Acute stress disorder

Acute stress disorder

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The condition acute stress disorder is also known as acute traumatic stress disorder and ASD.

The list also includes links to brands of medicine that may be used to treat acute stress disorder, including their consumer medicine information (CMI) leaflets, if available.

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For health professionals (Health professional publication)
11 Dec 2013 Primary care health professionals have an important role in managing psychological as well as physical traumas in people affected by disaster. See how to provide both psychological and physical first aid by identifying those at risk of developing acute stress disorder or post-traumatic stress disorder.