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Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

The Old and the New Problems

Edited by Vladimir V. Kalinin

Moscow Regional Psychiatry Hospital No.5

Although Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) has been known since the ancient times, the exact etiology and pathogenesis of OCD unfortunately still remain unknown. In addition, the therapeutic approaches elaborated for the treatment of OCD as a whole are not perfect, and this disorder as a rule is characterized by unfavorable course and lack of full therapeutic response. In the current book some modern data on pathogenesis, phenomenology and treatment of OCD are presented. Besides, the data on co-morbidity of OCD with other neurological and psychiatric disorders are also included. This book is intended for broad circle of readers, but mostly for psychiatrists, psychologists and neurologists.

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Obsessive-Compulsive DisorderThe Old and the New ProblemsEdited by Vladimir V. Kalinin

Published: April 3rd 2014

DOI: 10.5772/56999

ISBN: 978-953-51-1238-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7199-7

Copyright year: 2014

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4 Crossref Citations

4 Web of Science Citations

9 Dimensions Citations


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1. Pathophysiology of Obsessive–Compulsive Disorder: Affected Brain Regions and Challenge Towards Discovery of Novel Drug Treatment

By Uday Gaikwad


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2. Cognitive Processes and Biases in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

By Elisa Krackow, Sarah Nunley and Pamela Tessier


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3. The Utility of Electromagnetic Activity Measures in Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Schizophrenia

By Elana Harris and Milena Korostenskaja


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4. Effects of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Symptom Intensity on Brain Electro-Cortical Activity Associated with Emotional Memory

By Marc E. Lavoie, Geneviève Sauvé, Simon Morand-Beaulieu, Marie- Pierre Charron and Kieron P. O’Connor


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5. Cognitive-Behavior and Narrative Therapy in Obsessive- Compulsive Disorder

By María-José Martín-Vázquez


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6. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

By Zena Al-Sharbati, Marwan Al-Sharbati and Ishita Gupta


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7. Treatment-Resistant Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) – Current Understanding

By Mushtaq A. Margoob, Rajesh Chandel, Huda Mushtaq and Dhuha Mushtaq


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8. Neurobiological and Personality Risk Factors for Development of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder in Patients with Epilepsy

By Vladimir V. Kalinin, Anna A. Zemlyanaya, Elena V. Zheleznova and Lyudmila V. Sokolova


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