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Affect intensity: association with anxious and fearful responding to bodily sensations.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16464704     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The present investigation evaluated affect intensity in regard to anxious and fearful responding to a voluntary hyperventilation paradigm. Participants were 90 young adults without a history of Axis I psychopathology or nonclinical panic attacks. The incremental validity of affect intensity was examined relative to gender, negative affectivity, anxiety sensitivity, and anticipatory anxiety. As hypothesized, affect intensity significantly and incrementally predicted the perceived intensity of post-challenge panic-relevant physical and cognitive symptoms but not physiological arousal. Findings are discussed in relation to better understanding the role of affect intensity as a potential risk factor for panic-related problems.
Authors:
Anka A Vujanovic; Michael J Zvolensky; Laura E Gibson; Thomas R Lynch; Ellen W Leen-Feldner; Matthew T Feldner; Amit Bernstein
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of anxiety disorders     Volume:  20     ISSN:  0887-6185     ISO Abbreviation:  J Anxiety Disord     Publication Date:  2006  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-02-08     Completed Date:  2006-09-11     Revised Date:  2009-08-12    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8710131     Medline TA:  J Anxiety Disord     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  192-206     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, 2 Colchester Avenue, John Dewey Hall, Burlington, VT 05405-0134, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Affect*
Anxiety Disorders / diagnosis*,  psychology
Arousal
Cognition
Cues
Fear*
Female
Heart Rate
Humans
Hyperventilation / psychology*
Male
Panic Disorder / diagnosis,  psychology
Personality Inventory
Questionnaires
Respiration
Sensation*
Set (Psychology)
Sex Factors
Somatoform Disorders / diagnosis*,  psychology
Grant Support
ID/Acronym/Agency:
1 R21 DA016227-01/DA/NIDA NIH HHS; F31 MH66430-01/MH/NIMH NIH HHS; K32 MH01614/MH/NIMH NIH HHS; R03 DA16307-01/DA/NIDA NIH HHS

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