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Dimensional analysis of burden in family caregivers of patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder
(Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, 2012-08-01) [Artigo]
Aims: Obsessivecompulsive disorder (OCD) also generates emotional burden in the patient's family members, but no study has evaluated the specific dimensions of burden. The objectives were to evaluate the dimensions of the ...
Social phobia in obsessive-compulsive disorder: Prevalence and correlates
(Journal of Affective Disorders, 2012-12-20) [Artigo]
Background: Social Phobia (SP) is an anxiety disorder that frequently co-occurs with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD); however, studies that evaluate clinical factors associated with this specific comorbidity are rare. ...
Towards a post-traumatic subtype of obsessive-compulsive disorder
(Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 2012-03-01) [Artigo]
We evaluated whether traumatic events are associated with a distinctive pattern of socio-demographic and clinical features of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). We compared socio-demographic and clinical features of 106 ...
Emetofobia: revisão crítica sobre um transtorno pouco estudado
(Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria, 2011-01-01) [Artigo]
INTRODUÇÃO: A emetofobia ou fobia de vômitos - que inclui o medo excessivo de vomitar ou de ver outras pessoas vomitando e pode ser desencadeado por estímulos internos e externos - é um transtorno mental complexo e pouco ...
Exaggerating, mislabeling or simulating obsessive-compulsive symptoms: Case reports of patients claiming to have obsessive-compulsive disorder
(Comprehensive Psychiatry, 2014-07-01) [Artigo]
Background: There are no reported cases of factitious or simulated obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). However, over the last years, our clinic has come across a number of individuals that seem to exaggerate, mislabel or ...
Clinical correlates of social adjustment in patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder
(Journal of Psychiatric Research, 2012-10-01) [Artigo]
Background: Patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) frequently show poor social adjustment, which has been associated with OCD severity. Little is known about the effects that age at symptom onset, specific OCD ...
Clinical features of obsessive-compulsive disorder with hoarding symptoms: A multicenter study
(Journal of Psychiatric Research, 2012-06-01) [Artigo]
Background: Factor analyses indicate that hoarding symptoms constitute a distinctive dimension of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), usually associated with higher severity and limited insight. The aim was to compare ...
Clinical features of pure obsessive-compulsive disorder
(Comprehensive Psychiatry, 2013-10-01) [Artigo]
Objective Psychiatric comorbidity is the rule in obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD); however, very few studies have evaluated the clinical characteristics of patients with no co-occurring disorders (non-comorbid or pure ...
Gender differences in obsessive-compulsive disorder: a literature review
(Revista Brasileira de Psiquiatria, 2011-12-01) [Artigo]
INTRODUÇÃO: O transtorno obsessivo-compulsivo (TOC) é um quadro heterogêneo, no qual subtipos têm sido propostos. Estudos anteriores sugerem que gênero desempenha papel relevante na expressão fenotípica. O objetivo foi ...
The Impact of Body Dysmorphic Disorder Comorbidity in Patients with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
(Biological Psychiatry, 2010-05-01) [Artigo]