The epidemiology of panic disorder and agoraphobia in Europe

  title={The epidemiology of panic disorder and agoraphobia in Europe},
  author={R. Goodwin and C. Faravelli and S. Rosi and F. Cosci and H. Wittchen},
  journal={European Neuropsychopharmacology},
  • R. Goodwin, C. Faravelli, +2 authors H. Wittchen
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • European Neuropsychopharmacology
  • A literature search, in addition to expert survey, was performed to estimate the size and burden of panic disorder in the European Union (EU). Epidemiologic data from EU countries were critically reviewed to determine the consistency of prevalence estimates across studies and to identify the most pressing questions for future research. A comprehensive literature search focusing on epidemiological studies in community and clinical settings in European countries since 1980 was conducted (Medline… CONTINUE READING
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