Panic disorder in pregnancy.

  title={Panic disorder in pregnancy.},
  author={Colleen J Northcott and Murray B. Stein},
  journal={The Journal of clinical psychiatry},
  volume={55 12},
BACKGROUND Some reports have suggested that panic disorder may go into remission during pregnancy. The universality of this finding, however, is questionable. In this retrospective survey, we examined the influence of pregnancy on the course of panic disorder in 46 women who developed panic disorder either before, during, or between pregnancies. METHOD A questionnaire inquired about the clinical course of panic disorder before, during, and after each pregnancy. Additional questions were asked… CONTINUE READING