Introduction. Anxiety: New Treatment Perspectives

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Anxiety disorders are the most common mental illnesses in the United States. Although anxiety disorders are treatable, less than 30% of individuals with these disorders seek treatment.1 The direct and indirect costs of anxiety disorders are considerable, and the level of impairment associated with these disorders is severe, so identification of appropriate treatment options is imperative.​

J Clin Psychiatry 2002;63(suppl 14):3-3