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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English


  • Impulse control disorders,
  • Impulse Control Disorders -- therapy,
  • Impulse Control Disorders -- etiology,
  • Socioeconomic Factors

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Elias Aboujaoude, Lorrin M. Koran.
ContributionsAboujaoude, Elias, 1971-, Koran, Lorrin M.
LC ClassificationsRC569.5.I46 I467 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23202658M
ISBN 109780521898706
LC Control Number2009013485

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  Editorial Reviews. Reviewer: Steven T Herron, MD (CPI/Assurance Health and Wellness) Description: Compiled by authors with expertise in the understanding, diagnosis, and treatment of impulse control disorders (ICDs), this book addresses various aspects of these conditions from theoretical and practical perspectives. Purpose: Though penned as a guide for "excellent treatment" of Brand: Elias Aboujaoude MD. Examples of impulse control disorders include oppositional defiant disorder, conduct disorder, intermittent explosive disorder, kleptomania, and pyromania. 2 According to data from the fourth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), about % of the general population is estimated to have an impulse control disorder. 3.   Impulse control disorders include addictions to alcohol r drugs, eating disorders, compulsive gambling, paraphilias sexual fantasies and behaviors involving non-human objects, suffering.   Drs Elias Aboujaoude and Lorrin M. Koran have collated the world's foremost experts in ICD research and treatment to create a comprehensive book on the frequency, evolution, treatment, and related public policy, public health, forensic, and medical issues of these disorders. This is the first book to bring together medical and social knowledge bases related to impulse control disorders.