Anxiety symptoms in epilepsy: Salient issues for future research

@article{Hamid2011AnxietySI,
  title={Anxiety symptoms in epilepsy: Salient issues for future research},
  author={Hamada Hamid and Alan B. Ettinger and Marco Mula},
  journal={Epilepsy & Behavior},
  year={2011},
  volume={22},
  pages={63-68}
}
This paper reviews the distinct symptom profile, epidemiology, pathogenesis, assessment, and treatment of anxiety disorders. It highlights emerging neuroimaging research in mood and anxiety disorders in people with epilepsy. While structural neuroimaging has implicated frontal temporal grey matter structures in mood and anxiety disorders, diffusion tensor imaging and magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) show promise in elucidating white matter changes. In addition, future MRS studies may… CONTINUE READING
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