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  •  As Vacationland mentions, there is... (7+ / 0-)

    a growing body of literature on the topic.  Definitely, multiple open heart surgeries can cause the neurochemical and affective changes that are associated with PTSD.  Just go to Google Scholar and use the query "cardiac patients PTSD."  If you don't have access to a local library with databases of scholarly articles, send me an email directly and I'll see if I can help get the articles you want to read.

    "If you fake the funk, your nose will grow." -- Bootsy Collins

    by hepshiba on Tue Feb 26, 2013 at 11:18:46 AM PST

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