Quality of life for patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder.

@article{Koran1996QualityOL,
  title={Quality of life for patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder.},
  author={Lorrin Michael Koran and Margo Thienemann and Richard Davenport},
  journal={The American journal of psychiatry},
  year={1996},
  volume={153 6},
  pages={783-8}
}
OBJECTIVE The health-related quality of life of patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder was compared to published norms for the general U.S. population and for patients with either depressive disorders or diabetes. METHOD Sixty medication-free outpatients with moderate to severe obsessive-compulsive disorder were evaluated by using the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-III-R and the Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale. Health-related quality of life was measured with the self-rated… CONTINUE READING
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In mental health domains , after adjustment for differences in gender distribution , quality of life ratings were similar for the patients with obsessive - compulsive disorder and those with depressive disorders .
In mental health domains , after adjustment for differences in gender distribution , quality of life ratings were similar for the patients with obsessive - compulsive disorder and those with depressive disorders .
In mental health domains , after adjustment for differences in gender distribution , quality of life ratings were similar for the patients with obsessive - compulsive disorder and those with depressive disorders .
In mental health domains , after adjustment for differences in gender distribution , quality of life ratings were similar for the patients with obsessive - compulsive disorder and those with depressive disorders .
In mental health domains , after adjustment for differences in gender distribution , quality of life ratings were similar for the patients with obsessive - compulsive disorder and those with depressive disorders .
The more severe the obsessive - compulsive disorder , the lower were the patients ' social functioning scores , even after depression ratings were controlled for ; scores on instrumental role performance did not correlate with severity of obsessive - compulsive disorder .
Sixty medication - free outpatients with moderate to severe obsessive - compulsive disorder were evaluated by using the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM - III - R and the Yale - Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale .
Moderate to severe obsessive - compulsive disorder is associated with impaired social functioning and impaired instrumental role performance , but only impairment in social functioning is linearly related to severity of obsessive - compulsive disorder .
Moderate to severe obsessive - compulsive disorder is associated with impaired social functioning and impaired instrumental role performance , but only impairment in social functioning is linearly related to severity of obsessive - compulsive disorder .
The more severe the obsessive - compulsive disorder , the lower were the patients ' social functioning scores , even after depression ratings were controlled for ; scores on instrumental role performance did not correlate with severity of obsessive - compulsive disorder .
Moderate to severe obsessive - compulsive disorder is associated with impaired social functioning and impaired instrumental role performance , but only impairment in social functioning is linearly related to severity of obsessive - compulsive disorder .
Moderate to severe obsessive - compulsive disorder is associated with impaired social functioning and impaired instrumental role performance , but only impairment in social functioning is linearly related to severity of obsessive - compulsive disorder .
The more severe the obsessive - compulsive disorder , the lower were the patients ' social functioning scores , even after depression ratings were controlled for ; scores on instrumental role performance did not correlate with severity of obsessive - compulsive disorder .
The more severe the obsessive - compulsive disorder , the lower were the patients ' social functioning scores , even after depression ratings were controlled for ; scores on instrumental role performance did not correlate with severity of obsessive - compulsive disorder .
Sixty medication - free outpatients with moderate to severe obsessive - compulsive disorder were evaluated by using the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM - III - R and the Yale - Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale .
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