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Reliability and validity of a structured interview guide for the Hamilton Anxiety Rating Scale (SIGH‐A)
The Hamilton Anxiety Rating Scale, a widely used clinical interview assessment tool, lacks instructions for administration and clear anchor points for the assignment of severity ratings. We developedExpand
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Anxiety disorder comorbidity in bipolar disorder patients: data from the first 500 participants in the Systematic Treatment Enhancement Program for Bipolar Disorder (STEP-BD).
OBJECTIVE The authors provide a detailed perspective on the correlates of comorbid anxiety in a large, well-characterized sample of bipolar disorder patients. METHOD Anxiety and its correlates wereExpand
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Cognitive-Behavioral and Pharmacological Treatment for Social Phobia: A Meta-Analysis
We conducted a meta-analysis using all available controlled treatment outcome studies of cognitive-behavioral and pharmacological treatments for social phobia (N= 24 studies, N= 1079 subjects). TheExpand
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Augmentation of exposure therapy with D-cycloserine for social anxiety disorder.
CONTEXT Social anxiety disorder (SAD) is common and debilitating. Although exposure therapy is one of the most effective forms of psychotherapy for this disorder, many patients remain symptomatic.Expand
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A meta-analysis of treatment outcome for panic disorder
We compared the effectiveness of pharmacological, cognitive-behavioral, and combined pharmacological and cognitive-behavioral treatments in a meta-analysis of 43 controlled studies that included 76Expand
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A randomized controlled trial of cognitive-behavior therapy for Cambodian refugees with treatment-resistant PTSD and panic attacks: a cross-over design.
We examined the therapeutic efficacy of a culturally adapted cognitive-behavior therapy for Cambodian refugees with treatment-resistant posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and comordid panicExpand
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Treatment of pharmacotherapy-refractory posttraumatic stress disorder among Cambodian refugees: a pilot study of combination treatment with cognitive-behavior therapy vs sertraline alone.
Cambodian refugees with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) represent a cohort in severe need of treatment, but little information is available to guide treatment choices. We selected a sample ofExpand
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A functional MRI study of amygdala responses to angry schematic faces in social anxiety disorder
Neuroimaging studies using angry or contemptuous human facial photographic stimuli have suggested amygdala hyper‐responsivity in social anxiety disorder (SAD). We sought to determine if an angryExpand
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CBT for Vietnamese Refugees with Treatment-Resistant PTSD and Panic Attacks: A Pilot Study
We examined the feasibility, acceptability, and therapeutic efficacy of a culturally adapted cognitive–behavior therapy (CBT) for twelve Vietnamese refugees with treatment-resistant posttraumaticExpand
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Fluvoxamine treatment of social phobia (social anxiety disorder): a double-blind, placebo-controlled study.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine the efficacy of fluvoxamine for the treatment of social phobia (social anxiety disorder). METHOD In a 12-week multicenter, double-blind,Expand
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