PDA

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AcronymDefinition
PDAPersonal Digital Assistant (electronic handheld information device)
PDAPublic Display of Affection
PDAPersonal Data Assistant
PDAProgressive Democrats of America
PDAPennsylvania Dental Association
PDAPatent Ductus Arteriosus
PDAPregnancy Discrimination Act
PDAPlace des Arts (Montreal cultural centre)
PDAPinoy Dream Academy (TV show)
PDAPayday Advance Loan
PDAPathological Demand Avoidance (Syndrome)
PDAPolo Democratico Alternativo (Spanish: Alternative Democratic Pole; Colombia)
PDAParenteral Drug Association (now the International Association for Pharmaceutical Science and Technology)
PDAPancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma (cancer)
PDAPotato Dextrose Agar
PDAProperty Damage Appraisers (various locations)
PDAProcess Data Acquisition
PDAPresbyterian Disaster Assistance (religious aid)
PDAPanic Disorder with Agoraphobia
PDAPriority Development Area
PDAPlayers Development Academy (sports; various locations)
PDAPatron-Driven Acquisition (e-book purchasing model; libraries)
PDAProfessional Development Awards (various organizations)
PDAPartito d'Azione (Italian political party)
PDAProject on Defense Alternatives (Cambridge, MA)
PDAPhased Disassembly Array
PDAPartial Dial Abandon
PDAPersonal Delivery Assistant
PDAParameter Data Assembler
PDAPersonal Digital Assistant
PDAPublic Display Assistant
PDAPort Deactivation
PDAPartei Der Arbeit (Suisse Socialist Party)
PDAPennsylvania Department of Agriculture
PDAProfessional Development Activity (various organizations)
PDAProfessional Development Academy (various locations)
PDAPainting and Decorating Association (Warwickshire, UK)
PDAPreliminary Damage Assessment (American Red Cross; aka Windshield Survey)
PDAPolicy Development and Advocacy (various organizations)
PDAPortable Digital Assistant
PDAProtected Disclosures Act (New Zealand)
PDAPile Driving Analyzer
PDAPhoto-Diode Array
PDAPosterior Descending Artery
PDAProfessional Development Assignment (higher education)
PDAPast Doctor Adventure (Doctor Who novel)
PDAPhase Doppler Anemometry
PDAPublic Disclosure Act (various locations)
PDAPush-Down Automata (theory of computation)
PDAProduct Development Associates (various locations)
PDAPersistent Ductus Arteriosus (cardiology)
PDAPrivate Detective Agency (various locations)
PDAPretty Damn Amazing
PDAProgram for Deaf Adults (New York)
PDAPublic Development Authority
PDAPhilippine Dental Association
PDAProject Development Agreement
PDAPersonal Development Activity
PDAProbabilistic Data Association (algorithm for detecting radar target in clutter)
PDAP-Day
PDAPublic Defender Agency (Alaska)
PDAProbabilistic Data Association
PDAProforma Disbursement Account (shipping)
PDAPhysical Disability Agency
PDAProduction Data Acquisition
PDAPayroll Deduction Authorization (various organizations)
PDAPartial Discharge Analyzer (various companies)
PDAPower Distribution Assembly (Canadian, Australian and New Zealand Armies)
PDAPole Dance America
PDAProgressive Democratic Alliance (British Columbia)
PDAProperty Damage Accident
PDAPopulation & Community Development Association
PDAPeople's Democratic Alliance (Sierra Leone)
PDAProduction Design Associates
PDAPueblo Depot Activity (US Army)
PDAParental Discretion Advised
PDAPersonal Data Access
PDAPersonal Database Application
PDAPositive Deviance Approach (behavioral health)
PDAPersonal Display of Affection
PDAPitch Detection Algorithm (digital recording)
PDAProfessional Development Alliance
PDAPotash Development Association (York, UK)
PDAPreference Disaggregation Approach (decision theory)
PDAPersonal Deposit Account
PDAProstate Ductal Adenocarcinoma (rare form of prostate cancer)
PDAProfessional Detective Agency (various locations)
PDAPropane Deasphalting
PDAPhotonic Design Automation
PDAPercent Defective Allowable
PDAPsychopharmacologic Drugs Advisory (US FDA)
PDAPremature Descent Alert (FAA TAWS)
PDAProduction Data Area
PDAPersonal Digital Aide (electronic memo pad)
PDAProject on Death in America
PDAParameter Data Area
PDAPhysical Device Address
PDAPretty Damn Arrogant
PDAPredetermined Attendance (UK Fire Service)
PDAPhysical Display of Affection
PDAPrivate Display of Affection
PDAPersonal Delivery Assistant (gaming)
PDAPost-Deflection Acceleration
PDAPost-Delivery Availability
PDAPotential Development Area
PDAPreliminary Design Approval
PDAPhysical Disability Appeal
PDAPrivate Doctors of Australia
PDAPerry Davis Associates
PDAPercentage of Defectives Allowable
PDAPacket Downlink Assignment (GPRS)
PDAPredetermined Arc
PDAPreliminary Design Audit
PDAPhase Doppler Analysis
PDAPreventive Dental Assistant
PDAProgram Decision Authority
PDAPlanning and Decision Aid
PDAPhoton Detector Assembly
PDAPhased Disassembly Array (Homework-PC game)
PDAPressurized Docking Adapter
PDAPhillips, DiPisa and Associates
PDAPreliminary Design Assessment
PDAPreliminary Design Acceptance
PDAPrivate Detectives Association (Massachusetts and New Jersey)
PDAProcurement Defense Agency
PDAProperty Disposal Agent
PDAProgrammable Device Array
PDAProbability Decision Analysis
PDAPrincipal Development Activity/Agency
PDAProfessional Decorative Artisans (Florida)
PDAPerdiemazing (TDY) system
PDAPackaging and Design Association, Europe
PDAPrimary Docking Adapter (International Space Station)
PDAPost-Detection Amplifier
PDAProperty Disposal Account
PDAPolish Diabetes Association
PDAPrioritized Defended Asset
PDAProcedure Departure Authorization
PDAPeriod-Doubling Analysis
PDAPublic Disturbance Agency (gaming)
PDAPhysical Demand Assessment
PDAParticipant-Directed Retirement Account
PDAPrincipal Design Activity
PDAPortfolio Design Analysis
References in periodicals archive ?
Personality disorders co-occurring with panic disorder with agoraphobia.
Panic Disorder with Agoraphobia is an established medical label, ensconced in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) IV-TR (American Psychiatric Association, 2000), which defines a Panic Attack as a discrete period of intense fear or discomfort, in which four or more of a list of symptoms--including choking, dizziness, fear of dying, and depersonalization--develop abruptly and peak within ten minutes.
D was diagnosed with panic disorder with agoraphobia, social anxiety disorder, and major depressive disorder.
Respondents with panic disorder with agoraphobia and generalized anxiety disorder were more likely than those with other mood and anxiety disorders to have a substance use disorder.
Separation anxiety disorder in children has similar clinical features as adults with panic disorder with agoraphobia, such as phobic avoidance, catastrophic interpretations, and panic symptoms.
The book opens with a case study of a forty-year-old woman held captive in her apartment for twenty years; her captors were obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and panic disorder with agoraphobia.
The NIMH panic disorder research program will also explore the effects of interpersonal stress such as marital conflict on panic disorder with agoraphobia and determine if including spouses in the cognitive-behavioral treatment of the condition improves outcome.
Ann's recurrent panic attacks are typical of what, in adults, is termed panic disorder with agoraphobia, a fear of being alone or in public places.
The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorder-IV-TR (DSM-IV-TR) describes panic disorder with agoraphobia (PD/Ag) as the presence of panic attacks (sudden onset of symptoms of apprehension, intense fear or terror accompanied by a feeling of imminent death) and agoraphobia (onset of anxiety or avoidance behavior in places or situations from which it is difficult to escape, or it is impossible to find help if a panic attack occurs) (American Psychiatric Association [APA], 2000).
Table 2 also shows that anxiety disorders such as panic disorder with agoraphobia (current), SAD, OCD (current), PTSD, and GAD correlated with certain quality-of-life scores.
In terms of comorbidity, panic disorder is so closely linked to agoraphobia that the DSM-IV makes a distinction between panic disorder with agoraphobia and panic disorder without agoraphobia.