ERIC Number: EJ269553
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Analysis and Management of Geriatric Anxiety.
Sallis, James F.; Lichstein, Kenneth L.
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, v15 n3 p197-211 1982
Reviews the prevalence, negative health implications, and clinical management of geriatric anxiety. Proposes an interactive model of geriatric anxiety whereby physical disease and anxiety processes enter into reciprocal stimulation as a function of diminished capacity to withstand stress and hypervigilance of stress symptomatology. Outlines potentially useful psychological treatments. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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