Mpls. VA brain research examines resilience to trauma
permalinkMPRnews - Jessica Mador - 2013-02-20From MPR's coverage of the research from the
Brain Sciences Center
New research from the MinneapolisVA Medical Centerhas identified brain patterns that appear to be markers of resilience to trauma. The findings could suggest why some people exposed to trauma develop post-traumatic stress disorder, orPosttraumatic Stress Disorder, while many others do not.Researchers say the findings, published online Wednesday in the journal JAMA Psychiatry, point to a central mechanism showing how the brain can recover from traumatic events. ...