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Psychological therapies for generalised anxiety disorder

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  • Intervention


  • V Hunot,

  • R Churchill,

  • M Silva de Lima,

  • V Teixeira

Dr Vivien Hunot, Senior Research Associate, Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, PO Box 32, De Crespigny Park, London, SE5 8AF, UK.


This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To examine the efficacy and acceptability of psychological therapies in comparison with treatment as usual/standard care/waiting list for patients with generalised anxiety disorder

To examine the effiacy and acceptability of cognitive behavioural therapy in comparison with psychodynamic psychotherapy and supportive therapy, for patients with generalised anxiety disorder