"Fear" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The affective response to an actual current external danger which subsides with the elimination of the threatening condition.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Fear".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Fear".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Fear" by people in Profiles.
Poindexter M, Stokes A, Mellman TA. Neighborhood Stress Predicts Fear of Sleep Independently of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. Behav Sleep Med. 2023 Mar-Apr; 21(2):185-192.
Buckner JD, Morris PE, Zvolensky MJ. Social anxiety and risky Marijuana use: The role of underutilization of protective behavioral strategies. Addict Behav. 2021 12; 123:107078.
Trent ES, Viana AG, Raines EM, Conroy HE, Woodward EC, Storch EA, Zvolensky MJ. Fearful Temperament and Child Social Anxiety Symptoms: Clarifying the Influence of Maternal Punitive Responses. Res Child Adolesc Psychopathol. 2022 01; 50(1):63-75.
Gold AK, Hoyt DL, Milligan M, Hiserodt ML, Samora J, Leyro TM, Zvolensky MJ, Otto MW. The role of fear of COVID-19 in motivation to quit smoking and reductions in cigarette smoking: a preliminary investigation of at-risk cigarette smokers. Cogn Behav Ther. 2021 May-Jul; 50(4):295-304.
Warren AM, Zolfaghari K, Fresnedo M, Bennett M, Pogue J, Waddimba A, Zvolensky M, Carlbring P, Powers MB. Anxiety sensitivity, COVID-19 fear, and mental health: results from a United States population sample. Cogn Behav Ther. 2021 05; 50(3):204-216.
Ko?ak O, Ko?ak ?E, Younis MZ. The Psychological Consequences of COVID-19 Fear and the Moderator Effects of Individuals' Underlying Illness and Witnessing Infected Friends and Family. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 02 13; 18(4).
Rogers AH, Garey L, Zvolensky MJ. COVID-19 psychological factors associated with pain status, pain intensity, and pain-related interference. Cogn Behav Ther. 2021 11; 50(6):466-478.
Charles NE, Strong SJ, Burns LC, Bullerjahn MR, Serafine KM. Increased mood disorder symptoms, perceived stress, and alcohol use among college students during the COVID-19 pandemic. Psychiatry Res. 2021 02; 296:113706.
Cardoso JB, Brabeck K, Capps R, Chen T, Giraldo-Santiago N, Huertas A, Mayorga NA. Immigration Enforcement Fear and Anxiety in Latinx High School Students: The Indirect Effect of Perceived Discrimination. J Adolesc Health. 2021 05; 68(5):961-968.
Rogers AH, Shepherd JM, Garey L, Zvolensky MJ. Psychological factors associated with substance use initiation during the COVID-19 pandemic. Psychiatry Res. 2020 11; 293:113407.