Table 1

Panic disorder symptom dynamics from pre-treatment to post-treatment

AliceBob
Pre-treatmentPost-treatmentPre-treatmentPost-treatment
Avoidance behaviour
 Mean0.440.022.530.56
 Variance2.160.0211.594.04
 MSSD3.060.0514.215.00
 Autocorrelation0.27−0.030.370.29
Escape behaviour
 Mean0.190.142.121.85
 Variance0.800.4512.678.68
 MSSD0.960.6424.4419.37
 Autocorrelation0.360.070.05−0.07
Panic-related cognitions
 Mean1.720.674.714.02
 Variance5.651.497.453.05
 MSSD9.692.219.055.59
 Autocorrelation0.170.220.380.08
Feelings of anxiety/panic
 Mean2.971.543.593.39
 Variance2.651.795.723.28
 MSSD3.582.816.635.98
 Autocorrelation0.350.170.450.09
Physical symptoms
 Mean2.161.124.124.37
 Variance3.351.384.833.13
 MSSD5.732.074.755.45
 Autocorrelation0.170.200.540.18
  • MSSD, mean square of successive differences.