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Reduced Specificity in Episodic Future Thinking in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.

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Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), one of the most common disorders following trauma, has been associated with a tendency to remember past personal memories in a nonspecific, overgeneral way. The present study investigated whether such a bias also applies to projections of future personal events. Trauma survivors (N = 50) generated brief descriptions of imagined future experiences in response to positive and negative cues in a future-based Autobiographical Memory Test. Survivors with PTSD ...

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10.1177/2167702613495199

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Publisher:
SAGE Publications Inc.
Journal:
Clinical psychological science : a journal of the Association for Psychological Science
Volume:
2
Issue:
2
Pages:
165-173
Publication date:
2014-03-05
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EISSN:
2167-7034
ISSN:
2167-7026
URN:
uuid:4f8230fc-4923-41ea-876d-d97d0ffe71ae
Source identifiers:
469647
Local pid:
pubs:469647

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