The neuropsychology of obsessive-compulsive personality disorder: a new analysis

  title={The neuropsychology of obsessive-compulsive personality disorder: a new analysis},
  author={Naomi Anne Fineberg and Grace Alice Day and Nica de Koenigswarter and Samar Reghunandanan and Sangeetha Kolli and Kiri Jefferies-Sewell and Georgi Hranov and Keith R. Laws},
  journal={CNS Spectrums},
  pages={490 - 499}
Background Obsessive compulsive personality disorder (OCPD) is characterized by perfectionism, need for control, and cognitive rigidity. Currently, little neuropsychological data exist on this condition, though emerging evidence does suggest that disorders marked by compulsivity, including obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), are associated with impairment in cognitive flexibility and executive planning on neurocognitive tasks. Aim The current study investigated the neurocognitive profile in a… 

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