TITLE

re-experience

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1864
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "re-experience" is presented. It refers to the recalling of an event or a thought. Recalling of traumatic events on a frequent basis is a symptom of post-traumatic stress disorder.
ACCESSION #
21243708

 

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