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Behavioral Neurobiology of Anxiety and Its Treatment

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    Chapter 1 Pharmacotherapy of Social Anxiety Disorder
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    Chapter 2 Pharmacological treatment of generalized anxiety disorder.
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    Chapter 3 Antidepressant Treatment in Anxiety Disorders
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    Chapter 4 Anxiety disorders diagnosis: some history and controversies.
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    Chapter 5 Functional neuroanatomy of anxiety: a neural circuit perspective.
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    Chapter 6 Genetics
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    Chapter 7 Neuroanatomy of Anxiety
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    Chapter 8 The Pharmacology of Anxiety
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    Chapter 9 Epidemiology of Anxiety Disorders
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    Chapter 10 Pharmacological Enhancement of Behavioral Therapy: Focus on Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
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    Chapter 11 Behavioral Correlates of Anxiety
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    Chapter 12 Pharmacological Treatment of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
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    Chapter 13 Stress and the Neuroendocrinology of Anxiety Disorders
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    Chapter 14 Developing Small Molecule Nonpeptidergic Drugs for the Treatment of Anxiety Disorders: Is the Challenge Still Ahead?
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    Chapter 15 Pharmacotherapy of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
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    Chapter 16 Cannabinoids and anxiety.
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    Chapter 17 Animal Models of Anxiety and Anxiolytic Drug Action
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    Chapter 30 GABA A Receptor α2/α3 Subtype-Selective Modulators as Potential Nonsedating Anxiolytics
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    Chapter 31 Genetic Approaches to Modeling Anxiety in Animals
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    Chapter 32 Comorbidity in Anxiety Disorders
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    Chapter 33 Challenging Anxiety: A Focus on the Specificity of Respiratory Symptoms
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    Chapter 35 Pharmacologic Treatment of Panic Disorder
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    Chapter 36 Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors: Their Therapeutic Potential in Anxiety
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Chapter title
Functional neuroanatomy of anxiety: a neural circuit perspective.
Chapter number 5
Book title
Behavioral Neurobiology of Anxiety and Its Treatment
Published in
Current topics in behavioral neurosciences, February 2011
DOI 10.1007/7854_2009_5
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Book ISBNs
978-3-64-202911-0, 978-3-64-202912-7
Authors

Etkin A, Etkin, Amit, Amit Etkin

Abstract

Anxiety is a commonly experienced subjective state that can have both adaptive and maladaptive properties. Clinical disorders of anxiety are likewise also common, and range widely in their symptomatology and consequences for the individual. Cognitive neuroscience has provided an increasingly sophisticated understanding of the processes underlying normal human emotion, and its disruption or dysregulation in clinical anxiety disorders. In this chapter, I review functional neuroimaging studies of emotion in healthy and anxiety-disordered populations. A limbic-medial prefrontal circuit is emphasized and an information processing model is proposed for the processing of negative emotion. Data on negative emotion processing in a variety of anxiety disorders are presented and integrated within an understanding of the functions of elements within the limbic-medial prefrontal circuit. These data suggest that anxiety disorders may be usefully conceptualized as differentially affecting emotional reactivity and regulatory processes--functions that involve different neurobiological mechanisms. While the neural bases of several anxiety disorders are increasingly better understood, advances have lagged significantly behind in others. Nonetheless, the conceptual framework provided by convergent findings in studies of emotional processing in normative and anxiety-disordered populations promises to yield continued insights and nuances, and will likely provide useful information in the search for etiology and novel treatments.

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Country Count As %
United States 4 1%
Germany 3 1%
Netherlands 3 1%
Spain 2 <1%
Brazil 1 <1%
Austria 1 <1%
France 1 <1%
South Africa 1 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Other 5 2%
Unknown 249 92%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 54 20%
Researcher 37 14%
Student > Bachelor 32 12%
Student > Master 32 12%
Student > Doctoral Student 29 11%
Other 71 26%
Unknown 16 6%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Psychology 102 38%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 42 15%
Medicine and Dentistry 40 15%
Neuroscience 33 12%
Social Sciences 6 2%
Other 17 6%
Unknown 31 11%

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