Accession Number:

ADA585338

Title:

CBT for Nightmares in OEF/OIF Veterans

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 1 Jul 2012-30 Jun 2013

Corporate Author:

PHILADELPHIA RESEARCH AND EDUCATION FOUNDATION PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2013-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

This study examines the efficacy of two cognitive-behavioral treatments for PTSD-related recurrent nightmares and other sleep difficulties in Veterans of Operation Enduring Freedom OEF and Operation Iraqi Freedom OIF in a randomized controlled trial. Participants will be 115 OEFOIF Veterans in outpatient treatment for PTSD at one of two study sites, the Philadelphia VAMC or the VACHS, West Haven, CT. During Year Four of this award, data collection was ongoing at the Philadelphia sites PVAMC and PVAMC affiliated outpatient clinics. Data will be analyzed at the end of the data collection period, and therefore research findings are not yet available. Sixty-five patients have been enrolled in the protocol to date.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE