Mixed anxiety and depression.

  title={Mixed anxiety and depression.},
  author={Wayne J. Katon and Peter P. Roy-Byrne},
  journal={Journal of abnormal psychology},
  volume={100 3},
We review evidence from community, primary care, and psychiatric samples to determine whether there are a group of patients who have mixed symptoms of anxiety and depression that are below diagnostic thresholds for either group of disorders. A review of the data strongly suggests that such a group of patients exists and that, despite lacking sufficient symptoms to meet diagnostic thresholds from the revised 3rd edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (American… CONTINUE READING