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Alcohol use disorders in patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder: The importance of appropriate dual-diagnosis
(Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 2009-02-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To evaluate the prevalence and clinical associated factors of alcohol use disorders (AUD) comorbidity in a large clinical sample of patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD).Methods: A cross-sectional ...
Level of insight and clinical features of obsessive-compulsive disorder with and without body dysmorphic disorder
(CNS Spectrums, 2007-04-01) [Artigo]
Introduction: Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) have several similarities and are included among the obsessive-compulsive spectrum of disorders. However, the content of preoccupations ...
Obsessive-compulsive disorder: Influence of age at onset on comorbidity patterns
(European Psychiatry, 2008-04-01) [Artigo]
Purpose: This study investigates the influence of age at onset of OCS on psychiatric comorbidities, and tries to establish a cut-off point for age at onset. Methods: Three hundred and thirty OCD patients were consecutively ...
Psicoterapia grupal no transtorno obsessivo-compulsivo
(Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria, 2001-12-01) [Artigo]
There are few published papers about group psychotherapy for patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), and usually restricted psychoeducational, support or cognitive-behavioral approaches. This article describes ...
Identification of dementia cases in the community: A Brazilian experience
(Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 2005-10-01) [Artigo]
OBJECTIVES: To describe the application in Brazil of a simple, low-cost procedure, developed in India by the 10/66 Dementia Research Group, for the identification of dementia cases in the community.DESIGN: Community-based ...
Higher prevalence of obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders in rheumatic fever
(General Hospital Psychiatry, 2009-03-01) [Artigo]
Objective: This study aims to compare the prevalence of obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders (OCSD) in psychiatric outpatients with and without a history of rheumatic fever (RF).Methods: An analytical cross-sectional ...
Prevalence and associated factors for suicidal ideation and behaviors in obsessive-compulsive disorder
(European Psychiatry, 2008-04-01) [Resumo]
Loss of vision secondary to obsessive-compulsive disorder: a case report
(General Hospital Psychiatry, 2009-05-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To report a rare case of self-inflicted eye injury secondary to obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD).Method: Case report.Results: A 41 year-old patient had significant bilateral visual loss and blunt trauma through ...
Obsessive-compulsive disorder and personality disorder - Evidence from the British National Survey of Psychiatric Morbidity 2000
(Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 2006-11-01) [Artigo]
Background Previous studies indicate that most individuals with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) have comorbid personality disorders (PDs), particularly from the anxious cluster. However, the nature and strength of this ...
Sex differences in the phenotypic expression of obsessive-compulsive disorder: an exploratory study from Brazil
(Comprehensive Psychiatry, 2009-01-01) [Artigo]
Previous studies have shown differences in clinical features of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) between men and women, including mean age at onset of obsessive-compulsive symptoms (OCS), types of OCS, comorbid disorders, ...