Ministry of Health Clinical Practice Guidelines: Anxiety Disorders.


Journal Article

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has developed the clinical practice guidelines on Anxiety Disorders to provide doctors and patients in Singapore with evidence-based treatment for anxiety disorders. This article reproduces the introduction and executive summary (with recommendations from the guidelines) from the MOH clinical practice guidelines on anxiety disorders, for the information of SMJ readers. Chapters and page numbers mentioned in the reproduced extract refer to the full text of the guidelines, which are available from the Ministry of Health website: The recommendations should be used with reference to the full text of the guidelines. Following this article are multiple choice questions based on the full text of the guidelines.

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Cited Authors

  • Lim, L; Chan, HN; Chew, PH; Chua, SM; Ho, C; Kwek, SKD; Lee, TS; Loh, P; Lum, A; Tan, YHC; Wan, YM; Woo, M; Yap, HL

Published Date

  • June 2015

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 56 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 310 - 316

PubMed ID

  • 26106237

Pubmed Central ID

  • 26106237

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0037-5675

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.11622/smedj.2015088


  • eng