Publications

Peer-reviewed clinical studies and articles published in medical journals

Lipov SGB/DSR re PTSD PTSI

(2024)

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Lipov SGB/DSR re PTSD PTSI

(2023)

Use of DSR and Ketamine to treat Special Forces soldier with one-year follow up

Survey of 3000 patients shows name change form PTSD to PTSI would reduce stigma, increase hope, improve access to care

Two couples successfully treated with DSR; men w/primary PTSD, women w/secondary PTSD; documented by brain scans

Lipov SGB/DSR re PTSD/PTSI

(Selected pre-2023)

First paper to document SGB to treat PTSD; cervical sympathetic blockade in a patient with post-traumatic stress symptoms (2008)

Hypothetical explanation of the effect SGB on PTSD and hot flashes (2009)

Pulsed Radiofrequency for PTSD/PTSI (2010)

Cortisol, SGB and memory (2012)

Decreased memory dysfunction in patients w/ co-occurring PTSD/PTSI and excessive alcohol use after SGB (2012)

SGB use in pediatric psychiatric conditions (2015)

Reversal of male sexual dysfunction w/ PTSD using SGB (2016)

SGB for ulcerative colitis (2017)

Possible reversal of in DNA re: PTSD/PTSI after SGB (2017)

Effect of SGB on immune system (2020)

Left-side SGB for PTSD/PTSI (2021)

Efficacy of SGB/DSR to treat PTSD/PTSI in 22 types of trauma (2022)

Other SGB/DSR re PTSD/PTSI

First description of SGB impact on a suicidal patient (2013)

Large follow-up study of 166 patients with PTSD/PTSI, treated by SGB (2014)

Long Beach VA pre- and post-SGB brain scan show reversal of PTSD/PTSI (2015)

Johns Hopkins review of SGB to treat PTSD (2016)

Official VA position on SGB for PTSD/PTSI (2017)

Three-site military study shows SGB 2x more effective than placebo (2019)

SGB/DSR Active Studies

Initial conclusions find SGB an attractive therapeutic modality for Long COVID (2021)

NYU Langone Health examines brain scans, before and after DSR (2021)

Stella study, reversal of biological (and aging) effect of PTSD/PTSI by DSR (2023)

Lipov SGB re Hot Flashes

(Selected pre-2023)

First documentation of SGB to treat hot flashes (2005)

Lancet publishes updated findings on the effects of SGB to treat hot flashes and night awakenings in survivors of breast cancer (2008)

Not Related to PTSD/PTSI, Hot Flashes, Long Covid

Effects of SGB on vasomotor symptoms (VMS) in post-menopausal women (2014)