Probabilistic reasoning in obsessive-compulsive and delusional disorders.

@article{Fear1997ProbabilisticRI,
  title={Probabilistic reasoning in obsessive-compulsive and delusional disorders.},
  author={Christopher F Fear and David Healy},
  journal={Psychological medicine},
  year={1997},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={199-208}
}
BACKGROUND Delusional disorder (DD) and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) have been investigated in previous studies using probabilistic reasoning paradigms and abnormalities in each group have been reported. No study to date has compared results between these groups. This study compares patients with these disorders with those who have both phenomena. METHODS Thirty subjects with DD, 29 with OCD and 16 with obsessive and delusional features were compared with 30 normal controls in a study… CONTINUE READING

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