Obsessive compulsive symptoms in the psychosis prodrome: correlates of clinical and functional outcome.

TitleObsessive compulsive symptoms in the psychosis prodrome: correlates of clinical and functional outcome.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsNiendam, TA, Berzak J, Cannon TD, Bearden CE
JournalSchizophrenia research
Volume108
Issue1-3
Pagination170-5
Date Published2009 Mar
ISSN0920-9964
KeywordsAdolescent, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Humans, Interview, Psychological, Male, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Prevalence, Psychiatric Status Rating Scales, Psychotic Disorders, Young Adult
Abstract

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a common co-morbid condition in schizophrenia, associated with poor prognosis. However, the prevalence of obsessive compulsive symptomatology (OCS) and its relationship to outcome has not been evaluated in adolescents at ultra high-risk for psychosis (UHR).

DOI10.1111/j.1751-7893.2008.00088.x
Alternate JournalSchizophr. Res.