Clinical and theoretical implications of a possible link between obsessive-compulsive and impulse control disorders
Studies examining the phenomenology, comorbidity, treatment response, family history, and biology of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) were compared with similar studies of DSM-III-R impulse…
Firesetting in the adult psychiatric population.
- Psychology, MedicineHospital & community psychiatry
The author presents six case examples that illustrate the association of firesetting behavior with schizophrenic, affective, and personality disorders as well as with alcohol abuse and mental retardation.
A historical appraisal of America's experience with "pyromania"--a diagnosis in search of a disorder.
- PsychologyInternational journal of law and psychiatry
Investigation of Arson--A Selected Bibliography