The translational neural circuitry of anxiety

@article{Robinson2019TheTN,
  title={The translational neural circuitry of anxiety},
  author={Oliver J. Robinson and Alexandra C. Pike and Brian R. Cornwell and Christian Grillon},
  journal={Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry},
  year={2019},
  volume={90},
  pages={1353 - 1360}
}
Anxiety is an adaptive response that promotes harm avoidance, but at the same time excessive anxiety constitutes the most common psychiatric complaint. Moreover, current treatments for anxiety—both psychological and pharmacological—hover at around 50% recovery rates. Improving treatment outcomes is nevertheless difficult, in part because contemporary interventions were developed without an understanding of the underlying neurobiological mechanisms that they modulate. Recent advances in… 
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