen
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Kresge 613, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1258-65. 2005
    ..Recent studies indicate a strong association between posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and nicotine dependence (ND). However, the explanation for the association remains unclear...
  42. ncbi Employment outcomes and PTSD symptom severity
    Mark W Smith
    Cooperative Studies Program and Health Services Research and Development Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 7:89-101. 2005
    ..Alternative PTSD symptom measures produced similar results. Our findings suggest that even modest reductions in PTSD symptoms may lead to employment gains, even if the overall symptom level remains severe...
  43. ncbi Shame, guilt, self-hatred and remorse in the psychotherapy of Vietnam combat veterans who committed atrocities
    Mel Singer
    Am J Psychother 58:377-85. 2004
    ..A psychotherpy that embraces the patient's need to express remorse is necessary in order to help these patients work through their guilt and self-hatred. These are the main objectives of treatment...
  44. ncbi Glucocorticoid receptor polymorphisms and post-traumatic stress disorder
    Anthony W Bachmann
    Department of Medicine, University of Queensland, Greenslopes Private Hospital, Brisbane, QLD 4120, Australia
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 30:297-306. 2005
    ..Our PTSD group did not display GC hypersensitivity, as measured by the LD-DST and DVVA. In a subset of PTSD patients with the BclI GG genotype, CAPS scores and basal cortisol levels were negatively correlated...
  45. ncbi Combat effects on mental health: the more things change, the more they remain the same
    Roger K Pitman
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Charlestown 02129, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:127-8. 2006
  46. pmc Variations in health communication needs among combat veterans
    Aaron I Schneiderman
    Department of Veterans Affairs, War Related Illness and Injury Study Center, Washington DC, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:2074-6. 2004
    ..Respondents endorsed the primary care provider as the most helpful source of health information. Access to the Internet and use of this medium for seeking health information differed by race, age, and cohort...
  47. ncbi Post-traumatic stress disorder, drug dependence, and suicidality among male Vietnam veterans with a history of heavy drug use
    Rumi Kato Price
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 40 N Kingshighway, Suite 2, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 76:S31-43. 2004
    ..Evidence is stronger for self-medication in later adulthood. The results indicate that a life course perspective is needed for the combined treatment of PTSD and drug dependence for severely traumatized populations...
  48. ncbi Mental health impact of the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts: a review of US research, service provision, and programmatic responses
    Timothy S Wells
    Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego, CA 92106 5122, USA
    Int Rev Psychiatry 23:144-52. 2011
    ..psychological casualties dates back to the American Civil War and earlier, most research began after the Vietnam conflict, when studies focused on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  49. ncbi Military traumatic brain and spinal column injury: a 5-year study of the impact blast and other military grade weaponry on the central nervous system
    Randy S Bell
    Department of Neurosurgery, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    J Trauma 66:S104-11. 2009
    ..The purpose of this article is to review our experience with this population of patients...
  50. ncbi Southeast Asian refugee children: violence experience and depression
    P G Fox
    Department of Public Health, Mental Health and Administrative Nursing, University of Illinois, Chicago College of Nursing 60012, USA
    Int J Psychiatr Nurs Res 5:589-600. 1999
    ..Nurses, internationally, will want to consider the multiple facets of violence experience when assessing children who may be at high risk for psycho-social adaptation problems following resettlement...
  51. ncbi History of malaria in the United States Naval Forces at war: World War I through the Vietnam conflict
    C Beadle
    Malaria Program, Naval Medical Research Institute, Bethesda, Maryland
    Clin Infect Dis 16:320-9. 1993
    ..vivax, and the increasing resistance of Anopheles mosquitoes to insecticides, malaria continues to be an enormous threat to U.S. Navy and Marine Corps personnel deployed to the tropics and subtropics...
  52. ncbi Melioidosis in the Americas
    Timothy J J Inglis
    Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, PathWest Laboratory Medicine Western Australia, Queen Elizabeth II Medical Centre, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 75:947-54. 2006
    ..There has been growing awareness of the disease in the Americas, particularly since the Vietnam conflict when it was diagnosed in returning service personnel...
  53. pmc Military combat and risk of coronary heart disease and ischemic stroke in aging men: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    Anna M Johnson
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 27514, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:143-50. 2010
    ..To assess the long-term association of military combat stress with coronary heart disease (CHD) and ischemic stroke (IS)...
  54. ncbi DNA identification of "Earthquake McGoon" 50 years postmortem
    Jodi A Irwin
    Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, AFIP Annex, 1413 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Forensic Sci 52:1115-8. 2007
    ..This particular case demonstrates the practical utility of novel research technologies and aggressive genetic typing protocols in the identification of aged, degraded remains...
  55. ncbi Strontium isotope composition of skeletal material can determine the birth place and geographic mobility of humans and animals
    B L Beard
    University of Wisconsin Madison, Department of Geology and Geophysics 53706, USA
    J Forensic Sci 45:1049-61. 2000
    ..to establish, (2) a pilot study of commingled human remains from a burial in Vietnam, associated with the Vietnam Conflict, and (3) a study of 13th and 14th century migration of peo ple from an archeological site in the Southwest ..
  56. ncbi Vietnam nursing: the experience lives on. Interview by Margaret Ann La Salle
    M Sweat
    Rehabilitation Institute, Overland Park, KS 66209, USA
    Mil Med 165:641-6. 2000
    ..and a review of the literature, this article examines the experiences of three nurses who served in the Vietnam conflict. Common themes emerging were the strength of the medical teams, the camaraderie, and the willingness of ..
  57. ncbi Damage control resuscitation: a sensible approach to the exsanguinating surgical patient
    Alec C Beekley
    Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA, USA
    Crit Care Med 36:S267-74. 2008
    ..S. military since the Vietnam conflict. These casualties suffer wounds that have no common civilian equivalent and more frequently require massive ..
  58. ncbi Radiographic identification using the clavicle of an individual missing from the Vietnam conflict
    Bradley J Adams
    U S Army Central Identification Laboratory, Hickam AFB, HI 96853, USA
    J Forensic Sci 47:369-73. 2002
    ..radiographic comparison of a clavicle was used to establish the identification of a civilian missing from the Vietnam conflict. While the use of radiographic comparison of skeletal features is not a newly developed technique for ..
  59. ncbi Massive transfusion and nonsurgical hemostatic agents
    Jeremy G Perkins
    Hematology Oncology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Crit Care Med 36:S325-39. 2008
    ..Early prediction of massive transfusion requirements, using clinical and laboratory parameters, combined with aggressive management of hemorrhage by surgical and nonsurgical means, has significant potential to reduce early mortality...
  60. ncbi Pre-morbid intelligence, the metabolic syndrome and mortality: the Vietnam Experience Study
    G D Batty
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    Diabetologia 51:436-43. 2008
    ....
  61. ncbi Diabetes and cancer in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand after adjustment for calendar period, days of spraying, and time spent in Southeast Asia
    Joel E Michalek
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:330-40. 2008
    ..The Air Force Health Study was launched in 1980 as part of a Federal effort to resolve the Agent Orange issue...
  62. ncbi Blood pressure and cerebrospinal fluid norepinephrine in combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder
    Jeffrey R Strawn
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:757-9. 2004
    ..Central nervous system norepinephrine (NE) is normally involved in blood pressure regulation, but it is pathophysiologically elevated in posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  63. ncbi PTSD and Vietnam Veterans
    Eric Vermetten
    Science 315:184-7; author reply 184-7. 2007
  64. pmc Agent Orange as a risk factor for high-grade prostate cancer
    Nathan Ansbaugh
    Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Cancer 119:2399-404. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the association between AOe and the risk of detecting high-grade PCa (HGPCa) (Gleason score ≥7) on biopsy in a US Veteran cohort...
  65. ncbi Combat-incurred bilateral transfemoral limb loss: a comparison of the Vietnam War to the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq
    Paul J Dougherty
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:1590-5. 2012
    ....
  66. ncbi Generalized anxiety and major depressive disorders, their comorbidity and hypertension in middle-aged men
    Douglas Carroll
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Psychosom Med 72:16-9. 2010
    ..To examine the cross-sectional associations between generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) and major depressive disorder (MDD), their comorbidity, and hypertension...
  67. ncbi Concordance between physiological arousal and subjective distress among Vietnam combat veterans undergoing challenge testing for PTSD
    Brian P Marx
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    J Trauma Stress 25:416-25. 2012
    ..The results of these analyses suggest that patients' reports of distress during exposure-based treatments might serve as approximate measures of actual physiological arousal...
  68. ncbi Brain integrity and cerebral atrophy in Vietnam combat veterans with and without posttraumatic stress disorder
    Dawson W Hedges
    Department of Psychology, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    Neurocase 13:402-10. 2007
    ..Both groups showed heterogeneity in cerebral atrophy...
  69. ncbi Science versus policy in establishing equitable Agent Orange disability compensation policy
    Mark A Brown
    Office of Public Health and Environmental Agents Service, U S Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC 20012, USA
    Mil Med 176:35-40. 2011
    ..Finally, attempts to update current policy will benefit from an understanding of this background...
  70. ncbi Long-term effects of military service on mental health among veterans of the Vietnam War era
    Matthew S Brooks
    Army Baylor Graduate Program in Health and Business Administration, Army Medical Department Center and School, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Mil Med 173:570-5. 2008
    ..These results suggest greater resource needs among younger Vietnam War veterans. Clinicians and the Department of Veterans Affairs should focus on mental health services for younger veterans...
  71. pmc Genetic vulnerability and phenotypic expression of depression and risk for ischemic heart disease in the Vietnam era twin study of aging
    Hong Xian
    Research Service, St Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, St Louis, Missouri 63103, USA
    Psychosom Med 72:370-5. 2010
    ..To determine if depression contributes to incident heart disease after accounting for genetic, behavioral, and medical factors associated with both conditions...
  72. ncbi Posttraumatic stress disorder and suicide risk among veterans: a literature review
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, 00189 Rome, Italy
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:802-12. 2013
    ..The association between PTSD and suicidal behavior was confirmed by the presence of other risk factors and high rates of comorbidity. Current suicidal behavior should be adequately assessed in war veterans. ..
  73. ncbi Hunger strikers: historical perspectives from the emergency management of refugee camp asylum seekers
    Frederick M Burkle
    1 Harvard Humanitarian Initiative, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 28:625-9. 2013
    ....
  74. pmc Serum 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin levels and their association with age, body mass index, smoking, military record-based variables, and estimated exposure to Agent Orange in Korean Vietnam veterans
    Sang Wook Yi
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Kwandong University College of Medicine, Gangneung, Korea
    J Prev Med Public Health 46:226-36. 2013
    ....
  75. pmc Basal and suppressed salivary cortisol in female Vietnam nurse veterans with and without PTSD
    Linda J Metzger
    Research Service, VA Medical Center, Research Service 151, Manchester, NH 03104, United States
    Psychiatry Res 161:330-5. 2008
    ....
  76. pmc Dengue and US military operations from the Spanish-American War through today
    Robert V Gibbons
    Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Science, Bangkok, Thailand
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:623-30. 2012
    ..The increase in dengue throughout the world suggests that it will remain a problem for military personnel until an effective vaccine is licensed...
  77. ncbi Neuroticism, cognitive ability, and the metabolic syndrome: The Vietnam Experience Study
    Anna C Phillips
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, University of Birmingham, UK
    J Psychosom Res 69:193-201. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to examine also the extent to which any associations are accounted for by sociodemographic factors, health behaviors, and cognitive ability...
  78. ncbi Internalizing and externalizing classes in posttraumatic stress disorder: a latent class analysis
    David Forbes
    Australian Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health and Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Trauma Stress 23:340-9. 2010
    ..A second exploratory LCA using broader comorbidity indicators (MMPI-2 Restructured Clinical scales) demonstrated some support for, although limitations in, using nonpersonality measures to identify these classes directly...
  79. ncbi Role and treatment of early maladaptive schemas in Vietnam Veterans with PTSD
    David M Cockram
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, WA, Australia
    Clin Psychol Psychother 17:165-82. 2010
    ..Nevertheless, PTSD and anxiety improved more significantly for the schema-focused therapy group. Together, these findings support the feasibility of schema-focused therapy to assist veterans with PTSD...
  80. ncbi Post-Vietnam military herbicide exposures in UC-123 Agent Orange spray aircraft
    Peter A Lurker
    Germantown Consultants, LLC, Germantown, OH, USA
    Environ Res 130:34-42. 2014
    ..Sparse monitoring data are available for analysis...
  81. pmc Left dorsomedial frontal brain damage is associated with insomnia
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    J Neurosci 30:16041-3. 2010
    ..Our findings are the first to demonstrate a link between insomnia and a discrete locus of brain damage, providing novel insight into the neurobiological mechanisms of sleep maintenance...
  82. ncbi Smaller global and regional cortical volume in combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder
    Steven H Woodward
    Dissemination and Training Division, National Center for PTSD, Mail Code 334 PTSD, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 66:1373-82. 2009
    ..Second, lower intelligence, a risk factor for PTSD, is associated with smaller cerebral tissue volumes. Nevertheless, to our knowledge, only 1 study has observed globally smaller cerebral tissue volume in adults with PTSD...
  83. pmc Does IQ explain socio-economic differentials in total and cardiovascular disease mortality? Comparison with the explanatory power of traditional cardiovascular disease risk factors in the Vietnam Experience Study
    G David Batty
    Medical Research Council Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    Eur Heart J 30:1903-9. 2009
    ....
  84. ncbi Substance use comorbidity among veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder and other psychiatric illness
    Ismene L Petrakis
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Am J Addict 20:185-9. 2011
    ..There are high rates of substance use disorders among veterans with mental illness. The highest rates of comorbidity occur among those with bipolar disorder and schizophrenia; and in post-VET veterans. ..
  85. ncbi Predeployment, deployment, and postdeployment risk factors for posttraumatic stress symptomatology in female and male OEF/OIF veterans
    Dawne Vogt
    Women s Health Sciences Division, National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 120:819-31. 2011
    ..Results also revealed a number of novel risk mechanisms for OEF/OIF female Veterans, particularly with respect to the role of deployment family relationships in risk for PTSS...
  86. ncbi Unilateral upper-limb loss: satisfaction and prosthetic-device use in veterans and servicemembers from Vietnam and OIF/OEF conflicts
    Lynne V McFarland
    Department of Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 47:299-316. 2010
    ..Through a national survey, we enrolled 47 participants from the Vietnam conflict and 50 from Operation Iraqi Freedom/Operation Enduring Freedom (OIF/OEF) with combat-associated major ..
  87. pmc Areas of left perisylvian cortex mediate auditory-verbal short-term memory
    Michael Koenigs
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Neuropsychologia 49:3612-9. 2011
    ..These results support the conclusion that verbal STM and language processing are mediated by the same areas of left perisylvian cortex...
  88. ncbi Modeling the effects of obstructive sleep apnea and hypertension in Vietnam veterans with PTSD
    Lisa M Kinoshita
    Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Sleep Breath 16:1201-9. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that in addition to indices of OSA severity, hypertension is associated with worse cognitive performance in such adults...
  89. pmc Exposure to Agent Orange is a significant predictor of prostate-specific antigen (PSA)-based recurrence and a rapid PSA doubling time after radical prostatectomy
    Sagar R Shah
    Section of Urology, Augusta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    BJU Int 103:1168-72. 2009
    ..To investigate and report the clinicopathological characteristics and outcomes after radical prostatectomy (RP) in patients with prostate cancer and previous exposure to Agent Orange (AO), particularly in relationship to race...
  90. pmc Association of cognitive distortions with problem and pathological gambling in adult male twins
    Hong Xian
    Research Service, St Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 915 North Grand Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63106, United States
    Psychiatry Res 160:300-7. 2008
    ..Public health messages and therapeutic interventions that reinforce the randomness of gambling and draw attention to distorted thinking may prevent the development of problem gambling and improve treatment outcomes...
  91. ncbi Prevalence of tension pneumothorax in fatally wounded combat casualties
    John J McPherson
    Department of Military and Emergency Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma 60:573-8. 2006
    ..Tension pneumothorax is a potential cause of death in victims of penetrating chest trauma, but little is known about its actual prevalence...
  92. ncbi A taxometric investigation of dissociation in Vietnam veterans
    Lynn C Waelde
    Pacific Graduate School of Psychology, Palo Alto, California 94303, USA
    J Trauma Stress 18:359-69. 2005
    ..Among participants with a current PTSD diagnoses, only 32% belonged to the dissociative taxon, suggesting that there is a subtype of severe PTSD with elevated dissociation...
  93. ncbi PTSD and Vietnam Veterans
    Todd C Buckley
    Science 315:184-7; author reply 184-7. 2007
  94. ncbi Developing a Symptom Validity Test for posttraumatic stress disorder: application of the binomial distribution
    Kenneth R Morel
    Neuropsychology Laboratory, Psychology Service 116B, Department of Veterans Affairs Tennessee Valley Health Care System, 1310 24th Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37212 2637, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 22:1297-302. 2008
    ..We cite the Morel Emotional Numbing Test for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (MENT) as an example...
  95. ncbi OSMA and Oklahoma medicine: 1966-1975
    Chris Sutton
    J Okla State Med Assoc 99:275-85. 2006
  96. ncbi Psychobiological substrates of posttraumatic stress disorder: part II
    Jonathan S Dowben
    Birmingham VA Hospital, AL, USA
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 43:146-9. 2007
  97. ncbi Lessons learned and advice from Vietnam war nurses: a qualitative study
    Elizabeth A Scannell-Desch
    Division of Nursing, Mount Saint Mary College, Newburgh, NY 12550, USA
    J Adv Nurs 49:600-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this paper is to describe guidance for nurses today from the lessons learned by nurses who served in the Vietnam War...
  98. ncbi Effects of trauma-related audiovisual stimulation on cerebrospinal fluid norepinephrine and corticotropin-releasing hormone concentrations in post-traumatic stress disorder
    Thomas D Geracioti
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Research Service, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 33:416-24. 2008
    ....
  99. pmc Genetic and environmental influences of white and gray matter signal contrast: a new phenotype for imaging genetics?
    Matthew S Panizzon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Neuroimage 60:1686-95. 2012
    ..The lack of significant genetic correlations with cortical thickness suggests that this measure potentially represents a unique source of genetic variance, one that has yet to be explored by the field of imaging genetics...
  100. ncbi Sex hormones and cause-specific mortality in the male veterans: the Vietnam Experience Study
    A C Phillips
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    QJM 105:241-6. 2012
    ..Testosterone levels have been linked to life expectancy in men, less is known about the sex hormones follicular stimulating hormone and luteinizing hormone...
  101. ncbi The long-term impact of war on health and wellbeing in Northern Vietnam: some glimpses from a recent survey
    Bussarawan Teerawichitchainan
    School of Social Sciences, Singapore Management University, 90 Stamford Road, Singapore 178903, Singapore
    Soc Sci Med 74:1995-2004. 2012
    ....

Research Grants52

  1. Orientia tsutsugamushi modulation of host cell ubiquitination machinery
    Jason A Carlyon; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The disease was a significant cause of morbidity in World War II and the Vietnam conflict and presently threatens U.S. soldiers serving in the Middle East...
  2. Beyond service connection: what helps PTSD-disabled veterans get better?
    Maureen Murdoch; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..or worse), PTSD service-connected status (SC+ or SC-), gender, and service era (served during or after the Vietnam Conflict)...
  3. Ecological and Health Consequences of the Vietnam War
    Linda Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..of war, environment, human health, and public policy as they pertain to military operations during the US-Vietnam Conflict. The applicants are inviting Vietnamese scientists to be an integral part of this symposium...
  4. Mental Health Services in NY after WTC Disaster
    Joseph Boscarino; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. MEASUREMENT OF MAJOR STRESSFUL EVENTS OVER LIFE COURSES
    BRUCE DOHRENWEND; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Development Epidemiology of PTSD
    Karestan Koenen; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This work will help the development of prevention and treatment interventions for traumatized individuals and will contribute to our understanding of the etiology of PTSD. ..
  7. Environmental Risks for Smoking: A Genetically Informed Children of Twins Design
    Hong Xian; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The strengths of the application are the availability of smoking, psychiatric data &environmental constructs that have been previously collected from twins, offspring &mothers. ..
  8. Genetic Determinants of PTSD in Women
    Karestan C Koenen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  9. SOCIAL STATUS AND PTSD IN U.S. VIETNAM VETERANS
    BRUCE DOHRENWEND; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The long term goal is to increase knowledge of how humans adapt or fail to adapt to adversity and stress, and to contribute to the account of an historic event in the life of this nation. ..
  10. The VETSA Longitudinal Twin Study of Cortisol and Aging
    William Kremen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Using multivariate twin analytic approaches, we will determine the extent of genetic, and shared and unique environmental factors influencing cortisol in midlife as well as their association with other key measures. ..
  11. Startle reflex amplitude and cortisol in PTSD.
    Mark Miller; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  12. Cognitive Psychology of Traumatic Memory
    Richard McNally; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..g., fantasy proneness, imagery ability) that predict performance in these memory tasks is proposed. ..
  13. Genetic Predictors of Comorbid Depressive Symptoms + CAD
    Jeanne McCaffery; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  14. SES, health behaviors and CVD among Vietnam-era-Twins
    Jeanne McCaffery; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The primary method of analysis will be twin structural equation modeling. ..
  15. Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Cardiovascular Disease
    Viola Vaccarino; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Efforts toward the prevention, early identification and treatment of PTSD and the identification of factors that mediate its adverse effects could reduce morbidity and mortality from CVD. ..
  16. Novel Glutamatergic Detoxification Strategies
    John Krystal; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. Symposium on Neuroimaging in Alcoholism
    John Krystal; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  18. Light Treatment for Sleep/Wake Disturbances AD
    Jerome Yesavage; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Outcome will be documented by objective circadian activity rhythm parameters and standard sleep/wake measures both assessed by actigraphy. ..
  19. Cognitive Enhancer May Facilitate Behavioral Exposure
    Barbara O Rothbaum; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. Mechanisms Linking Depression to Cardiovascular Risk
    Viola Vaccarino; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  21. REVAMP Follow-up Study Renewal
    Barbara Rothbaum; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  22. Influences on the Sustainability of Evidence-Based Psychotherapies
    SHANNON STIRMAN; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  23. Visuospatial Function in Parkinson's Disease
    ALICE M CRONIN GOLOMB; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Demonstration of different profiles of performance in LPD and RPD would bolster arguments of selective visuospatial deficits in PD and suggest differential visual, cognitive, and functional enhancement strategies. ..
  24. Role of depression and anxiety in the tobacco epidemic
    Renee Goodwin; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Use of the NESARC offers a unique opportunity to analyze a large, longitudinal, epidemiologic dataset. ..
  25. PSYCHOPATHOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENTS IN DRUG ABUSE
    RUMI PRICE; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..3) Methodological Enhancement component continues previous attempts to integrate novel technologies to more traditional statistical methods to improve epidemiologic prediction and explanatory precision. ..
  26. Virtuality Reality Cue Exposure for Crack Cocaine
    Barbara Rothbaum; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The long-term objectives to be achieved in Phase II include the development and testing of the treatment of crack cocaine dependence using VR cue exposure therapy in a controlled design. ..
  27. AMINO ACID NEUROTRANSMITTER DYSREGULATION IN ALCOHOLISM
    John Krystal; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In summary, this K02 award would foster my academic development and enable me to better contribute to the building of pathophysiologic models of alcoholism that can guide medications development for this disorder. ..
  28. Improving Hispanic Retention in Antidepressant Therapy
    Roberto Lewis Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This pilot data will allow us to apply for an R01 to further study this intervention and model in a controlled clinical trial. ..
  29. Symposium on Neuroimaging in Alcoholism
    John Krystal; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..A call for abstracts also will bring forward names and ideas from other groups that might be added to the main program. Young Investigator travel scholarships will be considered. ..
  30. LATE LIFE DEPRESSION IN MEDICAL HOMECARE
    Martha Bruce; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Additional information will come from informants, homecare nurses, and homecare records. ..
  31. MECHANISM OF ESTROGENICITY OF DDT ANALOGS IN MCG-7 CELLS
    Fumio Matsumura; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The PI finally will address the fundamental question of whether c-Neu activation serves as a major gateway in addition to the estrogen receptor for xenobiotics to cause truly estrogenic cellular responses or not. ..
  32. TREATMENTS FOR INSOMNIA
    Jerome Yesavage; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This five-year application will ultimately include 90 treatment subjects aged >60 years (three groups of 30 each). ..
  33. Military Service and Health Outcomes in Later Life
    Janet Wilmoth; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..e., the military) in specific historical periods shapes the process of cumulative (dis)advantage that leads to later-life health disparities. ..
  34. Youth Violence Exposure: A National Longitudinal Study
    Dean Kilpatrick; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  35. SPIRAL OF DEPRESSION AND DISABILITY IN LATE LIFE
    Martha Bruce; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Second, it will identify potential avenues for effective intervention into these relationships in high risk populations. ..
  36. Dissemination of empirically-supported psychotherapies
    Joan Cook; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  37. NALTREXONE BLOCKADE OF NMDA
    John Krystal; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Thus, the blockade of the rewarding effects of ketamine by naltrexone may provide insight into an important mechanism underlying the psychopharmacology of ethanol and the treatment of alcoholism. ..
  38. Early Alcohol Use Onset: Influence of Religion-Spirituality Dimensions
    JON HABER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  39. AMINO ACID NEUROTRANSMITTER DYSREGULATION IN ALCOHOLISM
    John Krystal; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  40. IP-RISP: Treatment of Late Life Depression in Home Care
    Martha Bruce; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  41. Health, Social Support, and Housing Transitions
    Janet Wilmoth; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..e., private residence, supportive housing, nursing home) over a two-year period. In addition, intensity of assistance received (i.e., a summary of assistance with ten activities) will be considered. ..
  42. Translational Research on Extinction and PTSD
    Barbara Rothbaum; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Currently, no such interventions with proven efficacy exist. ..
  43. VISUAL INTERVENTIONS TO IMPROVE ALZHEIMER COGNITION
    Alice Cronin Golomb; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  44. Culturally Congruent Program of MDD Care for Hispanics
    Roberto Lewis Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..If successful, CCP-MDD could then be tested against usual care in a larger randomized, controlled trial. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  45. Prophylaxis of PTSD with Post-Trauma Propranolol
    Roger Pitman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..One and three months following the traumatic event, the patient will undergo psychophysiologic, psychodiagnostic, and psychometric testing for PTSD. ..
  46. Social Anxiety Disorder and Emotion Regulation
    TODD KASHDAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Findings could ultimately lead to the development of more effective intervention efforts. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  47. Disaster Research Education and Mentoring Center
    Dean Kilpatrick; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  48. Effects of Visual Signal Strength on Alzheimer Cognition
    Alice Cronin Golomb; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  49. Comorbid childhood anxiety and asthma
    Renee Goodwin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..That study will involve a longitudinal epidemiologic preventive intervention study aimed at reducing the risk of anxiety disorders among pediatric asthma/allergy patients. ..