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The effects of pregnancy on pre-existing panic disorder J Clin Psychiatry 1992; 53:201-203.
According to one study, 20 percent of people with panic disorder attempt suicide, he said.
Consensus statement on panic disorder from the International Consensus Group on Depression and Anxiety.
The cause of panic attacks and panic disorder isn't clear.
People with panic disorder often end up in the emergency room for heart tests when, in fact, they have panic disorder.
We evaluated the work, social, and family disabilities of 228 subjects with 6 common anxiety and depressive disorders, as assessed by the Sheehan Disability Scale (major depression, panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, social phobia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and mixed anxiety and depression).
Characterized by uncontrollable anxious thoughts or rituals; more common than schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, or panic disorder and affects about 2 percent of the U.
This article presents current research information on the treatment of panic disorder.
Some antidepressants have proved effective for panic disorder, but patients beginning treatment should be warned that these agents can have a paradoxical effect, Dr.
Epidemiologist Naomi Breslau, who has researched the link between mental health problems and smoking, has found smokers are three times as likely to develop long-term panic disorder as non-smokers.