Determination of Anxiety Sensitivity and Investigation of its Association with Impulsivity in Adult Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Patients

  title={Determination of Anxiety Sensitivity and Investigation of its Association with Impulsivity in Adult Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Patients},
  author={Eylem {\"O}zten and Ali Evren Tufan and Gul Eryilmaz and Dilara Aloglu and H{\"u}seyin Bulut and G{\"o}kben Hızlı Sayar},
Objectives Anxiety sensitivity (AS) reflects an individual’s belief that anxiety symptoms or arousal may lead to harmful results. In contrast, more impulsive behavior and anxiety disorders comorbidity is observed in adult Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) patients. We aimed to determine AS levels in patients with ADHD and to investigate the relationship between AS and impulsive behavior. Methods The study included 30 patients who were diagnosed with ADHD and 30 healthy… 

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