Military Medicine

Nursing faculty member joins initiative to improve veterans’ health care

December 21, 2016
 

M. Danet Lapiz-Bluhm, Ph.D., RN, associate professor in the School of Nursing, has been named a collaborative academic research member of a two-year initiative called the Veterans’ Action League. The multistate project will empower veterans to have an active voice in how veteran health care is delivered in the future. In her role as the […]

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Study: Veterans with epilepsy more at risk of death

November 28, 2016
 

U.S. Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans with epilepsy were more than twice as likely to die between 2011 and 2015 as were similar veterans without epilepsy.

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Study finds talk therapy for civilians with PTSD effective for military

November 23, 2016
 

A leading talk therapy for civilians with post-traumatic stress disorder, known as Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT), also is effective for many who suffer from combat-related PTSD.

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Study finds therapy for civilians with PTSD effective for military

November 23, 2016
 

A leading talk therapy for civilians with post-traumatic stress disorder, known as Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT), also is effective for many who suffer from combat-related PTSD.

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PTSD

KENS 5: Fighting PTSD: World’s largest research group based in S.A.

November 8, 2016
 

The ‘South Texas Research Organizational Network Guiding Studies on Trauma and Resilience’ (STRONG STAR) and the ‘Consortium to Alleviate PTSD’ (CAP), both under the umbrella of the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, make up the world’s largest organization focused on PTSD.

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Veterans Day

A Veterans Day message from President Henrich

November 1, 2016
 

We join today to salute all who have served so selflessly in the cause of liberty. We are proud of all veterans, honored by their service, humbled by their sacrifice.

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