Research into OCD

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Current lines of research are centred on:

  • Factors regarding how to improve treatment of the disorder, which entails performing neuroimaging tests, genetic analyses or trying out some new treatments.
  • The study of individual characteristics (genetics, brain function, etc.) of people with OCD to learn which treatments are most effective: psychological or drug therapies.
  • The effectiveness of intensive treatments.

Substantiated information by:

Luisa Lázaro García
Miquel Àngel Fullana Rivas

Published: 7 February 2019
Updated: 7 February 2019

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