Neuropsychological impairment in obsessive-compulsive disorder--improvement over the course of cognitive behavioral treatment.

@article{Kuelz2006NeuropsychologicalII,
  title={Neuropsychological impairment in obsessive-compulsive disorder--improvement over the course of cognitive behavioral treatment.},
  author={Anne Katrin Kuelz and Dieter Riemann and Ulrike Halsband and Kirstin Vielhaber and Josef M. Unterrainer and Andreas Kordon and Ulrich Voderholzer},
  journal={Journal of clinical and experimental neuropsychology},
  year={2006},
  volume={28 8},
  pages={1273-87}
}
A large body of studies demonstrates mild cognitive dysfunction in patients with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). Few trials have investigated whether this dysfunction can be improved by treatment. Thirty unmedicated inpatients with OCD were administered a comprehensive neuropsychological test battery before and after 12 weeks of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT). Thirty-nine carefully matched healthy controls were tested twice within the same interval. At baseline, patients exhibited… CONTINUE READING

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