TAU researchers identify risk factors for post-traumatic stress disorder
Based on the research, scientists began to develop computer programs to help combat soldiers at high risk for PTSD to practice directing their attention.
Researchers from Tel Aviv University have located risk factors for post-traumatic stress disorder. The risk factors include both behavioral and genetic markers that raise the risk of PTSD during military service. The research is a joint project of the U.S. National Institute of Mental Health and the Israel Defense Forces' mental health branch. Based on the results, the researchers are developing an attention bias...
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