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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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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, ...
Prevalence and Correlates of Cognitive Impairment among the Elderly in a General Hospital
(Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders, 2009-01-01) [Artigo]
Aims: To estimate the prevalence and correlates of cognitive impairment (CI) among the elderly in a general hospital. Methods: A cross-sectional study, including 200 Brazilian inpatients aged 60 years or over, using the ...
Body dysmorphic and/or obsessive-compulsive disorder: where do the diagnostic boundaries lie?
(Revista Brasileira de Psiquiatria, 2009-09-01) [Artigo]
Early onset obsessive-compulsive disorder with and without tics
(CNS Spectrums, 2009-11-27) [Artigo]
Introduction: Research suggests that obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is not a unitary entity, but rather a highly heterogeneous condition, with complex and variable clinical manifestations. Objective: The aims of this ...