Anxiety Disorders

What is the prevalence of anxiety?
31.2%
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What anxiety disorder causes the most life disruption?
Social anxiety disorder
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About 1 in 3 of those with social anxiety disorder are also diagnosed with...
Avoidant personality disorder
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What is panic disorder?
Frequent panic attacks unrelated to specific situations
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What is agoraphobia?
Anxiety of inability to escape anxiety provoking situations
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What is generalised anxiety disorder?
Excessive worry lasting at least 6 months
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What is the extent of anxiety required for DSM-5 diagnosis?
At least 50% of days about 2 life domains
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What percentage of those with anxiety disorder meet the criteria for another anxiety disorder?
50%
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What percentage of those with an anxiety disorder meet the criteria for another psychological disorder?
75%
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Which is not a factor related to anxiety risks?
Substance abuse
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Which anxiety disorder has the highest heritability?
Panic disorder
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What is the effectiveness of treatment?
70-90%
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