Early-onset fearful panic attack: a possible prodrome of early-onset severe psychopathology.

@article{Goodwin2002EarlyonsetFP,
  title={Early-onset fearful panic attack: a possible prodrome of early-onset severe psychopathology.},
  author={Renee D Goodwin and Steven P. Hamilton},
  journal={Comprehensive psychiatry},
  year={2002},
  volume={43 1},
  pages={22-7}
}
To determine whether early-onset panic attack (< or =20 years) with fear at onset represents a possible prodrome of early-onset severe psychopathology, we drew data from the National Comorbidity Survey (N = 8,098), a probability sample drawn from respondents age 18 to 54 in the 48 contiguous United States. Multivariate logistic regression analyses were used to determine differences in age of onset of comorbid mental disorders, familial psychopathology, and lethality of suicide attempts between… CONTINUE READING