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Empirical evidence of the effect of personality pathology on the outcome of panic disorder.

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Summary of "Empirical evidence of the effect of personality pathology on the outcome of panic disorder."

Treatment resistant disorders are a significant clinical problem. Impediments to good outcome need to be identified and addressed. Personality pathology has been hypothesized to be one such factor in panic disorder. There is no consensus as to the effects of personality pathology on the outcome of panic disorder. This study examined empirical evidence. The hypothesis was that personality pathology would cause poorer outcome of panic disorder.

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Name: Journal of psychiatric research
ISSN: 1879-1379
Pages: 42-47

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