The clinical impact of mood disorder comorbidity on social anxiety disorder

KOYUNCU A., Ertekin E., BINBAY Z., OZYILDIRIM I., Yuksel C., Tukel R.

COMPREHENSIVE PSYCHIATRY, vol.55, no.2, pp.363-369, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 55 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.comppsych.2013.08.016
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.363-369
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


Background: High comorbidity rates of mood disorders have been reported in patients with social anxiety disorder (SAD). Our study aims to identify the frequency of comorbid Axis I disorders in patients with SAD and to investigate the impact of psychiatric comorbidity on SAD.