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CC Nov 2014 Generalized anxiety disorder

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List the 4 anxiety disorders that are the most common mental health problems seen in the US? 1) generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) 2) panic disorder 3) obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) 4) posttraumatic distress syndrome (PTSD)
Which of the 4 above is the most frequently seen mental disorder in family med and other primary care specilaities with an estimated prevalence of 3% in the general population and 8% in primary care offices?GAD
GAD is more common in what age group and what gender?younger patients; women
List 4 risk factors for GAD?1) family hx of anxiety disorder 2) increase in personal stress 3)
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