Increased arterial stiffness parameters in panic disorder patients in long term treatment period

YANARTAŞ Ö. , SÜNBÜL M. , Senkal Z., Durmus E., Kivrak T., Subasi N., ...Daha Fazla

ANNALS OF GENERAL PSYCHIATRY, cilt.15, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier


Background: The relationship between mental stress and cardiovascular disease has been shown in several studies. Panic disorder (PD) is also associated with cardiovascular disease due to increased risk of myocardial infarction. The aim of this study is to evaluate the association between arterial stiffness parameters and depression/anxiety scores in patients with PD.