Table 79Databases searched and inclusion/exclusion criteria for clinical evidence

Electronic databasesMEDLINE, EMBASE, CINAHL, PsycINFO, Cochrane Library
Date searchedDatabase inception to 09.05.2010 [excluded HTA search results up to the end of 2004]
Study designRCT
Patient populationPeople with a diagnosis of panic disorder with or without agoraphobia according to DSM-III-R or DSM-IV criteria
OutcomesAnxiety (self- and clinician-rated), panic severity (self- and clinician-rated), depression, quality of life, number of panic attacks per week, dropout rate


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