Anxiety in Parkinson's Disease

Tatyana Simuni, Hubert H. Fernandez

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Scopus citations


Anxiety is a common neuropsychiatric manifestation of PD that has a significant impact on disease-related QOL. There is a remarkable paucity of organized data on the choice of pharmacological management of anxiety in PD. Well-designed studies are necessary. However, based on clinical experience, the agents that are effective in management of the primary anxiety disorders also appear to be efficacious in PD-related anxiety.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationParkinson's Disease and Nonmotor Dysfunction
PublisherHumana Press Inc
Number of pages13
ISBN (Print)9781607614289
StatePublished - Jan 1 2013

Publication series

NameCurrent Clinical Neurology
ISSN (Print)1559-0585


  • Agoraphobia
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Anxiety disorders in PD
  • Anxiety status inventory
  • Beck anxiety inventory
  • Hamilton anxiety rating scale
  • Hospital anxiety and depression scale
  • Spielberger state trait anxiety inventory
  • Zung self-rating anxiety scale

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology


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