Cigarette smoking in obsessive-compulsive disorder and unaffected parents of OCD patients.

  title={Cigarette smoking in obsessive-compulsive disorder and unaffected parents of OCD patients.},
  author={Amitai Abramovitch and Diego A. Pizzagalli and Daniel A. Geller and Lillian Reuman and Sabine Wilhelm},
  journal={European psychiatry : the journal of the Association of European Psychiatrists},
  volume={30 1},
BACKGROUND Cigarette smoking is more prevalent among individuals with psychiatric disorders than the general population. Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) may be an intriguing exception, although no recent study has investigated this hypothesis in OCD patients. Moreover, it is unknown whether reduced smoking rates are present in unaffected first-degree relatives of OCD patients. METHODS We assessed smoking prevalence in adults with OCD and unaffected parents of youth with OCD (PYOCD). To… CONTINUE READING
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