Anxiety symptoms in allergic patients: identification and risk factors.

@article{Stauder2003AnxietySI,
  title={Anxiety symptoms in allergic patients: identification and risk factors.},
  author={Adrienne Stauder and M{\'o}nika Erika Kov{\'a}cs},
  journal={Psychosomatic medicine},
  year={2003},
  volume={65 5},
  pages={816-23}
}
OBJECTIVES Multiple relationships between anxiety, allergic symptoms, and treatment difficulties have been observed. The aim of the present study was to estimate the prevalence of anxiety disorders in outpatients with various allergic diseases, to identify diagnostic cues or possible risk factors, and to test the usefulness of self-administered questionnaire screening at the allergy clinic. METHODS Six hundred forty-six (646) consecutive patients with rhinoconjunctivitis (59.3%), asthma (26.8… CONTINUE READING