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Randomized, placebo-controlled trial of exposure and ritual prevention, clomipramine, and their combination in the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Intensive exposure and ritual prevention may be superior to clomipramine and, by implication, to monotherapy with the other SRIs and their combination are all efficacious treatments for OCD.
Practice guideline for the treatment of patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder.
- L. Koran, G. Hanna, E. Hollander, G. Nestadt, H. Simpson
- Psychology, MedicineThe American journal of psychiatry
- 1 July 2007
The guideline remains substantially correct and current in its recommendations, and some recommendations are now supported by stronger evidence, and more data is available regarding rates of response to some interventions.
The OCI-R: validation of the subscales in a clinical sample.
Randomized sham-controlled trial of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in treatment-resistant obsessive-compulsive disorder.
- A. Mantovani, H. Simpson, B. Fallon, S. Rossi, S. Lisanby
- PsychologyThe international journal of…
- 1 March 2010
The results of the first randomized sham-controlled trial of SMA stimulation in the treatment of resistant OCD support further investigation into the potential therapeutic applications of rTMS in this disabling condition.
Obsessive–compulsive disorder: a review of the diagnostic criteria and possible subtypes and dimensional specifiers for DSM‐V
A number of changes to the existing diagnostic criteria for OCD are proposed, and these proposed criteria may change as the DSM‐V process progresses.
Repeated Cortico-Striatal Stimulation Generates Persistent OCD-Like Behavior
What Causes Obsessive Compulsive Disorder? Obsessive compulsive disorder is a severe, chronic mental illness that affects millions of individuals. However, the mechanisms underlying this disease are…
Cognitive-behavioral therapy vs risperidone for augmenting serotonin reuptake inhibitors in obsessive-compulsive disorder: a randomized clinical trial.
Adding EX/RP to SRIs was superior to both risperidone and pill placebo in improving insight, functioning, and quality of life in adults with OCD.
A randomized, controlled trial of cognitive-behavioral therapy for augmenting pharmacotherapy in obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Augmentation of SRI pharmacotherapy with exposure and ritual prevention is an effective strategy for reducing OCD symptoms, however, 17 sessions were not sufficient to help most of these patients achieve minimal symptoms.
Rationale for the application of exposure and response prevention to the treatment of anorexia nervosa.
- J. Steinglass, R. Sysko, Deborah R Glasofer, A. Albano, H. Simpson, B. Walsh
- Psychology, MedicineThe International journal of eating disorders
- 2 February 2010
A model of AN is suggested in which baseline anxiety features yield eating related fears, avoidance behaviors, and ritualized safety behaviors that promote the underweight state and the perpetuation of the disorder.
Prevalence and correlates of fire-setting in the United States: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions (NESARC).
- C. Blanco, A. Alegria, D. Hasin
- Medicine, PsychologyThe Journal of clinical psychiatry
- 23 February 2010
The findings suggest that fire-setting may be better understood as a behavioral manifestation of a broader impaired control syndrome and part of the externalizing spectrum.