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Knoxville News Sentinel
Federal appeals court grants new chance for military widow in VA lawsuitThe case of a military widow whose husband committed suicide after the U.S. Dep
Federal appeals court grants new chance for military widow in VA lawsuit
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
The case of a military widow whose husband committed suicide after the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs misdiagnosed his post-traumatic stress disorder is testing Tennessee's stringent medical malpractice laws and highlighting what a federal judge... Read more
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Science Daily
Researchers' preclinical trial upends conventional wisdom about responses to fear: In a new study researchers found that female rats often respond to fear by 'darting'Rats have been there, too. We don't know their feelings, of course, but we do k
Researchers' preclinical trial upends conventional wisdom about responses to fear: In a new study researchers found that female rats often respond to fear by 'darting'
Science Daily / Posted 8 days ago
Rats have been there, too. We don't know their feelings, of course, but we do know their response: They freeze in their tracks. Or at least that's been the consensus among scientists since 1899, when experimental psychologist Willard Stanton Small... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers' preclinical trial upends conventional wisdom about responses to fearNortheastern assistant professor of psychology Rebecca Shansky provides insight
Researchers' preclinical trial upends conventional wisdom about responses to fear
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
Northeastern assistant professor of psychology Rebecca Shansky provides insights into new treatments for post-traumatic stress disorder with a preclinical study that distinguishes how males and females respond to traumatic events. Credit: Adam... Read more
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PhysOrg
Voice analytics software helps customer service reps build better rapport with customersMIT spinout Cogito developed voice-analytics software for call centers that tra
Voice analytics software helps customer service reps build better rapport with customers
PhysOrg / Posted 17 days ago
MIT spinout Cogito developed voice-analytics software for call centers that tracks and analyzes voice patterns of customers and agents — such as interruptions and rapid speech — and offers real-time feedback to make the conversations more productive.... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
1 in 10 veterans and civilian patients experiences new ICU-related PTSD up to one year after dischargeOne in ten patients is at risk of having new post-traumatic stress disorder (PT
1 in 10 veterans and civilian patients experiences new ICU-related PTSD up to one year after discharge
News-Medical-Net / Posted 26 days ago
One in ten patients is at risk of having new post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) related to their ICU experience up to a year post-discharge. This was the finding from a multicenter, prospective cohort research study of veterans and civilians. The... Read more
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Science Daily
Veterans, civilian patients at risk of ICU-related PTSD up to a year post dischargeIn the study "Incidence and Risk Factors for ICU-related Posttraumatic Stress D
Veterans, civilian patients at risk of ICU-related PTSD up to a year post discharge
Science Daily / Posted 30 days ago
In the study "Incidence and Risk Factors for ICU-related Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Veterans and Civilians," researchers led by Mayur Patel, MD, MPH, FACS, Assistant Professor of Surgery & Neurosurgery at Vanderbilt University Medical Center... Read more

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