Generalised anxiety disorder

@article{Tyrer2006GeneralisedAD,
  title={Generalised anxiety disorder},
  author={Peter Tyrer and David S. Baldwin},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2006},
  volume={368},
  pages={2156-2166}
}

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