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Comorbidity of obsessive-compulsive disorder and personality disorders. A Brazilian controlled study
The aim of this study was to evaluate the presence of personality disorders (PDs) in 40 patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder (DSM-III-R criteria) from the Medical School of Botucatu (UNESP), Sao Paulo, Brazil. It ...
Early onset obsessive-compulsive disorder with and without tics
Introduction: Research suggests that obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is not a unitary entity, but rather a highly heterogeneous condition, with complex and variable clinical manifestations. Objective: The aims of this ...
Obsessive-compulsive disorder: Influence of age at onset on comorbidity patterns
Purpose: This study investigates the influence of age at onset of OCS on psychiatric comorbidities, and tries to establish a cut-off point for age at onset. Methods: Three hundred and thirty OCD patients were consecutively ...
Association between personality disorder and violent behavior pattern
(ELSEVIER IRELAND LTD, 2008)
Personality disorders are associated with criminality and antisocial and borderline personalities as strong predictors of violence. Nevertheless antisocial patients show more instrumental violence, while borderline patients ...
Eating disorders in patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder: Prevalence and clinical correlates
Objective: The objective is to evaluate the prevalence and associated clinical characteristics of eating disorders (ED) in patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). Method: This is a cross-sectional study comparing ...