Risk of Parkinson Disease Among Adults With vs Without Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

Risk of Parkinson Disease Among Adults With vs Without Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
JAMA Netw Open. 2022 Aug 1;5(8):e2225445. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.25445.ABSTRACTIMPORTANCE: Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in elderly men may be associated with increased risk of Parkinson disease (PD); thus, this group of patients needs to be monitored closely for timely, customized treatment.OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the risk of PD in patients with PTSD compared with patients without PTSD.DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS: This population-based, retrospective, ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2022-08-04By Yael Barer