Talking to Your Doctor About Panic Disorder
by Michael Jubinville, MPH
You have your own health past. Talk with your doctor about your risk factors and background with panic disorder. Talking openly and often with your doctor will let you have an active role in your care.
General Tips for Gathering Information
Here are some tips that will make it easier for you to talk to your doctor:
Specific Questions to Ask Your Doctor
About Panic Disorder
About Treatment Options
About Lifestyle Changes
About Your Outlook
Answers to your questions about panic disorder. American Psychological Association website. Available at:
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Panic disorder. EBSCO DynaMed Plus website. Available at: http://www.dynamed.com/topics/dmp~AN~T115030/Panic-disorder. Updated September 21, 2018. Accessed February 22, 2019.
Tips for talking to your doctor. Family Doctor—American Academy of Family Physicians website. Available at: https://familydoctor.org/tips-for-talking-to-your-doctor. Updated January 19, 2018. Accessed February 22, 2019.
Last reviewed December 2018 by EBSCO Medical Review Board Adrian Preda, MD
Last Updated: 2/22/2019
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