Efficacy of treatments for anxiety disorders: a meta-analysis

@article{Bandelow2015EfficacyOT,
  title={Efficacy of treatments for anxiety disorders: a meta-analysis},
  author={B. Bandelow and Markus Reitt and C. R{\"o}ver and Sophie Michaelis and Y. G{\"o}rlich and D. Wedekind},
  journal={International Clinical Psychopharmacology},
  year={2015},
  volume={30},
  pages={183–192}
}
To our knowledge, no previous meta-analysis has attempted to compare the efficacy of pharmacological, psychological and combined treatments for the three main anxiety disorders (panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder and social phobia). Pre–post and treated versus control effect sizes (ES) were calculated for all evaluable randomized-controlled studies (n=234), involving 37 333 patients. Medications were associated with a significantly higher average pre–post ES [Cohen’s d=2.02 (1.90–2.15… Expand
227 Citations
An examination of the anxiolytic effects of exercise for people with anxiety and stress-related disorders: A meta-analysis
  • 174
  • Highly Influenced
Efficacy of group psychotherapy for anxiety disorders: A systematic review and meta-analysis
  • 5
Pregabalin for generalized anxiety disorder: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis
  • 28
Current and Novel Psychopharmacological Drugs for Anxiety Disorders.
  • B. Bandelow
  • Medicine
  • Advances in experimental medicine and biology
  • 2020
  • 5
Efficacy of escitalopram in the treatment of social anxiety disorder: A meta-analysis versus placebo
  • 12
  • PDF
...
1
2
3
4
5
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 37 REFERENCES
Meta-analysis of randomized controlled comparisons of psychopharmacological and psychological treatments for anxiety disorders
  • 118
  • PDF
A meta-analysis of the efficacy of psycho- and pharmacotherapy in panic disorder with and without agoraphobia.
  • Kristin Mitte
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of affective disorders
  • 2005
  • 303
Psychological and Pharmacological Treatments of Social Phobia: A Meta-Analysis
  • 364
Meta-analysis of the placebo response in antidepressant trials.
  • 220
  • PDF
The efficacy of psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy in treating depressive and anxiety disorders: a meta‐analysis of direct comparisons
  • 301
Combined psychotherapy plus antidepressants for panic disorder with or without agoraphobia.
  • 133
Psychodynamic therapy and cognitive-behavioral therapy in social anxiety disorder: a multicenter randomized controlled trial.
  • 175
  • Highly Influential
[Psychodynamic group treatment for generalized social phobia].
  • 45
  • PDF
Pregabalin for the treatment of generalized anxiety disorder: an update
  • 52
  • PDF
...
1
2
3
4
...