Muscle tension in generalized anxiety disorder: elevated muscle tonus or agitated movement?

@article{Hazlett1994MuscleTI,
  title={Muscle tension in generalized anxiety disorder: elevated muscle tonus or agitated movement?},
  author={Richard L. Hazlett and D R Mcleod and Rudolf Hoehn-Saric},
  journal={Psychophysiology},
  year={1994},
  volume={31 2},
  pages={189-95}
}
The purpose of this study was to investigate the amplitude characteristics of frontalis and gastrocnemius electromyographic (EMG) activity in clinically anxious and nonanxious populations. Eighteen women with generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) and 19 nonanxious women were compared during baseline, laboratory stressor, and recovery conditions. EMG mean… CONTINUE READING