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09. Plenary Session: Ethical Challenges in PTSD and TBI in the Military Context .

Ret. Col. Elspeth Cameron Ritchie, MD, MPH, discusses ethical issues related to post traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury in the military context. Complexities of balancing the needs of command and the troops are highlighted, in the arena of fitness for duty and confidentiality. Some of the issues around treating detainees and supporting the… Read More »