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Research & Reviews  329 results

Clinical Characteristics of Youth with Trichotillomania (Hair-Pulling Disorder) and Exc...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10578-022-01458-w
Child Psychiatry and Human Development; Ricketts EJ, Peris TS et. al.

Nov 1st, 2022 - Body-focused repetitive disorders (BFRBDs) are understudied in youth and understanding of their underlying mechanisms is limited. This study evaluated BFRBD clinical characteristics, and two factors commonly implicated in their maintenance - emoti...

Significance of family history in understanding and subtyping trichotillomania.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.comppsych.2022.152349
Comprehensive Psychiatry; Zhang J, Grant JE

Oct 11th, 2022 - The existence of subtypes of trichotillomania (TTM) have long been hypothesized, and recent studies have further elucidated characteristic subtypes of TTM and possible ramifications of subtyping for treatment. In clinical applications of subtyping...

The hunt for N-acetylcysteine: Medicine or dietary supplement?
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/258393/obsessive-compulsive-disorder/hunt-n-acetylcysteine-medicine-or-dietary
Dinah Miller, MD

Oct 4th, 2022 - Medicine or dietary supplement? N-acetylcysteine (NAC) is marketed as both and in 2021, the supplement abruptly became difficult to find, causing distress to people who had been using it for a variety of conditions. The story behind its disappeara.

Efficacy of Valbenazine for the Treatment of Trichotillomania in Adults
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05207085

Sep 27th, 2022 - Eligible subjects will be randomized in a double-blind manner in a 1:1 ratio to once-daily doses of valbenazine or placebo for 12 weeks. After week 12, all subjects will begin the 12-week, open-label portion of the study in which they all get thei...

Aripiprazole in Body Focused Repetitive Behaviors
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05545891

Sep 19th, 2022 - The goal of the proposed study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of aripiprazole in 100 subjects with DSM-5 trichotillomania (TTM) or skin picking disorder (SPD). The hypothesis to be tested is that aripiprazole will be effective and well tol...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  48 results

Efficacy of Valbenazine for the Treatment of Trichotillomania in Adults
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05207085

Sep 27th, 2022 - Eligible subjects will be randomized in a double-blind manner in a 1:1 ratio to once-daily doses of valbenazine or placebo for 12 weeks. After week 12, all subjects will begin the 12-week, open-label portion of the study in which they all get thei...

Aripiprazole in Body Focused Repetitive Behaviors
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05545891

Sep 19th, 2022 - The goal of the proposed study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of aripiprazole in 100 subjects with DSM-5 trichotillomania (TTM) or skin picking disorder (SPD). The hypothesis to be tested is that aripiprazole will be effective and well tol...

Leveraging Technological Advancements to Improve the Treatment of Trichotillomania
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05003401

Sep 9th, 2022 - Novel technologies present one solution to help identify and reduce automatic pulling behaviors associated with trichotillomania (TTM). The Keen 2 is one such novel technology, which is a bracelet which gives the user alerts in the form of a vibra...

Internet CBT for Trichotillomania and Skin Picking Disorder
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04559750

Sep 7th, 2022 - The primary aim of the study is to test the feasibility, safety and efficacy of a manual based, Internet-delivered, behavior therapy (I-BT) for trichotillomania and skin picking disorder.

Effects of Ondansetron in Obsessive-compulsive and Tic Disorders
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03239210

Aug 8th, 2022 - Many psychiatric disorders are associated with altered sensory experiences arising from within the body. Examples include increased experience of sensations or urges in muscles, skins, joints or visceral organs in Tic/Tourette's Disorders, OCD pat...

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News  54 results

The hunt for N-acetylcysteine: Medicine or dietary supplement?
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/258393/obsessive-compulsive-disorder/hunt-n-acetylcysteine-medicine-or-dietary
Dinah Miller, MD

Oct 4th, 2022 - Medicine or dietary supplement? N-acetylcysteine (NAC) is marketed as both and in 2021, the supplement abruptly became difficult to find, causing distress to people who had been using it for a variety of conditions. The story behind its disappeara.

The Hunt for N-Acetylcysteine: Medicine or Dietary Supplement?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/981854

Oct 4th, 2022 - Medicine or dietary supplement? N-acetylcysteine (NAC) is marketed as both and in 2021, the supplement abruptly became difficult to find, causing distress to people who had been using it for a variety of conditions. The story behind its disappeara...

Skin-picking, hair-pulling disorders: Diagnostic criteria, prevalence, and treatment
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/256748/pediatrics/skin-picking-hair-pulling-disorders-diagnostic-criteria
Doug Brunk

Aug 2nd, 2022 - INDIANAPOLIS – Despite the common prevalence of skin-picking disorder and trichotillomania (hair pulling), no Food and Drug Administration–approved treatments exist for either condition. And while both body-focused repetitive behavior disorders af.

Treatment Options Limited for Skin-Picking, Hair-Pulling Disorders
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/978447

Aug 2nd, 2022 - INDIANAPOLIS – Despite the common prevalence of skin-picking disorder and trichotillomania (hair pulling), no Food and Drug Administration–approved treatments exist for either condition. And while both body-focused repetitive behavior disorders af...

A toddler presents with patchy hair loss
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/256426/dermatology/toddler-presents-patchy-hair-loss
MDedge Pediatrics; Michael Haft, MD, Lawrence F. Eichenfield, MD

Jul 21st, 2022 - Given the history of sudden hair loss, with the exam revealing a well-circumscribed patch of focal alopecia without cutaneous inflammation, hairs with a narrow base and broad distal shaft, the diagnosis is alopecia areata (AA). Alopecia areata (AA.

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Patient Education  6 results see all →