Carbon dioxide in the study of panic disorder: issues of definition, methodology, and outcome.

@article{Rassovsky2003CarbonDI,
  title={Carbon dioxide in the study of panic disorder: issues of definition, methodology, and outcome.},
  author={Yuri Rassovsky and Matt Kushner},
  journal={Journal of anxiety disorders},
  year={2003},
  volume={17 1},
  pages={
          1-32
        }
}
The carbon dioxide (CO(2)) challenge paradigm has been useful for modeling panic in the laboratory. While showing promise as a technique able to promote a better understanding of the etiology of panic disorder (PD), this goal has been impeded by the lack of standardization of the challenge methodology and by uncertainty concerning the optimal definition and assessment of laboratory panic. The purpose of this paper is to highlight the impact of method variance on laboratory findings and to… CONTINUE READING

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