A possible new treatment for PTSD

More than three million Canadians are living with the debilitating effects of post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD. Now, the first patient in Canada has undergone a procedure being studied for this condition at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.

For more information on this trial, visit https://sunnybrook.ca/media/item.asp?c=1&i=1859&f=ptsd-deep-brain-stimulation-research

Read more about why Serena is participating in this research: http://health.sunnybrook.ca/research/patient-view-living-with-ptsd/

Sunnybrook researchers explain what this trial means for patients and families: http://health.sunnybrook.ca/research/pursuing-new-options-ptsd/

Deep brain stimulation – answers to frequently asked questions: https://sunnybrook.ca/content/?page=deep-brain-stimulation-patient-faq

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