Journal article icon

Journal article

Specific phobias in older adults: characteristics and differential diagnosis.

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: Differential diagnosis implies identifying shared and divergent characteristics between clinical states. Clinical work with older adults demands not only the knowledge of nosological features associated with differential diagnosis, but also recognition of idiosyncratic factors associated with this population. Several factors can interfere with an accurate diagnosis of specific phobia in older cohorts. The goal of this paper is to review criteria for specific phobia and its differ...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1017/s1041610210000505

Authors


Expand authors...
Journal:
International psychogeriatrics / IPA
Volume:
22
Issue:
5
Pages:
702-711
Publication date:
2010-08-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1741-203X
ISSN:
1041-6102
URN:
uuid:1caf2087-115a-41ff-ba82-75cdebe4c557
Source identifiers:
244352
Local pid:
pubs:244352

Terms of use


Metrics


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP