Body image in social anxiety disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and panic disorder.

@article{Aderka2014BodyII,
  title={Body image in social anxiety disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and panic disorder.},
  author={Idan M. Aderka and Cassidy A Gutner and Amit Lazarov and Haggai Hermesh and Stefan G. Hofmann and Sofi Marom},
  journal={Body image},
  year={2014},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={51-6}
}
Body dysmorphic disorder falls under the category of obsessive-compulsive and related disorders, yet research has suggested it may also be highly associated with social anxiety disorder. The current study examined body image variables among 68 outpatients with primary obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD; n=22), social anxiety disorder (SAD; n=25), and panic disorder (PD; n=21). Participants filled out self-report measures of body image disturbance, attitudes toward one's appearance, and anxiety… CONTINUE READING
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