Published in Law and Health Weekly, October 23rd, 2004
Scientists writing in the Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings report, "Panic disorder (PD) is associated with the rapid onset of fear-related symptomatology, often somatic in nature. As a result, individuals with the disorder often fear that they are experiencing a life-threatening emergency and present in hospital emergency departments (EDs)."
K.W. Harvison and colleagues of the University Louisville noted, "As the operating heuristics of EDs are geared toward...
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