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Cognitive Characteristics of PTSD Patients With OCD

This study has been completed.
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Sheba Medical Center Identifier:
First received: February 19, 2006
Last updated: January 31, 2010
Last verified: January 2010

Cognitive profile of patients who suffer both from PTSD and OCD, as compared to those who suffer from PTSD or OCD without other comorbidity.

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Cognitive Characteristics of PTSD Patients With OCD

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Further study details as provided by Sheba Medical Center:

Enrollment: 76
Study Start Date: February 2006
Study Completion Date: August 2006
Patients with diagnosis of PTSD
Patients with diagnosis of OCD
Patients with diagnosis of comorbid PTSD and OCD

Detailed Description:

Demographic data and cognitive data will be compared on PTSD, PTSD-OCD and OCD patients using a battery of computerized cognitive tests


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Eligible patients from each group were invited to participate in the study from the inpatient, outpatient and public clinic populations of the Chaim Sheba Medical Center Psychiatric Division


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients suffer from current PTSD with no other co-morbidity
  • Patients suffer from current OCD with no other co-morbidity
  • Patients suffer from current PTSD and OCD

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients suffer from PTSD and OC symptoms
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00294970

Chaim Sheba Medical Center
Ramat-Gan, Israel, 52621
Sponsors and Collaborators
Sheba Medical Center
Study Director: Joseph Zohar, MD Sheba Medical Center
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Prof. Joseph Zohar, Chaim Sheba Medical Center Identifier: NCT00294970     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SHEBA-05-3918-JZ-CTIL
Study First Received: February 19, 2006
Last Updated: January 31, 2010
Health Authority: Israel: Israeli Health Ministry Pharmaceutical Administration

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Compulsive Personality Disorder
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic
Stress Disorders, Traumatic
Anxiety Disorders
Mental Disorders
Pathologic Processes
Personality Disorders processed this record on November 27, 2014