Obsessive-Compulsive Spectrum Disorders

Obsessive-Compulsive Spectrum Disorders

June 2010 – Vol 12 – No. 2

State of the art

Obsessive-compulsive disorder and its related disorders: a reappraisal of obsessive-compulsive spectrum concepts
Dennis L. Murphy, MD; Kiara R. Timpano, PhD; Michael G. Wheaton, MD; Benjamin D. Greenberg, PhD; Euripedes C. Miguel, MD, PhD

Translational research

The genetics of obsessive-compulsive disorder: a review
David L. Pauls, PhD

Translational research

Translational neuroimaging research in pediatric obsessive-compulsive disorder
Frank P. Mac Master, PhD

Clinical research

Pathological gambling and compulsive buying: do they fall within an obsessive-compulsive spectrum?
Donald W. Black, MD; Martha Shaw, BA; Nancee Blum, MSW

Drug treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder
Michael Kellner , MD, PhD

Cognitive behavioral therapy of obsessive-compulsive disorder
Edna B. Foa, PhD

How to treat the untreated: effectiveness of a self-help metacognitive training program (myMCT) for obsessive-compulsive disorder
Steffen Moritz, PhD; Lena Jelinek, PhD; Marit Hauschildt, MASc; Dieter Naber, MD

Body dysmorphic disorder
Andri S. Bjornsson, PhD; Elizabeth R. Didie, PhD; Katharine A. Phillips, MD

Compulsive hoarding: current controversies and new directions
Jessica R. Grisham, PhD; Melissa M. Norberg, PhD

Epilepsy and obsessive-compulsive disorder
Peter W. Kaplan, MB

Brief report

Superstitiousness in obsessive-compulsive disorder
Peter Brugger, PhD; Isabelle Viaud-Delmon, PhD

Free paper

SPECT assessment of brain activation induced by caffeine: no effect on areas involved in dependence
Astrid Nehlig, PhD; Jean-Paul Armspach, PhD; Izzie J. Namer, MD