NEU30004 Presentation June 2021 (Memory, BPD, PTSD, Childhood Trauma)



This is a student presentation for the 3rd year Neuroscience unit NEU30004 Higher Cortical Functions at Swinburne University of Technology. Presentation by Emma Sim and Richard Mason.

This presentation is a critical review of a 2019 article that looked at how childhood trauma interacts with cortisol to affect autobiographical memory in patients with Borderline Personality Disorder and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.

Reference:
Metz, S., Fleischer, J., Gartner, M., Golde, S., Duesenberg, M., Roepke, S., Wolf, O. T., Otte, C., & Wingenfeld, K. (2019). Effects of hydrocortisone on autobiographical memory in retrieval in patients with posttraumatic stress disorder and borderline personality disorder: The role of childhood trauma. Neuropsychopharmacology, 44, 2038-2044. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41386-019-0459-8

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