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Multicentre randomised controlled trial.
Follow up period:
Six weeks (treatment period only).
Seventy six centres (52 primary care centres and 24 psychiatric centres) in five European countries, 1999–2001.
426 adults with DSM-IV generalised anxiety disorder (GAD; diagnosed using the Mini-International Neuropsychiatric Interview) with predominantly symptoms of anxiety rather than depression (Covi Anxiety Scale score ⩾9 and Raskin Depression Scale score ⩽7) and Hamilton Rating Scale for Anxiety (HAM-A) score ⩾20. Main exclusions: current Axis I disorders (except simple phobia, somatisation disorder, dysthymia, or depression not otherwise …
For correspondence: Stuart A Montgomery, MD, PhD, PO Box 8751, London W13 8WH, UK;
Source of funding: Pfizer Inc, New York, NY, USA.