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Auditory startle response in trauma survivors with posttraumatic stress disorder: a prospective study.

Authors
  • Shalev, A Y
  • Peri, T
  • Brandes, D
  • Freedman, S
  • Orr, S P
  • Pitman, R K
Type
Published Article
Journal
The American journal of psychiatry
Publication Date
Feb 01, 2000
Volume
157
Issue
2
Pages
255–261
Identifiers
PMID: 10671396
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Differences in physiological response to startling tones develop along with PTSD in the months that follow a traumatic event. This pattern supports the theories that associate PTSD with progressive neuronal sensitization.

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