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Do patients with ICD who report anxiety symptoms on Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale suffer from anxiety?

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@article{702a15967ae742e78ccdf4035938fa3a,
title = "Do patients with ICD who report anxiety symptoms on Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale suffer from anxiety?",
abstract = "OBJECTIVES: The objectives were to determine: 1) whether patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) presenting with anxiety symptoms measured on the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) have identifiable anxiety according to the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM disorders (SCID) and 2) the type of anxiety, if any, behind a HADS-A score ≥ 8 in patients with an ICD.METHODS: Patients with an ICD were screened using HADS and patients with a HADS-A score ≥ 8 were invited to participate. A total of 88 patients were included in the study and were interviewed using the SCID instrument to determine anxiety or adjustment disorder.RESULTS: A total of 56{\%} met the criteria for an anxiety diagnosis, 20{\%} for adjustment disorder with anxiety and 8{\%} for adjustment disorder without anxiety. Frequent types of anxiety were panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Furthermore, 24 (28{\%}) had an adjustment disorder.CONCLUSION: A total of 84{\%} meet the criteria for anxiety or adjustment disorder. The most common anxiety diagnoses were panic disorder, GAD and PTSD.",
author = "Berg, {Selina Kikkenborg} and Margrethe Herning and Thygesen, {Lau Caspar} and Cromhout, {Pernille Fevejle} and Wagner, {Mette Kirstine} and Nielsen, {Kim Mechta} and Christensen, {Anne Vinggaard} and Rasmussen, {Trine Bernholdt}",
note = "Copyright {\circledC} 2019. Published by Elsevier Inc.",
year = "2019",
month = "6",
day = "1",
doi = "10.1016/j.jpsychores.2019.03.183",
language = "English",
volume = "121",
pages = "100--104",
journal = "Journal of Psychosomatic Research",
issn = "0022-3999",
publisher = "Elsevier",

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TY - JOUR

T1 - Do patients with ICD who report anxiety symptoms on Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale suffer from anxiety?

AU - Berg, Selina Kikkenborg

AU - Herning, Margrethe

AU - Thygesen, Lau Caspar

AU - Cromhout, Pernille Fevejle

AU - Wagner, Mette Kirstine

AU - Nielsen, Kim Mechta

AU - Christensen, Anne Vinggaard

AU - Rasmussen, Trine Bernholdt

N1 - Copyright © 2019. Published by Elsevier Inc.

PY - 2019/6/1

Y1 - 2019/6/1

N2 - OBJECTIVES: The objectives were to determine: 1) whether patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) presenting with anxiety symptoms measured on the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) have identifiable anxiety according to the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM disorders (SCID) and 2) the type of anxiety, if any, behind a HADS-A score ≥ 8 in patients with an ICD.METHODS: Patients with an ICD were screened using HADS and patients with a HADS-A score ≥ 8 were invited to participate. A total of 88 patients were included in the study and were interviewed using the SCID instrument to determine anxiety or adjustment disorder.RESULTS: A total of 56% met the criteria for an anxiety diagnosis, 20% for adjustment disorder with anxiety and 8% for adjustment disorder without anxiety. Frequent types of anxiety were panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Furthermore, 24 (28%) had an adjustment disorder.CONCLUSION: A total of 84% meet the criteria for anxiety or adjustment disorder. The most common anxiety diagnoses were panic disorder, GAD and PTSD.

AB - OBJECTIVES: The objectives were to determine: 1) whether patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) presenting with anxiety symptoms measured on the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) have identifiable anxiety according to the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM disorders (SCID) and 2) the type of anxiety, if any, behind a HADS-A score ≥ 8 in patients with an ICD.METHODS: Patients with an ICD were screened using HADS and patients with a HADS-A score ≥ 8 were invited to participate. A total of 88 patients were included in the study and were interviewed using the SCID instrument to determine anxiety or adjustment disorder.RESULTS: A total of 56% met the criteria for an anxiety diagnosis, 20% for adjustment disorder with anxiety and 8% for adjustment disorder without anxiety. Frequent types of anxiety were panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Furthermore, 24 (28%) had an adjustment disorder.CONCLUSION: A total of 84% meet the criteria for anxiety or adjustment disorder. The most common anxiety diagnoses were panic disorder, GAD and PTSD.

U2 - 10.1016/j.jpsychores.2019.03.183

DO - 10.1016/j.jpsychores.2019.03.183

M3 - Journal article

VL - 121

SP - 100

EP - 104

JO - Journal of Psychosomatic Research

JF - Journal of Psychosomatic Research

SN - 0022-3999

ER -

ID: 58105449