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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Obsessive-compulsive disorder is a severe and disabling clinical condition that usually arises in late adolescence or early… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Obsessive-compulsive disorder is a complex psychiatric disorder characterised by obsessions and/or compulsions. Obsessive… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Endophenotypes (intermediate phenotypes) are objective, heritable, quantitative traits hypothesized to represent genetic risk for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
A functional serotonin transporter promoter polymorphism, HTTLPR, alters the risk of disease as well as brain morphometry and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Evidence suggests that a hyperactive frontal-striatal-thalamic-frontal circuit is associated with the symptoms of obsessive… (More)
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2000
Review
2000
(5) The obsessions and compulsions can go on for hours. For example, a “checker” checks, but cannot be sure and has to check… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
First-degree relatives of probands with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) (n = 32) and psychiatrically normal controls (n = 33… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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