1996 issue 2

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Volume 5, issue 2

Zespół natręctw

Biological determinants of the obsessive-compulsive syndrome

Janusz Rybakowski2, EWA PILACZYŃSKA1
1. Katedry i Kliniki Psychiatrii AM w Bydgoszczy
2. Kliniki Psychiatrii Dorosłych AM w Poznaniu
Postępy Psychiatrii i Neurologii, 1996, 5, 139-148
Keywords: obsessive-compulsive syndrome, biological factors, pathogenesis, treatment

Abstract

Contemporary diagnostic approaches and epidemiological findings are briefly presented, and new research results are reported concerning biological determinants of the obsessive-compulsive disorder as well as attempts at treatment of this condition. (Ed.)

Address for correspondence:
Dr Ewa Pilaczyńska, Katedra i Klinika Psychiatrii AM,
ul. Kurpińskiego 19,85-096 Bydgoszcz