- Prevalence and correlates of agoraphobia in older adultsLaura McCabe
Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto Ontario, Canada
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:515-22. 2006..However, little is known about the nature of this disorder in the elderly population. The purpose of this study was to identify risk factors, illness characteristics, and comorbidity of agoraphobia in the elderly...
- Epidemiology of social phobia in later lifeJohn Cairney
Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:224-33. 2007..Although anxiety disorders, including social phobia (SP), are common among older adults, very little is known about the epidemiology of SP in later life...
- Panic disorder in later life: results from a national survey of CanadiansLaurie M Corna
Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada
Int Psychogeriatr 19:1084-96. 2007..To address this gap, we examined the prevalence, risk markers, and comorbidity of panic disorder defined using DSM-IV criteria among older adults...
- Residential crisis units. Are we missing out on a good idea?Laura McCabe
University of Toronto, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre
Can J Commun Ment Health 23:65-74. 2004..Using two crisis units as case examples as well as key informant interviews, this paper explores factors affecting the lack of dissemination and potential barriers to the growth of the RCU model...