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Medically unexplained syncope: relationship to psychiatric illness.
The purpose of this article is to review the literature and present new data concerning the relationship between psychiatric disorders and unexplained syncope. Several case series are presented ofExpand
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Effects of coping skills training and sertraline in patients with non-cardiac chest pain: A randomized controlled study
&NA; Non‐cardiac chest pain (NCCP) is a common and distressing condition. Prior studies suggest that psychotropic medication or pain coping skills training (CST) may benefit NCCP patients. To ourExpand
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A randomized controlled trial of paroxetine for noncardiac chest pain.
Noncardiac chest pain occurs frequently in medical practice and is often difficult to treat. We conducted a randomized double-blind, placebo-controlled, 8-week trial of paroxetine in 50 patients withExpand
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Psychiatric syncope: a new look at an old disease.
Psychiatric disorders in patients with unexplained syncope or presyncope have received little attention in the recent medical literature. Seventy-two patients with unexplained syncope and presyncopeExpand
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Pain Catastrophizing in Patients with Noncardiac Chest Pain: Relationships With Pain, Anxiety, and Disability
Objective: To examine the contributions of chest pain, anxiety, and pain catastrophizing to disability in 97 patients with noncardiac chest pain (NCCP) and to test whether chest pain and anxiety wereExpand
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Deep-vein thrombosis with antipsychotic drugs.
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Effect of mirtazapine orally disintegrating tablets on health-related quality of life in elderly depressed patients with comorbid medical disorders: a pilot study.
BACKGROUND There is a need for additional studies on the quality of life (QOL) of elderly depressed subjects with medical comorbidity. METHOD We conducted a 10-week, open trial of mirtazapineExpand
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Ileus complicating haloperidol therapy.
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