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Decision Aid Summary

Title Obsessive-compulsive disorder: Should I take medicine for OCD?
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Audience People with sever symptoms of OCD.
Options included Use medicine to help control your obsessive-compulsive behaviors.
Use counseling only.
Year of last update or review 2022
Format Web, paper
Developer Healthwise
Where was it developed? www.healthwise.org
Health condition Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Type of decision aid Treatment
Language English
Based on IPDAS criteria (International Patient Decision Aid Standards) this decision aid (and/or supporting materials) meets:
7 out of 7 criteria to be defined as a patient decision aid
7 out of 8 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision
Not applicable: other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing

Last modified: 2024-03-04.