Posttraumatic-stress disorder

Biological profiling of plasma neuropeptide Y in relation to posttraumatic stress symptoms in two combat cohorts

© 2018 Elsevier B.V. In order to decrease the risk of developing stress-related disorders after military deployment, biological vulnerability factors should be identified. Neuropeptide Y (NPY) is a peptide neurotransmitter that is associated with …

The long-term burden of military deployment on the health care system

© 2016 Elsevier Ltd. Health care providers need to be aware that stress complaints that result from deployment can emerge even after many years. This has important implications for health care policies. The main aim of this study is to investigate …