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Long-term outcomes of obsessive-compulsive disorder in children and adolescents

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Title: Long-term outcomes of obsessive-compulsive disorder in children and adolescents
Authors: Melin, Karin
Issue Date: 7-Feb-2019
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology. Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry
Parts of work: I. Holmgren Melin, K, Skärsäter, I, Mowatt Haugland, B.S, Ivarsson, T. Treatment and 12-month outcome of children and adolescents with obsessive–compulsive disorder: A naturalistic study. Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders. 2015;6:1-6.

II. Melin, K, Skarphedinsson, G, Skärsäter, I, Mowatt Haugland B.S, Ivarsson T. A solid majority remit following evidence-based OCD treatments: a 3-year naturalistic outcome study in pediatric OCD. European Child Adolescent & Psychiatry. 2018;27(10):1373-81

Melin K, Skarphedinsson G, Thomsen PH, Weidle B, Torp NC, Valderhaug R, Højgaard DRMA, Hybel KA, Nissen JB, Jensen S, Dahl K, Skärsäter I, Haugland BS, Ivarsson T. Treatment gains are sustainable in pediatric obsessive-compulsive disorder: Three-year follow-up from the NordLOTS. Manuscript Submitted.
Date of Defence: 2019-03-01
Disputation: Fredagen den 1 mars 2019, kl. 13.00, Hörsal Arvid Carlsson, Academicum, Medicinaregatan 3, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: adolescent
cognitive behavioral therapy
obsessive-compulsive disorder
symptom assessment
Abstract: Aim: The overall aim of this thesis is to investigate the long-term course and outcome of pediatric OCD following evidence-based treatment of pediatric OCD. Outcome is assessed with regard to severity of OCD symptoms (Studies I-III), psychosocial functioning (Studies I & II), and depressive symptoms (Study II). Method: Studies I and II include the same 109 participants (5-17 years), assessed and treated in Western Sweden, based on the clinical guidelines for OCD and individually adapted for each... more
ISBN: 978-91-7833-281-6 (PDF)
978-91-7833-280-9 (PRINT)
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