Diversity of effective treatments of panic attacks: what do they have in common?

@article{Roth2010DiversityOE,
  title={Diversity of effective treatments of panic attacks: what do they have in common?},
  author={Walton T. Roth},
  journal={Depression and Anxiety},
  year={2010},
  volume={27}
}
  • W. Roth
  • Published 1 January 2010
  • Psychology
  • Depression and Anxiety
By comparing efficacious psychological therapies of different kinds, inferences about common effective treatment mechanisms can be made. We selected six therapies for review on the basis of the diversity of their theoretical rationales and evidence for superior efficacy: psychoanalytic psychotherapy, hypercapnic breathing training, hypocapnic breathing training, reprocessing with and without eye‐movement desensitization, muscle relaxation, and cognitive behavior therapy. The likely common… 
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