Author Contributions: Dr Monson had full access to all of the data in the study and takes responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis.
Study concept and design: Monson, Resick, Schnurr.
Acquisition of data: Monson, Fredman, Macdonald.
Analysis and interpretation of data: Monson, Fredman, Macdonald, Pukay-Martin.
Drafting of the manuscript: Monson, Fredman, Macdonald, Pukay-Martin.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Monson, Fredman, Macdonald, Pukay-Martin, Resick, Schnurr.
Statistical analysis: Monson, Macdonald.
Obtained funding: Monson.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Monson, Resick.
Study supervision: Monson, Fredman.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: All authors have completed and submitted the ICMJE Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest. Dr Monson reports that she receives research funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Defense, Canadian Institute of Health Research, and National Institute of Mental Health. Drs Monson and Fredman report that they receive royalties for a published book describing CBCT for PTSD. Dr Resick reports that she receives research funding from the Department of Defense and US Department of Veterans Affairs. Dr Schnurr reports that she receives research funding from US Department of Veterans Affairs. Drs Resick and Schnurr report that they have published books on PTSD and its treatment for which they receive income. No other disclosures were reported.
Funding/Support: This study was supported by National Institute of Mental Health grant 5R34MH076813 to Dr Monson.
Role of the Sponsor: The National Institute of Mental Health had no role in the design or conduct of the study; the collection, management, analysis, or interpretation of the data; the preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript; or approval authority over the content of the article.
Disclaimer: The views expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of the Department of Veterans Affairs or any other governmental agency.
Additional Contributions: We thank Helen MacDonald, PhD, VA National Center for PTSD and Boston University School of Medicine, for assistance with conducting assessments; Rebekah Majors, PhD, VA Boston Healthcare System, and Anne Wagner, MA, Ryerson University, for serving as study therapists; Suzanne Pineles, PhD, VA National Center for PTSD and Boston University School of Medicine, for coordinating supervision of study therapists and assessors; Yinong Young-Xu, PhD, VA National Center for PTSD and Dartmouth Medical School, for consultation on statistical analysis; Melinda Morrill, MA, Clark University, and Amy Brown-Bowers, MA, and Valerie Vorstenbosch, MA, Ryerson University, for assistance with conducting assessments and study management; K. Carrie Adair, BA, now at the University of North Carolina; Jennifer Belus, BA, Derek Cozzi, BA, Meredith Landy, MA, Marta Maslej, BA, Philippe Shnaider, BA, and Sonya Wanklyn, MA, Ryerson University; and Emily McGuire, BA, VA National Center for PTSD; for assistance with study management. Drs MacDonald, Pineles, and Young-Xu and Ms Vorstenbosch were paid for their work on the project. We also thank all of the patients for their valuable contributions to the study.