Exercise augmentation compared to usual care for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: A Randomised Controlled Trial (The REAP study: Randomised Exercise Augmentation for PTSD)

January 2011
BMC Psychiatry;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p115
Academic Journal
The article discusses a study by Simon Rosenbaum and colleagues on determining the role of exercise in the treatment of primary post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). It will investigate the effect of an individualised and progressive exercise intervention on PTSD symptoms, depression and anxiety, mobility and strength, body composition, physical activity levels, sleep patterns and medication usage people with PTSD.


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