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Research project focus on PTSD in emergency units

UNSW Sydney and insurer EML will undertake a three-year project to better understand and treat the links between post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression and anxiety in NSW emergency services personnel. The research, to be funded by an Australia Research Council grant, will evaluate an NSW emergency services rehabilitation program …

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Study of cannabis for PTSD gets approval

Ethics approval to undertake a study of medicinal cannabis in sufferers of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has been received by Australian company, Applied Cannabis Research. PTSD is a particular set of reactions that can develop in people who have experienced a traumatic event that threatened their life or safety. As …

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