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PTSD: A wound of mind and body

A recent large-scale Australian study showed that GPs have a significant role in managing PTSD and its associated physical and mental comorbidities. This module provides an update for identifying and treating this symptom complex, which affects one in twenty Australians.

Find out more about this world-first research with these short, bitesize video clips:

Learn more about the intense evaluation of Vietnam veterans and what the study found:

Hear from Vietnam veteran Richard, as he shares some of his experiences with PTSD:

Karen and Kerrie-Anne, both partners of PTSD sufferers, explain how this disorder can impact the entire family:


Tony explains the implications his PTSD has had on his life since returning from Vietnam in 1968: