Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Towards a Diagnosis by Etiology

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This chapter contains sections titled: Introduction Prevalence Demographic Features Nosology and Classification Course Comorbidity Transcultural Aspects of the Diagnosis of OCD Differential Diagnosis Assessment Tools Biological Aspects in Diagnosis Summary References This chapter also contains the following commentaries: Obsessive-compulsive Disorder: Towards a Diagnosis by Etiology. Authored by Gerald Nestadt Assessment and Management of Obsessive-compulsive Disorder. Authored by Albert Rothenberg Subtypes of Obsessive-compulsive Disorder? Authored by Mark A. Riddle Dissecting Obsessive-compulsive Disorder into Subtypes. Authored by Marcelo L. Berthier The Diagnosis of Obsessive-compulsive Disorder and Its Subtypes. Authored by Euripedes Constantino Miguel and Ana Gabriela Hounie Obsessive-compulsive Symptoms: Implications for Treatment. Authored by Luigi Ravizza, Umberto Albert, Giuseppe Maina and Filippo Bogetto Insight and Psychological Aspects of Obsessive-compulsive Disorder. Authored by Yiannis G. Papakostas and George N. Christodoulou The Role of Overvalued Ideas and Biological Markers in the Diagnosis of Obsessive-compulsive Disorder. Authored by Fugen Neziroglu Research on Diagnosis of Obsessive-compulsive Disorder in Latin America. Authored by Humberto Nicolini

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationObsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Subtitle of host publicationSecond Edition
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9780470861653
ISBN (Print)9780470849668
StatePublished - Jan 1 2003

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychology(all)


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