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1. Citation: Chen, L., Zhang, G., Hu, M., & Liang, X. (2015). Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing versus cognitive-behavioral therapy for adult posttraumatic stress disorder: systematic review and meta-analysis. The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 203(6), 443-451. doi:10.1097/NMD.0000000000000306
Keywords: Postraumatic stress disorder, PTSD, Eye movement desensitization
Abstract: Summarizes 11 studies of eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) and cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD).  Finds that EMDR is slightly superior to CBT. Meta-analysis for subscale scores of PTSD symptoms indicated that EMDR was better for decreased intrusion and arousal severity, but that impact on avoidance is not significantly different.
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