By David H. Barlow PhD
This landmark paintings is fundamental for an individual learning anxiousness or looking to bring potent mental and pharmacological remedies. David H. Barlow comprehensively examines the phenomena of tension and panic, their origins, and the jobs that every performs in general and pathological functioning. Chapters coauthored by way of Barlow with different top specialists then define what's identified in regards to the type, presentation, etiology, evaluation, and therapy of every of the DSM-IV nervousness problems. A definitive source for researchers and clinicians, this is often additionally a great textual content for graduate-level courses.
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The Experience of Anxiety 13 What accounts for these marked discrepancies? Of course, the method of assessment and type of interview used in the studies differed considerably, as did the populations studied. Individuals in the ECA study came from a random sample of the community. The clinical samples consisted of patients seeking treatment. Thus it is possible that the ECA study may have included individuals who not only were untreated for panic disorder, but also were unaware of the possibility of treatment for this disorder.
Reflected in patterns of medical care alone and psychiatric care alone, as well as in visits to the emergency room. For example, 28% of individuals with panic disorder had visited the emergency room during the previous 12 months, compared to 2% of the controls without panic disorder or depression. Forty-three percent of the patients with panic disorder had utilized both psychiatric and medical care in the previous 12 months, compared to only 4% of the controls. Using ECA data, Boyd (1986) has discovered that an individual with panic disorder is more likely to seek professional help than an individual with schizophrenia or any other mental disorder.
Swendsen et al. (1998) examined the comorbidity of alcoholism with anxiety and depressive disorders in four different epidemiological investigations conducted in diverse geographic sites. This study is noteworthy because the four epidemiological investigations are well known for having used “state-of-the-art” methodology, and because the results were relatively consistent in different parts of the world. This consistency affords the first definitive answers to questions on the relationship of substance abuse and dependence to anxiety and depressive disorders noted above.