Impulse control disorders and depression.

  title={Impulse control disorders and depression.},
  author={Michel Lejoyeux and Marie Arbaretaz and Mary McLoughlin and Jean Ad{\`e}s},
  journal={The Journal of nervous and mental disease},
  volume={190 5},
This study assessed the frequency of impulse control disorders (ICDs) and their association with bulimia, compulsive buying, and suicide attempts in a population of depressed inpatients. We investigated ICDs using the Minnesota Impulsive Disorders Interview. Patients answered the Zuckerman Sensation-Seeking Scale and the Barratt Impulsivity Rating Scale. Among the 31 depressed patients who met criteria for ICD (ICD+ group), we found 18 cases of intermittent explosive disorder, three cases of… CONTINUE READING
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