Psychological treatments versus treatment as usual for obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD).

  title={Psychological treatments versus treatment as usual for obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD).},
  author={Isabela Ambr{\'o}sio Gava and Corrado Barbui and Eugenio Aguglia and Davide Carlino and Rachel Churchill and Maurizio De Vanna and Hugh McGuire},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
BACKGROUND Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is a chronic anxiety disorder associated with significant morbidity, social impairment and lower quality of life. Psychological treatments are a frequently used approach for OCD. OBJECTIVES To perform a systematic review of randomised trials of psychological treatments for obsessive compulsive disorder in comparison with treatment as usual. SEARCH STRATEGY We conducted an electronic search of CCDANCTR-Studies (31/10/2006), and other databases… CONTINUE READING


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