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Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Known as: Obsessive-Compulsive Neuroses, OBSESSIVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION, Obsessive compulsive disorder 
An anxiety disorder characterized by recurrent, persistent obsessions or compulsions. Obsessions are the intrusive ideas, thoughts, or images that… 
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2010
Review
2010
Despite significant advances in the study of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), important questions remain about the disorder's… 
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
This article reports on the development of a revised version of the Obsessive-Compulsive Inventory (OCI; E. B. Foa, M. J. Kozak… 
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Review
1997
Review
1997
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the reliability and validity of a semistructured measure of obsessive-compulsive symptom severity in… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
We examined the construction of the Yale-Brown Obsessive-Compulsive Scale (Y-BOCS) and performance of subscale items based on… 
Review
1993
Review
1993
This paper presents a biopsychological theory of drug addiction, the 'Incentive-Sensitization Theory'. The theory addresses three… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
We used positron emission tomography to investigate local cerebral metabolic rates for glucose (LCMRG1c) in patients with… 
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale was designed to remedy the problems of existing rating scales by providing a specific… 
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The development design and reliability of the Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale have been described elsewhere. We focused on… 
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The prevalence of obsessive-compulsive disorder was measured in five US communities among more than 18,500 persons in residential… 
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
  • M. Jenike
  • Comprehensive psychiatry
  • 1983
  • Corpus ID: 1131567
Abstract Centuries ago, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) was considered the result of possession by outside forces and was… 
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