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.

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.

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