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Ask the Expert: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury
Robert J. Ursano, M.D.
FOCUS 2013;11:350-351. doi:10.1176/appi.focus.11.3.350
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Robert J. Ursano, M.D., Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience; Chair, Department of Psychiatry; Director, Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Uniformed Services University School of Medicine

Dr. Ursano reports no competing interests.

Address correspondence to Robert J. Ursano, M.D., Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University School of Medicine, Bethesda, MD 20814; e-mail: Robert.Ursano@usuhs.edu


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