publication . Article . 2003

Comorbid personality disorders in subjects with panic disorder: which personality disorders increase clinical severity?

Mustafa Ozkan; Abdurrahman Altindag;
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  • Published: 01 Mar 2003 Journal: Dicle Medical Journal (issn: 1300-2945, eissn: 1308-9889, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Dicle University Medical School
Personality disorders are common in subjects with panic disorder. Personality disorders have shown to affect the course of panic disorder. The purpose of this study was to examine which personality disorders effect clinical severity in subjects with panic disorder. This study included 122 adults (71 female, 41 male), who met DSM-IV criteria for panic disorder (with or without agoraphobia). Clinical assessment was conducted by using the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV Axis I Disorders (SCID-I), the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV Axis II Personality Disorders (SCID-II) and the Panic and Agoraphobia Scale (PAS), Global Assessment Functioning Scal...
Medical Subject Headings: mental disordersbehavioral disciplines and activitieshumanities
free text keywords: Panic Disorder, Personality Disorders, Medicine, R, Medicine (General), R5-920
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