Brain Injuries Tied to PTSD in Marines - Serena Gordon

 – December 11, 2013  –– 

Active-duty Marines who suffer a traumatic brain injury face significantly higher risk of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), according to a new study. "This is an important study that shows an even greater effect between a brain injury and psychological trauma than might have been expected," said Rachel Yehuda, MD, Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, and Director of the Traumatic Stress Studies Division at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
-Dr. Rachel Yehuda, Professor, Psychiatry; Neuroscience, Director, Traumatic Stress Studies Division, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
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