Anxiety disorders comorbidity in bipolar disorder patients and quality of life

Toprak E., Yavuz B.

JOURNAL OF MOOD DISORDERS, vol.1, no.2, pp.55-62, 2011 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 1 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.5455/jmood.20110619122123
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF MOOD DISORDERS
  • Page Numbers: pp.55-62


Objective: Most of the previous studies evaluating patients with bipolar disorder showed that anxiety disorder comorbidity affects the appropriate treatment and the course of the disease. The aim of this study is to assess the lifetime and current anxiety disorder comorbidity prevalances and to compare clinical characteristics and quality of life among patients with and without comorbid anxiety disorder.