Cognitive and behavioral therapies alone versus in combination with fluvoxamine in the treatment of obsessive compulsive disorder.

@article{Balkom1998CognitiveAB,
  title={Cognitive and behavioral therapies alone versus in combination with fluvoxamine in the treatment of obsessive compulsive disorder.},
  author={Anton J. L. M. van Balkom and E E M de Haan and Patricia van Oppen and Philip Spinhoven and Kees A L Hoogduin and Richard van Dyck},
  journal={The Journal of nervous and mental disease},
  year={1998},
  volume={186 8},
  pages={492-9}
}
The purpose of this treatment package design study was to investigate the differential efficacy of cognitive therapy or exposure in vivo with response prevention for obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) versus the sequential combination with fluvoxamine. Patients with OCD (N = 117) were randomized to one of the following five conditions: a) cognitive therapy for weeks 1 to 16, b) exposure in vivo with response prevention for weeks 1 to 16, c) fluvoxamine for weeks 1 to 16 plus cognitive therapy… CONTINUE READING

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