Vol. 26 (4) 2005 Neuro endocrinology letters

Depression, traumatic dissociation and epileptic-like phenomena.

OBJECTIVES: According to recent findings trauma and stress are important etiological factors in pathogenesis of depression. As characteristic features of depressive cognition have been reported intrusive thoughts and memory disturbances similar to posttraumatic symptoms known in patients with posttraumatic stress disorder or dissociativ.....