Biological Treatment of Phobic Disorder

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1. What did Hildago et al find?

  • Bzs are more effective in treating phobic disorders than placebos
  • Bzs are more effective in treating phobic disorders than antidepressants
  • MAOIs are more effective in treating phobic disorders than placebos
  • Those with a severe phobic disorder with an anxiety rating of 22.5 who had psychosurgery anxiety rating went down to 4.6
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2. Side effects of Bzs

  • Long term memory problems, more aggressive, blurred vision, insomnia and dizziness
  • Long term memory problems, more aggressive and very addictive
  • Drowsiness, blurred vision, insomnia and dizziness
  • Drowsiness, more aggressive and very addictive

3. Which study found that Benzodiazepines treats phobic disorders more effectively than placebos?

  • Kahn et al.
  • Kenner
  • Liebowitz et al.
  • Hildago et al.

4. Side effects of MAOIs

  • Drowsiness, more aggressive and very addictive
  • Drowsiness, blurred vision, insomnia and dizziness
  • Long term memory problems, more aggressive and very addictive
  • Long term memory problems, more aggressive, blurred vision, insomnia and dizziness

5. What were the findings of Kenner?

  • MAOIs are more effective in treating phobic disorders than placebos
  • 55% recovery rate in drugs alone and 85% recovery rate in drugs and CBT in treating phobic disorder
  • Bzs are more effective in treating phobic disorders than placebos
  • Bzs are more effective in treating phobic disorders than antidepressants

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