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Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

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O1ARecurrent concern about germs/wash/dirt for 2+ weeks V04806
O1BRecurrent impulse to re-check things for 2+ weeksV04807
O1CRecurrent impulse to arrange/order things for 2+ weeksV04808
O1DCompulsion to save unneeded things for 2+ weeksV04809
O1ERecurrent disturb sexual/religious thoughts for 2+ weeksV04810
O1FRecurrent unpleasant thought about morality/sin for 2+ weeksV04811
O1GRecurrent concern might do something terrible for 2+ weeksV04812
O1HRecurrent concern about illness/no symptoms for 2+ weeksV04813
O1IOther recurrent bothersome comp to repeat for 2+ weeksV04814
O3AFreq OCD exp-# mins/hours each day exp OCD behavior (all)V04817
O3BUnit of time # mins/hours experienced OCD, O3AV04818
O3CExperienced OCD behavior at least 60 min/day (all)V04819
O5AFreq OCD exp-# mins/hours each day exp OCD behav (gt eq3)V04822
O5BUnit of time # mins/hours experienced OCD behavior, O5AV04823
O5CExperienced OCD behavior at least 60 min/day (gt eq3)V04824
O7Amt time spent w/ unpleasant thoughts/image/impul on mindV04826
O8Amt of time spend on repetitive behav or mental actsV04828
O10Considered thoughts/impulses excessive and unreasonableV04835
O10APay more attention to images/impulses than deservedV04836
O11Thoughts/images/impulses make you anxiousV04837
O12Extent to which thoughts/imulses interf w/ work/soc/relationV04840
O13Attempted to get thoughts/images/impulses out of mindV04842
O14Thoughts/images/imp so strong couldn't get out of headV04844
O16Had thoughts/images/impulses 2+ weeks in past yearV04846
O16ARecent month had thoughts/images/impulsesV04847
O16B# weeks had thoughts/images/impulses most days in past yrV04848
O16CAge last had thoughts/images/impul most days for 2+ wksV04849
O17A# mintes/hours in past yr had thought, image, imV04852
O17BUnit of time, O17AV04854
O17CAt least 60 minutes a dayV09434
O18Extent these images/impul make you upset/anxious in past yrV04856
O19Amt effort to resist thoughts/images/impul in past yrV04857
O20When tried to resist, how much control over thoughts/impulV04858
O22Considered repeated behavior excessive or unreasonableV04859
O22AThink behaviors were useless and unnecessary/overdoneV04860
O23Feel bad thing will happen if not repetitiveV04861
O24Exent which repetitiveness inferf w/ work/social life/relationsV04862
O24AFreq unable to conduct normal activities due to behaviorsV04863
O25Tried to resist doing things over and overV04864
O25AImpul/urges so strong that couldn't resist regardless of effortV04865
O26Upset when prevented from carrying out repeated behaviorV04866
O28Repeated behav/mental acts most days 2+ wks in past yrV04867
O28ARecent repeated behav/mental actsV04868
O28B# weeks carried out repeated behav/mental acts in past yrV04869
O28CAge last carried out repet behavior most days for 2+ weeksV04870
O29A# mins/hours spend each day conducting repetitive behavior V04871
O29BUnit of time spent conduct repetitive behavior each day, O29AV04872
O30Extent repeated behaviors make you upset/anxious in past yrV04873
O30AExtent upset when prevented from repetitive behavior in past yrV04874
O31Extent effort to resist repetitive behavior/mental actsV04875
O32When tried to resist, amt of control over doing repetitive behavV04876
O37AOCDB behavior ever result of physical causeV04877
O37BOCD behavior always result of physical causeV04878
O37C01Physical cause resulting in OCD behavior-1st mention (2 iterations)V04879
O45Remember exact age of very 1st OCD behavior of 2+ wksV04893
O45AAge of very 1st OCD behavior of 2+ wksV04894
O45B1Estimate age of 1st time OCD behavior of 2+ wksV04896
O45B21st OCD behavior of 2+ weeks before started schoolV04897
O45B31st OCD behavior of 2+ weeks before teensV04898
O46# different years had OCD most days for 2+ weeksV04899
O47ALongest continous # wk/mth/year had OCD most daysV04900
O47BUnit of time of longest continuous OCD most days, O47AV04901
O49AWorst mth past yr-OCD behav interfere w/ home mgmtV04902
O49BWorst mth past yr-OCD behav interfere w/ ability to workV04903
O49CWorst mth past yr-OCD behav interf w/ form/maint relationsV04904
O49DWorst mth past yr-OCD behav interfere with social lifeV04905
O51# days in past year unable to work/normal acts due to OCDV04906
O53ATalked to professional about OCD behaviorV04907O15*
O54Age 1st talked professional about OCD behaviorV04908
O67Received helpful/effective treatment for OCD behaviorV04909
O67AAge 1st received helpful/effective treatment for OCD behaviorV04910
O67B# prof talked to about OCD behavior incl helpful trmt docV04911
O67C# professionals ever talked to about OCD behavior V04912
O69Received professional treatment for OCD behav in past yrV04913
O70Hospitalized overnight for OCD behaviorV04914
O70AAge 1st hospitalized overnight for OCD behaviorV04915
O70B# of separate times hospitalized for OCD behaviorV04916
O45BEstimate age of 1st time OCD behavior of 2+ wksV04895

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