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Cognitive factors in panic attacks: Symptom probability and sensitivity

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Psychological models of panic disorder propose that panic attacks result from the patient's fear response to certain body sensations. In the present study, we assessed three aspects of the fear of body sensations: subjective symptom probability, symptom sensitivity, and perceived coping ability (Symptom Probability and Cost Questionnaire, SPCQ). One-hundred-and-ten patients with panic disorder (88 with current panic attacks, 22 in remission), 81 infrequent panickers, 37 patients with other an...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
Journal:
Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy: An International Quarterly
Volume:
5
Issue:
3
Pages:
157-173
Publication date:
1991-01-01
ISSN:
0889-8391
Source identifiers:
311253
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:311253
UUID:
uuid:614325ef-e615-4f90-82d7-ea3cfb148b35
Local pid:
pubs:311253
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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