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848 Possible Causes for Death Anxiety

  • Panic Attacks

    Types of Anxiety Disorders: Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) is characterized by chronic and exaggerated worry and tension, much more than the typical anxiety that most[] In as many as half of patients that go on to be diagnosed with the disease, symptoms of depression and anxiety precede knowledge of the diagnosis.[] Maybe the parents were themselves anxious and over protective, perhaps in response to their own anxiety disorder.[]

  • Anxiety Disorder

    Yusuf Sarıkaya and Mustafa Baloğlu, The development and psychometric properties of the Turkish death anxiety scale (TDAS), Death Studies, 40, 7, (419), (2016).[] Traumatic experiences , such as abuse, neglect, chaotic environments, the death of a loved one, divorce, changing jobs or schools, may trigger generalized anxiety disorder[] GAD was highly correlated with acute anxiety (p   0.004) and fear of death (p   0.005).[]

  • Pulmonary Edema

    It is usually accompanied by respiratory distress , coughing up blood , sweating , anxiety and pale skin.[] As a result, the ability of the lungs to expand and to transfer oxygen and carbon dioxide is slowly compromised, leading to hypoxia , coma and death.[]

  • Acute Myocardial Infarction

    GAD was highly correlated with acute anxiety (p   0.004) and fear of death (p   0.005).[] The patients are suffering from severe chest pain, anxiety and often shortness of breath.[] […] is a moderate but independent risk factor for incident ischemic heart disease and cardiac death in both men and women, although individual study results are heterogeneous[]

  • Myocardial Infarction

    As missed ACS may lead to an acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and/or potentially preventable death or disability, clinicians have a low threshold to hospitalize patients[] Together, these continued challenges place individuals with these diseases at an increased risk of further cardiac illness and death.[] This results in increased psychological morbidity for patients - including anxiety and depression - and hospital overcrowding, increased false positive test results, unnecessary[]

  • Severe Depressive Episode

    […] restlessness may be seen Slowed thinking, speaking or body movements Fixations on past failure Difficulty in making decisions or concentrating on tasks Constant thoughts of death[] , panic attacks, or psychotic features such as hallucinations or delusions, or has thoughts of death or harming others.[] Associated problems, such as anxiety symptoms and substance misuse, may cause further disability.[]

  • Pulmonary Embolism

    […] embolism may lead to sudden death.[] Symptoms of pulmonary embolism include: chest pain, shortness of breath, a cough that sometimes produces bloody sputum fast heart rate anxiety If not treated promptly, pulmonary[]

  • Preeclampsia

    To develop a practical evidence based list of clinical risk factors that can be assessed by a clinician at 16 weeks' gestation to estimate a woman's risk of pre-eclampsia. Systematic review and meta-analysis of cohort studies. PubMed and Embase databases, 2000-15. Cohort studies with 1000 participants that evaluated[…][]

  • Acute Massive Pulmonary Embolism

    OBJECTIVE: Comparison between surgical embolectomy and thrombolytic therapy in patients suffering from acute massive pulmonary embolism (AMPE). BACKGROUND: Prompt treatment of AMPE is necessary, although optimal management is a matter of debate. METHODS: Patients with AMPE were assigned to either thrombolytic[…][]

  • Anaphylaxis

    Death is the result of such a catastrophic 'systems failure'. Confusion, agitation, anxiety and loss of consciousness. These symptoms soon follow.[]

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