Creating Waves of Awareness
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
Added by Dr Dushyant Kamal Dhari on January 18, 2010 at 9:53am — No Comments
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Anxiety is closely related to depression. In a clinical situation, the symptoms are often difficult to differentiate. In a meta-analysis, the prevalence of anxiety disorder in patients with depression has been estimated at 57 %. A new diagnostic category – ‘mixed anxiety-depression’ is being proposed for further study.
Anxiety far more commonly precedes depression than vice versa and that particular episodes of depression…