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Comment & Response
July 1, 2020

Questions on a Randomized Clinical Trial of Stellate Ganglion Block for Patients With Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

Author Affiliations
  • 1VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, California
  • 2Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego
  • 3Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California San Diego
  • 4Altman Clinical and Translational Research Institute, University of California San Diego
JAMA Psychiatry. Published online July 1, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2020.1815

To the Editor The randomized clinical trial by Rae Olmsted et al1 on stellate ganglion block for patients with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may have major treatment implications. In comparing elements of the article with specifications in ClinicalTrials.gov,2 I noted some discrepancies that merit discussion.

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