Panic disorder is an anxiety disorder characterized by episodes of severe and irrational panic, that can often be accompanied by physical symptoms such as: rapid heartbeat, chest or stomach pain, sweating, difficulty breathing, abnormal temperature sensations (like hot/cold), weakness, dizziness, etc.
- Better Health Channel entry on panic attacks
- MedlinePlus entry
- NCBI Bookshelf provides free book resources on this topic.
- PubMed provides review articles from the past five years (limit to free review articles or to systematic reviews)
- The TRIP database provides clinical publications about evidence-based medicine.