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What does ICD stand for?

ICD stands for Impulse Control Disorder (psychology)

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A study coauthored by Jason Schnittker, an associate professor of sociology at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, shows that many of the most common psychiatric disorders found among former inmates, including impulse control disorders, emerge in childhood and adolescence and, therefore, predate incarceration.
Among 270 patients who answered questions about ICDs on the Questionnaire for Impulsive-Compulsive Behaviors in Parkinson's Disease at both baseline and follow-up, 22 had a new-onset impulse control disorder at follow-up, 31 had their ICDs resolve at follow-up, 135 had no ICD at both baseline and follow-up, and 82 reported stable ICDs at both time points, the investigators said.