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Acute Traumatic Stress Disorders (Acute Stress Disorder) Summary

Description: A class of traumatic stress disorders that is characterized by the significant dissociative states seen immediately after overwhelming trauma. By definition it cannot last longer than 1 month, if it persists, a diagnosis of post-traumatic stress disorder (STRESS DISORDERS, POST-TRAUMATIC) is more appropriate.

Also Known As: Acute Stress Disorder; Stress Disorders, Traumatic, Acute; Acute Stress Disorders; Stress Disorder, Acute; Stress Disorders, Acute

Networked: 43 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 11 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Acute Traumatic Stress Disorders

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Imipramine (Janimine) : 3 studies in 4 results : FDA 46 Generic
  2. Ketamine : 1 study in 2 results : FDA 8 Generic
  3. Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  4. Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors (Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  5. Tuberculin (PPD) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  6. Fluoxetine (Prozac) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 51 Generic
  7. Aligeron (AS 2) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  8. Risperidone (Risperdal Consta) : 2 results : FDA 35 Generic
  9. Propranolol (Inderal) : 2 results : FDA 158 Generic
  10. Dexmedetomidine : 1 result : FDA 1
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Diseases Related to Acute Traumatic Stress Disorders

  1. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders (PTSD)
  2. Burns
  3. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
  4. Postpartum Depression (Post-Natal Depression)
  5. Rhinitis
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Key Therapies for Acute Traumatic Stress Disorders

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  1. Hypnosis (Mesmerism) : 2 studies in 4 results
  2. Neonatal Intensive Care : 1 study in 4 results
  3. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 1 study in 3 results
  4. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 1 study in 2 results
  5. Psychophysiology (Physiological Psychology) : 1 study in 1 result
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