acrophobia

Known as: fear of heights, HEIGHT FEAR, fear of high places 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2008
2008
rational, logical, and linear. In contrast, the right hemisphere is thought to be better equipped to handle spatial and musical… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Acrophobia (fear of heights) may be related to a high degree of height vertigo caused by visual dependence… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Traditional pharmacological approaches to treating psychiatric disorders focus on correcting presumed biochemical… (More)
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2004
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2004
In this study the effects of virtual reality exposure therapy (VRET) were investigated in patients with acrophobia. Feelings of… (More)
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2002
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2002
The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effectiveness of low-budget virtual reality (VR) exposure versus exposure in… (More)
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2002
2002
Virtual reality therapy (VRT), based on this sophisticated technology, has been used in the treatment of subjects diagnosed with… (More)
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2001
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2001
The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effectiveness of low-budget virtual reality exposure versus exposure in vivo in… (More)
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1999
1999
According to the DSM-IV (American Psychiatric Association, 1995), simple phobias consist of persistent fear of a circumscribed… (More)
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1995
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1995
OBJECTIVE The authors' goal was to examine the efficacy of computer-generated (virtual reality) graded exposure in the treatment… (More)
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1995
1995
Differences between phobic and normal subject perceptions of danger were examined. Fifty-nine height phobic patients and a… (More)
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