Psychological therapies for the treatment of anxiety disorders in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

  • Protocol
  • Intervention

Authors

  • Zafar A Usmani,

    Corresponding author
    1. The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Adelaide, Australia
    2. The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    • Zafar A Usmani, Department of Respiratory Medicine, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, 4A, Main Building, 28 Woodville Road, Woodville South, Adelaide, SA 5011, Australia. zafar-ahmad.usmani@health.sa.gov.au.

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  • Kristin V Carson,

    1. The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    2. The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Clinical Practice Unit, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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  • Karen Heslop,

    1. Newcastle upon Tyne NHS Hospitals Foundation Trust, Chest Clinic, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear, UK
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  • Adrian J Esterman,

    1. University of South Australia, Division of Health Sciences, Adelaide, Australia
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  • Anthony De Soyza,

    1. Newcastle University, Institute of Cellular Medicine, Newcastle, UK
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  • Brian J Smith

    1. The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Adelaide, Australia
    2. The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
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Abstract

This is a protocol for a Cochrane Review (Intervention). The objectives are as follows:

To assess the effects of psychological therapies for the treatment of anxiety disorders in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.